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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 55 35 82
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +47
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 88 127 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.90% 5.83% 3.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.83% 64.14% 73.17%
Number of salaries quoted 79 105 54
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
192 198 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.50% 9.09% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 146 153 72
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.11%

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 6 March 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 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 49 (35.00%) Windows
2 37 (26.43%) SQL
3 36 (25.71%) .NET
4 33 (23.57%) SQL Server
5 29 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (18.57%) Degree
6 26 (18.57%) Oracle
7 25 (17.86%) Telecoms
7 25 (17.86%) PowerShell
8 24 (17.14%) HTML
9 23 (16.43%) Linux
9 23 (16.43%) PaaS
10 22 (15.71%) Web Services
10 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
11 21 (15.00%) C#
12 20 (14.29%) Finance
13 19 (13.57%) Firewall
13 19 (13.57%) Computer Science
13 19 (13.57%) MS Excel
13 19 (13.57%) HTTP
14 18 (12.86%) IIS
15 17 (12.14%) Apache
15 17 (12.14%) LDAP
15 17 (12.14%) DevOps
15 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (11.43%) UNIX
16 16 (11.43%) JavaScript
16 16 (11.43%) Marketing
17 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET
17 15 (10.71%) SAN

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 18 (12.86%) IIS
2 17 (12.14%) Apache
3 14 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 13 (9.29%) WebSphere
5 12 (8.57%) JBoss
6 11 (7.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 11 (7.86%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
8 5 (3.57%) Node.js
9 4 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.43%) Eucalyptus
10 2 (1.43%) nginx
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.14%) SAP FI-GL
2 3 (2.14%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (2.14%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.14%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.14%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.43%) PaaS
2 9 (6.43%) IaaS
3 5 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.86%) Office 365
5 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.71%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.71%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.57%) HTTP
1 19 (13.57%) Firewall
2 17 (12.14%) LDAP
3 15 (10.71%) SAN
4 14 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (8.57%) NAS
6 7 (5.00%) HTTPS
6 7 (5.00%) Wireless
6 7 (5.00%) SMTP
7 5 (3.57%) Internet
8 4 (2.86%) VPN
9 3 (2.14%) UMTS
9 3 (2.14%) ATM
9 3 (2.14%) Broadband
9 3 (2.14%) CDMA
9 3 (2.14%) NGN
9 3 (2.14%) DSLAM
10 2 (1.43%) LAN
10 2 (1.43%) WAN
10 2 (1.43%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (10.00%) MySQL
3 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.14%) Big Data
7 3 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.71%) QlikView
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (3.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.71%) JBehave
3 1 (0.71%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.71%) Behat
3 1 (0.71%) JUnit
3 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.71%) Maven
3 1 (0.71%) Selenium
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 20 (14.29%) Finance
3 16 (11.43%) Marketing
4 13 (9.29%) Banking
5 12 (8.57%) Advertising
6 7 (5.00%) German Language
7 4 (2.86%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.86%) Retail
8 3 (2.14%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.43%) French Language
9 2 (1.43%) Legal
9 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.71%) Games
10 1 (0.71%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 19 (13.57%) Developer
2 17 (12.14%) Software Engineer
3 11 (7.86%) Architect
3 11 (7.86%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (5.71%) Consultant
4 8 (5.71%) Senior Developer
4 8 (5.71%) Support Engineer
4 8 (5.71%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 7 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (5.00%) Support Specialist
6 6 (4.29%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.29%) Administrator
6 6 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (4.29%) Project Manager
6 6 (4.29%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (4.29%) CRM Project Manager
6 6 (4.29%) CRM Manager
7 5 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 5 (3.57%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.71%) .NET
2 24 (17.14%) HTML
3 22 (15.71%) Web Services
4 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET
5 13 (9.29%) CSS
6 10 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.29%) RESTful
7 6 (4.29%) XML
8 5 (3.57%) JSON
8 5 (3.57%) Ajax
8 5 (3.57%) WPF
9 4 (2.86%) Struts2
9 4 (2.86%) Struts
9 4 (2.86%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.86%) Spring
9 4 (2.86%) JDBC
9 4 (2.86%) Servlets
9 4 (2.86%) J2EE
10 3 (2.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.86%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.00%) Open Source
5 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.86%) User Experience
7 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.14%) Economics
8 2 (1.43%) PKI
8 2 (1.43%) IVR
9 1 (0.71%) RIA
9 1 (0.71%) IPTV
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.71%) Replication
9 1 (0.71%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.00%) Windows
2 23 (16.43%) Linux
3 16 (11.43%) UNIX
4 15 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.14%) Solaris
8 2 (1.43%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.14%) DevOps
3 14 (10.00%) Scrum
4 13 (9.29%) ITIL
5 12 (8.57%) CRM
5 12 (8.57%) Migration
5 12 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.57%) Data Migration
6 11 (7.86%) MVC
6 11 (7.86%) Project Management
7 10 (7.14%) Service Management
7 10 (7.14%) Identity Management
8 9 (6.43%) Change Management
8 9 (6.43%) Product Management
8 9 (6.43%) Release Management
9 7 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.00%) Web Analytics
9 7 (5.00%) Business Development
9 7 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.43%) SQL
2 25 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 21 (15.00%) C#
4 16 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.29%) Java
6 12 (8.57%) Perl
7 10 (7.14%) Python
8 9 (6.43%) PHP
9 8 (5.71%) Ruby
10 3 (2.14%) ABAP
10 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.43%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.43%) C
11 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.71%) VBScript
12 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.71%) C++
12 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (18.57%) Degree
2 9 (6.43%) VCP4
3 7 (5.00%) A+ Certification
4 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.14%) CCA
5 3 (2.14%) MBA
5 3 (2.14%) CEH
5 3 (2.14%) OSCP
5 3 (2.14%) OSCE
6 2 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.86%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.43%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.71%) Xen
5 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) OpenAM
2 11 (7.86%) Puppet
3 6 (4.29%) SCCM
4 2 (1.43%) Cacti
4 2 (1.43%) Ganglia
4 2 (1.43%) OpenView
4 2 (1.43%) Nagios
5 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (18.57%) Oracle
2 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 14 (10.00%) VMware
5 12 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.29%) Red Gate
7 5 (3.57%) Telerik
7 5 (3.57%) DevExpress
7 5 (3.57%) Sun
8 4 (2.86%) HP
8 4 (2.86%) BMC
8 4 (2.86%) Sage
9 3 (2.14%) EMC
9 3 (2.14%) Citrix
9 3 (2.14%) SAP
9 3 (2.14%) Siebel
9 3 (2.14%) Cisco
9 3 (2.14%) IBM
10 2 (1.43%) Dell
10 2 (1.43%) Symantec
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