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 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 71 70 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.01% 1.53% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.46% 30.23% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Average salary £60,000 £62,480 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% +42.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,900 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £66,352 £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
52 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.54% 5.08% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 20
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £62,480
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 August 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Southampton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
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
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) SAN

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Product Owner
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
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
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco