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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 57 58 41
Rank change year-on-year +1 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.31% 2.23% 5.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.00% 29.17% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 19
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 60 48 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 13.13% 7.63% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 75
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

SaaS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Sheffield

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

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

1 8 (50.00%) Java
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (43.75%) Big Data
2 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Biotechnology
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) SonicWALL
4 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
4 5 (31.25%) Office 365
4 5 (31.25%) EMC VNX
4 5 (31.25%) NAS
4 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (31.25%) vSphere
4 5 (31.25%) PaaS
4 5 (31.25%) Network Management
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) SharePoint

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
1 5 (31.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
1 5 (31.25%) NAS
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Architect
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Technical Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Java Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Java Software Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
2 5 (31.25%) Biotechnology
2 5 (31.25%) EMC VNX
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) Network Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) EMC
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) SonicWALL
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Zend