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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 39 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 124 59 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.62% 2.38% 3.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.26% 30.89% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 62
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,950 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
274 191 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.41% 7.69% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 160 138 149
Average salary £47,500 £56,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.17% +31.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 28 August 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 92 (43.60%) Linux
2 71 (33.65%) Oracle
3 65 (30.81%) Java
4 63 (29.86%) SQL
5 54 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (23.22%) Windows
7 48 (22.75%) Computer Science
8 47 (22.27%) SQL Server
9 43 (20.38%) Web Services
10 42 (19.91%) .NET
11 41 (19.43%) JavaScript
11 41 (19.43%) Python
12 39 (18.48%) Project Management
12 39 (18.48%) Oracle Database
13 37 (17.54%) Degree
14 36 (17.06%) Open Source
15 35 (16.59%) HTML
16 34 (16.11%) Software Engineering
17 32 (15.17%) C#
17 32 (15.17%) PHP
17 32 (15.17%) Apache
18 31 (14.69%) PaaS
19 30 (14.22%) MySQL
20 28 (13.27%) WebLogic
20 28 (13.27%) CSS
21 27 (12.80%) WebSphere
21 27 (12.80%) Mentoring
22 26 (12.32%) Performance Tuning
22 26 (12.32%) Load Balancing
23 25 (11.85%) Finance

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (15.17%) Apache
2 28 (13.27%) WebLogic
3 27 (12.80%) WebSphere
4 24 (11.37%) IIS
5 21 (9.95%) Tomcat
6 14 (6.64%) JBoss
7 7 (3.32%) Eucalyptus
8 6 (2.84%) GlassFish
8 6 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (2.84%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (2.37%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.90%) nginx
10 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.42%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.47%) Drupal
12 1 (0.47%) CMS
12 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.37%) MS Office
4 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (7.58%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.84%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.47%) Agresso
4 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.69%) PaaS
2 16 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.37%) Taleo
5 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.47%) GitHub
6 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.85%) TCP/IP
2 20 (9.48%) HTTP
3 18 (8.53%) SSL
3 18 (8.53%) Firewall
4 14 (6.64%) Internet
5 10 (4.74%) LAN
5 10 (4.74%) WAN
5 10 (4.74%) SMTP
6 6 (2.84%) DNS
7 4 (1.90%) VPN
7 4 (1.90%) Network Security
8 3 (1.42%) CTI
8 3 (1.42%) MPLS
9 2 (0.95%) OSPF
9 2 (0.95%) BGP
9 2 (0.95%) IPsec
10 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.27%) SQL Server
2 39 (18.48%) Oracle Database
3 30 (14.22%) MySQL
4 20 (9.48%) Relational Database
5 16 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (5.69%) RDBMS
7 12 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.84%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.84%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (2.37%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.37%) DB2
10 5 (2.37%) JasperReports
10 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.90%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 16 (7.58%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.37%) Ant
2 5 (2.37%) JUnit
2 5 (2.37%) CruiseControl
2 5 (2.37%) Subversion
2 5 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.90%) JIRA
4 2 (0.95%) Selenium
4 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.95%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.47%) NetBeans
General
1 25 (11.85%) Finance
2 17 (8.06%) Marketing
3 12 (5.69%) German Language
4 10 (4.74%) Advertising
5 9 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.79%) Banking
7 7 (3.32%) French Language
8 3 (1.42%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.42%) Retail
9 2 (0.95%) Danish Language
9 2 (0.95%) Finnish Language
9 2 (0.95%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Front Office
10 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (17.54%) Developer
2 29 (13.74%) Software Engineer
3 28 (13.27%) DBA
4 24 (11.37%) Administrator
5 20 (9.48%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (7.58%) Senior Manager
7 15 (7.11%) Consultant
8 12 (5.69%) Software Developer
8 12 (5.69%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.69%) Support Engineer
8 12 (5.69%) Senior DBA
8 12 (5.69%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 11 (5.21%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.21%) Analyst
10 10 (4.74%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) Development Manager
12 8 (3.79%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (3.79%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.79%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.38%) Web Services
2 42 (19.91%) .NET
3 35 (16.59%) HTML
4 28 (13.27%) CSS
5 22 (10.43%) Middleware
5 22 (10.43%) Oracle Fusion
5 22 (10.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 20 (9.48%) jQuery
7 17 (8.06%) WCF
8 16 (7.58%) XML
9 15 (7.11%) SOAP
9 15 (7.11%) JSP
10 14 (6.64%) REST
11 13 (6.16%) Servlets
11 13 (6.16%) Ajax
12 12 (5.69%) ASP.NET
12 12 (5.69%) HTML5
13 11 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (4.27%) AngularJS
14 9 (4.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.75%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.43%) Public Cloud
3 17 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (7.58%) Clustering
5 12 (5.69%) Data Centre
6 10 (4.74%) Replication
7 6 (2.84%) Life Science
7 6 (2.84%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (2.84%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.84%) Oracle Exalogic
8 5 (2.37%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.90%) Social Media
10 3 (1.42%) IVR
11 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 92 (43.60%) Linux
2 49 (23.22%) Windows
3 15 (7.11%) UNIX
4 6 (2.84%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.42%) Android
7 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (18.48%) Project Management
3 36 (17.06%) Open Source
4 34 (16.11%) Software Engineering
5 27 (12.80%) Mentoring
6 26 (12.32%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (12.32%) Load Balancing
7 21 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (9.48%) Scrum
9 19 (9.00%) OO
10 18 (8.53%) MVC
11 17 (8.06%) Identity Management
11 17 (8.06%) SDLC
12 16 (7.58%) CRM
13 15 (7.11%) B2B
13 15 (7.11%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (6.64%) ITIL
14 14 (6.64%) ETL
14 14 (6.64%) DevOps
15 12 (5.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 65 (30.81%) Java
2 63 (29.86%) SQL
3 41 (19.43%) JavaScript
3 41 (19.43%) Python
4 32 (15.17%) PHP
4 32 (15.17%) C#
5 24 (11.37%) C++
6 22 (10.43%) C
7 14 (6.64%) Ruby
8 9 (4.27%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.84%) Perl
9 6 (2.84%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.37%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.42%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.42%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.95%) VBScript
12 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (17.54%) Degree
2 10 (4.74%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (4.27%) CISSP
3 9 (4.27%) CEH
4 5 (2.37%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.47%) PMP
6 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.47%) MBA
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.47%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.95%) QA
2 6 (2.84%) GCP
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) COSO
System Software
1 22 (10.43%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.37%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.37%) XenServer
4 1 (0.47%) Squid
4 1 (0.47%) qmail
Systems Management
1 13 (6.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (4.27%) Nmap
3 8 (3.79%) Cacti
3 8 (3.79%) Ganglia
3 8 (3.79%) Nagios
4 7 (3.32%) OpenView
5 6 (2.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (2.84%) Data Guard
5 6 (2.84%) Puppet
6 5 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.42%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.95%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.47%) collectd
9 1 (0.47%) logstash
9 1 (0.47%) Graphite
Vendors
1 71 (33.65%) Oracle
2 17 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (8.06%) Websense
3 16 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.69%) Sun
5 11 (5.21%) VMware
6 8 (3.79%) Splunk
7 7 (3.32%) BMC
8 5 (2.37%) Citrix
8 5 (2.37%) Marketo
9 3 (1.42%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.42%) IBM
9 3 (1.42%) HP
9 3 (1.42%) Siebel
9 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.42%) BT
10 2 (0.95%) Altiris
10 2 (0.95%) Remedy
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco
10 2 (0.95%) Juniper
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