Period
to 11 November 2019

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 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 103 199
Rank change year-on-year -32 +96 +20
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 71 143 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.70% 2.65% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.27% 10.51% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 61 126 65
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% -4.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +14.29%

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 1,347 1,360 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.19% 25.23% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,133 1,148 777
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,100 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.22% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 11 November 2019.

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 11 November 2019. 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 -27 54 £47,500 -5.94% 11
Bradford +22 11 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Wakefield +1 1 £33,500 -4.29%
SaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, 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 41 (57.75%) AWS
2 33 (46.48%) Azure
3 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (28.17%) PaaS
4 20 (28.17%) IaaS
5 16 (22.54%) Windows
6 15 (21.13%) SQL
6 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
6 15 (21.13%) Finance
7 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
7 13 (18.31%) .NET
7 13 (18.31%) Linux
7 13 (18.31%) DevOps
7 13 (18.31%) IT Strategy
8 12 (16.90%) Unix
8 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
9 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (15.49%) Decision-Making
9 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
10 10 (14.08%) C#
10 10 (14.08%) Python
11 9 (12.68%) Web Services
11 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
11 9 (12.68%) Project Management
11 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
11 9 (12.68%) Open Source
11 9 (12.68%) Microservices
11 9 (12.68%) Project Delivery
12 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (11.27%) Coaching

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 5 (7.04%) CMS
2 3 (4.23%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) PowerExchange
3 2 (2.82%) SAS
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 41 (57.75%) AWS
2 33 (46.48%) Azure
3 20 (28.17%) IaaS
3 20 (28.17%) PaaS
4 6 (8.45%) GitHub
5 5 (7.04%) GCP
5 5 (7.04%) Office 365
6 4 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (5.63%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (4.23%) Serverless
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (2.82%) G Suite
8 2 (2.82%) Silverpop
8 2 (2.82%) Slack
8 2 (2.82%) Trello
9 1 (1.41%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) LAN
1 4 (5.63%) WAN
2 3 (4.23%) DNS
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) VPN
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
3 2 (2.82%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) SMTP
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) Skype
4 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.82%) DB2
4 2 (2.82%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.41%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.04%) Bitbucket
2 5 (7.04%) JIRA
3 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.82%) GitLab
4 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.41%) Codeship
5 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Legal
4 3 (4.23%) Games
4 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Architect
2 14 (19.72%) Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Security Specialist
6 3 (4.23%) Site Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) Web Services
3 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.45%) CSS
4 6 (8.45%) HTML
5 4 (5.63%) J2EE
6 3 (4.23%) LDAP
6 3 (4.23%) Spring
7 2 (2.82%) .NET Core
7 2 (2.82%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (2.82%) Node.js
7 2 (2.82%) RESTful
7 2 (2.82%) Sensu
8 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.41%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.41%) HTML5
8 1 (1.41%) Laravel
8 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.45%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.63%) Cloud Native
3 4 (5.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.63%) Learning Management System
3 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Robotics
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Life Science
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Windows
2 13 (18.31%) Linux
3 12 (16.90%) Unix
4 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.23%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.41%) AIX
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.31%) DevOps
2 13 (18.31%) IT Strategy
3 11 (15.49%) Decision-Making
3 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (12.68%) Microservices
4 9 (12.68%) Open Source
4 9 (12.68%) Project Delivery
4 9 (12.68%) Project Management
5 8 (11.27%) Coaching
5 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (11.27%) ITIL
5 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
6 7 (9.86%) Migration
7 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.45%) CRM
7 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) SQL
2 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.08%) C#
3 10 (14.08%) Python
4 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
5 7 (9.86%) Java
6 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.04%) Ruby
7 4 (5.63%) Perl
8 3 (4.23%) PHP
9 2 (2.82%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) Korn
9 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.82%) VBA
10 1 (1.41%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) MCP
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.41%) ISACA
4 1 (1.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) GDPR
2 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.23%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.04%) Docker
2 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.23%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Kubernetes
1 6 (8.45%) Puppet
2 4 (5.63%) Ansible
3 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.23%) Terraform
4 2 (2.82%) CASB
4 2 (2.82%) Nagios
4 2 (2.82%) Pingdom
4 2 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.41%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.41%) SCCM
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) VMware
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco
3 5 (7.04%) Google
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) PayPal
5 2 (2.82%) Adobe
5 2 (2.82%) CloudEndure
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Informatica
5 2 (2.82%) PagerDuty
5 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.41%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 1 (1.41%) Dell
6 1 (1.41%) HP
6 1 (1.41%) NetApp
6 1 (1.41%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (1.41%) SOTI
6 1 (1.41%) Veeam