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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 19 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.45% 6.01% 1.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.36% 36.59% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 6
Average salary £80,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.23% -22.72%
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
78 82 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.27% 16.43% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 6
Average salary £47,250 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% -2.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 30 June 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Luton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 18 (69.23%) PaaS
2 17 (65.38%) CRM
3 16 (61.54%) ERP
3 16 (61.54%) SOA
4 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Migration
8 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
8 6 (23.08%) Marketing
8 6 (23.08%) B2B
8 6 (23.08%) .NET
8 6 (23.08%) Social Media
9 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
9 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
9 5 (19.23%) FMCG
9 5 (19.23%) Change Management
9 5 (19.23%) Retail
9 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
10 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
11 3 (11.54%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle General Ledger
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle iProcurement
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (11.54%) Oracle Receivables

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) PaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) iPaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Heroku
3 1 (3.85%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
1 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Head of Project Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) Visualforce
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) CSS3
2 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
2 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Social Media
2 5 (19.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
1 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) CRM
2 16 (61.54%) ERP
2 16 (61.54%) SOA
3 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
6 6 (23.08%) B2B
6 6 (23.08%) Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
7 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
7 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
8 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
10 1 (3.85%) User Stories
10 1 (3.85%) Process Management
10 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
2 1 (3.85%) SOQL
2 1 (3.85%) SOSL
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Hyperion
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Lumesse
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com