The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 67 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 18 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.13% 0.49% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.86% 36.36% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 7
Average salary £41,250 £50,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.31% +55.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,480 £66,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
SaaS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Cloud Services Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
43 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.08% 1.33% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SaaS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Southampton region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Southampton

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Southampton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 10 (50.00%) Advertising
1 10 (50.00%) Time Management
2 9 (45.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (45.00%) Retail
2 9 (45.00%) Tandem
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) User Stories
3 8 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (35.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Selenium IDE
4 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
4 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Web Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Test Management
4 7 (35.00%) System Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Business Development
4 7 (35.00%) JIRA
4 7 (35.00%) QA
4 7 (35.00%) Selenium
4 7 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (35.00%) LoadRunner
4 7 (35.00%) PHP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium IDE
1 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium
1 7 (35.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (35.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (50.00%) Advertising
2 9 (45.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Sales Executive
1 9 (45.00%) Account Executive
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Automated Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Email Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) COM
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Tandem
2 8 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 10 (50.00%) Time Management
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) User Stories
4 7 (35.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Web Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Test Management
4 7 (35.00%) System Testing
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Business Development
4 7 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Python
1 7 (35.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper
2 1 (5.00%) Foundry
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago