The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 93 114 92
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 29 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.49% 0.44% 1.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.29% 16.98% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 17
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
99 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.08% 2.62% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 89 49 28
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £24,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £105,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
West Midlands

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SaaS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Birmingham

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 20 (51.28%) HTML
1 20 (51.28%) CSS
2 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 18 (46.15%) Subversion
3 17 (43.59%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) .NET
5 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 10 (25.64%) JSP
5 10 (25.64%) HTML5
5 10 (25.64%) Open Source
5 10 (25.64%) CSS3
6 9 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
6 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (23.08%) PHP
6 9 (23.08%) Photoshop
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 9 (23.08%) Automotive
6 9 (23.08%) Web Development
7 8 (20.51%) Ubuntu
7 8 (20.51%) JSON
7 8 (20.51%) Symfony
7 8 (20.51%) Zend
7 8 (20.51%) OOD
7 8 (20.51%) MySQL
7 8 (20.51%) OOP
7 8 (20.51%) Apache
7 8 (20.51%) Ember.js
7 8 (20.51%) Underscore.js
7 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
7 8 (20.51%) Backbone.js

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) FileNet
3 1 (2.56%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) Big Data
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Hudson
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (23.08%) Automotive
2 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.82%) Front Office
4 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Web Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Consultant
4 8 (20.51%) Applications Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Web Applications Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Architect
6 5 (12.82%) Management Consultant
6 5 (12.82%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
6 5 (12.82%) Digital Architect
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate Web Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Web Applications Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) CSS
1 20 (51.28%) HTML
2 17 (43.59%) jQuery
3 12 (30.77%) .NET
4 10 (25.64%) JSP
4 10 (25.64%) HTML5
4 10 (25.64%) CSS3
5 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 8 (20.51%) REST
6 8 (20.51%) Backbone.js
6 8 (20.51%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (20.51%) Ember.js
6 8 (20.51%) Underscore.js
6 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
6 8 (20.51%) JSON
6 8 (20.51%) Symfony
7 2 (5.13%) J2EE
7 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Open Source
2 6 (15.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Ubuntu
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Web Development
1 9 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
1 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (20.51%) OOP
2 8 (20.51%) OOD
3 7 (17.95%) Analytics
4 6 (15.38%) Business Development
5 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.82%) ERP
5 5 (12.82%) Big Data Analytics
5 5 (12.82%) Business Transformation
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) PHP
4 3 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) Clojure
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Zend
2 2 (5.13%) Twitter
2 2 (5.13%) IBM
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe
3 1 (2.56%) CA
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) Primavera
3 1 (2.56%) Kofax
3 1 (2.56%) Yahoo!
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £70000.0000 per annum + OTE in excess of £160k
Posted: 20 days ago