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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 146 144 140
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 35 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.92% 0.50% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.05% 32.56% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 3
Average salary £40,000 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.58% +34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
76 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.00% 1.54% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 70 43 37
Average salary £33,750 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,450 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £62,500
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 18 April 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (49.12%) .NET
1 28 (49.12%) OO
2 27 (47.37%) C#
3 24 (42.11%) Java
4 23 (40.35%) J2EE
4 23 (40.35%) Degree
5 22 (38.60%) Java EE
6 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
7 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
8 15 (26.32%) Windows
9 14 (24.56%) Games
9 14 (24.56%) Force.com
9 14 (24.56%) Game Development
10 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
11 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
12 10 (17.54%) CSS
12 10 (17.54%) HTML
13 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.79%) MCSE
13 9 (15.79%) Linux
13 9 (15.79%) Cisco
13 9 (15.79%) CCNA
13 9 (15.79%) Citrix
13 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (15.79%) Juniper
13 9 (15.79%) Firewall
13 9 (15.79%) Business Continuity
13 9 (15.79%) Change Control
13 9 (15.79%) NetScaler

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (10.53%) IIS
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (8.77%) Lync
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Force.com
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Firewall
1 9 (15.79%) NetScaler
2 8 (14.04%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (14.04%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) MySQL
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.56%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Java Developer
3 21 (36.84%) C# Developer
4 15 (26.32%) Junior
5 14 (24.56%) Graduate
5 14 (24.56%) Junior Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Graduate Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Junior Java Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Junior C# Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Software Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) Lead Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Lead Software Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Service Manager
9 5 (8.77%) IT Services Manager
9 5 (8.77%) IT Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (49.12%) .NET
2 23 (40.35%) J2EE
3 22 (38.60%) Java EE
4 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
5 10 (17.54%) CSS
5 10 (17.54%) HTML
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.02%) XML
7 4 (7.02%) WinForms
8 2 (3.51%) jQuery
8 2 (3.51%) HTML5
8 2 (3.51%) REST
8 2 (3.51%) CSS3
8 2 (3.51%) SOAP
8 2 (3.51%) Web Services
9 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.75%) Spring
9 1 (1.75%) JSF
9 1 (1.75%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.04%) EqualLogic
3 5 (8.77%) Clustering
4 4 (7.02%) Social Media
4 4 (7.02%) NHS
4 4 (7.02%) DTV
4 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.75%) GIS
6 1 (1.75%) Open Source
6 1 (1.75%) Telematics
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) Ubuntu
3 5 (8.77%) CentOS
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.02%) Android
4 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) OO
2 14 (24.56%) Game Development
3 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.79%) Business Continuity
4 9 (15.79%) Change Control
4 9 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.53%) Web Development
6 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (10.53%) Scrum
6 6 (10.53%) MVC
7 5 (8.77%) CRM
7 5 (8.77%) Kanban
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Load Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) C#
2 24 (42.11%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.77%) VBScript
6 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) PHP5
9 1 (1.75%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) MCSE
2 9 (15.79%) CCNA
2 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.04%) MCSA
4 4 (7.02%) ISEB
4 4 (7.02%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.75%) MCITP
5 1 (1.75%) CCA
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCEA
5 1 (1.75%) HNC
5 1 (1.75%) VCAP
5 1 (1.75%) CCEE
5 1 (1.75%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) XenServer
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Cisco
1 9 (15.79%) Citrix
1 9 (15.79%) Juniper
2 6 (10.53%) Dell
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) Primavera
4 2 (3.51%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.75%) PlateSpin
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) EMC
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) DataCore
5 1 (1.75%) FalconStor
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