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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 87 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.57% 2.67% 2.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.59% 35.35% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 22
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.05% -
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
79 99 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.55% 7.55% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 85 76
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 5 £52,500 +23.52%
Newport - 1 £30,000 -
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 6 (24.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (24.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) ERP
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) JUnit
6 4 (16.00%) SOAP
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) JBoss
6 4 (16.00%) IntelliJ
6 4 (16.00%) TestNG
6 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.00%) PaaS
6 4 (16.00%) Java EE
6 4 (16.00%) JSON
6 4 (16.00%) Mule
6 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) JPA
6 4 (16.00%) Hibernate

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Mule
2 4 (16.00%) Mule ESB
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (16.00%) IaaS
3 4 (16.00%) PaaS
4 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) VLAN
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) Skype
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) QlikView
3 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (16.00%) JUnit
1 4 (16.00%) Maven
1 4 (16.00%) TestNG
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Head of CRM
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.00%) Head of IT Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (16.00%) Java EE
2 4 (16.00%) JPA
2 4 (16.00%) JSON
2 4 (16.00%) REST
2 4 (16.00%) SOAP
2 4 (16.00%) Spring
2 4 (16.00%) Spring Integration
2 4 (16.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.00%) Blog
3 1 (4.00%) BYOD
3 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Informatics
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) BDD
5 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Validation
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (8.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security
7 2 (8.00%) SOA
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.00%) CISM
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) CRISC
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.00%) SAP