Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 130 194
Rank change year-on-year -7 +64 +21
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 82 129 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.82% 1.96% 1.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.88% 9.09% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75 114 64
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £76,200 £69,250 £77,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

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 1,394 1,419 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.91% 21.57% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 1,218 809
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +1 66 £53,750 +13.16% 10
Bradford +40 11 £39,000 -20.00% 3
Wakefield +2 1 £33,500 -16.25%
SaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 30 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (31.71%) IaaS
3 26 (31.71%) SQL
4 25 (30.49%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (30.49%) PaaS
5 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 18 (21.95%) .NET
6 17 (20.73%) User Stories
7 15 (18.29%) C#
7 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
8 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET
9 12 (14.63%) Windows
10 11 (13.41%) CRM
10 11 (13.41%) MVC
11 10 (12.20%) Finance
11 10 (12.20%) Linux
11 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
12 9 (10.98%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (10.98%) DevOps
12 9 (10.98%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (10.98%) Unix
12 9 (10.98%) Java
12 9 (10.98%) Information Security
13 8 (9.76%) VB.NET
13 8 (9.76%) VPN
13 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server

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 4 (4.88%) CMS
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
3 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) Confluence
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (31.71%) IaaS
3 25 (30.49%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (30.49%) PaaS
4 9 (10.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (4.88%) Office 365
7 2 (2.44%) G Suite
7 2 (2.44%) Serverless
7 2 (2.44%) Silverpop
8 1 (1.22%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) VPN
2 7 (8.54%) Firewall
3 6 (7.32%) LAN
3 6 (7.32%) Network Security
3 6 (7.32%) WAN
4 4 (4.88%) DNS
4 4 (4.88%) MPLS
4 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.88%) VLAN
5 3 (3.66%) HTTP
5 3 (3.66%) Internet
5 3 (3.66%) SMTP
5 3 (3.66%) SNMP
5 3 (3.66%) Wireless
6 2 (2.44%) BGP
6 2 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.44%) OSPF
6 2 (2.44%) WLAN
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Big Data
2 2 (2.44%) DB2
2 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.10%) JIRA
3 4 (4.88%) CircleCI
3 4 (4.88%) Codeship
3 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Legal
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Developer
2 13 (15.85%) Architect
3 11 (13.41%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (4.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) .NET
2 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (6.10%) REST
4 5 (6.10%) SOAP
4 5 (6.10%) Spring
4 5 (6.10%) Web Services
5 4 (4.88%) CSS
5 4 (4.88%) HTML
5 4 (4.88%) LDAP
6 1 (1.22%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.22%) EJB
6 1 (1.22%) J2EE
6 1 (1.22%) jQuery
6 1 (1.22%) Memcached
6 1 (1.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
1 7 (8.54%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.10%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.88%) Learning Management System
5 3 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.66%) PKI
6 2 (2.44%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Windows
2 10 (12.20%) Linux
3 9 (10.98%) Unix
4 5 (6.10%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.44%) AIX
6 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.22%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.73%) User Stories
3 11 (13.41%) CRM
3 11 (13.41%) MVC
4 9 (10.98%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (10.98%) DevOps
4 9 (10.98%) Information Security
4 9 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.76%) Presales
6 7 (8.54%) Data Management
7 6 (7.32%) Machine Learning
7 6 (7.32%) Project Management
8 5 (6.10%) Analytics
8 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.10%) Internal Audit
8 5 (6.10%) ITIL
8 5 (6.10%) Open Source
8 5 (6.10%) Patch Management
8 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.71%) SQL
2 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.29%) C#
4 9 (10.98%) Java
5 8 (9.76%) TypeScript
5 8 (9.76%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.54%) Python
7 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.88%) Perl
7 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) MCP
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.88%) CISSP
3 4 (4.88%) GIAC
4 3 (3.66%) CISA
4 3 (3.66%) CISM
4 3 (3.66%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (3.66%) SANS
5 2 (2.44%) CCNP
6 1 (1.22%) CCIE
6 1 (1.22%) CCNA
6 1 (1.22%) CHFI
6 1 (1.22%) GCIH
6 1 (1.22%) ISACA
6 1 (1.22%) ISEB
6 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.22%) MCSD
6 1 (1.22%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.66%) ISO 31000
2 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.44%) GDPR
3 2 (2.44%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) Docker
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Ansible
1 4 (4.88%) CFEngine
1 4 (4.88%) Kubernetes
1 4 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.88%) Puppet
2 3 (3.66%) Nagios
3 2 (2.44%) CASB
4 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.22%) Nessus
4 1 (1.22%) Nmap
4 1 (1.22%) OpenVAS
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.22%) QRadar
4 1 (1.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Google
3 4 (4.88%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) PayPal
4 2 (2.44%) Adobe
4 2 (2.44%) Brocade
4 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.44%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) Juniper
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) AlienVault
5 1 (1.22%) F5
5 1 (1.22%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.22%) Qualys
5 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.22%) Splunk