The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 108 119 96
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 26 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.12% 0.37% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.85% 15.38% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 11
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £125,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
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
119 52 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.13% 2.42% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 102 49 20
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £105,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (47.73%) HTML
1 21 (47.73%) CSS
1 21 (47.73%) Subversion
2 20 (45.45%) jQuery
2 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 14 (31.82%) Open Source
5 12 (27.27%) REST
5 12 (27.27%) Ember.js
5 12 (27.27%) Underscore.js
5 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 12 (27.27%) Symfony
5 12 (27.27%) Zend
5 12 (27.27%) Ubuntu
5 12 (27.27%) Web Development
5 12 (27.27%) JSON
5 12 (27.27%) Apache
5 12 (27.27%) MySQL
5 12 (27.27%) PHP
5 12 (27.27%) OOP
5 12 (27.27%) OOD
5 12 (27.27%) Backbone.js
5 12 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (20.45%) .NET
7 8 (18.18%) JSP
7 8 (18.18%) Photoshop
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 8 (18.18%) Automotive
7 8 (18.18%) Web Accessibility
7 8 (18.18%) CSS3

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) FileNet
3 1 (2.27%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) Big Data
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Hudson
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (18.18%) Automotive
2 5 (11.36%) Front Office
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Applications Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Web Applications Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Consultant
6 6 (13.64%) Graduate
6 6 (13.64%) Architect
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Graduate Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Applications Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Web Applications Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Digital Architect
7 5 (11.36%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Management Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Technical Architect
8 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) CSS
1 21 (47.73%) HTML
2 20 (45.45%) jQuery
3 12 (27.27%) JSON
3 12 (27.27%) Symfony
3 12 (27.27%) Backbone.js
3 12 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
3 12 (27.27%) Ember.js
3 12 (27.27%) Underscore.js
3 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 12 (27.27%) REST
4 9 (20.45%) .NET
5 8 (18.18%) HTML5
5 8 (18.18%) JSP
5 8 (18.18%) CSS3
5 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.55%) Spring
7 1 (2.27%) JSF
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Open Source
2 5 (11.36%) Social Media
3 3 (6.82%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Ubuntu
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) OOP
1 12 (27.27%) OOD
1 12 (27.27%) Web Development
2 8 (18.18%) Web Accessibility
2 8 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (15.91%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) Business Development
4 6 (13.64%) ERP
4 6 (13.64%) Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) Big Data Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) Business Transformation
5 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) SOA
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.55%) People Management
7 1 (2.27%) DevOps
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 16 (36.36%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Scala
5 1 (2.27%) Clojure
5 1 (2.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Zend
2 2 (4.55%) Twitter
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) CA
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) Primavera
3 1 (2.27%) Yahoo!
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