The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 4 6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 36.36% 23.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 82.76% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 16
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 2.50% 43.94% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 16
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

SaaS
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the M4 Corridor region.

SaaS Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

SaaS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) NetSuite
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (66.67%) NetSuite