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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 166 144 155
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 17 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.79% 37.50% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 8
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £39,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
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
78 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.09% 1.20% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 64 28 63
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 19 (37.25%) C#
3 19 (37.25%) .NET
4 16 (31.37%) Java
4 16 (31.37%) J2EE
5 15 (29.41%) Java EE
5 15 (29.41%) Force.com
6 14 (27.45%) OO
6 14 (27.45%) Cisco
6 14 (27.45%) SAN
6 14 (27.45%) Firewall
6 14 (27.45%) Degree
6 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
7 13 (25.49%) Citrix
8 10 (19.61%) MCSE
8 10 (19.61%) MCSA
8 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (19.61%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (17.65%) Juniper
9 9 (17.65%) Games
9 9 (17.65%) Problem Management
9 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (17.65%) EqualLogic
9 9 (17.65%) Social Media
9 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (15.69%) Game Development
11 7 (13.73%) CCNA
11 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (13.73%) VMware

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (3.92%) WordPress
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Force.com
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) SAN
1 14 (27.45%) Firewall
2 10 (19.61%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.96%) HSRP
4 1 (1.96%) Network Security
4 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.96%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.96%) IPsec
4 1 (1.96%) SSH
4 1 (1.96%) VPLS
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
4 1 (1.96%) OSPF
4 1 (1.96%) BGP
4 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.96%) VRRP
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (17.65%) Games
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Legal
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Java Developer
3 15 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Junior Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Junior Java Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Junior
4 9 (17.65%) Graduate
4 9 (17.65%) Junior C# Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Support Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Applications Support
6 5 (9.80%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Tester
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) J2EE
3 15 (29.41%) Java EE
4 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.84%) WinForms
4 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.84%) XML
4 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (3.92%) LAMP
6 2 (3.92%) HTML
6 2 (3.92%) SOAP
6 2 (3.92%) Laravel
7 1 (1.96%) LESS
7 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.96%) JSP
7 1 (1.96%) Servlets
7 1 (1.96%) Spring
7 1 (1.96%) JSF
7 1 (1.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (17.65%) EqualLogic
2 9 (17.65%) Social Media
3 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.84%) NHS
4 4 (7.84%) DTV
4 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.84%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Statistics
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) Android
3 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) OO
3 9 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 8 (15.69%) Game Development
5 7 (13.73%) Business Continuity
6 6 (11.76%) MVC
6 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) Change Control
6 6 (11.76%) Scrum
7 5 (9.80%) Kanban
8 4 (7.84%) Release Management
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Load Testing
8 4 (7.84%) DSDM
8 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) Agile Testing
8 4 (7.84%) DevOps
8 4 (7.84%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) C#
2 16 (31.37%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (3.92%) PHP5
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 10 (19.61%) MCSE
2 10 (19.61%) MCSA
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.73%) CCNA
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.84%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.96%) CCSA
5 1 (1.96%) CCSE
5 1 (1.96%) CCIE
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.84%) XenServer
3 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco
2 13 (25.49%) Citrix
3 9 (17.65%) Juniper
4 7 (13.73%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Zend
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) Unisys
6 1 (1.96%) CA
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) Primavera
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