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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 26 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 12.95% 3.50% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 78.26% 62.50% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +56.71%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
23 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 16.55% 5.59% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 14
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £41,250 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 9 February 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) VB.NET
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
1 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 15 (83.33%) B2B
1 15 (83.33%) N-Tier
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
1 15 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (77.78%) MVC
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 10 (55.56%) SDLC
4 9 (50.00%) ETL
5 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (38.89%) LINQ
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
6 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) XML

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (38.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Architect
1 12 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Objective-C Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
1 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
4 7 (38.89%) ADO.NET
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) LINQ
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) B2B
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) SDLC
4 9 (50.00%) ETL
5 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
6 5 (27.78%) Business Development
7 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.11%) Presales
8 2 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe