The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 56 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 9 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.65% 3.37% 2.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.31% 90.91% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 7
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SaaS
Northamptonshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
52 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.52% 3.70% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 8
Average salary £49,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SaaS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Northampton

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Northampton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (85.71%) Open Source
2 11 (78.57%) IaaS
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) RESTful
3 10 (71.43%) SOAP
3 10 (71.43%) XML
4 9 (64.29%) UML
4 9 (64.29%) RUP
4 9 (64.29%) Java
4 9 (64.29%) MS Office
4 9 (64.29%) CRM
4 9 (64.29%) EPoS
4 9 (64.29%) Middleware
4 9 (64.29%) ERP
4 9 (64.29%) JMS
4 9 (64.29%) MS Visio
4 9 (64.29%) EAI
4 9 (64.29%) Data Modelling
4 9 (64.29%) SOA
4 9 (64.29%) ETL
4 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (64.29%) RDBMS
4 9 (64.29%) PaaS
4 9 (64.29%) hybris
4 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
4 9 (64.29%) Retail
4 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
4 9 (64.29%) ATG
4 9 (64.29%) BPMN
5 3 (21.43%) MySQL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
1 9 (64.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) IaaS
2 9 (64.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) RDBMS
1 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Architect
2 9 (64.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Web Architect
3 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) SOAP
1 10 (71.43%) XML
1 10 (71.43%) RESTful
2 9 (64.29%) JMS
2 9 (64.29%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Open Source
2 9 (64.29%) EPoS
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
2 9 (64.29%) BPMN
2 9 (64.29%) UML
2 9 (64.29%) RUP
2 9 (64.29%) CRM
2 9 (64.29%) ERP
2 9 (64.29%) EAI
2 9 (64.29%) Data Modelling
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) ETL
2 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) UX Design
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) ATG
1 9 (64.29%) hybris