The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 56 63
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.16% 2.11% 2.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.54% 25.42% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 26
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -64.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £45,600 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 52 59 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 10.04% 8.29% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 66 69 78
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £103,750 £48,150
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Leicestershire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Leicestershire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Leicestershire

SaaS
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Loughborough - 1 £28,500 -
SaaS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 2 (16.67%) PaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) IaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (16.67%) SAS
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) PHP

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
2 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) Head of IT
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (8.33%) React
4 1 (8.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (16.67%) Information Security
1 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
1 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
1 2 (16.67%) Logistics
1 2 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Zend