The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 52 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 24 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.69% 0.68% 1.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 63.16% 20.00% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 8
Average salary £32,875 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SaaS
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
38 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.85% 3.42% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 23
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,540 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +5 10 £30,000 - 2
Tamworth - 7 £40,000 -
Stafford -8 4 £36,000 +46.93%
Lichfield - 1 £25,000 -
SaaS
West Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
3 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
3 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
4 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (47.06%) Hyper-V
6 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (38.24%) MCSA
7 13 (38.24%) Project Management
7 13 (38.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (38.24%) MCITP
8 12 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (23.53%) SQL
11 6 (17.65%) CSS
11 6 (17.65%) HTML
11 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (17.65%) Database Tuning
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (11.76%) Time Management
13 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
13 4 (11.76%) C#
13 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
13 4 (11.76%) VB
13 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
13 4 (11.76%) .NET

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.88%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Project Support Coordinator
7 1 (2.94%) Project Support Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.82%) EPoS
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 13 (38.24%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.65%) Database Tuning
5 4 (11.76%) Time Management
5 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) User Stories
6 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Logistics
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
8 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) VB
2 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (38.24%) MCSA
1 13 (38.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 13 (38.24%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
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