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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 102 167 158
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -9
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 594 376 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.85% 1.69% 1.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.58% 28.72% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 437 307 311
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
1881 1309 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 9.03% 5.88% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1048 852
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +65 207 £47,500 -5.00% 18
East Sussex +25 110 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire +34 90 £53,750 +7.50% 8
Surrey +18 63 £47,500 +8.57% 7
Kent +36 45 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 38 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Sussex -5 16 £35,000 -30.00%
Oxfordshire +5 13 £35,500 -18.85% 2
Middlesex +5 5 £72,500 +20.83%
Sussex -3 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Home Counties - 1 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 411 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 360 (31.77%) SQL
3 334 (29.48%) JavaScript
4 294 (25.95%) SQL Server
5 266 (23.48%) .NET
6 257 (22.68%) C#
7 240 (21.18%) HTML
8 236 (20.83%) Degree
9 232 (20.48%) Linux
10 203 (17.92%) Java
11 202 (17.83%) Microsoft
12 201 (17.74%) CSS
13 176 (15.53%) Web Services
14 166 (14.65%) ASP.NET
15 159 (14.03%) Oracle
15 159 (14.03%) Project Management
16 158 (13.95%) Computer Science
17 155 (13.68%) Software Engineering
18 151 (13.33%) Marketing
19 149 (13.15%) Scrum
20 145 (12.80%) MySQL
21 144 (12.71%) Windows
22 143 (12.62%) Finance
23 119 (10.50%) XML
24 114 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
25 113 (9.97%) T-SQL
26 112 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
27 110 (9.71%) jQuery
28 108 (9.53%) OO
29 107 (9.44%) PaaS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (5.21%) IIS
1 59 (5.21%) Apache
2 47 (4.15%) Tomcat
3 40 (3.53%) WebSphere
4 35 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (2.74%) WebLogic
6 24 (2.12%) JBoss
7 18 (1.59%) Lync
8 17 (1.50%) Node.js
9 14 (1.24%) nginx
10 13 (1.15%) SharePoint
11 11 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
12 10 (0.88%) CMS
13 9 (0.79%) GlassFish
13 9 (0.79%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.62%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.62%) Confluence
14 7 (0.62%) Eucalyptus
14 7 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 73 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (1.85%) MS Office
4 9 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.79%) FrameMaker
5 7 (0.62%) MS Project
6 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 28 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.88%) Magento
4 9 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.44%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.18%) Agresso
9 2 (0.18%) Maximo
10 1 (0.088%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.088%) Infor CRM
10 1 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.088%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.088%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 107 (9.44%) PaaS
2 87 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (7.68%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (6.88%) IaaS
4 72 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.97%) Heroku
7 10 (0.88%) Office 365
8 8 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (0.53%) GitHub
9 6 (0.53%) Taleo
10 5 (0.44%) Boomi
10 5 (0.44%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.35%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.26%) Joyent
12 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.18%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.18%) Basecamp
13 2 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 76 (6.71%) Firewall
2 75 (6.62%) Internet
3 37 (3.27%) SAN
4 36 (3.18%) TCP/IP
5 35 (3.09%) DNS
6 30 (2.65%) WAN
7 29 (2.56%) LAN
8 25 (2.21%) VPN
9 24 (2.12%) HTTP
9 24 (2.12%) SSL
10 22 (1.94%) SMTP
11 20 (1.77%) VoIP
12 16 (1.41%) MPLS
12 16 (1.41%) Network Security
13 15 (1.32%) iSCSI
14 12 (1.06%) Unified Communications
15 9 (0.79%) NAS
16 7 (0.62%) LDAP
17 5 (0.44%) DHCP
17 5 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (25.95%) SQL Server
2 145 (12.80%) MySQL
3 78 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (6.80%) Relational Database
5 76 (6.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (5.65%) MongoDB
7 58 (5.12%) NoSQL
8 51 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 48 (4.24%) Big Data
9 48 (4.24%) Oracle Database
10 45 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
11 33 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (2.38%) Hadoop
13 24 (2.12%) RDBMS
14 23 (2.03%) Redis
15 21 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
16 18 (1.59%) DB2
16 18 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 17 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (1.24%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 66 (5.83%) Git (software)
2 54 (4.77%) Selenium
3 51 (4.50%) Subversion
4 39 (3.44%) JIRA
5 30 (2.65%) Eclipse
6 19 (1.68%) Jasmine
7 17 (1.50%) JUnit
8 15 (1.32%) WebDriver
9 14 (1.24%) Ant
9 14 (1.24%) CruiseControl
10 12 (1.06%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (0.97%) Visual Studio
12 10 (0.88%) DbUnit
12 10 (0.88%) EasyMock
13 9 (0.79%) SpecFlow
13 9 (0.79%) ReSharper
13 9 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (0.62%) NUnit
14 7 (0.62%) JMeter
General
1 151 (13.33%) Marketing
2 143 (12.62%) Finance
3 103 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 81 (7.15%) Manufacturing
5 74 (6.53%) Retail
6 54 (4.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 54 (4.77%) Front Office
7 39 (3.44%) Banking
8 23 (2.03%) Electronics
9 18 (1.59%) German Language
10 17 (1.50%) Aerospace
11 15 (1.32%) Advertising
12 11 (0.97%) Back Office
12 11 (0.97%) French Language
13 10 (0.88%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.88%) Legal
14 7 (0.62%) Games
14 7 (0.62%) Dutch Language
15 5 (0.44%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 338 (29.83%) Developer
2 99 (8.74%) Consultant
3 94 (8.30%) .NET Developer
4 72 (6.35%) Analyst
5 67 (5.91%) Architect
6 61 (5.38%) Software Developer
7 60 (5.30%) C# Developer
8 59 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 56 (4.94%) Software Engineer
10 55 (4.85%) Java Developer
11 48 (4.24%) Project Manager
12 45 (3.97%) Team Leader
13 44 (3.88%) Administrator
14 42 (3.71%) Web Developer
15 39 (3.44%) Account Manager
16 38 (3.35%) Pre Sales Engineer
17 37 (3.27%) Lead Developer
18 36 (3.18%) Senior Developer
18 36 (3.18%) Support Engineer
19 32 (2.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (23.48%) .NET
2 240 (21.18%) HTML
3 201 (17.74%) CSS
4 176 (15.53%) Web Services
5 166 (14.65%) ASP.NET
6 119 (10.50%) XML
7 110 (9.71%) jQuery
8 78 (6.88%) HTML5
9 63 (5.56%) Ajax
10 59 (5.21%) REST
11 52 (4.59%) AngularJS
12 48 (4.24%) SOAP
13 47 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
14 42 (3.71%) WCF
15 39 (3.44%) CSS3
16 38 (3.35%) JSON
17 37 (3.27%) KnockoutJS
18 34 (3.00%) Backbone.js
19 33 (2.91%) .NET Framework
20 32 (2.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 158 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 114 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (8.83%) Enterprise Software
4 65 (5.74%) User Experience
5 44 (3.88%) Data Centre
6 39 (3.44%) Life Science
7 27 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 25 (2.21%) Mathematics
9 23 (2.03%) Public Cloud
9 23 (2.03%) DTV
10 19 (1.68%) Clustering
11 17 (1.50%) Data Integration
11 17 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.41%) Replication
13 15 (1.32%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.24%) EqualLogic
14 14 (1.24%) Algorithms
15 12 (1.06%) Pharmacovigilance
16 11 (0.97%) Blog
16 11 (0.97%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 232 (20.48%) Linux
2 144 (12.71%) Windows
3 40 (3.53%) UNIX
4 38 (3.35%) Apple iOS
4 38 (3.35%) Android
5 20 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.06%) CentOS
6 12 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.79%) VMS
8 6 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.26%) Debian
11 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.18%) AIX
12 2 (0.18%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.18%) webOS
13 1 (0.088%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (14.03%) Project Management
3 155 (13.68%) Software Engineering
4 149 (13.15%) Scrum
5 112 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
6 108 (9.53%) OO
7 106 (9.36%) CRM
8 92 (8.12%) DevOps
9 85 (7.50%) ITIL
10 83 (7.33%) MVC
11 82 (7.24%) Open Source
12 78 (6.88%) SDLC
13 73 (6.44%) ERP
14 67 (5.91%) E-Commerce
15 65 (5.74%) TDD
16 64 (5.65%) Digital Marketing
17 59 (5.21%) B2B
18 58 (5.12%) Service Delivery
19 56 (4.94%) Time Management
19 56 (4.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 360 (31.77%) SQL
2 334 (29.48%) JavaScript
3 257 (22.68%) C#
4 203 (17.92%) Java
5 113 (9.97%) T-SQL
6 86 (7.59%) PHP
7 72 (6.35%) Python
8 47 (4.15%) Ruby
9 42 (3.71%) PowerShell
10 41 (3.62%) C++
11 33 (2.91%) C
12 23 (2.03%) VB.NET
13 20 (1.77%) Perl
14 13 (1.15%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.79%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.62%) Groovy
17 6 (0.53%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.35%) ABAP
18 4 (0.35%) Scala
18 4 (0.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 236 (20.83%) Degree
2 30 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (1.24%) CISSP
5 14 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.97%) CCNA
7 11 (0.97%) MCSE
7 11 (0.97%) PMP
7 11 (0.97%) CEH
8 10 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.62%) EMC Certification
10 6 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.53%) PhD
11 5 (0.44%) CCNP
11 5 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.35%) SAP Certification
13 3 (0.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (8.83%) QA
2 28 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.68%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.71%) SLA
5 6 (0.53%) GCP
6 1 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.088%) WCAG
6 1 (0.088%) COBIT
6 1 (0.088%) HL7
6 1 (0.088%) DICOM
6 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.088%) COSO
6 1 (0.088%) Section 508
System Software
1 71 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 26 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 22 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (1.77%) vSphere
6 13 (1.15%) vCloud
7 9 (0.79%) IMail Server
8 8 (0.71%) XenServer
9 5 (0.44%) KVM
10 2 (0.18%) Docker
10 2 (0.18%) oVirt
10 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.088%) XenApp
11 1 (0.088%) qmail
11 1 (0.088%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.088%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.088%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.088%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.088%) Squid
Systems Management
1 26 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (2.03%) Puppet
3 21 (1.85%) Nagios
4 19 (1.68%) HAProxy
5 17 (1.50%) SCCM
6 14 (1.24%) SCOM
6 14 (1.24%) SCVMM
7 13 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 11 (0.97%) Cacti
9 9 (0.79%) Nmap
10 8 (0.71%) Ganglia
11 7 (0.62%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.62%) OpenView
12 6 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.53%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.53%) Opsview
13 5 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (0.35%) Backup Exec
15 3 (0.26%) Netcool
15 3 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 202 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 159 (14.03%) Oracle
3 102 (9.00%) VMware
4 58 (5.12%) SAP
5 57 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
6 31 (2.74%) Cisco
7 27 (2.38%) EMC
8 25 (2.21%) HP
9 20 (1.77%) Google
10 18 (1.59%) Sybase
11 17 (1.50%) Websense
12 15 (1.32%) IBM
13 14 (1.24%) Rackspace
13 14 (1.24%) Nimble Storage
14 13 (1.15%) ServiceNow
14 13 (1.15%) Zend
15 12 (1.06%) Sun
16 11 (0.97%) BMC
16 11 (0.97%) Splunk
17 10 (0.88%) MuleSoft
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