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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 140 141 137
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 30 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 0.94% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.83% 40.51% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
144 79 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.02% 2.32% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 132 66 48
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.11%

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 6 March 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 38 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) Scrum
3 19 (41.30%) Finance
4 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 11 (23.91%) UML
5 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
6 8 (17.39%) E-Procurement
6 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (17.39%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (13.04%) Degree
7 6 (13.04%) XML
8 5 (10.87%) .NET
8 5 (10.87%) FTP
8 5 (10.87%) Social Media
8 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.70%) VCP4
9 4 (8.70%) Java
9 4 (8.70%) C#
10 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
11 2 (4.35%) User Experience
11 2 (4.35%) IaaS
11 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (4.35%) Java EE
11 2 (4.35%) Test Management
11 2 (4.35%) PaaS
11 2 (4.35%) OSCP
11 2 (4.35%) OSCE
11 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Force.com
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) FTP
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Law
2 1 (2.17%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Analyst
1 28 (60.87%) Business Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Business Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Business Systems Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Product Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) UML Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Product Owner
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Product Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) XML
2 5 (10.87%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) J2EE
3 2 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (23.91%) UML
4 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
5 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) E-Procurement
6 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.35%) Information Security
6 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) OWASP
6 2 (4.35%) Product Management
6 2 (4.35%) Test Management
7 1 (2.17%) Kanban
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) User Stories
7 1 (2.17%) DevOps
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) VCP4
3 2 (4.35%) OSCP
3 2 (4.35%) OSCE
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ACCA
3 2 (4.35%) CIMA
3 2 (4.35%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) VMware
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco
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