The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 0.84% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
SaaS
Wales

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

Cloud Services Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.13% 10.08% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 3
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

SaaS
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

SaaS Salary Trend in West Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) RSpec
2 4 (50.00%) PaaS
2 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (50.00%) IaaS
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) NUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) PaaS
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) RSpec
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Autofac
3 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef