The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 141 135 150
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 73 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 1.56% 1.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.20% 19.90% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 68 76 51
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
553 407 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.36% 7.82% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 416 328 213
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,525 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SaaS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SaaS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 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
Birmingham +8 29 £60,000 +45.45% 6
Worcestershire +1 16 £34,000 +23.63% 2
Staffordshire +4 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Warwickshire -2 7 £41,000 -13.68% 3
Solihull -9 7 £22,500 -41.55% 3
Coventry +9 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Walsall - 3 £42,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 97 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.50%) TOGAF
2 61 (30.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 55 (27.50%) MS Excel
4 52 (26.00%) ERP
4 52 (26.00%) Microsoft
5 51 (25.50%) .NET
6 46 (23.00%) MS Office
6 46 (23.00%) PRINCE2
7 44 (22.00%) NHS
7 44 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 42 (21.00%) Finance
9 39 (19.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 38 (19.00%) C#
11 37 (18.50%) MS PowerPoint
11 37 (18.50%) Amazon AWS
12 36 (18.00%) Logistics
13 33 (16.50%) HTML
13 33 (16.50%) PHP
14 32 (16.00%) Java
14 32 (16.00%) Manufacturing
14 32 (16.00%) IaaS
15 31 (15.50%) Data Centre
15 31 (15.50%) SQL
15 31 (15.50%) Python
15 31 (15.50%) Banking
16 30 (15.00%) Degree
16 30 (15.00%) SDLC
17 29 (14.50%) Software Engineering
17 29 (14.50%) CSS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.00%) ColdFusion
2 5 (2.50%) GlassFish
2 5 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.50%) CMS
5 2 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 55 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 46 (23.00%) MS Office
3 37 (18.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (6.50%) Sentinel
2 9 (4.50%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (19.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (18.50%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (16.00%) IaaS
4 27 (13.50%) PaaS
5 18 (9.00%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.00%) Firewall
2 7 (3.50%) SAN
2 7 (3.50%) VPN
3 5 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.00%) BGP
4 4 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.00%) DHCP
4 4 (2.00%) DNS
4 4 (2.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (2.00%) MPLS
5 3 (1.50%) Wireless
6 2 (1.00%) Internet
6 2 (1.00%) Network Security
6 2 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.00%) VoIP
7 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.50%) SSL
7 1 (0.50%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.50%) MySQL
3 16 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.50%) Big Data
5 9 (4.50%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.50%) Couchbase
7 5 (2.50%) Redis
8 3 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.50%) Maven
2 7 (3.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (3.50%) TeamCity
3 6 (3.00%) Axure RP
3 6 (3.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (2.50%) JUnit
5 3 (1.50%) Concordion
5 3 (1.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.50%) FitNesse
5 3 (1.50%) Selenium
5 3 (1.50%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.00%) Ant
6 2 (1.00%) Gradle
6 2 (1.00%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.50%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 42 (21.00%) Finance
2 32 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 31 (15.50%) Banking
4 26 (13.00%) Retail
4 26 (13.00%) Telecoms
5 15 (7.50%) Marketing
6 3 (1.50%) Automotive
6 3 (1.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Local Government
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (32.00%) Architect
2 55 (27.50%) Developer
3 53 (26.50%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (11.00%) .NET Developer
5 16 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 14 (7.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (7.00%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.50%) Software Project Manager
8 12 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Graduate
9 10 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 9 (4.50%) Dynamics AX Architect
10 9 (4.50%) Junior
11 8 (4.00%) Angular Developer
11 8 (4.00%) Digital Architect
11 8 (4.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (25.50%) .NET
2 33 (16.50%) HTML
3 29 (14.50%) CSS
4 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 23 (11.50%) HTML5
6 17 (8.50%) AngularJS
7 16 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (6.50%) CSS3
9 12 (6.00%) Web Services
10 10 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (5.00%) REST
10 10 (5.00%) WPF
11 8 (4.00%) Ajax
11 8 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (3.00%) JSON
12 6 (3.00%) LINQ
13 5 (2.50%) EJB
13 5 (2.50%) J2EE
13 5 (2.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.00%) NHS
2 31 (15.50%) Data Centre
3 21 (10.50%) Computer Science
3 21 (10.50%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (9.00%) Public Cloud
5 12 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.50%) Fintech
8 8 (4.00%) Data Integration
9 6 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (3.00%) iPad
10 3 (1.50%) User Experience
11 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.00%) Clustering
11 2 (1.00%) Social Media
11 2 (1.00%) Statistics
12 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.50%) Linux
1 23 (11.50%) Windows
2 20 (10.00%) Unix
3 11 (5.50%) CentOS
4 9 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) Android
6 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 61 (30.50%) TOGAF
3 52 (26.00%) ERP
4 46 (23.00%) PRINCE2
5 36 (18.00%) Logistics
6 30 (15.00%) SDLC
7 29 (14.50%) Software Engineering
8 25 (12.50%) TDD
8 25 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
9 24 (12.00%) Line Management
10 19 (9.50%) MVC
11 18 (9.00%) Presales
12 16 (8.00%) CRM
13 15 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (7.50%) Scrum
14 14 (7.00%) DevOps
14 14 (7.00%) Service Delivery
14 14 (7.00%) Software Delivery
15 13 (6.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.00%) C#
2 33 (16.50%) PHP
3 32 (16.00%) Java
4 31 (15.50%) Python
4 31 (15.50%) SQL
5 28 (14.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.00%) C
6 10 (5.00%) Perl
7 3 (1.50%) C++
8 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.00%) VB
8 2 (1.00%) VB6
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 30 (15.00%) Degree
3 13 (6.50%) ISEB
4 10 (5.00%) AWS Certification
5 7 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.50%) CCIE
7 3 (1.50%) CSQA
7 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.00%) CCNA
8 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.50%) CCDP
9 1 (0.50%) CCNP
9 1 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) QA
2 5 (2.50%) SLA
3 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.00%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (4.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.50%) Docker
4 5 (2.50%) vSphere
5 4 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.00%) XenApp
5 4 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.50%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (9.00%) SCVMM
1 18 (9.00%) vRealize
2 13 (6.50%) SCOrch
3 11 (5.50%) Puppet
3 11 (5.50%) Terraform
4 10 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.50%) SCCM
6 2 (1.00%) WSUS
7 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.00%) VMware
3 11 (5.50%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.50%) ServiceNow
4 8 (4.00%) MuleSoft
5 6 (3.00%) Cisco
5 6 (3.00%) EMC
6 5 (2.50%) Citrix
6 5 (2.50%) F5
7 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.50%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.50%) CA
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.50%) Juniper
8 1 (0.50%) NetApp
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle
8 1 (0.50%) QNX
8 1 (0.50%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.50%) Symantec
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Scholastic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Excellent BENS
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £66500 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £11017 - £16525.50 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & standard company benefits.
Posted: 8 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Kidderminster
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Leamington Spa
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago