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

Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 70 50
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 10 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.95% 1.29% 2.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.83% 14.75% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 16
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £33,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +32.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,050 £40,750
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 48 61 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 9.34% 8.75% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 23
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £42,540 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Staffordshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Staffordshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Stoke-on-Trent +19 7 £40,000 -8.57%
Stafford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cannock - 1 £47,500 -
SaaS
West Midlands

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

1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) MySQL
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) QA
6 4 (19.05%) WPF
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) Microservices
6 4 (19.05%) SOLID
7 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Angular 2
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) IaaS
7 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 3 (14.29%) Laravel
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (9.52%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.76%) FogBugz
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 3 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) WPF
3 3 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 3 (14.29%) Laravel
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) Symfony
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Microservices
3 4 (19.05%) SOLID
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (9.52%) B2B
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Zend
Staffordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Laptop, Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago