The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 45 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 +23  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.34% 0.90% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.67% 5.00% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% +4.65%  
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 Ipswich with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 45 60 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 20.09% 17.91% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 50
Median salary £42,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £28,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

SaaS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Software Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft