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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 14 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.03% 8.05% 6.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.45% 87.50% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 27
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +11.11%
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
55 32 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.85% 9.20% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 39
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 October 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Luton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) Lumesse
3 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) HTML
4 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 10 (23.81%) XML
5 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 8 (19.05%) Project Management
6 8 (19.05%) .NET
6 8 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 8 (19.05%) Selenium
7 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (16.67%) VMware
7 7 (16.67%) Classic ASP
7 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 7 (16.67%) VCP5
8 6 (14.29%) MySQL
8 6 (14.29%) Linux
8 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.90%) Marketing
9 5 (11.90%) Finance
9 5 (11.90%) QA
9 5 (11.90%) WebDriver
9 5 (11.90%) Apache
9 5 (11.90%) CRM
9 5 (11.90%) IIS
9 5 (11.90%) Java

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (11.90%) Apache
1 5 (11.90%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) JBoss
2 3 (7.14%) Liferay
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) DHCP
1 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
1 4 (9.52%) SAN
2 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.76%) DMZ
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Selenium
2 5 (11.90%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) TestNG
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (11.90%) Marketing
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Danish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.38%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
1 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Technical Support
2 8 (19.05%) Technical Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Service Performance Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.76%) DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) HTML
1 10 (23.81%) XML
2 8 (19.05%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) XHTML
4 2 (4.76%) LAMP
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Replication
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Wiki
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Project Management
1 8 (19.05%) Business Analysis
2 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.90%) CRM
4 5 (11.90%) User Stories
5 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Product Management
6 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 2 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (16.67%) VCP5
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Server
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) VMFS
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Lumesse
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) HP
6 3 (7.14%) NetApp
6 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.38%) Nimsoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £40-45,000 + bonus + bens
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