The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 32 55
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 68 111 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.20% 6.28% 4.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.18% 36.27% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 107 78
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £85,000
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 Reading with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 233 306 287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.83% 17.32% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 206 283 186
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SaaS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Reading

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for SaaS in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 94 (54.02%) Linux
2 87 (50.00%) Python
3 76 (43.68%) Bash Shell
4 71 (40.80%) Perl
5 61 (35.06%) Java
6 59 (33.91%) Finance
7 56 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
8 55 (31.61%) SQL
9 49 (28.16%) Puppet
9 49 (28.16%) DevOps
10 46 (26.44%) Opscode Chef
11 40 (22.99%) Ansible
12 39 (22.41%) Oracle
12 39 (22.41%) Git (software)
13 38 (21.84%) MySQL
14 35 (20.11%) JavaScript
14 35 (20.11%) Red Hat
14 35 (20.11%) Banking
15 34 (19.54%) Unix
16 32 (18.39%) CSS
16 32 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 32 (18.39%) Degree
17 31 (17.82%) C#
18 30 (17.24%) SQL Server
19 27 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (15.52%) Spring
20 26 (14.94%) Ant
20 26 (14.94%) HTML
21 24 (13.79%) Salt

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (7.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (5.75%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (5.17%) Drupal
4 7 (4.02%) Apache
4 7 (4.02%) CMS
5 5 (2.87%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.30%) IIS
7 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) JBoss
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.87%) Eloqua
1 5 (2.87%) NetSuite
2 4 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 56 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.17%) Force.com
3 8 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.02%) IaaS
4 7 (4.02%) Office 365
5 6 (3.45%) GitHub
5 6 (3.45%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 5 (2.87%) PaaS
7 4 (2.30%) Responsys
7 4 (2.30%) Taleo
8 3 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.57%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.20%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.47%) DNS
3 12 (6.90%) DHCP
4 11 (6.32%) Firewall
5 7 (4.02%) Internet
5 7 (4.02%) LAN
5 7 (4.02%) WAN
6 3 (1.72%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.72%) VoIP
7 2 (1.15%) HTTP
7 2 (1.15%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.15%) PBX
7 2 (1.15%) SNMP
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.57%) LDAP
8 1 (0.57%) NAS
8 1 (0.57%) SAN
8 1 (0.57%) SSL
8 1 (0.57%) VPN
8 1 (0.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.84%) MySQL
2 30 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 21 (12.07%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.47%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.75%) Redis
6 8 (4.60%) SQLite
7 6 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.87%) Big Data
8 5 (2.87%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.15%) InfluxDB
10 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.94%) Ant
3 24 (13.79%) Maven
4 19 (10.92%) Subversion
5 13 (7.47%) Apache Ivy
5 13 (7.47%) Gradle
6 7 (4.02%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 59 (33.91%) Finance
2 35 (20.11%) Banking
3 10 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.30%) Marketing
5 3 (1.72%) Retail
6 2 (1.15%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (22.41%) Linux Engineer
2 30 (17.24%) Developer
3 26 (14.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (14.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 26 (14.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 23 (13.22%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (9.77%) Release Engineer
6 15 (8.62%) Java Developer
7 13 (7.47%) Software Developer
7 13 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (6.90%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.32%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.32%) Senior Manager
10 10 (5.75%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.75%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (5.17%) Administrator
11 9 (5.17%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.39%) CSS
2 27 (15.52%) Spring
3 26 (14.94%) HTML
4 22 (12.64%) jQuery
5 20 (11.49%) AngularJS
6 19 (10.92%) Ajax
7 18 (10.34%) .NET
8 15 (8.62%) Web Services
9 11 (6.32%) XML
10 10 (5.75%) .NET Framework
10 10 (5.75%) Backbone.js
10 10 (5.75%) SOAP
10 10 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (5.75%) Visualforce
11 9 (5.17%) LAMP
11 9 (5.17%) React
12 7 (4.02%) Ember.js
12 7 (4.02%) Node.js
13 6 (3.45%) ASP.NET
13 6 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) Fintech
2 18 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.05%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.72%) Social Media
9 2 (1.15%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.15%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.15%) e-Health
9 2 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.57%) EPoS
10 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 94 (54.02%) Linux
2 34 (19.54%) Unix
3 32 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (10.34%) CentOS
5 14 (8.05%) Windows
6 10 (5.75%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.02%) Solaris
8 5 (2.87%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.57%) AIX
10 1 (0.57%) Android
10 1 (0.57%) HPUX
10 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.16%) DevOps
2 32 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (12.07%) Continuous Delivery
4 21 (12.07%) Software Engineering
5 20 (11.49%) Build Automation
5 20 (11.49%) Release Management
6 19 (10.92%) Web Application Development
7 18 (10.34%) Scrum
8 17 (9.77%) Performance Management
9 16 (9.20%) Load Balancing
10 13 (7.47%) Dependency Management
10 13 (7.47%) ITIL
10 13 (7.47%) Project Management
10 13 (7.47%) SOA
11 10 (5.75%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.17%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.17%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.17%) Web Development
13 8 (4.60%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 87 (50.00%) Python
2 76 (43.68%) Bash Shell
3 71 (40.80%) Perl
4 61 (35.06%) Java
5 55 (31.61%) SQL
6 35 (20.11%) JavaScript
7 31 (17.82%) C#
8 24 (13.79%) PHP
9 17 (9.77%) C++
10 15 (8.62%) C
11 13 (7.47%) Tcl
12 10 (5.75%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.15%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (18.39%) Degree
2 12 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.57%) CCNA
6 1 (0.57%) CCNP
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.47%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.75%) Docker
2 10 (5.75%) KVM
3 8 (4.60%) VirtualBox
3 8 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.45%) XenServer
5 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (28.16%) Puppet
2 46 (26.44%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (22.99%) Ansible
4 24 (13.79%) Salt
5 12 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.30%) Graphite
7 2 (1.15%) Riemann
7 2 (1.15%) SCCM
7 2 (1.15%) SCOM
8 1 (0.57%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 39 (22.41%) Oracle
2 35 (20.11%) Red Hat
3 19 (10.92%) Sun
3 19 (10.92%) VMware
4 15 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (5.17%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.60%) Rackspace
7 7 (4.02%) Splunk
8 6 (3.45%) AppDynamics
8 6 (3.45%) Dynatrace
8 6 (3.45%) New Relic
8 6 (3.45%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.87%) Sage
9 5 (2.87%) Zoho
10 3 (1.72%) Cisco
11 2 (1.15%) Avaya
11 2 (1.15%) BMC
11 2 (1.15%) HP
11 2 (1.15%) PlateSpin
11 2 (1.15%) Riverbed
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + uncapped commission structure
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £120000 - £180000 per annum + EQUITY WORTH £1MILLION
Posted: 19 days ago