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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 21 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.17% 3.90% 4.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.43% 73.68% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 20
Average salary £40,250 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £71,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
61 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.02% 5.29% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 26
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £80,000
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 22 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Luton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.92%) VCP5
4 10 (20.83%) Lumesse
4 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
4 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 10 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 9 (18.75%) HTML
5 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.75%) XML
6 8 (16.67%) .NET
6 8 (16.67%) Linux
7 7 (14.58%) Windows
7 7 (14.58%) SLA
7 7 (14.58%) Classic ASP
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.58%) Selenium
7 7 (14.58%) VMware Server
8 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.50%) ITIL
8 6 (12.50%) MySQL
8 6 (12.50%) IIS
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco
8 6 (12.50%) Apache

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (12.50%) IIS
1 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) Liferay
3 1 (2.08%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) DHCP
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 6 (12.50%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) SAN
2 5 (10.42%) iSCSI
3 3 (6.25%) DMZ
3 3 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Selenium
2 4 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) TestNG
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
1 5 (10.42%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Danish Language
3 1 (2.08%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.08%) French Language
3 1 (2.08%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Support
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Service Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Head of Release Management
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Service Performance Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Server Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
1 9 (18.75%) XML
2 8 (16.67%) .NET
3 7 (14.58%) Classic ASP
3 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) LAMP
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) XHTML
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Project Management
2 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
2 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
2 10 (20.83%) PRINCE2
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) User Stories
5 4 (8.33%) Line Management
5 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Release Management
5 4 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Product Management
6 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.17%) Business Transformation
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 11 (22.92%) VCP5
2 4 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.33%) ISEB
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.58%) VMware Server
3 4 (8.33%) vSphere
3 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.25%) VMFS
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 10 (20.83%) Lumesse
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco
5 5 (10.42%) HP
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle
6 4 (8.33%) NetApp
7 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 3 (6.25%) JBoss
8 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.08%) Nimsoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
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Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago