The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 61 76 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 16 17 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.15% 1.74% 4.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.88% 22.08% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 52
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
SaaS
Oxfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
67 77 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.99% 7.90% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 64 72 97
Average salary £48,500 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SaaS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Oxford

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) PHP
2 15 (62.50%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) XML
2 15 (62.50%) ColdFusion
3 14 (58.33%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 12 (50.00%) OO
5 11 (45.83%) OOP
5 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) Ajax
6 9 (37.50%) CRM
6 9 (37.50%) MySQL
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
8 7 (29.17%) MVC
8 7 (29.17%) User Experience
9 6 (25.00%) XSLT
10 5 (20.83%) TDD
10 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.67%) HTML5
12 3 (12.50%) Degree
12 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 2 (8.33%) ITIL
13 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
13 2 (8.33%) Linux
13 2 (8.33%) SharePoint

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (62.50%) ColdFusion
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) HBase
3 2 (8.33%) Neo4j
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Games
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Tester
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) XML
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) Ajax
4 9 (37.50%) SOAP
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) XSLT
7 4 (16.67%) HTML5
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.33%) Sass
9 2 (8.33%) LESS
9 2 (8.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
9 2 (8.33%) jQuery
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) PMI
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Debian
1 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (45.83%) OOP
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) CRM
4 7 (29.17%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Data Management
6 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Test Management
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) PHP
2 15 (62.50%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) OSCP
2 2 (8.33%) OSCE
2 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CEH
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) HP
1 2 (8.33%) Citrix
1 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (8.33%) VMware
1 2 (8.33%) F5
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
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