Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 186 213
Rank change year-on-year +91 +27 -12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 144 82 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.64% 1.25% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 9.80% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 130 73 62
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +2.15% +16.25%
10th Percentile £35,450 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £90,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.00% +18.34% +5.63%

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 1,296 837 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.75% 12.71% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 699 593
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,925 £26,200 £26,050
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,750 £72,400
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +69 116 £50,500 +12.22% 25
Bradford +25 12 £42,000 -23.64% 3
Wakefield -5 5 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Wetherby -5 3 - - 2
Cleckheaton - 2 £45,000 -
Halifax - 1 £50,000 -
Calderdale - 1 £70,000 -
SaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 84 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (51.39%) PaaS
3 72 (50.00%) IaaS
4 58 (40.28%) DevOps
5 53 (36.81%) Microsoft
6 51 (35.42%) Finance
6 51 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (29.17%) SQL
8 39 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
9 36 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 35 (24.31%) SQL Server
11 31 (21.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 28 (19.44%) ITIL
13 27 (18.75%) Firewall
14 25 (17.36%) Risk Management
14 25 (17.36%) Degree
14 25 (17.36%) Information Security
14 25 (17.36%) Bash Shell
14 25 (17.36%) Docker
15 24 (16.67%) .NET
16 22 (15.28%) C#
16 22 (15.28%) Intrusion Detection
16 22 (15.28%) Cybersecurity
17 21 (14.58%) Identity Access Management
18 20 (13.89%) Migration
18 20 (13.89%) Management Information System
19 19 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
19 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
19 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
20 18 (12.50%) SharePoint

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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 9 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.86%) IIS
4 5 (3.47%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.08%) Confluence
7 2 (1.39%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.69%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 84 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (51.39%) PaaS
3 72 (50.00%) IaaS
4 39 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.39%) G Suite
6 2 (1.39%) Office 365
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.69%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.69%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Serverless
7 1 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.75%) Firewall
2 22 (15.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (6.25%) Intranet
4 7 (4.86%) DNS
5 6 (4.17%) DHCP
6 4 (2.78%) Network Security
7 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.39%) SAN
8 2 (1.39%) Skype
8 2 (1.39%) SSL
8 2 (1.39%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.39%) WAN
9 1 (0.69%) FTP
9 1 (0.69%) HTTP
9 1 (0.69%) IPsec
9 1 (0.69%) LAN
9 1 (0.69%) SMTP
9 1 (0.69%) VoIP
9 1 (0.69%) VPN
9 1 (0.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (3.47%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.78%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (2.78%) PowerPivot
5 4 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.39%) MySQL
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.42%) GitLab
3 13 (9.03%) JIRA
4 11 (7.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (7.64%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.08%) Selenium
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.39%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.69%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.69%) Codeship
8 1 (0.69%) JUnit
8 1 (0.69%) NUnit
8 1 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.69%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (35.42%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Financial Institution
2 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.08%) Back Office
4 2 (1.39%) Advertising
4 2 (1.39%) Legal
4 2 (1.39%) Marketing
4 2 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (15.28%) Azure Engineer
2 21 (14.58%) Analyst
3 13 (9.03%) Consultant
4 12 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (6.94%) IT Manager
5 10 (6.94%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (6.94%) Security Analyst
5 10 (6.94%) Security Consultant
5 10 (6.94%) Site Engineer
5 10 (6.94%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 9 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 9 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 8 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 8 (5.56%) Architect
8 7 (4.86%) Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.47%) Azure DevOps
10 5 (3.47%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.47%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.67%) .NET
2 13 (9.03%) .NET Core
3 9 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (6.25%) Lucene
3 9 (6.25%) Node.js
4 5 (3.47%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.47%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.47%) REST
5 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.78%) CSS
5 4 (2.78%) HTML
5 4 (2.78%) MDX
5 4 (2.78%) Web Services
6 3 (2.08%) ADO.NET
6 3 (2.08%) Angular 2
6 3 (2.08%) Vue.js
6 3 (2.08%) XML
6 3 (2.08%) XSD
7 2 (1.39%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.39%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.47%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.47%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.78%) Fintech
5 4 (2.78%) NHS
6 3 (2.08%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.39%) User Experience
8 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) EPoS
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
8 1 (0.69%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.81%) Windows
2 14 (9.72%) Linux
3 13 (9.03%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.08%) Android
5 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.39%) Unix
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.28%) DevOps
2 51 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.44%) ITIL
4 25 (17.36%) Information Security
4 25 (17.36%) Risk Management
5 22 (15.28%) Cybersecurity
6 21 (14.58%) Identity Access Management
7 20 (13.89%) Migration
8 19 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (11.81%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (11.81%) Test Automation
10 14 (9.72%) Service Management
11 13 (9.03%) Capacity Management
11 13 (9.03%) ITSM
11 13 (9.03%) Service Delivery
12 12 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (7.64%) IT Strategy
13 11 (7.64%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 9 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.17%) SQL
2 36 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 25 (17.36%) Bash Shell
4 22 (15.28%) C#
5 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
6 17 (11.81%) Java
7 14 (9.72%) Python
8 12 (8.33%) C++
8 12 (8.33%) Perl
9 7 (4.86%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (2.08%) VB
12 1 (0.69%) C
12 1 (0.69%) Java 8
12 1 (0.69%) PHP
12 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Degree
2 14 (9.72%) CISSP
3 4 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.69%) CCNP
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.69%) CISMP
4 1 (0.69%) ISSAP
4 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (21.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (9.72%) SLA
3 11 (7.64%) QA
4 7 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.69%) GDPR
6 1 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (17.36%) Docker
2 14 (9.72%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (11.81%) Puppet
1 17 (11.81%) Terraform
2 16 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.08%) Nessus
4 2 (1.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.69%) CASB
5 1 (0.69%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.69%) Nagios
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (36.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.72%) Cisco
3 13 (9.03%) VMware
4 9 (6.25%) Oracle
5 6 (4.17%) IBM
5 6 (4.17%) SAP
6 5 (3.47%) Google
6 5 (3.47%) McAfee
7 4 (2.78%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.78%) Nintex
8 3 (2.08%) Citrix
8 3 (2.08%) Splunk
9 2 (1.39%) Avaya
9 2 (1.39%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.39%) Genesys
9 2 (1.39%) Sage
9 2 (1.39%) Verint
10 1 (0.69%) Apigee
10 1 (0.69%) Infor
10 1 (0.69%) Xero