The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 55 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.16% 0.34% 2.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.65% 5.71% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 13
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +29.03%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%

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
68 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.25% 6.02% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 27
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford -1 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Cannock - 3 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
SaaS
West Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) PHP
3 8 (50.00%) ColdFusion
4 6 (37.50%) OOD
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) Laravel
6 4 (25.00%) Marketing
6 4 (25.00%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) Legal
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Information Security
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
7 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) IaaS
7 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 3 (18.75%) Microservices
7 3 (18.75%) SOLID
7 3 (18.75%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 2 (12.50%) Presales

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Development Team Leader
1 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Head of Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Head of Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Software Manager
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) WPF Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) Laravel
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) OOD
1 6 (37.50%) Scrum
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Microservices
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) SOLID
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA