The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 57 42 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 96 121 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.95% 5.17% 3.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.92% 58.74% 74.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 99 65
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SaaS
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
229 206 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.41% 8.80% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 162 162 87
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,100 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SaaS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Reading

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 51 (35.42%) Windows
2 38 (26.39%) SQL
3 37 (25.69%) .NET
4 35 (24.31%) SQL Server
5 29 (20.14%) Oracle
5 29 (20.14%) Linux
6 28 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (18.75%) Web Services
7 27 (18.75%) HTML
8 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
8 25 (17.36%) Degree
8 25 (17.36%) PowerShell
8 25 (17.36%) PaaS
9 24 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
11 21 (14.58%) C#
11 21 (14.58%) DevOps
12 20 (13.89%) IIS
12 20 (13.89%) Apache
12 20 (13.89%) Firewall
12 20 (13.89%) Marketing
13 19 (13.19%) HTTP
13 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (12.50%) Computer Science
14 18 (12.50%) MySQL
15 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
15 17 (11.81%) LDAP
15 17 (11.81%) Finance
16 16 (11.11%) Tomcat
16 16 (11.11%) UNIX

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 20 (13.89%) IIS
1 20 (13.89%) Apache
2 16 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.72%) JBoss
3 14 (9.72%) WebSphere
4 11 (7.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (7.64%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (3.47%) Node.js
7 4 (2.78%) Eucalyptus
7 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.08%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.39%) nginx
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.72%) MS Office
3 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.36%) PaaS
2 8 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.56%) IaaS
3 5 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.78%) Office 365
5 2 (1.39%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.69%) Taleo
6 1 (0.69%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.89%) Firewall
2 19 (13.19%) HTTP
3 17 (11.81%) LDAP
4 15 (10.42%) TCP/IP
4 15 (10.42%) SAN
5 12 (8.33%) NAS
6 9 (6.25%) Internet
7 7 (4.86%) SMTP
7 7 (4.86%) Wireless
7 7 (4.86%) HTTPS
8 5 (3.47%) VPN
9 4 (2.78%) CTI
10 3 (2.08%) WAN
10 3 (2.08%) ATM
10 3 (2.08%) Broadband
10 3 (2.08%) CDMA
10 3 (2.08%) LAN
10 3 (2.08%) UMTS
10 3 (2.08%) DSLAM
10 3 (2.08%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.50%) MySQL
3 16 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.86%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.86%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.78%) Big Data
8 3 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.69%) QlikView
10 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.69%) JBehave
3 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.69%) Behat
3 1 (0.69%) JUnit
3 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.69%) Maven
3 1 (0.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 20 (13.89%) Marketing
3 17 (11.81%) Finance
4 14 (9.72%) Advertising
5 13 (9.03%) Banking
6 6 (4.17%) German Language
7 4 (2.78%) Retail
8 3 (2.08%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.39%) Legal
9 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.69%) Games
10 1 (0.69%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 16 (11.11%) Developer
3 14 (9.72%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (7.64%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 10 (6.94%) Architect
6 9 (6.25%) Analyst
7 8 (5.56%) Consultant
7 8 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.56%) Administrator
7 8 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (4.17%) CRM Project Manager
9 6 (4.17%) Account Manager
9 6 (4.17%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.17%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.69%) .NET
2 27 (18.75%) Web Services
2 27 (18.75%) HTML
3 15 (10.42%) ASP.NET
4 13 (9.03%) CSS
5 10 (6.94%) .NET Framework
5 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.17%) Ajax
6 6 (4.17%) RESTful
6 6 (4.17%) LAMP
6 6 (4.17%) XML
7 5 (3.47%) JSON
7 5 (3.47%) WPF
8 4 (2.78%) Sensu
8 4 (2.78%) Struts2
8 4 (2.78%) Visualforce
8 4 (2.78%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.78%) Spring
8 4 (2.78%) Struts
8 4 (2.78%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.64%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.94%) Open Source
5 8 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.78%) User Experience
6 4 (2.78%) IVR
7 3 (2.08%) Economics
7 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.39%) PKI
8 2 (1.39%) Social Media
9 1 (0.69%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.69%) IPTV
9 1 (0.69%) Statistics
9 1 (0.69%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.69%) Replication
9 1 (0.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 51 (35.42%) Windows
2 29 (20.14%) Linux
3 16 (11.11%) UNIX
3 16 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.08%) Solaris
7 2 (1.39%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (14.58%) DevOps
3 14 (9.72%) Software Engineering
4 13 (9.03%) Identity Management
4 13 (9.03%) Migration
4 13 (9.03%) CRM
4 13 (9.03%) Data Migration
5 12 (8.33%) Project Management
5 12 (8.33%) Scrum
6 11 (7.64%) MVC
6 11 (7.64%) Release Management
7 10 (6.94%) ITIL
8 9 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.25%) Product Management
9 8 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (5.56%) Web Analytics
9 8 (5.56%) Business Development
9 8 (5.56%) ERP
9 8 (5.56%) Analytics
10 7 (4.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.39%) SQL
2 25 (17.36%) PowerShell
3 21 (14.58%) C#
4 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.72%) Java
6 13 (9.03%) Python
7 12 (8.33%) Perl
7 12 (8.33%) PHP
8 11 (7.64%) Ruby
9 4 (2.78%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.39%) C
12 1 (0.69%) C++
12 1 (0.69%) VBScript
12 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Degree
2 8 (5.56%) A+ Certification
3 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) OSCP
4 3 (2.08%) OSCE
4 3 (2.08%) MBA
4 3 (2.08%) CEH
5 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) CCNP
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.69%) COSO
4 1 (0.69%) QA
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (7.64%) Oracle RAC
1 11 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.69%) XenServer
4 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (9.03%) OpenAM
2 12 (8.33%) Puppet
3 6 (4.17%) SCCM
4 4 (2.78%) Cacti
4 4 (2.78%) Ganglia
4 4 (2.78%) OpenView
4 4 (2.78%) Nagios
5 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (20.14%) Oracle
2 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 15 (10.42%) VMware
5 12 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (5.56%) Sun
7 6 (4.17%) BMC
7 6 (4.17%) Red Gate
8 5 (3.47%) DevExpress
8 5 (3.47%) HP
8 5 (3.47%) Siebel
8 5 (3.47%) Telerik
9 4 (2.78%) Sage
9 4 (2.78%) Cisco
9 4 (2.78%) IBM
9 4 (2.78%) Citrix
9 4 (2.78%) Splunk
10 3 (2.08%) EMC
11 2 (1.39%) F5
11 2 (1.39%) Juniper
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + commission etc
Posted: 2 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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83Zero
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum £85k - £95k + Bonus + Car + Exceptio
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 27 days ago