The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 59 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.60% 1.61% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.62% 18.03% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Median salary £52,500 £33,939 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.68% -23.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £21,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £41,500 £53,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 65 61 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 13.00% 8.92% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 27
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing SaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Cardiff

SaaS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Cardiff

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 2 (22.22%) Fintech
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle