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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 57 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 5 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.88% 4.18% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.86% 90.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 0
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
28 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.92% 4.59% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 3
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (100.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) IaaS
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) hybris
5 6 (60.00%) PaaS
5 6 (60.00%) RESTful
5 6 (60.00%) Retail
5 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (60.00%) ATG
5 6 (60.00%) BPMN
5 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (60.00%) MS Office
5 6 (60.00%) SOAP
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) CRM
5 6 (60.00%) ERP
5 6 (60.00%) JMS
5 6 (60.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (60.00%) EAI
5 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (60.00%) SOA
5 6 (60.00%) ETL
5 6 (60.00%) RUP
5 6 (60.00%) EPoS
5 6 (60.00%) Middleware
5 6 (60.00%) UML
5 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (30.00%) Apache

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
1 6 (60.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) IaaS
2 6 (60.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
2 6 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) RESTful
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) JMS
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) EPoS
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (60.00%) BPMN
2 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) EAI
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) RUP
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) hybris
2 6 (60.00%) ATG
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Google