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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 187 180 176
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 58 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 0.87% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.15% 34.75% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 50 48 38
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £52,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
199 141 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.06% 2.50% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 155 104 103
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £53,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%

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 November 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 21 November 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 -6 17 £34,250 -14.37% 6
Gloucestershire -6 13 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Wiltshire -1 12 £56,500 +22.16% 2
Somerset +11 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Dorset -11 7 £26,500 -41.11% 1
Devon -17 1 £35,000 -39.39%
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 53 (46.09%) JavaScript
2 47 (40.87%) SQL
3 39 (33.91%) C#
4 38 (33.04%) .NET
5 37 (32.17%) Java
5 37 (32.17%) SQL Server
5 37 (32.17%) CSS
6 36 (31.30%) MySQL
7 35 (30.43%) HTML
7 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (28.70%) Degree
8 33 (28.70%) Linux
9 32 (27.83%) Microsoft
10 31 (26.96%) MS Excel
11 30 (26.09%) Web Services
12 29 (25.22%) XML
13 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET
13 26 (22.61%) OO
14 24 (20.87%) PHP
14 24 (20.87%) MVC
15 21 (18.26%) jQuery
16 20 (17.39%) PHP5
16 20 (17.39%) Scrum
17 19 (16.52%) Mobile App
17 19 (16.52%) Relational Database
18 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (15.65%) Windows
19 17 (14.78%) .NET Framework
19 17 (14.78%) Computer Science
20 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (6.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.22%) Node.js
3 5 (4.35%) IIS
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.74%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.74%) Lync
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.87%) JBoss
6 1 (0.87%) Apache
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.87%) Liferay
Applications
1 31 (26.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Magento
1 7 (6.09%) Shopify
2 3 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.09%) PaaS
3 4 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.61%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.61%) IaaS
5 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.74%) Office 365
6 1 (0.87%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) HTTP
2 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.48%) VPN
2 4 (3.48%) DNS
2 4 (3.48%) LDAP
2 4 (3.48%) SMTP
2 4 (3.48%) DHCP
2 4 (3.48%) Firewall
2 4 (3.48%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.61%) Internet
4 2 (1.74%) Wireless
5 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.87%) LAN
5 1 (0.87%) WAN
5 1 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.17%) SQL Server
2 36 (31.30%) MySQL
3 19 (16.52%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.70%) Hazelcast
5 9 (7.83%) RDBMS
6 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
7 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (6.09%) Big Data
8 6 (5.22%) HBase
9 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.61%) Redis
10 3 (2.61%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Subversion
2 11 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.22%) Ant
4 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.87%) Xcode
4 1 (0.87%) WATIR
4 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (11.30%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.09%) Marketing
4 6 (5.22%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.22%) Advertising
5 5 (4.35%) Banking
6 4 (3.48%) Retail
6 4 (3.48%) Electronics
7 2 (1.74%) Games
8 1 (0.87%) Billing
8 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (53.91%) Developer
2 20 (17.39%) Software Developer
3 19 (16.52%) C# Developer
4 17 (14.78%) Web Developer
5 15 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 15 (13.04%) .NET Developer
6 14 (12.17%) Applications Support
7 13 (11.30%) Support Engineer
8 12 (10.43%) Analyst
8 12 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (9.57%) Support Analyst
10 10 (8.70%) Junior
10 10 (8.70%) Java Developer
10 10 (8.70%) Junior Developer
11 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.83%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (7.83%) C# Web Developer
11 9 (7.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (6.96%) Technical Engineer
12 8 (6.96%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (33.04%) .NET
2 37 (32.17%) CSS
3 35 (30.43%) HTML
4 30 (26.09%) Web Services
5 29 (25.22%) XML
6 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET
7 21 (18.26%) jQuery
8 17 (14.78%) .NET Framework
9 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (13.04%) RESTful
10 15 (13.04%) Spring
11 10 (8.70%) HTML5
12 9 (7.83%) LAMP
12 9 (7.83%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (6.96%) JSON
14 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 6 (5.22%) NHibernate
15 6 (5.22%) Ajax
15 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Mobile App
2 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (14.78%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.22%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.48%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.61%) DTV
7 3 (2.61%) User Experience
8 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.74%) PMI
9 1 (0.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.87%) Open Source
9 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.87%) Clustering
9 1 (0.87%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.70%) Linux
2 18 (15.65%) Windows
3 14 (12.17%) CentOS
4 11 (9.57%) Fedora
5 9 (7.83%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.61%) Android
8 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.74%) Debian
8 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.61%) OO
3 24 (20.87%) MVC
4 20 (17.39%) Scrum
5 14 (12.17%) ITIL
6 13 (11.30%) OOP
7 12 (10.43%) TDD
8 11 (9.57%) Software Engineering
8 11 (9.57%) Unit Testing
9 10 (8.70%) Web Development
10 9 (7.83%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.22%) WFM
11 6 (5.22%) Analytics
11 6 (5.22%) OOD
12 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.35%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.35%) Service Delivery
13 4 (3.48%) ERP
13 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2
14 3 (2.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 53 (46.09%) JavaScript
2 47 (40.87%) SQL
3 39 (33.91%) C#
4 37 (32.17%) Java
5 24 (20.87%) PHP
6 20 (17.39%) PHP5
7 13 (11.30%) Ruby
8 10 (8.70%) T-SQL
9 9 (7.83%) Python
10 4 (3.48%) Groovy
11 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.74%) CFML
11 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.74%) Perl
12 1 (0.87%) VBScript
12 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (28.70%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) OSCP
5 2 (1.74%) OSCE
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.74%) CEH
6 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.74%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (7.83%) Puppet
2 9 (7.83%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.22%) SCCM
4 4 (3.48%) MOM
5 1 (0.87%) Nagios
5 1 (0.87%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 32 (27.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.70%) VMware
4 8 (6.96%) Zend
5 5 (4.35%) HP
6 4 (3.48%) SAP
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle
7 3 (2.61%) Citrix
7 3 (2.61%) F5
7 3 (2.61%) Cisco
8 2 (1.74%) Twitter
8 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.87%) Sage
9 1 (0.87%) AppFog
9 1 (0.87%) Juniper
9 1 (0.87%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.87%) Sybase
9 1 (0.87%) Siebel
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Bonus
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