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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 55 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.24% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.33% 20.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £31,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.50%
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 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.82% 1.31% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £49,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 16 September 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 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) COBIT
2 3 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 3 (33.33%) CMMI
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) RAD
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) OLAP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) MDX
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) OLAP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) MDX
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 3 (33.33%) CMMI
2 3 (33.33%) RAD
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft