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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 108 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 10 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% 0.43% 2.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.71% 14.58% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 34
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £46,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
103 48 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.92% 2.94% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 82 47 68
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £56,750
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 27 March 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) CSS3
3 7 (28.00%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (12.00%) Legal
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) CEH
7 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) EMC

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
1 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Account Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) jQuery
2 7 (28.00%) HTML5
2 7 (28.00%) CSS3
2 7 (28.00%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) MVC
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (28.00%) TDD
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Business Development
4 2 (8.00%) Test Management
4 2 (8.00%) OWASP
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) OSCP
2 2 (8.00%) OSCE
2 2 (8.00%) CEH
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) EMC
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) CommVault
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) TOWER Software
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Infor
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