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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 67 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 13 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 1.39% 2.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.21% 13.60% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 22
Median salary £34,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,675 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
116 125 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.13% 10.24% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 106 122 86
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,900 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,150 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Newport - 8 £30,750 -
Cardiff +14 4 £47,500 -20.83%
Torfaen +3 1 - -
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 14 (50.00%) IaaS
2 13 (46.43%) PaaS
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
4 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 9 (32.14%) Linux
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) LAMP
8 7 (25.00%) Unix
8 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (21.43%) Release Management
9 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
9 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
9 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
9 6 (21.43%) Firewall
9 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco
10 5 (17.86%) NetBeans
10 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
10 5 (17.86%) OO
10 5 (17.86%) Apache
10 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
10 5 (17.86%) LAN
10 5 (17.86%) JUnit
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) J2EE
10 5 (17.86%) SOAP

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 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) IaaS
2 13 (46.43%) PaaS
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (14.29%) Office 365
5 2 (7.14%) G Suite
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) VLAN
4 2 (7.14%) HTTP
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
1 5 (17.86%) JUnit
1 5 (17.86%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) LAMP
2 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
2 5 (17.86%) J2EE
2 5 (17.86%) JSON
2 5 (17.86%) REST
2 5 (17.86%) SOAP
2 5 (17.86%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) Laravel
4 1 (3.57%) COM+
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (10.71%) Fintech
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (21.43%) Release Management
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (17.86%) System Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
6 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) OOP
7 2 (7.14%) People Management
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) PHP
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
4 5 (17.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Zend