Period
to 22 September 2018

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 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 48 41
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 -20
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 2.99% 3.81% 1.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.00% 12.61% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 3
West Wales median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% +50.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £28,775 £38,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,875 £56,250 £32,500
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £33,939
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.86% +18.05%

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 West Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 80 119 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 29.85% 30.20% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 67 111 4
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £49,039 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +63.46% -16.67%
10th Percentile £26,749 £32,679 £23,475
90th Percentile £56,001 £57,946 £32,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

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
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in West Wales over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +13 8 £38,750 -13.89%
SaaS
Wales

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

1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Velocity
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) Vue.js
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) SMS

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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Product Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
2 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) React
1 2 (25.00%) Sass
1 2 (25.00%) Velocity
1 2 (25.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CA
1 2 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) VMware