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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 52 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.83% 1.21% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.06% 28.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £26,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
17 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.88% 4.31% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 12
Average salary £26,750 £32,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.40% +34.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £35,900 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 4 May 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leicester

SaaS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) V-Model
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (45.45%) ISEB
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Legal

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) V-Model
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA