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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 67 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 31 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.58% - 1.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.80% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 0 11
Average salary £33,750 - £21,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 - £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
125 53 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.42% 5.27% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 109 49 24
Average salary £43,250 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.13% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £33,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 - 19 £35,000 - 3
Torfaen - 10 £28,750 -
Newport - 2 £62,500 -
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (55.56%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) Firewall
2 18 (33.33%) Finance
3 17 (31.48%) HTTP
3 17 (31.48%) Perl
4 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 13 (24.07%) UNIX
5 13 (24.07%) Node.js
6 12 (22.22%) CentOS
7 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
7 11 (20.37%) Python
7 11 (20.37%) HTML
7 11 (20.37%) Welsh Language
8 10 (18.52%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
9 9 (16.67%) CSS
9 9 (16.67%) VMware
9 9 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (14.81%) Public Cloud
10 8 (14.81%) HTML5
10 8 (14.81%) PHP
10 8 (14.81%) SLA
11 7 (12.96%) XML
11 7 (12.96%) tcpdump
12 6 (11.11%) CSS3
12 6 (11.11%) Bash Shell
12 6 (11.11%) Software Architecture
12 6 (11.11%) Product Management
12 6 (11.11%) User Experience

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (24.07%) Node.js
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) nginx
3 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.11%) GitHub
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) Firewall
2 17 (31.48%) HTTP
3 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.96%) tcpdump
5 5 (9.26%) VoIP
5 5 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (9.26%) VLAN
5 5 (9.26%) SSL
5 5 (9.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (5.56%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.85%) Network Security
7 1 (1.85%) SAN
7 1 (1.85%) VPLS
7 1 (1.85%) WAN
7 1 (1.85%) LDAP
7 1 (1.85%) LAN
7 1 (1.85%) VPN
7 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQLite
1 4 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Riak
3 1 (1.85%) Voldemort
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Technical Support
4 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 6 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 5 (9.26%) Application Security Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior UI Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Network Operations Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) HTML
1 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
2 9 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (16.67%) CSS
3 8 (14.81%) HTML5
4 7 (12.96%) XML
5 6 (11.11%) JSON
5 6 (11.11%) CSS3
5 6 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (11.11%) Ember.js
6 5 (9.26%) PCRE
7 3 (5.56%) jQuery
8 2 (3.70%) WCF
8 2 (3.70%) .NET
9 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Public Cloud
2 6 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (5.56%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Linux
2 13 (24.07%) UNIX
3 12 (22.22%) CentOS
4 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 5 (9.26%) Solaris
5 4 (7.41%) Debian
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
1 6 (11.11%) Product Management
1 6 (11.11%) Software Architecture
2 5 (9.26%) OWASP
2 5 (9.26%) ITIL
3 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.41%) Project Management
3 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 3 (5.56%) ETL
4 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.70%) OOD
5 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) Perl
2 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) Python
4 10 (18.52%) SQL
5 8 (14.81%) PHP
6 6 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.26%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.56%) Erlang
8 3 (5.56%) ECMAScript
8 3 (5.56%) C
8 3 (5.56%) C#
8 3 (5.56%) C++
8 3 (5.56%) Java
9 2 (3.70%) Ruby
10 1 (1.85%) Haskell
10 1 (1.85%) Lisp
10 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.85%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) ISEB
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
2 1 (1.85%) GCIA
2 1 (1.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) COBIT
3 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Snort
2 3 (5.56%) iptables
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) XenServer
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Nagios
2 3 (5.56%) Nessus
2 3 (5.56%) Nmap
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Graphite
4 1 (1.85%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) VMware
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) Twitter
5 2 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Google
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