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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 125 143 136
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 41 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 1.04% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.15% 30.65% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 11
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
163 124 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.10% 3.41% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 110 107 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

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 2 June 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 48 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.70%) Scrum
3 26 (36.62%) Finance
4 24 (33.80%) SQL
5 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.35%) SDLC
7 17 (23.94%) MS Excel
8 16 (22.54%) .NET
9 14 (19.72%) Social Media
10 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (18.31%) Project Management
11 12 (16.90%) UML
12 10 (14.08%) Windows
12 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
13 9 (12.68%) CSS
14 8 (11.27%) XML
14 8 (11.27%) jQuery
14 8 (11.27%) E-Procurement
15 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (9.86%) HTML
16 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
16 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
16 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
16 6 (8.45%) ACCA
16 6 (8.45%) CIMA
17 5 (7.04%) PHP
17 5 (7.04%) SharePoint

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.04%) WordPress
1 5 (7.04%) Node.js
2 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.63%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.41%) Drupal
4 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (23.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Office 365
2 3 (4.23%) PaaS
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) FTP
2 2 (2.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.41%) Big Data
3 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Selenium
1 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (36.62%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Analyst
2 34 (47.89%) Business Analyst
3 19 (26.76%) Agile Business Analyst
4 15 (21.13%) Business Systems Analyst
4 15 (21.13%) Systems Analyst
5 12 (16.90%) Project Manager
6 9 (12.68%) Agile Project Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Software Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Software Project Manager
8 7 (9.86%) Developer
8 7 (9.86%) UML Business Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Product Owner
9 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (5.63%) Tester
12 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
12 3 (4.23%) ScrumMaster
13 2 (2.82%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) CSS
3 8 (11.27%) XML
3 8 (11.27%) jQuery
4 7 (9.86%) HTML
5 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.04%) CSS3
6 5 (7.04%) HTML5
7 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.82%) Web Services
8 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.41%) WCF
8 1 (1.41%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Social Media
2 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.41%) Physics
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.70%) Scrum
3 18 (25.35%) SDLC
4 13 (18.31%) Project Management
5 12 (16.90%) UML
6 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.27%) E-Procurement
8 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.04%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.23%) MVC
10 3 (4.23%) DSDM
11 2 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (2.82%) Test Management
11 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
11 2 (2.82%) OWASP
11 2 (2.82%) Kanban
11 2 (2.82%) Product Management
11 2 (2.82%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) PHP
2 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.23%) C#
4 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) ACCA
1 6 (8.45%) CIMA
2 5 (7.04%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) VCAP
3 2 (2.82%) OSCP
3 2 (2.82%) OSCE
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) CEH
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
1 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) vSphere
3 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Nagios
1 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.41%) logstash
1 1 (1.41%) Graylog
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 2 (2.82%) Dell
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco
4 1 (1.41%) Splunk
4 1 (1.41%) Spiceworks
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £160000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago