The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.60% 0.40% 4.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% 25.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
SaaS
Staffordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.60% 1.62% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SaaS
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) VB6
2 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (10.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OOP
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware