The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 15 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 2.50% 1.82% 6.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% 20.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +104.08%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
SaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 2.50% 9.09% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +104.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SaaS
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

SaaS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow