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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 52 79 53
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 103 69 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.86% 2.91% 5.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.04% 49.29% 64.77%
Number of salaries quoted 91 64 96
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £88,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
245 140 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.56% 5.90% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 216 123 133
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 5 February 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 83 (32.17%) Linux
2 72 (27.91%) Java
3 58 (22.48%) ITIL
3 58 (22.48%) Finance
4 56 (21.71%) Python
4 56 (21.71%) Degree
5 54 (20.93%) Windows
6 51 (19.77%) CSS
7 47 (18.22%) .NET
8 45 (17.44%) JavaScript
9 44 (17.05%) Firewall
10 42 (16.28%) Perl
10 42 (16.28%) QA
11 41 (15.89%) HTML
12 40 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (15.50%) jQuery
13 39 (15.12%) Mentoring
13 39 (15.12%) SQL
14 38 (14.73%) Project Management
14 38 (14.73%) Cisco
14 38 (14.73%) Red Hat
15 37 (14.34%) SQL Server
16 36 (13.95%) Ruby
17 35 (13.57%) VMware
17 35 (13.57%) PowerShell
18 34 (13.18%) Cisco Nexus
18 34 (13.18%) HTTP
19 33 (12.79%) Cisco IOS
20 31 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (11.63%) MVC

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (8.91%) Apache
2 11 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.88%) IIS
3 10 (3.88%) JBoss
4 9 (3.49%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.71%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.16%) CMS
7 3 (1.16%) nginx
7 3 (1.16%) Node.js
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.39%) Drupal
8 1 (0.39%) Eucalyptus
8 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 27 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.65%) Photoshop
3 9 (3.49%) MS Office
4 7 (2.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.55%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 4 (1.55%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.85%) OpenShift
2 16 (6.20%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (5.04%) PaaS
6 4 (1.55%) GitHub
6 4 (1.55%) Taleo
7 1 (0.39%) Force.com
7 1 (0.39%) IaaS
7 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.05%) Firewall
2 34 (13.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 34 (13.18%) HTTP
3 33 (12.79%) Cisco IOS
4 22 (8.53%) TCP/IP
5 21 (8.14%) DNS
5 21 (8.14%) SMTP
6 15 (5.81%) Internet
7 9 (3.49%) SSL
8 7 (2.71%) LDAP
8 7 (2.71%) Network Security
9 5 (1.94%) FTP
9 5 (1.94%) LAN
9 5 (1.94%) NAS
9 5 (1.94%) SAN
9 5 (1.94%) WAN
9 5 (1.94%) Wireless
10 4 (1.55%) BGP
10 4 (1.55%) OSPF
11 3 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.34%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.14%) MySQL
3 13 (5.04%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.65%) Big Data
5 10 (3.88%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (3.49%) Data Mining
6 9 (3.49%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.49%) Text Mining
7 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.78%) DB2
11 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.39%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 13 (5.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.33%) Selenium
2 6 (2.33%) Subversion
2 6 (2.33%) WebDriver
3 5 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.16%) Ant
5 1 (0.39%) Capybara
5 1 (0.39%) RSpec
5 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
General
1 58 (22.48%) Finance
2 18 (6.98%) Marketing
3 14 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.71%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.33%) Back Office
6 5 (1.94%) Advertising
6 5 (1.94%) French Language
6 5 (1.94%) German Language
6 5 (1.94%) Retail
7 3 (1.16%) Electronics
7 3 (1.16%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.16%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.78%) Banking
8 2 (0.78%) Danish Language
8 2 (0.78%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.78%) Finnish Language
8 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 2 (0.78%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (26.36%) Developer
2 28 (10.85%) Administrator
2 28 (10.85%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (8.91%) Windows Engineer
4 22 (8.53%) Linux Administrator
5 19 (7.36%) Operations Engineer
6 18 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (6.98%) Platform Engineer
6 18 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
7 17 (6.59%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.81%) .NET Developer
8 15 (5.81%) Development Manager
8 15 (5.81%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
8 15 (5.81%) Java Developer
8 15 (5.81%) Software Developer
9 14 (5.43%) VMWare Administrator
10 13 (5.04%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 11 (4.26%) PHP Developer
12 10 (3.88%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (19.77%) CSS
2 47 (18.22%) .NET
3 41 (15.89%) HTML
4 40 (15.50%) jQuery
5 26 (10.08%) Web Services
6 20 (7.75%) SOAP
6 20 (7.75%) XML
7 19 (7.36%) LAMP
8 18 (6.98%) AngularJS
9 17 (6.59%) WCF
10 15 (5.81%) HTML5
11 14 (5.43%) Sass
12 13 (5.04%) CSS3
13 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (3.49%) .NET Framework
14 9 (3.49%) Ajax
14 9 (3.49%) ASP.NET
14 9 (3.49%) Lucene
14 9 (3.49%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.85%) Data Centre
1 28 (10.85%) EMC VNX
2 23 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.98%) Client/Server
4 15 (5.81%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.71%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.33%) Social Media
8 5 (1.94%) Economics
8 5 (1.94%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.55%) NGOSS
10 3 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (1.16%) Replication
11 2 (0.78%) Clustering
11 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.78%) Physics
11 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.39%) CMDB
12 1 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (32.17%) Linux
2 54 (20.93%) Windows
3 20 (7.75%) Windows Server
4 16 (6.20%) Unix
5 5 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.55%) Android
6 4 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (22.48%) ITIL
2 40 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (15.12%) Mentoring
4 38 (14.73%) Project Management
5 30 (11.63%) MVC
6 29 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
6 29 (11.24%) Service Management
7 24 (9.30%) ERP
8 23 (8.91%) Load Balancing
9 22 (8.53%) CRM
9 22 (8.53%) Product Management
10 21 (8.14%) ITIL V3
11 19 (7.36%) Capacity Management
12 18 (6.98%) Problem Management
12 18 (6.98%) Software Engineering
13 16 (6.20%) Scrum
14 15 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.43%) Contact Management
15 14 (5.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 72 (27.91%) Java
2 56 (21.71%) Python
3 45 (17.44%) JavaScript
4 42 (16.28%) Perl
5 39 (15.12%) SQL
6 36 (13.95%) Ruby
7 35 (13.57%) PowerShell
8 29 (11.24%) C#
9 24 (9.30%) C
10 22 (8.53%) C++
11 21 (8.14%) PHP
12 7 (2.71%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.16%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (21.71%) Degree
2 29 (11.24%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.33%) CCIE
3 6 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.94%) CCIP
4 5 (1.94%) CCNA
4 5 (1.94%) CCNP
4 5 (1.94%) CCSP
5 3 (1.16%) CEH
5 3 (1.16%) CISSP
5 3 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) CCSA
7 1 (0.39%) CCSE
7 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.28%) QA
2 5 (1.94%) SLA
3 4 (1.55%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (11.24%) Hyper-V
3 21 (8.14%) vSphere
4 20 (7.75%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.71%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.71%) Docker
5 7 (2.71%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.78%) XenServer
7 1 (0.39%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.39%) qmail
7 1 (0.39%) Squid
7 1 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 28 (10.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 28 (10.85%) SCCM
1 28 (10.85%) WSUS
2 13 (5.04%) Puppet
3 7 (2.71%) OpenAM
4 4 (1.55%) Nagios
5 3 (1.16%) Nmap
5 3 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.78%) Cacti
6 2 (0.78%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.78%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.39%) collectd
7 1 (0.39%) Graphite
7 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.39%) logstash
7 1 (0.39%) OpenView
7 1 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (14.73%) Cisco
1 38 (14.73%) Red Hat
2 35 (13.57%) VMware
3 29 (11.24%) EMC
4 28 (10.85%) Qualys
5 27 (10.47%) Oracle
6 26 (10.08%) Microsoft
7 21 (8.14%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (5.43%) Sun
9 12 (4.65%) SAP
10 11 (4.26%) Websense
11 9 (3.49%) Remedy
11 9 (3.49%) Xamarin
12 7 (2.71%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.33%) LANDesk
14 5 (1.94%) Altiris
14 5 (1.94%) FrontRange
14 5 (1.94%) JD Edwards
15 4 (1.55%) Juniper
15 4 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £120000 - £240000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago