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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 72 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 11 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.35% 1.82% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.57% 72.73% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 4
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,750 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
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
51 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.28% 2.51% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 16
Average salary £38,750 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Southampton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
3 10 (35.71%) Advertising
3 10 (35.71%) Time Management
3 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 9 (32.14%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (32.14%) PHP
4 9 (32.14%) Tandem
4 9 (32.14%) Retail
5 8 (28.57%) User Stories
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Python
6 7 (25.00%) QA
6 7 (25.00%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (25.00%) BDD
6 7 (25.00%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Business Development
6 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Test Management
6 7 (25.00%) System Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 7 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 7 (25.00%) JIRA
6 7 (25.00%) Selenium
6 7 (25.00%) Git (software)

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
1 7 (25.00%) Selenium
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (35.71%) Advertising
2 9 (32.14%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Sales Executive
1 9 (32.14%) Account Executive
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) iOS Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
1 7 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 4 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
5 1 (3.57%) LINQ
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) MFC
5 1 (3.57%) COM
5 1 (3.57%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
2 9 (32.14%) Tandem
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 10 (35.71%) Time Management
3 8 (28.57%) User Stories
4 7 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (25.00%) BDD
4 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 7 (25.00%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) Business Development
4 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Test Management
4 7 (25.00%) System Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 4 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PHP
2 7 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.14%) PHP5
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) C
6 1 (3.57%) Delphi
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Foundry
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