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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Wales / West Wales
Rank 30 16 12
Rank change year-on-year -14 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 2.46% 14.86% 7.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.71% 91.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 1
Median salary £52,500 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 28 12 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 22.95% 16.22% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 1
Median salary £38,750 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.16% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 March 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 -14 3 £52,500 +75.00%
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (100.00%) Autofac
1 6 (100.00%) Moq
1 6 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) Product Management
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XHTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET

SaaS
Top Related 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 6 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Moq
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (100.00%) Autofac
1 6 (100.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (66.67%) XHTML
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Product Management
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript