The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 22 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 5.06% 3.27% 4.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.41% 21.79% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 19
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SaaS
North Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
39 78 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 8.97% 15.00% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 32
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in York

SaaS
Salary Trend in York

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

SaaS Salary Trend in York

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 45 (86.54%) HTML
1 45 (86.54%) JavaScript
1 45 (86.54%) CSS
2 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (80.77%) jQuery
3 27 (51.92%) Ajax
4 26 (50.00%) Logistics
5 25 (48.08%) .NET
6 23 (44.23%) C#
7 22 (42.31%) MVC
8 21 (40.38%) LESS
8 21 (40.38%) User Experience
8 21 (40.38%) SQL
9 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET
9 20 (38.46%) OO
9 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
10 19 (36.54%) Windows
10 19 (36.54%) OOP
11 18 (34.62%) HTML5
11 18 (34.62%) CSS3
12 17 (32.69%) UX Design
13 15 (28.85%) Visual Studio
14 12 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
15 8 (15.38%) REST
15 8 (15.38%) Cisco
15 8 (15.38%) IBM
15 8 (15.38%) Scrum
15 8 (15.38%) JSON
15 8 (15.38%) Computer Science

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Visual Studio
2 12 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
3 2 (3.85%) Firebug
4 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.92%) MSTest
4 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (82.69%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) UI Developer
3 20 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 10 (19.23%) UI Programmer
5 7 (13.46%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (7.69%) UX Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Author
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Author
9 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (86.54%) HTML
1 45 (86.54%) CSS
2 42 (80.77%) jQuery
3 27 (51.92%) Ajax
4 25 (48.08%) .NET
5 21 (40.38%) LESS
6 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 18 (34.62%) HTML5
7 18 (34.62%) CSS3
8 12 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (15.38%) REST
9 8 (15.38%) JSON
10 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.62%) XML
12 4 (7.69%) Kendo UI
12 4 (7.69%) XSLT
13 2 (3.85%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) User Experience
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) W3C
5 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.00%) Logistics
3 22 (42.31%) MVC
4 20 (38.46%) OO
5 19 (36.54%) OOP
6 17 (32.69%) UX Design
7 8 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (3.85%) TDD
8 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.92%) Manual Testing
9 1 (1.92%) MVVM
9 1 (1.92%) Analytics
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Security Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Test Management
9 1 (1.92%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (86.54%) JavaScript
2 23 (44.23%) C#
3 21 (40.38%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco
2 8 (15.38%) IBM