The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 97 121 99
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 49 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.09% 0.41% 1.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.56% 5.56% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 29
Median salary £61,250 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £53,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
SaaS
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
279 144 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.91% 7.29% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 184 105 140
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 43 (55.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 43 (55.84%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (53.25%) PaaS
3 39 (50.65%) IaaS
4 37 (48.05%) SDLC
5 34 (44.16%) Data Centre
6 33 (42.86%) VMware
7 32 (41.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (37.66%) SCVMM
8 29 (37.66%) Public Cloud
8 29 (37.66%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (37.66%) Virtual Machines
9 28 (36.36%) vRealize
10 24 (31.17%) .NET
11 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
11 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
12 22 (28.57%) Degree
13 21 (27.27%) Finance
14 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (24.68%) PHP
15 19 (24.68%) Java
16 18 (23.38%) Line Management
17 17 (22.08%) Computer Science
17 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
18 16 (20.78%) C#
18 16 (20.78%) Software Testing
19 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
19 14 (18.18%) Scrum
19 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
19 14 (18.18%) Spring

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (7.79%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.90%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Sentinel
2 5 (6.49%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (55.84%) Amazon AWS
1 43 (55.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (53.25%) PaaS
3 39 (50.65%) IaaS
4 29 (37.66%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (11.69%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) Extranet
3 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) IPsec
3 1 (1.30%) Network Security
3 1 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.79%) Neo4j
2 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.49%) MySQL
3 5 (6.49%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 11 (14.29%) Maven
2 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.79%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.49%) Ant
3 5 (6.49%) Gradle
3 5 (6.49%) JUnit
4 3 (3.90%) DbUnit
4 3 (3.90%) HttpUnit
4 3 (3.90%) XMLUnit
5 2 (2.60%) gulp
5 2 (2.60%) Subversion
5 2 (2.60%) webpack
6 1 (1.30%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Retail
3 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.79%) Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Marketing
5 3 (3.90%) Legal
6 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) Automation Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) VMware Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Architect
6 7 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.79%) AWS Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Integration Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Java Applications Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Applications Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Applications Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Azure Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Chief Technology Officer
8 4 (5.19%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) .NET
2 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
3 14 (18.18%) Spring
4 13 (16.88%) XML
5 9 (11.69%) Spring MVC
6 7 (9.09%) CSS
7 6 (7.79%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (7.79%) Apache Camel
7 6 (7.79%) ELK Stack
7 6 (7.79%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (7.79%) Sensu
8 5 (6.49%) EDI
8 5 (6.49%) Ember.js
8 5 (6.49%) HTML
8 5 (6.49%) jQuery
9 4 (5.19%) JSP
9 4 (5.19%) Web Services
10 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.90%) Spring Boot
10 3 (3.90%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.16%) Data Centre
2 29 (37.66%) Public Cloud
3 17 (22.08%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.49%) Blockchain
4 5 (6.49%) Cryptography
4 5 (6.49%) Fintech
5 4 (5.19%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.90%) User Experience
7 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.60%) Social Media
8 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) CentOS
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) SDLC
2 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
3 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.38%) Line Management
5 16 (20.78%) Software Testing
6 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (18.18%) Scrum
6 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 12 (15.58%) Presales
7 12 (15.58%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (15.58%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (15.58%) TOGAF
7 12 (15.58%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (11.69%) DevOps
8 9 (11.69%) MVC
8 9 (11.69%) Open Source
8 9 (11.69%) Project Management
8 9 (11.69%) Service Management
9 8 (10.39%) Use Case
10 7 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.68%) Java
2 19 (24.68%) PHP
3 16 (20.78%) C#
4 6 (7.79%) Clojure
4 6 (7.79%) Groovy
4 6 (7.79%) Ruby
4 6 (7.79%) Scala
5 5 (6.49%) SQL
6 4 (5.19%) C
6 4 (5.19%) C++
6 4 (5.19%) Python
7 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) ES6
8 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.60%) VBA
9 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) ISEB
3 3 (3.90%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) CCNA
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.30%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (41.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (37.66%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (37.66%) SCVMM
2 28 (36.36%) vRealize
3 12 (15.58%) SCOrch
4 9 (11.69%) Puppet
4 9 (11.69%) Terraform
5 6 (7.79%) Grafana
5 6 (7.79%) Graphite
5 6 (7.79%) Packer
5 6 (7.79%) Uchiwa
6 4 (5.19%) SCCM
7 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) VMware
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.79%) Atlassian
3 6 (7.79%) Google
3 6 (7.79%) MuleSoft
3 6 (7.79%) SAP
3 6 (7.79%) ServiceNow
3 6 (7.79%) WSO2
4 5 (6.49%) Citrix
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle
4 5 (6.49%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.90%) OpenText
5 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.60%) Twitter
7 1 (1.30%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.30%) Cognizant
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