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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 106 116
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 42 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.17% 1.45% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.65% 15.32% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 9
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,400 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 332 222 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 17.17% 9.49% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 286 155 72
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 37 (45.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (41.98%) Microsoft
3 28 (34.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 24 (29.63%) SQL
5 23 (28.40%) Office 365
6 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (20.99%) TOGAF
8 16 (19.75%) PaaS
9 15 (18.52%) MVC
9 15 (18.52%) SharePoint
10 14 (17.28%) .NET
11 13 (16.05%) C#
11 13 (16.05%) ITIL
11 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
11 13 (16.05%) Conceptual Models
12 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (14.81%) CSS
12 12 (14.81%) HTML
13 11 (13.58%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
13 11 (13.58%) DevOps
13 11 (13.58%) Logical Data Model
13 11 (13.58%) Data Lineage
14 10 (12.35%) React
14 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
15 9 (11.11%) TDD
15 9 (11.11%) NoSQL
16 8 (9.88%) HTML5

SaaS
Co-occurring 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 15 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.17%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 37 (45.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (28.40%) Office 365
3 16 (19.75%) PaaS
4 8 (9.88%) IaaS
5 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (6.17%) GitHub
6 1 (1.23%) Asana
6 1 (1.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (7.41%) LAN
2 6 (7.41%) WAN
3 4 (4.94%) HTTP
4 2 (2.47%) NaaS
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) IPsec
5 1 (1.23%) SAN
5 1 (1.23%) SSL
5 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.64%) MySQL
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
2 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.23%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.23%) Gradle
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (41.98%) Architect
2 23 (28.40%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (22.22%) Developer
4 11 (13.58%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 10 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.35%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 8 (9.88%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (8.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Angular Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Azure Developer
10 4 (4.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (4.94%) IT Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) .NET
2 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
3 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (14.81%) CSS
3 12 (14.81%) HTML
4 10 (12.35%) React
5 8 (9.88%) CSS3
5 8 (9.88%) HTML5
5 8 (9.88%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.17%) Express
7 5 (6.17%) Node.js
8 4 (4.94%) Angular 2
8 4 (4.94%) Middleware
8 4 (4.94%) Redux
8 4 (4.94%) REST
9 3 (3.70%) Sequelize
10 2 (2.47%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) User Experience
4 3 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
1 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
2 5 (6.17%) Android
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.99%) TOGAF
4 15 (18.52%) MVC
5 13 (16.05%) Conceptual Models
5 13 (16.05%) ITIL
6 11 (13.58%) Data Lineage
6 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
6 11 (13.58%) DevOps
6 11 (13.58%) GAP Analysis
6 11 (13.58%) Logical Data Model
7 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.11%) TDD
9 8 (9.88%) Microservices
10 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.41%) Service Management
12 5 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) SQL
2 13 (16.05%) C#
3 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (1.23%) C
6 1 (1.23%) Java
6 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.47%) MCSA
2 2 (2.47%) MCSE
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.47%) Docker
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.17%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) SCCM
2 3 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) VMware
3 4 (4.94%) Google
4 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 3 (3.70%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.47%) Adobe
5 2 (2.47%) NetApp
5 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, flexi, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago