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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 77 46 66
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 65 111 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.71% 4.89% 3.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.62% 64.91% 72.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 92 58
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,200 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £67,500 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
119 171 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.96% 7.54% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 102 126 81
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £67,500
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 30 January 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (32.31%) SQL
2 38 (29.23%) Windows
3 32 (24.62%) Telecoms
4 29 (22.31%) SQL Server
5 28 (21.54%) Finance
6 27 (20.77%) .NET
7 25 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (16.92%) HTML
9 21 (16.15%) Banking
10 20 (15.38%) Degree
10 20 (15.38%) Oracle
11 19 (14.62%) ITIL
11 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
12 18 (13.85%) Linux
12 18 (13.85%) Service Management
12 18 (13.85%) PaaS
13 17 (13.08%) Web Services
13 17 (13.08%) PCI DSS
14 16 (12.31%) Software Engineering
14 16 (12.31%) IIS
14 16 (12.31%) C#
14 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
14 16 (12.31%) Change Management
15 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
15 15 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (11.54%) Project Management
15 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
15 15 (11.54%) HTTP
15 15 (11.54%) Computer Science
16 14 (10.77%) LDAP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (12.31%) IIS
2 11 (8.46%) Apache
3 9 (6.92%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.92%) WebSphere
4 7 (5.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (5.38%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (5.38%) JBoss
5 6 (4.62%) Node.js
6 4 (3.08%) Drupal
6 4 (3.08%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.54%) nginx
7 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.08%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (3.08%) SAP BPC
2 4 (3.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (3.08%) SAP CO
2 4 (3.08%) SAP FI-GL
2 4 (3.08%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.85%) PaaS
2 8 (6.15%) IaaS
3 5 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.08%) Office 365
5 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.54%) HTTP
2 14 (10.77%) LDAP
3 12 (9.23%) Firewall
4 10 (7.69%) SAN
5 9 (6.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.38%) HTTPS
6 7 (5.38%) SMTP
6 7 (5.38%) NAS
7 6 (4.62%) Wireless
8 3 (2.31%) DSLAM
8 3 (2.31%) VPN
8 3 (2.31%) ATM
8 3 (2.31%) Broadband
8 3 (2.31%) CDMA
8 3 (2.31%) UMTS
8 3 (2.31%) NGN
9 2 (1.54%) Internet
10 1 (0.77%) Network Security
10 1 (0.77%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.38%) MySQL
4 7 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.31%) Big Data
5 3 (2.31%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.77%) Ant
4 1 (0.77%) JUnit
4 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.77%) Selenium
4 1 (0.77%) Maven
4 1 (0.77%) JBehave
General
1 32 (24.62%) Telecoms
2 28 (21.54%) Finance
3 21 (16.15%) Banking
4 10 (7.69%) Marketing
5 8 (6.15%) Advertising
6 5 (3.85%) German Language
7 4 (3.08%) General Ledger
7 4 (3.08%) Retail
7 4 (3.08%) Spanish Language
8 3 (2.31%) French Language
9 2 (1.54%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.54%) Games
9 2 (1.54%) Legal
9 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.77%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 16 (12.31%) Developer
2 15 (11.54%) Support Specialist
2 15 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 8 (6.15%) Applications Support Specialist
3 8 (6.15%) Support Engineer
3 8 (6.15%) Applications Support
3 8 (6.15%) Consultant
3 8 (6.15%) Applications Specialist
4 7 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (5.38%) Architect
4 7 (5.38%) Project Manager
4 7 (5.38%) Products Support Specialist
4 7 (5.38%) Product Specialist
5 6 (4.62%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (4.62%) CRM Project Manager
5 6 (4.62%) CRM Manager
5 6 (4.62%) Senior Manager
6 5 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 5 (3.85%) Development Manager
6 5 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.77%) .NET
2 22 (16.92%) HTML
3 17 (13.08%) Web Services
4 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET
4 12 (9.23%) CSS
5 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.38%) .NET Framework
6 7 (5.38%) RESTful
7 6 (4.62%) HTML5
7 6 (4.62%) Ajax
7 6 (4.62%) XML
7 6 (4.62%) LAMP
8 5 (3.85%) JDBC
8 5 (3.85%) Servlets
8 5 (3.85%) Struts
8 5 (3.85%) J2EE
8 5 (3.85%) Spring
8 5 (3.85%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.85%) Struts2
9 3 (2.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.38%) Open Source
4 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.08%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.31%) Economics
6 3 (2.31%) User Experience
7 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.54%) PKI
8 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.77%) RIA
8 1 (0.77%) IPTV
8 1 (0.77%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.23%) Windows
2 18 (13.85%) Linux
3 11 (8.46%) UNIX
4 9 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.31%) Solaris
8 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.54%) CentOS
8 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.54%) Debian
9 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.62%) ITIL
3 18 (13.85%) Service Management
4 16 (12.31%) Software Engineering
4 16 (12.31%) Change Management
5 15 (11.54%) Project Management
6 14 (10.77%) CRM
7 13 (10.00%) Migration
7 13 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 12 (9.23%) DevOps
8 12 (9.23%) Scrum
9 10 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 10 (7.69%) MVC
10 9 (6.92%) Web Development
10 9 (6.92%) Product Management
11 7 (5.38%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.38%) Release Management
12 6 (4.62%) Business Development
12 6 (4.62%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.31%) SQL
2 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
3 16 (12.31%) C#
3 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.69%) Java
5 8 (6.15%) Ruby
5 8 (6.15%) PHP
6 7 (5.38%) Perl
7 6 (4.62%) Python
8 5 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.08%) ABAP
10 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.54%) C
12 1 (0.77%) C++
12 1 (0.77%) VBScript
12 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) CCA
2 4 (3.08%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) MBA
4 2 (1.54%) OSCP
4 2 (1.54%) OSCE
4 2 (1.54%) CEH
4 2 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.38%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (6.15%) Puppet
2 7 (5.38%) OpenAM
3 5 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (15.38%) Oracle
2 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (8.46%) VMware
4 9 (6.92%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.85%) Sage
5 5 (3.85%) Red Gate
6 4 (3.08%) SAP
6 4 (3.08%) HP
7 3 (2.31%) Cisco
7 3 (2.31%) IBM
8 2 (1.54%) Telerik
8 2 (1.54%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.54%) Symantec
8 2 (1.54%) Dell
8 2 (1.54%) EMC
8 2 (1.54%) Citrix
8 2 (1.54%) Sun
9 1 (0.77%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic share scheme, bonus, PHC,
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CPI Selection
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
AOMi
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 26 days ago