The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 145 138
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 111 104 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.09% 1.98% 1.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.55% 19.37% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 101 83 88
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £63,250
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 the South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 819 537 417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.46% 10.25% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 697 450 338
Median salary £46,000 £40,127 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.63% -15.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

SaaS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SaaS in the South West

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in the South West

SaaS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bristol -19 28 £51,750 +8.94% 4
Somerset +16 24 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Gloucestershire -8 24 £45,000 -21.73% 7
Devon +14 18 £47,500 -26.92% 3
Dorset -2 6 £35,250 -17.05% 4
Wiltshire -4 4 £35,000 +45.83% 4
Cornwall - 1 - -
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 136 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (36.23%) Java
3 92 (34.72%) MVC
4 90 (33.96%) Scrum
5 81 (30.57%) Linux
6 74 (27.92%) REST
7 73 (27.55%) SQL Server
8 72 (27.17%) Finance
9 68 (25.66%) JavaScript
10 65 (24.53%) TDD
10 65 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
11 64 (24.15%) Git (software)
12 63 (23.77%) JIRA
12 63 (23.77%) Telecoms
12 63 (23.77%) Hibernate
13 61 (23.02%) CSS
13 61 (23.02%) Marketing
14 60 (22.64%) HTML
15 57 (21.51%) JSON
16 56 (21.13%) JPA
16 56 (21.13%) Manufacturing
17 55 (20.75%) Programme Management
17 55 (20.75%) MongoDB
18 54 (20.38%) Spring
18 54 (20.38%) C#
18 54 (20.38%) SAP
18 54 (20.38%) Web Services
19 53 (20.00%) JUnit
20 52 (19.62%) SQL
20 52 (19.62%) Business Intelligence

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 46 (17.36%) Tomcat
2 42 (15.85%) Mule
2 42 (15.85%) Mule ESB
3 37 (13.96%) JBoss
4 22 (8.30%) Confluence
5 16 (6.04%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (3.77%) Apache
7 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.51%) Jetty
8 4 (1.51%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.13%) IIS
10 2 (0.75%) CMS
11 1 (0.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.75%) HipChat
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 50 (18.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.89%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 65 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (14.34%) IaaS
2 38 (14.34%) PaaS
3 31 (11.70%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (4.15%) Office 365
6 5 (1.89%) Slack
7 4 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.75%) GitHub
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.66%) SSL
2 8 (3.02%) LAN
3 7 (2.64%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (2.64%) VPN
4 6 (2.26%) HTTP
4 6 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (1.89%) Firewall
6 4 (1.51%) Internet
6 4 (1.51%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.13%) DNS
7 3 (1.13%) Extranet
8 2 (0.75%) DHCP
8 2 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.75%) WAN
8 2 (0.75%) Wireless
9 1 (0.38%) 802.11
9 1 (0.38%) ADSL
9 1 (0.38%) Broadband
9 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 55 (20.75%) MongoDB
3 39 (14.72%) NoSQL
4 32 (12.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 19 (7.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (5.66%) MySQL
7 9 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.26%) Big Data
8 6 (2.26%) CouchDB
8 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.75%) Infinispan
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.38%) Redis
12 1 (0.38%) Riak
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (24.15%) Git (software)
2 63 (23.77%) JIRA
3 53 (20.00%) JUnit
4 31 (11.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 31 (11.70%) IntelliJ
5 20 (7.55%) Selenium
6 17 (6.42%) Jenkins
7 16 (6.04%) Cucumber
8 15 (5.66%) Jasmine
9 10 (3.77%) Bitbucket
9 10 (3.77%) Protractor
10 9 (3.40%) Mercurial
11 8 (3.02%) Capybara
11 8 (3.02%) SpecFlow
11 8 (3.02%) Subversion
11 8 (3.02%) WATIR
11 8 (3.02%) WebDriver
12 7 (2.64%) NUnit
12 7 (2.64%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (27.17%) Finance
2 63 (23.77%) Telecoms
3 61 (23.02%) Marketing
4 56 (21.13%) Manufacturing
5 50 (18.87%) Electronics
6 45 (16.98%) Retail
7 7 (2.64%) Banking
8 3 (1.13%) Law
8 3 (1.13%) Local Government
9 2 (0.75%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (35.47%) Developer
2 44 (16.60%) Java Developer
3 25 (9.43%) .NET Developer
3 25 (9.43%) Architect
4 22 (8.30%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.55%) Administrator
5 20 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 19 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (6.79%) Analyst
7 18 (6.79%) Software Engineer
8 17 (6.42%) DBA
8 17 (6.42%) SQL DBA
9 16 (6.04%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.66%) Java Engineer
10 15 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (5.66%) SQL Server DBA
11 12 (4.53%) Team Leader
12 11 (4.15%) Development Team Leader
12 11 (4.15%) Software Development Team Leader
12 11 (4.15%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (27.92%) REST
2 63 (23.77%) Hibernate
3 61 (23.02%) CSS
4 60 (22.64%) HTML
5 57 (21.51%) JSON
6 56 (21.13%) JPA
7 54 (20.38%) Spring
7 54 (20.38%) Web Services
8 49 (18.49%) XML
9 47 (17.74%) SOAP
10 45 (16.98%) .NET
11 43 (16.23%) Spring Integration
12 42 (15.85%) Apache Camel
12 42 (15.85%) Spring MVC
13 34 (12.83%) AngularJS
14 28 (10.57%) ASP.NET
15 21 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (7.92%) J2EE
15 21 (7.92%) jQuery
16 19 (7.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (4.53%) User Experience
4 9 (3.40%) Public Cloud
5 8 (3.02%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.02%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.64%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (2.64%) Social Media
6 7 (2.64%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.75%) iPhone
11 1 (0.38%) Clustering
11 1 (0.38%) CMDB
11 1 (0.38%) Kindle
11 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 81 (30.57%) Linux
2 17 (6.42%) Windows
3 12 (4.53%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.64%) Unix
5 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.75%) Android
6 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (34.72%) MVC
3 90 (33.96%) Scrum
4 65 (24.53%) TDD
5 55 (20.75%) Programme Management
6 52 (19.62%) BDD
6 52 (19.62%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (19.62%) Kanban
7 50 (18.87%) Digital Marketing
8 49 (18.49%) Integration Testing
9 44 (16.60%) OO
10 39 (14.72%) E-Commerce
11 32 (12.08%) Software Engineering
12 22 (8.30%) Front End Development
13 20 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (7.55%) DevOps
13 20 (7.55%) SDLC
14 19 (7.17%) Customer Requirements
14 19 (7.17%) High Availability
14 19 (7.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (36.23%) Java
2 68 (25.66%) JavaScript
3 54 (20.38%) C#
4 52 (19.62%) SQL
5 24 (9.06%) T-SQL
6 22 (8.30%) PHP
7 21 (7.92%) PowerShell
8 16 (6.04%) Python
9 14 (5.28%) Ruby
10 4 (1.51%) Perl
11 3 (1.13%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.75%) C
13 1 (0.38%) C++
13 1 (0.38%) Erlang
13 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (10.19%) Degree
2 10 (3.77%) ISEB
3 9 (3.40%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.26%) CCIE
5 6 (2.26%) CCNP
6 5 (1.89%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.13%) CCNA
8 3 (1.13%) MCSE
8 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.13%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.75%) CCA
9 2 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.75%) RHCE
9 2 (0.75%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.38%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.79%) ISO 14001
1 18 (6.79%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.64%) QA
3 4 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (6.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.75%) Gluster
3 2 (0.75%) iptables
3 2 (0.75%) KVM
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.75%) XenApp
3 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.38%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) LXC
4 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Check_MK
1 2 (0.75%) Grafana
1 2 (0.75%) Graylog
1 2 (0.75%) HAProxy
1 2 (0.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (0.75%) Kibana
1 2 (0.75%) Nagios
1 2 (0.75%) Perfmon
1 2 (0.75%) Pingdom
1 2 (0.75%) Puppet
1 2 (0.75%) SCOM
2 1 (0.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (20.38%) SAP
2 42 (15.85%) Apple
3 34 (12.83%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.42%) Atlassian
5 15 (5.66%) Cisco
6 14 (5.28%) VMware
7 11 (4.15%) Oracle
8 9 (3.40%) Dell
9 6 (2.26%) Citrix
9 6 (2.26%) New Relic
9 6 (2.26%) RedGate
10 5 (1.89%) Google
10 5 (1.89%) HP
10 5 (1.89%) Infoblox
10 5 (1.89%) Juniper
10 5 (1.89%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.89%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (1.13%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.75%) PagerDuty
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath, Avon
Bath Spa University
Salary: From £32,004 to £36,001 per annum (grade 7)
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
SThree
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago