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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 93 60 80
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 19 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.48% 3.16% 1.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.07% 45.35% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 15
Median salary £35,000 £28,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,284 £41,850 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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
135 86 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.50% 6.97% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 82 106
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £48,750
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -22 16 £34,000 +23.63%
West Wales -15 2 £52,500 +36.36%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) Web Services
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.21%) Degree
5 11 (28.21%) IaaS
5 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (25.64%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
6 10 (25.64%) .NET
6 10 (25.64%) C#
7 9 (23.08%) Java
8 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
8 8 (20.51%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (20.51%) VMware
8 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (20.51%) PaaS
8 8 (20.51%) Software Architecture
9 7 (17.95%) REST
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (17.95%) JSON
9 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
9 7 (17.95%) LAMP
9 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 7 (17.95%) Spring
9 7 (17.95%) Unit4 Business World

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 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.38%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) JBoss
4 3 (7.69%) Mule
4 3 (7.69%) Mule ESB
5 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) IaaS
2 8 (20.51%) PaaS
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.82%) MySQL
4 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.56%) QlikView
7 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) JUnit
2 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) NetBeans
3 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
3 3 (7.69%) Maven
3 3 (7.69%) TestNG
4 2 (5.13%) Moq
4 2 (5.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Local Government
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Business Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.69%) IT Development Manager
6 3 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 10 (25.64%) .NET
3 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
3 7 (17.95%) JSON
3 7 (17.95%) LAMP
3 7 (17.95%) REST
3 7 (17.95%) SOAP
3 7 (17.95%) Spring
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
4 4 (10.26%) XML
5 3 (7.69%) Apache Camel
5 3 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) Java EE
5 3 (7.69%) JPA
5 3 (7.69%) jQuery
5 3 (7.69%) Spring Integration
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.13%) Autofac
6 2 (5.13%) Laravel
6 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.69%) NHS
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.56%) Fintech
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (20.51%) Software Architecture
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) ITIL
5 6 (15.38%) OO
6 5 (12.82%) BDD
6 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.26%) Line Management
7 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Service Management
7 4 (10.26%) System Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.69%) ITSM
8 3 (7.69%) Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.26%) MCSE
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.69%) Postgraduate
5 2 (5.13%) RHCE
6 1 (2.56%) CISM
6 1 (2.56%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) CRISC
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.82%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 3 (7.69%) Veeam
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.56%) Zend