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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 149 180 167
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 405 324 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.88% 1.52% 1.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.19% 39.13% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 340 276 334
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
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
1119 828 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.19% 3.90% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 897 723 612
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(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 -10 119 £49,000 +8.88% 26
Hampshire +13 77 £42,500 - 13
East Sussex +33 69 £45,000 +87.50% 7
Buckinghamshire +34 52 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Surrey -11 50 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Oxfordshire +3 22 £42,500 - 4
West Sussex -1 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Kent -6 7 £63,500 +41.11% 3
Middlesex - 4 £60,000 -
Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £40,000 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 295 (33.45%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (29.37%) SQL
3 223 (25.28%) JavaScript
4 199 (22.56%) .NET
5 188 (21.32%) C#
5 188 (21.32%) HTML
6 159 (18.03%) Microsoft
7 151 (17.12%) SQL Server
8 150 (17.01%) CSS
9 148 (16.78%) Linux
10 136 (15.42%) Web Services
11 133 (15.08%) Scrum
12 128 (14.51%) MySQL
12 128 (14.51%) Degree
13 123 (13.95%) Finance
14 122 (13.83%) Java
14 122 (13.83%) Windows
15 116 (13.15%) CRM
16 115 (13.04%) ITIL
17 111 (12.59%) MVC
18 110 (12.47%) Project Management
18 110 (12.47%) ASP.NET
18 110 (12.47%) Marketing
19 106 (12.02%) XML
20 104 (11.79%) Software Engineering
21 99 (11.22%) MS Excel
22 97 (11.00%) jQuery
23 91 (10.32%) PHP
24 89 (10.09%) IaaS
25 88 (9.98%) Web Development

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 43 (4.88%) Apache
2 34 (3.85%) IIS
3 33 (3.74%) SharePoint
4 23 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (1.81%) Node.js
7 15 (1.70%) ColdFusion
8 10 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.79%) Drupal
10 7 (0.79%) Confluence
11 4 (0.45%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.45%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.34%) CMS
13 2 (0.23%) Lync
13 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.11%) Apache ServiceMix
14 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.11%) DNN
Applications
1 99 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.85%) MS Office
3 9 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.45%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.45%) Agresso
5 4 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.45%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.45%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.45%) SAP FSCM
5 4 (0.45%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.11%) CA Clarity
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 89 (10.09%) IaaS
2 87 (9.86%) PaaS
3 37 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (1.70%) Route 53
7 14 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
8 12 (1.36%) Force.com
9 11 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.68%) Office 365
11 5 (0.57%) ElastiCache
11 5 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.57%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.34%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.94%) Internet
2 37 (4.20%) Firewall
3 31 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 27 (3.06%) LDAP
5 24 (2.72%) DNS
6 17 (1.93%) SAN
7 16 (1.81%) NAS
8 13 (1.47%) VPN
9 12 (1.36%) SMTP
9 12 (1.36%) Wireless
10 10 (1.13%) SNMP
11 9 (1.02%) HTTP
12 8 (0.91%) GPRS
12 8 (0.91%) GSM
12 8 (0.91%) SSL
12 8 (0.91%) IPsec
12 8 (0.91%) Network Security
13 7 (0.79%) BGP
14 5 (0.57%) LAN
15 4 (0.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 128 (14.51%) MySQL
3 49 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 32 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.27%) Big Data
5 20 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (1.81%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.70%) MongoDB
8 13 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.13%) MS Access
11 9 (1.02%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.91%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.79%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.57%) Redis
14 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.57%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 54 (6.12%) JIRA
2 48 (5.44%) Subversion
3 36 (4.08%) Selenium
4 35 (3.97%) Git (software)
5 25 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (2.38%) Visual Studio
7 17 (1.93%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.47%) NUnit
9 12 (1.36%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (1.02%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (0.91%) LoadRunner
12 8 (0.91%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.91%) Jenkins
13 7 (0.79%) Selenium IDE
13 7 (0.79%) Redmine
13 7 (0.79%) NetBeans
14 6 (0.68%) JUnit
14 6 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 123 (13.95%) Finance
2 110 (12.47%) Marketing
3 87 (9.86%) Telecoms
4 51 (5.78%) Retail
5 44 (4.99%) Banking
6 40 (4.54%) Front Office
7 29 (3.29%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 20 (2.27%) Electronics
10 14 (1.59%) Advertising
11 12 (1.36%) Games
11 12 (1.36%) German Language
12 11 (1.25%) French Language
13 10 (1.13%) Automotive
13 10 (1.13%) Legal
14 6 (0.68%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.57%) Billing
16 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.45%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 232 (26.30%) Developer
2 84 (9.52%) Analyst
3 78 (8.84%) Consultant
4 62 (7.03%) C# Developer
5 61 (6.92%) .NET Developer
6 58 (6.58%) Project Manager
7 57 (6.46%) Applications Support
8 48 (5.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (5.44%) Software Developer
9 43 (4.88%) Architect
9 43 (4.88%) Software Engineer
10 41 (4.65%) Senior Developer
11 38 (4.31%) Support Analyst
12 35 (3.97%) Support Engineer
13 32 (3.63%) Applications Support Analyst
14 31 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
14 31 (3.51%) Web Developer
15 30 (3.40%) Administrator
15 30 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
16 29 (3.29%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (22.56%) .NET
2 188 (21.32%) HTML
3 150 (17.01%) CSS
4 136 (15.42%) Web Services
5 110 (12.47%) ASP.NET
6 106 (12.02%) XML
7 97 (11.00%) jQuery
8 75 (8.50%) SOAP
9 64 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (6.46%) Ajax
11 56 (6.35%) JSON
12 52 (5.90%) LINQ
13 46 (5.22%) LAMP
14 44 (4.99%) HTML5
15 42 (4.76%) .NET Framework
16 39 (4.42%) RESTful
17 33 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 32 (3.63%) NHibernate
19 29 (3.29%) AngularJS
19 29 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.50%) Enterprise Software
2 73 (8.28%) Computer Science
3 61 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (6.80%) Social Media
5 54 (6.12%) User Experience
6 33 (3.74%) Mathematics
6 33 (3.74%) Mobile App
7 27 (3.06%) Open Source
8 16 (1.81%) Blog
9 13 (1.47%) E-Learning
10 12 (1.36%) DTV
11 10 (1.13%) Tandem
12 9 (1.02%) Xbox
12 9 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.02%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.79%) Statistics
14 6 (0.68%) CMDB
14 6 (0.68%) Data Integration
15 5 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 148 (16.78%) Linux
2 122 (13.83%) Windows
3 46 (5.22%) UNIX
4 24 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.70%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.36%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.36%) Android
10 11 (1.25%) Windows 8
11 9 (1.02%) CentOS
12 8 (0.91%) Solaris
12 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.91%) SUSE
13 3 (0.34%) Debian
14 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.11%) AIX
15 1 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (33.45%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (15.08%) Scrum
3 116 (13.15%) CRM
4 115 (13.04%) ITIL
5 111 (12.59%) MVC
6 110 (12.47%) Project Management
7 104 (11.79%) Software Engineering
8 88 (9.98%) Web Development
9 77 (8.73%) OO
10 56 (6.35%) E-Commerce
11 51 (5.78%) Service Management
12 49 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 49 (5.56%) ERP
13 48 (5.44%) TDD
14 46 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
15 42 (4.76%) Migration
16 41 (4.65%) Change Management
17 40 (4.54%) SOA
17 40 (4.54%) Continuous Improvement
18 37 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 259 (29.37%) SQL
2 223 (25.28%) JavaScript
3 188 (21.32%) C#
4 122 (13.83%) Java
5 91 (10.32%) PHP
6 61 (6.92%) T-SQL
7 45 (5.10%) Python
8 38 (4.31%) Perl
9 37 (4.20%) Ruby
10 35 (3.97%) C
11 24 (2.72%) C++
12 19 (2.15%) Bash Shell
13 18 (2.04%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.91%) Embedded C
15 8 (0.91%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.91%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.68%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.68%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 128 (14.51%) Degree
2 42 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (2.04%) ISEB
5 13 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (1.25%) MCITP
7 11 (1.25%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.91%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.79%) CCA
12 6 (0.68%) MCSE
13 5 (0.57%) CISSP
13 5 (0.57%) CCNP
14 4 (0.45%) CCIE
14 4 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.45%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.56%) QA
2 30 (3.40%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.93%) SLA
4 12 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 48 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.49%) vSphere
3 18 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 17 (1.93%) vCloud
5 10 (1.13%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.68%) IMail Server
7 4 (0.45%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.45%) Squid
7 4 (0.45%) qmail
7 4 (0.45%) Postfix
7 4 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.34%) KVM
9 2 (0.23%) Nmap
9 2 (0.23%) Varnish
9 2 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.23%) UAG
9 2 (0.23%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.11%) XenApp
10 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (3.29%) Puppet
2 26 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.59%) Nagios
4 9 (1.02%) Vagrant
4 9 (1.02%) Zenoss
5 8 (0.91%) ZABBIX
6 7 (0.79%) logstash
6 7 (0.79%) Cacti
7 6 (0.68%) SCCM
7 6 (0.68%) Salt
8 5 (0.57%) Graylog2
8 5 (0.57%) collectd
8 5 (0.57%) StatsD
8 5 (0.57%) Ansible
8 5 (0.57%) Ganglia
8 5 (0.57%) Munin
9 4 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.23%) Netcool
10 2 (0.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 159 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.60%) Oracle
3 60 (6.80%) VMware
4 54 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
5 33 (3.74%) Cisco
6 27 (3.06%) SAP
7 22 (2.49%) Red Hat
8 17 (1.93%) ServiceNow
9 15 (1.70%) EMC
10 11 (1.25%) Twitter
11 10 (1.13%) Sage
12 9 (1.02%) F5
12 9 (1.02%) IBM
13 8 (0.91%) Remedy
13 8 (0.91%) Google
14 7 (0.79%) Jaspersoft
14 7 (0.79%) Zend
14 7 (0.79%) BMC
14 7 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (0.79%) HP
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