Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 94 83
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11 +17
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 23 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.91% 1.22% 2.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.83% 10.42% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 25
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +34.92% +3.28%
10th Percentile £26,025 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,025 £58,750 £42,100
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £54,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -25.93% +50.00% -4.00%

SaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 116 144 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.64% 11.75% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 94 121 81
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,125 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.19% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,400 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,765 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.46% +6.91% -3.03%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +38 17 £40,000 -
Stafford -8 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Lichfield - 3 £27,000 -
SaaS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 11 (47.83%) MySQL
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
4 10 (43.48%) Retail
5 9 (39.13%) SDLC
6 8 (34.78%) TDD
6 8 (34.78%) WPF
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) HTML5
7 7 (30.43%) SOLID
7 7 (30.43%) Angular 2
7 7 (30.43%) Microservices
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
9 5 (21.74%) Scrum
9 5 (21.74%) PHP
10 4 (17.39%) Java
10 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 4 (17.39%) VMware
10 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
10 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
11 3 (13.04%) RESTful
11 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
11 3 (13.04%) Relational Database

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 3 (13.04%) ColdFusion
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) MySQL
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 10 (43.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
3 8 (34.78%) WPF
4 7 (30.43%) Angular 2
4 7 (30.43%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) RESTful
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Laravel
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 7 (30.43%) Microservices
4 7 (30.43%) SOLID
5 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Web Design
8 2 (8.70%) Change Management
8 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (8.70%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.70%) OOD
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix