The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 72 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.41% 1.46% 1.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.00% 45.83% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 12
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £19,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £48,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
25 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.38% 3.18% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 13
Average salary £30,000 £48,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £20,050 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,124 £74,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
England

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SaaS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the North East

SaaS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 3 £37,500 -12.28% 1
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
1 3 (27.27%) ERP
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) Business Development
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Operations Director
2 3 (27.27%) Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Account Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Commercial Director
4 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) XHTML
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
1 3 (27.27%) ERP
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
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