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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 115 105 126
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.41% 1.36% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.06% 20.71% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £19,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £59,750 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
132 140 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.75% 6.57% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 96 116 57
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 28 August 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) QA
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Legal
4 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) VPLS
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Developer
1 3 (16.67%) Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Head of Development
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) jQuery
1 5 (27.78%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) JSP
3 2 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Business Development
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) CommVault
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
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