The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 153 130 143
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 31 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 0.59% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.69% 36.59% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 3
Average salary £44,750 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.76% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
101 41 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.75% 1.61% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 87 36 48
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
West Yorkshire

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 28 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (50.00%) Windows
2 23 (34.85%) C#
2 23 (34.85%) .NET
3 22 (33.33%) OO
3 22 (33.33%) Firewall
4 21 (31.82%) Cisco
4 21 (31.82%) SAN
4 21 (31.82%) Degree
4 21 (31.82%) Computer Science
5 20 (30.30%) Citrix
6 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (25.76%) MCSE
6 17 (25.76%) MCSA
6 17 (25.76%) Java
6 17 (25.76%) Problem Management
6 17 (25.76%) Cisco IOS
6 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (24.24%) EqualLogic
7 16 (24.24%) J2EE
7 16 (24.24%) Juniper
8 15 (22.73%) Business Continuity
8 15 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (22.73%) CCNA
8 15 (22.73%) Force.com
8 15 (22.73%) Java EE
9 14 (21.21%) Game Development
9 14 (21.21%) Change Control
9 14 (21.21%) NetScaler
9 14 (21.21%) Games

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.58%) IIS
1 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (7.58%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (7.58%) Lync
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) WordPress
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Magento
3 1 (1.52%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) Force.com
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Firewall
2 21 (31.82%) SAN
3 17 (25.76%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (21.21%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.52%) VRRP
5 1 (1.52%) MPLS
5 1 (1.52%) OSPF
5 1 (1.52%) BGP
5 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.52%) LAN
5 1 (1.52%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) FTP
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) IPsec
5 1 (1.52%) SSH
5 1 (1.52%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.52%) HSRP
5 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) MySQL
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.21%) Games
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Graduate
4 14 (21.21%) Junior Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Junior Java Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Junior C# Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Junior
5 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Tester
6 6 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Performance Tester
6 6 (9.09%) Service Manager
7 5 (7.58%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (7.58%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) .NET
2 16 (24.24%) J2EE
3 15 (22.73%) Java EE
4 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
4 8 (12.12%) CSS
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.61%) HTML
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (9.09%) WinForms
6 6 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (3.03%) jQuery
7 2 (3.03%) CSS3
7 2 (3.03%) Laravel
7 2 (3.03%) HTML5
7 2 (3.03%) LAMP
7 2 (3.03%) SOAP
8 1 (1.52%) JSP
8 1 (1.52%) Servlets
8 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.24%) EqualLogic
3 12 (18.18%) Social Media
4 9 (13.64%) Clustering
5 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 6 (9.09%) NHS
5 6 (9.09%) DTV
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Open Source
6 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (13.64%) Linux
4 6 (9.09%) Android
4 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) OO
2 17 (25.76%) Problem Management
3 15 (22.73%) Business Continuity
4 14 (21.21%) Game Development
4 14 (21.21%) Change Control
5 9 (13.64%) MVC
6 8 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.61%) Scrum
7 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.61%) Kanban
8 6 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 6 (9.09%) Load Testing
8 6 (9.09%) Web Development
8 6 (9.09%) DevOps
8 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.09%) Agile Testing
8 6 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) C#
2 17 (25.76%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) SQL
4 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.58%) VBScript
6 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.55%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) PHP5
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
9 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
2 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (25.76%) MCSE
2 17 (25.76%) MCSA
3 15 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (22.73%) CCNA
4 6 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (1.52%) CCIE
5 1 (1.52%) CCNP
5 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CCSA
5 1 (1.52%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) XenServer
2 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Cisco
2 20 (30.30%) Citrix
3 16 (24.24%) Juniper
4 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.61%) VMware
5 5 (7.58%) Dell
6 2 (3.03%) Zend
7 1 (1.52%) Primavera
7 1 (1.52%) CA
7 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.52%) Unisys
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle
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