The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 64 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% 3.26% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.55% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
SaaS
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Cloud Services Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
22 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.55% 4.89% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 1
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SaaS
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Watford region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Watford

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (52.63%) PaaS
2 10 (52.63%) IaaS
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) Migration
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) LAMP
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 5 (26.32%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) RESTful
7 5 (26.32%) OpenStack
7 5 (26.32%) CMDB
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (26.32%) vSphere
7 5 (26.32%) Puppet
7 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (26.32%) Google Apps
7 5 (26.32%) Terremark
7 5 (26.32%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) DevOps
7 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (26.32%) Use Case
7 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (26.32%) OpenStack
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) WorkSite
4 1 (5.26%) Lync
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) RiskWrite
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (52.63%) PaaS
1 10 (52.63%) IaaS
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (26.32%) Google Apps
3 5 (26.32%) Terremark
4 1 (5.26%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) JBehave
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (5.26%) CRM Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) LAMP
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) COM
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) CMDB
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Blog
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) UML
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Use Case
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Document Management
4 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Practice Management
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) vCloud
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Google
2 5 (26.32%) Rackspace
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Thunderhead
4 2 (10.53%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (5.26%) Nintex
5 1 (5.26%) Kofax
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
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