Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 183 213
Rank change year-on-year +73 +30 -13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 126 76 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.45% 1.12% 0.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.95% 8.48% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 113 71 61
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.53% +9.41%
10th Percentile £32,750 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,750 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.45% +12.22% +7.14%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,266 896 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.61% 13.16% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 757 580
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,900 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,500 £66,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in West Yorkshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SaaS in West Yorkshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in West Yorkshire

SaaS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Leeds +55 100 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Bradford +23 9 £36,000 -30.77% 1
Wetherby -2 6 £53,750 - 2
Wakefield -3 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Halifax - 2 £50,000 -
SaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 66 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (42.06%) PaaS
3 51 (40.48%) IaaS
4 47 (37.30%) DevOps
4 47 (37.30%) Microsoft
5 46 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (31.75%) SQL
7 39 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
8 37 (29.37%) Finance
9 34 (26.98%) PowerShell
10 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
11 26 (20.63%) Docker
12 25 (19.84%) Bash Shell
13 22 (17.46%) Migration
14 21 (16.67%) ITIL
15 20 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (15.87%) Risk Management
15 20 (15.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 20 (15.87%) Jenkins
16 19 (15.08%) .NET
17 18 (14.29%) Windows
17 18 (14.29%) SharePoint
17 18 (14.29%) Puppet
17 18 (14.29%) Kubernetes
18 17 (13.49%) JavaScript
19 16 (12.70%) Java
20 15 (11.90%) Terraform
20 15 (11.90%) GitLab
20 15 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
21 14 (11.11%) Information Security

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 18 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.35%) Apache Solr
2 8 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.56%) IIS
4 4 (3.17%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.59%) Confluence
6 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.79%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 66 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (42.06%) PaaS
3 51 (40.48%) IaaS
4 39 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.38%) G Suite
6 3 (2.38%) Office 365
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.79%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.79%) GitHub
7 1 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Serverless
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) Firewall
2 10 (7.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (6.35%) Intranet
4 6 (4.76%) DNS
5 5 (3.97%) DHCP
6 2 (1.59%) Internet
6 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.79%) FTP
7 1 (0.79%) HTTP
7 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.79%) Network Security
7 1 (0.79%) SMTP
7 1 (0.79%) SSL
7 1 (0.79%) Telnet
7 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.17%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (3.17%) PowerPivot
4 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.59%) MySQL
6 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 20 (15.87%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.90%) GitLab
3 9 (7.14%) JIRA
4 6 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (4.76%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.17%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.38%) CircleCI
6 3 (2.38%) Codeship
6 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.38%) Selenium
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 2 (1.59%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.79%) Hudson
8 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (29.37%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.59%) Advertising
4 2 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (12.70%) Analyst
1 16 (12.70%) Architect
1 16 (12.70%) Azure Engineer
2 15 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (8.73%) Developer
4 10 (7.94%) Platform Engineer
5 9 (7.14%) Consultant
5 9 (7.14%) Site Engineer
5 9 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 8 (6.35%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.35%) IT Manager
7 7 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Security Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Security Consultant
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) .NET
2 8 (6.35%) .NET Core
2 8 (6.35%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (6.35%) Lucene
3 6 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.76%) Node.js
4 5 (3.97%) REST
5 4 (3.17%) MDX
5 4 (3.17%) Web Services
6 3 (2.38%) ADO.NET
6 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.38%) HTML
6 3 (2.38%) Spring
6 3 (2.38%) XML
6 3 (2.38%) XSD
7 2 (1.59%) CSS
7 2 (1.59%) HTML5
7 2 (1.59%) RESTful
8 1 (0.79%) JDBC
8 1 (0.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (3.97%) Fintech
3 5 (3.97%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.17%) NHS
4 4 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) EPoS
6 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.29%) Windows
2 14 (11.11%) Linux
3 13 (10.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.17%) Unix
5 2 (1.59%) Android
5 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.30%) DevOps
2 46 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.46%) Migration
4 21 (16.67%) ITIL
5 20 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (15.87%) Risk Management
6 15 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (11.11%) Information Security
8 13 (10.32%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (10.32%) Service Delivery
9 12 (9.52%) IT Strategy
10 11 (8.73%) Capacity Management
10 11 (8.73%) SOA
11 10 (7.94%) CRM
12 9 (7.14%) Presales
12 9 (7.14%) Scrum
12 9 (7.14%) Service Management
12 9 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.75%) SQL
2 34 (26.98%) PowerShell
3 25 (19.84%) Bash Shell
4 17 (13.49%) JavaScript
5 16 (12.70%) Java
6 14 (11.11%) C#
7 13 (10.32%) Python
8 12 (9.52%) Perl
9 10 (7.94%) C++
10 8 (6.35%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (3.17%) VB
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) PHP
12 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) CISSP
3 4 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.59%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.52%) QA
2 12 (9.52%) SLA
3 6 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (3.17%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (20.63%) Docker
2 13 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 18 (14.29%) Puppet
2 15 (11.90%) Terraform
3 3 (2.38%) Ansible
3 3 (2.38%) CFEngine
3 3 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.79%) CASB
4 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.79%) Nessus
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (37.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.32%) VMware
3 10 (7.94%) Cisco
4 7 (5.56%) Oracle
5 6 (4.76%) IBM
5 6 (4.76%) SAP
6 4 (3.17%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.17%) Google
7 2 (1.59%) Nintex
7 2 (1.59%) Sage
8 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix
8 1 (0.79%) Cognos
8 1 (0.79%) Infor
8 1 (0.79%) McAfee
8 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.79%) Splunk
8 1 (0.79%) Veeam
8 1 (0.79%) Xero