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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 78 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 23 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.92% 0.57% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.84% 19.23% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
89 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.42% 2.98% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 26 6
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £43,500 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30 January 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 30 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
Cardiff - 15 £35,000 - 2
Torfaen - 6 £31,000 -
Newport - 1 £72,500 -
Glamorgan - 1 - -
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 14 (41.18%) Firewall
4 13 (38.24%) HTTP
5 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 11 (32.35%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) Perl
7 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 10 (29.41%) Welsh Language
7 10 (29.41%) Node.js
8 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) VMware
9 8 (23.53%) Windows
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) HTML5
9 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
9 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (20.59%) Time Management
10 7 (20.59%) Python
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 6 (17.65%) C#
11 6 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (17.65%) CentOS
12 5 (14.71%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
12 5 (14.71%) GitHub
12 5 (14.71%) Ember.js
12 5 (14.71%) TypeScript

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (29.41%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (14.71%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 13 (38.24%) HTTP
3 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (14.71%) tcpdump
6 4 (11.76%) VLAN
7 3 (8.82%) VPLS
7 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
7 3 (8.82%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (8.82%) LAN
7 3 (8.82%) WAN
7 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 3 (8.82%) DNS
7 3 (8.82%) SSL
8 2 (5.88%) Internet
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.71%) UI Developer
3 5 (14.71%) UI Programmer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior UI Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) HTML5
3 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (14.71%) Ember.js
4 5 (14.71%) CSS3
4 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (14.71%) JSON
4 5 (14.71%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) WCF
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.88%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) CentOS
4 5 (14.71%) UNIX
5 3 (8.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Time Management
2 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
2 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
3 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) Network Design
4 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.82%) OWASP
4 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) ETL
5 2 (5.88%) OOD
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.88%) TDD
5 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) Perl
3 7 (20.59%) Python
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) C#
5 5 (14.71%) TypeScript
5 5 (14.71%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby
6 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.82%) ECMAScript
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Java
7 2 (5.88%) C
7 2 (5.88%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) CEH
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Nmap
2 3 (8.82%) XenServer
3 2 (5.88%) KVM
3 2 (5.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Nessus
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) VMware
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Google
4 3 (8.82%) Twitter
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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