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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 54 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 16 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.60% 0.99% 1.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 84.21% 22.58% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 7
Average salary £31,750 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
19 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.08% 4.40% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 15
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
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 27 May 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 +14 6 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Tamworth - 3 £40,000 - 1
Stafford -6 2 £31,500 +28.57%
SaaS
West Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) Project Management
2 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (43.48%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
6 6 (26.09%) MCITP
6 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (26.09%) VB
6 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 6 (26.09%) MCSA
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Database Tuning
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) CSS
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) Time Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) AWS Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Project Management
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (21.74%) Database Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) VB
2 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) MCSA
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (26.09%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum + flexi working, health, parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago