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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 15 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.78% 0.77% 2.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.61% 30.00% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 14
Average salary £50,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 - £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 - £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
49 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.34% 2.55% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44 7 30
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,835 £33,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leicester

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (47.37%) HTML5
5 8 (42.11%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
6 7 (36.84%) Android
6 7 (36.84%) C#
6 7 (36.84%) .NET
6 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 7 (36.84%) Marketing
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) Scrum
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 5 (26.32%) PHP
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) OO
8 5 (26.32%) OOD
8 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) User Experience
9 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (21.05%) Solace

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (42.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (21.05%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon S3
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (21.05%) CloudFront
3 4 (21.05%) Google App Engine
3 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (21.05%) IaaS
3 4 (21.05%) PaaS
3 4 (21.05%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (21.05%) Hazelcast
2 4 (21.05%) KDB
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Front Office
2 4 (21.05%) Japanese Language
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Russian Language
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Developer
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Symfony Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Architect
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) Akka
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
7 4 (21.05%) DOM
7 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (21.05%) RESTful
7 4 (21.05%) Swagger
7 4 (21.05%) Symfony
7 4 (21.05%) Ultra Messaging
7 4 (21.05%) WPF
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) NHibernate
8 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) EPoS
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Android
1 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) OOD
5 4 (21.05%) Business Development
5 4 (21.05%) Coaching
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (21.05%) Functional Programming
5 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile First
5 4 (21.05%) Network Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Clojure
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) GigaSpaces
2 4 (21.05%) Google
2 4 (21.05%) Rackspace
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) Solace
2 4 (21.05%) StreamBase
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco