The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 72 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 13 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.52% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.23% 21.43% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £62,480 £44,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.00% +10.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £36,800 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £66,352 £48,800 £41,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
Cloud Services Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
43 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.01% 1.54% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 8
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,480 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
Hampshire

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 28 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Southampton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 10 (66.67%) Advertising
1 10 (66.67%) Time Management
2 9 (60.00%) Tandem
2 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 9 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (46.67%) Business Development
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 10 (66.67%) Advertising
2 9 (60.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Account Executive
1 9 (60.00%) Sales Executive
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Email Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Email Marketing Executive
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Tandem
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 10 (66.67%) Time Management
2 7 (46.67%) Business Development
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Management
3 2 (13.33%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) BDD
3 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) User Stories
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience Design
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) Foundry
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
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