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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 18 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.81% - 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 86.67% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
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
15 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.85% - 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 July 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 32 (94.12%) SAP
1 32 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 32 (94.12%) SAP Certification
1 32 (94.12%) Salesforce.com
1 32 (94.12%) Project Management
1 32 (94.12%) Change Management
1 32 (94.12%) Manufacturing
1 32 (94.12%) Games
1 32 (94.12%) Retail
1 32 (94.12%) Data Centre
1 32 (94.12%) Data Centre Operations
2 30 (88.24%) MS Excel
3 26 (76.47%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (70.59%) CRM
5 20 (58.82%) ERP
6 17 (50.00%) SAP HANA
6 17 (50.00%) SAP ERP
7 13 (38.24%) Service Management
8 12 (35.29%) Aerospace
8 12 (35.29%) SAP Implementation
9 8 (23.53%) Lean Manufacturing
9 8 (23.53%) User Experience
9 8 (23.53%) Back Office
9 8 (23.53%) PowerDesigner
9 8 (23.53%) ABAP
10 7 (20.59%) SAP SD
11 6 (17.65%) Billing
12 4 (11.76%) Document Management
12 4 (11.76%) Logistics

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 30 (88.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 7 (20.59%) SAP SD
3 4 (11.76%) SAP PP
3 4 (11.76%) SAP CRM
3 4 (11.76%) SAP MII
3 4 (11.76%) SAP QM
4 3 (8.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (8.82%) SAP CO
4 3 (8.82%) SAP FI
5 2 (5.88%) SAP MM
5 2 (5.88%) SAP Retail
6 1 (2.94%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.82%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (8.82%) LSMW
General
1 32 (94.12%) Manufacturing
1 32 (94.12%) Games
1 32 (94.12%) Retail
2 12 (35.29%) Aerospace
3 8 (23.53%) Back Office
4 6 (17.65%) Billing
5 3 (8.82%) General Ledger
5 3 (8.82%) Finance
6 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.88%) Marketing
7 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Consultant
2 18 (52.94%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) SAP Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Management Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Data Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Migration Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Architect
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Data Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Sales Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Sales Executive
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.94%) AWS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 32 (94.12%) Data Centre
2 26 (76.47%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (23.53%) User Experience
4 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) Project Management
1 32 (94.12%) Change Management
1 32 (94.12%) Data Centre Operations
2 24 (70.59%) CRM
3 20 (58.82%) ERP
4 13 (38.24%) Service Management
5 12 (35.29%) SAP Implementation
6 8 (23.53%) Lean Manufacturing
7 4 (11.76%) Kanban
7 4 (11.76%) CAPA
7 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (11.76%) Quality Management
7 4 (11.76%) Migration
7 4 (11.76%) PLM
7 4 (11.76%) Document Management
7 4 (11.76%) Logistics
8 3 (8.82%) Workflow
8 3 (8.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 32 (94.12%) SAP Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) SAP
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 32 (94.12%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (8.82%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Infor