The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 71 52
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.89% 1.79% 4.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.11% 28.00% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 21
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +23.07%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 74 50 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 10.95% 6.38% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67 39 93
Median salary £39,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,275 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SaaS in South Yorkshire

SaaS
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Sheffield -1 6 £30,000 -25.00%
SaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
2 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (46.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Biotechnology
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 5 (33.33%) Office 365
4 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
4 5 (33.33%) NAS
4 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (33.33%) vSphere
4 5 (33.33%) PaaS
4 5 (33.33%) Network Management
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
1 5 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) NAS
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Architect
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Technical Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Java Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Java Software Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (33.33%) Biotechnology
2 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Network Management
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) EMC
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Zend