Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 115 176
Rank change year-on-year -50 +61 +80
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 133 217 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.76% 2.35% 1.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.63% 10.60% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 117 207 154
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,000 £75,000 £69,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,005 2,048 1,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.48% 22.17% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 1,730 1,291
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Yorkshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Yorkshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Yorkshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
West Yorkshire -14 83 £49,250 +3.68% 10
South Yorkshire -10 26 £60,000 +9.09% 8
North Yorkshire -65 12 £40,500 +15.71% 6
East Yorkshire - 12 £47,500 -
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 60 (45.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (33.08%) SQL
4 37 (27.82%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (26.32%) IaaS
5 35 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 29 (21.80%) PaaS
7 26 (19.55%) Windows
8 25 (18.80%) JavaScript
8 25 (18.80%) .NET
9 21 (15.79%) C#
9 21 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 20 (15.04%) SQL Server
10 20 (15.04%) ITIL
10 20 (15.04%) DevOps
11 19 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 19 (14.29%) VPN
12 18 (13.53%) LAN
12 18 (13.53%) WAN
12 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET
12 18 (13.53%) Firewall
12 18 (13.53%) MVC
13 17 (12.78%) Validation
13 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (12.78%) Java
13 17 (12.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (12.78%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (12.03%) Hyper-V
14 16 (12.03%) Office 365
14 16 (12.03%) IIS

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (12.03%) IIS
2 12 (9.02%) Skype for Business
3 6 (4.51%) JBoss
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (3.01%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) Confluence
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.50%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 60 (45.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (27.82%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (26.32%) IaaS
4 29 (21.80%) PaaS
5 16 (12.03%) Office 365
6 14 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (3.01%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (3.01%) GitHub
9 3 (2.26%) Serverless
10 2 (1.50%) G Suite
10 2 (1.50%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.75%) AdWords
11 1 (0.75%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.29%) VPN
2 18 (13.53%) Firewall
2 18 (13.53%) LAN
2 18 (13.53%) WAN
3 16 (12.03%) DNS
3 16 (12.03%) TCP/IP
4 15 (11.28%) MPLS
5 14 (10.53%) DHCP
5 14 (10.53%) Wireless
6 13 (9.77%) SAN
7 12 (9.02%) ISDN
7 12 (9.02%) NGN
7 12 (9.02%) PBX
7 12 (9.02%) Remote Desktop
7 12 (9.02%) Skype
8 5 (3.76%) Network Security
9 3 (2.26%) Internet
9 3 (2.26%) VLAN
10 2 (1.50%) BGP
10 2 (1.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) MySQL
3 2 (1.50%) Big Data
3 2 (1.50%) DB2
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.26%) CircleCI
2 7 (5.26%) Codeship
2 7 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 6 (4.51%) JIRA
3 6 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.50%) Maven
5 2 (1.50%) Selenium
5 2 (1.50%) TestNG
6 1 (0.75%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.75%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (12.03%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Legal
3 5 (3.76%) Marketing
4 3 (2.26%) Games
4 3 (2.26%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (25.56%) Developer
2 15 (11.28%) Architect
3 11 (8.27%) .NET Developer
3 11 (8.27%) Analyst
4 10 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (6.77%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.02%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) IT Manager
7 7 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (4.51%) IT Operations Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.80%) .NET
2 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET
3 14 (10.53%) HTML
4 13 (9.77%) CSS
5 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (8.27%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (7.52%) Web Services
7 9 (6.77%) Spring
8 6 (4.51%) Apache CXF
8 6 (4.51%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.76%) jQuery
9 5 (3.76%) REST
9 5 (3.76%) SOAP
10 4 (3.01%) LDAP
11 3 (2.26%) Laravel
12 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.50%) Entity Framework
12 2 (1.50%) RESTful
12 2 (1.50%) Symfony
12 2 (1.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.02%) CMDB
2 12 (9.02%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.52%) Public Cloud
4 9 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.51%) e-Learning
5 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.76%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.50%) Marketing Technology
7 2 (1.50%) PKI
7 2 (1.50%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) BBC
8 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.75%) Life Science
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.55%) Windows
2 19 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 17 (12.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.53%) Linux
4 14 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 13 (9.77%) Unix
5 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (9.02%) Windows 8
6 12 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.26%) AIX
8 1 (0.75%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.04%) DevOps
2 20 (15.04%) ITIL
3 18 (13.53%) MVC
4 17 (12.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (12.78%) Validation
5 15 (11.28%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 14 (10.53%) User Stories
7 13 (9.77%) Configuration Management
7 13 (9.77%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (9.02%) Change Management
8 12 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.02%) Security Patching
8 12 (9.02%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 11 (8.27%) CRM
9 11 (8.27%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.52%) Service Delivery
10 10 (7.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.08%) SQL
2 25 (18.80%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.79%) C#
4 17 (12.78%) Java
5 13 (9.77%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.52%) Python
7 7 (5.26%) Perl
8 6 (4.51%) C
8 6 (4.51%) C++
8 6 (4.51%) Korn
9 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.76%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.03%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (10.53%) CCNP
4 13 (9.77%) CCNA
5 12 (9.02%) MCSE
6 11 (8.27%) Degree
7 5 (3.76%) DBS Check
7 5 (3.76%) Master's Degree
7 5 (3.76%) MCP
8 3 (2.26%) CISSP
8 3 (2.26%) GIAC
8 3 (2.26%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.50%) CISA
9 2 (1.50%) CISM
9 2 (1.50%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.50%) SANS
10 1 (0.75%) ISACA
10 1 (0.75%) OSCE
10 1 (0.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.02%) SLA
3 6 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (2.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.26%) QA
5 2 (1.50%) GDPR
5 2 (1.50%) ISO 31000
5 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.03%) Hyper-V
3 14 (10.53%) Docker
3 14 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (9.02%) vSphere
4 12 (9.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (9.77%) SCCM
2 12 (9.02%) WSUS
3 8 (6.02%) Ansible
3 8 (6.02%) Puppet
4 7 (5.26%) CFEngine
4 7 (5.26%) Kubernetes
4 7 (5.26%) Nessus
4 7 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.26%) Nagios
6 2 (1.50%) CASB
7 1 (0.75%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.75%) Nmap
7 1 (0.75%) OpenVAS
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.75%) QRadar
7 1 (0.75%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.03%) Cisco
3 14 (10.53%) VMware
4 12 (9.02%) Citrix
4 12 (9.02%) Dell
4 12 (9.02%) HP
4 12 (9.02%) Mitel
4 12 (9.02%) Siemens
4 12 (9.02%) Veeam
5 11 (8.27%) Google
6 10 (7.52%) Oracle
7 7 (5.26%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.01%) PayPal
9 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.50%) Adobe
10 2 (1.50%) Brocade
10 2 (1.50%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.50%) IBM
10 2 (1.50%) Juniper
11 1 (0.75%) Qualys