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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 70 48 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.68% 0.46% 0.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 40.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
45 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.08% 1.15% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 43 5 11
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2 October 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) MSI
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat