The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 66 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 13 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.64% 3.04% 1.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.70% 93.10% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 9
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
SaaS
East Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
66 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.32% 3.27% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 65 28 10
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £37,750 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Brackley - 1 £50,000 -
SaaS
East Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 14 (66.67%) Open Source
2 13 (61.90%) IaaS
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) RESTful
3 12 (57.14%) SOAP
3 12 (57.14%) XML
4 11 (52.38%) MS Office
4 11 (52.38%) UML
4 11 (52.38%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) ERP
4 11 (52.38%) JMS
4 11 (52.38%) MS Visio
4 11 (52.38%) EAI
4 11 (52.38%) Data Modelling
4 11 (52.38%) SOA
4 11 (52.38%) ETL
4 11 (52.38%) RUP
4 11 (52.38%) CRM
4 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (52.38%) RDBMS
4 11 (52.38%) BPMN
4 11 (52.38%) Retail
4 11 (52.38%) TOGAF
4 11 (52.38%) EPoS
4 11 (52.38%) Middleware
4 11 (52.38%) ATG
4 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
4 11 (52.38%) PaaS
4 11 (52.38%) hybris
5 5 (23.81%) Apache

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
1 11 (52.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) IaaS
2 11 (52.38%) PaaS
3 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) RDBMS
1 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 11 (52.38%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Architect
2 11 (52.38%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.76%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) SOAP
1 12 (57.14%) XML
1 12 (57.14%) RESTful
2 11 (52.38%) JMS
2 11 (52.38%) Middleware
3 3 (14.29%) LAMP
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Open Source
2 11 (52.38%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) TOGAF
2 11 (52.38%) UML
2 11 (52.38%) RUP
2 11 (52.38%) CRM
2 11 (52.38%) ERP
2 11 (52.38%) EAI
2 11 (52.38%) Data Modelling
2 11 (52.38%) SOA
2 11 (52.38%) ETL
2 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (52.38%) BPMN
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) ATG
1 11 (52.38%) hybris
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Google