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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 30 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.74% - 2.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.05% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
19 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.01% 0.91% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 10
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
County Antrim - 4 £37,500 -
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Workday HCM
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) COM+
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) OOP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) COM+
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft