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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 45 75 89
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 30 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.46% 1.23% 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.54% 47.37% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 6
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £100,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
74 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.00% 2.59% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 17 35
Average salary £40,000 £29,639 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.95% -8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £24,700 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
Leicester +30 19 £35,000 +32.07%
Loughborough - 10 £30,000 -
SaaS
East Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 43 (84.31%) CSS
2 39 (76.47%) HTML
3 32 (62.75%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (45.10%) PHP
6 21 (41.18%) MVC
7 19 (37.25%) User Experience
8 18 (35.29%) LAMP
8 18 (35.29%) HTML5
8 18 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (23.53%) Smartphone
9 12 (23.53%) Data Protection
10 11 (21.57%) .NET
10 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
10 11 (21.57%) C#
10 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
10 11 (21.57%) jQuery
11 9 (17.65%) MySQL
11 9 (17.65%) SQL
11 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 8 (15.69%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (15.69%) Scrum
12 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
12 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
12 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (15.69%) Ajax
12 8 (15.69%) Marketing
12 8 (15.69%) Business Transformation

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.76%) Node.js
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Project
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (62.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon S3
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (7.84%) CloudFront
2 4 (7.84%) Google App Engine
2 4 (7.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (7.84%) IaaS
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) PaaS
2 4 (7.84%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) LAN
1 1 (1.96%) WAN
1 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.84%) Hazelcast
3 4 (7.84%) KDB
3 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (15.69%) Marketing
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Front Office
2 4 (7.84%) Japanese Language
2 4 (7.84%) Russian Language
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Full Stack Developer
3 12 (23.53%) PHP Developer
4 10 (19.61%) LAMP Developer
5 9 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) SQL Developer
6 8 (15.69%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Architect
8 4 (7.84%) AWS Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (84.31%) CSS
2 39 (76.47%) HTML
3 18 (35.29%) HTML5
3 18 (35.29%) LAMP
4 11 (21.57%) .NET
4 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
4 11 (21.57%) jQuery
5 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 8 (15.69%) Ajax
7 7 (13.73%) CSS3
8 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
9 5 (9.80%) Ember.js
9 5 (9.80%) React
10 4 (7.84%) Akka
10 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (7.84%) RESTful
10 4 (7.84%) Swagger
10 4 (7.84%) Symfony
10 4 (7.84%) Ultra Messaging
10 4 (7.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) User Experience
2 12 (23.53%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Android
1 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) MVC
3 18 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (23.53%) Data Protection
5 8 (15.69%) Business Transformation
5 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) Information Architecture
7 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.84%) Business Development
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.84%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (7.84%) High Availability
9 4 (7.84%) Mobile First
9 4 (7.84%) OO
9 4 (7.84%) OOD
9 4 (7.84%) OOP
9 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.84%) Web Design
9 4 (7.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 23 (45.10%) PHP
3 11 (21.57%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) SQL
5 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.84%) Clojure
6 4 (7.84%) Java
7 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) GigaSpaces
2 4 (7.84%) Google
2 4 (7.84%) Rackspace
2 4 (7.84%) SAP
2 4 (7.84%) Solace
2 4 (7.84%) StreamBase
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco