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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 140 137 130
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 421 388 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.06% 1.92% 2.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.25% 44.80% 58.39%
Number of salaries quoted 351 326 435
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,700 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1266 866 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.20% 4.28% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 699 732
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 January 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 January 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 -15 139 £50,000 -4.76% 34
East Sussex +33 62 £44,000 +10.00% 5
Surrey +3 55 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Hampshire -45 48 £47,500 +8.57% 12
Buckinghamshire +38 45 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Oxfordshire +7 38 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Kent -39 19 £42,500 - 2
Middlesex - 8 £47,500 -
Sussex - 2 - -
West Sussex -3 1 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 325 (37.79%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (27.21%) SQL
3 200 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 193 (22.44%) .NET
5 186 (21.63%) SQL Server
6 182 (21.16%) HTML
7 178 (20.70%) C#
8 171 (19.88%) Windows
9 152 (17.67%) Java
10 150 (17.44%) Linux
11 147 (17.09%) MySQL
12 140 (16.28%) Finance
13 139 (16.16%) Degree
14 133 (15.47%) CSS
15 128 (14.88%) Scrum
16 124 (14.42%) Microsoft
17 121 (14.07%) MVC
18 111 (12.91%) Web Services
19 110 (12.79%) Project Management
20 109 (12.67%) Marketing
21 102 (11.86%) Oracle
22 100 (11.63%) Telecoms
23 99 (11.51%) ASP.NET
24 98 (11.40%) PaaS
25 94 (10.93%) ITIL
26 89 (10.35%) PHP
27 85 (9.88%) Software Engineering
28 83 (9.65%) CRM
28 83 (9.65%) Computer Science
29 80 (9.30%) IaaS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 59 (6.86%) IIS
2 56 (6.51%) Apache
3 21 (2.44%) ColdFusion
4 20 (2.33%) Node.js
5 19 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.40%) Confluence
8 11 (1.28%) JBoss
8 11 (1.28%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.16%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
11 5 (0.58%) Drupal
11 5 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
12 4 (0.47%) WordPress
13 3 (0.35%) nginx
13 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.35%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 66 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.33%) MS Office
3 6 (0.70%) MS Project
4 4 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.47%) SAP FI-GL
2 4 (0.47%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (0.47%) SAP BPC
2 4 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.47%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.47%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.23%) Maximo
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 98 (11.40%) PaaS
2 80 (9.30%) IaaS
3 56 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (1.74%) Route 53
8 9 (1.05%) Office 365
9 5 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.47%) Force.com
11 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.35%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.09%) Firewall
2 50 (5.81%) Internet
3 37 (4.30%) SAN
4 29 (3.37%) VPN
5 28 (3.26%) TCP/IP
6 26 (3.02%) LDAP
7 23 (2.67%) NAS
8 21 (2.44%) WAN
9 18 (2.09%) DNS
10 16 (1.86%) IPsec
11 15 (1.74%) MPLS
11 15 (1.74%) HTTP
11 15 (1.74%) LAN
12 11 (1.28%) VoIP
12 11 (1.28%) Unified Communications
13 10 (1.16%) BGP
14 8 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (0.81%) Wireless
15 7 (0.81%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (21.63%) SQL Server
2 147 (17.09%) MySQL
3 45 (5.23%) MongoDB
4 39 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (4.42%) NoSQL
6 28 (3.26%) Big Data
6 28 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (2.91%) Relational Database
9 21 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (1.86%) Redis
11 15 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (1.51%) DB2
13 13 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.28%) Couchbase
14 11 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 67 (7.79%) JIRA
2 46 (5.35%) Git (software)
3 32 (3.72%) Selenium
4 21 (2.44%) Subversion
5 20 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (2.21%) WebDriver
7 13 (1.51%) JUnit
7 13 (1.51%) NCrunch
8 12 (1.40%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (0.81%) JMeter
9 7 (0.81%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.81%) Zephyr
10 6 (0.70%) Mercurial
10 6 (0.70%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.70%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.58%) NUnit
11 5 (0.58%) Selenium IDE
General
1 140 (16.28%) Finance
2 109 (12.67%) Marketing
3 100 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 49 (5.70%) Retail
5 37 (4.30%) Banking
6 27 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 26 (3.02%) Front Office
8 16 (1.86%) German Language
9 14 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.51%) Advertising
11 12 (1.40%) Games
12 9 (1.05%) French Language
13 8 (0.93%) Legal
14 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.58%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.47%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.47%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.35%) Billing
17 3 (0.35%) Dutch Language
17 3 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 250 (29.07%) Developer
2 59 (6.86%) Project Manager
3 58 (6.74%) Architect
3 58 (6.74%) .NET Developer
4 56 (6.51%) Consultant
5 50 (5.81%) Software Developer
6 47 (5.47%) Java Developer
7 46 (5.35%) C# Developer
8 44 (5.12%) Senior Developer
9 37 (4.30%) Administrator
10 35 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
11 34 (3.95%) Analyst
12 33 (3.84%) ASP.NET Developer
13 32 (3.72%) Web Developer
14 31 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
14 31 (3.60%) Software Engineer
15 28 (3.26%) Development Manager
15 28 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
16 25 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
17 24 (2.79%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (22.44%) .NET
2 182 (21.16%) HTML
3 133 (15.47%) CSS
4 111 (12.91%) Web Services
5 99 (11.51%) ASP.NET
6 77 (8.95%) XML
7 65 (7.56%) Ajax
8 64 (7.44%) jQuery
8 64 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (6.98%) LAMP
10 51 (5.93%) Spring
10 51 (5.93%) .NET Framework
11 49 (5.70%) JSON
12 47 (5.47%) HTML5
13 40 (4.65%) J2EE
14 34 (3.95%) AngularJS
15 31 (3.60%) RESTful
16 30 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (3.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 29 (3.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 64 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (5.47%) Open Source
5 32 (3.72%) User Experience
6 30 (3.49%) Social Media
7 22 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 20 (2.33%) Mathematics
9 18 (2.09%) Blog
10 17 (1.98%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.63%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.28%) iSeries
12 11 (1.28%) PKI
13 8 (0.93%) Physics
13 8 (0.93%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.93%) Wiki
13 8 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (0.81%) Replication
14 7 (0.81%) Statistics
15 6 (0.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 171 (19.88%) Windows
2 150 (17.44%) Linux
3 49 (5.70%) UNIX
4 24 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.51%) Android
8 12 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.28%) VMS
9 11 (1.28%) Solaris
9 11 (1.28%) CentOS
10 6 (0.70%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.23%) SUSE
11 2 (0.23%) Debian
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.23%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (37.79%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (14.88%) Scrum
3 121 (14.07%) MVC
4 110 (12.79%) Project Management
5 94 (10.93%) ITIL
6 85 (9.88%) Software Engineering
7 83 (9.65%) CRM
8 66 (7.67%) SOA
9 64 (7.44%) Web Development
10 62 (7.21%) TDD
11 61 (7.09%) OO
12 59 (6.86%) E-Commerce
13 58 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 51 (5.93%) Service Delivery
15 48 (5.58%) Migration
16 45 (5.23%) ERP
16 45 (5.23%) Digital Marketing
17 42 (4.88%) Service Management
18 35 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
19 34 (3.95%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 234 (27.21%) SQL
2 200 (23.26%) JavaScript
3 178 (20.70%) C#
4 152 (17.67%) Java
5 89 (10.35%) PHP
6 41 (4.77%) T-SQL
7 31 (3.60%) C++
8 26 (3.02%) Python
9 23 (2.67%) Perl
10 22 (2.56%) C
10 22 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 18 (2.09%) Ruby
12 13 (1.51%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.40%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.40%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.81%) Groovy
15 6 (0.70%) PHP5
16 5 (0.58%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.58%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.47%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 139 (16.16%) Degree
2 28 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.63%) MCSE
6 12 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.28%) CCNA
8 10 (1.16%) ISEB
9 9 (1.05%) CCNP
9 9 (1.05%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.81%) CCA
10 7 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.70%) CCIE
11 6 (0.70%) CEH
12 5 (0.58%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.47%) CISSP
13 4 (0.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.67%) QA
2 24 (2.79%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.81%) SLA
4 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 56 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.56%) vSphere
4 15 (1.74%) vCloud
5 8 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.47%) Nmap
9 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.23%) KVM
10 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.12%) Varnish
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.12%) Squid
10 1 (0.12%) qmail
10 1 (0.12%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (1.98%) Puppet
2 10 (1.16%) Nagios
3 9 (1.05%) SCCM
3 9 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.81%) OpenAM
5 4 (0.47%) Icinga
5 4 (0.47%) Netcool
5 4 (0.47%) Cacti
6 3 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.35%) logstash
7 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.23%) cPanel
7 2 (0.23%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.23%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.12%) Plesk
8 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.12%) SCOM
8 1 (0.12%) Webmin
Vendors
1 124 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 102 (11.86%) Oracle
3 77 (8.95%) VMware
4 44 (5.12%) Salesforce.com
5 37 (4.30%) Cisco
6 27 (3.14%) IBM
7 20 (2.33%) HP
8 18 (2.09%) Red Hat
9 13 (1.51%) EMC
9 13 (1.51%) Google
10 12 (1.40%) 3PAR
11 11 (1.28%) Avaya
12 10 (1.16%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.93%) F5
13 8 (0.93%) Juniper
14 7 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (0.81%) SAP
15 6 (0.70%) Sybase
15 6 (0.70%) SolarWinds
15 6 (0.70%) IronPort
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £65k OTE £130k, Great Career Opportunity, Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago