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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 90 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 48 77 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.04% 3.40% 3.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.43% 54.23% 72.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 70 78
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £62,650 £68,250
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
148 142 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.28% 6.26% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 111 133 101
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £61,500 £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 11 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 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 66 (39.76%) Linux
2 38 (22.89%) Java
2 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (21.08%) Perl
3 35 (21.08%) Project Management
4 34 (20.48%) Python
5 31 (18.67%) Telecoms
6 29 (17.47%) Finance
6 29 (17.47%) UNIX
7 28 (16.87%) C++
7 28 (16.87%) MS Excel
8 26 (15.66%) SQL
8 26 (15.66%) SQL Server
8 26 (15.66%) Web Services
9 25 (15.06%) Cisco
10 24 (14.46%) Apache
10 24 (14.46%) TCP/IP
11 23 (13.86%) HTML
11 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
11 23 (13.86%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (13.86%) Degree
11 23 (13.86%) Data Protection
11 23 (13.86%) Puppet
11 23 (13.86%) Opscode Chef
12 22 (13.25%) MySQL
12 22 (13.25%) Software Engineering
13 21 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (12.05%) DevOps
14 20 (12.05%) Configuration Management
15 19 (11.45%) Internet

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 24 (14.46%) Apache
2 9 (5.42%) Drupal
3 7 (4.22%) IIS
4 6 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.61%) nginx
4 6 (3.61%) Eucalyptus
5 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.20%) CMS
8 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.60%) Node.js
9 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.41%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.81%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.60%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.84%) PaaS
3 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (6.63%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (5.42%) IaaS
6 4 (2.41%) Force.com
7 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.20%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.20%) Route 53
8 1 (0.60%) GitHub
8 1 (0.60%) Taleo
8 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.46%) TCP/IP
2 19 (11.45%) Internet
3 18 (10.84%) HTTP
4 14 (8.43%) DNS
5 11 (6.63%) LDAP
5 11 (6.63%) Firewall
6 10 (6.02%) SSL
7 9 (5.42%) OSPF
7 9 (5.42%) BGP
8 8 (4.82%) Network Security
9 7 (4.22%) SMTP
10 5 (3.01%) DHCP
10 5 (3.01%) SAN
11 3 (1.81%) LAN
11 3 (1.81%) IPv6
11 3 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.81%) NAS
11 3 (1.81%) VoIP
12 2 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.25%) MySQL
3 7 (4.22%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.41%) MS Access
5 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.20%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.20%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.23%) Ant
2 8 (4.82%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.61%) Subversion
4 5 (3.01%) Selenium
4 5 (3.01%) TestNG
5 3 (1.81%) RSpec
6 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.60%) PhoneGap
General
1 31 (18.67%) Telecoms
2 29 (17.47%) Finance
3 16 (9.64%) Banking
4 8 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.41%) Retail
5 4 (2.41%) Marketing
6 3 (1.81%) Automotive
7 2 (1.20%) Advertising
7 2 (1.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (25.30%) Developer
2 27 (16.27%) Consultant
3 22 (13.25%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (13.25%) Administrator
4 17 (10.24%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.04%) Project Manager
6 12 (7.23%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (7.23%) C++ Developer
7 11 (6.63%) Implementation Consultant
7 11 (6.63%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.02%) Linux Administrator
8 10 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (5.42%) Architect
9 9 (5.42%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (4.82%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Junior
11 7 (4.22%) Junior Developer
11 7 (4.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.66%) Web Services
2 23 (13.86%) HTML
3 19 (11.45%) .NET
4 14 (8.43%) CSS
5 12 (7.23%) LAMP
6 11 (6.63%) JSON
6 11 (6.63%) jQuery
7 7 (4.22%) Apache Flex
7 7 (4.22%) LINQ
7 7 (4.22%) AngularJS
7 7 (4.22%) Ajax
7 7 (4.22%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.22%) XML
8 6 (3.61%) Sensu
9 5 (3.01%) Backbone.js
9 5 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (3.01%) J2EE
9 5 (3.01%) Spring
10 4 (2.41%) NHibernate
10 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) Computer Science
1 13 (7.83%) Open Source
2 6 (3.61%) Digital Media
2 6 (3.61%) PKI
3 4 (2.41%) Replication
4 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.81%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.81%) FMCG
4 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.20%) GIS
5 2 (1.20%) IVR
6 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.60%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 66 (39.76%) Linux
2 29 (17.47%) UNIX
3 17 (10.24%) Windows
4 13 (7.83%) CentOS
5 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.41%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.20%) Android
8 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (21.08%) Project Management
3 23 (13.86%) Data Protection
4 22 (13.25%) Software Engineering
5 20 (12.05%) Configuration Management
5 20 (12.05%) DevOps
6 19 (11.45%) Business Analysis
7 18 (10.84%) CRM
8 17 (10.24%) Software Architecture
9 15 (9.04%) Data Migration
9 15 (9.04%) Migration
10 11 (6.63%) Web Development
11 10 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (5.42%) MVC
12 9 (5.42%) ERP
13 8 (4.82%) Product Management
14 7 (4.22%) SOA
14 7 (4.22%) UML
15 6 (3.61%) Code Coverage
15 6 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.89%) Java
2 35 (21.08%) Perl
3 34 (20.48%) Python
4 28 (16.87%) C++
5 26 (15.66%) SQL
6 19 (11.45%) C#
7 17 (10.24%) C
8 16 (9.64%) JavaScript
8 16 (9.64%) Bash Shell
9 15 (9.04%) Ruby
10 13 (7.83%) PHP
11 4 (2.41%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.86%) Degree
2 14 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.42%) RHCE
4 5 (3.01%) CCNA
4 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.81%) MCSE
5 3 (1.81%) MCSA
5 3 (1.81%) CCNP
6 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.20%) CCSA
6 2 (1.20%) CCSE
6 2 (1.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.61%) Varnish
4 5 (3.01%) vSphere
4 5 (3.01%) KVM
5 4 (2.41%) Postfix
5 4 (2.41%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.20%) XenApp
6 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.20%) qmail
6 2 (1.20%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.20%) Squid
6 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.20%) vCloud
7 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (13.86%) Puppet
1 23 (13.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.61%) Cacti
2 6 (3.61%) Ganglia
2 6 (3.61%) OpenView
2 6 (3.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (3.61%) Nagios
3 3 (1.81%) ARCserve
3 3 (1.81%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (15.06%) Cisco
2 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.86%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (8.43%) Red Hat
3 14 (8.43%) VMware
4 10 (6.02%) Websense
4 10 (6.02%) Oracle
5 8 (4.82%) Sage
5 8 (4.82%) BMC
6 6 (3.61%) Citrix
6 6 (3.61%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.61%) Sun
6 6 (3.61%) F5
6 6 (3.61%) Splunk
6 6 (3.61%) Rackspace
6 6 (3.61%) NetSuite
7 4 (2.41%) Nokia
7 4 (2.41%) Sourcefire
7 4 (2.41%) SAP
8 3 (1.81%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kainos Software
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + 50K Base, Realistic OTE 100K+
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Kainos
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + bonus + significant benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + bonus + significant benefits
Posted: 18 days ago