Period
to 27 July 2021

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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 33 41 98
Rank change year-on-year +8 +57 +55
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 199 90 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.42% 5.08% 2.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.64% 16.07% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 156 70 75
10th Percentile £35,594 £32,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £40,938 £37,500 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £64,063 £64,688 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £63,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.81% +3.33% +9.09%

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 1,196 560 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.56% 31.62% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 922 457 971
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,598 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,188 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -0.13%
75th Percentile £58,250 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,375 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SaaS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for SaaS in the East Midlands

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

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 27 July 2021. 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 +35 101 £52,500 - 17
Derbyshire -2 37 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Leicestershire -11 35 £56,250 +9.76% 17
Northamptonshire -24 18 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Lincolnshire - 4 £31,000 - 1
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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.

1 107 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (44.72%) AWS
3 60 (30.15%) JavaScript
4 59 (29.65%) Law
5 57 (28.64%) .NET
6 54 (27.14%) QA
7 53 (26.63%) Microservices
8 51 (25.63%) C#
9 48 (24.12%) ITIL
10 44 (22.11%) AngularJS
11 38 (19.10%) Azure
12 37 (18.59%) Social Skills
13 33 (16.58%) Service Management
14 30 (15.08%) Node.js
14 30 (15.08%) DevOps
14 30 (15.08%) Decision-Making
15 29 (14.57%) Line Management
16 28 (14.07%) Software Engineering
17 27 (13.57%) PaaS
18 26 (13.07%) PowerShell
19 24 (12.06%) Microsoft
20 22 (11.06%) PHP
20 22 (11.06%) .NET Core
21 21 (10.55%) Scrum
22 20 (10.05%) Windows
22 20 (10.05%) Test Automation
22 20 (10.05%) TDD
22 20 (10.05%) Virtual Team
22 20 (10.05%) IaaS
23 19 (9.55%) React

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 10 (5.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.51%) ThingWorx
4 4 (2.01%) Confluence
5 3 (1.51%) Apache
6 2 (1.01%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Synapse
7 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.02%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.01%) Figma
3 2 (1.01%) InVision
3 2 (1.01%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (3.52%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (44.72%) AWS
2 38 (19.10%) Azure
3 27 (13.57%) PaaS
4 20 (10.05%) IaaS
5 18 (9.05%) Microsoft 365
6 13 (6.53%) Power Platform
6 13 (6.53%) Serverless
7 11 (5.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (5.53%) GitHub
8 10 (5.03%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (5.03%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (4.52%) OneDrive
9 9 (4.52%) Power Automate
9 9 (4.52%) PowerApps
10 8 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (4.02%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (4.02%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (3.52%) Amazon EKS
11 7 (3.52%) GCP
11 7 (3.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.03%) LAN
1 12 (6.03%) WAN
2 8 (4.02%) Firewall
3 7 (3.52%) IPv4
4 6 (3.02%) DAB
4 6 (3.02%) SAN
5 5 (2.51%) DHCP
5 5 (2.51%) DNS
6 3 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.01%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.50%) Network Security
8 1 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.05%) MySQL
2 10 (5.03%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (5.03%) NoSQL
2 10 (5.03%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.52%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.01%) Power BI
8 2 (1.01%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
9 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.50%) Looker
9 1 (0.50%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.50%) OLAP
9 1 (0.50%) OLTP
9 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (8.04%) GitLab
2 11 (5.53%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.52%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.52%) JIRA
4 7 (3.52%) Vagrant
5 6 (3.02%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.01%) Cypress.io
7 3 (1.51%) Postman
8 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
General
1 59 (29.65%) Law
2 37 (18.59%) Social Skills
3 15 (7.54%) Retail
4 9 (4.52%) Games
5 8 (4.02%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.51%) Marketing
7 3 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.51%) Banking
8 2 (1.01%) Advertising
8 2 (1.01%) Finance
8 2 (1.01%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (18.59%) Developer
2 29 (14.57%) Support Team Leader
2 29 (14.57%) Team Leader
3 27 (13.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 27 (13.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (8.54%) .NET Developer
4 17 (8.54%) Analyst
4 17 (8.54%) Architect
5 16 (8.04%) C# Developer
6 14 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (5.03%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.52%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (4.52%) Scrum Master
8 9 (4.52%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.02%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.02%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.02%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (3.02%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.64%) .NET
2 44 (22.11%) AngularJS
3 30 (15.08%) Node.js
4 22 (11.06%) .NET Core
5 19 (9.55%) HTML
5 19 (9.55%) React
6 17 (8.54%) CSS
7 14 (7.04%) .NET Framework
7 14 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (6.53%) ASP.NET
8 13 (6.53%) GraphQL
9 12 (6.03%) JSON
10 10 (5.03%) REST
11 8 (4.02%) JSON Schema
12 7 (3.52%) Django
12 7 (3.52%) Express
12 7 (3.52%) MEAN Stack
12 7 (3.52%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (3.02%) HTML5
13 6 (3.02%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.05%) Virtual Team
2 19 (9.55%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.03%) User Experience
4 11 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (4.52%) Legacy Applications
6 7 (3.52%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (3.52%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.51%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.51%) SCADA
8 4 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.51%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.01%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.01%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.05%) Windows
2 19 (9.55%) Linux
3 10 (5.03%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.52%) Unix
5 4 (2.01%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) Android
6 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (26.63%) Microservices
3 48 (24.12%) ITIL
4 33 (16.58%) Service Management
5 30 (15.08%) Decision-Making
5 30 (15.08%) DevOps
6 29 (14.57%) Line Management
7 28 (14.07%) Software Engineering
8 21 (10.55%) Scrum
9 20 (10.05%) TDD
9 20 (10.05%) Test Automation
10 15 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (7.04%) Coaching
11 14 (7.04%) Migration
12 13 (6.53%) MVC
12 13 (6.53%) SOA
13 12 (6.03%) Conflict Resolution
13 12 (6.03%) Data Engineering
14 11 (5.53%) Front End Development
14 11 (5.53%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 60 (30.15%) JavaScript
2 51 (25.63%) C#
3 26 (13.07%) PowerShell
4 22 (11.06%) PHP
5 18 (9.05%) SQL
6 14 (7.04%) Python
7 13 (6.53%) Java
8 10 (5.03%) C++
9 8 (4.02%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.02%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.52%) C
10 7 (3.52%) Perl
10 7 (3.52%) Ruby
10 7 (3.52%) VB
11 5 (2.51%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.01%) Go
13 1 (0.50%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (3.02%) MCSA
1 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.01%) VCAP
3 3 (1.51%) Degree
3 3 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.01%) MCP
4 2 (1.01%) MCSE
5 1 (0.50%) HND
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (27.14%) QA
2 5 (2.51%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.51%) Accessibility
System Software
1 17 (8.54%) Active Directory
1 17 (8.54%) Docker
2 12 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.52%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.02%) vSphere
5 4 (2.01%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (9.55%) Terraform
2 16 (8.04%) Kubernetes
2 16 (8.04%) SCCM
3 15 (7.54%) Ansible
4 7 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.52%) Puppet
5 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.01%) PowerCLI
5 4 (2.01%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.01%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.01%) vRealize
6 3 (1.51%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.50%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (12.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.54%) VMware
3 9 (4.52%) Oracle
4 7 (3.52%) Alibaba
4 7 (3.52%) IBM
4 7 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.02%) Citrix
6 5 (2.51%) Adobe
6 5 (2.51%) Google
6 5 (2.51%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.01%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.51%) Cisco
8 3 (1.51%) HubSpot
9 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.01%) Meraki
9 2 (1.01%) NetApp
9 2 (1.01%) Sophos
9 2 (1.01%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.50%) HP
10 1 (0.50%) Sage