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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 138 144 136
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 38 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.03% 0.95% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.50% 50.72% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £55,000
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
149 69 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.03% 1.87% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 124 62 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £45,750
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 30 March 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 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 44 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (53.70%) Scrum
3 26 (48.15%) Finance
4 16 (29.63%) SQL
5 13 (24.07%) UML
6 12 (22.22%) Project Management
6 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (14.81%) E-Procurement
9 7 (12.96%) Social Media
10 6 (11.11%) Degree
10 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.11%) XML
10 6 (11.11%) .NET
10 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 5 (9.26%) FTP
11 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
12 3 (5.56%) DSDM
13 2 (3.70%) ACCA
13 2 (3.70%) C#
13 2 (3.70%) Java
13 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (3.70%) CEH
13 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
13 2 (3.70%) Information Security
13 2 (3.70%) CIMA
13 2 (3.70%) Mobile App

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (1.85%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) PaaS
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) FTP
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
General
1 26 (48.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Law
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Business Analyst
1 32 (59.26%) Analyst
2 17 (31.48%) Agile Business Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Business Systems Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Systems Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Product Owner
4 5 (9.26%) Software Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) UML Business Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Software Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Product Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Account Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Tester
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
1 6 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.96%) Social Media
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Physics
5 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (53.70%) Scrum
3 13 (24.07%) UML
4 12 (22.22%) Project Management
4 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.81%) E-Procurement
7 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.56%) DSDM
10 2 (3.70%) Information Security
10 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Test Management
10 2 (3.70%) OWASP
10 2 (3.70%) Product Management
11 1 (1.85%) Software Architecture
11 1 (1.85%) Machine Learning
11 1 (1.85%) Agile Project Management
11 1 (1.85%) Analytics
11 1 (1.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C#
2 2 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) C++
3 1 (1.85%) Python
3 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) OSCP
2 2 (3.70%) OSCE
2 2 (3.70%) ACCA
2 2 (3.70%) CIMA
2 2 (3.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) VMware
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco
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