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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 79 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 25 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.89% 0.50% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.49% 10.87% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 0
Average salary £33,125 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
82 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.19% 4.57% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £28,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +2 22 £32,500 -7.14% 2
West Wales +14 3 £36,000 -4.00%
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 20 (42.55%) Finance
3 17 (36.17%) Firewall
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 15 (31.91%) HTTP
5 13 (27.66%) HTML
6 12 (25.53%) Perl
7 11 (23.40%) CSS
8 10 (21.28%) SQL
8 10 (21.28%) HTML5
8 10 (21.28%) Node.js
9 9 (19.15%) XML
9 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
9 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.15%) Welsh Language
10 8 (17.02%) C#
10 8 (17.02%) Python
10 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
10 8 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (14.89%) Puppet
11 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
11 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (14.89%) PHP
11 7 (14.89%) .NET
11 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.89%) CentOS
11 7 (14.89%) VMware
11 7 (14.89%) Ruby

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 10 (21.28%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) PaaS
2 5 (10.64%) GitHub
2 5 (10.64%) IaaS
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) HTTP
3 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (10.64%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (10.64%) SSL
5 5 (10.64%) tcpdump
6 3 (6.38%) LAN
6 3 (6.38%) WAN
6 3 (6.38%) VPN
6 3 (6.38%) DNS
6 3 (6.38%) VLAN
6 3 (6.38%) VPLS
6 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.26%) Network Security
7 2 (4.26%) Internet
8 1 (2.13%) LDAP
8 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) SQLite
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) RSpec
1 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.38%) Subversion
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Moq
3 2 (4.26%) NUnit
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
3 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) UI Developer
4 5 (10.64%) UI Programmer
5 4 (8.51%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Senior UI Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) CSS
3 10 (21.28%) HTML5
4 9 (19.15%) XML
5 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
5 8 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (14.89%) .NET
6 7 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (12.77%) jQuery
8 5 (10.64%) JSON
8 5 (10.64%) Ember.js
8 5 (10.64%) CSS3
8 5 (10.64%) Web Services
9 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.26%) XHTML
10 2 (4.26%) Ajax
10 2 (4.26%) NHibernate
10 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.26%) Autofac
10 2 (4.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) User Experience
2 4 (8.51%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.26%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) CentOS
3 5 (10.64%) UNIX
3 5 (10.64%) Windows
4 4 (8.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.77%) DevOps
4 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
4 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.64%) OWASP
4 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 5 (10.64%) SOA
4 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.51%) TDD
5 4 (8.51%) MVC
5 4 (8.51%) Product Management
5 4 (8.51%) Time Management
5 4 (8.51%) Web Development
6 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) Perl
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 8 (17.02%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) C#
5 7 (14.89%) PHP
5 7 (14.89%) Ruby
6 5 (10.64%) TypeScript
7 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.38%) ECMAScript
9 2 (4.26%) C++
9 2 (4.26%) Java
9 2 (4.26%) C
9 2 (4.26%) Erlang
10 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) VCP4
2 2 (4.26%) CISSP
2 2 (4.26%) CEH
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) GCIA
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) COBIT
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Nmap
3 2 (4.26%) Snort
4 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) XenServer
4 1 (2.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
1 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.51%) Nessus
3 3 (6.38%) Nagios
4 1 (2.13%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) VMware
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) Twitter
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