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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 80 61 81
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 16 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.50% 3.19% 1.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.33% 49.30% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 11
Median salary £34,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,728 £43,650 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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
98 71 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.18% 6.48% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 75 67 91
Median salary £40,000 £28,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £49,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +3 16 £34,000 +23.63%
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) PaaS
4 8 (30.77%) IaaS
5 7 (26.92%) REST
5 7 (26.92%) JSON
5 7 (26.92%) Spring
5 7 (26.92%) LAMP
5 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
5 7 (26.92%) JUnit
5 7 (26.92%) SOAP
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Apache
7 5 (19.23%) BDD
7 5 (19.23%) vSphere
7 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) MySQL
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (15.38%) PHP
8 4 (15.38%) J2EE
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services

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 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 6 (23.08%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 3 (11.54%) Mule
3 3 (11.54%) Mule ESB
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) IaaS
1 8 (30.77%) PaaS
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) NetBeans
3 3 (11.54%) IntelliJ
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) TestNG
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Agile Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
1 7 (26.92%) JSON
1 7 (26.92%) LAMP
1 7 (26.92%) REST
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
1 7 (26.92%) Spring
2 4 (15.38%) J2EE
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
3 3 (11.54%) Java EE
3 3 (11.54%) JPA
3 3 (11.54%) Spring Integration
3 3 (11.54%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) Laravel
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) BDD
2 5 (19.23%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) System Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) ERP
4 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) OOD
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) RHCE
4 1 (3.85%) CISM
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) CRISC
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
1 5 (19.23%) vSphere
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Zend