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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 96 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 32 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 0.72% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.84% 12.62% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 8
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £32,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
190 103 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.19% 5.69% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 138 90 49
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,950 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 12 February 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.75%) Java
3 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
4 27 (40.30%) OO
5 26 (38.81%) HTML
6 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (34.33%) HTML5
7 23 (34.33%) AngularJS
8 22 (32.84%) JSON
8 22 (32.84%) Open Source
8 22 (32.84%) TDD
8 22 (32.84%) Spring
8 22 (32.84%) MVC
9 21 (31.34%) NoSQL
10 20 (29.85%) Web Services
11 18 (26.87%) XML
11 18 (26.87%) Scrum
12 17 (25.37%) REST
13 16 (23.88%) Clojure
13 16 (23.88%) MongoDB
13 16 (23.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (23.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (23.88%) Spring Integration
13 16 (23.88%) Neo4j
13 16 (23.88%) Twitter
13 16 (23.88%) Apache Camel
13 16 (23.88%) Scala
13 16 (23.88%) GWT
13 16 (23.88%) Groovy
13 16 (23.88%) Spring MVC

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (7.46%) Apache ServiceMix
1 5 (7.46%) Confluence
1 5 (7.46%) JBoss
2 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.43%) IaaS
3 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (8.96%) PaaS
4 3 (4.48%) Force.com
4 3 (4.48%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Unified Communications
1 6 (8.96%) VoIP
2 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) NoSQL
2 16 (23.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (23.88%) MongoDB
2 16 (23.88%) Neo4j
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Bugzilla
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.46%) Hudson
1 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA Agile
1 5 (7.46%) Maven
1 5 (7.46%) Subversion
2 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.49%) Ant
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Legal
2 4 (5.97%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Back Office
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) Java Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Agile Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Agile Java Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Agile Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Angular Developer
7 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Business Manager
7 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Integration Developer
7 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.81%) HTML
2 23 (34.33%) AngularJS
2 23 (34.33%) HTML5
3 22 (32.84%) JSON
3 22 (32.84%) Spring
4 20 (29.85%) Web Services
5 18 (26.87%) XML
6 17 (25.37%) REST
7 16 (23.88%) ActiveMQ
7 16 (23.88%) Apache Camel
7 16 (23.88%) GWT
7 16 (23.88%) Spring Integration
7 16 (23.88%) Spring MVC
7 16 (23.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (13.43%) .NET
8 9 (13.43%) RESTful
9 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
9 7 (10.45%) jQuery
10 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
1 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
1 6 (8.96%) User Experience
2 3 (4.48%) Linked Data
2 3 (4.48%) Semantic Web
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Social Media
4 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.49%) BYOD
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Solaris
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) OO
3 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (32.84%) MVC
4 22 (32.84%) Open Source
4 22 (32.84%) TDD
5 18 (26.87%) Scrum
6 16 (23.88%) DSDM
6 16 (23.88%) OOA/OOD
6 16 (23.88%) Pair Programming
6 16 (23.88%) RUP
7 10 (14.93%) CRM
8 8 (11.94%) Business Development
9 6 (8.96%) B2B
9 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.96%) SDLC
9 6 (8.96%) SOA
10 5 (7.46%) API Development
10 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) Java
2 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.88%) Clojure
3 16 (23.88%) Groovy
3 16 (23.88%) Scala
4 11 (16.42%) SQL
5 6 (8.96%) C#
6 4 (5.97%) Apex Code
6 4 (5.97%) Perl
7 3 (4.48%) C
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.48%) Ruby
8 2 (2.99%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) CCNA
2 1 (1.49%) CCNP
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Cacti
1 1 (1.49%) Nagios
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Cast Iron
1 1 (1.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Twitter
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.46%) MuleSoft
3 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 5 (7.46%) WSO2
4 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.48%) Google
6 2 (2.99%) Citrix
6 2 (2.99%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Informatica
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
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