Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 121 154
Rank change year-on-year +68 +33 -1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 166 97 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.66% 2.27% 1.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.19% 9.48% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 140 84 72
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,555
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.50% -9.46%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +1.85%

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 1,170 1,023 1,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.84% 23.94% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 967 774 975
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,534 £42,555
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% +2.30% +0.13%
10th Percentile £24,400 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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
Leicestershire +66 64 £50,000 -15.25% 11
Northamptonshire +27 54 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -4 33 £45,000 -2.70% 10
Derbyshire +6 10 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Lincolnshire -10 1 £32,000 -54.29%
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 56 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.13%) Microsoft
3 50 (30.12%) Azure
4 48 (28.92%) C#
5 45 (27.11%) Windows
6 44 (26.51%) AWS
7 41 (24.70%) .NET
8 39 (23.49%) JavaScript
8 39 (23.49%) PaaS
9 33 (19.88%) HTML
9 33 (19.88%) Finance
10 31 (18.67%) Active Directory
10 31 (18.67%) IaaS
11 30 (18.07%) Retail
12 29 (17.47%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (16.27%) CSS
14 25 (15.06%) Software Engineering
14 25 (15.06%) SCCM
14 25 (15.06%) Office 365
14 25 (15.06%) Windows 10
15 24 (14.46%) Degree
16 23 (13.86%) Greenfield Project
17 22 (13.25%) AngularJS
18 21 (12.65%) SQL Server
18 21 (12.65%) B2B
19 20 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (12.05%) Scrum
20 19 (11.45%) T-SQL
20 19 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 18 (10.84%) Change Control

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 5 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.20%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.20%) WordPress
3 1 (0.60%) Zope
Applications
1 13 (7.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 13 (7.83%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (7.83%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (4.22%) NetSuite
1 7 (4.22%) SAP Business One
2 5 (3.01%) Sage 200
2 5 (3.01%) Sage 500
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.20%) Lawson
4 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.60%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 50 (30.12%) Azure
2 44 (26.51%) AWS
3 39 (23.49%) PaaS
4 31 (18.67%) IaaS
5 25 (15.06%) Office 365
6 13 (7.83%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (4.22%) GCP
8 4 (2.41%) GitHub
9 3 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.81%) Power Platform
10 2 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (1.20%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (1.20%) Boomi
10 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.20%) G Suite
10 2 (1.20%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.64%) SAN
2 14 (8.43%) VoIP
2 14 (8.43%) WAN
3 13 (7.83%) Firewall
4 12 (7.23%) MPLS
5 5 (3.01%) LAN
6 4 (2.41%) VLAN
6 4 (2.41%) VPN
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.20%) DHCP
7 2 (1.20%) DNS
7 2 (1.20%) HTTP
7 2 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.02%) MySQL
3 7 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.81%) Looker
5 3 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.81%) Power BI
5 3 (1.81%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (1.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.20%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (1.20%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.20%) DB2
6 2 (1.20%) Essbase
6 2 (1.20%) OLAP
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.01%) JIRA
3 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.20%) ReSharper
3 2 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (19.88%) Finance
2 30 (18.07%) Retail
3 10 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.82%) Games
5 6 (3.61%) Police
6 5 (3.01%) Marketing
7 4 (2.41%) Billing
7 4 (2.41%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.81%) Banking
8 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.20%) Legal
10 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (31.93%) Developer
2 31 (18.67%) Analyst
3 27 (16.27%) .NET Developer
4 23 (13.86%) Architect
5 16 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (9.64%) C# Developer
5 16 (9.64%) Cloud Architect
5 16 (9.64%) Consultant
6 14 (8.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 13 (7.83%) Azure Architect
7 13 (7.83%) Designer
7 13 (7.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (6.63%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.02%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (4.82%) Software Consultant
12 7 (4.22%) Development Team Leader
12 7 (4.22%) Implementation Consultant
12 7 (4.22%) NetSuite Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (24.70%) .NET
2 33 (19.88%) HTML
3 27 (16.27%) CSS
4 22 (13.25%) AngularJS
5 15 (9.04%) Vue.js
6 14 (8.43%) ASP.NET
7 13 (7.83%) LESS
7 13 (7.83%) Sass
8 11 (6.63%) jQuery
9 10 (6.02%) .NET Framework
9 10 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (5.42%) RESTful
11 8 (4.82%) Node.js
12 7 (4.22%) HTML5
13 6 (3.61%) Silverlight
13 6 (3.61%) Web Services
14 5 (3.01%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (3.01%) React
14 5 (3.01%) Spring
15 4 (2.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.86%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.64%) User Experience
4 15 (9.04%) Public Cloud
5 13 (7.83%) Data Centre
6 12 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.82%) FMCG
8 6 (3.61%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.81%) CMDB
9 3 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.20%) AS400
10 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.20%) PKI
10 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.20%) Xbox
11 1 (0.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.11%) Windows
2 25 (15.06%) Windows 10
3 17 (10.24%) Linux
4 13 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (7.83%) Ubuntu
5 11 (6.63%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.81%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.20%) Unix
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Android
8 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.47%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (15.06%) Software Engineering
4 21 (12.65%) B2B
5 20 (12.05%) Scrum
6 19 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 18 (10.84%) Change Control
8 17 (10.24%) Multichannel Retail
8 17 (10.24%) MVC
8 17 (10.24%) Project Delivery
9 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.43%) SDLC
9 14 (8.43%) Web Design
9 14 (8.43%) Web Development
10 13 (7.83%) ERP
10 13 (7.83%) Front End Development
10 13 (7.83%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 13 (7.83%) Process Improvement
11 12 (7.23%) CRM
11 12 (7.23%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.92%) C#
2 39 (23.49%) JavaScript
3 19 (11.45%) T-SQL
4 17 (10.24%) SQL
5 13 (7.83%) Java
5 13 (7.83%) PowerShell
5 13 (7.83%) VB.NET
6 12 (7.23%) PHP
7 9 (5.42%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.61%) C++
9 5 (3.01%) Python
9 5 (3.01%) Ruby
10 4 (2.41%) R
10 4 (2.41%) Scala
11 2 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.60%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (14.46%) Degree
2 20 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.23%) MCSD
4 10 (6.02%) DBS Check
5 6 (3.61%) MCSE
5 6 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.01%) CISM
6 5 (3.01%) CISSP
6 5 (3.01%) Master's Degree
7 4 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.20%) ACCA
8 2 (1.20%) CCNP
8 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.20%) PMP
9 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) GDPR
1 5 (3.01%) NIST
2 4 (2.41%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.81%) QA
3 3 (1.81%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (18.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.02%) XenApp
4 7 (4.22%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.20%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.20%) vSphere
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (15.06%) SCCM
2 13 (7.83%) SCOM
2 13 (7.83%) WSUS
3 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.41%) Nessus
5 2 (1.20%) Ansible
5 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (33.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.84%) Cisco
3 17 (10.24%) HP
4 15 (9.04%) Google
5 13 (7.83%) Adobe
5 13 (7.83%) NetApp
5 13 (7.83%) Red Hat
6 12 (7.23%) VMware
7 10 (6.02%) Citrix
7 10 (6.02%) Veeam
7 10 (6.02%) Zerto
8 9 (5.42%) SAP
9 7 (4.22%) Sage
10 6 (3.61%) Oracle
11 4 (2.41%) Databricks
11 4 (2.41%) Splunk
12 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.20%) Epicor
13 2 (1.20%) JD Edwards
13 2 (1.20%) Remedy