The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 47 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 29 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.46% - 2.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.12% - 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 13
Average salary £35,000 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £50,000
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 Coventry region.

Cloud Services Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
85 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.16% 1.44% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 7 16
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £51,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SaaS
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Coventry region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Coventry

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Coventry

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 26 (50.98%) HTML
1 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 20 (39.22%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) Project Management
3 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
4 16 (31.37%) Python
4 16 (31.37%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (29.41%) Java
6 14 (27.45%) C#
6 14 (27.45%) .NET
6 14 (27.45%) J2EE
6 14 (27.45%) JUnit
6 14 (27.45%) EJB
6 14 (27.45%) JMS
6 14 (27.45%) UNIX
6 14 (27.45%) Linux
6 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
6 14 (27.45%) Maven
6 14 (27.45%) GlassFish
6 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (27.45%) REST
7 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
8 11 (21.57%) Nagios
8 11 (21.57%) Perl
8 11 (21.57%) Refactoring
8 11 (21.57%) Java EE
8 11 (21.57%) Ruby
8 11 (21.57%) PostgreSQL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
1 14 (27.45%) GlassFish
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) PaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) JUnit
1 14 (27.45%) Maven
2 2 (3.92%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Software Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Consultant
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Implementation Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) Implementation Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
9 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Head of Operations
9 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.96%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 14 (27.45%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) J2EE
2 14 (27.45%) EJB
2 14 (27.45%) JMS
2 14 (27.45%) REST
3 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 11 (21.57%) Java EE
5 8 (15.69%) CSS
6 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
6 7 (13.73%) jQuery
7 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
8 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.80%) LINQ
8 5 (9.80%) Ajax
9 4 (7.84%) JSON
10 3 (5.88%) Web Services
11 1 (1.96%) Apache Flex
11 1 (1.96%) WPF
11 1 (1.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) Smartphone
2 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Kindle
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) UNIX
1 14 (27.45%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Project Management
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
3 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (21.57%) Kanban
4 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
4 11 (21.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (21.57%) Refactoring
4 11 (21.57%) Scrum
5 4 (7.84%) MVC
6 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.88%) MODAF
6 3 (5.88%) DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) Open Source
6 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 20 (39.22%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) Python
4 15 (29.41%) Java
5 14 (27.45%) C#
6 11 (21.57%) Perl
6 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
6 11 (21.57%) Ruby
7 5 (9.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Nagios
1 11 (21.57%) OpenNMS
1 11 (21.57%) Puppet
1 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) BT
3 2 (3.92%) ATG
3 2 (3.92%) Intershop
3 2 (3.92%) Actinic
3 2 (3.92%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) Venda
3 2 (3.92%) Demandware