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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 139 185 202
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +17
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 897 741 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.13% 1.72% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.08% 29.57% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 669 652 512
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £78,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
3085 2506 1921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.33% 5.82% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 2138 1637
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +54 172 £56,250 +12.50% 54
Kingston Upon Thames +5 14 £55,000 - 1
Croydon +10 12 £30,000 -31.42% 2
Uxbridge +5 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Chessington -5 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Brentford - 5 £35,000 -
Docklands, London - 4 £72,500 -
Westminster - 2 £45,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Sidcup - 2 £55,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £70,000 -
Teddington - 1 £42,500 -
Bromley - 1 £55,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 429 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (19.72%) SQL
3 305 (19.46%) Degree
4 302 (19.27%) Finance
5 282 (18.00%) Java
6 240 (15.32%) Windows
7 237 (15.12%) CRM
8 229 (14.61%) Linux
9 225 (14.36%) Marketing
10 220 (14.04%) Microsoft
11 219 (13.98%) SQL Server
12 218 (13.91%) Project Management
13 210 (13.40%) Salesforce.com
14 198 (12.64%) JavaScript
15 189 (12.06%) .NET
16 183 (11.68%) HTML
17 179 (11.42%) Oracle
18 166 (10.59%) PaaS
19 163 (10.40%) Web Services
20 162 (10.34%) ITIL
20 162 (10.34%) Retail
21 157 (10.02%) E-Commerce
22 155 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
23 150 (9.57%) MS Excel
24 145 (9.25%) MySQL
25 132 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
26 131 (8.36%) VMware
27 130 (8.30%) C#
28 129 (8.23%) CSS
29 125 (7.98%) SAP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 66 (4.21%) IIS
2 54 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 48 (3.06%) Apache
4 37 (2.36%) Node.js
5 27 (1.72%) OpenStack
6 25 (1.60%) MS Exchange
7 23 (1.47%) CMS
8 20 (1.28%) WebSphere
9 19 (1.21%) JBoss
10 17 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 17 (1.08%) Apache Solr
11 14 (0.89%) NetWeaver
11 14 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.83%) nginx
12 13 (0.83%) Lync
13 8 (0.51%) SAS
14 6 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.32%) Confluence
15 5 (0.32%) Drupal
15 5 (0.32%) Mule
Applications
1 150 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.53%) MS Office
3 12 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.19%) MS Project
7 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.064%) FastStats
8 1 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 34 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.34%) SAP ERP
3 15 (0.96%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.64%) SAP CRM
5 8 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.51%) SAP CO
5 8 (0.51%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.51%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.45%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.45%) Workday HCM
7 5 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.13%) Magento
9 2 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
10 1 (0.064%) Agresso
10 1 (0.064%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 166 (10.59%) PaaS
2 118 (7.53%) IaaS
3 74 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
4 53 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
5 52 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 35 (2.23%) Office 365
7 20 (1.28%) Force.com
8 15 (0.96%) Google Apps
9 13 (0.83%) Heroku
10 12 (0.77%) Terremark
11 11 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
12 10 (0.64%) GitHub
13 9 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (0.45%) Taleo
15 5 (0.32%) CloudBees
16 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
17 3 (0.19%) SoftLayer
17 3 (0.19%) Joyent
18 2 (0.13%) Route 53
18 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 103 (6.57%) Firewall
2 52 (3.32%) Internet
3 39 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 37 (2.36%) HTTP
5 35 (2.23%) SAN
6 33 (2.11%) WAN
7 31 (1.98%) DNS
8 26 (1.66%) SSL
9 25 (1.60%) VPN
10 20 (1.28%) LDAP
10 20 (1.28%) MPLS
11 16 (1.02%) Network Security
12 12 (0.77%) BGP
13 10 (0.64%) LAN
13 10 (0.64%) NAS
14 9 (0.57%) VLAN
15 8 (0.51%) FTP
16 7 (0.45%) EIGRP
16 7 (0.45%) SMTP
16 7 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 145 (9.25%) MySQL
3 74 (4.72%) Big Data
4 42 (2.68%) NoSQL
5 36 (2.30%) Data Mining
6 35 (2.23%) MongoDB
7 33 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 25 (1.60%) Hadoop
9 21 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (1.15%) Oracle Database
12 17 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (1.08%) DB2
12 17 (1.08%) SAP HANA
13 16 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (0.57%) QlikView
18 8 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 52 (3.32%) Git (software)
2 46 (2.94%) Selenium
3 33 (2.11%) Maven
4 32 (2.04%) Subversion
5 29 (1.85%) JIRA
6 27 (1.72%) Cucumber
7 24 (1.53%) Jenkins
8 20 (1.28%) WebDriver
9 15 (0.96%) Hudson
9 15 (0.96%) JUnit
10 14 (0.89%) Eclipse
11 11 (0.70%) Toad
11 11 (0.70%) RSpec
11 11 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
12 9 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.51%) JProfiler
13 8 (0.51%) YourKit
14 7 (0.45%) Ant
14 7 (0.45%) LSMW
15 6 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 302 (19.27%) Finance
2 225 (14.36%) Marketing
3 162 (10.34%) Retail
4 85 (5.42%) Games
5 81 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 78 (4.98%) Manufacturing
7 50 (3.19%) Law
8 45 (2.87%) Advertising
9 44 (2.81%) Billing
9 44 (2.81%) Legal
10 43 (2.74%) Banking
11 42 (2.68%) Front Office
12 26 (1.66%) German Language
13 25 (1.60%) French Language
14 19 (1.21%) Back Office
15 18 (1.15%) Financial Institution
15 18 (1.15%) Publishing
16 10 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.64%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 244 (15.57%) Developer
2 204 (13.02%) Consultant
3 186 (11.87%) Architect
4 182 (11.61%) Analyst
5 70 (4.47%) Project Manager
6 69 (4.40%) Business Analyst
7 67 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
8 65 (4.15%) Applications Support
9 60 (3.83%) Java Developer
10 59 (3.77%) Support Engineer
11 57 (3.64%) Senior Developer
12 50 (3.19%) Support Analyst
13 48 (3.06%) Administrator
14 46 (2.94%) Enterprise Architect
15 42 (2.68%) Senior Manager
16 40 (2.55%) Product Manager
17 39 (2.49%) Salesforce.com Consultant
18 38 (2.43%) Systems Administrator
19 36 (2.30%) Sales Manager
20 35 (2.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (12.06%) .NET
2 183 (11.68%) HTML
3 163 (10.40%) Web Services
4 129 (8.23%) CSS
5 86 (5.49%) XML
6 75 (4.79%) Spring
7 69 (4.40%) ASP.NET
8 63 (4.02%) jQuery
9 60 (3.83%) HTML5
10 55 (3.51%) J2EE
11 53 (3.38%) RESTful
12 45 (2.87%) REST
13 41 (2.62%) AngularJS
14 38 (2.43%) Hibernate
15 37 (2.36%) JSON
15 37 (2.36%) CSS3
16 33 (2.11%) .NET Framework
17 32 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
18 30 (1.91%) JSP
19 29 (1.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 155 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (6.89%) Enterprise Software
3 100 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 58 (3.70%) Open Source
5 51 (3.25%) Mobile App
6 48 (3.06%) Social Media
7 43 (2.74%) Management Information System
8 39 (2.49%) User Experience
9 27 (1.72%) Data Structures
10 25 (1.60%) Digital Media
11 24 (1.53%) Visualisation
12 23 (1.47%) Replication
12 23 (1.47%) Life Science
13 22 (1.40%) Mathematics
14 19 (1.21%) CMDB
15 18 (1.15%) Client/Server
15 18 (1.15%) Algorithms
16 16 (1.02%) Hedge funds
17 15 (0.96%) FMCG
17 15 (0.96%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 240 (15.32%) Windows
2 229 (14.61%) Linux
3 121 (7.72%) UNIX
4 31 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (1.72%) Android
7 22 (1.40%) Apple iOS
8 19 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.15%) CentOS
10 16 (1.02%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
12 13 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.70%) Solaris
13 11 (0.70%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.38%) AIX
15 5 (0.32%) Debian
15 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.13%) VMS
18 1 (0.064%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (15.12%) CRM
3 218 (13.91%) Project Management
4 162 (10.34%) ITIL
5 157 (10.02%) E-Commerce
6 132 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
7 113 (7.21%) Analytics
8 105 (6.70%) ERP
9 104 (6.64%) Scrum
10 101 (6.45%) SOA
11 88 (5.62%) MVC
12 86 (5.49%) Software Engineering
13 85 (5.42%) TDD
14 81 (5.17%) Service Management
14 81 (5.17%) Business Development
15 77 (4.91%) DevOps
16 75 (4.79%) Change Management
17 72 (4.59%) Migration
18 65 (4.15%) OO
19 61 (3.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 309 (19.72%) SQL
2 282 (18.00%) Java
3 198 (12.64%) JavaScript
4 130 (8.30%) C#
5 96 (6.13%) PHP
6 71 (4.53%) Python
7 69 (4.40%) C
8 59 (3.77%) Ruby
9 51 (3.25%) C++
10 45 (2.87%) Perl
11 38 (2.43%) T-SQL
12 30 (1.91%) Scala
13 25 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 23 (1.47%) PL/SQL
15 22 (1.40%) VB.NET
16 17 (1.08%) Apex Code
17 16 (1.02%) Bash Shell
18 14 (0.89%) VB
19 13 (0.83%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 305 (19.46%) Degree
2 41 (2.62%) SAP Certification
3 27 (1.72%) VCP4
4 24 (1.53%) VTSP
5 23 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.40%) CISSP
7 19 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (1.02%) PMI Certification
9 15 (0.96%) PMP
10 13 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (0.77%) CCNA
12 11 (0.70%) ISEB
12 11 (0.70%) MCSE
13 10 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.57%) CCNP
14 9 (0.57%) SC Cleared
15 8 (0.51%) CEH
15 8 (0.51%) MBA
16 7 (0.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.00%) QA
2 26 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.28%) SLA
4 17 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 1 (0.064%) COBIT
9 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.064%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.064%) COSO
System Software
1 110 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (4.28%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.21%) vSphere
4 18 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.45%) Varnish
6 7 (0.45%) KVM
7 6 (0.38%) Docker
7 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (0.32%) SpamAssassin
9 3 (0.19%) NFS
10 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.13%) XenApp
10 2 (0.13%) vCloud
11 1 (0.064%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.064%) XenServer
11 1 (0.064%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.064%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.064%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.064%) Snort
Systems Management
1 71 (4.53%) Puppet
2 50 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (2.30%) Nagios
4 16 (1.02%) ZABBIX
5 9 (0.57%) Tivoli
5 9 (0.57%) Vagrant
6 8 (0.51%) Ansible
6 8 (0.51%) SCCM
7 7 (0.45%) Opsview
8 6 (0.38%) SCOM
8 6 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.32%) MIMEsweeper
10 3 (0.19%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.19%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.19%) Bacula
10 3 (0.19%) logstash
11 2 (0.13%) Kibana
11 2 (0.13%) Cisco LMS
11 2 (0.13%) Graphite
11 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 220 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 210 (13.40%) Salesforce.com
3 179 (11.42%) Oracle
4 131 (8.36%) VMware
5 125 (7.98%) SAP
6 54 (3.45%) Cisco
7 46 (2.94%) Google
8 42 (2.68%) Red Hat
9 38 (2.43%) ServiceNow
10 29 (1.85%) Adobe
10 29 (1.85%) Siebel
11 23 (1.47%) HP
12 22 (1.40%) F5
13 21 (1.34%) IBM
14 19 (1.21%) Rackspace
15 17 (1.08%) Apple
16 16 (1.02%) NetApp
16 16 (1.02%) Facebook
17 15 (0.96%) Twitter
17 15 (0.96%) Dell
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Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Circa 55K Base + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Bonus + on call
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits
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