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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 142 174 223
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +49
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 961 721 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.07% 1.64% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.65% 32.86% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 791 623 538
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £78,000 £85,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.50%
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
2856 2194 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.15% 4.98% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2328 1922 1592
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 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +43 188 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Harrow - 19 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -27 7 £60,000 +50.00%
Uxbridge +6 6 £42,500 -42.95%
Croydon -5 4 £43,750 -16.66%
Brentford - 3 £65,000 -
Westminster - 3 - -
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 -
Upminster - 2 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf +11 1 £46,500 -40.38%
Chiswick - 1 £62,500 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 428 (22.19%) SQL
2 427 (22.14%) JavaScript
3 414 (21.46%) Java
4 377 (19.54%) HTML
5 375 (19.44%) Degree
6 334 (17.31%) Finance
7 333 (17.26%) .NET
8 328 (17.00%) SQL Server
9 318 (16.49%) Linux
10 307 (15.91%) CSS
11 301 (15.60%) CRM
12 287 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
13 285 (14.77%) MySQL
14 265 (13.74%) E-Commerce
14 265 (13.74%) Salesforce.com
15 262 (13.58%) Windows
16 252 (13.06%) Oracle
17 251 (13.01%) Project Management
18 249 (12.91%) Web Services
19 239 (12.39%) Marketing
20 226 (11.72%) Microsoft
21 222 (11.51%) C#
21 222 (11.51%) Scrum
22 210 (10.89%) XML
23 195 (10.11%) TDD
24 178 (9.23%) QA
25 171 (8.86%) Software Engineering
26 159 (8.24%) jQuery
27 156 (8.09%) PaaS
28 154 (7.98%) PHP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 101 (5.24%) Tomcat
2 93 (4.82%) Apache
3 90 (4.67%) IIS
4 58 (3.01%) Drupal
5 44 (2.28%) SharePoint
6 38 (1.97%) CMS
7 32 (1.66%) WebSphere
8 31 (1.61%) Node.js
9 19 (0.98%) nginx
9 19 (0.98%) WebLogic
10 18 (0.93%) MS Exchange
11 17 (0.88%) Apache Solr
12 16 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
13 14 (0.73%) WordPress
14 13 (0.67%) OpenStack
15 11 (0.57%) Confluence
16 9 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
16 9 (0.47%) Documentum
17 8 (0.41%) Lync
18 7 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 129 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.35%) MS Office
3 23 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (0.83%) MS Project
5 14 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.052%) Revit
8 1 (0.052%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.052%) InDesign
8 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.052%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 41 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.52%) Workday HCM
4 9 (0.47%) Magento
5 7 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.31%) Optimost
7 5 (0.26%) SalesLogix
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.10%) Lawson
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.10%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.052%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 156 (8.09%) PaaS
2 93 (4.82%) IaaS
3 78 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
4 69 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
5 54 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 40 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (1.24%) Office 365
7 24 (1.24%) Force.com
8 23 (1.19%) Heroku
9 18 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
10 14 (0.73%) Google Apps
11 13 (0.67%) Taleo
11 13 (0.67%) Rackspace Cloud
12 8 (0.41%) MailChimp
13 6 (0.31%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.26%) Joyent
14 5 (0.26%) GitHub
15 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
16 1 (0.052%) ElastiCache
16 1 (0.052%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 82 (4.25%) Firewall
2 59 (3.06%) Internet
3 53 (2.75%) DNS
4 46 (2.38%) SSL
5 43 (2.23%) TCP/IP
6 40 (2.07%) HTTP
7 33 (1.71%) VPN
8 30 (1.56%) LDAP
9 28 (1.45%) SMTP
10 27 (1.40%) WAN
11 24 (1.24%) SAN
12 19 (0.98%) Network Security
12 19 (0.98%) LAN
13 15 (0.78%) Wireless
13 15 (0.78%) IPsec
13 15 (0.78%) Unified Communications
14 13 (0.67%) VoIP
15 12 (0.62%) FTP
15 12 (0.62%) BGP
15 12 (0.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 285 (14.77%) MySQL
3 101 (5.24%) Big Data
4 77 (3.99%) Relational Database
5 74 (3.84%) MongoDB
6 68 (3.53%) NoSQL
7 46 (2.38%) Data Mining
8 45 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 37 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (1.61%) Hadoop
11 28 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (1.40%) Redis
13 26 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (1.04%) DB2
16 14 (0.73%) Oracle Database
17 10 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 9 (0.47%) DTS
18 9 (0.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 89 (4.61%) Git (software)
2 85 (4.41%) JIRA
3 81 (4.20%) Subversion
4 56 (2.90%) Maven
5 55 (2.85%) Jenkins
6 53 (2.75%) Selenium
7 48 (2.49%) JUnit
8 43 (2.23%) Eclipse
9 31 (1.61%) Visual Studio
9 31 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 31 (1.61%) Hudson
10 28 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (1.40%) WebDriver
12 24 (1.24%) NetBeans
12 24 (1.24%) PHPUnit
13 22 (1.14%) NUnit
14 17 (0.88%) Mercurial
15 16 (0.83%) RSpec
16 15 (0.78%) JMeter
17 14 (0.73%) JProfiler
General
1 334 (17.31%) Finance
2 239 (12.39%) Marketing
3 133 (6.89%) Retail
4 102 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 90 (4.67%) Advertising
6 83 (4.30%) Banking
7 60 (3.11%) Front Office
8 38 (1.97%) Law
9 37 (1.92%) German Language
10 36 (1.87%) Games
11 34 (1.76%) Publishing
12 27 (1.40%) Billing
13 26 (1.35%) Legal
14 21 (1.09%) French Language
15 19 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.67%) Manufacturing
17 12 (0.62%) Back Office
18 9 (0.47%) Electronics
19 7 (0.36%) Financial Institution
20 4 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 413 (21.41%) Developer
2 217 (11.25%) Consultant
3 206 (10.68%) Architect
4 201 (10.42%) Analyst
5 137 (7.10%) Project Manager
6 88 (4.56%) Senior Developer
7 83 (4.30%) Java Developer
8 73 (3.78%) Technical Manager
9 72 (3.73%) Product Manager
10 67 (3.47%) Business Analyst
11 64 (3.32%) Administrator
12 63 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
13 59 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
14 54 (2.80%) Technical Architect
15 53 (2.75%) Web Developer
16 51 (2.64%) .NET Developer
17 48 (2.49%) C# Developer
18 43 (2.23%) Junior
18 43 (2.23%) Senior Manager
18 43 (2.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (19.54%) HTML
2 333 (17.26%) .NET
3 307 (15.91%) CSS
4 249 (12.91%) Web Services
5 210 (10.89%) XML
6 159 (8.24%) jQuery
7 149 (7.72%) ASP.NET
8 133 (6.89%) HTML5
9 119 (6.17%) REST
10 89 (4.61%) LAMP
11 88 (4.56%) Spring
11 88 (4.56%) SOAP
12 87 (4.51%) CSS3
13 79 (4.10%) RESTful
14 69 (3.58%) Ajax
15 63 (3.27%) J2EE
16 55 (2.85%) JSP
17 53 (2.75%) Hibernate
18 52 (2.70%) WCF
19 49 (2.54%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 152 (7.88%) Enterprise Software
2 108 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 83 (4.30%) Open Source
4 64 (3.32%) Social Media
5 40 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 33 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 29 (1.50%) Replication
8 27 (1.40%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.24%) Taxonomies
10 23 (1.19%) CMDB
11 22 (1.14%) Visualisation
12 19 (0.98%) Digital Media
13 17 (0.88%) Learning Management System
14 14 (0.73%) Statistics
14 14 (0.73%) Life Science
15 13 (0.67%) FMCG
15 13 (0.67%) Data Integration
15 13 (0.67%) Kindle
16 12 (0.62%) EFT
17 11 (0.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 318 (16.49%) Linux
2 262 (13.58%) Windows
3 120 (6.22%) UNIX
4 43 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (2.02%) Ubuntu
6 34 (1.76%) CentOS
7 33 (1.71%) Debian
7 33 (1.71%) Android
8 30 (1.56%) Apple iOS
8 30 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 17 (0.88%) FreeBSD
12 16 (0.83%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.67%) OpenBSD
15 11 (0.57%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.36%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.26%) VMS
18 4 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (15.60%) CRM
2 287 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
3 265 (13.74%) E-Commerce
4 251 (13.01%) Project Management
5 222 (11.51%) Scrum
6 195 (10.11%) TDD
7 171 (8.86%) Software Engineering
8 152 (7.88%) ITIL
9 148 (7.67%) Analytics
10 147 (7.62%) MVC
11 122 (6.32%) ERP
12 119 (6.17%) BDD
13 118 (6.12%) OO
14 115 (5.96%) PRINCE2
15 99 (5.13%) SOA
16 92 (4.77%) Product Management
17 91 (4.72%) Web Development
18 85 (4.41%) Service Delivery
18 85 (4.41%) Content Management
19 83 (4.30%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 428 (22.19%) SQL
2 427 (22.14%) JavaScript
3 414 (21.46%) Java
4 222 (11.51%) C#
5 154 (7.98%) PHP
6 100 (5.18%) Python
7 85 (4.41%) Ruby
8 69 (3.58%) C++
9 47 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 45 (2.33%) Perl
11 36 (1.87%) Bash Shell
12 34 (1.76%) C
13 24 (1.24%) Shell Script
13 24 (1.24%) PHP5
14 20 (1.04%) PL/SQL
15 19 (0.98%) PowerShell
15 19 (0.98%) VB
16 15 (0.78%) Groovy
17 14 (0.73%) VB6
17 14 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 375 (19.44%) Degree
2 25 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 24 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (1.19%) PMP
4 23 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 20 (1.04%) MBA
6 19 (0.98%) ISEB
7 18 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 16 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
9 15 (0.78%) Security Cleared
10 14 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.67%) CEH
11 13 (0.67%) CCNA
12 9 (0.47%) CBAP
12 9 (0.47%) CISSP
13 8 (0.41%) OSCP
13 8 (0.41%) OSCE
13 8 (0.41%) MCSE
14 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (9.23%) QA
2 38 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (1.66%) SLA
4 30 (1.56%) ISO 9001
5 27 (1.40%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.31%) COBIT
7 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (3.84%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.88%) Varnish
4 14 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.73%) vSphere
5 6 (0.31%) XenApp
5 6 (0.31%) XenServer
6 4 (0.21%) KVM
6 4 (0.21%) Docker
7 3 (0.16%) Postfix
7 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.16%) NFS
7 3 (0.16%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (0.10%) Squid
8 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.052%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.052%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 73 (3.78%) Puppet
2 61 (3.16%) Nagios
3 55 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.61%) Opsview
5 20 (1.04%) Cacti
6 12 (0.62%) ZABBIX
7 11 (0.57%) Vagrant
8 10 (0.52%) HAProxy
8 10 (0.52%) Capistrano
9 9 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.31%) Salt
11 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 5 (0.26%) SmokePing
12 4 (0.21%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.21%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.16%) SCCM
13 3 (0.16%) SCOM
13 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.16%) MIMEsweeper
13 3 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 265 (13.74%) Salesforce.com
2 252 (13.06%) Oracle
3 226 (11.72%) Microsoft
4 119 (6.17%) VMware
5 76 (3.94%) SAP
6 66 (3.42%) Google
7 53 (2.75%) Cisco
8 45 (2.33%) ServiceNow
9 43 (2.23%) JBoss
10 37 (1.92%) Red Hat
11 33 (1.71%) Siebel
12 29 (1.50%) IBM
12 29 (1.50%) Rackspace
13 26 (1.35%) CyberSource
14 25 (1.30%) NetSuite
14 25 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
14 25 (1.30%) Citrix
15 23 (1.19%) Adobe
16 21 (1.09%) Jaspersoft
16 21 (1.09%) TEOCO
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Ensighten
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + options + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
EXCELerate
Salary: From £65,000 to £130,000 per annum Great Career Opportunity, Corporate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £100000 to £125000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday + private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £0
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mblox
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Extensive benefits to include longer
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum Extensive Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago