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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 76 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 16 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.82% 1.49% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.69% 13.95% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 3
Median salary £37,062 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.54% -40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 102 86 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 17.96% 10.67% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 99 82 27
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £60,400
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 23 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
Tyne and Wear +23 16 £37,062 +18.59% 4
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (53.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 16 (53.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 15 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 15 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 15 (50.00%) Law
3 15 (50.00%) Google
3 15 (50.00%) Pega
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 7 (23.33%) C#
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (20.00%) WCF
6 6 (20.00%) WPF
6 6 (20.00%) HTML5
6 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (16.67%) Angular 2
7 5 (16.67%) Java
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.00%) Python
9 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.00%) TDD
10 2 (6.67%) Spring

SaaS
Co-occurring 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 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 16 (53.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) Force.com
4 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) CircleCI
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
1 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) HTML5
2 6 (20.00%) WCF
2 6 (20.00%) WPF
3 5 (16.67%) Angular 2
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.33%) LESS
6 1 (3.33%) Mason
6 1 (3.33%) React
6 1 (3.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (6.67%) BDD
4 2 (6.67%) Coaching
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) OO
4 2 (6.67%) OOP
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.33%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Microservices
5 1 (3.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (50.00%) Google
2 15 (50.00%) Pega
2 15 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
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