The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.85% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £25,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
12 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.05% 2.67% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 3
Average salary £32,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
Leicestershire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (50.00%) Web Services
1 10 (50.00%) Internet
2 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) Delphi
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) RAD
6 3 (15.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 3 (15.00%) CISSP
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (15.00%) Intranet
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (15.00%) CMMI
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) Intranet
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Operations Manager
1 7 (35.00%) Platform Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Web Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Engineering Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Service Operations Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) SOAP
3 3 (15.00%) RESTful
3 3 (15.00%) WCF
3 3 (15.00%) LINQ
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) XHTML
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Social Network
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) RAD
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (15.00%) SOA
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (15.00%) CMMI
2 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
2 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) Delphi
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe