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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 157 190 184
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 83 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.35% 0.64% 0.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.52% 30.83% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 27 26
Average salary £41,000 £39,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
313 120 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.08% 2.07% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 256 100 110
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £31,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,000 £58,000
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 21 April 2015.

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 21 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
Bristol +8 26 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Gloucestershire +3 26 £45,000 +7.14% 6
Wiltshire +10 15 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Dorset -15 7 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Somerset +9 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Devon -4 2 £40,500 +3.84%
Cornwall - 1 £21,000 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (43.33%) Java
2 61 (40.67%) JavaScript
3 57 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (36.67%) .NET
5 52 (34.67%) HTML
6 44 (29.33%) CSS
7 43 (28.67%) Linux
8 39 (26.00%) SQL Server
9 38 (25.33%) Scrum
10 36 (24.00%) MySQL
10 36 (24.00%) SQL
11 33 (22.00%) ASP.NET
11 33 (22.00%) Degree
12 30 (20.00%) Oracle
12 30 (20.00%) MVC
13 29 (19.33%) PHP
14 28 (18.67%) Tomcat
14 28 (18.67%) Python
14 28 (18.67%) HTML5
15 26 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (17.33%) AngularJS
15 26 (17.33%) VMware
15 26 (17.33%) Finance
16 25 (16.67%) Software Engineering
17 24 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 22 (14.67%) C#
19 21 (14.00%) Windows
19 21 (14.00%) OO
20 20 (13.33%) TDD
20 20 (13.33%) Git (software)

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 28 (18.67%) Tomcat
2 16 (10.67%) IIS
3 11 (7.33%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.33%) Node.js
4 9 (6.00%) ColdFusion
5 8 (5.33%) CMS
5 8 (5.33%) Umbraco
6 7 (4.67%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.67%) Apache
7 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.67%) Drupal
7 1 (0.67%) WordPress
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.33%) Summit
4 1 (0.67%) Agresso
4 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.33%) PaaS
3 12 (8.00%) IaaS
4 9 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (4.67%) Google App Engine
5 7 (4.67%) HP Helion
5 7 (4.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.67%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.00%) Office 365
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) Internet
2 4 (2.67%) Firewall
2 4 (2.67%) VPN
3 3 (2.00%) DNS
3 3 (2.00%) DHCP
3 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.33%) HTTP
4 2 (1.33%) LDAP
4 2 (1.33%) LAN
4 2 (1.33%) WAN
4 2 (1.33%) SMTP
4 2 (1.33%) MPLS
4 2 (1.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.67%) Network Security
5 1 (0.67%) NAS
5 1 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.67%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (24.00%) MySQL
3 11 (7.33%) Big Data
4 10 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.67%) HBase
7 6 (4.00%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.67%) Hazelcast
8 4 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.67%) Redis
10 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.33%) Ant
2 14 (9.33%) Subversion
2 14 (9.33%) Maven
3 10 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.67%) Hudson
4 7 (4.67%) Gradle
4 7 (4.67%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.67%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.67%) WATIR
7 1 (0.67%) Selenium
7 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (17.33%) Finance
2 13 (8.67%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.00%) Law
4 8 (5.33%) Electronics
5 7 (4.67%) Marketing
6 5 (3.33%) Advertising
7 3 (2.00%) Legal
8 2 (1.33%) German Language
9 1 (0.67%) Publishing
9 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (14.67%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 14 (9.33%) Applications Support
5 13 (8.67%) Lead Developer
5 13 (8.67%) Project Manager
6 12 (8.00%) Analyst
6 12 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (7.33%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (7.33%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Applications Support Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Architect
10 8 (5.33%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (36.67%) .NET
2 52 (34.67%) HTML
3 44 (29.33%) CSS
4 33 (22.00%) ASP.NET
5 28 (18.67%) HTML5
6 26 (17.33%) AngularJS
7 24 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (10.67%) XML
9 13 (8.67%) Web Services
9 13 (8.67%) Spring
10 11 (7.33%) LAMP
11 10 (6.67%) .NET Framework
11 10 (6.67%) jQuery
12 9 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (4.67%) Middleware
13 7 (4.67%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (4.00%) WebCenter
14 6 (4.00%) MCollective
15 5 (3.33%) Sass
15 5 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.33%) Public Cloud
3 8 (5.33%) Open Source
4 7 (4.67%) DTV
5 6 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.00%) User Experience
6 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (0.67%) Replication
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) CMDB
7 1 (0.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.67%) Linux
2 21 (14.00%) Windows
3 8 (5.33%) Fedora
3 8 (5.33%) CentOS
3 8 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.67%) Android
4 7 (4.67%) UNIX
5 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.33%) Scrum
3 30 (20.00%) MVC
4 25 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 21 (14.00%) OO
6 20 (13.33%) TDD
6 20 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 20 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 14 (9.33%) Web Development
7 14 (9.33%) Project Management
8 13 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (8.67%) E-Commerce
9 12 (8.00%) CRM
10 11 (7.33%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.33%) Kanban
10 11 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.67%) DevOps
11 10 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (6.00%) ITIL
13 8 (5.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (43.33%) Java
2 61 (40.67%) JavaScript
3 36 (24.00%) SQL
4 29 (19.33%) PHP
5 28 (18.67%) Python
6 22 (14.67%) C#
7 19 (12.67%) Ruby
8 16 (10.67%) PHP5
8 16 (10.67%) Perl
9 9 (6.00%) CFML
10 7 (4.67%) Scala
10 7 (4.67%) Clojure
11 6 (4.00%) Jython
12 5 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.33%) Groovy
13 3 (2.00%) C++
14 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.67%) VB
15 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (22.00%) Degree
2 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.00%) MCSA
5 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) PhD
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.67%) MCP
6 1 (0.67%) MCSE
6 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.67%) MCTS
6 1 (0.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.33%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.67%) Docker
3 6 (4.00%) LXC
3 6 (4.00%) VirtualBox
3 6 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (4.00%) KVM
3 6 (4.00%) Xen
4 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (12.00%) Puppet
1 18 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (4.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.33%) MOM
3 2 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.33%) SCCM
4 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.67%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (20.00%) Oracle
2 26 (17.33%) VMware
3 18 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.33%) HP
4 8 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.67%) Rackspace
5 7 (4.67%) Google
5 7 (4.67%) SAP
6 4 (2.67%) McAfee
7 3 (2.00%) Adobe
8 2 (1.33%) Cisco
8 2 (1.33%) Symantec
9 1 (0.67%) Zend
9 1 (0.67%) F5
9 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.67%) Citrix
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Salary: benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £645.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong package
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago