The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 185 173 181
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 59 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.73% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.41% 30.58% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 34
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
SaaS
England

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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
194 121 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.14% 2.39% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 146 103 117
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SaaS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the South West region.

SaaS Salary Trend in the South West

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the South West

SaaS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Wiltshire +5 20 £28,000 -44.00%
Gloucestershire +4 15 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Bristol -6 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Dorset +2 9 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Somerset -20 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Cornwall - 1 £28,000 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 54 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (41.67%) SQL
3 48 (40.00%) Java
4 46 (38.33%) Linux
5 41 (34.17%) JavaScript
6 40 (33.33%) Web Services
7 36 (30.00%) MySQL
8 34 (28.33%) Degree
9 32 (26.67%) Relational Database
10 31 (25.83%) Scrum
11 30 (25.00%) C#
12 28 (23.33%) XML
13 27 (22.50%) Microsoft
13 27 (22.50%) jQuery
14 26 (21.67%) PHP
14 26 (21.67%) CSS
14 26 (21.67%) .NET
15 25 (20.83%) SQL Server
15 25 (20.83%) Windows
16 23 (19.17%) PHP5
16 23 (19.17%) Computer Science
16 23 (19.17%) Spring
17 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
17 22 (18.33%) HTML
17 22 (18.33%) CentOS
18 21 (17.50%) Ruby
19 20 (16.67%) Finance
19 20 (16.67%) Red Hat
19 20 (16.67%) Mobile App
19 20 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 9 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.33%) IIS
3 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.50%) Lync
3 3 (2.50%) Node.js
4 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.83%) Liferay
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Magento
1 12 (10.00%) Shopify
2 6 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.67%) PaaS
3 7 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.17%) IaaS
6 3 (2.50%) Office 365
6 3 (2.50%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.83%) HTTP
2 12 (10.00%) Internet
3 8 (6.67%) LDAP
4 7 (5.83%) DNS
5 6 (5.00%) DHCP
6 5 (4.17%) SMTP
6 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.17%) Firewall
7 4 (3.33%) Wireshark
7 4 (3.33%) VPN
8 3 (2.50%) X.509
9 2 (1.67%) Wireless
9 2 (1.67%) SAN
10 1 (0.83%) LAN
10 1 (0.83%) WAN
10 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.00%) MySQL
2 32 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 25 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 16 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 15 (12.50%) Hazelcast
6 8 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.00%) HBase
7 6 (5.00%) Big Data
8 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.67%) Redis
11 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.83%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Subversion
2 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.00%) Ant
4 5 (4.17%) WATIR
4 5 (4.17%) Selenium
4 5 (4.17%) FitNesse
4 5 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.33%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Marketing
3 7 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.00%) Electronics
4 6 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.17%) Banking
5 5 (4.17%) Retail
6 3 (2.50%) Advertising
7 2 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (41.67%) Developer
2 19 (15.83%) Analyst
2 19 (15.83%) Software Developer
3 18 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 16 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) Support Analyst
5 13 (10.83%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 12 (10.00%) Architect
6 12 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Java Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.67%) Applications Architect
9 8 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
9 8 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.33%) Web Services
2 28 (23.33%) XML
3 27 (22.50%) jQuery
4 26 (21.67%) .NET
4 26 (21.67%) CSS
5 23 (19.17%) Spring
6 22 (18.33%) HTML
7 19 (15.83%) RESTful
8 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET
8 14 (11.67%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (9.17%) JSON
10 9 (7.50%) HTML5
11 7 (5.83%) .NET Framework
11 7 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (5.83%) LAMP
12 6 (5.00%) NHibernate
12 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (4.17%) Servlets
13 5 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.17%) Computer Science
2 20 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 20 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.50%) Open Source
4 6 (5.00%) DTV
5 5 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.33%) User Experience
7 2 (1.67%) PMI
8 1 (0.83%) NHS
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.33%) Linux
2 25 (20.83%) Windows
3 22 (18.33%) CentOS
4 19 (15.83%) Fedora
5 14 (11.67%) Ubuntu
6 10 (8.33%) UNIX
7 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.67%) Debian
8 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.83%) Android
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.83%) Scrum
3 17 (14.17%) MVC
4 16 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 15 (12.50%) TDD
6 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
6 13 (10.83%) ITIL
7 11 (9.17%) OO
8 10 (8.33%) Project Management
9 9 (7.50%) TOGAF
9 9 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (7.50%) Matrix Management
10 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.67%) Supplier Management
10 8 (6.67%) Regression Testing
10 8 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.67%) RAD
10 8 (6.67%) SOA
10 8 (6.67%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 50 (41.67%) SQL
2 48 (40.00%) Java
3 41 (34.17%) JavaScript
4 30 (25.00%) C#
5 26 (21.67%) PHP
6 23 (19.17%) PHP5
7 21 (17.50%) Ruby
8 13 (10.83%) Python
8 13 (10.83%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.33%) VBScript
9 4 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.50%) Groovy
10 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.67%) Perl
12 1 (0.83%) C++
12 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (28.33%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.67%) CEH
4 2 (1.67%) OSCP
4 2 (1.67%) OSCE
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.83%) MCSE
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) COBIT
2 6 (5.00%) QA
3 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) qmail
4 1 (0.83%) Postfix
4 1 (0.83%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.83%) vSphere
4 1 (0.83%) Docker
4 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.83%) Squid
4 1 (0.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (11.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (7.50%) Puppet
2 9 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.83%) SCCM
4 4 (3.33%) MOM
5 1 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.83%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 13 (10.83%) VMware
4 12 (10.00%) Zend
5 7 (5.83%) SAP
6 5 (4.17%) Oracle
6 5 (4.17%) HP
6 5 (4.17%) Cisco
7 4 (3.33%) Citrix
8 3 (2.50%) F5
9 2 (1.67%) Juniper
9 2 (1.67%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.67%) Sybase
9 2 (1.67%) JBoss
10 1 (0.83%) Siebel
10 1 (0.83%) Dell
10 1 (0.83%) Adobe
10 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.83%) Symantec
10 1 (0.83%) McAfee
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