The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 73 60 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 30 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.38% 2.66% 0.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.97% 35.80% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 11
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,400 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
91 81 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.23% 7.42% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74 74 34
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -36.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SaaS
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the South Wales region.

SaaS Salary Trend in South Wales

SaaS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in South Wales

SaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Torfaen - 15 £27,500 -
Cardiff -27 14 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Bridgend - 1 £35,000 -
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 40 (67.80%) Linux
2 29 (49.15%) UNIX
3 20 (33.90%) Oracle
4 18 (30.51%) Solaris
5 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
5 15 (25.42%) AngularJS
6 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
7 13 (22.03%) Node.js
8 12 (20.34%) Python
9 11 (18.64%) SQL
9 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
10 10 (16.95%) HTTP
10 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (15.25%) Public Cloud
12 8 (13.56%) SDLC
12 8 (13.56%) tcpdump
12 8 (13.56%) VoIP
12 8 (13.56%) Perl
12 8 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (13.56%) Firewall
13 7 (11.86%) Finance
13 7 (11.86%) VMware
13 7 (11.86%) Lisp
13 7 (11.86%) Snort
13 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
13 7 (11.86%) C
13 7 (11.86%) C++
13 7 (11.86%) MySQL
13 7 (11.86%) ETL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (22.03%) Node.js
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.78%) IIS
4 3 (5.08%) JBoss
5 2 (3.39%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.47%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.95%) HTTP
3 8 (13.56%) VoIP
3 8 (13.56%) tcpdump
3 8 (13.56%) Firewall
3 8 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (8.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) MySQL
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.47%) Riak
2 5 (8.47%) Voldemort
3 2 (3.39%) SQLite
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Technical Support
2 19 (32.20%) Analyst
3 15 (25.42%) Support Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) Technical Support Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Release Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Support Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Support Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Network Operations Manager
8 3 (5.08%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Network Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Operations Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.08%) XML
2 3 (5.08%) XSD
2 3 (5.08%) XSLT
3 1 (1.69%) JSON
3 1 (1.69%) HTML5
3 1 (1.69%) CSS3
3 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.69%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.25%) Public Cloud
3 7 (11.86%) Data Structures
3 7 (11.86%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.78%) Grid Computing
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) User Experience
6 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Linux
2 29 (49.15%) UNIX
3 18 (30.51%) Solaris
4 7 (11.86%) Windows
5 5 (8.47%) CentOS
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) SDLC
2 7 (11.86%) Functional Programming
2 7 (11.86%) ETL
2 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.17%) ITIL
3 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.47%) Product Management
4 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.47%) MapReduce
4 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) Software Delivery
5 4 (6.78%) Cyber Security
5 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.78%) Change Management
5 4 (6.78%) Data Security
5 4 (6.78%) Validation
6 2 (3.39%) Information Security
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
2 12 (20.34%) Python
3 11 (18.64%) SQL
4 8 (13.56%) Perl
5 7 (11.86%) C
5 7 (11.86%) C++
5 7 (11.86%) Java
5 7 (11.86%) Lisp
5 7 (11.86%) Haskell
5 7 (11.86%) Erlang
6 5 (8.47%) SystemTap
7 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Snort
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Nagios
1 1 (1.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) VMware
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Borland
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
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