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 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 57 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 7 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.45% 0.98% 2.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.93% 25.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
Average salary £58,750 £34,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.28% -37.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £41,250 £60,000
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 Slough region.

Cloud Services Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.58% 3.90% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 16
Average salary £52,500 £38,750 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -34.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 16 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Slough

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (52.63%) Java
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) QA
4 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) XSLT
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) Classic ASP
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) CSS3
7 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) OWASP
7 3 (15.79%) CSSLP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.26%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) AppScan
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Software Design Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) XSLT
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) Classic ASP
3 4 (21.05%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) MDX
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
6 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.26%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) RIA
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Debian
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
1 2 (10.53%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) OWASP
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Business Development
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CSSLP
1 3 (15.79%) CISSP
1 3 (15.79%) GIAC
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) CEH
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) OSCP
2 2 (10.53%) OSCE
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
2 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
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