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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 92 121 91
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -30
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 31 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.54% 0.39% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.70% 15.38% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 15
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -47.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
108 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.37% 2.54% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 97 48 26
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 £27,500 £24,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £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 31 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 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 22 (52.38%) HTML
1 22 (52.38%) CSS
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 20 (47.62%) Subversion
3 19 (45.24%) jQuery
4 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 12 (28.57%) .NET
4 12 (28.57%) Open Source
5 11 (26.19%) PHP
5 11 (26.19%) Web Development
6 10 (23.81%) Ubuntu
6 10 (23.81%) JSON
6 10 (23.81%) Symfony
6 10 (23.81%) Zend
6 10 (23.81%) MySQL
6 10 (23.81%) JSP
6 10 (23.81%) OOP
6 10 (23.81%) Apache
6 10 (23.81%) OOD
6 10 (23.81%) HTML5
6 10 (23.81%) REST
6 10 (23.81%) CSS3
6 10 (23.81%) Backbone.js
6 10 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (23.81%) Ember.js
6 10 (23.81%) Underscore.js
6 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
7 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (21.43%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (23.81%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) FileNet
3 1 (2.38%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Hudson
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.43%) Automotive
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.90%) Front Office
4 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Web Applications Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Web Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Applications Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Consultant
6 6 (14.29%) Architect
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Web Applications Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Graduate Web Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (11.90%) Technical Architect
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Applications Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Management Consultant
7 5 (11.90%) Graduate
7 5 (11.90%) Digital Architect
8 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) HTML
1 22 (52.38%) CSS
2 19 (45.24%) jQuery
3 12 (28.57%) .NET
4 10 (23.81%) JSON
4 10 (23.81%) Symfony
4 10 (23.81%) JSP
4 10 (23.81%) HTML5
4 10 (23.81%) REST
4 10 (23.81%) CSS3
4 10 (23.81%) Backbone.js
4 10 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (23.81%) Ember.js
4 10 (23.81%) Underscore.js
4 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 2 (4.76%) Web Services
6 2 (4.76%) Spring
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Open Source
2 6 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Ubuntu
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Web Development
2 10 (23.81%) OOP
2 10 (23.81%) OOD
3 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (21.43%) Web Accessibility
4 7 (16.67%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) ERP
5 6 (14.29%) Business Development
6 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Big Data Analytics
6 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
7 2 (4.76%) SOA
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) Product Management
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps
8 1 (2.38%) Content Management
8 1 (2.38%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) PHP
4 3 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) Clojure
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) Groovy
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Zend
2 2 (4.76%) IBM
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Twitter
3 1 (2.38%) Yahoo!
3 1 (2.38%) Kofax
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) CA
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) Primavera
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
Wythall, Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + excellent package
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Birmingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £70000.0000 per annum + OTE in excess of £160k
Posted: 27 days ago