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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 67 76 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 13 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.83% 1.10% 3.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.81% 18.87% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 26
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
73 53 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.27% 5.83% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 71 49 64
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Oxford

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
2 9 (50.00%) ColdFusion
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Ajax
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) User Experience
6 5 (27.78%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) OOP
7 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) MySQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) SOAP
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
8 3 (16.67%) Sass
8 3 (16.67%) LESS
8 3 (16.67%) Node.js
8 3 (16.67%) XSLT
8 3 (16.67%) XHTML
8 3 (16.67%) TDD

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 9 (50.00%) ColdFusion
2 3 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) ColdFusion Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Ajax
2 7 (38.89%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) SOAP
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 3 (16.67%) Sass
5 3 (16.67%) LESS
5 3 (16.67%) XSLT
5 3 (16.67%) XHTML
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Debian
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) CentOS
1 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Test Management
6 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CEH
1 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 2 (11.11%) OSCP
1 2 (11.11%) OSCE
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) HP
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix
1 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 2 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
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