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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 151 150 135
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 20 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.58% 0.65% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.18% 30.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 21
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
110 70 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.18% 2.15% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 100 58 62
Average salary £50,000 £36,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% +32.72%
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 January 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) Java
5 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 6 (18.18%) J2EE
6 6 (18.18%) UML
6 6 (18.18%) Java EE
6 6 (18.18%) Force.com
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
8 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.09%) E-Procurement
9 3 (9.09%) FTP
9 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.06%) ACCA
10 2 (6.06%) Information Security
10 2 (6.06%) CIMA
10 2 (6.06%) PaaS
10 2 (6.06%) IaaS
10 2 (6.06%) Social Media
10 2 (6.06%) User Experience
11 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (3.03%) CSS3

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Force.com
2 2 (6.06%) PaaS
2 2 (6.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Product Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Account Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
8 1 (3.03%) UI Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Product Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Designer
8 1 (3.03%) Telesales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) J2EE
2 6 (18.18%) Java EE
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) CSS3
4 1 (3.03%) LESS
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Social Media
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) UML
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) E-Procurement
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) DevOps
8 1 (3.03%) WFM
8 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.03%) UX Design
8 1 (3.03%) Product Management
8 1 (3.03%) Service Management
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C#
1 8 (24.24%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ACCA
2 2 (6.06%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) VMware
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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