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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 65 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.66% 0.15% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.36% 2.56% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
South Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
33 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.56% 5.79% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 12
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SaaS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Sheffield

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
2 22 (46.81%) MVC
3 20 (42.55%) AngularJS
4 19 (40.43%) Change Management
4 19 (40.43%) HTML
4 19 (40.43%) SQL
4 19 (40.43%) CSS
4 19 (40.43%) Windows
4 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
5 18 (38.30%) .NET
5 18 (38.30%) C#
6 17 (36.17%) ITIL
6 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
6 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
7 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (31.91%) SCCM
8 15 (31.91%) SCOM
8 15 (31.91%) SCVMM
8 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (31.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 15 (31.91%) XenApp
8 15 (31.91%) vSphere
8 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (31.91%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (31.91%) High Availability
8 15 (31.91%) Office 365
8 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (31.91%) MS Office
8 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
8 15 (31.91%) Citrix

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (21.28%) Lync
2 8 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) WorkSite
5 1 (2.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Office 365
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) SAN
2 10 (21.28%) Unified Communications
3 5 (10.64%) NAS
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (17.02%) Redis
3 8 (17.02%) MySQL
4 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (19.15%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Senior Developer
2 15 (31.91%) .NET Developer
2 15 (31.91%) C# Developer
2 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (31.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (31.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (21.28%) .NET Software Developer
3 10 (21.28%) C# Software Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Software Developer
4 8 (17.02%) PHP Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) AngularJS
2 19 (40.43%) HTML
2 19 (40.43%) CSS
3 18 (38.30%) .NET
4 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
5 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (23.40%) jQuery
7 10 (21.28%) NHibernate
7 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 10 (21.28%) Entity Framework
7 10 (21.28%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (17.02%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (17.02%) Doctrine
8 8 (17.02%) Zend Framework
9 7 (14.89%) HTML5
9 7 (14.89%) CSS3
10 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (4.26%) XML
12 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) E-Learning
1 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) MVC
2 19 (40.43%) Change Management
3 17 (36.17%) ITIL
4 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.91%) High Availability
6 10 (21.28%) Migration
7 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.89%) OO PHP
8 7 (14.89%) OOP
8 7 (14.89%) OO
8 7 (14.89%) B2B
9 5 (10.64%) SOA
9 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (10.64%) TDD
10 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.38%) SDLC
11 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.38%) Project Management
11 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 18 (38.30%) C#
4 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
5 9 (19.15%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
1 15 (31.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (31.91%) XenApp
1 15 (31.91%) vSphere
1 15 (31.91%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (21.28%) XenDesktop
2 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) SCCM
1 15 (31.91%) SCOM
1 15 (31.91%) SCVMM
1 15 (31.91%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) Citrix
2 15 (31.91%) CommVault
2 15 (31.91%) VMware
3 8 (17.02%) Zend
4 2 (4.26%) Pega
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat