Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 212 199
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 +73
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 68 68 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.01% 0.89% 1.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.98% 9.78% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 129
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -
10th Percentile £36,875 £31,250 £33,700
90th Percentile £71,875 £59,625 £57,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +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 852 695 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.71% 9.13% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 720 580 482
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,775
90th Percentile £63,875 £68,875 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +10.67%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Leeds +31 55 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Bradford -3 7 £55,000 +18.28%
Wakefield - 3 £45,000 -
Wetherby +12 1 - -
SaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
4 13 (19.12%) PaaS
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.65%) Finance
5 12 (17.65%) IaaS
5 12 (17.65%) SDLC
6 11 (16.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (16.18%) Cucumber
6 11 (16.18%) Test Automation
6 11 (16.18%) Selenium
7 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
7 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (13.24%) C#
8 9 (13.24%) SQL
8 9 (13.24%) Windows
8 9 (13.24%) DNS
8 9 (13.24%) Firewall
8 9 (13.24%) Marketing
8 9 (13.24%) JIRA
8 9 (13.24%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (13.24%) User Stories
9 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
9 8 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (11.76%) User Experience
9 8 (11.76%) Scrum
9 8 (11.76%) Java
9 8 (11.76%) ITIL

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 (7.35%) IIS
2 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.94%) CMS
3 2 (2.94%) Jetty
3 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (19.12%) PaaS
2 12 (17.65%) IaaS
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.94%) Office 365
5 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) DNS
1 9 (13.24%) Firewall
2 6 (8.82%) Skype
2 6 (8.82%) VoIP
3 4 (5.88%) DHCP
3 4 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 3 (4.41%) SMTP
5 2 (2.94%) DMZ
5 2 (2.94%) FTP
5 2 (2.94%) HTTP
5 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.94%) LAN
5 2 (2.94%) Network Security
5 2 (2.94%) SMS
5 2 (2.94%) SSL
5 2 (2.94%) Telnet
5 2 (2.94%) WAN
5 2 (2.94%) WLAN
6 1 (1.47%) IMAP
6 1 (1.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 11 (16.18%) Cucumber
2 11 (16.18%) Selenium
3 9 (13.24%) JIRA
4 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.35%) JMeter
5 5 (7.35%) LoadRunner
5 5 (7.35%) Maven
6 4 (5.88%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Marketing
3 4 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (2.94%) Billing
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) Architect
2 10 (14.71%) Test Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Designer
3 8 (11.76%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Product Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Development Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Product Development Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Designer
5 6 (8.82%) UX Designer
6 5 (7.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Digital Transformation
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Software Product Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Digital Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
1 7 (10.29%) SAML
2 5 (7.35%) REST
2 5 (7.35%) SOAP
2 5 (7.35%) XML
3 4 (5.88%) Velocity
4 3 (4.41%) Middleware
5 2 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.94%) CSS
5 2 (2.94%) HTML
5 2 (2.94%) Laravel
5 2 (2.94%) Sass
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.47%) JSON
6 1 (1.47%) MDX
6 1 (1.47%) RESTful
6 1 (1.47%) Spring
6 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.76%) User Experience
3 7 (10.29%) PKI
4 4 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Android
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.65%) SDLC
4 11 (16.18%) Test Automation
5 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
6 9 (13.24%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (13.24%) User Stories
7 8 (11.76%) ITIL
7 8 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (11.76%) Scrum
8 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.29%) DevOps
8 7 (10.29%) Immutable Infrastructure
8 7 (10.29%) IT Strategy
8 7 (10.29%) Product Management
9 6 (8.82%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Fault Analysis
9 6 (8.82%) Performance Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) C#
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 8 (11.76%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.41%) Ruby
5 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.94%) Delphi
5 2 (2.94%) Pascal
5 2 (2.94%) PHP
5 2 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.35%) ISEB
3 5 (7.35%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.41%) MCSA
4 3 (4.41%) MCSE
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.47%) CCNA
6 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) Ansible
2 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.94%) Rancher
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Google
3 4 (5.88%) Avaya
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco
3 4 (5.88%) Genesys
3 4 (5.88%) Verint
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.94%) Cognos
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Nintex
6 1 (1.47%) VMware