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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 19 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.98% - 4.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.98% 0.79% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 March 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) QA
4 7 (63.64%) OO
4 7 (63.64%) OOD
5 6 (54.55%) C#
5 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (45.45%) SOA
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Line Management
8 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) TDD
8 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
9 1 (9.09%) SQL
9 1 (9.09%) VB
9 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
9 1 (9.09%) Web Development
9 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
5 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) OOD
3 5 (45.45%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft