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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 129 165 141
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -24
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 48 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.34% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.08% 18.63% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 10 12
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,000
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
208 102 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.82% 2.73% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 164 72 67
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 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £65,000
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 2 September 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 53 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
3 38 (42.70%) Finance
4 33 (37.08%) Scrum
5 27 (30.34%) MS Excel
6 26 (29.21%) .NET
7 25 (28.09%) Project Management
8 21 (23.60%) Social Media
9 17 (19.10%) CIMA
9 17 (19.10%) ACCA
10 15 (16.85%) SQL
11 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (13.48%) jQuery
13 11 (12.36%) CSS
13 11 (12.36%) Windows
14 9 (10.11%) PHP
14 9 (10.11%) HTML
14 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
14 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (8.99%) Node.js
15 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (7.87%) UML
16 7 (7.87%) HTML5
16 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
17 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
17 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
17 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
17 6 (6.74%) Python
18 5 (5.62%) Information Security

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (8.99%) Node.js
2 5 (5.62%) IIS
2 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.62%) WordPress
3 4 (4.49%) Apache
3 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.25%) CMS
6 1 (1.12%) Drupal
6 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (30.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) PaaS
1 4 (4.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) Firewall
2 1 (1.12%) NAS
2 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.12%) LAN
2 1 (1.12%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.12%) Big Data
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.25%) Selenium
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 38 (42.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Legal
2 1 (1.12%) Games
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
2 1 (1.12%) Marketing
2 1 (1.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Analyst
2 30 (33.71%) Business Analyst
3 29 (32.58%) Systems Analyst
4 28 (31.46%) Business Systems Analyst
5 25 (28.09%) Project Manager
6 19 (21.35%) Agile Project Manager
7 16 (17.98%) Developer
8 13 (14.61%) Agile Business Analyst
9 11 (12.36%) ScrumMaster
10 9 (10.11%) Product Owner
11 8 (8.99%) Software Manager
11 8 (8.99%) Software Project Manager
12 6 (6.74%) UML Business Analyst
12 6 (6.74%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
13 5 (5.62%) Front-End Web Developer
14 4 (4.49%) IT Project Manager
14 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
15 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
15 3 (3.37%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.21%) .NET
2 12 (13.48%) jQuery
3 11 (12.36%) CSS
4 9 (10.11%) HTML
5 7 (7.87%) HTML5
5 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.62%) CSS3
7 4 (4.49%) LAMP
7 4 (4.49%) Ajax
8 3 (3.37%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (3.37%) Web Services
8 3 (3.37%) XML
8 3 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.25%) web2py
9 2 (2.25%) Pyramid
9 2 (2.25%) Django
9 2 (2.25%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.25%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Social Media
2 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) User Experience
5 2 (2.25%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.12%) Physics
6 1 (1.12%) Online Games
6 1 (1.12%) Telematics
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.12%) GIS
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.36%) Windows
2 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.62%) Linux
6 4 (4.49%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.25%) UNIX
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) Scrum
3 25 (28.09%) Project Management
4 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.87%) UML
6 5 (5.62%) SDLC
6 5 (5.62%) Information Security
7 4 (4.49%) Software Delivery
7 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.37%) MVC
8 3 (3.37%) SOA
8 3 (3.37%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.37%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.25%) Software Architecture
9 2 (2.25%) OO
9 2 (2.25%) DSDM
9 2 (2.25%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.25%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.25%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) SQL
2 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.11%) PHP
3 6 (6.74%) Python
3 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.62%) Perl
5 4 (4.49%) C#
5 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.37%) Ruby
6 3 (3.37%) Java
7 2 (2.25%) C++
8 1 (1.12%) VB
8 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.12%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) ACCA
1 17 (19.10%) CIMA
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.25%) vSphere
2 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Nagios
1 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.12%) logstash
1 1 (1.12%) Graylog
Vendors
1 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) VMware
3 2 (2.25%) Ceridian
3 2 (2.25%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (2.25%) Dell
4 1 (1.12%) Nokia
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.12%) HP
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) F5
4 1 (1.12%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) Spiceworks
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