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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 67 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 11 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.49% 1.06% 2.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.46% 20.00% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 26
Average salary £57,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
63 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.56% 5.29% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 38 62
Average salary £68,750 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,250 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 27 February 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Oxford

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) C#
1 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) .NET
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 14 (51.85%) XML
6 13 (48.15%) MVC
6 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (44.44%) PHP
7 12 (44.44%) Java
7 12 (44.44%) ColdFusion
8 11 (40.74%) TDD
9 10 (37.04%) OO
9 10 (37.04%) OOP
9 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
10 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (29.63%) jQuery
11 8 (29.63%) SOAP
11 8 (29.63%) MySQL
11 8 (29.63%) CRM
11 8 (29.63%) Ajax
12 7 (25.93%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
12 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (22.22%) HTML
13 6 (22.22%) CSS
13 6 (22.22%) XSLT
14 4 (14.81%) VMware

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (44.44%) ColdFusion
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (7.41%) Lync
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) HBase
4 2 (7.41%) Neo4j
General
1 1 (3.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Software Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
3 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (7.41%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
4 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) XML
3 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (29.63%) SOAP
5 8 (29.63%) Ajax
5 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) XSLT
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.41%) WCF
8 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) PMI
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) OO
3 10 (37.04%) OOP
4 8 (29.63%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Data Management
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Business Development
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
1 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) F5
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix
2 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint