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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 118 138 145
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 542 456 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.53% 1.93% 1.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.77% 32.74% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 392 386 371
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
1654 1393 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.72% 5.89% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1173 699
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +25 222 £52,500 +5.00% 30
Surrey +37 101 £50,000 -3.84% 14
East Sussex -1 54 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Buckinghamshire +22 48 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -39 45 £55,625 +23.61% 12
Oxfordshire +18 42 £52,500 +50.00% 13
Kent +21 22 £35,000 -20.45% 4
West Sussex +17 14 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Middlesex +13 5 £37,000 -35.65%
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 353 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (29.15%) SQL
3 235 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 232 (24.24%) SQL Server
5 219 (22.88%) .NET
6 207 (21.63%) C#
7 198 (20.69%) HTML
8 177 (18.50%) Java
9 171 (17.87%) Degree
10 160 (16.72%) Microsoft
11 159 (16.61%) MySQL
11 159 (16.61%) Windows
12 154 (16.09%) Finance
13 153 (15.99%) Linux
14 148 (15.46%) Scrum
15 147 (15.36%) CSS
16 143 (14.94%) Oracle
17 140 (14.63%) Project Management
18 132 (13.79%) Telecoms
18 132 (13.79%) Marketing
19 127 (13.27%) ASP.NET
20 115 (12.02%) Web Services
21 112 (11.70%) Software Engineering
22 108 (11.29%) MVC
23 106 (11.08%) Computer Science
24 93 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
25 88 (9.20%) VMware
26 86 (8.99%) XML
27 85 (8.88%) PaaS
28 84 (8.78%) MS Excel

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 75 (7.84%) IIS
2 52 (5.43%) Apache
3 36 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 24 (2.51%) JBoss
5 20 (2.09%) WebSphere
6 19 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (1.67%) Node.js
8 14 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (1.25%) Confluence
10 11 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 10 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
12 9 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
13 8 (0.84%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.84%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.73%) nginx
14 7 (0.73%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.63%) Eucalyptus
15 6 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.42%) Lync
17 3 (0.31%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 84 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.67%) MS Office
3 15 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.84%) FrameMaker
5 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.31%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.21%) Maximo
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.10%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.10%) Unica
7 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.10%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 85 (8.88%) PaaS
2 81 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (6.48%) IaaS
4 47 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.52%) GitHub
8 5 (0.52%) Office 365
9 4 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.42%) Boomi
9 4 (0.42%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.21%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.21%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.21%) AWS OpsWorks
10 2 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.21%) Taleo
10 2 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 75 (7.84%) Internet
1 75 (7.84%) Firewall
2 42 (4.39%) SAN
3 36 (3.76%) WAN
4 34 (3.55%) VPN
5 29 (3.03%) LAN
6 25 (2.61%) LDAP
7 24 (2.51%) TCP/IP
7 24 (2.51%) MPLS
8 23 (2.40%) VoIP
9 20 (2.09%) HTTP
9 20 (2.09%) Unified Communications
10 16 (1.67%) DNS
11 13 (1.36%) NAS
12 8 (0.84%) Wireless
13 7 (0.73%) IPsec
13 7 (0.73%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.73%) SMTP
13 7 (0.73%) Network Security
14 6 (0.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 159 (16.61%) MySQL
3 70 (7.31%) MongoDB
4 65 (6.79%) NoSQL
5 59 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 43 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (3.87%) Relational Database
10 33 (3.45%) Big Data
11 26 (2.72%) DB2
11 26 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (1.99%) Redis
13 17 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (1.46%) Couchbase
14 14 (1.46%) CouchDB
15 13 (1.36%) Oracle Database
16 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (5.85%) JIRA
2 45 (4.70%) Selenium
2 45 (4.70%) Git (software)
3 29 (3.03%) Subversion
4 24 (2.51%) WebDriver
5 14 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.25%) JMeter
6 12 (1.25%) Zephyr
7 11 (1.15%) JUnit
8 10 (1.04%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.94%) NCrunch
10 8 (0.84%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.84%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.63%) DbUnit
12 6 (0.63%) Trac
12 6 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.52%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.52%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 154 (16.09%) Finance
2 132 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 132 (13.79%) Marketing
3 58 (6.06%) Retail
4 52 (5.43%) Manufacturing
5 43 (4.49%) Banking
6 39 (4.08%) Front Office
7 27 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 25 (2.61%) Advertising
9 14 (1.46%) Electronics
10 11 (1.15%) German Language
11 9 (0.94%) Legal
12 7 (0.73%) Games
13 5 (0.52%) French Language
13 5 (0.52%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.31%) Back Office
15 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.31%) Law
15 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 266 (27.80%) Developer
2 83 (8.67%) Consultant
3 70 (7.31%) Java Developer
4 64 (6.69%) .NET Developer
5 57 (5.96%) Senior Developer
6 54 (5.64%) Architect
7 49 (5.12%) Project Manager
8 48 (5.02%) Software Developer
9 46 (4.81%) Analyst
9 46 (4.81%) C# Developer
10 45 (4.70%) Software Engineer
11 43 (4.49%) Administrator
12 40 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
13 37 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
14 34 (3.55%) Technical Manager
15 31 (3.24%) Account Manager
15 31 (3.24%) Sales Consultant
16 27 (2.82%) Web Developer
16 27 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
17 26 (2.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (22.88%) .NET
2 198 (20.69%) HTML
3 147 (15.36%) CSS
4 127 (13.27%) ASP.NET
5 115 (12.02%) Web Services
6 86 (8.99%) XML
7 79 (8.25%) jQuery
8 72 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (6.48%) Spring
9 62 (6.48%) Ajax
10 58 (6.06%) JSON
11 54 (5.64%) AngularJS
12 49 (5.12%) .NET Framework
13 43 (4.49%) LAMP
14 41 (4.28%) HTML5
15 35 (3.66%) Hibernate
15 35 (3.66%) RESTful
16 29 (3.03%) WCF
16 29 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
17 28 (2.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 106 (11.08%) Computer Science
2 93 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (6.27%) Open Source
4 55 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 29 (3.03%) User Experience
7 20 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.09%) BYOD
7 20 (2.09%) Mathematics
7 20 (2.09%) iSeries
8 19 (1.99%) Life Science
9 15 (1.57%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.46%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.46%) DTV
11 13 (1.36%) Blog
12 11 (1.15%) Wiki
12 11 (1.15%) Physics
13 10 (1.04%) Replication
14 9 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (0.84%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 159 (16.61%) Windows
2 153 (15.99%) Linux
3 38 (3.97%) UNIX
4 21 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (2.09%) VMS
5 20 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.88%) Android
7 13 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.52%) CentOS
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.31%) Debian
10 3 (0.31%) AIX
10 3 (0.31%) Solaris
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.10%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (15.46%) Scrum
3 140 (14.63%) Project Management
4 112 (11.70%) Software Engineering
5 108 (11.29%) MVC
6 84 (8.78%) CRM
7 80 (8.36%) E-Commerce
8 73 (7.63%) ITIL
9 72 (7.52%) SOA
10 71 (7.42%) Service Delivery
11 69 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 68 (7.11%) TDD
13 67 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
14 66 (6.90%) DevOps
15 58 (6.06%) OO
16 55 (5.75%) Digital Marketing
17 53 (5.54%) Mentoring
18 48 (5.02%) ERP
19 44 (4.60%) Migration
20 42 (4.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 279 (29.15%) SQL
2 235 (24.56%) JavaScript
3 207 (21.63%) C#
4 177 (18.50%) Java
5 74 (7.73%) PHP
6 63 (6.58%) T-SQL
7 39 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 31 (3.24%) Ruby
9 30 (3.13%) C++
10 27 (2.82%) Python
11 21 (2.19%) Perl
12 19 (1.99%) C
13 10 (1.04%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.94%) Groovy
15 6 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.63%) ABAP
16 5 (0.52%) VBScript
17 4 (0.42%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.42%) Apex Code
18 3 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 171 (17.87%) Degree
2 31 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (2.51%) CCNA
5 21 (2.19%) MCSE
6 20 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 12 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.94%) CCNP
9 9 (0.94%) CISSP
10 8 (0.84%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.84%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.84%) A+ Certification
10 8 (0.84%) CEH
11 6 (0.63%) PMP
12 5 (0.52%) OSCP
13 4 (0.42%) SAP Certification
13 4 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.31%) OSCE
14 3 (0.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (8.46%) QA
2 22 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.15%) SLA
4 8 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.10%) COSO
System Software
1 51 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.19%) vSphere
4 20 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.52%) vCloud
7 4 (0.42%) KVM
8 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.21%) 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 21 (2.19%) Puppet
2 14 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.46%) Nagios
3 13 (1.36%) OpenAM
4 9 (0.94%) SCCM
4 9 (0.94%) Cacti
5 6 (0.63%) Ganglia
5 6 (0.63%) OpenView
6 5 (0.52%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.42%) Opsview
8 3 (0.31%) Icinga
8 3 (0.31%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (0.31%) Nmap
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.31%) Netcool
8 3 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.21%) SCOM
9 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.21%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 160 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 143 (14.94%) Oracle
3 88 (9.20%) VMware
4 50 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
5 45 (4.70%) SAP
6 37 (3.87%) IBM
7 35 (3.66%) HP
8 22 (2.30%) Avaya
9 21 (2.19%) Red Hat
10 20 (2.09%) 3PAR
11 19 (1.99%) Cisco
12 17 (1.78%) MuleSoft
13 15 (1.57%) Sybase
13 15 (1.57%) Google
14 12 (1.25%) Rackspace
14 12 (1.25%) Siebel
15 11 (1.15%) BMC
15 11 (1.15%) Zend
16 10 (1.04%) Sun
17 9 (0.94%) Juniper
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 7 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 to £30,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £36,000 to £39,000 per annum £70,000 OTE + Incredible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT People First
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago