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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 102 152 156
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 561 442 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.70% 1.93% 1.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.28% 32.60% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 405 332 343
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £62,250
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
1738 1356 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.37% 5.93% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1078 889
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 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 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 28 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 +34 202 £47,500 -5.00% 22
East Sussex +16 85 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Hampshire +17 75 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Surrey 0 64 £50,000 +17.64% 12
Buckinghamshire -6 47 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Kent +39 41 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Oxfordshire +24 20 £40,000 - 3
West Sussex -15 15 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Middlesex +8 4 £72,500 -
Sussex -7 4 £63,750 +27.50%
Thames Valley -1 1 £72,500 +23.40%
Home Counties - 1 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 393 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (31.86%) SQL
3 302 (27.33%) JavaScript
4 276 (24.98%) SQL Server
5 240 (21.72%) C#
6 231 (20.90%) .NET
7 226 (20.45%) Linux
8 210 (19.00%) HTML
9 207 (18.73%) Java
9 207 (18.73%) Degree
10 202 (18.28%) Microsoft
11 177 (16.02%) CSS
12 176 (15.93%) Web Services
13 160 (14.48%) Oracle
14 158 (14.30%) Windows
15 151 (13.67%) Marketing
16 148 (13.39%) Project Management
17 147 (13.30%) MySQL
18 146 (13.21%) Finance
19 143 (12.94%) ASP.NET
20 141 (12.76%) Scrum
21 139 (12.58%) Software Engineering
22 138 (12.49%) Computer Science
23 112 (10.14%) XML
24 111 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
24 111 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
25 110 (9.95%) Telecoms
26 108 (9.77%) PaaS
27 106 (9.59%) OO
28 102 (9.23%) VMware

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 69 (6.24%) IIS
2 59 (5.34%) Apache
3 48 (4.34%) Tomcat
4 37 (3.35%) WebSphere
5 30 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (2.44%) JBoss
7 25 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 19 (1.72%) Lync
8 19 (1.72%) Node.js
9 12 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 10 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (0.90%) CMS
10 10 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
11 9 (0.81%) nginx
11 9 (0.81%) Apache Pig
11 9 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (0.81%) Confluence
11 9 (0.81%) Eucalyptus
12 8 (0.72%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 71 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (1.45%) MS Office
4 8 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.72%) FrameMaker
5 4 (0.36%) MS Project
6 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 29 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.90%) Magento
4 7 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.36%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.090%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.090%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.090%) SAP FI-CA
9 1 (0.090%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.090%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.090%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 108 (9.77%) PaaS
2 82 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (7.15%) IaaS
4 77 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 63 (5.70%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.81%) Heroku
8 5 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.45%) Boomi
8 5 (0.45%) iPaaS
8 5 (0.45%) Office 365
8 5 (0.45%) GitHub
9 4 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.36%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.36%) Taleo
10 3 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.18%) Force.com
11 2 (0.18%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.18%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.18%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 84 (7.60%) Firewall
2 76 (6.88%) Internet
3 44 (3.98%) SAN
4 35 (3.17%) WAN
5 34 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 32 (2.90%) LAN
7 30 (2.71%) DNS
8 27 (2.44%) VPN
9 19 (1.72%) MPLS
9 19 (1.72%) VoIP
10 18 (1.63%) iSCSI
11 16 (1.45%) HTTP
12 15 (1.36%) Unified Communications
13 14 (1.27%) LDAP
13 14 (1.27%) Network Security
14 13 (1.18%) SSL
15 12 (1.09%) NAS
16 11 (1.00%) SMTP
17 4 (0.36%) ATM
17 4 (0.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (24.98%) SQL Server
2 147 (13.30%) MySQL
3 79 (7.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 65 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 64 (5.79%) NoSQL
7 56 (5.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 49 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
9 41 (3.71%) Oracle Database
10 40 (3.62%) Big Data
11 35 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (2.35%) Redis
13 21 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (1.90%) DB2
14 19 (1.72%) Hadoop
14 19 (1.72%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 16 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (1.27%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 63 (5.70%) Git (software)
2 58 (5.25%) Selenium
3 51 (4.62%) Subversion
4 39 (3.53%) JIRA
5 35 (3.17%) Eclipse
6 20 (1.81%) WebDriver
7 17 (1.54%) JUnit
8 14 (1.27%) Ant
8 14 (1.27%) CruiseControl
9 13 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 13 (1.18%) Jasmine
10 10 (0.90%) DbUnit
11 9 (0.81%) ReSharper
11 9 (0.81%) EasyMock
11 9 (0.81%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.81%) Visual Studio
12 7 (0.63%) Zephyr
12 7 (0.63%) NUnit
12 7 (0.63%) JMeter
General
1 151 (13.67%) Marketing
2 146 (13.21%) Finance
3 110 (9.95%) Telecoms
4 82 (7.42%) Manufacturing
5 71 (6.43%) Retail
6 55 (4.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 47 (4.25%) Banking
8 42 (3.80%) Front Office
9 24 (2.17%) Electronics
10 23 (2.08%) Advertising
11 20 (1.81%) German Language
12 13 (1.18%) Aerospace
13 10 (0.90%) Legal
14 9 (0.81%) Back Office
15 8 (0.72%) French Language
15 8 (0.72%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.63%) Games
17 5 (0.45%) General Ledger
18 4 (0.36%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.36%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 322 (29.14%) Developer
2 94 (8.51%) Consultant
3 79 (7.15%) .NET Developer
4 72 (6.52%) Analyst
5 69 (6.24%) Architect
6 64 (5.79%) Java Developer
6 64 (5.79%) Software Engineer
7 55 (4.98%) Software Developer
8 53 (4.80%) C# Developer
9 52 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
10 45 (4.07%) Senior Developer
11 42 (3.80%) Project Manager
12 41 (3.71%) Pre Sales Engineer
13 39 (3.53%) Lead Developer
14 37 (3.35%) Administrator
14 37 (3.35%) Team Leader
15 36 (3.26%) Support Engineer
15 36 (3.26%) Account Manager
16 33 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
16 33 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (20.90%) .NET
2 210 (19.00%) HTML
3 177 (16.02%) CSS
4 176 (15.93%) Web Services
5 143 (12.94%) ASP.NET
6 112 (10.14%) XML
7 98 (8.87%) jQuery
8 62 (5.61%) Ajax
8 62 (5.61%) HTML5
9 58 (5.25%) AngularJS
10 53 (4.80%) REST
11 51 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 47 (4.25%) WCF
12 47 (4.25%) JSON
13 45 (4.07%) SOAP
14 40 (3.62%) Spring
15 37 (3.35%) MDX
16 35 (3.17%) .NET Framework
17 34 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
18 31 (2.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 138 (12.49%) Computer Science
2 111 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
4 55 (4.98%) User Experience
4 55 (4.98%) Data Centre
5 40 (3.62%) Life Science
6 30 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 26 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 24 (2.17%) DTV
8 24 (2.17%) Mathematics
9 22 (1.99%) Public Cloud
10 17 (1.54%) Clustering
11 15 (1.36%) Algorithms
12 14 (1.27%) Replication
12 14 (1.27%) EqualLogic
13 12 (1.09%) iSeries
13 12 (1.09%) Statistics
13 12 (1.09%) Pharmacovigilance
13 12 (1.09%) BYOD
14 11 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 226 (20.45%) Linux
2 158 (14.30%) Windows
3 43 (3.89%) UNIX
4 35 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 34 (3.08%) Android
6 23 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.09%) VMS
8 12 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.72%) CentOS
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.36%) AIX
13 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.27%) Debian
13 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.18%) webOS
15 1 (0.090%) Solaris
15 1 (0.090%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (13.39%) Project Management
3 141 (12.76%) Scrum
4 139 (12.58%) Software Engineering
5 111 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
6 106 (9.59%) OO
7 92 (8.33%) DevOps
8 90 (8.14%) CRM
9 86 (7.78%) ITIL
10 82 (7.42%) Open Source
11 80 (7.24%) MVC
12 79 (7.15%) E-Commerce
13 70 (6.33%) SDLC
14 66 (5.97%) TDD
15 63 (5.70%) ERP
16 62 (5.61%) Digital Marketing
17 61 (5.52%) Service Delivery
18 57 (5.16%) SOA
19 56 (5.07%) Mentoring
20 52 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 352 (31.86%) SQL
2 302 (27.33%) JavaScript
3 240 (21.72%) C#
4 207 (18.73%) Java
5 93 (8.42%) T-SQL
6 85 (7.69%) PHP
7 58 (5.25%) Python
8 48 (4.34%) PowerShell
9 45 (4.07%) Ruby
10 34 (3.08%) C++
11 27 (2.44%) C
12 21 (1.90%) Perl
13 13 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 10 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.63%) Groovy
15 7 (0.63%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.63%) ABAP
16 6 (0.54%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.45%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 207 (18.73%) Degree
2 27 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.45%) CCNA
6 15 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (1.36%) CISSP
7 14 (1.27%) MCSE
7 14 (1.27%) CEH
8 13 (1.18%) PMI Certification
9 11 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 10 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.90%) PMP
10 10 (0.90%) CCNP
11 7 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.54%) PhD
12 6 (0.54%) A+ Certification
13 5 (0.45%) OSCP
14 4 (0.36%) SAP Certification
14 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (7.87%) QA
2 31 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 11 (1.00%) SLA
5 6 (0.54%) GCP
6 5 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.090%) WCAG
8 1 (0.090%) COBIT
8 1 (0.090%) COSO
8 1 (0.090%) HL7
8 1 (0.090%) DICOM
8 1 (0.090%) Section 508
System Software
1 67 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (4.34%) Active Directory
3 32 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (2.17%) vSphere
5 12 (1.09%) vCloud
6 5 (0.45%) XenServer
6 5 (0.45%) IMail Server
7 4 (0.36%) KVM
8 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.18%) Docker
9 1 (0.090%) oVirt
9 1 (0.090%) Xen
9 1 (0.090%) XenApp
9 1 (0.090%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.090%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.090%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.090%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.090%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (1.90%) Puppet
3 20 (1.81%) Nagios
3 20 (1.81%) HAProxy
4 19 (1.72%) SCCM
5 14 (1.27%) SCOM
5 14 (1.27%) SCVMM
6 12 (1.09%) Cacti
7 10 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (0.81%) Ganglia
8 9 (0.81%) Nmap
8 9 (0.81%) OpenView
9 6 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.54%) OpenAM
9 6 (0.54%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.54%) Opsview
10 4 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.36%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.27%) Icinga
11 3 (0.27%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 202 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 160 (14.48%) Oracle
3 102 (9.23%) VMware
4 62 (5.61%) SAP
5 50 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (2.62%) Cisco
7 27 (2.44%) HP
8 21 (1.90%) IBM
9 20 (1.81%) EMC
10 19 (1.72%) Google
11 17 (1.54%) Sybase
11 17 (1.54%) Nimble Storage
12 15 (1.36%) BMC
13 14 (1.27%) Red Hat
13 14 (1.27%) Avaya
13 14 (1.27%) Zend
14 13 (1.18%) Rackspace
14 13 (1.18%) Sun
15 12 (1.09%) 3PAR
15 12 (1.09%) MuleSoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum (£42,000-£50,000 OTE)+ Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £35-£40,000 OTE) + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + share options and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Sussex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 22-25 days, 35 hour week, flexitime
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + commission plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ID Business Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £11 per annum + ££ Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 per annum + 6kcar allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum £22,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago