The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 135 139 181
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +42
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 461 421 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.92% 1.87% 1.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.16% 62.28% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 388 364 292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1120 676 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.66% 3.01% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 949 579 564
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 176 £50,000 -4.76% 29
Hampshire -8 80 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Surrey -3 69 £52,000 +15.55% 9
East Sussex +15 38 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Oxfordshire -10 38 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Kent -10 26 £44,000 +25.71% 5
Buckinghamshire -5 19 £37,500 -6.25% 5
West Sussex -4 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Middlesex +1 1 £57,500 +4.54%
Sussex - 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 £95,000 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 214 (25.81%) HTML
2 211 (25.45%) SQL
3 209 (25.21%) .NET
4 203 (24.49%) JavaScript
5 178 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
6 173 (20.87%) Linux
7 162 (19.54%) SQL Server
8 159 (19.18%) Microsoft
9 156 (18.82%) CSS
10 154 (18.58%) C#
11 133 (16.04%) Java
12 131 (15.80%) Degree
13 122 (14.72%) Web Services
14 119 (14.35%) MVC
15 115 (13.87%) XML
16 114 (13.75%) MySQL
16 114 (13.75%) Telecoms
17 111 (13.39%) ASP.NET
17 111 (13.39%) Computer Science
17 111 (13.39%) jQuery
18 107 (12.91%) Windows
19 106 (12.79%) PHP
20 102 (12.30%) Finance
20 102 (12.30%) Scrum
20 102 (12.30%) Marketing
21 98 (11.82%) Project Management
22 93 (11.22%) MS Excel
23 92 (11.10%) Python
24 90 (10.86%) CRM
25 85 (10.25%) Software Engineering

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 52 (6.27%) Apache
2 40 (4.83%) IIS
3 30 (3.62%) Drupal
4 25 (3.02%) Tomcat
5 21 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.29%) CMS
7 18 (2.17%) MS Exchange
8 16 (1.93%) WordPress
9 12 (1.45%) nginx
10 9 (1.09%) Eucalyptus
10 9 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (1.09%) ColdFusion
11 8 (0.97%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.72%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.60%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
15 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 93 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.05%) MS Office
3 14 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (2.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.24%) CA Clarity
5 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 67 (8.08%) PaaS
2 50 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (5.91%) IaaS
4 36 (4.34%) Cloud Computing
5 34 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.84%) Force.com
8 6 (0.72%) Heroku
9 3 (0.36%) Route 53
10 2 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.24%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.12%) Taleo
11 1 (0.12%) GitHub
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.91%) Internet
2 39 (4.70%) DNS
3 37 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 31 (3.74%) LDAP
5 29 (3.50%) SSL
6 28 (3.38%) HTTP
7 25 (3.02%) VPN
7 25 (3.02%) Firewall
8 24 (2.90%) SAN
9 16 (1.93%) LAN
10 15 (1.81%) DHCP
11 13 (1.57%) Network Security
12 12 (1.45%) SMS
12 12 (1.45%) Wireless
13 11 (1.33%) BGP
13 11 (1.33%) VoIP
14 10 (1.21%) OSPF
15 7 (0.84%) DMZ
15 7 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
15 7 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 114 (13.75%) MySQL
3 54 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (2.17%) MongoDB
10 16 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.81%) Relational Database
12 14 (1.69%) SQL CLR
13 13 (1.57%) Redis
14 11 (1.33%) Big Data
15 9 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (0.84%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
17 5 (0.60%) NoSQL
18 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 51 (6.15%) Subversion
2 48 (5.79%) Selenium
3 36 (4.34%) Git (software)
4 24 (2.90%) Karma Test Runner
5 22 (2.65%) Visual Studio
6 21 (2.53%) Jasmine
7 17 (2.05%) Ant
8 14 (1.69%) JIRA
8 14 (1.69%) Axure RP
9 13 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.33%) JSUnit
11 10 (1.21%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.97%) TestNG
12 8 (0.97%) Jenkins
13 6 (0.72%) Grunt
13 6 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.72%) ProC
14 5 (0.60%) Hudson
14 5 (0.60%) PhoneGap
14 5 (0.60%) Sinon.JS
General
1 114 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 102 (12.30%) Finance
2 102 (12.30%) Marketing
3 40 (4.83%) Manufacturing
4 25 (3.02%) Retail
5 23 (2.77%) Banking
6 17 (2.05%) Advertising
7 15 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (1.69%) Electronics
9 12 (1.45%) Billing
10 8 (0.97%) Back Office
11 7 (0.84%) Legal
12 5 (0.60%) Automotive
12 5 (0.60%) Front Office
13 3 (0.36%) Publishing
14 2 (0.24%) German Language
15 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.12%) French Language
15 1 (0.12%) Games
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 287 (34.62%) Developer
2 81 (9.77%) Consultant
3 78 (9.41%) Web Developer
4 70 (8.44%) Software Developer
5 67 (8.08%) Project Manager
6 54 (6.51%) Senior Developer
7 48 (5.79%) .NET Developer
8 46 (5.55%) C# Developer
8 46 (5.55%) Architect
9 40 (4.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (4.58%) Administrator
11 37 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
12 36 (4.34%) Senior Consultant
13 34 (4.10%) Front-End Developer
14 32 (3.86%) Applications Developer
14 32 (3.86%) Web Applications Developer
15 31 (3.74%) Technical Consultant
16 26 (3.14%) Analyst
17 24 (2.90%) Software Engineer
17 24 (2.90%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (25.81%) HTML
2 209 (25.21%) .NET
3 156 (18.82%) CSS
4 122 (14.72%) Web Services
5 115 (13.87%) XML
6 111 (13.39%) ASP.NET
6 111 (13.39%) jQuery
7 82 (9.89%) Ajax
8 67 (8.08%) SOAP
9 52 (6.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 49 (5.91%) HTML5
10 49 (5.91%) .NET Framework
11 43 (5.19%) Backbone.js
12 38 (4.58%) KnockoutJS
12 38 (4.58%) LESS
13 29 (3.50%) Sass
14 28 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 27 (3.26%) LAMP
16 26 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 25 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 111 (13.39%) Computer Science
2 80 (9.65%) Enterprise Software
3 40 (4.83%) Social Media
4 36 (4.34%) Open Source
5 30 (3.62%) Mathematics
6 23 (2.77%) Blog
7 22 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
8 17 (2.05%) CMDB
9 15 (1.81%) Physics
10 14 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.69%) Replication
10 14 (1.69%) Clustering
11 12 (1.45%) DTV
11 12 (1.45%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.33%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.21%) Statistics
14 9 (1.09%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.09%) Xbox
15 8 (0.97%) PKI
15 8 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 173 (20.87%) Linux
2 107 (12.91%) Windows
3 67 (8.08%) UNIX
4 31 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (3.26%) Android
6 23 (2.77%) CentOS
7 20 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (2.29%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.33%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.84%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.72%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.48%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.36%) Debian
16 2 (0.24%) SUSE
16 2 (0.24%) VMS
16 2 (0.24%) Solaris
16 2 (0.24%) AIX
17 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (14.35%) MVC
3 102 (12.30%) Scrum
4 98 (11.82%) Project Management
5 90 (10.86%) CRM
6 85 (10.25%) Software Engineering
7 73 (8.81%) ITIL
8 62 (7.48%) Web Development
9 48 (5.79%) ERP
10 47 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
11 45 (5.43%) TDD
12 44 (5.31%) E-Commerce
13 43 (5.19%) Analytics
14 42 (5.07%) Service Management
15 41 (4.95%) OO
15 41 (4.95%) PRINCE2
15 41 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (4.83%) BDD
17 38 (4.58%) Digital Marketing
17 38 (4.58%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 211 (25.45%) SQL
2 203 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 154 (18.58%) C#
4 133 (16.04%) Java
5 106 (12.79%) PHP
6 92 (11.10%) Python
7 64 (7.72%) Perl
7 64 (7.72%) C++
8 52 (6.27%) T-SQL
9 50 (6.03%) Ruby
10 32 (3.86%) C
11 27 (3.26%) Bash Shell
12 20 (2.41%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.57%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.09%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.09%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.60%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.60%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.60%) PHP5
16 2 (0.24%) CFML
Qualifications
1 131 (15.80%) Degree
2 45 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.77%) PhD
4 18 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (1.45%) MCSA
7 11 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.21%) ISEB
9 9 (1.09%) RHCE
9 9 (1.09%) MCTS
10 6 (0.72%) Sun Certification
10 6 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.60%) CCNP
11 5 (0.60%) CCNA
11 5 (0.60%) MCSE
12 4 (0.48%) CISSP
12 4 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.89%) QA
2 12 (1.45%) SLA
3 10 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (5.31%) Active Directory
1 44 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (3.38%) Hyper-V
3 17 (2.05%) vSphere
4 9 (1.09%) Varnish
5 6 (0.72%) vCloud
6 4 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.48%) XenApp
7 3 (0.36%) Sendmail
7 3 (0.36%) KVM
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.24%) Postfix
9 1 (0.12%) Snort
9 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (5.91%) Puppet
2 48 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (3.86%) Nagios
4 16 (1.93%) HP UCMDB
5 15 (1.81%) Cacti
6 10 (1.21%) Ganglia
6 10 (1.21%) OpenView
7 9 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 8 (0.97%) WSUS
8 8 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (0.84%) SCCM
10 5 (0.60%) Netcool
10 5 (0.60%) AppManager
10 5 (0.60%) Plesk
10 5 (0.60%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.48%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.48%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.36%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.36%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.36%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 159 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 64 (7.72%) VMware
3 55 (6.63%) Oracle
4 52 (6.27%) Cisco
5 40 (4.83%) Salesforce.com
6 33 (3.98%) SAP
7 27 (3.26%) BMC
7 27 (3.26%) Red Hat
8 24 (2.90%) HP
8 24 (2.90%) ServiceNow
9 22 (2.65%) Twitter
10 19 (2.29%) Remedy
11 17 (2.05%) Citrix
12 15 (1.81%) EMC
13 14 (1.69%) Websense
14 12 (1.45%) Sun
14 12 (1.45%) Rackspace
15 11 (1.33%) NetSuite
16 10 (1.21%) Splunk
17 7 (0.84%) F5
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Pure360
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus = Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension (10%), Bonus, Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Acorn
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Acorn
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago