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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 111 132 159
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +27
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 546 478 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.62% 2.08% 1.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.49% 32.81% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 380 378 332
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
1583 1457 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.61% 6.35% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1192 688
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +17 195 £52,500 +16.66% 36
Surrey +16 91 £50,000 +5.26% 8
East Sussex +13 64 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Hampshire -20 54 £51,250 +13.88% 6
Buckinghamshire +13 53 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Oxfordshire +33 42 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Kent +29 31 £37,500 -11.76% 2
West Sussex +3 15 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Middlesex +12 5 £37,000 -35.65%
Thames Valley +3 1 £72,500 -23.68%
Sussex -4 1 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 367 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (29.80%) SQL
3 256 (25.60%) JavaScript
3 256 (25.60%) SQL Server
4 221 (22.10%) C#
5 218 (21.80%) .NET
6 203 (20.30%) HTML
7 193 (19.30%) Microsoft
8 176 (17.60%) Java
9 168 (16.80%) Linux
10 165 (16.50%) Degree
11 159 (15.90%) Finance
12 158 (15.80%) CSS
13 157 (15.70%) Windows
14 151 (15.10%) MySQL
15 149 (14.90%) Oracle
16 148 (14.80%) Project Management
17 146 (14.60%) Scrum
18 144 (14.40%) Marketing
19 135 (13.50%) ASP.NET
20 132 (13.20%) Telecoms
21 126 (12.60%) Web Services
22 120 (12.00%) Software Engineering
23 104 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
24 97 (9.70%) MVC
24 97 (9.70%) VMware
25 91 (9.10%) Business Intelligence
25 91 (9.10%) Computer Science
26 89 (8.90%) jQuery
26 89 (8.90%) PaaS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 82 (8.20%) IIS
2 56 (5.60%) Apache
3 40 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 25 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (2.30%) JBoss
6 19 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 14 (1.40%) Node.js
8 13 (1.30%) Confluence
9 12 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 10 (1.00%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.00%) Lync
10 10 (1.00%) Apache ServiceMix
11 9 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
12 8 (0.80%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.80%) Apache Pig
12 8 (0.80%) Eucalyptus
13 6 (0.60%) nginx
13 6 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 78 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (1.70%) MS Office
4 8 (0.80%) FrameMaker
5 5 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.20%) MS Project
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 25 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.30%) Magento
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.30%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.20%) Maximo
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.10%) Unica
7 1 (0.10%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.10%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 89 (8.90%) PaaS
2 75 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (6.80%) IaaS
4 53 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 46 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.50%) GitHub
9 5 (0.50%) Boomi
9 5 (0.50%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.40%) Heroku
10 4 (0.40%) Office 365
11 2 (0.20%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.20%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.20%) Taleo
11 2 (0.20%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.10%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 83 (8.30%) Firewall
2 70 (7.00%) Internet
3 44 (4.40%) SAN
4 34 (3.40%) WAN
5 32 (3.20%) VPN
6 30 (3.00%) LAN
7 28 (2.80%) TCP/IP
8 24 (2.40%) LDAP
9 23 (2.30%) DNS
9 23 (2.30%) MPLS
10 22 (2.20%) HTTP
10 22 (2.20%) VoIP
11 20 (2.00%) Unified Communications
12 13 (1.30%) NAS
13 11 (1.10%) Network Security
13 11 (1.10%) iSCSI
14 6 (0.60%) CTI
15 5 (0.50%) Wireless
15 5 (0.50%) SMTP
15 5 (0.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 151 (15.10%) MySQL
3 74 (7.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 74 (7.40%) MongoDB
4 70 (7.00%) NoSQL
5 63 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (5.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 49 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 49 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 34 (3.40%) Big Data
10 25 (2.50%) DB2
11 22 (2.20%) Redis
12 21 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (1.60%) CouchDB
15 14 (1.40%) Couchbase
16 13 (1.30%) Oracle Database
16 13 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (5.40%) Selenium
2 50 (5.00%) JIRA
3 46 (4.60%) Git (software)
4 39 (3.90%) Subversion
5 25 (2.50%) WebDriver
6 19 (1.90%) Eclipse
7 17 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (1.30%) Zephyr
9 12 (1.20%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.10%) JMeter
11 10 (1.00%) JUnit
11 10 (1.00%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.00%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.80%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.70%) NUnit
13 7 (0.70%) CruiseControl
13 7 (0.70%) ReSharper
14 6 (0.60%) Ant
14 6 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 159 (15.90%) Finance
2 144 (14.40%) Marketing
3 132 (13.20%) Telecoms
4 70 (7.00%) Manufacturing
5 61 (6.10%) Retail
6 46 (4.60%) Banking
7 36 (3.60%) Front Office
8 35 (3.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 26 (2.60%) Advertising
10 21 (2.10%) Electronics
11 17 (1.70%) German Language
12 9 (0.90%) Legal
13 7 (0.70%) Games
13 7 (0.70%) Back Office
13 7 (0.70%) French Language
14 5 (0.50%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.50%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.40%) Law
15 4 (0.40%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 291 (29.10%) Developer
2 88 (8.80%) Consultant
3 68 (6.80%) .NET Developer
4 66 (6.60%) Java Developer
5 59 (5.90%) Senior Developer
6 58 (5.80%) Software Engineer
7 57 (5.70%) Project Manager
8 54 (5.40%) Architect
9 52 (5.20%) Analyst
10 49 (4.90%) Software Developer
11 48 (4.80%) C# Developer
12 45 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
13 36 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
14 34 (3.40%) Administrator
15 32 (3.20%) Account Manager
16 31 (3.10%) Sales Consultant
17 30 (3.00%) Technical Manager
18 29 (2.90%) Senior Software Engineer
19 28 (2.80%) Lead Developer
19 28 (2.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (21.80%) .NET
2 203 (20.30%) HTML
3 158 (15.80%) CSS
4 135 (13.50%) ASP.NET
5 126 (12.60%) Web Services
6 89 (8.90%) XML
6 89 (8.90%) jQuery
7 72 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 58 (5.80%) Ajax
9 55 (5.50%) AngularJS
10 53 (5.30%) Spring
11 51 (5.10%) JSON
12 43 (4.30%) HTML5
13 42 (4.20%) .NET Framework
14 36 (3.60%) LAMP
15 34 (3.40%) Hibernate
15 34 (3.40%) WCF
16 33 (3.30%) MDX
16 33 (3.30%) KnockoutJS
17 29 (2.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (9.10%) Computer Science
3 61 (6.10%) Data Centre
4 52 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (3.50%) User Experience
6 28 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 23 (2.30%) Life Science
8 21 (2.10%) DTV
9 20 (2.00%) Mathematics
9 20 (2.00%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.80%) iSeries
10 18 (1.80%) BYOD
11 15 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.20%) Statistics
13 11 (1.10%) Wiki
13 11 (1.10%) Blog
14 10 (1.00%) Physics
14 10 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
15 9 (0.90%) Data Integration
16 8 (0.80%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 168 (16.80%) Linux
2 157 (15.70%) Windows
3 43 (4.30%) UNIX
4 28 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.20%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.10%) Android
7 18 (1.80%) VMS
8 17 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.30%) Debian
11 3 (0.30%) AIX
11 3 (0.30%) Solaris
11 3 (0.30%) CentOS
12 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.10%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.10%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (14.80%) Project Management
3 146 (14.60%) Scrum
4 120 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 97 (9.70%) MVC
6 91 (9.10%) Business Intelligence
7 85 (8.50%) CRM
8 79 (7.90%) E-Commerce
9 73 (7.30%) DevOps
10 69 (6.90%) OO
10 69 (6.90%) TDD
11 67 (6.70%) ITIL
12 65 (6.50%) Service Delivery
13 64 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 63 (6.30%) SOA
15 57 (5.70%) Digital Marketing
16 56 (5.60%) Open Source
17 52 (5.20%) ERP
18 47 (4.70%) Mentoring
19 46 (4.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 298 (29.80%) SQL
2 256 (25.60%) JavaScript
3 221 (22.10%) C#
4 176 (17.60%) Java
5 74 (7.40%) T-SQL
6 72 (7.20%) PHP
7 47 (4.70%) PowerShell
8 38 (3.80%) Ruby
9 32 (3.20%) Python
10 26 (2.60%) C++
11 21 (2.10%) Perl
12 16 (1.60%) C
13 7 (0.70%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.60%) ABAP
15 5 (0.50%) VBScript
15 5 (0.50%) Groovy
16 4 (0.40%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.40%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.40%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 165 (16.50%) Degree
2 30 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (2.20%) CCNA
5 20 (2.00%) MCSE
6 19 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 19 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.20%) CISSP
9 11 (1.10%) CEH
10 10 (1.00%) PMP
10 10 (1.00%) CCNP
11 9 (0.90%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.80%) A+ Certification
13 6 (0.60%) PhD
14 5 (0.50%) OSCP
15 4 (0.40%) SAP Certification
16 3 (0.30%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.50%) QA
2 25 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.00%) SLA
4 8 (0.80%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.10%) WCAG
7 1 (0.10%) COSO
7 1 (0.10%) Section 508
System Software
1 59 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (4.50%) Active Directory
3 27 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.50%) vSphere
5 14 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (0.70%) vCloud
7 4 (0.40%) KVM
8 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.10%) Xen
9 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.10%) XenApp
9 1 (0.10%) XenServer
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (1.80%) Puppet
2 15 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.50%) SCCM
3 14 (1.40%) Nagios
4 12 (1.20%) OpenAM
5 10 (1.00%) HAProxy
6 9 (0.90%) Cacti
7 8 (0.80%) Ganglia
7 8 (0.80%) OpenView
8 7 (0.70%) SCOM
8 7 (0.70%) SCVMM
9 6 (0.60%) Nmap
10 4 (0.40%) Opsview
11 3 (0.30%) HP UCMDB
11 3 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.20%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 193 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 149 (14.90%) Oracle
3 97 (9.70%) VMware
4 52 (5.20%) SAP
5 49 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (3.20%) IBM
6 32 (3.20%) HP
7 20 (2.00%) Avaya
8 19 (1.90%) Cisco
9 18 (1.80%) Sybase
9 18 (1.80%) Red Hat
9 18 (1.80%) Google
9 18 (1.80%) 3PAR
10 16 (1.60%) MuleSoft
11 14 (1.40%) BMC
12 12 (1.20%) Siebel
12 12 (1.20%) Sun
12 12 (1.20%) Rackspace
12 12 (1.20%) Zend
13 8 (0.80%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare, Share
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Life Assurance, Pension and Medical Cover
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum £65k - £100k + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension and Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + 20% bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: £25-28k + benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago