The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 31 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.70% 1.56% 10.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £60,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Cloud Services Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.11% 1.56% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £60,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SaaS
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Maidstone

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Banking

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco