The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
England / North East
Rank 57 57 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 14 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.22% 3.24% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.00% 25.30% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 7
Median salary £37,062 £39,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.96% +62.50%  
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 the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 100 83 80
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 15.85% 12.81% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 95 63 75
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

SaaS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SaaS in the North East

SaaS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Tyne and Wear +10 12 £37,062 -6.17% 2
Teesside - 2 £45,000 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (63.16%) Law
3 12 (63.16%) Pega
3 12 (63.16%) Google
3 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
3 12 (63.16%) ServiceNow
4 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) SLA
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (10.53%) Apache Solr
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Salesforce Developer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Salesforce Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Salesforce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Mason
3 1 (5.26%) Visualforce
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) AIX
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
1 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Data Management
3 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) OOP
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (63.16%) Google
2 12 (63.16%) Pega
2 12 (63.16%) ServiceNow
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 13 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago