The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 52 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 -22  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.04% 3.51% 6.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.79% 27.45% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 21
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  
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 Cheltenham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 76 51 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 31.93% 12.78% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66 47 30
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

SaaS
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Cheltenham

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
2 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
2 15 (68.18%) Manufacturing
2 15 (68.18%) Retail
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) JUnit
3 14 (63.64%) SOAP
3 14 (63.64%) Web Services
3 14 (63.64%) XML
3 14 (63.64%) JBoss
3 14 (63.64%) Tomcat
3 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 14 (63.64%) IntelliJ
3 14 (63.64%) Apple
3 14 (63.64%) Spring
3 14 (63.64%) JSON
3 14 (63.64%) JIRA
3 14 (63.64%) Spring MVC
3 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 14 (63.64%) MVC
3 14 (63.64%) Programme Management
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 14 (63.64%) Hibernate
3 14 (63.64%) Integration Testing
3 14 (63.64%) Kanban
3 14 (63.64%) Mule
3 14 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 14 (63.64%) JBoss
1 14 (63.64%) Mule
1 14 (63.64%) Mule ESB
1 14 (63.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (59.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 14 (63.64%) MongoDB
1 14 (63.64%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 14 (63.64%) IntelliJ
1 14 (63.64%) JIRA
1 14 (63.64%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Gatling
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 15 (68.18%) Manufacturing
1 15 (68.18%) Retail
1 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 13 (59.09%) Electronics
3 13 (59.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (4.55%) SaaS Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SaaS Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Apache Camel
1 14 (63.64%) Hibernate
1 14 (63.64%) JPA
1 14 (63.64%) JSON
1 14 (63.64%) REST
1 14 (63.64%) SOAP
1 14 (63.64%) Spring
1 14 (63.64%) Spring Integration
1 14 (63.64%) Spring MVC
1 14 (63.64%) Web Services
1 14 (63.64%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) Django
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 14 (63.64%) BDD
3 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 14 (63.64%) Integration Testing
3 14 (63.64%) Kanban
3 14 (63.64%) MVC
3 14 (63.64%) Programme Management
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
4 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (59.09%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) OOP
7 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Workflow
8 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Apple
2 13 (59.09%) SAP