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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 60 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.48% 1.16% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.00% 38.89% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.80%
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
25 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.61% 2.99% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 4
Average salary £55,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.42% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £20,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 October 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Slough

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 12 (52.17%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) QA
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 7 (30.43%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (21.74%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) Ajax
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 5 (21.74%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) CSS3
7 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
7 4 (17.39%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) XSLT
7 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Games

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.70%) Couchbase
5 1 (4.35%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) AppScan
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Software Design Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) Ajax
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 5 (21.74%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) XSLT
5 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
5 4 (17.39%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) MDX
6 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (13.04%) Ext JS
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.70%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (4.35%) J2EE
8 1 (4.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) RIA
4 1 (4.35%) FMCG
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Debian
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) OWASP
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Microservices
6 2 (8.70%) Business Development
6 2 (8.70%) Test Management
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) GIAC
1 3 (13.04%) CISSP
1 3 (13.04%) CSSLP
2 2 (8.70%) OSCP
2 2 (8.70%) OSCE
2 2 (8.70%) CEH
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
2 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.70%) SLA
3 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
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