Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 85 150
Rank change year-on-year -23 +65 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 90 138 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.34% 2.91% 1.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.10% 22.81% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 76 103 44
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £44,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £54,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -25.93% +50.00% -4.00%

SaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 687 605 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.83% 12.77% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 525 407 248
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -8.60%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £73,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,765 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.46% +6.91% -3.03%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 34 (37.78%) PaaS
2 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 23 (25.56%) Degree
6 21 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (21.11%) Mentoring
7 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (21.11%) C#
8 18 (20.00%) ITIL
8 18 (20.00%) Line Management
8 18 (20.00%) Office 365
9 17 (18.89%) Marketing
9 17 (18.89%) JavaScript
9 17 (18.89%) .NET
9 17 (18.89%) Finance
10 16 (17.78%) MVC
10 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
10 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (17.78%) Product Management
10 16 (17.78%) Social Media
10 16 (17.78%) IaaS
11 13 (14.44%) HTML
11 13 (14.44%) CSS
11 13 (14.44%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
12 12 (13.33%) Change Management
12 12 (13.33%) Migration
12 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
12 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS

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 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Drupal
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 34 (37.78%) PaaS
2 27 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (20.00%) Office 365
4 16 (17.78%) IaaS
5 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.22%) G Suite
7 1 (1.11%) Asana
7 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.11%) GitHub
7 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.11%) npm
7 1 (1.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (3.33%) HTTP
2 3 (3.33%) LAN
2 3 (3.33%) MPLS
2 3 (3.33%) WAN
3 2 (2.22%) DNS
3 2 (2.22%) SMS
4 1 (1.11%) DHCP
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) NaaS
4 1 (1.11%) SSL
4 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.11%) Big Data
4 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.11%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) JIRA
2 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (3.33%) Maven
4 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.11%) Grunt
5 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
1 17 (18.89%) Marketing
2 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.22%) Advertising
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Local Government
4 1 (1.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) Developer
2 18 (20.00%) Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Product Manager
4 14 (15.56%) Architect
5 13 (14.44%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (12.22%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (8.89%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (7.78%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Consultant
10 6 (6.67%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.89%) .NET
2 13 (14.44%) CSS
2 13 (14.44%) HTML
3 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (11.11%) Angular 2
4 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.44%) HTML5
6 4 (4.44%) Node.js
7 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (3.33%) CSS3
7 3 (3.33%) Express
7 3 (3.33%) Redux
7 3 (3.33%) REST
8 2 (2.22%) Middleware
8 2 (2.22%) React
8 2 (2.22%) React Native
8 2 (2.22%) Sass
8 2 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.78%) Social Media
3 13 (14.44%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
5 8 (8.89%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (6.67%) User Experience
7 4 (4.44%) Public Cloud
8 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
9 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.11%) Clustering
10 1 (1.11%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.11%) iPad
10 1 (1.11%) Learning Management System
10 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Android
2 9 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.67%) Windows
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) Linux
6 1 (1.11%) Unix
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (21.11%) Mentoring
4 18 (20.00%) ITIL
4 18 (20.00%) Line Management
5 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.78%) MVC
5 16 (17.78%) Product Management
6 12 (13.33%) Change Management
6 12 (13.33%) Migration
7 11 (12.22%) BDD
7 11 (12.22%) TDD
8 10 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (11.11%) Service Management
9 9 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (8.89%) Change Control
10 8 (8.89%) Presales
10 8 (8.89%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.78%) Scrum
11 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.11%) C#
2 17 (18.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.11%) SQL
4 9 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (25.56%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.22%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.11%) MCSA
4 1 (1.11%) MCSE
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PhD
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.33%) Puppet
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) Terraform
3 1 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.89%) ServiceNow
2 8 (8.89%) SolarWinds
3 5 (5.56%) SAP
4 4 (4.44%) Google
4 4 (4.44%) JD Edwards
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) VMware
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco
6 1 (1.11%) Cognos
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) NetApp
6 1 (1.11%) Teradata
6 1 (1.11%) Xamarin