The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 85 107 113
Rank change year-on-year +22 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 39 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.13% 1.44% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.22% 16.27% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 7
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,350 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,750 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 214 209 110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 11.70% 8.87% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 165 161 88
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Birmingham

SaaS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Birmingham

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 40 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) TOGAF
3 26 (29.21%) Microsoft
4 25 (28.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (26.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (26.97%) PRINCE2
6 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
7 20 (22.47%) ERP
7 20 (22.47%) .NET
7 20 (22.47%) NHS
7 20 (22.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (20.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 17 (19.10%) MS PowerPoint
9 17 (19.10%) PaaS
9 17 (19.10%) MS Office
9 17 (19.10%) Logistics
10 16 (17.98%) MVC
10 16 (17.98%) SQL
11 14 (15.73%) AngularJS
12 13 (14.61%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (14.61%) C#
12 13 (14.61%) Conceptual Models
13 12 (13.48%) Finance
14 11 (12.36%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (12.36%) TDD
14 11 (12.36%) Banking
14 11 (12.36%) HTML
14 11 (12.36%) CSS
14 11 (12.36%) Data Modelling
14 11 (12.36%) Python

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.10%) MS Office
2 17 (19.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.12%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (19.10%) PaaS
3 8 (8.99%) Office 365
4 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.62%) IaaS
5 3 (3.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) LAN
1 4 (4.49%) WAN
1 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.25%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) IPsec
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
3 1 (1.12%) SSL
3 1 (1.12%) TACACS
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.87%) Big Data
3 4 (4.49%) Couchbase
3 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.49%) MySQL
3 4 (4.49%) Redis
4 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (8.99%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.25%) Ant
3 2 (2.25%) Gradle
3 2 (2.25%) Maven
3 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
3 8 (8.99%) Retail
3 8 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.87%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Architect
2 36 (40.45%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (19.10%) Developer
4 11 (12.36%) .NET Developer
4 11 (12.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (12.36%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Angular Developer
5 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Architect
6 9 (10.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (5.62%) .NET Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Digital Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Dynamics AX Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.49%) NoSQL Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) .NET
2 14 (15.73%) AngularJS
3 13 (14.61%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (12.36%) CSS
4 11 (12.36%) HTML
4 11 (12.36%) HTML5
4 11 (12.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (11.24%) CSS3
6 8 (8.99%) React
7 7 (7.87%) REST
8 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.25%) jQuery
8 2 (2.25%) RESTful
8 2 (2.25%) SOAP
8 2 (2.25%) Spring
8 2 (2.25%) Web Services
9 1 (1.12%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.12%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) NHS
2 11 (12.36%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) Fintech
5 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) Unix
3 4 (4.49%) CentOS
3 4 (4.49%) Windows
4 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) TOGAF
3 25 (28.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 24 (26.97%) PRINCE2
5 20 (22.47%) ERP
6 18 (20.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (19.10%) Logistics
8 16 (17.98%) MVC
9 13 (14.61%) Conceptual Models
10 11 (12.36%) Data Lineage
10 11 (12.36%) Data Modelling
10 11 (12.36%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (12.36%) Logical Data Model
10 11 (12.36%) TDD
11 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (11.24%) ITIL
11 10 (11.24%) Microservices
11 10 (11.24%) SOLID
12 9 (10.11%) DevOps
12 9 (10.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.98%) SQL
2 13 (14.61%) C#
3 11 (12.36%) Python
4 10 (11.24%) Java
5 5 (5.62%) PHP
6 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.37%) Perl
8 2 (2.25%) C
9 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.37%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.12%) CCDP
3 1 (1.12%) CCIE
3 1 (1.12%) CCNP
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.12%) CISSP
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) GPG13
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.37%) Puppet
1 3 (3.37%) Terraform
2 1 (1.12%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
2 4 (4.49%) ServiceNow
3 3 (3.37%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.25%) Adobe
4 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.25%) Zend
5 1 (1.12%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.12%) CA
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco
5 1 (1.12%) EMC
5 1 (1.12%) F5
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Juniper
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Qualys
5 1 (1.12%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Splunk
5 1 (1.12%) Tufin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, flexi, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Dependant on experience
Posted: 27 days ago