The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 76 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 21 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.60% 1.86% 1.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.38% 20.80% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 21
Median salary £30,000 £33,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,300 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
SaaS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
146 125 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.15% 8.92% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 128 92 88
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Wales

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Wales

SaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -3 19 £30,000 -5.88%
West Wales -12 2 £30,000 -16.66%
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (36.96%) TDD
4 16 (34.78%) C#
4 16 (34.78%) .NET
5 15 (32.61%) Scrum
6 13 (28.26%) SDLC
6 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (28.26%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (28.26%) MVC
6 13 (28.26%) NUnit
6 13 (28.26%) NHibernate
6 13 (28.26%) Web Development
6 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
6 13 (28.26%) SQL
6 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
6 13 (28.26%) OOP
6 13 (28.26%) OO
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
8 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
9 6 (13.04%) Firewall
9 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (13.04%) Oracle
9 6 (13.04%) Windows
9 6 (13.04%) Linux
9 6 (13.04%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) HTML

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) Mule
3 2 (4.35%) Mule ESB
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.52%) Office 365
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.52%) VLAN
3 2 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) Skype
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.17%) Riak
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) NUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) TestNG
General
1 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) French Language
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Developer
4 13 (28.26%) Agile .NET Developer
4 13 (28.26%) Agile C# Developer
4 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 13 (28.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (28.26%) C# Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Technical Support
7 5 (10.87%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (10.87%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 13 (28.26%) NHibernate
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.52%) CSS
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Camel
5 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
5 2 (4.35%) Java EE
5 2 (4.35%) JPA
5 2 (4.35%) JSON
5 2 (4.35%) Node.js
5 2 (4.35%) REST
5 2 (4.35%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Blog
4 1 (2.17%) BYOD
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Informatics
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) TDD
3 15 (32.61%) Scrum
4 13 (28.26%) MVC
4 13 (28.26%) OO
4 13 (28.26%) OOP
4 13 (28.26%) SDLC
4 13 (28.26%) Web Development
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) ERP
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) Automation Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Defect Management
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Validation
9 2 (4.35%) BDD
9 2 (4.35%) User Stories
9 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) Perl
4 3 (6.52%) Python
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.17%) Percona