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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 73 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 7 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.02% 1.90% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.29% 34.78% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 3
Average salary £60,000 £52,490 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.30% +19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £62,480 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
62 46 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.06% 5.46% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 16
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £56,240
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 4 September 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Southampton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) Servlets
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Product Owner
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
1 2 (22.22%) Servlets
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MBA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft