The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 80 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 27 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.91% 2.02% 1.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.28% 27.27% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 17
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -34.51%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
116 99 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.23% 7.40% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 82 89 43
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Wales

SaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +1 25 £30,000 -18.91% 1
West Wales - 1 £36,000 -
North Wales - 1 - - 2
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 32 (58.18%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) UNIX
3 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.64%) HTTP
4 13 (23.64%) Firewall
5 12 (21.82%) Solaris
5 12 (21.82%) Perl
5 12 (21.82%) Oracle
5 12 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (20.00%) Node.js
6 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (18.18%) SQL
7 10 (18.18%) Python
7 10 (18.18%) Finance
8 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
8 9 (16.36%) Product Management
8 9 (16.36%) CentOS
8 9 (16.36%) Public Cloud
9 8 (14.55%) VoIP
9 8 (14.55%) SLA
10 7 (12.73%) Apache
10 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
11 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (10.91%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (10.91%) VMware
11 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
11 6 (10.91%) CSS
11 6 (10.91%) HTML
11 6 (10.91%) Java

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 11 (20.00%) Node.js
2 7 (12.73%) Apache
3 5 (9.09%) nginx
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.64%) GitHub
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.82%) PaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) HTTP
1 13 (23.64%) Firewall
2 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.55%) VoIP
4 6 (10.91%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (10.91%) tcpdump
5 3 (5.45%) SSL
5 3 (5.45%) VLAN
5 3 (5.45%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.64%) Network Security
7 1 (1.82%) DHCP
7 1 (1.82%) DNS
7 1 (1.82%) SAN
7 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) SQLite
3 2 (3.64%) Voldemort
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.64%) Riak
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Moq
1 2 (3.64%) NUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.82%) Hudson
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Technical Support
2 13 (23.64%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Support Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Support Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Application Security Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Operations Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Network Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (10.91%) HTML
2 6 (10.91%) CSS
3 5 (9.09%) XML
3 5 (9.09%) jQuery
4 4 (7.27%) HTML5
4 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (7.27%) .NET
5 3 (5.45%) PCRE
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.64%) XHTML
6 2 (3.64%) Ajax
6 2 (3.64%) NHibernate
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.64%) JSON
6 2 (3.64%) Ember.js
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.64%) CSS3
6 2 (3.64%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Public Cloud
2 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.27%) Grid Computing
5 3 (5.45%) User Experience
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) UNIX
3 12 (21.82%) Solaris
4 9 (16.36%) CentOS
5 3 (5.45%) Windows
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Product Management
2 6 (10.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
2 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.91%) SDLC
3 5 (9.09%) ETL
3 5 (9.09%) ITIL
3 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.27%) Web Development
4 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.27%) Functional Programming
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.45%) OWASP
5 3 (5.45%) MVC
5 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.64%) Analytics
6 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.82%) Perl
3 10 (18.18%) SQL
3 10 (18.18%) Python
4 6 (10.91%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) C++
5 5 (9.09%) C
5 5 (9.09%) PHP
5 5 (9.09%) Erlang
5 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.27%) Lisp
6 4 (7.27%) Haskell
6 4 (7.27%) C#
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby
7 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.64%) SystemTap
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) CISSP
2 1 (1.82%) GCIA
2 1 (1.82%) CEH
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) COBIT
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Snort
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Graphite
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
2 1 (1.82%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Twitter
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe
3 2 (3.64%) Borland
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) RightScale
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Moneysupermarket
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Flintshire
MoneySuperMarket.com
Posted: 7 days ago