The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 145 179 227
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +48
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 921 733 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.01% 1.65% 1.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.60% 33.39% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 769 635 520
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
SaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2825 2195 1798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.17% 4.93% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2302 1912 1585
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

SaaS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the London region.

SaaS Salary Trend in London

SaaS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in London

SaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 171 £53,500 +12.63% 15
Harrow - 19 £40,000 - 1
Croydon +2 9 £52,500 - 2
Uxbridge +10 5 £31,250 -38.42%
Docklands, London +3 5 £40,000 -48.71%
Kingston Upon Thames -27 4 £48,250 +20.62%
Canary Wharf +18 2 £82,000 +5.12%
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 - 2
Sidcup - 2 £23,500 - 1
Upminster - 2 £65,000 -
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £88,000 - 1
Ruislip - 1 £30,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £62,500 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 566 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (21.87%) SQL
3 414 (21.81%) Java
4 405 (21.34%) JavaScript
5 363 (19.13%) Degree
6 344 (18.12%) HTML
7 329 (17.33%) Finance
8 323 (17.02%) Linux
9 319 (16.81%) SQL Server
10 316 (16.65%) .NET
11 289 (15.23%) CRM
12 285 (15.02%) MySQL
13 281 (14.81%) CSS
14 262 (13.80%) Salesforce.com
15 261 (13.75%) Oracle
16 251 (13.22%) E-Commerce
17 248 (13.07%) Windows
18 246 (12.96%) Project Management
19 245 (12.91%) Marketing
20 228 (12.01%) Web Services
21 212 (11.17%) Microsoft
22 208 (10.96%) Scrum
23 195 (10.27%) XML
24 192 (10.12%) C#
25 181 (9.54%) TDD
26 180 (9.48%) QA
27 179 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
28 169 (8.90%) PaaS
29 168 (8.85%) Software Engineering
30 165 (8.69%) PHP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 97 (5.11%) Tomcat
2 91 (4.79%) Apache
3 86 (4.53%) IIS
4 53 (2.79%) Drupal
5 41 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 38 (2.00%) Node.js
7 35 (1.84%) CMS
8 32 (1.69%) WebSphere
9 21 (1.11%) Apache Solr
10 18 (0.95%) nginx
10 18 (0.95%) WebLogic
11 15 (0.79%) MS Exchange
12 14 (0.74%) WordPress
13 13 (0.68%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (0.47%) Confluence
16 7 (0.37%) Lync
16 7 (0.37%) Documentum
17 6 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 133 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.53%) MS Office
3 23 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.79%) MS Project
6 11 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.053%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.053%) InDesign
8 1 (0.053%) Revit
8 1 (0.053%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 40 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.63%) Workday HCM
4 9 (0.47%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 9 (0.47%) Magento
4 9 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
5 7 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.32%) Optimost
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.16%) SalesLogix
8 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.053%) Lawson
10 1 (0.053%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.053%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 169 (8.90%) PaaS
2 104 (5.48%) IaaS
3 83 (4.37%) Cloud Computing
4 67 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
5 50 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 39 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (1.37%) Heroku
8 24 (1.26%) Office 365
8 24 (1.26%) Force.com
9 20 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
10 15 (0.79%) Google Apps
11 13 (0.68%) Rackspace Cloud
12 12 (0.63%) Taleo
13 10 (0.53%) GitHub
14 8 (0.42%) MailChimp
15 7 (0.37%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.26%) Joyent
17 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
18 1 (0.053%) LucidChart
18 1 (0.053%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 83 (4.37%) Firewall
2 53 (2.79%) Internet
3 49 (2.58%) DNS
4 48 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 47 (2.48%) SSL
6 41 (2.16%) HTTP
7 35 (1.84%) WAN
8 31 (1.63%) VPN
9 30 (1.58%) LDAP
10 24 (1.26%) SMTP
10 24 (1.26%) SAN
11 20 (1.05%) LAN
12 18 (0.95%) Network Security
13 17 (0.90%) FTP
14 16 (0.84%) Wireless
15 14 (0.74%) Unified Communications
16 13 (0.68%) IPsec
17 12 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (0.58%) SMS
19 10 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 285 (15.02%) MySQL
3 109 (5.74%) Big Data
4 73 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 72 (3.79%) Relational Database
6 59 (3.11%) NoSQL
7 49 (2.58%) Data Mining
8 40 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 36 (1.90%) Hadoop
10 31 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (1.42%) Redis
12 24 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (0.84%) DB2
14 16 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (0.63%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (0.53%) DTS
17 9 (0.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 83 (4.37%) Subversion
2 80 (4.21%) JIRA
3 79 (4.16%) Git (software)
4 57 (3.00%) Jenkins
5 54 (2.85%) Selenium
5 54 (2.85%) Maven
6 45 (2.37%) Eclipse
7 42 (2.21%) JUnit
8 40 (2.11%) Hudson
9 37 (1.95%) Cucumber
10 31 (1.63%) Visual Studio
11 25 (1.32%) NetBeans
12 22 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (1.11%) WebDriver
13 21 (1.11%) PHPUnit
14 18 (0.95%) JMeter
15 16 (0.84%) NUnit
15 16 (0.84%) Mercurial
15 16 (0.84%) RSpec
16 14 (0.74%) JProfiler
General
1 329 (17.33%) Finance
2 245 (12.91%) Marketing
3 127 (6.69%) Retail
4 114 (6.01%) Telecoms
5 84 (4.43%) Advertising
6 81 (4.27%) Banking
7 60 (3.16%) Front Office
8 42 (2.21%) Games
9 38 (2.00%) Law
10 36 (1.90%) German Language
11 35 (1.84%) Publishing
11 35 (1.84%) Billing
12 28 (1.48%) Legal
13 24 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 22 (1.16%) French Language
15 17 (0.90%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.47%) Back Office
16 9 (0.47%) Electronics
17 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
18 4 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 372 (19.60%) Developer
2 218 (11.49%) Consultant
3 210 (11.06%) Architect
4 202 (10.64%) Analyst
5 131 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 84 (4.43%) Senior Developer
7 75 (3.95%) Java Developer
8 71 (3.74%) Product Manager
9 69 (3.64%) Technical Manager
9 69 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 68 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
11 65 (3.42%) Administrator
12 64 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
13 50 (2.63%) Technical Architect
14 49 (2.58%) Senior Manager
15 45 (2.37%) Web Developer
15 45 (2.37%) .NET Developer
16 44 (2.32%) Junior
17 42 (2.21%) Applications Support
18 41 (2.16%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (18.12%) HTML
2 316 (16.65%) .NET
3 281 (14.81%) CSS
4 228 (12.01%) Web Services
5 195 (10.27%) XML
6 138 (7.27%) ASP.NET
7 136 (7.17%) jQuery
8 114 (6.01%) REST
9 112 (5.90%) HTML5
10 86 (4.53%) SOAP
11 85 (4.48%) LAMP
11 85 (4.48%) Spring
12 77 (4.06%) CSS3
13 70 (3.69%) RESTful
14 67 (3.53%) Ajax
15 63 (3.32%) J2EE
16 59 (3.11%) Hibernate
17 52 (2.74%) JSP
18 44 (2.32%) Servlets
18 44 (2.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 179 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (8.27%) Enterprise Software
3 104 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 88 (4.64%) Open Source
5 77 (4.06%) User Experience
6 63 (3.32%) Social Media
7 41 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 38 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 30 (1.58%) Replication
10 26 (1.37%) CMDB
11 25 (1.32%) Mathematics
12 22 (1.16%) Digital Media
13 21 (1.11%) Taxonomies
14 20 (1.05%) Life Science
14 20 (1.05%) Visualisation
15 19 (1.00%) FMCG
16 18 (0.95%) Learning Management System
17 14 (0.74%) Client/Server
18 13 (0.68%) Statistics
18 13 (0.68%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 323 (17.02%) Linux
2 248 (13.07%) Windows
3 118 (6.22%) UNIX
4 40 (2.11%) Ubuntu
5 39 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (1.79%) CentOS
7 32 (1.69%) Android
7 32 (1.69%) Debian
8 31 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 18 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 17 (0.90%) FreeBSD
13 15 (0.79%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.68%) OpenBSD
15 11 (0.58%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.37%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (15.23%) CRM
3 251 (13.22%) E-Commerce
4 246 (12.96%) Project Management
5 208 (10.96%) Scrum
6 181 (9.54%) TDD
7 168 (8.85%) Software Engineering
8 164 (8.64%) ITIL
9 156 (8.22%) Analytics
10 127 (6.69%) MVC
11 125 (6.59%) BDD
12 111 (5.85%) OO
13 109 (5.74%) PRINCE2
14 108 (5.69%) ERP
15 101 (5.32%) SOA
16 91 (4.79%) Web Development
17 88 (4.64%) Service Delivery
18 82 (4.32%) Product Management
19 81 (4.27%) Waterfall
19 81 (4.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 415 (21.87%) SQL
2 414 (21.81%) Java
3 405 (21.34%) JavaScript
4 192 (10.12%) C#
5 165 (8.69%) PHP
6 101 (5.32%) Python
7 83 (4.37%) Ruby
8 57 (3.00%) C++
9 48 (2.53%) Perl
10 46 (2.42%) T-SQL
11 36 (1.90%) Bash Shell
12 32 (1.69%) C
13 28 (1.48%) PHP5
14 26 (1.37%) Shell Script
15 21 (1.11%) PL/SQL
15 21 (1.11%) PowerShell
16 20 (1.05%) VB
17 15 (0.79%) Scala
17 15 (0.79%) VB6
18 12 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 363 (19.13%) Degree
2 27 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
2 27 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 24 (1.26%) PMP
3 24 (1.26%) PMI Certification
4 23 (1.21%) MBA
5 20 (1.05%) ISEB
6 19 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
8 16 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (0.74%) CCNA
10 13 (0.68%) Security Cleared
11 12 (0.63%) CEH
12 11 (0.58%) CBAP
13 8 (0.42%) OSCP
13 8 (0.42%) OSCE
13 8 (0.42%) MCSE
14 6 (0.32%) CISSP
14 6 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (9.48%) QA
2 37 (1.95%) ISO 9001
2 37 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 32 (1.69%) SLA
5 6 (0.32%) COBIT
6 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.053%) HIPAA
System Software
1 79 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (3.69%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.90%) Varnish
4 14 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.68%) vSphere
6 6 (0.32%) Docker
6 6 (0.32%) XenApp
7 5 (0.26%) XenServer
7 5 (0.26%) NFS
8 4 (0.21%) KVM
9 3 (0.16%) SpamAssassin
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.16%) Postfix
10 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.11%) Squid
11 1 (0.053%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.053%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.053%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.053%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 77 (4.06%) Puppet
2 65 (3.42%) Nagios
3 59 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (1.74%) Opsview
5 19 (1.00%) Cacti
6 12 (0.63%) ZABBIX
6 12 (0.63%) Vagrant
7 10 (0.53%) HAProxy
7 10 (0.53%) Capistrano
8 9 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (0.37%) Ansible
10 6 (0.32%) Salt
11 4 (0.21%) SmokePing
11 4 (0.21%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.21%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 3 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.16%) MIMEsweeper
12 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 262 (13.80%) Salesforce.com
2 261 (13.75%) Oracle
3 212 (11.17%) Microsoft
4 119 (6.27%) VMware
5 89 (4.69%) SAP
6 73 (3.85%) Google
7 54 (2.85%) Cisco
8 52 (2.74%) ServiceNow
9 51 (2.69%) Red Hat
10 45 (2.37%) JBoss
11 36 (1.90%) Siebel
12 30 (1.58%) IBM
12 30 (1.58%) CyberSource
13 29 (1.53%) Adobe
14 28 (1.48%) Rackspace
15 26 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
16 23 (1.21%) Citrix
16 23 (1.21%) TEOCO
16 23 (1.21%) F5
17 22 (1.16%) Jaspersoft
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + options + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £38000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Generous package
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
RecruitX
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holida
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + OTE 36, 000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EE
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexible Work
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, health etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago