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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 53 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.98% 2.72% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.05% 57.14% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -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
19 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.41% 4.76% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 9
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 May 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in St Albans

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 13 (72.22%) QA
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 11 (61.11%) C#
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (50.00%) SpecFlow
6 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (44.44%) MVC
6 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
6 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 8 (44.44%) HTML
6 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
7 7 (38.89%) JIRA
7 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
7 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
7 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (38.89%) Confluence
7 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
7 7 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
7 7 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (38.89%) AppDynamics
8 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 7 (38.89%) Confluence
1 7 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 2 (11.11%) Redis
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 7 (38.89%) JIRA
3 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (11.11%) NUnit
4 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Product Manager
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Product Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Manager
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Junior
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
4 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) LESS
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%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Kanban
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Process Management
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
1 7 (38.89%) AppDynamics
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft