The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 152 194 221
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +27
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 938 668 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.95% 1.51% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.41% 31.75% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 784 570 539
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,450 £75,000 £102,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2894 2104 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.03% 4.75% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2409 1843 1524
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
England

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 July 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 July 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 +69 188 £50,000 - 27
Kingston Upon Thames -15 13 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Harrow - 11 £31,500 -
Uxbridge +2 6 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Brentford - 6 £65,000 -
Croydon +2 4 £40,000 -
Westminster - 4 - -
Enfield +5 2 £42,500 +36.00%
Barking - 2 £42,500 -
Barnet - 2 £42,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £42,500 -
Ilford - 2 £42,500 -
Romford - 2 £42,500 -
Wembley - 2 £42,500 -
Chiswick - 2 - -
Hammersmith -5 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Hackney - 1 £50,000 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (22.90%) JavaScript
2 416 (22.26%) SQL
3 412 (22.04%) Java
4 398 (21.29%) HTML
5 370 (19.80%) Degree
6 336 (17.98%) SQL Server
7 327 (17.50%) .NET
8 313 (16.75%) Finance
9 306 (16.37%) CSS
10 287 (15.36%) CRM
11 284 (15.20%) Linux
12 268 (14.34%) Windows
13 262 (14.02%) MySQL
14 258 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
15 254 (13.59%) E-Commerce
16 253 (13.54%) Salesforce.com
17 247 (13.22%) Oracle
18 245 (13.11%) C#
19 238 (12.73%) Web Services
20 233 (12.47%) Project Management
21 229 (12.25%) Marketing
22 228 (12.20%) Microsoft
23 223 (11.93%) Scrum
24 211 (11.29%) TDD
24 211 (11.29%) XML
25 173 (9.26%) QA
26 168 (8.99%) jQuery
27 165 (8.83%) MVC
28 160 (8.56%) ASP.NET
29 155 (8.29%) Software Engineering

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 95 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 94 (5.03%) Apache
3 89 (4.76%) IIS
4 60 (3.21%) Drupal
5 46 (2.46%) SharePoint
6 39 (2.09%) CMS
7 32 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 28 (1.50%) Node.js
9 21 (1.12%) WebLogic
10 19 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (0.96%) nginx
12 17 (0.91%) Apache Solr
12 17 (0.91%) MS Exchange
13 14 (0.75%) OpenStack
14 12 (0.64%) Confluence
15 10 (0.54%) WordPress
16 9 (0.48%) Documentum
16 9 (0.48%) SAS
17 8 (0.43%) Lync
18 7 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 116 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.55%) MS Office
3 20 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
4 17 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.75%) MS Project
6 12 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.054%) InDesign
8 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.054%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.054%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.054%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.054%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 37 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.23%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.54%) Workday HCM
4 7 (0.37%) SalesLogix
4 7 (0.37%) Magento
5 6 (0.32%) Optimost
5 6 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.27%) Lawson
6 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.21%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 146 (7.81%) PaaS
2 74 (3.96%) IaaS
3 67 (3.58%) Cloud Computing
4 59 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
5 55 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (1.44%) Force.com
8 24 (1.28%) Office 365
9 23 (1.23%) Heroku
10 18 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
11 15 (0.80%) Taleo
12 13 (0.70%) Google Apps
13 10 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
14 7 (0.37%) Joyent
15 4 (0.21%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.16%) MailChimp
17 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
18 1 (0.054%) Route 53
18 1 (0.054%) GitHub
18 1 (0.054%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 78 (4.17%) Firewall
2 69 (3.69%) Internet
3 48 (2.57%) DNS
4 39 (2.09%) SSL
5 38 (2.03%) HTTP
6 36 (1.93%) TCP/IP
7 35 (1.87%) VPN
8 32 (1.71%) SAN
9 29 (1.55%) LDAP
10 27 (1.44%) SMTP
11 22 (1.18%) WAN
11 22 (1.18%) LAN
12 20 (1.07%) IPsec
13 19 (1.02%) Network Security
13 19 (1.02%) VoIP
14 17 (0.91%) Unified Communications
15 16 (0.86%) NAS
16 15 (0.80%) BGP
17 12 (0.64%) Wireless
18 11 (0.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 262 (14.02%) MySQL
3 95 (5.08%) Big Data
4 83 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 70 (3.75%) MongoDB
5 70 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 46 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 42 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
8 38 (2.03%) Data Mining
9 33 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (1.77%) Redis
9 33 (1.77%) Oracle Database
10 29 (1.55%) Hadoop
10 29 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (1.12%) DB2
13 15 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (0.64%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 94 (5.03%) Git (software)
2 81 (4.33%) JIRA
3 71 (3.80%) Subversion
4 59 (3.16%) Selenium
5 51 (2.73%) Jenkins
6 48 (2.57%) JUnit
7 47 (2.51%) Maven
8 36 (1.93%) WebDriver
9 32 (1.71%) Eclipse
10 29 (1.55%) PHPUnit
11 28 (1.50%) NUnit
12 27 (1.44%) Visual Studio
12 27 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (1.02%) NetBeans
13 19 (1.02%) Cucumber
14 17 (0.91%) Hudson
14 17 (0.91%) RSpec
15 16 (0.86%) Mercurial
16 12 (0.64%) Bugzilla
16 12 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 313 (16.75%) Finance
2 229 (12.25%) Marketing
3 129 (6.90%) Retail
4 102 (5.46%) Advertising
5 95 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 87 (4.65%) Banking
7 51 (2.73%) Front Office
8 42 (2.25%) Law
9 38 (2.03%) German Language
10 29 (1.55%) Games
11 27 (1.44%) Legal
12 26 (1.39%) Publishing
12 26 (1.39%) Billing
13 25 (1.34%) French Language
14 13 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.64%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.54%) Back Office
17 9 (0.48%) Electronics
18 6 (0.32%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 461 (24.67%) Developer
2 188 (10.06%) Architect
3 184 (9.84%) Consultant
4 176 (9.42%) Analyst
5 118 (6.31%) Project Manager
6 94 (5.03%) Senior Developer
7 85 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 76 (4.07%) Product Manager
9 73 (3.91%) Technical Manager
10 66 (3.53%) Web Developer
11 65 (3.48%) C# Developer
12 63 (3.37%) Business Analyst
13 62 (3.32%) Administrator
14 60 (3.21%) .NET Developer
15 56 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
15 56 (3.00%) Technical Architect
16 55 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
17 52 (2.78%) Development Manager
18 49 (2.62%) Salesforce.com Architect
19 46 (2.46%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (21.29%) HTML
2 327 (17.50%) .NET
3 306 (16.37%) CSS
4 238 (12.73%) Web Services
5 211 (11.29%) XML
6 168 (8.99%) jQuery
7 160 (8.56%) ASP.NET
8 152 (8.13%) HTML5
9 104 (5.56%) REST
10 100 (5.35%) CSS3
11 98 (5.24%) SOAP
12 93 (4.98%) RESTful
13 92 (4.92%) Spring
14 87 (4.65%) LAMP
15 66 (3.53%) Ajax
16 64 (3.42%) J2EE
17 59 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 58 (3.10%) JSP
18 58 (3.10%) Ruby on Rails
19 56 (3.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 147 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
2 113 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 84 (4.49%) Open Source
4 62 (3.32%) Social Media
5 47 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 44 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 29 (1.55%) Mathematics
8 28 (1.50%) Taxonomies
9 27 (1.44%) Replication
10 25 (1.34%) Visualisation
11 22 (1.18%) Statistics
12 16 (0.86%) Digital Media
13 15 (0.80%) CMDB
13 15 (0.80%) Learning Management System
14 14 (0.75%) Clustering
15 11 (0.59%) FMCG
15 11 (0.59%) Hedge funds
15 11 (0.59%) Kindle
16 10 (0.54%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 284 (15.20%) Linux
2 268 (14.34%) Windows
3 116 (6.21%) UNIX
4 49 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 42 (2.25%) Android
7 37 (1.98%) Ubuntu
8 31 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (1.50%) Debian
10 27 (1.44%) CentOS
11 26 (1.39%) Windows 7
12 20 (1.07%) Windows 8
13 19 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (0.86%) FreeBSD
15 14 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 13 (0.70%) OpenBSD
17 12 (0.64%) Solaris
18 7 (0.37%) VMS
19 6 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (15.36%) CRM
2 258 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (13.59%) E-Commerce
4 233 (12.47%) Project Management
5 223 (11.93%) Scrum
6 211 (11.29%) TDD
7 165 (8.83%) MVC
8 155 (8.29%) Software Engineering
9 139 (7.44%) ERP
10 133 (7.12%) Analytics
11 131 (7.01%) ITIL
12 110 (5.89%) BDD
13 108 (5.78%) OO
14 98 (5.24%) PRINCE2
15 95 (5.08%) Web Development
15 95 (5.08%) Product Management
16 92 (4.92%) Service Delivery
17 90 (4.82%) SOA
17 90 (4.82%) Business Development
18 87 (4.65%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 428 (22.90%) JavaScript
2 416 (22.26%) SQL
3 412 (22.04%) Java
4 245 (13.11%) C#
5 153 (8.19%) PHP
6 110 (5.89%) Python
7 97 (5.19%) Ruby
8 71 (3.80%) C++
9 43 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 42 (2.25%) Perl
11 38 (2.03%) Bash Shell
12 35 (1.87%) C
13 24 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 22 (1.18%) PHP5
15 20 (1.07%) VB
16 18 (0.96%) Groovy
17 17 (0.91%) VB6
18 16 (0.86%) Shell Script
19 13 (0.70%) PL/SQL
20 11 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 370 (19.80%) Degree
2 28 (1.50%) PMP
2 28 (1.50%) PMI Certification
3 20 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (0.96%) MBA
4 18 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 16 (0.86%) ISEB
6 14 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.64%) CCNA
8 11 (0.59%) Security Cleared
8 11 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (0.37%) CEH
9 7 (0.37%) MCSE
9 7 (0.37%) CISSP
10 6 (0.32%) CISM
10 6 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (9.26%) QA
2 31 (1.66%) SLA
3 28 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.054%) COBIT
System Software
1 79 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 63 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.96%) vSphere
4 15 (0.80%) Varnish
5 13 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.54%) XenServer
7 4 (0.21%) XenApp
7 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.21%) KVM
7 4 (0.21%) Docker
8 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.11%) NFS
9 2 (0.11%) Squid
9 2 (0.11%) pfSense
10 1 (0.054%) vCloud
10 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 71 (3.80%) Puppet
2 62 (3.32%) Nagios
3 47 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.39%) Opsview
5 22 (1.18%) Cacti
6 14 (0.75%) ZABBIX
6 14 (0.75%) Vagrant
7 12 (0.64%) HAProxy
8 9 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (0.48%) Capistrano
9 7 (0.37%) SmokePing
10 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 5 (0.27%) Salt
12 4 (0.21%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.16%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 2 (0.11%) Ansible
14 2 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 253 (13.54%) Salesforce.com
2 247 (13.22%) Oracle
3 228 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 97 (5.19%) VMware
5 59 (3.16%) Google
5 59 (3.16%) SAP
6 57 (3.05%) Cisco
7 51 (2.73%) JBoss
8 39 (2.09%) Rackspace
9 33 (1.77%) NetSuite
10 30 (1.61%) ServiceNow
11 27 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
12 25 (1.34%) Siebel
12 25 (1.34%) Red Hat
13 24 (1.28%) Citrix
14 22 (1.18%) Dell
14 22 (1.18%) IBM
14 22 (1.18%) CyberSource
15 20 (1.07%) HP
15 20 (1.07%) Omniture
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holida
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Free Gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £100000 to £125000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago