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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 181 186 178
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 739 731 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.69% 1.64% 1.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.15% 28.85% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 603 617 659
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +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
2826 2534 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.46% 5.68% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2358 2159 1748
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 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +26 139 £56,250 +50.00% 36
Croydon +6 12 £30,000 -40.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 6 £55,000 +65.41% 2
Sidcup - 4 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £75,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Harrow - 2 £40,000 -
Barnet - 2 £62,500 -
Brentford - 2 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf +24 1 £117,500 +50.64%
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
Ealing - 1 £55,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
New Malden - 1 £55,000 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 461 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (20.67%) Java
3 336 (20.55%) SQL
4 316 (19.33%) Finance
5 308 (18.84%) Degree
6 296 (18.10%) Linux
7 278 (17.00%) JavaScript
8 256 (15.66%) SQL Server
9 252 (15.41%) Windows
10 240 (14.68%) Marketing
11 235 (14.37%) CRM
12 223 (13.64%) HTML
13 213 (13.03%) .NET
14 210 (12.84%) Oracle
15 203 (12.42%) Project Management
16 202 (12.35%) Salesforce.com
17 196 (11.99%) MySQL
18 193 (11.80%) E-Commerce
19 183 (11.19%) Web Services
20 177 (10.83%) CSS
21 175 (10.70%) Microsoft
22 170 (10.40%) ITIL
23 164 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
24 151 (9.24%) PaaS
25 142 (8.69%) Retail
26 141 (8.62%) C#
27 140 (8.56%) MS Excel
28 138 (8.44%) VMware
29 132 (8.07%) Scrum
30 126 (7.71%) Analytics

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 87 (5.32%) Tomcat
2 80 (4.89%) Apache
3 69 (4.22%) IIS
4 46 (2.81%) Node.js
5 32 (1.96%) CMS
6 27 (1.65%) JBoss
6 27 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 25 (1.53%) WebSphere
8 24 (1.47%) Drupal
8 24 (1.47%) nginx
9 21 (1.28%) Apache Solr
10 18 (1.10%) MS Exchange
10 18 (1.10%) OpenStack
11 11 (0.67%) Lync
11 11 (0.67%) WordPress
12 10 (0.61%) SAS
13 9 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.49%) NetWeaver
14 8 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 140 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.28%) MS Office
3 14 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.49%) MS Project
6 7 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.061%) Revit
9 1 (0.061%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 36 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.35%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.80%) SAP ERP
4 10 (0.61%) Workday HCM
5 7 (0.43%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 7 (0.43%) WebTrends
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.43%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.24%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.24%) Magento
8 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.12%) CSG Singleview
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 151 (9.24%) PaaS
2 111 (6.79%) IaaS
3 84 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
4 66 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
5 59 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 36 (2.20%) Office 365
7 18 (1.10%) Heroku
7 18 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
8 16 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (0.80%) GitHub
9 13 (0.80%) CloudBees
10 11 (0.67%) Force.com
10 11 (0.67%) Taleo
11 10 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
12 9 (0.55%) Google Apps
13 8 (0.49%) MailChimp
14 4 (0.24%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (0.12%) Terremark
16 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 114 (6.97%) Firewall
2 48 (2.94%) Internet
3 46 (2.81%) TCP/IP
4 45 (2.75%) WAN
5 37 (2.26%) SAN
6 36 (2.20%) HTTP
7 35 (2.14%) DNS
8 33 (2.02%) SSL
9 30 (1.83%) VPN
9 30 (1.83%) LDAP
10 24 (1.47%) Network Security
11 18 (1.10%) MPLS
12 15 (0.92%) SMTP
13 14 (0.86%) LAN
14 13 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (0.80%) Wireless
15 11 (0.67%) FTP
16 10 (0.61%) POP3
17 9 (0.55%) DHCP
17 9 (0.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 196 (11.99%) MySQL
3 80 (4.89%) Big Data
4 56 (3.43%) Relational Database
5 50 (3.06%) MongoDB
6 47 (2.87%) Data Mining
7 37 (2.26%) NoSQL
8 25 (1.53%) Hadoop
9 21 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (1.16%) DB2
12 16 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (0.92%) Oracle Database
14 14 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (0.80%) QlikView
16 10 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.55%) RavenDB
17 9 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 60 (3.67%) Subversion
2 59 (3.61%) Selenium
3 47 (2.87%) JIRA
4 46 (2.81%) Maven
4 46 (2.81%) Jenkins
5 45 (2.75%) Git (software)
6 37 (2.26%) Hudson
7 35 (2.14%) Cucumber
8 32 (1.96%) Eclipse
9 26 (1.59%) JUnit
10 24 (1.47%) WebDriver
11 20 (1.22%) Visual Studio
12 18 (1.10%) Toad
12 18 (1.10%) JMeter
13 16 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (0.86%) JProfiler
14 14 (0.86%) YourKit
15 13 (0.80%) NetBeans
16 9 (0.55%) CruiseControl
16 9 (0.55%) SoapUI
General
1 316 (19.33%) Finance
2 240 (14.68%) Marketing
3 142 (8.69%) Retail
4 99 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 65 (3.98%) Banking
6 63 (3.85%) Games
7 60 (3.67%) Advertising
8 55 (3.36%) Front Office
9 51 (3.12%) Legal
10 46 (2.81%) Law
11 45 (2.75%) Manufacturing
12 43 (2.63%) Billing
13 34 (2.08%) Publishing
14 27 (1.65%) German Language
15 25 (1.53%) French Language
16 20 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 18 (1.10%) Back Office
18 13 (0.80%) Financial Institution
19 7 (0.43%) Spanish Language
20 6 (0.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 272 (16.64%) Developer
2 215 (13.15%) Consultant
3 197 (12.05%) Analyst
4 185 (11.31%) Architect
5 106 (6.48%) Project Manager
6 62 (3.79%) Applications Support
7 61 (3.73%) Administrator
7 61 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
8 60 (3.67%) Java Developer
9 56 (3.43%) Support Analyst
10 55 (3.36%) Business Analyst
11 53 (3.24%) Systems Administrator
12 52 (3.18%) Senior Developer
13 51 (3.12%) Support Engineer
14 45 (2.75%) Product Manager
15 40 (2.45%) Linux Administrator
16 39 (2.39%) Senior Architect
17 37 (2.26%) Salesforce.com Consultant
18 35 (2.14%) Sales Manager
19 34 (2.08%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (13.64%) HTML
2 213 (13.03%) .NET
3 183 (11.19%) Web Services
4 177 (10.83%) CSS
5 124 (7.58%) XML
6 87 (5.32%) jQuery
7 84 (5.14%) ASP.NET
8 71 (4.34%) HTML5
9 70 (4.28%) REST
10 65 (3.98%) Spring
11 60 (3.67%) J2EE
12 48 (2.94%) RESTful
13 47 (2.87%) JSON
14 44 (2.69%) SOAP
15 42 (2.57%) Hibernate
16 41 (2.51%) AngularJS
17 37 (2.26%) JSP
18 36 (2.20%) Servlets
19 35 (2.14%) .NET Framework
19 35 (2.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 164 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
3 102 (6.24%) Computer Science
4 71 (4.34%) Open Source
5 67 (4.10%) Social Media
6 61 (3.73%) User Experience
7 46 (2.81%) Mobile App
8 38 (2.32%) Replication
9 34 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.59%) Life Science
11 24 (1.47%) CMDB
12 20 (1.22%) FMCG
13 18 (1.10%) Digital Media
14 17 (1.04%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.98%) Mathematics
16 15 (0.92%) Visualisation
17 14 (0.86%) Learning Management System
18 13 (0.80%) Statistics
19 12 (0.73%) Data Integration
19 12 (0.73%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 296 (18.10%) Linux
2 252 (15.41%) Windows
3 118 (7.22%) UNIX
4 37 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (2.08%) CentOS
6 29 (1.77%) Android
7 27 (1.65%) Ubuntu
7 27 (1.65%) Apple iOS
8 24 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.10%) Debian
10 12 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (0.67%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.61%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.61%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.49%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.24%) Solaris
14 4 (0.24%) OpenBSD
14 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (14.37%) CRM
3 203 (12.42%) Project Management
4 193 (11.80%) E-Commerce
5 170 (10.40%) ITIL
6 132 (8.07%) Scrum
7 126 (7.71%) Analytics
8 113 (6.91%) Software Engineering
9 105 (6.42%) TDD
10 96 (5.87%) MVC
10 96 (5.87%) SOA
11 95 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
12 91 (5.57%) PRINCE2
13 90 (5.50%) ERP
14 85 (5.20%) BDD
15 82 (5.02%) Service Management
16 80 (4.89%) OO
16 80 (4.89%) Migration
17 78 (4.77%) Business Development
18 74 (4.53%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 338 (20.67%) Java
2 336 (20.55%) SQL
3 278 (17.00%) JavaScript
4 141 (8.62%) C#
5 120 (7.34%) PHP
6 89 (5.44%) Python
7 60 (3.67%) Ruby
8 45 (2.75%) T-SQL
8 45 (2.75%) Perl
9 44 (2.69%) C
10 39 (2.39%) C++
11 33 (2.02%) Shell Script
12 28 (1.71%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 20 (1.22%) Scala
14 20 (1.22%) PHP5
15 16 (0.98%) VB
15 16 (0.98%) VB.NET
16 13 (0.80%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 308 (18.84%) Degree
2 20 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (1.10%) PMP
4 18 (1.10%) PMI Certification
4 18 (1.10%) SAP Certification
4 18 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.98%) ISEB
6 15 (0.92%) MBA
7 14 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (0.80%) CISSP
9 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (0.73%) CCNA
9 12 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
9 12 (0.73%) VTSP
10 10 (0.61%) CBAP
10 10 (0.61%) CEH
11 9 (0.55%) MCSE
12 8 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (7.65%) QA
2 33 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 31 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 23 (1.41%) SLA
6 7 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.31%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) MiFID
9 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.061%) HIPAA
System Software
1 109 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.98%) Varnish
4 15 (0.92%) vSphere
5 13 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.49%) KVM
8 6 (0.37%) Docker
8 6 (0.37%) NFS
9 5 (0.31%) XenApp
10 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.18%) Postfix
11 3 (0.18%) SpamAssassin
12 2 (0.12%) vCloud
12 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.061%) XenServer
13 1 (0.061%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.061%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.061%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 64 (3.91%) Puppet
2 53 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (3.00%) Nagios
4 18 (1.10%) ZABBIX
5 16 (0.98%) Opsview
6 11 (0.67%) Ansible
7 9 (0.55%) HAProxy
7 9 (0.55%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.43%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.31%) SCCM
10 4 (0.24%) SCOM
10 4 (0.24%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.24%) Cacti
10 4 (0.24%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.24%) CFEngine
11 3 (0.18%) MIMEsweeper
12 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 2 (0.12%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 210 (12.84%) Oracle
2 202 (12.35%) Salesforce.com
3 175 (10.70%) Microsoft
4 138 (8.44%) VMware
5 107 (6.54%) SAP
6 63 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 61 (3.73%) ServiceNow
8 56 (3.43%) Cisco
9 46 (2.81%) Google
10 41 (2.51%) Adobe
11 30 (1.83%) Siebel
12 28 (1.71%) IBM
13 26 (1.59%) F5
14 22 (1.35%) CyberSource
14 22 (1.35%) HP
15 20 (1.22%) Rackspace
16 18 (1.10%) Citrix
16 18 (1.10%) NetSuite
17 17 (1.04%) Juniper
18 16 (0.98%) Dell
London
Media Math Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £140000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: very competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus/Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago