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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 134 155 137
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 51 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.46% 0.87% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.15% 25.60% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,000 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £48,000
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
195 125 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.58% 3.41% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 142 96 63
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 July 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 60 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Scrum
3 40 (45.98%) Microsoft
4 37 (42.53%) Finance
5 24 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 23 (26.44%) .NET
6 23 (26.44%) Social Media
7 22 (25.29%) Project Management
8 20 (22.99%) SQL
9 17 (19.54%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (14.94%) SDLC
10 13 (14.94%) ACCA
10 13 (14.94%) CIMA
11 12 (13.79%) UML
12 10 (11.49%) Windows
12 10 (11.49%) jQuery
13 9 (10.34%) CSS
14 8 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (8.05%) Business Analysis
15 7 (8.05%) HTML
15 7 (8.05%) PHP
15 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
16 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
16 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
16 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
17 5 (5.75%) HTML5
17 5 (5.75%) Software Delivery

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.75%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.75%) WordPress
1 5 (5.75%) Node.js
2 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (4.60%) IIS
3 3 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.30%) Apache
4 2 (2.30%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) Drupal
5 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) PaaS
1 4 (4.60%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (2.30%) FTP
3 1 (1.15%) LAN
3 1 (1.15%) WAN
3 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) NAS
3 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Couchbase
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.15%) Big Data
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.30%) Selenium
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 37 (42.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Games
2 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (45.98%) Analyst
2 39 (44.83%) Business Analyst
3 27 (31.03%) Business Systems Analyst
3 27 (31.03%) Systems Analyst
4 22 (25.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 21 (24.14%) Project Manager
6 17 (19.54%) Agile Project Manager
7 12 (13.79%) Product Owner
8 11 (12.64%) Developer
9 9 (10.34%) Software Manager
9 9 (10.34%) Software Project Manager
9 9 (10.34%) UML Business Analyst
10 8 (9.20%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (6.90%) Web Developer
12 5 (5.75%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (5.75%) Front-End Web Developer
13 4 (4.60%) Tester
13 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
14 2 (2.30%) Penetration Tester
14 2 (2.30%) Business Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.44%) .NET
2 10 (11.49%) jQuery
3 9 (10.34%) CSS
4 7 (8.05%) HTML
5 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.75%) HTML5
6 5 (5.75%) CSS3
6 5 (5.75%) XML
7 3 (3.45%) Web Services
8 2 (2.30%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.30%) LAMP
8 2 (2.30%) Ajax
9 1 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.15%) Java EE
9 1 (1.15%) JSON
9 1 (1.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Social Media
2 17 (19.54%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Replication
4 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.15%) Physics
5 1 (1.15%) Online Games
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Windows
2 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 8
4 4 (4.60%) Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) AIX
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Scrum
3 22 (25.29%) Project Management
4 13 (14.94%) SDLC
5 12 (13.79%) UML
6 8 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.05%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) E-Procurement
8 5 (5.75%) Software Delivery
9 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.45%) MVC
10 3 (3.45%) SOA
10 3 (3.45%) DSDM
11 2 (2.30%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.30%) Information Security
11 2 (2.30%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.30%) TOGAF
11 2 (2.30%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (2.30%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.99%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) PHP
3 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.60%) C#
5 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.45%) Java
7 2 (2.30%) Perl
7 2 (2.30%) Python
8 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.15%) Ruby
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.15%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) ACCA
1 13 (14.94%) CIMA
2 3 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) VCAP
3 2 (2.30%) OSCP
3 2 (2.30%) OSCE
3 2 (2.30%) CEH
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.30%) vSphere
2 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Nagios
1 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.15%) logstash
1 1 (1.15%) Graylog
Vendors
1 40 (45.98%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) VMware
3 2 (2.30%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (2.30%) Dell
4 1 (1.15%) Nokia
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.15%) HP
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) F5
4 1 (1.15%) Splunk
4 1 (1.15%) Spiceworks
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