The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 69 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 28 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.44% 1.48% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 63.64% 80.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
44 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.83% 1.85% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 6
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
Buckinghamshire

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SaaS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 26 (57.78%) Degree
2 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
2 16 (35.56%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
4 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
5 13 (28.89%) ITIL
5 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
6 12 (26.67%) Subversion
6 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (22.22%) MS Office
7 10 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (22.22%) E-Learning
8 8 (17.78%) Wireless
8 8 (17.78%) Electronics
8 8 (17.78%) Linux
8 8 (17.78%) C
8 8 (17.78%) C#
8 8 (17.78%) MySQL
8 8 (17.78%) Embedded C
8 8 (17.78%) GPRS
8 8 (17.78%) GSM
9 7 (15.56%) Apache
9 7 (15.56%) PHP
9 7 (15.56%) SQL
9 7 (15.56%) .NET
9 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
10 6 (13.33%) jQuery

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (15.56%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Route 53
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Wireless
1 8 (17.78%) GPRS
1 8 (17.78%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.78%) Electronics
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Project Manager
2 12 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Agile Project Manager
3 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 9 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
5 8 (17.78%) Embedded C Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) C Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Development Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Developer
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.22%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) jQuery
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (13.33%) LAMP
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (4.44%) LESS
4 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.44%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (4.44%) Backbone.js
4 2 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (4.44%) CSS
4 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 2 (4.44%) Java SE
4 2 (4.44%) Ajax
4 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (22.22%) E-Learning
3 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.44%) Open Source
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
1 16 (35.56%) Project Management
2 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) ITIL
3 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
4 10 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) Econometrics
5 5 (11.11%) ETL
5 5 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
5 5 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
5 5 (11.11%) Regression Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) Analytics
5 5 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
5 5 (11.11%) Propensity Modelling
5 5 (11.11%) Customer Segmentation
6 4 (8.89%) OO
7 3 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) Product Management
8 2 (4.44%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) C
1 8 (17.78%) C#
1 8 (17.78%) Embedded C
2 7 (15.56%) PHP
2 7 (15.56%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Zend