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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 32 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 15 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.81% 2.00% 1.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 71.43% 83.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -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 Worcestershire region.

Cloud Services Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
21 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.14% 2.40% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 5
Average salary £27,500 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Worcestershire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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

SaaS Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

SaaS
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Worcester +6 8 £37,500 -
Redditch - 4 £45,000 -
Evesham - 3 £40,000 -
SaaS
West Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) jQuery
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 6 (27.27%) JSON
4 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (27.27%) WCF
4 6 (27.27%) WPF
4 6 (27.27%) Android
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Web Services
4 6 (27.27%) XML
4 6 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 6 (27.27%) Android Development

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (22.73%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Product Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Product Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
1 11 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 6 (27.27%) JSON
2 6 (27.27%) Ajax
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (27.27%) WCF
2 6 (27.27%) WPF
2 6 (27.27%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) XML
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (22.73%) Kendo UI
3 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
3 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
2 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Android Development
3 6 (27.27%) Mobile Development
4 5 (22.73%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (22.73%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Product Management
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft