The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 72 70
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 11 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.52% 1.67% 2.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.68% 15.70% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 22
Median salary £32,913 £30,000 £31,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.70% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £21,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £54,000 £52,900
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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 103 121 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 14.21% 10.65% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 97 113 87
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £23,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

SaaS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for SaaS in South Wales

SaaS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in South Wales

SaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Newport +14 4 £31,825 -46.95%
Cardiff +7 3 £52,500 +54.68%
Torfaen +5 2 £41,500 +76.59%
Bridgend - 2 £36,250 -
SaaS
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 12 (52.17%) IaaS
2 11 (47.83%) PaaS
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) Unix
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) VMware
6 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
8 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
8 5 (21.74%) Release Management
8 5 (21.74%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
8 5 (21.74%) Apache
9 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
9 4 (17.39%) JBoss
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 4 (17.39%) Office 365
9 4 (17.39%) Docker
10 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
10 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
10 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
10 3 (13.04%) Line Management

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (21.74%) Apache
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) nginx
3 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) IaaS
2 11 (47.83%) PaaS
3 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (17.39%) Office 365
5 3 (13.04%) G Suite
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) Ingres
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (8.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Operations
3 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Head of DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Head of IT Operations
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) COM+
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Unix
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
4 3 (13.04%) OpenBSD
4 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (21.74%) Release Management
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Line Management
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) Docker
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Ansible
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) Terraform
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.35%) Actian
5 1 (4.35%) Borland
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk
Penarth, South Glamorgan
OpenGenius
Salary: From £22,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago