The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 32 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.29% 3.06% 1.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 66.67% 33.33% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 9
Average salary £52,500 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £49,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £67,500 £55,000
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 Slough region.

Cloud Services Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
48 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.93% 9.18% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 26
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,250 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SaaS
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Slough region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Slough

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Slough

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 37 (61.67%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (58.33%) MDX
3 33 (55.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 33 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 28 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 20 (33.33%) QA
8 18 (30.00%) SQL
9 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 11 (18.33%) Data Modelling
11 10 (16.67%) ITIL
11 10 (16.67%) Banking
12 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.67%) ETL
13 7 (11.67%) Windows
13 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (11.67%) Retail Banking
13 7 (11.67%) Retail
13 7 (11.67%) Finance
13 7 (11.67%) SDLC
14 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (10.00%) Back Office
14 6 (10.00%) HP
15 5 (8.33%) Web Services
15 5 (8.33%) Java
15 5 (8.33%) JavaScript

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.00%) MySQL
6 3 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (5.00%) SAP HANA
6 3 (5.00%) DB2
6 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.00%) SAP BW
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) DbUnit
2 1 (1.67%) EasyMock
2 1 (1.67%) JUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 33 (55.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Retail
3 7 (11.67%) Retail Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Finance
4 6 (10.00%) Back Office
5 3 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 14 (23.33%) Analyst Developer
5 12 (20.00%) Report Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Lead Developer
7 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (15.00%) Report Developer
7 9 (15.00%) Lead Analyst Developer
8 8 (13.33%) Consultant
9 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
10 5 (8.33%) Risk Manager
10 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 5 (8.33%) Data Analyst
11 4 (6.67%) Release Manager
11 4 (6.67%) Architect
11 4 (6.67%) Business Manager
11 4 (6.67%) Release Project Manager
12 3 (5.00%) ITSM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (58.33%) MDX
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 4 (6.67%) XML
3 4 (6.67%) Middleware
3 4 (6.67%) Ajax
4 3 (5.00%) XHTML
4 3 (5.00%) HTML
4 3 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) J2EE
5 1 (1.67%) J2SE
5 1 (1.67%) JSON
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Life Science
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (5.00%) E-Learning
3 3 (5.00%) CMDB
3 3 (5.00%) Learning Management System
3 3 (5.00%) HP Storage
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) AIX
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (18.33%) Data Modelling
3 10 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (11.67%) ETL
4 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (11.67%) SDLC
5 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (8.33%) ETL Development
7 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 4 (6.67%) ERP
7 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.00%) Service Management
8 3 (5.00%) ITSM
8 3 (5.00%) Time Management
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Java
3 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) ABAP
5 1 (1.67%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.33%) CEH
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) OSCP
3 2 (3.33%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.67%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (5.00%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) HP
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 3 (5.00%) IBM
4 3 (5.00%) BMC
4 3 (5.00%) CA
4 3 (5.00%) Remedy
4 3 (5.00%) VMware
4 3 (5.00%) FrontRange
4 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.33%) Fiserv
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft