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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 104 134 191
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +57
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 154 121 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.76% 2.03% 0.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.72% 28.67% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 113 89 54
Median salary £54,000 £55,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +64.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.05% -
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
623 422 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.16% 7.09% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 524 362 195
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +33 59 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Bristol -21 45 £80,000 +33.33% 4
Somerset -2 15 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Cornwall - 9 - -
Wiltshire +2 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Dorset +7 5 £45,000 +95.65% 3
Devon +5 4 £37,500 -14.28% 1
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 136 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (36.05%) Telecoms
3 90 (34.88%) Finance
4 83 (32.17%) Java
5 79 (30.62%) Manufacturing
6 76 (29.46%) Scrum
7 68 (26.36%) Linux
8 67 (25.97%) Amazon AWS
9 63 (24.42%) Web Services
10 62 (24.03%) C#
11 59 (22.87%) Marketing
12 57 (22.09%) Retail
13 52 (20.16%) Programme Management
14 51 (19.77%) JBoss
15 50 (19.38%) PRINCE2
15 50 (19.38%) ERP
15 50 (19.38%) .NET
15 50 (19.38%) MVC
16 48 (18.60%) Software Engineering
16 48 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (18.22%) E-Commerce
17 47 (18.22%) Python
17 47 (18.22%) Spring
18 45 (17.44%) TDD
18 45 (17.44%) Kanban
19 44 (17.05%) BDD
19 44 (17.05%) SOAP
19 44 (17.05%) Microsoft
20 43 (16.67%) JIRA
21 42 (16.28%) SQL Server

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (19.77%) JBoss
2 41 (15.89%) Mule
3 40 (15.50%) Tomcat
4 34 (13.18%) Mule ESB
5 22 (8.53%) Apache
6 21 (8.14%) IIS
7 19 (7.36%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (4.65%) Confluence
9 9 (3.49%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.16%) CoreMedia CMS
10 3 (1.16%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.16%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Qpid
11 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.78%) nginx
11 2 (0.78%) OpenROAD
11 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.20%) MS Office
3 13 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (14.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (5.04%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (1.55%) Eloqua
4 3 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (25.97%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (13.18%) PaaS
3 33 (12.79%) IaaS
4 26 (10.08%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (3.10%) Office 365
7 4 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.16%) Responsys
9 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.20%) DNS
2 15 (5.81%) Internet
3 13 (5.04%) LAN
3 13 (5.04%) SAN
4 12 (4.65%) DHCP
4 12 (4.65%) VPN
5 6 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.33%) VoIP
5 6 (2.33%) WAN
5 6 (2.33%) Wireless
6 5 (1.94%) PBX
6 5 (1.94%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (1.94%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.55%) Firewall
8 3 (1.16%) HTTP
9 2 (0.78%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.78%) Intranet
9 2 (0.78%) LDAP
9 2 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.50%) MongoDB
3 32 (12.40%) NoSQL
4 31 (12.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 27 (10.47%) Big Data
6 15 (5.81%) MySQL
7 10 (3.88%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.10%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.94%) OrientDB
11 4 (1.55%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.16%) SAP HANA
13 2 (0.78%) Infinispan
13 2 (0.78%) MS Access
13 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.39%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 43 (16.67%) JIRA
2 39 (15.12%) JUnit
3 32 (12.40%) Git (software)
4 26 (10.08%) IntelliJ
5 9 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.55%) Ant
6 4 (1.55%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.55%) Maven
7 3 (1.16%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.16%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.16%) DbUnit
7 3 (1.16%) EasyMock
7 3 (1.16%) Gradle
7 3 (1.16%) HttpUnit
7 3 (1.16%) Selenium
7 3 (1.16%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.16%) XMLUnit
8 2 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.78%) Grunt
8 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 93 (36.05%) Telecoms
2 90 (34.88%) Finance
3 79 (30.62%) Manufacturing
4 59 (22.87%) Marketing
5 57 (22.09%) Retail
6 40 (15.50%) Banking
7 39 (15.12%) Electronics
8 5 (1.94%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.94%) Back Office
9 4 (1.55%) International Banking
10 3 (1.16%) Advertising
10 3 (1.16%) French Language
10 3 (1.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.39%) Games
11 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (26.74%) Architect
2 55 (21.32%) Developer
3 33 (12.79%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 27 (10.47%) Infrastructure Architect
6 22 (8.53%) Project Manager
7 17 (6.59%) Analyst
8 16 (6.20%) Consultant
8 16 (6.20%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (5.43%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.43%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 13 (5.04%) Scrum Master
11 12 (4.65%) Cloud Architect
11 12 (4.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 12 (4.65%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
12 11 (4.26%) Java Architect
12 11 (4.26%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.49%) Presales Consultant
13 9 (3.49%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.42%) Web Services
2 50 (19.38%) .NET
3 47 (18.22%) Spring
4 44 (17.05%) SOAP
5 40 (15.50%) REST
6 39 (15.12%) XML
7 38 (14.73%) Apache Camel
8 37 (14.34%) Spring MVC
9 36 (13.95%) Hibernate
9 36 (13.95%) JSON
10 31 (12.02%) JPA
10 31 (12.02%) Spring Integration
11 27 (10.47%) HTML
12 26 (10.08%) CSS
13 21 (8.14%) jQuery
14 17 (6.59%) RESTful
15 14 (5.43%) Middleware
16 13 (5.04%) ASP.NET
17 10 (3.88%) AngularJS
17 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.47%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.59%) NHS
3 16 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.81%) Cyberthreat
5 14 (5.43%) Virtual Team
6 13 (5.04%) Data Centre
6 13 (5.04%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (4.65%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.65%) Public Cloud
8 11 (4.26%) Private Cloud
9 9 (3.49%) User Experience
10 6 (2.33%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.33%) Digital Media
10 6 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.94%) Blog
11 5 (1.94%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.94%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 68 (26.36%) Linux
2 37 (14.34%) Windows
3 22 (8.53%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.88%) Unix
6 8 (3.10%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.71%) Android
7 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.16%) CentOS
10 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (29.46%) Scrum
3 52 (20.16%) Programme Management
4 50 (19.38%) ERP
4 50 (19.38%) MVC
4 50 (19.38%) PRINCE2
5 48 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 47 (18.22%) E-Commerce
7 45 (17.44%) Kanban
7 45 (17.44%) TDD
8 44 (17.05%) BDD
9 41 (15.89%) Digital Marketing
10 37 (14.34%) ITIL
11 34 (13.18%) Integration Testing
12 33 (12.79%) OO
13 30 (11.63%) TOGAF
14 29 (11.24%) Project Management
15 26 (10.08%) OOP
16 23 (8.91%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 83 (32.17%) Java
2 62 (24.03%) C#
3 47 (18.22%) Python
4 32 (12.40%) Ruby
5 30 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 28 (10.85%) SQL
7 8 (3.10%) C++
8 6 (2.33%) PHP
9 5 (1.94%) Perl
10 4 (1.55%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.16%) C
11 3 (1.16%) Scala
11 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.16%) VB
11 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.39%) ES6
13 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (13.18%) Degree
2 29 (11.24%) Security Cleared
3 22 (8.53%) DV Cleared
4 18 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 17 (6.59%) CCNA
5 17 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (6.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (5.43%) PMP
7 13 (5.04%) EMC Certification
8 12 (4.65%) MCSE
8 12 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (3.10%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.16%) ISEB
10 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.16%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.78%) RHCE
11 2 (0.78%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.39%) CLAS
12 1 (0.39%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.10%) QA
2 4 (1.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) Gluster
3 2 (0.78%) iptables
3 2 (0.78%) KVM
3 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) vCloud
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.65%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.55%) Nagios
3 2 (0.78%) Check_MK
3 2 (0.78%) Graylog
3 2 (0.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.78%) Pingdom
3 2 (0.78%) Puppet
4 1 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 44 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.89%) SAP
3 36 (13.95%) Apple
4 28 (10.85%) Oracle
5 18 (6.98%) Cisco
6 17 (6.59%) VMware
7 15 (5.81%) EMC
8 14 (5.43%) Citrix
9 12 (4.65%) IBM
9 12 (4.65%) Software AG
10 7 (2.71%) Atlassian
10 7 (2.71%) Google
11 5 (1.94%) MuleSoft
12 4 (1.55%) FrontRange
12 4 (1.55%) HP
12 4 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.16%) EPiServer
13 3 (1.16%) Rackspace
13 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
13 3 (1.16%) Toshiba
Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits (OTE £60k+)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago