The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 72 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 0.75% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.35% 40.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
SaaS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Cloud Services Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
23 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.96% 1.87% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 4
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SaaS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Somerset

SaaS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 1 £30,000 -
SaaS
South West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Trapeze