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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 59 33 57
Rank change year-on-year -26 +24  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.50% 4.46% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.06% 35.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 3
Median salary £80,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +113.33% +41.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 33 40 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 8.25% 12.74% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 8
Median salary £39,000 £43,835 £32,277
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.02% +35.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,317 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy

SaaS
Top Related 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of IT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lavendon Group
Posted: 11 days ago