Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 204 163
Rank change year-on-year +41 -41 +91
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 54 32 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.09% 0.59% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.31% 6.48% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54 29 123
Leeds median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £57,750 £55,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 650 494 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.10% 9.06% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 550 417 413
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £25,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Leeds

SaaS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Leeds

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
3 12 (22.22%) Finance
4 11 (20.37%) Selenium
4 11 (20.37%) Cucumber
4 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
4 11 (20.37%) PaaS
4 11 (20.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (18.52%) SDLC
5 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (18.52%) IaaS
5 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.67%) JIRA
6 9 (16.67%) Marketing
6 9 (16.67%) User Stories
6 9 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (14.81%) Mobile App
7 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (14.81%) TOGAF
7 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (14.81%) C#
7 8 (14.81%) Java
8 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 7 (12.96%) DNS
8 7 (12.96%) SAML
8 7 (12.96%) Scrum
8 7 (12.96%) PKI
8 7 (12.96%) QA
8 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
8 7 (12.96%) Data Centre

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (3.70%) CMS
1 2 (3.70%) IIS
1 2 (3.70%) Jetty
1 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
1 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.41%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) PaaS
2 10 (18.52%) IaaS
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) DMZ
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) Network Security
3 2 (3.70%) Skype
3 2 (3.70%) SMS
3 2 (3.70%) VoIP
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
3 2 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.37%) Cucumber
2 11 (20.37%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) JIRA
4 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
5 5 (9.26%) JMeter
5 5 (9.26%) LoadRunner
5 5 (9.26%) Maven
6 4 (7.41%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Designer
5 6 (11.11%) UX Designer
6 5 (9.26%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Digital Transformation
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Digital Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Digital Transformation Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Product Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Designer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior UX Designer
7 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) SAML
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) REST
2 5 (9.26%) SOAP
2 5 (9.26%) XML
3 4 (7.41%) Velocity
4 3 (5.56%) Middleware
5 2 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.70%) CSS
5 2 (3.70%) HTML
5 2 (3.70%) Laravel
5 2 (3.70%) Sass
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.85%) JSON
6 1 (1.85%) MDX
6 1 (1.85%) RESTful
6 1 (1.85%) Spring
6 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 7 (12.96%) PKI
3 7 (12.96%) User Experience
4 4 (7.41%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Android
2 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
3 10 (18.52%) SDLC
3 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (16.67%) User Stories
5 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (14.81%) TOGAF
6 7 (12.96%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 7 (12.96%) IT Strategy
6 7 (12.96%) Scrum
7 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 6 (11.11%) DevOps
7 6 (11.11%) Open Source
7 6 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 6 (11.11%) Web Design
8 5 (9.26%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (9.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) C#
1 8 (14.81%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) Ruby
4 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.70%) Delphi
4 2 (3.70%) Pascal
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
4 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
1 5 (9.26%) ISEB
1 5 (9.26%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Ansible
2 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.70%) Rancher
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco
3 2 (3.70%) Cognos
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Nintex
4 1 (1.85%) SAP