The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 36 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 0.67% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £46,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
16 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 10.06% 2.01% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 15
Average salary £42,500 £40,310 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.43% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,310 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £45,000 £45,262
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

SaaS
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

SaaS Salary Trend in St Albans

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics