The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 89 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 50 74 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.12% 3.27% 3.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.47% 51.39% 72.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 68 77
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
154 144 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.53% 6.36% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 135 100
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +27.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £67,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
Berkshire

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 25 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 61 (39.10%) Linux
2 34 (21.79%) Perl
3 33 (21.15%) Java
3 33 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (19.23%) Telecoms
4 30 (19.23%) SQL
4 30 (19.23%) Project Management
5 29 (18.59%) Python
6 28 (17.95%) Finance
7 26 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 26 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 26 (16.67%) C++
7 26 (16.67%) HTML
7 26 (16.67%) Web Services
8 25 (16.03%) UNIX
8 25 (16.03%) Microsoft
9 23 (14.74%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (13.46%) Software Engineering
10 21 (13.46%) CRM
10 21 (13.46%) Apache
10 21 (13.46%) TCP/IP
10 21 (13.46%) Puppet
10 21 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (12.82%) Data Protection
11 20 (12.82%) MySQL
11 20 (12.82%) Cisco
12 19 (12.18%) Windows
12 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
12 19 (12.18%) Degree
13 18 (11.54%) Banking

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 21 (13.46%) Apache
2 10 (6.41%) Drupal
3 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.21%) IIS
6 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.56%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.56%) nginx
6 4 (2.56%) Eucalyptus
7 3 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.28%) Node.js
9 1 (0.64%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.21%) MS Office
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.92%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.64%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.64%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.64%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (10.90%) PaaS
3 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (6.41%) IaaS
5 9 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.56%) Force.com
7 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.28%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.28%) Route 53
8 1 (0.64%) GitHub
8 1 (0.64%) Taleo
8 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 16 (10.26%) HTTP
3 15 (9.62%) Internet
4 13 (8.33%) DNS
5 11 (7.05%) LDAP
6 8 (5.13%) SSL
6 8 (5.13%) OSPF
6 8 (5.13%) BGP
7 7 (4.49%) SMTP
8 6 (3.85%) Firewall
9 4 (2.56%) Network Security
9 4 (2.56%) DHCP
9 4 (2.56%) SAN
10 3 (1.92%) IPv6
10 3 (1.92%) LAN
11 2 (1.28%) SMS
11 2 (1.28%) VoIP
11 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.82%) MySQL
3 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.49%) MS Access
4 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Ant
2 6 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.21%) Selenium
3 5 (3.21%) TestNG
4 4 (2.56%) Subversion
4 4 (2.56%) RSpec
5 2 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.64%) PhoneGap
General
1 30 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 28 (17.95%) Finance
3 18 (11.54%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Marketing
5 4 (2.56%) Retail
5 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.92%) Automotive
7 2 (1.28%) Billing
8 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.64%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (25.00%) Developer
2 23 (14.74%) Consultant
2 23 (14.74%) Systems Administrator
2 23 (14.74%) Administrator
3 13 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 13 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 12 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (7.05%) C++ Developer
5 11 (7.05%) Implementation Consultant
6 10 (6.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (6.41%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.13%) Junior
8 8 (5.13%) Junior Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (4.49%) Junior C++ Developer
10 6 (3.85%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.67%) HTML
1 26 (16.67%) Web Services
2 17 (10.90%) .NET
2 17 (10.90%) CSS
3 13 (8.33%) LAMP
4 11 (7.05%) Ajax
4 11 (7.05%) JSON
5 10 (6.41%) jQuery
6 7 (4.49%) LINQ
6 7 (4.49%) AngularJS
6 7 (4.49%) Apache Flex
6 7 (4.49%) XML
7 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (3.21%) Backbone.js
8 4 (2.56%) HTML5
8 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.56%) Sensu
8 4 (2.56%) Spring
8 4 (2.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) Open Source
2 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.85%) PKI
4 4 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.92%) FMCG
5 3 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.28%) GIS
6 2 (1.28%) IVR
6 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.64%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.10%) Linux
2 25 (16.03%) UNIX
3 19 (12.18%) Windows
4 12 (7.69%) CentOS
5 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.49%) Windows 8
6 7 (4.49%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.28%) Android
8 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.23%) Project Management
3 21 (13.46%) CRM
3 21 (13.46%) Software Engineering
4 20 (12.82%) Data Protection
5 18 (11.54%) DevOps
5 18 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 17 (10.90%) Business Analysis
7 16 (10.26%) Software Architecture
8 14 (8.97%) Data Migration
8 14 (8.97%) Migration
9 12 (7.69%) Web Development
10 11 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.77%) MVC
12 8 (5.13%) Product Management
13 5 (3.21%) Web Application Development
13 5 (3.21%) Test Automation
13 5 (3.21%) Scrum
13 5 (3.21%) Software Testing
13 5 (3.21%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.79%) Perl
2 33 (21.15%) Java
3 30 (19.23%) SQL
4 29 (18.59%) Python
5 26 (16.67%) C++
6 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.90%) C#
7 17 (10.90%) Ruby
8 16 (10.26%) Bash Shell
8 16 (10.26%) C
9 14 (8.97%) PHP
10 4 (2.56%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (12.18%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.13%) RHCE
4 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.56%) CCNA
6 3 (1.92%) MCITP
7 2 (1.28%) CCSA
7 2 (1.28%) CCSE
7 2 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.28%) MCSE
7 2 (1.28%) MCSA
7 2 (1.28%) CCNP
8 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.21%) Postfix
2 5 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.21%) Varnish
2 5 (3.21%) KVM
3 4 (2.56%) vSphere
3 4 (2.56%) Sendmail
4 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.92%) qmail
4 3 (1.92%) Squid
5 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.28%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.28%) XenApp
5 2 (1.28%) vCloud
6 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (13.46%) Puppet
1 21 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.56%) Cacti
2 4 (2.56%) Ganglia
2 4 (2.56%) OpenView
2 4 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (2.56%) Nagios
3 2 (1.28%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.28%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.74%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (12.82%) Cisco
4 14 (8.97%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.69%) VMware
6 10 (6.41%) Oracle
7 8 (5.13%) Sage
8 7 (4.49%) BMC
9 6 (3.85%) NetSuite
10 5 (3.21%) Rackspace
10 5 (3.21%) Citrix
11 4 (2.56%) SAP
11 4 (2.56%) Sun
11 4 (2.56%) Splunk
11 4 (2.56%) Remedy
11 4 (2.56%) Websense
12 2 (1.28%) ESRI
12 2 (1.28%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.28%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.28%) ClickSoftware Technologies
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + 50K Base, Realistic OTE 100K+
Posted: 24 days ago