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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 69 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 71 69 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.85% 3.05% 3.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.89% 54.33% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 57 63 70
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.50%
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
178 127 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.14% 5.62% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 125 117 87
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 16 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 40 (29.63%) SQL
2 39 (28.89%) Telecoms
3 37 (27.41%) Linux
4 33 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (23.70%) Finance
6 28 (20.74%) Banking
6 28 (20.74%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (18.52%) Perl
7 25 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 24 (17.78%) CRM
9 23 (17.04%) Project Management
10 22 (16.30%) HTML
11 21 (15.56%) Java
12 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
13 19 (14.07%) Microsoft
14 18 (13.33%) JavaScript
14 18 (13.33%) Web Services
14 18 (13.33%) Migration
14 18 (13.33%) Data Migration
15 17 (12.59%) Business Analysis
15 17 (12.59%) TCP/IP
15 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
16 16 (11.85%) Python
16 16 (11.85%) CSS
16 16 (11.85%) Cisco
17 15 (11.11%) ITIL
17 15 (11.11%) C++
17 15 (11.11%) HTTP
18 14 (10.37%) C
18 14 (10.37%) Ruby

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (5.19%) Drupal
2 7 (5.19%) Apache
3 5 (3.70%) Node.js
4 3 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.74%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.48%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.48%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.48%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.48%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (1.48%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.48%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.74%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.74%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.74%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.41%) IaaS
1 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.67%) PaaS
3 4 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.96%) Force.com
4 2 (1.48%) Route 53
4 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.48%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.48%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.74%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.59%) TCP/IP
2 15 (11.11%) HTTP
3 12 (8.89%) LDAP
4 11 (8.15%) DNS
5 10 (7.41%) Internet
6 7 (5.19%) SSL
6 7 (5.19%) SMTP
7 5 (3.70%) BGP
7 5 (3.70%) OSPF
8 4 (2.96%) Firewall
8 4 (2.96%) Network Security
9 3 (2.22%) LAN
9 3 (2.22%) IPv6
10 2 (1.48%) SAN
10 2 (1.48%) DHCP
11 1 (0.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.19%) MS Access
3 7 (5.19%) MySQL
4 5 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Ant
2 5 (3.70%) TestNG
2 5 (3.70%) Selenium
3 4 (2.96%) RSpec
4 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (28.89%) Telecoms
2 32 (23.70%) Finance
3 28 (20.74%) Banking
4 5 (3.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.22%) Retail
5 3 (2.22%) French Language
5 3 (2.22%) German Language
6 2 (1.48%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.48%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.48%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.74%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (17.78%) Developer
2 21 (15.56%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (15.56%) Administrator
3 19 (14.07%) Consultant
4 12 (8.89%) Support Specialist
5 10 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 10 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (5.19%) Applications Support Specialist
6 7 (5.19%) Junior Developer
6 7 (5.19%) Junior
6 7 (5.19%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (5.19%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.19%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.19%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) CRM Consultant
7 6 (4.44%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (4.44%) C++ Developer
7 6 (4.44%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.30%) HTML
2 18 (13.33%) Web Services
3 16 (11.85%) CSS
4 12 (8.89%) Ajax
5 11 (8.15%) XML
6 10 (7.41%) .NET
7 9 (6.67%) HTML5
8 8 (5.93%) LAMP
9 7 (5.19%) RESTful
9 7 (5.19%) jQuery
10 6 (4.44%) J2EE
10 6 (4.44%) JSON
10 6 (4.44%) Spring
10 6 (4.44%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.70%) Struts2
11 5 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (3.70%) Backbone.js
11 5 (3.70%) Hibernate
11 5 (3.70%) Servlets
11 5 (3.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (7.41%) Open Source
2 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.96%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.22%) User Experience
5 3 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.48%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.74%) IVR
7 1 (0.74%) PMI
7 1 (0.74%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.41%) Linux
2 12 (8.89%) Windows
3 11 (8.15%) CentOS
4 10 (7.41%) UNIX
5 7 (5.19%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.19%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.48%) Debian
7 2 (1.48%) Android
8 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 24 (17.78%) CRM
4 23 (17.04%) Project Management
5 18 (13.33%) Migration
5 18 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 17 (12.59%) Business Analysis
7 15 (11.11%) ITIL
8 13 (9.63%) Web Development
8 13 (9.63%) Service Management
9 12 (8.89%) Change Management
10 11 (8.15%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.41%) DevOps
11 10 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (6.67%) Product Management
12 9 (6.67%) Data Protection
13 8 (5.93%) MVC
14 6 (4.44%) Scrum
14 6 (4.44%) Software Architecture
15 5 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.63%) SQL
2 25 (18.52%) Perl
3 21 (15.56%) Java
4 18 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.85%) Python
6 15 (11.11%) C++
7 14 (10.37%) C
7 14 (10.37%) Ruby
7 14 (10.37%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.89%) C#
9 8 (5.93%) PHP
10 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.96%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.48%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (8.89%) Degree
2 7 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.70%) RHCE
4 3 (2.22%) MCITP
4 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.48%) CCA
5 2 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.48%) CCNA
5 2 (1.48%) CEH
5 2 (1.48%) CCSE
5 2 (1.48%) CCSA
5 2 (1.48%) OSCP
5 2 (1.48%) OSCE
5 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.70%) QA
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.44%) Postfix
3 5 (3.70%) KVM
4 4 (2.96%) Squid
4 4 (2.96%) qmail
4 4 (2.96%) Sendmail
5 3 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.48%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.48%) vCloud
6 2 (1.48%) vSphere
6 2 (1.48%) Varnish
6 2 (1.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) Puppet
2 11 (8.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.48%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.74%) SCCM
4 1 (0.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (20.74%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (14.07%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.85%) Cisco
4 13 (9.63%) Oracle
5 12 (8.89%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.67%) Sage
7 7 (5.19%) VMware
8 6 (4.44%) NetSuite
9 5 (3.70%) SAP
10 3 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (2.22%) Remedy
10 3 (2.22%) BMC
10 3 (2.22%) Websense
11 2 (1.48%) EMC
11 2 (1.48%) Citrix
11 2 (1.48%) Juniper
11 2 (1.48%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.48%) Siebel
11 2 (1.48%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.48%) Blue Coat
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 14 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 20 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 20 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
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