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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 134 164 171
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 128 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.19% 1.16% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.77% 32.87% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 91 60 35
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
379 216 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.49% 3.52% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 308 177 151
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +29 70 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Gloucestershire -7 20 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Wiltshire -4 15 £35,750 +27.67% 7
Dorset +3 9 £23,000 -51.57% 1
Somerset +13 7 £47,500 +43.93% 2
Cornwall -8 3 £21,000 -25.00%
Avon - 3 £37,500 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 119 (52.65%) Java
2 98 (43.36%) Linux
3 95 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (33.63%) .NET
5 73 (32.30%) JavaScript
5 73 (32.30%) Python
6 71 (31.42%) Oracle
7 68 (30.09%) VMware
8 66 (29.20%) PaaS
9 65 (28.76%) Software Engineering
10 63 (27.88%) HTML
11 59 (26.11%) Degree
12 57 (25.22%) IaaS
13 56 (24.78%) MVC
14 54 (23.89%) Web Services
14 54 (23.89%) UNIX
15 52 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
16 51 (22.57%) Windows
17 50 (22.12%) Tomcat
18 49 (21.68%) ASP.NET
19 48 (21.24%) CSS
19 48 (21.24%) SQL Server
19 48 (21.24%) Scrum
19 48 (21.24%) HTML5
20 46 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
21 45 (19.91%) ASP.NET MVC
22 41 (18.14%) Amazon AWS
22 41 (18.14%) Git (software)
22 41 (18.14%) AngularJS
23 40 (17.70%) Mentoring

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 50 (22.12%) Tomcat
2 25 (11.06%) OpenStack
3 23 (10.18%) IIS
4 22 (9.73%) Apache
5 21 (9.29%) SharePoint
6 15 (6.64%) WebLogic
7 14 (6.19%) Umbraco
8 13 (5.75%) CMS
9 8 (3.54%) Node.js
10 7 (3.10%) JBoss
11 6 (2.65%) MS Exchange
12 5 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (2.21%) WordPress
13 4 (1.77%) Mule
13 4 (1.77%) ColdFusion
13 4 (1.77%) Mule ESB
14 3 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (9.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (5.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (2.21%) Magento
4 2 (0.88%) Agresso
4 2 (0.88%) Summit
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 66 (29.20%) PaaS
2 57 (25.22%) IaaS
3 41 (18.14%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (11.06%) Google App Engine
4 25 (11.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (8.41%) HP Helion
7 10 (4.42%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (3.54%) Office 365
9 4 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.33%) Heroku
10 3 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.87%) SSL
3 8 (3.54%) WAN
4 7 (3.10%) LAN
4 7 (3.10%) VPN
5 5 (2.21%) DNS
5 5 (2.21%) Network Security
6 4 (1.77%) Internet
6 4 (1.77%) VoIP
7 3 (1.33%) HTTP
7 3 (1.33%) Firewall
8 2 (0.88%) MPLS
9 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.24%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.27%) MySQL
3 21 (9.29%) Hadoop
4 18 (7.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (6.64%) Big Data
6 13 (5.75%) NoSQL
6 13 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.42%) HBase
8 9 (3.98%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.21%) Redis
10 4 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.88%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.44%) Infinispan
13 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 41 (18.14%) Git (software)
2 36 (15.93%) Maven
3 35 (15.49%) Ant
4 25 (11.06%) Gradle
5 20 (8.85%) Jenkins
6 19 (8.41%) Artifactory
6 19 (8.41%) Hudson
7 12 (5.31%) Subversion
8 5 (2.21%) JIRA
9 4 (1.77%) JUnit
9 4 (1.77%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.33%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.88%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.44%) Selenium
12 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (12.83%) Telecoms
1 29 (12.83%) Finance
2 17 (7.52%) Manufacturing
3 16 (7.08%) Marketing
4 13 (5.75%) Electronics
4 13 (5.75%) Law
5 4 (1.77%) Retail
6 3 (1.33%) Banking
6 3 (1.33%) Games
7 2 (0.88%) Advertising
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 88 (38.94%) Developer
2 53 (23.45%) Software Engineer
3 36 (15.93%) Principal Engineer
4 35 (15.49%) Principal Software Engineer
5 34 (15.04%) Cloud Engineer
6 30 (13.27%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.62%) Applications Support
8 22 (9.73%) Java Developer
9 20 (8.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (8.41%) Support Engineer
11 17 (7.52%) Senior Software Engineer
12 16 (7.08%) Lead Developer
12 16 (7.08%) Applications Support Engineer
12 16 (7.08%) Cloud Software Engineer
13 15 (6.64%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (6.64%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (6.64%) Analyst
14 14 (6.19%) ScrumMaster
15 13 (5.75%) Development Engineer
15 13 (5.75%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (33.63%) .NET
2 63 (27.88%) HTML
3 54 (23.89%) Web Services
4 49 (21.68%) ASP.NET
5 48 (21.24%) CSS
5 48 (21.24%) HTML5
6 45 (19.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (18.14%) AngularJS
8 20 (8.85%) REST
9 19 (8.41%) Oracle Fusion
9 19 (8.41%) Middleware
10 18 (7.96%) WebCenter
10 18 (7.96%) Spring
10 18 (7.96%) MCollective
11 14 (6.19%) .NET Framework
12 13 (5.75%) JMX
12 13 (5.75%) jQuery
13 12 (5.31%) J2EE
14 9 (3.98%) XML
15 8 (3.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.06%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.62%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.85%) Public Cloud
4 18 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (5.75%) DTV
6 12 (5.31%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.87%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.21%) User Experience
8 5 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.77%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.88%) Clustering
10 2 (0.88%) CMDB
10 2 (0.88%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.44%) Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 98 (43.36%) Linux
2 54 (23.89%) UNIX
3 51 (22.57%) Windows
4 6 (2.65%) Android
5 5 (2.21%) CentOS
5 5 (2.21%) Fedora
5 5 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (28.76%) Software Engineering
3 56 (24.78%) MVC
4 48 (21.24%) Scrum
5 46 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (17.70%) Mentoring
7 38 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (15.49%) Data Management
9 34 (15.04%) Test Automation
10 32 (14.16%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (11.50%) Open Source
12 24 (10.62%) OO
12 24 (10.62%) CRM
13 23 (10.18%) SOA
13 23 (10.18%) Service Delivery
14 22 (9.73%) TDD
14 22 (9.73%) SDLC
15 21 (9.29%) Configuration Management
15 21 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (9.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 119 (52.65%) Java
2 73 (32.30%) JavaScript
2 73 (32.30%) Python
3 36 (15.93%) Clojure
4 30 (13.27%) Scala
5 29 (12.83%) C#
6 23 (10.18%) Perl
6 23 (10.18%) Ruby
7 21 (9.29%) C++
7 21 (9.29%) SQL
8 18 (7.96%) PHP
8 18 (7.96%) Jython
9 10 (4.42%) PHP5
10 4 (1.77%) CFML
11 3 (1.33%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.88%) Groovy
13 1 (0.44%) Haskell
13 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (26.11%) Degree
2 3 (1.33%) EMC Certification
3 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.88%) MCSA
3 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) PhD
4 1 (0.44%) CCNA
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.21%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.33%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.44%) COBIT
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (10.18%) Docker
3 19 (8.41%) KVM
4 18 (7.96%) Xen
4 18 (7.96%) LXC
4 18 (7.96%) VirtualBox
4 18 (7.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (3.10%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.21%) vSphere
7 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.44%) Gluster
8 1 (0.44%) iptables
Systems Management
1 32 (14.16%) Puppet
2 31 (13.72%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (7.96%) Oracle Identity Management
3 18 (7.96%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.44%) SCCM
4 1 (0.44%) SCOM
4 1 (0.44%) SCSM
4 1 (0.44%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.44%) Graylog
4 1 (0.44%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 71 (31.42%) Oracle
2 68 (30.09%) VMware
3 25 (11.06%) Rackspace
4 21 (9.29%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.29%) Google
5 19 (8.41%) HP
6 13 (5.75%) SAP
7 7 (3.10%) Citrix
8 5 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.21%) Apple
9 3 (1.33%) Cisco
9 3 (1.33%) EMC
10 2 (0.88%) Sybase
10 2 (0.88%) Symantec
10 2 (0.88%) McAfee
11 1 (0.44%) IBM
11 1 (0.44%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.44%) Qualys
11 1 (0.44%) Splunk
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