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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 116 137 151
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 550 464 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.59% 2.02% 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.18% 32.47% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 386 354 353
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
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
1709 1429 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.05% 6.22% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1157 818
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +29 199 £50,000 +5.26% 23
Surrey +3 73 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East Sussex +20 71 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Hampshire 0 68 £56,875 +26.38% 10
Buckinghamshire -11 45 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Kent +31 42 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Oxfordshire +24 32 £50,000 +14.28% 4
West Sussex -16 12 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Middlesex +7 3 £72,500 +26.08% 1
Sussex -4 2 - -
Thames Valley -2 1 £72,500 +3.57%
Home Counties - 1 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 377 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (31.04%) SQL
3 281 (26.12%) JavaScript
4 278 (25.84%) SQL Server
5 235 (21.84%) C#
6 226 (21.00%) .NET
7 224 (20.82%) Linux
8 221 (20.54%) HTML
9 206 (19.14%) Microsoft
10 201 (18.68%) Java
11 194 (18.03%) Degree
12 172 (15.99%) CSS
13 169 (15.71%) Windows
13 169 (15.71%) Oracle
14 161 (14.96%) Web Services
15 153 (14.22%) MySQL
16 152 (14.13%) Marketing
17 149 (13.85%) Project Management
18 141 (13.10%) Finance
19 137 (12.73%) Scrum
20 136 (12.64%) ASP.NET
21 132 (12.27%) Software Engineering
22 121 (11.25%) Computer Science
23 112 (10.41%) Telecoms
24 110 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
24 110 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
25 109 (10.13%) XML
26 107 (9.94%) PaaS
27 96 (8.92%) VMware
28 94 (8.74%) OO

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 85 (7.90%) IIS
2 64 (5.95%) Apache
3 47 (4.37%) Tomcat
4 34 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 29 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (2.42%) JBoss
7 21 (1.95%) WebLogic
8 19 (1.77%) Lync
9 17 (1.58%) Node.js
10 14 (1.30%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
12 9 (0.84%) Apache Pig
12 9 (0.84%) nginx
12 9 (0.84%) Confluence
12 9 (0.84%) Eucalyptus
13 8 (0.74%) CMS
13 8 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
14 7 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 74 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (1.67%) MS Office
4 8 (0.74%) FrameMaker
5 6 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.28%) MS Project
7 2 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 28 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.65%) Magento
5 6 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.37%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.19%) Maximo
9 1 (0.093%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.093%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.093%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.093%) Agresso
9 1 (0.093%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.093%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 107 (9.94%) PaaS
2 79 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (6.51%) IaaS
4 51 (4.74%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.65%) Heroku
8 6 (0.56%) Office 365
8 6 (0.56%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.46%) GitHub
9 5 (0.46%) Boomi
9 5 (0.46%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.37%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.19%) Joyent
11 2 (0.19%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.19%) Force.com
11 2 (0.19%) Taleo
11 2 (0.19%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.19%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 88 (8.18%) Firewall
2 71 (6.60%) Internet
3 44 (4.09%) SAN
4 34 (3.16%) TCP/IP
5 33 (3.07%) DNS
6 32 (2.97%) WAN
7 30 (2.79%) LAN
8 28 (2.60%) VPN
9 22 (2.04%) HTTP
10 20 (1.86%) LDAP
11 18 (1.67%) MPLS
11 18 (1.67%) iSCSI
12 17 (1.58%) VoIP
13 16 (1.49%) Unified Communications
14 13 (1.21%) Network Security
15 12 (1.12%) NAS
16 11 (1.02%) SMTP
17 10 (0.93%) SSL
18 6 (0.56%) CTI
19 5 (0.46%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 153 (14.22%) MySQL
3 82 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 74 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (6.51%) MongoDB
6 59 (5.48%) NoSQL
6 59 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (5.02%) Relational Database
8 53 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (3.72%) Big Data
10 38 (3.53%) Oracle Database
11 25 (2.32%) Redis
12 21 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (1.86%) DB2
13 20 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (1.58%) Hadoop
15 16 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 14 (1.30%) RDBMS
16 14 (1.30%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 56 (5.20%) Git (software)
2 54 (5.02%) Selenium
3 48 (4.46%) Subversion
4 44 (4.09%) JIRA
5 30 (2.79%) Eclipse
6 21 (1.95%) WebDriver
7 15 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (1.21%) JUnit
9 12 (1.12%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.02%) CruiseControl
11 10 (0.93%) JMeter
11 10 (0.93%) Ant
12 9 (0.84%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.84%) Zephyr
13 8 (0.74%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.74%) ReSharper
14 7 (0.65%) NUnit
14 7 (0.65%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.56%) DbUnit
16 5 (0.46%) EasyMock
General
1 152 (14.13%) Marketing
2 141 (13.10%) Finance
3 112 (10.41%) Telecoms
4 76 (7.06%) Manufacturing
5 62 (5.76%) Retail
6 50 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 48 (4.46%) Banking
8 38 (3.53%) Front Office
9 28 (2.60%) Advertising
10 23 (2.14%) Electronics
11 20 (1.86%) German Language
12 10 (0.93%) Legal
13 9 (0.84%) Back Office
14 8 (0.74%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.74%) French Language
15 6 (0.56%) Games
16 5 (0.46%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.46%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.37%) Dutch Language
17 4 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 306 (28.44%) Developer
2 97 (9.01%) Consultant
3 73 (6.78%) .NET Developer
4 66 (6.13%) Software Engineer
5 64 (5.95%) Analyst
6 61 (5.67%) Architect
6 61 (5.67%) Java Developer
7 56 (5.20%) Senior Developer
8 53 (4.93%) Software Developer
9 51 (4.74%) C# Developer
10 50 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 45 (4.18%) Project Manager
12 41 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
13 39 (3.62%) Administrator
14 37 (3.44%) Pre Sales Engineer
15 36 (3.35%) Lead Developer
16 35 (3.25%) Account Manager
17 34 (3.16%) DBA
17 34 (3.16%) Senior Software Engineer
18 32 (2.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (21.00%) .NET
2 221 (20.54%) HTML
3 172 (15.99%) CSS
4 161 (14.96%) Web Services
5 136 (12.64%) ASP.NET
6 109 (10.13%) XML
7 89 (8.27%) jQuery
8 58 (5.39%) Ajax
9 57 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (5.30%) AngularJS
10 55 (5.11%) HTML5
11 49 (4.55%) JSON
12 42 (3.90%) Spring
13 41 (3.81%) WCF
14 40 (3.72%) MDX
15 39 (3.62%) LAMP
15 39 (3.62%) REST
16 37 (3.44%) .NET Framework
17 34 (3.16%) SOAP
18 31 (2.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.25%) Computer Science
2 110 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (5.39%) Data Centre
5 42 (3.90%) User Experience
6 38 (3.53%) Life Science
7 27 (2.51%) Management Information System
8 25 (2.32%) Mobile App
9 23 (2.14%) DTV
10 20 (1.86%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.86%) Public Cloud
11 15 (1.39%) Algorithms
12 14 (1.30%) EqualLogic
12 14 (1.30%) Clustering
13 13 (1.21%) Replication
13 13 (1.21%) iSeries
13 13 (1.21%) BYOD
14 12 (1.12%) Statistics
15 10 (0.93%) Blog
16 9 (0.84%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 224 (20.82%) Linux
2 169 (15.71%) Windows
3 45 (4.18%) UNIX
4 28 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 27 (2.51%) Android
6 26 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.21%) VMS
10 7 (0.65%) CentOS
11 6 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.28%) Debian
13 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.28%) AIX
14 2 (0.19%) Solaris
14 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.19%) webOS
15 1 (0.093%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (13.85%) Project Management
3 137 (12.73%) Scrum
4 132 (12.27%) Software Engineering
5 110 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
6 94 (8.74%) OO
7 86 (7.99%) CRM
7 86 (7.99%) E-Commerce
8 84 (7.81%) DevOps
9 83 (7.71%) MVC
10 75 (6.97%) ITIL
11 73 (6.78%) Open Source
12 67 (6.23%) SDLC
13 66 (6.13%) Digital Marketing
14 61 (5.67%) TDD
15 59 (5.48%) SOA
15 59 (5.48%) Service Delivery
16 55 (5.11%) Mentoring
17 53 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
18 52 (4.83%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 334 (31.04%) SQL
2 281 (26.12%) JavaScript
3 235 (21.84%) C#
4 201 (18.68%) Java
5 89 (8.27%) T-SQL
6 83 (7.71%) PHP
7 51 (4.74%) Python
7 51 (4.74%) PowerShell
8 43 (4.00%) Ruby
9 40 (3.72%) C++
10 25 (2.32%) Perl
11 22 (2.04%) C
12 8 (0.74%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.74%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.65%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.65%) ABAP
13 7 (0.65%) VBScript
14 6 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.46%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 194 (18.03%) Degree
2 24 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.58%) CCNA
6 15 (1.39%) MCSE
6 15 (1.39%) CISSP
6 15 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (1.30%) CEH
8 13 (1.21%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.02%) PMP
9 11 (1.02%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.84%) CCNP
11 8 (0.74%) A+ Certification
12 6 (0.56%) PhD
12 6 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.46%) OSCP
14 4 (0.37%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (7.62%) QA
2 28 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.93%) SLA
5 6 (0.56%) GCP
6 5 (0.46%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.093%) WCAG
8 1 (0.093%) COSO
8 1 (0.093%) Section 508
System Software
1 59 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (5.11%) Active Directory
3 33 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.32%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (2.04%) vSphere
6 9 (0.84%) vCloud
7 3 (0.28%) KVM
8 2 (0.19%) Docker
8 2 (0.19%) XenServer
8 2 (0.19%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.19%) IMail Server
9 1 (0.093%) XenApp
9 1 (0.093%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.093%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.093%) Xen
9 1 (0.093%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (1.86%) SCCM
1 20 (1.86%) Puppet
2 19 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (1.77%) HAProxy
2 19 (1.77%) Nagios
3 14 (1.30%) SCOM
3 14 (1.30%) SCVMM
4 11 (1.02%) Cacti
5 9 (0.84%) Ganglia
5 9 (0.84%) OpenView
5 9 (0.84%) OpenAM
5 9 (0.84%) Nmap
6 7 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.56%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.46%) Opsview
9 3 (0.28%) HP UCMDB
9 3 (0.28%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 206 (19.14%) Microsoft
2 169 (15.71%) Oracle
3 96 (8.92%) VMware
4 57 (5.30%) SAP
5 55 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (2.51%) IBM
7 26 (2.42%) HP
8 22 (2.04%) Cisco
9 21 (1.95%) Google
10 17 (1.58%) Sybase
10 17 (1.58%) Nimble Storage
11 16 (1.49%) Red Hat
12 15 (1.39%) BMC
12 15 (1.39%) Avaya
13 14 (1.30%) Zend
13 14 (1.30%) Rackspace
14 13 (1.21%) 3PAR
14 13 (1.21%) EMC
15 12 (1.12%) Sun
16 11 (1.02%) MuleSoft
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