The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 136 131 129
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 54 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.36% 1.20% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.30% 37.76% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £38,100 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
141 98 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.56% 3.18% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 113 64 46
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
England

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SaaS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SaaS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -9 20 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 13 £45,000 -35.71%
Leicestershire -11 9 £30,000 -25.00%
Derbyshire -11 7 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 58 (48.74%) Windows
2 46 (38.66%) Microsoft
3 39 (32.77%) Java
4 37 (31.09%) Linux
4 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (28.57%) C#
6 33 (27.73%) SQL
6 33 (27.73%) MySQL
7 32 (26.89%) IaaS
8 30 (25.21%) Open Source
8 30 (25.21%) SQL Server
8 30 (25.21%) Apache
9 28 (23.53%) Tomcat
9 28 (23.53%) .NET
10 27 (22.69%) LAN
10 27 (22.69%) WAN
11 25 (21.01%) Cisco
12 23 (19.33%) SAN
12 23 (19.33%) Web Services
13 21 (17.65%) Project Management
13 21 (17.65%) DNS
13 21 (17.65%) Google
13 21 (17.65%) Google Apps
14 20 (16.81%) IIS
14 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
15 19 (15.97%) HTML
15 19 (15.97%) SharePoint
15 19 (15.97%) CSS
15 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (15.97%) Citrix

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 30 (25.21%) Apache
2 28 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 20 (16.81%) IIS
4 19 (15.97%) SharePoint
5 15 (12.61%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.36%) Mule
6 4 (3.36%) Node.js
7 3 (2.52%) Lync
8 2 (1.68%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.84%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.84%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.84%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.89%) IaaS
2 21 (17.65%) Google Apps
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.36%) PaaS
5 3 (2.52%) Office 365
6 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.69%) LAN
1 27 (22.69%) WAN
2 23 (19.33%) SAN
3 21 (17.65%) DNS
4 19 (15.97%) Firewall
5 18 (15.13%) DHCP
6 16 (13.45%) NetScaler
6 16 (13.45%) VPN
6 16 (13.45%) SSL
7 11 (9.24%) Internet
8 6 (5.04%) Intranet
9 3 (2.52%) HTTP
10 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.73%) MySQL
2 30 (25.21%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.36%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.84%) DB2
7 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 7 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.36%) Subversion
4 4 (3.36%) JIRA
4 4 (3.36%) PhoneGap
5 2 (1.68%) Mocha
5 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.84%) Maven
6 1 (0.84%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.84%) JUnit
General
1 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
1 8 (6.72%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.20%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Billing
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (26.89%) Developer
2 27 (22.69%) Designer
3 23 (19.33%) Infrastructure Designer
4 22 (18.49%) Analyst
5 21 (17.65%) .NET Developer
6 17 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 17 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 15 (12.61%) Software Developer
7 15 (12.61%) Architect
7 15 (12.61%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (10.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (9.24%) Citrix Support Analyst
9 11 (9.24%) Citrix Support
10 10 (8.40%) Senior Citrix Support
10 10 (8.40%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (8.40%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (8.40%) Senior Support Analyst
11 7 (5.88%) Platform Manager
11 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.88%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.53%) .NET
2 23 (19.33%) Web Services
3 19 (15.97%) HTML
3 19 (15.97%) CSS
4 15 (12.61%) SOAP
4 15 (12.61%) jQuery
4 15 (12.61%) WCF
5 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET
6 8 (6.72%) XML
6 8 (6.72%) XHTML
6 8 (6.72%) JSON
6 8 (6.72%) Ajax
7 7 (5.88%) REST
8 6 (5.04%) HTML5
9 5 (4.20%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.36%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (2.52%) RESTful
11 3 (2.52%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.21%) Open Source
2 16 (13.45%) Fat Client
2 16 (13.45%) Thin Client
3 11 (9.24%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.04%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.20%) Social Network
7 4 (3.36%) W3C
8 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.68%) Clustering
9 2 (1.68%) iPhone
10 1 (0.84%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.84%) Social Media
10 1 (0.84%) FMCG
10 1 (0.84%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (48.74%) Windows
2 37 (31.09%) Linux
3 18 (15.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.68%) UNIX
5 2 (1.68%) Android
6 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.65%) Project Management
3 17 (14.29%) ITIL
4 16 (13.45%) Change Control
5 15 (12.61%) Agile Project Management
6 10 (8.40%) Time Management
7 9 (7.56%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.72%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.72%) ERP
8 8 (6.72%) RAD
8 8 (6.72%) OWASP
9 7 (5.88%) Security Architecture
9 7 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (5.88%) MVC
9 7 (5.88%) CRM
9 7 (5.88%) OO
10 6 (5.04%) Quality Management
10 6 (5.04%) OOP
11 5 (4.20%) Web Application Development
12 4 (3.36%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.77%) Java
2 34 (28.57%) C#
3 33 (27.73%) SQL
4 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.45%) C++
6 15 (12.61%) T-SQL
7 9 (7.56%) C
8 4 (3.36%) Delphi
9 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.68%) Python
10 2 (1.68%) Perl
10 2 (1.68%) Ruby
11 1 (0.84%) AspectJ
11 1 (0.84%) Groovy
11 1 (0.84%) XPath
11 1 (0.84%) PHP
11 1 (0.84%) VB
11 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (15.97%) MCITP
2 17 (14.29%) CCA
2 17 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (14.29%) CCIA
3 16 (13.45%) MCP
4 11 (9.24%) MCSE
5 10 (8.40%) MCSA
6 7 (5.88%) CISSP
7 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.20%) CCNA
8 4 (3.36%) CCIE
8 4 (3.36%) CCNP
8 4 (3.36%) Degree
9 3 (2.52%) ISEB
10 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.68%) MCTS
11 1 (0.84%) VCAP
11 1 (0.84%) CCEE
11 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) SLA
2 4 (3.36%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (14.29%) XenApp
1 17 (14.29%) XenServer
1 17 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 9 (7.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.84%) vSphere
5 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Puppet
1 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.01%) Cisco
3 21 (17.65%) Google
4 19 (15.97%) Citrix
5 18 (15.13%) Oracle
6 16 (13.45%) Wyse
7 15 (12.61%) hybris
8 5 (4.20%) VMware
9 2 (1.68%) NetApp
9 2 (1.68%) Lotus
10 1 (0.84%) DataCore
10 1 (0.84%) FalconStor
10 1 (0.84%) PlateSpin
10 1 (0.84%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.84%) AppSense
10 1 (0.84%) SAP
10 1 (0.84%) Primavera
10 1 (0.84%) BMC
10 1 (0.84%) CA
10 1 (0.84%) Juniper
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