The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 50 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.96% 0.97% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.44% 50.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
SaaS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Cloud Services Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.17% 1.93% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 11
Median salary £38,500 £43,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +108.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £44,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Lancashire

SaaS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 2 £27,500 -
Preston - 2 £38,000 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Mocha
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Express
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (50.00%) Sinon.JS
3 4 (50.00%) Node.js
3 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (50.00%) Chai
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Epicor
5 1 (12.50%) Sage
5 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) FinancialForce.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Mocha
1 4 (50.00%) Sinon.JS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Implementation
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) RPG Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) Chai
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Express
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) RPG
3 1 (12.50%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Epicor
1 1 (12.50%) Infor
1 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sage
1 1 (12.50%) SAP