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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 28 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 14 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.40% 1.05% 1.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 82.35% 9.09% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £33,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
17 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 11.41% 11.58% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 6
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in St Albans

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) QA
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (38.89%) SpecFlow
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) JIRA
6 5 (27.78%) Confluence
6 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 5 (27.78%) NoSQL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (27.78%) Confluence
1 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.11%) Redis
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) SpecFlow
2 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 5 (27.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 2 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Product Manager
4 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
6 3 (16.67%) Junior
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Technical Product Manager
6 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
6 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
7 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
2 7 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) LESS
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.56%) Kendo UI
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Kanban
5 2 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Process Management
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
2 5 (27.78%) AppDynamics