The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 20 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4 45 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.25% 26.32% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.44% 80.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
SaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 56 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.32% 32.75% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SaaS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (66.67%) CRM
1 6 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Programming
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) SAP SM
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Games
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) SAP ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP ERP
1 2 (22.22%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Android Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Games
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Project Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
1 6 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Programming
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Infor
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (22.22%) SAP