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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 172 177 186
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 63 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 0.78% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.51% 41.18% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 27
Average salary £40,500 £39,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
268 102 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.42% 1.90% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 214 83 98
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +2 26 £47,500 +39.70% 5
Gloucestershire +3 18 £43,750 +4.16%
Wiltshire +4 8 £30,000 -14.28%
Somerset +3 6 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Dorset -23 3 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Devon -1 2 £40,500 +3.84%
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 61 (43.88%) JavaScript
2 49 (35.25%) HTML
2 49 (35.25%) Java
3 46 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (32.37%) .NET
4 45 (32.37%) CSS
5 38 (27.34%) SQL
6 37 (26.62%) SQL Server
7 32 (23.02%) MySQL
8 31 (22.30%) Scrum
9 30 (21.58%) Linux
10 29 (20.86%) PHP
10 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET
11 28 (20.14%) Finance
12 27 (19.42%) Degree
13 26 (18.71%) C#
13 26 (18.71%) Python
13 26 (18.71%) VMware
13 26 (18.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (17.99%) MVC
15 24 (17.27%) OO
16 23 (16.55%) Oracle
16 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
16 23 (16.55%) Software Engineering
17 22 (15.83%) HTML5
18 20 (14.39%) AngularJS
19 19 (13.67%) Tomcat
19 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (12.95%) XML
20 18 (12.95%) Git (software)

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 19 (13.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.91%) Node.js
3 9 (6.47%) IIS
3 9 (6.47%) ColdFusion
4 7 (5.04%) Apache
4 7 (5.04%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.60%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.60%) CMS
6 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.72%) Drupal
7 1 (0.72%) WordPress
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Office
3 3 (2.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.44%) Summit
4 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.07%) PaaS
2 13 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (8.63%) IaaS
4 7 (5.04%) HP Helion
4 7 (5.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (5.04%) Google App Engine
5 4 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.88%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) Internet
2 4 (2.88%) Firewall
2 4 (2.88%) VPN
3 3 (2.16%) DNS
3 3 (2.16%) DHCP
3 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.44%) HTTP
4 2 (1.44%) LDAP
4 2 (1.44%) LAN
4 2 (1.44%) WAN
4 2 (1.44%) SMTP
4 2 (1.44%) MPLS
4 2 (1.44%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.72%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) NAS
5 1 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.72%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.62%) SQL Server
2 32 (23.02%) MySQL
3 12 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.76%) Big Data
4 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.32%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.88%) Hazelcast
7 4 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.16%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.16%) HBase
9 2 (1.44%) Redis
9 2 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.19%) Ant
2 10 (7.19%) Subversion
2 10 (7.19%) Maven
3 7 (5.04%) Hudson
3 7 (5.04%) Gradle
3 7 (5.04%) Artifactory
4 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.72%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.72%) WATIR
6 1 (0.72%) Selenium
6 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (20.14%) Finance
2 12 (8.63%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.91%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.47%) Law
5 6 (4.32%) Electronics
5 6 (4.32%) Advertising
6 5 (3.60%) Marketing
7 3 (2.16%) Legal
8 2 (1.44%) German Language
9 1 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.72%) Games
9 1 (0.72%) Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (48.92%) Developer
2 16 (11.51%) Java Developer
3 15 (10.79%) Senior Developer
4 13 (9.35%) Project Manager
5 12 (8.63%) Analyst
5 12 (8.63%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) PHP Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Junior
7 9 (6.47%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.47%) .NET Developer
7 9 (6.47%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.47%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) Lead Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Architect
9 7 (5.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (35.25%) HTML
2 45 (32.37%) .NET
2 45 (32.37%) CSS
3 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET
4 22 (15.83%) HTML5
5 20 (14.39%) AngularJS
6 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (12.95%) XML
8 15 (10.79%) Web Services
9 14 (10.07%) .NET Framework
10 11 (7.91%) LAMP
11 9 (6.47%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (5.76%) jQuery
13 7 (5.04%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (5.04%) Middleware
13 7 (5.04%) Spring
14 6 (4.32%) WebCenter
14 6 (4.32%) MCollective
15 5 (3.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (3.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.79%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.47%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.76%) Open Source
4 8 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.32%) User Experience
5 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.60%) DTV
7 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.44%) Clustering
9 1 (0.72%) CMDB
9 1 (0.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.58%) Linux
2 14 (10.07%) Windows
3 7 (5.04%) UNIX
3 7 (5.04%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.32%) CentOS
4 6 (4.32%) Fedora
4 6 (4.32%) Android
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.30%) Scrum
3 25 (17.99%) MVC
4 24 (17.27%) OO
5 23 (16.55%) Software Engineering
6 17 (12.23%) Mentoring
7 14 (10.07%) Test Automation
7 14 (10.07%) Project Management
7 14 (10.07%) TDD
8 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.91%) Configuration Management
9 11 (7.91%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.91%) Web Development
10 10 (7.19%) DevOps
11 9 (6.47%) ITIL
12 8 (5.76%) OOP
12 8 (5.76%) Service Delivery
13 7 (5.04%) SOA
13 7 (5.04%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 61 (43.88%) JavaScript
2 49 (35.25%) Java
3 38 (27.34%) SQL
4 29 (20.86%) PHP
5 26 (18.71%) C#
5 26 (18.71%) Python
6 17 (12.23%) Ruby
7 16 (11.51%) PHP5
7 16 (11.51%) Perl
8 9 (6.47%) CFML
9 7 (5.04%) Scala
9 7 (5.04%) Clojure
10 6 (4.32%) Jython
11 5 (3.60%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.60%) Groovy
12 3 (2.16%) C++
13 1 (0.72%) VB
13 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (19.42%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.88%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.16%) MCSA
5 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) PhD
6 1 (0.72%) ISEB
6 1 (0.72%) MCP
6 1 (0.72%) MCSE
6 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.72%) MCTS
6 1 (0.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.44%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (18.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.04%) Docker
3 6 (4.32%) LXC
3 6 (4.32%) VirtualBox
3 6 (4.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (4.32%) KVM
3 6 (4.32%) Xen
4 4 (2.88%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.72%) vSphere
6 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (10.07%) Puppet
1 14 (10.07%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.32%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (4.32%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.44%) MOM
3 2 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.44%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.44%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.72%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (18.71%) VMware
2 23 (16.55%) Oracle
2 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.76%) HP
4 7 (5.04%) Google
4 7 (5.04%) Rackspace
5 6 (4.32%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.60%) SAP
7 4 (2.88%) McAfee
8 3 (2.16%) Adobe
9 2 (1.44%) Cisco
9 2 (1.44%) Twitter
9 2 (1.44%) Symantec
10 1 (0.72%) Zend
10 1 (0.72%) F5
10 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.72%) Citrix
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000-£100,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Old Street, London, South East
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago