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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
UK / Wales
Rank 72 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 30 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.76% 2.08% 2.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 20.29% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 24
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £33,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,750 £48,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
180 138 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.57% 10.24% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 153 136 90
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +16 16 £34,750 -0.71%
Mid Wales - 8 £42,000 -
West Wales -17 6 £52,500 +75.00%
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 20 (42.55%) IaaS
2 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) PaaS
4 15 (31.91%) VMware
5 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
5 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (27.66%) C#
6 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
7 12 (25.53%) OO
7 12 (25.53%) .NET
8 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (23.40%) Degree
9 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) Windows
9 10 (21.28%) Linux
10 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
10 9 (19.15%) Cisco
10 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
11 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle
11 8 (17.02%) TDD
12 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
12 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
12 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (14.89%) LAMP
12 7 (14.89%) Web Services
12 7 (14.89%) Unix
13 6 (12.77%) XML

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 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (12.77%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.64%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (4.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) IaaS
2 16 (34.04%) PaaS
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (8.51%) Office 365
5 2 (4.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) LAN
3 3 (6.38%) VLAN
3 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.26%) HTTP
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) VoIP
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.51%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
1 6 (12.77%) Moq
1 6 (12.77%) NUnit
2 5 (10.64%) JUnit
2 5 (10.64%) NetBeans
3 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.51%) Finance
4 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Local Government
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
2 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.64%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Service Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) LAMP
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (12.77%) Autofac
3 6 (12.77%) CSS
3 6 (12.77%) jQuery
3 6 (12.77%) NHibernate
3 6 (12.77%) XML
4 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
4 5 (10.64%) HTML
4 5 (10.64%) HTML5
4 5 (10.64%) J2EE
4 5 (10.64%) JSON
4 5 (10.64%) REST
4 5 (10.64%) SOAP
4 5 (10.64%) Spring
5 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.51%) Ajax
5 4 (8.51%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.38%) Fintech
3 3 (6.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) OO
3 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
3 8 (17.02%) TDD
4 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
4 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (12.77%) MVC
5 6 (12.77%) Release Management
5 6 (12.77%) Software Architecture
6 5 (10.64%) OOP
6 5 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (10.64%) System Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) CRM
7 4 (8.51%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (8.51%) Product Management
7 4 (8.51%) Web Development
8 3 (6.38%) Business Development
8 3 (6.38%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C#
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.51%) MCSE
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) CCIE
4 3 (6.38%) CCNP
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.26%) RHCE
6 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.77%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) VMware
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle
5 3 (6.38%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (6.38%) Fortinet
5 3 (6.38%) Infoblox
5 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.38%) Veeam
6 2 (4.26%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Splunk
7 1 (2.13%) Zend