Period
to 15 February 2019

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 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 81 91
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 -13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 18 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.72% 1.23% 1.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.44% 8.33% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 11
Leicestershire median annual salary £59,000 £33,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.81% -32.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,800 £46,250
90th Percentile £99,750 £40,250 £85,000
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,555 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.50% -5.43% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 242 144 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 23.16% 14.74% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 174 119 88
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -3.04%
10th Percentile £25,750 £29,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,775 £60,000 £53,250
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -28 9 £52,500 +53.28% 7
Lutterworth - 3 £92,500 -
SaaS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Dell
3 4 (22.22%) Internet
3 4 (22.22%) QA
3 4 (22.22%) PaaS
3 4 (22.22%) IaaS
3 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) WPF
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) Linux

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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) IaaS
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Director
3 2 (11.11%) Sales Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Channel Sales Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Sales
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
4 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Sales Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) Ajax
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) jQuery
1 3 (16.67%) JSON
1 3 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Logistics
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) VBScript
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Dell
1 4 (22.22%) HP
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com