The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 78 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.39% 0.14% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.54% 4.76% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £31,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
SaaS
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Cloud Services Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
26 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.34% 2.86% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 11
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Leicestershire region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SaaS
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough - 1 £31,500 -
SaaS
East Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Quality Management
3 6 (35.29%) CMMI
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE
3 6 (35.29%) Internet
3 6 (35.29%) RAD
3 6 (35.29%) SOA
3 6 (35.29%) Supplier Management
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) COBIT
3 6 (35.29%) Matrix Management
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
6 3 (17.65%) Symfony
6 3 (17.65%) Zend
6 3 (17.65%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) OLAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Mocha
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) Symfony
2 3 (17.65%) CodeIgniter
2 3 (17.65%) Yii
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) MDX
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Quality Management
3 6 (35.29%) CMMI
3 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE
3 6 (35.29%) RAD
3 6 (35.29%) SOA
3 6 (35.29%) Supplier Management
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) Matrix Management
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
5 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
6 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Zend