The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 130 145 145
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 41 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.18% 0.95% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.81% 33.02% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
SaaS
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
188 106 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.41% 2.86% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 146 94 65
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £24,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SaaS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Leeds

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.82%) Scrum
3 27 (44.26%) Finance
4 20 (32.79%) SQL
5 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
6 13 (21.31%) Project Management
6 13 (21.31%) .NET
7 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
8 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (16.39%) UML
8 10 (16.39%) Social Media
8 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
8 10 (16.39%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (13.11%) E-Procurement
10 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.84%) XML
11 6 (9.84%) Degree
12 5 (8.20%) Windows
12 5 (8.20%) FTP
12 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.20%) Software Delivery
13 4 (6.56%) ACCA
13 4 (6.56%) CIMA
14 3 (4.92%) VMware
14 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
14 3 (4.92%) DSDM
14 3 (4.92%) C#
14 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
14 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (4.92%) PowerShell

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.64%) Drupal
3 1 (1.64%) WordPress
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) PaaS
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) FTP
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Analyst
2 31 (50.82%) Business Analyst
3 17 (27.87%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Project Manager
4 11 (18.03%) Business Systems Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Software Project Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Software Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (8.20%) UML Business Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Product Owner
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Product Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Product Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) .NET
2 6 (9.84%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) jQuery
3 2 (3.28%) CSS
3 2 (3.28%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) WCF
4 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.64%) HTML5
4 1 (1.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Social Media
1 10 (16.39%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) Physics
4 1 (1.64%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.82%) Scrum
3 13 (21.31%) Project Management
4 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (16.39%) UML
4 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) E-Procurement
6 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.20%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) DSDM
9 2 (3.28%) OWASP
9 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.28%) Product Management
9 2 (3.28%) Test Management
9 2 (3.28%) Kanban
9 2 (3.28%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.28%) Information Security
9 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.64%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) C#
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.64%) Python
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) C++
4 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ACCA
2 4 (6.56%) CIMA
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) CEH
3 2 (3.28%) OSCP
3 2 (3.28%) OSCE
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) logstash
1 1 (1.64%) Graylog
1 1 (1.64%) Nagios
1 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) VMware
3 1 (1.64%) Dell
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco
3 1 (1.64%) Splunk
3 1 (1.64%) Spiceworks
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Welford Media
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London, or Leeds
EE
Salary: Competitive + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago