The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 23 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.03% 2.99% 3.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.08% 28.57% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.05% -
SaaS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
26 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.45% 10.45% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 1
Median salary £40,000 £34,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -31.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

SaaS
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -3 6 £52,500 +31.25%
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) WFM
3 4 (30.77%) NetSuite
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) Billing
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (30.77%) Case Management
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (7.69%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Sales Director
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Time Management
3 4 (30.77%) Case Management
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (30.77%) WFM
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (7.69%) Escalation Management
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Product Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) NetSuite
2 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware