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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 156 149 200
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +51
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 96 98 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.71% 1.61% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.28% 25.00% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 83 79 34
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
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
498 392 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.89% 6.45% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 451 310 150
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £58,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +3 36 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Bristol +5 35 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Devon +15 10 £65,000 +58.53% 1
Wiltshire -10 7 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Somerset -5 6 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Dorset +4 2 £30,000 -36.84%
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 93 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (48.02%) Telecoms
3 75 (42.37%) Java
4 72 (40.68%) Web Services
4 72 (40.68%) Manufacturing
5 65 (36.72%) C#
6 64 (36.16%) Finance
7 56 (31.64%) Linux
7 56 (31.64%) MVC
8 55 (31.07%) Marketing
9 54 (30.51%) Scrum
10 53 (29.94%) Amazon AWS
11 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
12 50 (28.25%) TDD
13 48 (27.12%) Electronics
14 47 (26.55%) Windows
15 44 (24.86%) SQL
15 44 (24.86%) Business Intelligence
15 44 (24.86%) Programme Management
16 43 (24.29%) SOAP
16 43 (24.29%) SAP
16 43 (24.29%) E-Commerce
16 43 (24.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 43 (24.29%) Digital Marketing
17 42 (23.73%) REST
17 42 (23.73%) OO
17 42 (23.73%) XML
17 42 (23.73%) Retail
18 40 (22.60%) .NET
19 39 (22.03%) BDD

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 38 (21.47%) JBoss
2 33 (18.64%) Mule
3 26 (14.69%) Tomcat
4 24 (13.56%) Mule ESB
5 13 (7.34%) Apache
5 13 (7.34%) WebLogic
6 12 (6.78%) IIS
7 6 (3.39%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.26%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.26%) Confluence
8 4 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.26%) Node.js
8 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.26%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.69%) CoreMedia CMS
10 2 (1.13%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.13%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.56%) CMS
11 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Office
3 4 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (24.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.69%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (1.69%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 53 (29.94%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (13.56%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (8.47%) IaaS
5 7 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (3.39%) Office 365
6 6 (3.39%) PaaS
7 4 (2.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (2.26%) Heroku
8 3 (1.69%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.60%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.78%) LAN
3 10 (5.65%) Firewall
4 7 (3.95%) WAN
5 6 (3.39%) DNS
5 6 (3.39%) HTTP
5 6 (3.39%) Wireless
6 5 (2.82%) SAN
6 5 (2.82%) VoIP
7 4 (2.26%) Internet
7 4 (2.26%) LDAP
7 4 (2.26%) PBX
7 4 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.26%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (1.69%) FTP
8 3 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.69%) VPN
9 2 (1.13%) DHCP
9 2 (1.13%) Intranet
9 2 (1.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.90%) NoSQL
2 35 (19.77%) MongoDB
3 34 (19.21%) SQL Server
4 32 (18.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 15 (8.47%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.65%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.26%) Big Data
8 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.69%) MySQL
10 2 (1.13%) Ingres
10 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.56%) Event Store
11 1 (0.56%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.56%) MS Access
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (19.77%) JIRA
2 26 (14.69%) Git (software)
3 24 (13.56%) IntelliJ
3 24 (13.56%) JUnit
4 8 (4.52%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (4.52%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.95%) AccuRev
5 7 (3.95%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.82%) Ant
6 5 (2.82%) Maven
6 5 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (1.69%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.69%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.56%) JMeter
8 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 85 (48.02%) Telecoms
2 72 (40.68%) Manufacturing
3 64 (36.16%) Finance
4 55 (31.07%) Marketing
5 48 (27.12%) Electronics
6 42 (23.73%) Retail
7 14 (7.91%) Banking
8 7 (3.95%) German Language
9 4 (2.26%) Aerospace
9 4 (2.26%) Back Office
9 4 (2.26%) International Banking
10 3 (1.69%) French Language
11 1 (0.56%) Advertising
11 1 (0.56%) Legal
11 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (32.20%) Developer
2 37 (20.90%) Senior Developer
3 25 (14.12%) Architect
3 25 (14.12%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.12%) Senior Java Developer
4 22 (12.43%) Analyst
5 20 (11.30%) .NET Developer
6 19 (10.73%) C# Developer
7 18 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 11 (6.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.21%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (4.52%) Integration Architect
11 8 (4.52%) Senior Manager
11 8 (4.52%) Software Manager
11 8 (4.52%) SQL Analyst
11 8 (4.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (40.68%) Web Services
2 43 (24.29%) SOAP
3 42 (23.73%) REST
3 42 (23.73%) XML
4 40 (22.60%) .NET
5 35 (19.77%) HTML
6 34 (19.21%) Spring
7 33 (18.64%) JSON
8 32 (18.08%) Apache Camel
8 32 (18.08%) Spring MVC
9 28 (15.82%) CSS
10 25 (14.12%) Hibernate
11 24 (13.56%) JPA
11 24 (13.56%) Spring Integration
12 23 (12.99%) ASP.NET
12 23 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (8.47%) J2EE
14 14 (7.91%) jQuery
15 13 (7.34%) AngularJS
15 13 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.78%) Digital Media
2 10 (5.65%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.52%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.82%) Blog
6 5 (2.82%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.26%) iPhone
8 3 (1.69%) EPoS
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.69%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (1.13%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.13%) Replication
9 2 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 56 (31.64%) Linux
2 47 (26.55%) Windows
3 28 (15.82%) Unix
4 12 (6.78%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.21%) Android
6 8 (4.52%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.95%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.82%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.69%) CentOS
10 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.13%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (31.64%) MVC
3 54 (30.51%) Scrum
4 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
5 50 (28.25%) TDD
6 44 (24.86%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (24.86%) Programme Management
7 43 (24.29%) Digital Marketing
7 43 (24.29%) E-Commerce
8 42 (23.73%) OO
9 39 (22.03%) BDD
10 38 (21.47%) Kanban
11 31 (17.51%) ERP
12 28 (15.82%) OOP
13 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (13.56%) Integration Testing
15 23 (12.99%) ITIL
16 20 (11.30%) Mentoring
17 17 (9.60%) Project Management
18 16 (9.04%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 75 (42.37%) Java
2 65 (36.72%) C#
3 44 (24.86%) SQL
4 35 (19.77%) JavaScript
5 30 (16.95%) Python
5 30 (16.95%) Ruby
6 18 (10.17%) C++
7 4 (2.26%) PHP
7 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.69%) ES6
8 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.13%) C
9 2 (1.13%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) Ada
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (10.17%) Degree
2 17 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.52%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.82%) EMC Certification
6 4 (2.26%) CCNA
6 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.69%) PMP
7 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.56%) CCNP
9 1 (0.56%) MCSE
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.56%) RHCE
9 1 (0.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.17%) QA
2 7 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.82%) SLA
4 4 (2.26%) GPG13
5 3 (1.69%) ISO 14001
5 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.13%) HMG Infosec
6 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.56%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 16 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.26%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.69%) Docker
6 2 (1.13%) vSphere
6 2 (1.13%) XenApp
7 1 (0.56%) Gluster
7 1 (0.56%) iptables
7 1 (0.56%) KVM
7 1 (0.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) RSA Archer
2 2 (1.13%) MOM
2 2 (1.13%) QRadar
2 2 (1.13%) SCCM
2 2 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.56%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.56%) Graylog
3 1 (0.56%) Nagios
3 1 (0.56%) Pingdom
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (24.29%) SAP
2 32 (18.08%) Apple
3 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
4 23 (12.99%) VMware
5 12 (6.78%) Google
5 12 (6.78%) Oracle
6 8 (4.52%) Logi Analytics
6 8 (4.52%) Talend
7 7 (3.95%) EMC
8 6 (3.39%) Cisco
9 4 (2.26%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.26%) Citrix
9 4 (2.26%) FrontRange
9 4 (2.26%) Rackspace
9 4 (2.26%) Remedy
9 4 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.26%) Sybase
10 3 (1.69%) Facebook
10 3 (1.69%) Toshiba
10 3 (1.69%) Twitter
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