The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 62 65
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 15 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.16% 1.17% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.68% 16.28% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Median salary £34,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.92% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 155 43 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 22.33% 7.18% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 101 39 31
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,119 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

SaaS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Somerset

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Somerset over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Somerset

SaaS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +3 13 £34,750 -32.52% 2
SaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (46.67%) Linux
3 19 (42.22%) Java
4 15 (33.33%) J2EE
4 15 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 15 (33.33%) GWT
4 15 (33.33%) REST
5 14 (31.11%) Web Services
6 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (24.44%) ITIL
7 11 (24.44%) JBoss
7 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
8 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
8 10 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (22.22%) Restlet
8 10 (22.22%) JPA
8 10 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
9 9 (20.00%) CRM
9 9 (20.00%) ERP
9 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.78%) HTML
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
10 8 (17.78%) CSS
10 8 (17.78%) Cisco
10 8 (17.78%) Spring

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 12 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (24.44%) JBoss
2 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.33%) Apache
3 6 (13.33%) Confluence
4 5 (11.11%) Jetty
5 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (8.89%) IIS
5 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) IaaS
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (17.78%) PaaS
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) VPN
2 4 (8.89%) DHCP
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.22%) ADSL
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (17.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) Infinispan
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.44%) Hudson
3 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (8.89%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Electronics
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Java Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Developer
5 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (11.11%) Graduate
5 5 (11.11%) Graduate 1st Line Support
5 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.89%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (8.89%) Graduate 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Graduate Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Graduate Help Desk Support
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) GWT
1 15 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 15 (33.33%) J2EE
1 15 (33.33%) REST
2 14 (31.11%) Web Services
3 10 (22.22%) JPA
3 10 (22.22%) Restlet
4 8 (17.78%) CSS
4 8 (17.78%) HTML
4 8 (17.78%) RESTful
4 8 (17.78%) Spring
5 6 (13.33%) SOAP
6 5 (11.11%) XML
7 4 (8.89%) Middleware
8 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (4.44%) JSON
8 2 (4.44%) Kafka
8 2 (4.44%) LAMP
8 2 (4.44%) OAuth
8 2 (4.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (8.89%) Public Cloud
2 4 (8.89%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) ITIL
4 10 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 9 (20.00%) CRM
5 9 (20.00%) ERP
6 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
7 7 (15.56%) OO
7 7 (15.56%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) SDLC
7 7 (15.56%) Web Development
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.33%) DevOps
8 6 (13.33%) Identity Management
8 6 (13.33%) Line Management
8 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (11.11%) Time Management
10 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) Perl
3 7 (15.56%) PHP
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.44%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) CCNA
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) EMC Certification
2 4 (8.89%) MCSE
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) RHCE
3 2 (4.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (4.44%) Docker
3 2 (4.44%) Gluster
3 2 (4.44%) iptables
3 2 (4.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) AirWatch
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 2 (4.44%) Check_MK
2 2 (4.44%) Grafana
2 2 (4.44%) Graylog
2 2 (4.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.44%) Kibana
2 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.44%) Nagios
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) Pingdom
2 2 (4.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco
3 6 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 6 (13.33%) New Relic
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) EMC
4 4 (8.89%) IBM
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) RedGate
4 4 (8.89%) Software AG
5 3 (6.67%) SAP
6 2 (4.44%) Dell
6 2 (4.44%) Google
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Infobright
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) PagerDuty
6 2 (4.44%) Qualys
6 2 (4.44%) Splunk
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