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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 70 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.09% 1.81% 1.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.39% 36.17% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 15
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £73,750 £38,000
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
77 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.52% 5.01% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 44
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £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 29 August 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Oxford

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (45.45%) Ajax
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) ColdFusion
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 3 (27.27%) XHTML
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
3 3 (27.27%) Sass
3 3 (27.27%) LESS
4 2 (18.18%) OSCP
4 2 (18.18%) OSCE
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Games
4 2 (18.18%) Debian

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (36.36%) ColdFusion
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Games
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Ajax
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
3 3 (27.27%) Sass
3 3 (27.27%) LESS
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) XHTML
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Debian
1 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
1 2 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) OSCP
1 2 (18.18%) OSCE
1 2 (18.18%) CEH
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
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