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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 72 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 28 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.26% 3.68% 1.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.94% 38.53% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 19
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 £27,500 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,200 £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
85 109 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.87% 9.54% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 66 96 37
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 16 £27,500 -
Cardiff -37 11 £35,000 - 1
Bridgend - 1 £35,000 -
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (42.37%) UNIX
3 17 (28.81%) Oracle
4 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.42%) Solaris
5 14 (23.73%) Firewall
5 14 (23.73%) Perl
6 13 (22.03%) Python
6 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
6 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
7 12 (20.34%) HTTP
8 11 (18.64%) SQL
8 11 (18.64%) Finance
8 11 (18.64%) Public Cloud
9 10 (16.95%) Node.js
9 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
10 8 (13.56%) CentOS
10 8 (13.56%) VMware
10 8 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (13.56%) VoIP
10 8 (13.56%) SLA
11 7 (11.86%) Apache
11 7 (11.86%) MySQL
11 7 (11.86%) ITIL
11 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (11.86%) Product Management
11 7 (11.86%) tcpdump
11 7 (11.86%) SDLC
12 6 (10.17%) Data Structures

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (16.95%) Node.js
2 7 (11.86%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) nginx
3 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.08%) IIS
4 3 (5.08%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.47%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) Firewall
2 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
3 12 (20.34%) HTTP
4 8 (13.56%) VoIP
4 8 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (11.86%) tcpdump
6 5 (8.47%) VLAN
7 3 (5.08%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (5.08%) SSL
8 1 (1.69%) SAN
8 1 (1.69%) LDAP
8 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) SQLite
3 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.08%) Riak
3 3 (5.08%) Voldemort
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) 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 6 (10.17%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Support Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Support Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Application Security Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Network Operations Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Configuration Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.47%) XML
3 3 (5.08%) PCRE
4 2 (3.39%) XSD
4 2 (3.39%) XSLT
5 1 (1.69%) JSON
5 1 (1.69%) HTML5
5 1 (1.69%) CSS3
5 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.69%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.69%) HTML
5 1 (1.69%) CSS
5 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Public Cloud
2 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) Data Structures
3 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.78%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Linux
2 25 (42.37%) UNIX
3 15 (25.42%) Solaris
4 8 (13.56%) CentOS
5 6 (10.17%) Windows
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) ITIL
1 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (11.86%) Product Management
1 7 (11.86%) SDLC
2 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (10.17%) ETL
2 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.47%) Functional Programming
4 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) Change Management
4 4 (6.78%) Validation
4 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.08%) Data Security
5 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.08%) OWASP
5 3 (5.08%) MapReduce
5 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.73%) Perl
3 13 (22.03%) Python
4 11 (18.64%) SQL
5 6 (10.17%) C
5 6 (10.17%) C++
5 6 (10.17%) Java
5 6 (10.17%) Erlang
6 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
6 5 (8.47%) Haskell
6 5 (8.47%) Lisp
7 3 (5.08%) SystemTap
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) CISSP
2 1 (1.69%) GCIA
2 1 (1.69%) CEH
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Snort
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Nagios
1 1 (1.69%) yum
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) Borland
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
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