The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 45 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.06% 4.16% 2.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.00% 35.71% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 12
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +16.66%  
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 Leicester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 20 42 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 7.04% 11.63% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 28
Median salary £35,571 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.07% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

SaaS
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Leicester

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Leicester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (40.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (40.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA