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 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 69 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 8 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.03% 4.33% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.62% 90.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 0
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
37 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.75% 4.76% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 4
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 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
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 30 January 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 -22 5 £52,500 +7.14% 2
SaaS
East Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (75.00%) Open Source
2 10 (50.00%) IaaS
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (40.00%) hybris
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) MySQL
5 7 (35.00%) MS Office
5 7 (35.00%) SOAP
5 7 (35.00%) XML
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) UML
5 7 (35.00%) RUP
5 7 (35.00%) CRM
5 7 (35.00%) ERP
5 7 (35.00%) JMS
5 7 (35.00%) MS Visio
5 7 (35.00%) EAI
5 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (35.00%) SOA
5 7 (35.00%) ETL
5 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (35.00%) EPoS
5 7 (35.00%) Middleware
5 7 (35.00%) Retail
5 7 (35.00%) ATG
5 7 (35.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (35.00%) PaaS
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
1 7 (35.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) IaaS
2 7 (35.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) SOAP
1 7 (35.00%) XML
1 7 (35.00%) JMS
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware
1 7 (35.00%) RESTful
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) DOM
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) LAMP
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) Memcached
4 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Open Source
2 7 (35.00%) EPoS
3 2 (10.00%) W3C
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (35.00%) UML
3 7 (35.00%) RUP
3 7 (35.00%) CRM
3 7 (35.00%) ERP
3 7 (35.00%) EAI
3 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (35.00%) SOA
3 7 (35.00%) ETL
3 7 (35.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (35.00%) BPMN
4 4 (20.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Email Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) hybris
2 7 (35.00%) ATG
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle