The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 128 132 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 454 419 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.22% 2.00% 2.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.58% 47.08% 59.74%
Number of salaries quoted 380 352 403
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
SaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1352 890 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.62% 4.25% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 731 665
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SaaS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the South East

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the South East

SaaS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
Berkshire +2 176 £53,750 +2.38% 33
Surrey +27 67 £50,000 +5.26% 11
East Sussex +24 52 £43,000 +43.33% 4
Hampshire -18 50 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Buckinghamshire +38 40 £40,000 +3.22% 6
Oxfordshire +5 40 £52,500 +20.00% 8
Kent -36 18 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Middlesex - 6 £47,500 -
West Sussex -1 2 £37,000 +13.84% 4
Sussex - 2 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 319 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (28.24%) SQL
3 209 (23.33%) SQL Server
4 205 (22.88%) .NET
4 205 (22.88%) JavaScript
5 191 (21.32%) C#
6 182 (20.31%) HTML
6 182 (20.31%) Windows
7 172 (19.20%) Java
8 155 (17.30%) Degree
9 152 (16.96%) MySQL
10 150 (16.74%) Linux
10 150 (16.74%) Finance
11 137 (15.29%) Microsoft
12 133 (14.84%) Scrum
13 129 (14.40%) CSS
14 122 (13.62%) MVC
15 119 (13.28%) Marketing
16 114 (12.72%) Project Management
17 113 (12.61%) Telecoms
18 110 (12.28%) Oracle
19 107 (11.94%) ASP.NET
20 104 (11.61%) Web Services
21 101 (11.27%) PaaS
22 98 (10.94%) ITIL
23 91 (10.16%) Computer Science
24 89 (9.93%) VMware
25 87 (9.71%) CRM
26 83 (9.26%) XML
26 83 (9.26%) Software Engineering

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 70 (7.81%) IIS
2 54 (6.03%) Apache
3 22 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 19 (2.12%) ColdFusion
5 18 (2.01%) Node.js
6 17 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (1.79%) JBoss
8 13 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 13 (1.45%) Confluence
9 12 (1.34%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 8 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.45%) Lync
14 3 (0.33%) WordPress
14 3 (0.33%) nginx
14 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.33%) Drupal
14 3 (0.33%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 71 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.90%) MS Office
3 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.45%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.45%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.45%) SAP FI-GL
3 4 (0.45%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (0.45%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.22%) Maximo
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 101 (11.27%) PaaS
2 82 (9.15%) IaaS
3 53 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (1.23%) Route 53
8 9 (1.00%) Office 365
9 7 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.45%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.45%) Force.com
12 2 (0.22%) Heroku
13 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 71 (7.92%) Firewall
2 62 (6.92%) Internet
3 43 (4.80%) SAN
4 30 (3.35%) TCP/IP
4 30 (3.35%) VPN
5 28 (3.13%) LDAP
6 26 (2.90%) WAN
7 23 (2.57%) NAS
8 20 (2.23%) DNS
9 18 (2.01%) HTTP
9 18 (2.01%) LAN
9 18 (2.01%) MPLS
10 15 (1.67%) IPsec
11 14 (1.56%) VoIP
12 13 (1.45%) Unified Communications
13 10 (1.12%) BGP
14 8 (0.89%) Wireless
14 8 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (0.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 152 (16.96%) MySQL
3 51 (5.69%) MongoDB
4 46 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 43 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (3.35%) Big Data
7 26 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 23 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (2.12%) DB2
10 18 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (2.01%) Redis
11 15 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (1.45%) Couchbase
14 11 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 63 (7.03%) JIRA
2 44 (4.91%) Git (software)
3 29 (3.24%) Selenium
4 20 (2.23%) WebDriver
5 17 (1.90%) Subversion
6 15 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (1.56%) JUnit
8 13 (1.45%) NCrunch
9 12 (1.34%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.00%) Zephyr
11 7 (0.78%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.67%) Maven
12 6 (0.67%) JMeter
12 6 (0.67%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.67%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.56%) Trac
13 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 5 (0.56%) Mercurial
General
1 150 (16.74%) Finance
2 119 (13.28%) Marketing
3 113 (12.61%) Telecoms
4 51 (5.69%) Retail
5 37 (4.13%) Manufacturing
6 34 (3.79%) Banking
7 29 (3.24%) Front Office
8 18 (2.01%) Advertising
8 18 (2.01%) German Language
9 16 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.89%) French Language
11 7 (0.78%) Games
12 6 (0.67%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.56%) Legal
13 5 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.45%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.45%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.33%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.22%) Law
16 2 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 261 (29.13%) Developer
2 68 (7.59%) Architect
3 62 (6.92%) Consultant
4 60 (6.70%) Java Developer
5 59 (6.58%) .NET Developer
6 51 (5.69%) Project Manager
6 51 (5.69%) Software Developer
6 51 (5.69%) Senior Developer
7 44 (4.91%) C# Developer
8 40 (4.46%) Administrator
9 37 (4.13%) Software Engineer
10 34 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 33 (3.68%) Analyst
11 33 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
11 33 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
12 29 (3.24%) Web Developer
13 28 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
14 27 (3.01%) Development Manager
15 26 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
16 25 (2.79%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (22.88%) .NET
2 182 (20.31%) HTML
3 129 (14.40%) CSS
4 107 (11.94%) ASP.NET
5 104 (11.61%) Web Services
6 83 (9.26%) XML
7 66 (7.37%) jQuery
8 65 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (7.03%) Spring
10 62 (6.92%) Ajax
11 55 (6.14%) .NET Framework
11 55 (6.14%) LAMP
12 51 (5.69%) JSON
13 43 (4.80%) HTML5
13 43 (4.80%) J2EE
14 39 (4.35%) AngularJS
15 32 (3.57%) WCF
16 30 (3.35%) RESTful
17 29 (3.24%) Hibernate
17 29 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 91 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 70 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.47%) Open Source
3 49 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (2.90%) User Experience
5 25 (2.79%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.46%) Mathematics
7 18 (2.01%) Social Media
8 17 (1.90%) Blog
9 15 (1.67%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.45%) iSeries
11 12 (1.34%) Wiki
12 11 (1.23%) Physics
12 11 (1.23%) PKI
13 9 (1.00%) Statistics
14 7 (0.78%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.78%) PMI
14 7 (0.78%) Replication
14 7 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 182 (20.31%) Windows
2 150 (16.74%) Linux
3 50 (5.58%) UNIX
4 25 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.45%) VMS
8 12 (1.34%) Android
9 11 (1.23%) Solaris
10 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.00%) CentOS
12 5 (0.56%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.45%) AIX
14 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.22%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (14.84%) Scrum
3 122 (13.62%) MVC
4 114 (12.72%) Project Management
5 98 (10.94%) ITIL
6 87 (9.71%) CRM
7 83 (9.26%) Software Engineering
8 74 (8.26%) E-Commerce
9 71 (7.92%) SOA
10 69 (7.70%) TDD
11 65 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 62 (6.92%) OO
13 59 (6.58%) Service Delivery
14 52 (5.80%) ERP
14 52 (5.80%) Digital Marketing
15 48 (5.36%) Web Development
16 42 (4.69%) Migration
17 38 (4.24%) Service Management
17 38 (4.24%) DevOps
17 38 (4.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 253 (28.24%) SQL
2 205 (22.88%) JavaScript
3 191 (21.32%) C#
4 172 (19.20%) Java
5 82 (9.15%) PHP
6 35 (3.91%) T-SQL
7 33 (3.68%) C++
8 30 (3.35%) PowerShell
9 26 (2.90%) Python
10 22 (2.46%) C
10 22 (2.46%) Perl
11 17 (1.90%) Ruby
12 12 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.34%) Objective-C
13 8 (0.89%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.78%) ABAP
14 7 (0.78%) Groovy
15 6 (0.67%) VBScript
16 5 (0.56%) PHP5
17 4 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 155 (17.30%) Degree
2 27 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (1.79%) MCSE
6 16 (1.79%) CCNA
7 12 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.23%) CCNP
9 7 (0.78%) A+ Certification
9 7 (0.78%) ISEB
9 7 (0.78%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.67%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.67%) CCA
10 6 (0.67%) CCIE
11 5 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.56%) CEH
12 4 (0.45%) CISSP
12 4 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (7.81%) QA
2 18 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.12%) SLA
5 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 59 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.46%) vSphere
4 14 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.45%) vCloud
6 9 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.33%) Nmap
9 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.22%) KVM
10 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.11%) Xen
10 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.79%) Puppet
2 10 (1.12%) SCCM
3 9 (1.00%) OpenAM
4 8 (0.89%) Nagios
5 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.56%) Cacti
7 4 (0.45%) Icinga
7 4 (0.45%) Netcool
8 3 (0.33%) logstash
8 3 (0.33%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.11%) Plesk
9 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.11%) cPanel
9 1 (0.11%) Webmin
9 1 (0.11%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.11%) SCOM
9 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.11%) OpenView
9 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 137 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 110 (12.28%) Oracle
3 89 (9.93%) VMware
4 43 (4.80%) Salesforce.com
5 40 (4.46%) Cisco
6 34 (3.79%) IBM
7 25 (2.79%) HP
8 18 (2.01%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.67%) EMC
9 15 (1.67%) Avaya
10 14 (1.56%) 3PAR
11 13 (1.45%) SAP
12 11 (1.23%) Google
13 9 (1.00%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.89%) F5
14 8 (0.89%) Business Objects
14 8 (0.89%) Juniper
15 7 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
15 7 (0.78%) Sybase
16 6 (0.67%) Red Gate
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