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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 166 184 169
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 77 55 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 0.93% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.48% 35.03% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 60 55 55
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £49,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
217 157 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.42% 2.66% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 176 116 121
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Bristol -3 25 £31,000 -22.50% 4
Wiltshire +10 17 £41,000 +5.80% 1
Gloucestershire -13 12 £43,500 +3.57% 2
Somerset +17 11 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Dorset -11 8 £24,500 -45.55% 2
Devon -5 2 £35,000 -56.52%
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 65 (47.79%) JavaScript
2 44 (32.35%) SQL
2 44 (32.35%) CSS
3 42 (30.88%) HTML
3 42 (30.88%) .NET
4 41 (30.15%) C#
5 38 (27.94%) Java
5 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
6 34 (25.00%) MySQL
7 33 (24.26%) OO
7 33 (24.26%) Microsoft
8 31 (22.79%) Linux
8 31 (22.79%) Degree
9 30 (22.06%) XML
9 30 (22.06%) MS Excel
10 29 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (19.85%) Finance
12 25 (18.38%) PHP
12 25 (18.38%) ASP.NET
13 24 (17.65%) MVC
14 21 (15.44%) Web Services
15 19 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (13.24%) Subversion
16 18 (13.24%) Windows
17 17 (12.50%) Mobile App
18 16 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (11.76%) .NET Framework
18 16 (11.76%) Computer Science
18 16 (11.76%) PHP5
18 16 (11.76%) Project Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 8 (5.88%) IIS
2 7 (5.15%) Node.js
3 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.21%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.47%) Lync
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.74%) Drupal
6 1 (0.74%) WordPress
6 1 (0.74%) Liferay
6 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.88%) MS Office
3 3 (2.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) PaaS
2 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.94%) IaaS
3 4 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.47%) Office 365
6 1 (0.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) HTTP
2 8 (5.88%) Firewall
3 7 (5.15%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.15%) DNS
3 7 (5.15%) DHCP
4 6 (4.41%) SMTP
4 6 (4.41%) LDAP
4 6 (4.41%) VPN
4 6 (4.41%) Wireshark
5 5 (3.68%) Internet
6 2 (1.47%) Wireless
6 2 (1.47%) LAN
6 2 (1.47%) WAN
7 1 (0.74%) SAN
7 1 (0.74%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.74%) Network Security
7 1 (0.74%) NAS
7 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
2 34 (25.00%) MySQL
3 14 (10.29%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.62%) Big Data
5 8 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.41%) HBase
7 4 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.94%) Hazelcast
8 3 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.21%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.21%) Redis
9 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (13.24%) Subversion
2 14 (10.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.41%) Ant
4 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.74%) Xcode
5 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.74%) WATIR
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.88%) Advertising
3 7 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.94%) Banking
4 4 (2.94%) Retail
4 4 (2.94%) Marketing
5 3 (2.21%) Electronics
6 2 (1.47%) Legal
6 2 (1.47%) German Language
6 2 (1.47%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (49.26%) Developer
2 19 (13.97%) C# Developer
3 18 (13.24%) Web Developer
4 17 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 15 (11.03%) Software Developer
5 15 (11.03%) Project Manager
5 15 (11.03%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.29%) Junior
7 12 (8.82%) Applications Support
7 12 (8.82%) PHP Developer
7 12 (8.82%) Junior Developer
7 12 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.09%) Support Engineer
8 11 (8.09%) Java Developer
9 10 (7.35%) Support Analyst
9 10 (7.35%) Analyst
10 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.62%) C# Web Developer
10 9 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.15%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (32.35%) CSS
2 42 (30.88%) HTML
2 42 (30.88%) .NET
3 30 (22.06%) XML
4 25 (18.38%) ASP.NET
5 21 (15.44%) Web Services
6 16 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 16 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (11.03%) jQuery
8 13 (9.56%) HTML5
9 11 (8.09%) LAMP
10 9 (6.62%) RESTful
10 9 (6.62%) Spring
11 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (5.15%) JSON
12 6 (4.41%) XHTML
12 6 (4.41%) NHibernate
12 6 (4.41%) Ajax
12 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (3.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 16 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.15%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.15%) User Experience
5 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.21%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.21%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.47%) PMI
7 2 (1.47%) DTV
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) Replication
8 1 (0.74%) Clustering
8 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.74%) CMDB
8 1 (0.74%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.79%) Linux
2 18 (13.24%) Windows
3 7 (5.15%) CentOS
3 7 (5.15%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.41%) Android
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.94%) Fedora
6 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.47%) Debian
8 1 (0.74%) UNIX
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.26%) OO
2 29 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.65%) MVC
4 16 (11.76%) Project Management
4 16 (11.76%) ITIL
5 15 (11.03%) Scrum
5 15 (11.03%) Software Engineering
6 13 (9.56%) OOP
7 12 (8.82%) TDD
7 12 (8.82%) Web Development
8 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.41%) WFM
9 6 (4.41%) OOD
10 5 (3.68%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.68%) ERP
10 5 (3.68%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.68%) Analytics
11 4 (2.94%) Unit Testing
11 4 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.79%) JavaScript
2 44 (32.35%) SQL
3 41 (30.15%) C#
4 38 (27.94%) Java
5 25 (18.38%) PHP
6 16 (11.76%) PHP5
7 12 (8.82%) Ruby
8 9 (6.62%) Python
9 7 (5.15%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.94%) Perl
10 4 (2.94%) Groovy
11 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.21%) CFML
12 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.47%) C++
13 1 (0.74%) VB
13 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (22.79%) Degree
2 7 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.47%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.47%) CEH
6 2 (1.47%) MCSE
6 2 (1.47%) OSCP
6 2 (1.47%) OSCE
7 1 (0.74%) MCP
7 1 (0.74%) MCSA
7 1 (0.74%) ISEB
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.74%) MCTS
7 1 (0.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.47%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.21%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
4 1 (0.74%) Docker
4 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (8.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (6.62%) Puppet
2 9 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.88%) SCCM
4 6 (4.41%) MOM
5 2 (1.47%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.74%) Nagios
6 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.74%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.29%) VMware
3 5 (3.68%) HP
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle
4 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.94%) F5
5 3 (2.21%) Cisco
5 3 (2.21%) Adobe
5 3 (2.21%) Citrix
6 2 (1.47%) SAP
6 2 (1.47%) Twitter
6 2 (1.47%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.47%) McAfee
6 2 (1.47%) Zend
7 1 (0.74%) AppFog
7 1 (0.74%) Juniper
7 1 (0.74%) Ericsson
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
UK - London, Manchester, Bristol
Guru Careers
Salary: £40 - 50k
Posted: 20 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + double OTE
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 28 days holiday
Posted: 27 days ago