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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.19% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 75.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.26% - 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 27 August 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Project Management
2 16 (84.21%) Change Management
2 16 (84.21%) Manufacturing
2 16 (84.21%) SAP
2 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) SAP Certification
2 16 (84.21%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (84.21%) Games
2 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 16 (84.21%) Data Centre
2 16 (84.21%) Data Centre Operations
3 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
3 15 (78.95%) CRM
4 14 (73.68%) ERP
4 14 (73.68%) SAP ERP
4 14 (73.68%) SAP HANA
5 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (47.37%) Service Management
6 9 (47.37%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (47.37%) Aerospace
7 8 (42.11%) Lean Manufacturing
7 8 (42.11%) User Experience
7 8 (42.11%) Back Office
7 8 (42.11%) PowerDesigner
8 4 (21.05%) SAP SD
8 4 (21.05%) SAP PP
8 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
8 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (21.05%) SAP MII

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (73.68%) SAP ERP
2 4 (21.05%) SAP MII
2 4 (21.05%) SAP QM
2 4 (21.05%) SAP SD
2 4 (21.05%) SAP PP
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Retail
3 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) PowerDesigner
General
1 16 (84.21%) Manufacturing
1 16 (84.21%) Games
1 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 9 (47.37%) Aerospace
3 8 (42.11%) Back Office
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (10.53%) Billing
4 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Consultant
2 9 (47.37%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Management Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Sales Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Data Centre
2 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) User Experience
4 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Project Management
2 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (84.21%) Change Management
2 16 (84.21%) Data Centre Operations
3 15 (78.95%) CRM
4 14 (73.68%) ERP
5 9 (47.37%) Service Management
5 9 (47.37%) SAP Implementation
6 8 (42.11%) Lean Manufacturing
7 4 (21.05%) Kanban
7 4 (21.05%) CAPA
7 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
7 4 (21.05%) PLM
7 4 (21.05%) Document Management
8 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
8 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) SAP Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) SAP
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
1 16 (84.21%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) Infor
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle