The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 35 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 21 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.92% 3.22% 4.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.75% 73.33% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 16
Average salary £39,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SaaS
Bedfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
48 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.24% 4.39% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 20
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SaaS
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Luton

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Luton region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Luton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
1 13 (31.71%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
4 9 (21.95%) VMware
4 9 (21.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
4 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (21.95%) VCP5
5 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
5 8 (19.51%) .NET
5 8 (19.51%) HTML
5 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.51%) XML
5 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.07%) Classic ASP
6 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
7 6 (14.63%) Windows
7 6 (14.63%) Linux
7 6 (14.63%) ITIL
7 6 (14.63%) SLA
7 6 (14.63%) Selenium
7 6 (14.63%) VMware Server
8 5 (12.20%) Marketing
8 5 (12.20%) iSCSI
8 5 (12.20%) HP SIM
8 5 (12.20%) Cisco
8 5 (12.20%) DHCP
8 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (12.20%) IIS
1 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) Liferay
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) DHCP
1 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
1 5 (12.20%) DNS
1 5 (12.20%) iSCSI
2 4 (9.76%) SAN
3 3 (7.32%) DMZ
3 3 (7.32%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.88%) JMeter
4 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) TestNG
General
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Analyst
1 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Technical Support
2 6 (14.63%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Service Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Head of Release Management
5 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Service Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) HTML
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
1 8 (19.51%) XML
2 7 (17.07%) Classic ASP
2 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Project Management
2 10 (24.39%) PRINCE2
3 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
4 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) User Stories
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 3 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
7 3 (7.32%) Product Management
8 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.44%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (21.95%) VCP5
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.76%) ISEB
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Server
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.32%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) VMFS
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) HP
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) NetApp
4 4 (9.76%) Lumesse
5 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (7.32%) Dell
6 2 (4.88%) JBoss
7 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.44%) Nimsoft
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago