Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 45 26
Rank change year-on-year +26 -19 -9
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 19 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 9.64% 3.16% 8.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.85% 11.54% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 12
Swansea median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +75.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £35,575 £48,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,500 £41,750
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% +75.00% -33.33%

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 Swansea with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 53 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 26.90% 27.37% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 50 51 15
Swansea median annual salary £49,039 £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.74% +30.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £34,900 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £56,250 £42,950
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £39,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +25.74% +30.00% -33.33%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Swansea

SaaS
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Swansea

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Swansea over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swansea region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 15 (78.95%) Scrum
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (31.58%) JIRA
5 6 (31.58%) WCF
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Ajax
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) Wireframes
7 4 (21.05%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) logstash
8 3 (15.79%) Splunk
8 3 (15.79%) Graylog
8 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 3 (15.79%) Perl
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Python
8 3 (15.79%) Ruby
8 3 (15.79%) CentOS
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 2 (10.53%) Snort
9 2 (10.53%) Finance

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) TestRail
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.26%) Product Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) WCF
4 5 (26.32%) Ajax
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) NHibernate
5 2 (10.53%) React
5 2 (10.53%) RequireJS
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.26%) Durandal
6 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) CentOS
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Scrum
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) Wireframes
5 4 (21.05%) User Stories
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.26%) Microservices
8 1 (5.26%) MVVM
8 1 (5.26%) SOLID
8 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Snort
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Graylog
1 3 (15.79%) logstash
2 2 (10.53%) HAProxy
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Salt
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Splunk
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) SaltStack