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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 44 70 53
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 35 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.56% 0.15% 1.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.70% 4.17% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 8
Average salary £40,000 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 - £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
86 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.21% 3.54% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72 20 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 29 (53.70%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) PowerShell
3 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) Change Management
5 19 (35.19%) VMware
5 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
5 19 (35.19%) .NET
5 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
5 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (33.33%) SCCM
6 18 (33.33%) SCOM
6 18 (33.33%) SCVMM
6 18 (33.33%) XenApp
6 18 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 18 (33.33%) vSphere
6 18 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (33.33%) High Availability
6 18 (33.33%) Office 365
6 18 (33.33%) MS Office
6 18 (33.33%) SQL
6 18 (33.33%) C#
6 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 18 (33.33%) Citrix
6 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (33.33%) SAN
6 18 (33.33%) CommVault
6 18 (33.33%) ITIL
6 18 (33.33%) SLA
6 18 (33.33%) vMotion
7 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 16 (29.63%) Lync
2 9 (16.67%) JBoss
2 9 (16.67%) Apache
2 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.33%) Office 365
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.52%) IaaS
2 10 (18.52%) PaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) SAN
2 16 (29.63%) Unified Communications
3 10 (18.52%) VLAN
4 2 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (16.67%) MySQL
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.85%) Grunt
1 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.85%) Subversion
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (27.78%) .NET Developer
2 15 (27.78%) C# Developer
2 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (18.52%) C# Software Developer
3 10 (18.52%) .NET Software Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Build Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Software Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Head of Development
9 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) .NET
1 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
2 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (25.93%) HTML
4 13 (24.07%) CSS
4 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
4 13 (24.07%) jQuery
5 10 (18.52%) NHibernate
5 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
5 10 (18.52%) Entity Framework
5 10 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.56%) XML
7 3 (5.56%) COM
8 2 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.70%) Silverlight
8 2 (3.70%) Ajax
9 1 (1.85%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) E-Learning
2 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Change Management
2 18 (33.33%) High Availability
2 18 (33.33%) ITIL
3 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (29.63%) Migration
4 16 (29.63%) MVC
5 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) TDD
6 5 (9.26%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) SOA
7 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.70%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.85%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) PowerShell
2 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.33%) SQL
3 18 (33.33%) C#
4 10 (18.52%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.33%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (33.33%) XenApp
2 18 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 18 (33.33%) vSphere
2 18 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.63%) XenDesktop
3 16 (29.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) SCCM
1 18 (33.33%) SCOM
1 18 (33.33%) SCVMM
1 18 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) VMware
3 18 (33.33%) Citrix
3 18 (33.33%) CommVault
4 10 (18.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Zend