Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 129 178
Rank change year-on-year -6 +49 +35
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 90 103 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.87% 2.00% 1.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.06% 13.24% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 81 113 93
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% -9.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,116 778 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.18% 15.12% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 928 677 585
East Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +1.96% +7.37%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in the East Midlands

SaaS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SaaS in the East Midlands

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in the East Midlands

SaaS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -17 29 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Leicestershire +10 26 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Northamptonshire +1 21 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Derbyshire +13 10 £59,250 +69.29% 2
Rutland +1 2 £25,000 -16.67%
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 33 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (31.11%) PaaS
3 24 (26.67%) C#
3 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.67%) SQL
4 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 21 (23.33%) HTML
6 20 (22.22%) CSS
6 20 (22.22%) Windows
7 19 (21.11%) MVC
7 19 (21.11%) IaaS
8 17 (18.89%) Finance
8 17 (18.89%) .NET
8 17 (18.89%) Office 365
8 17 (18.89%) AngularJS
9 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
9 16 (17.78%) ITIL
10 14 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (15.56%) jQuery
10 14 (15.56%) User Experience
11 13 (14.44%) Mentoring
12 12 (13.33%) Degree
12 12 (13.33%) HTML5
13 11 (12.22%) Marketing
13 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
13 11 (12.22%) PHP
13 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
13 11 (12.22%) React
13 11 (12.22%) Front End Development

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (7.78%) Apache
2 3 (3.33%) CMS
2 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) Confluence
3 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
4 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 28 (31.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 28 (31.11%) PaaS
2 19 (21.11%) IaaS
3 17 (18.89%) Office 365
4 14 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.44%) G Suite
6 3 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.22%) Slack
7 2 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.11%) npm
8 1 (1.11%) Serverless
8 1 (1.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Internet
1 5 (5.56%) LAN
1 5 (5.56%) VPN
2 3 (3.33%) SMS
2 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.33%) WAN
3 2 (2.22%) MPLS
3 2 (2.22%) VLAN
4 1 (1.11%) DHCP
4 1 (1.11%) DNS
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) MySQL
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.22%) Big Data
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.78%) JIRA
2 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.33%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.33%) Selenium
4 2 (2.22%) JUnit
4 2 (2.22%) Subversion
4 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.11%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (1.11%) Gradle
5 1 (1.11%) gulp
5 1 (1.11%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.11%) Spock
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Marketing
3 9 (10.00%) Retail
4 6 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (32.22%) Developer
2 18 (20.00%) Architect
3 10 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Chief Technology Officer
9 4 (4.44%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.33%) HTML
2 20 (22.22%) CSS
3 17 (18.89%) .NET
3 17 (18.89%) AngularJS
4 14 (15.56%) jQuery
5 12 (13.33%) HTML5
6 11 (12.22%) React
7 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (6.67%) Vue.js
11 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.56%) Angular 2
11 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (5.56%) CSS3
11 5 (5.56%) JSON
11 5 (5.56%) Node.js
11 5 (5.56%) Sass
12 4 (4.44%) ADO.NET
12 4 (4.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) User Experience
2 8 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.44%) CMDB
5 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.44%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.22%) Fintech
7 2 (2.22%) PKI
7 2 (2.22%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.22%) Wiki
8 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.11%) Handset
8 1 (1.11%) NHS
8 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.22%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Windows 10
3 7 (7.78%) Linux
3 7 (7.78%) Windows 8
4 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.44%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.33%) Unix
7 2 (2.22%) Android
7 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) MVC
3 16 (17.78%) ITIL
4 13 (14.44%) Mentoring
5 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.22%) Front End Development
6 10 (11.11%) ERP
6 10 (11.11%) OO
7 9 (10.00%) DevOps
7 9 (10.00%) Open Source
8 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (8.89%) Scrum
8 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.89%) TOGAF
9 7 (7.78%) CRM
9 7 (7.78%) Load Balancing
9 7 (7.78%) OOP
9 7 (7.78%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) C#
1 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 24 (26.67%) SQL
2 11 (12.22%) PHP
3 10 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.67%) Java
4 6 (6.67%) Python
5 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.22%) C
6 2 (2.22%) Ruby
6 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.11%) Go
7 1 (1.11%) Groovy
7 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.89%) TOGAF Certification
3 7 (7.78%) MCSE
4 3 (3.33%) CISSP
5 2 (2.22%) CCNA
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (2.22%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.22%) MCSA
5 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.11%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) PMO
3 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.78%) BitLocker
3 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.56%) Docker
5 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.11%) Ansible
2 1 (1.11%) logstash
2 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
2 1 (1.11%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) VMware
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle
3 5 (5.56%) SAP
4 4 (4.44%) Google
4 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.33%) Capita
6 2 (2.22%) Citrix
6 2 (2.22%) CyberArk
6 2 (2.22%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.22%) Mitel
6 2 (2.22%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.11%) Ab Initio