Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 92 109
Rank change year-on-year +6 +17 +1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 16 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.45% 1.11% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.94% 9.60% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 13
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.58% +106.52% -40.65%
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £51,250 £61,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +46.67%

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

All Cloud Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 179 125 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 16.18% 11.60% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 168 122 83
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,350 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +16.00%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Dorset

SaaS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Dorset

SaaS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +23 11 £33,000 +1.54%
Poole -13 4 £25,000 -47.37%
Wimborne - 1 £32,500 -
SaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (43.75%) Handlebars
6 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (31.25%) DevOps
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (31.25%) MVC
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
9 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (25.00%) J2EE
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Java
9 4 (25.00%) JAXB
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services
9 4 (25.00%) XML

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) e-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) Handlebars
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
4 7 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (25.00%) JAXB
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) Flash
7 2 (12.50%) Nunjucks
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (12.50%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Android
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Android Development
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree