The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 101 92
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.11% 1.39% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.13% 12.00% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 13
Median salary £41,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.35% +15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £42,500
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 West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 234 150 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 21.71% 11.58% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 206 145 50
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

SaaS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SaaS in West Sussex

SaaS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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

Salary histogram for SaaS in West Sussex

SaaS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Sussex 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
Haywards Heath - 7 £40,000 -
Horsham - 4 £51,250 -
Crawley +5 1 £80,000 +18.51%
SaaS
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) .NET
4 12 (40.00%) Windows
5 11 (36.67%) Firewall
5 11 (36.67%) C#
5 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
5 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (36.67%) Degree
5 11 (36.67%) SDLC
5 11 (36.67%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (33.33%) Microservices
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 10 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 10 (33.33%) OOP
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 8 (26.67%) LAN
8 8 (26.67%) WAN
8 8 (26.67%) HP
9 7 (23.33%) SOA
9 7 (23.33%) Refactoring
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
9 7 (23.33%) Single Responsibility Principle

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (16.67%) IaaS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 8 (26.67%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) LINQPad
1 3 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) IT Support
4 5 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) SDLC
1 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 10 (33.33%) Microservices
2 10 (33.33%) OOP
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Refactoring
4 7 (23.33%) Single Responsibility Principle
4 7 (23.33%) SOA
5 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (16.67%) CRM
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
8 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) ERP
9 2 (6.67%) Project Management
10 1 (3.33%) BCP
10 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (16.67%) VBScript
6 3 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
1 5 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL