The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 39 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.12% 4.53% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.63% 26.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 1
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
SaaS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Cloud Services Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 50 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.92% 17.42% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 50 9
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SaaS
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Bedford

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
1 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) SAS 70
2 1 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) iSeries
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) SAS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (11.11%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C# Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SAS 70
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com