The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 43 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.69% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.21% 3.47% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £65,000 £76,250 £15,390
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.75% +395.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SaaS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

SaaS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) MDX
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Database Security

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft