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

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 23 13
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.97% 5.17% 1.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.37% 75.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -16.66%  
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 West Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 49 4 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 27.07% 6.90% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 46 4 3
Median salary £49,039 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.46% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,116 £27,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,242 £47,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Wales

SaaS
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for SaaS in West Wales

SaaS
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Wales 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
Swansea -6 9 £45,000 +50.00%
SaaS
Wales

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 West Wales region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) NUnit
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) XHTML
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) NHibernate
5 5 (41.67%) Web Development
5 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Product Management
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Moq
5 5 (41.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (41.67%) Autofac
5 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (41.67%) Mentoring

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) NUnit
2 5 (41.67%) Moq
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
1 5 (41.67%) Ajax
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (41.67%) Autofac
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) HTML5
1 5 (41.67%) jQuery
1 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (41.67%) NHibernate
1 5 (41.67%) XHTML
1 5 (41.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) Product Management
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) CRUD
4 2 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) SaltStack
1 1 (8.33%) VMware