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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 50 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 9 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.11% 1.59% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.00% 36.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
20 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.69% 4.41% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +43.33%
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 22 May 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Leicester

SaaS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 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 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) ISEB
3 5 (38.46%) V-Model
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Legal
5 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Django
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) GitHub
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Head of Development
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (15.38%) Django
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) V-Model
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA