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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 9 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 5.00% 23.81% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 83.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £72,500 £58,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 10.00% 28.57% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £81,250 £60,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £46,250 £71,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,250 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 12 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) SugarCRM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Confirmit

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development Director
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Confirmit