Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 165 196
Rank change year-on-year +7 +31 +46
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 301 333 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.97% 1.83% 1.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.10% 16.54% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 300 292 268
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.79% +4.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,375 £82,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +7.84% +7.37%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2487 2013 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.25% 11.05% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2062 1516 1126
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in the Midlands

SaaS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for SaaS in the Midlands

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in the Midlands

SaaS
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
West Midlands +19 223 £40,000 -25.93% 14
East Midlands +5 73 £37,500 -11.76% 7
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 147 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (33.89%) .NET
3 93 (30.90%) C#
4 90 (29.90%) JavaScript
5 85 (28.24%) HTML
6 79 (26.25%) CSS
6 79 (26.25%) MVC
7 74 (24.58%) SQL
8 66 (21.93%) ASP.NET
9 64 (21.26%) AngularJS
10 62 (20.60%) Microsoft
11 56 (18.60%) Finance
12 54 (17.94%) Microsoft Azure
13 53 (17.61%) PaaS
13 53 (17.61%) Greenfield Project
14 50 (16.61%) SQL Server
15 49 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (14.95%) Java
17 43 (14.29%) Web Services
18 40 (13.29%) HTML5
19 39 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
20 38 (12.62%) Scrum
21 36 (11.96%) IaaS
22 35 (11.63%) Git (software)
22 35 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
23 33 (10.96%) Unit Testing
23 33 (10.96%) JSON
23 33 (10.96%) Project Management
24 32 (10.63%) Android
24 32 (10.63%) ASP.NET Web API

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 17 (5.65%) Confluence
2 11 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.99%) CMS
3 6 (1.99%) Documentum
4 4 (1.33%) Apache
4 4 (1.33%) Orchard CMS
4 4 (1.33%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.00%) ColdFusion
5 3 (1.00%) IIS
6 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 54 (17.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (17.61%) PaaS
3 36 (11.96%) IaaS
4 30 (9.97%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (9.63%) Office 365
6 8 (2.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.66%) G Suite
7 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) Asana
8 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.33%) GitHub
8 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.98%) ATM
2 14 (4.65%) WAN
3 13 (4.32%) Firewall
4 11 (3.65%) DNS
4 11 (3.65%) VPN
5 9 (2.99%) Internet
6 8 (2.66%) BGP
6 8 (2.66%) LAN
7 7 (2.33%) DHCP
7 7 (2.33%) SSL
8 6 (1.99%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.66%) ICMP
9 5 (1.66%) IPv4
9 5 (1.66%) IPv6
9 5 (1.66%) Multicast
9 5 (1.66%) OSPF
9 5 (1.66%) Skype
10 4 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.33%) MPLS
10 4 (1.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.31%) MySQL
3 14 (4.65%) Big Data
4 13 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (4.32%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.99%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.99%) DocumentDB
7 9 (2.99%) Power BI
8 8 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.66%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.00%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.66%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.31%) JIRA
3 18 (5.98%) Visual Studio
4 17 (5.65%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.99%) NetBeans
6 9 (2.99%) Subversion
7 8 (2.66%) Selenium
7 8 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.33%) Android Studio
8 7 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (2.33%) Xcode
9 3 (1.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (1.00%) Maven
9 3 (1.00%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.66%) JUnit
10 2 (0.66%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.33%) GDB
11 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
11 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (18.60%) Finance
2 28 (9.30%) Marketing
3 26 (8.64%) Retail
4 13 (4.32%) Banking
5 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.33%) Games
7 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Electronics
8 2 (0.66%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (40.20%) Developer
2 60 (19.93%) .NET Developer
3 53 (17.61%) C# Developer
4 51 (16.94%) ASP.NET Developer
5 46 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 40 (13.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (11.96%) JavaScript Developer
8 33 (10.96%) Architect
9 30 (9.97%) Senior Developer
10 27 (8.97%) Software Developer
11 26 (8.64%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (8.31%) Analyst
13 22 (7.31%) Product Manager
14 21 (6.98%) HTML Developer
15 18 (5.98%) .NET Software Developer
15 18 (5.98%) C# Software Developer
15 18 (5.98%) Consultant
15 18 (5.98%) HTML CSS Developer
16 17 (5.65%) Project Manager
17 16 (5.32%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (33.89%) .NET
2 85 (28.24%) HTML
3 79 (26.25%) CSS
4 66 (21.93%) ASP.NET
5 64 (21.26%) AngularJS
6 43 (14.29%) Web Services
7 40 (13.29%) HTML5
8 39 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (10.96%) JSON
10 32 (10.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (8.31%) XML
12 24 (7.97%) Angular 2
12 24 (7.97%) SOAP
13 21 (6.98%) REST
14 17 (5.65%) .NET Core
14 17 (5.65%) CSS3
15 16 (5.32%) ASP.NET Core
15 16 (5.32%) jQuery
16 13 (4.32%) Sass
17 12 (3.99%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.61%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.31%) Mobile App
4 24 (7.97%) User Experience
5 23 (7.64%) Data Centre
6 16 (5.32%) Social Media
7 15 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.66%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (2.33%) iPad
9 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.99%) W3C
11 5 (1.66%) PKI
11 5 (1.66%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.66%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.66%) Replication
13 1 (0.33%) Clustering
13 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.63%) Android
2 31 (10.30%) Apple iOS
2 31 (10.30%) Windows
3 21 (6.98%) Linux
4 6 (1.99%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (1.66%) Unix
5 5 (1.66%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (26.25%) MVC
3 49 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (12.62%) Scrum
5 33 (10.96%) Project Management
5 33 (10.96%) Unit Testing
6 31 (10.30%) Mobile Development
7 29 (9.63%) SDLC
8 28 (9.30%) Logistics
8 28 (9.30%) Mentoring
8 28 (9.30%) OO
8 28 (9.30%) TDD
9 26 (8.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 26 (8.64%) ITIL
9 26 (8.64%) Microservices
10 25 (8.31%) Test Automation
11 24 (7.97%) Business Analysis
11 24 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (7.31%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (30.90%) C#
2 90 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 74 (24.58%) SQL
4 45 (14.95%) Java
5 17 (5.65%) PHP
6 16 (5.32%) PowerShell
6 16 (5.32%) T-SQL
7 14 (4.65%) TypeScript
8 7 (2.33%) Apple Swift
8 7 (2.33%) Objective-C
8 7 (2.33%) Python
9 5 (1.66%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.66%) C
9 5 (1.66%) C++
9 5 (1.66%) Perl
9 5 (1.66%) Ruby
10 3 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.66%) Groovy
11 2 (0.66%) R
12 1 (0.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 31 (10.30%) Degree
2 8 (2.66%) CCIE
2 8 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.00%) CCNP
4 3 (1.00%) JNCIE
4 3 (1.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (1.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (0.66%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.66%) MCSA
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.66%) PhD
5 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MCITP
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.32%) QA
2 4 (1.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) GCP
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) NIST 800
System Software
1 14 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.33%) Docker
4 5 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.00%) vSphere
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (4.65%) Puppet
3 5 (1.66%) Ansible
4 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.00%) SCCM
4 3 (1.00%) SmoothWall
5 2 (0.66%) Terraform
5 2 (0.66%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.33%) Nmap
6 1 (0.33%) SCOM
6 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 62 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.65%) Xamarin
3 11 (3.65%) Oracle
3 11 (3.65%) SolarWinds
4 10 (3.32%) ServiceNow
5 9 (2.99%) VMware
6 8 (2.66%) SAP
7 7 (2.33%) Cisco
8 6 (1.99%) Pega
8 6 (1.99%) Sencha
9 5 (1.66%) Google
10 4 (1.33%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.33%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.00%) Juniper
12 2 (0.66%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.66%) Tableau
13 1 (0.33%) Cadence
13 1 (0.33%) Zend