The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 10 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.41% 4.31% 1.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 80.00% 71.43% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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
5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.26% 6.03% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £39,992
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.27%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 6 (100.00%) WAAS
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) IaaS
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
1 6 (100.00%) VCE vBlock

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAAS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Manager
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 6 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner