The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 80 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 21 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.11% 1.63% 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.21% 14.69% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 23
Median salary £44,000 £30,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £21,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £52,300
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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 159 143 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.00% 11.09% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 148 125 99
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,567 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,242 £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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

SaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Wales

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Wales

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

Salary histogram for SaaS in Wales

SaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
South Wales +11 11 £32,913 +9.70% 1
West Wales -8 9 £45,000 +50.00%
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
SaaS
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 19 (41.30%) IaaS
2 18 (39.13%) PaaS
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Windows
5 12 (26.09%) Linux
6 10 (21.74%) SQL
6 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 9 (19.57%) Unix
7 9 (19.57%) C#
7 9 (19.57%) VMware
7 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (19.57%) Degree
8 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (17.39%) Finance
8 8 (17.39%) .NET
8 8 (17.39%) OO
8 8 (17.39%) Python
8 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
9 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
9 7 (15.22%) XML
9 7 (15.22%) CSS
9 7 (15.22%) Oracle
9 7 (15.22%) NUnit
9 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
9 7 (15.22%) Web Development
9 7 (15.22%) jQuery
9 7 (15.22%) DevOps

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 5 (10.87%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (8.70%) JBoss
3 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) nginx
4 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) IaaS
2 18 (39.13%) PaaS
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (13.04%) Office 365
6 3 (6.52%) G Suite
7 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) SAN
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.17%) Ingres
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) NUnit
2 5 (10.87%) Moq
3 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Service Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Network Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Network Services Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Operations
6 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) CSS
2 7 (15.22%) jQuery
2 7 (15.22%) XML
3 6 (13.04%) Web Services
4 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.87%) Ajax
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (10.87%) Autofac
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) HTML5
4 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (10.87%) NHibernate
4 5 (10.87%) XHTML
5 1 (2.17%) COM+
5 1 (2.17%) J2EE
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.87%) Private Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) Fintech
3 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Unix
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.52%) Mac OS
5 3 (6.52%) OpenBSD
5 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) OO
3 7 (15.22%) DevOps
3 7 (15.22%) Web Development
4 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.87%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.87%) MVC
5 5 (10.87%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.87%) Product Management
5 5 (10.87%) Release Management
5 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) Software Deployment
5 5 (10.87%) Statistics
5 5 (10.87%) TDD
5 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.70%) Security Management
7 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.35%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) CCIE
2 5 (10.87%) CCNP
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PMP
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) Docker
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
1 3 (6.52%) Terraform
2 2 (4.35%) HAProxy
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle
4 5 (10.87%) Infoblox
4 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) Google
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.17%) Actian
6 1 (2.17%) Borland
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.17%) Splunk
Penarth, South Glamorgan
OpenGenius
Salary: From £22,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago