The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 51 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.79% 1.57% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 52.94% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
SaaS
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Cloud Services Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
12 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.17% 2.97% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,025 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SaaS
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Leicester region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Leicester

SaaS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development