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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 35 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 17 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.61% 5.05% 1.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.36% 35.38% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 6
Average salary £80,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
56 65 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.18% 14.29% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48 46 6
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 29 May 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Luton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (60.00%) CRM
1 12 (60.00%) PaaS
2 11 (55.00%) ERP
2 11 (55.00%) SOA
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (15.00%) B2B
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (15.00%) FMCG
8 3 (15.00%) Marketing
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (15.00%) Change Management
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (15.00%) Retail
8 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Cash Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Force.com
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Head of Project Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) FMCG
1 3 (15.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) CRM
2 11 (55.00%) ERP
2 11 (55.00%) SOA
3 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (15.00%) B2B
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.00%) Process Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (5.00%) SOQL
1 1 (5.00%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Lumesse
3 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) VMware