The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 25 47
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.20% 5.74% 1.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.00% 51.85% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 2
Median salary £22,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.86% +15.00%  
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 Solihull with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 75 27 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 26.22% 11.07% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 72 21 5
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

SaaS
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Solihull

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Solihull over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Solihull

SaaS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) HTML5
2 10 (66.67%) CSS3
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
5 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 4 (26.67%) QA
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) JUnit
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (13.33%) PHPUnit
7 2 (13.33%) User Experience
8 1 (6.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 1 (6.67%) PHP 7
8 1 (6.67%) Laravel
8 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 1 (6.67%) WordPress

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (26.67%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) PHPUnit
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) OO PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
1 10 (66.67%) CSS3
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Laravel
2 1 (6.67%) LESS
2 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago