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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 37 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.57% 3.05% 1.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.56% 21.05% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Median salary £34,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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
18 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.23% 14.50% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 14
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -18.94%
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 10 December 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Vision
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) iSeries
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) AS400
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) RPG
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) XML Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) AS400
2 2 (28.57%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Vision
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) RPG
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com