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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
UK / Wales
Rank 63 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 32 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.90% 2.48% 2.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.51% 26.50% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 25
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%

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
164 117 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.86% 9.38% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 135 116 110
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,000 £27,842
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +15 22 £33,000 -5.71% 1
West Wales -16 5 £52,500 +75.00%
Mid Wales - 5 £39,000 -
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
3 17 (34.69%) C#
3 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
3 17 (34.69%) IaaS
4 16 (32.65%) .NET
4 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.57%) VMware
5 14 (28.57%) Web Services
5 14 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (28.57%) PaaS
6 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
7 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (22.45%) SQL
8 11 (22.45%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (22.45%) Degree
8 11 (22.45%) Software Architecture
9 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle
9 10 (20.41%) Linux
9 10 (20.41%) OO
10 9 (18.37%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) Cisco
10 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 9 (18.37%) TDD
10 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (14.29%) Telecoms

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 (26.53%) SharePoint
2 11 (22.45%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (8.16%) Apache
6 2 (4.08%) JBoss
6 2 (4.08%) Mule
6 2 (4.08%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) IaaS
2 14 (28.57%) PaaS
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.16%) Office 365
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.08%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) LAN
3 3 (6.12%) VLAN
4 2 (4.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
5 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
5 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) JUnit
2 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.20%) Moq
2 5 (10.20%) NUnit
3 4 (8.16%) NetBeans
4 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.08%) Maven
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.08%) TestNG
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Local Government
4 3 (6.12%) Retail
5 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.20%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.20%) IT Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Business Development Manager
4 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Agile Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) .NET
2 14 (28.57%) Web Services
3 7 (14.29%) LAMP
4 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
4 6 (12.24%) JSON
4 6 (12.24%) REST
4 6 (12.24%) SOAP
4 6 (12.24%) Spring
4 6 (12.24%) XML
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (10.20%) Autofac
5 5 (10.20%) CSS
5 5 (10.20%) jQuery
5 5 (10.20%) NHibernate
6 4 (8.16%) HTML
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 4 (8.16%) J2EE
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.12%) Ajax
7 3 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.16%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.12%) Fintech
3 3 (6.12%) NHS
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 7 (14.29%) Unix
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.45%) Software Architecture
4 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
4 10 (20.41%) OO
5 9 (18.37%) TDD
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.24%) Service Management
8 5 (10.20%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (10.20%) MVC
8 5 (10.20%) OOP
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (10.20%) Release Management
9 4 (8.16%) BDD
9 4 (8.16%) CRM
9 4 (8.16%) ITIL
9 4 (8.16%) Project Management
9 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.16%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) C#
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.16%) MCSE
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.12%) Postgraduate
5 2 (4.08%) RHCE
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.24%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle
4 9 (18.37%) Cisco
5 3 (6.12%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (6.12%) Fortinet
5 3 (6.12%) Veeam
6 2 (4.08%) Google
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix
7 1 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) Splunk
7 1 (2.04%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bipsync UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum with stock options, company pension
Posted: 8 hours ago