Period
to 21 April 2021

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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 138 156
Rank change year-on-year +36 +18 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 132 85 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.72% 1.58% 2.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.14% 4.91% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 115 67 127
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £34,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - -2.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £58,246 £67,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £73,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +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 2,151 1,731 1,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 44.26% 32.10% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,893 1,492 1,659
10th Percentile £29,075 £28,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.04% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Yorkshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SaaS in Yorkshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

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 21 April 2021. 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 +28 74 £52,500 +10.53% 29
East Yorkshire - 20 £50,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -17 19 £56,250 +40.63% 8
North Yorkshire +19 15 £47,500 +35.71% 3
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, 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 56 (42.42%) AWS
2 42 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (22.73%) Azure
4 29 (21.97%) SQL
5 24 (18.18%) DevOps
6 23 (17.42%) PaaS
7 22 (16.67%) IaaS
8 19 (14.39%) Docker
8 19 (14.39%) Kubernetes
9 18 (13.64%) Java
10 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
11 15 (11.36%) E-Commerce
11 15 (11.36%) Software Engineering
12 14 (10.61%) .NET
12 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (10.61%) Microservices
12 14 (10.61%) Fintech
13 13 (9.85%) Terraform
13 13 (9.85%) MySQL
13 13 (9.85%) JavaScript
13 13 (9.85%) Python
13 13 (9.85%) Linux
13 13 (9.85%) TDD
13 13 (9.85%) Banking
13 13 (9.85%) Test Automation
14 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (9.09%) Games
14 12 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (9.09%) Serverless
14 12 (9.09%) Problem-Solving

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 5 (3.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 56 (42.42%) AWS
2 30 (22.73%) Azure
3 23 (17.42%) PaaS
4 22 (16.67%) IaaS
5 12 (9.09%) Serverless
6 10 (7.58%) GCP
7 7 (5.30%) Amazon S3
8 6 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (4.55%) Power Platform
9 4 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.52%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (1.52%) Amazon GuardDuty
11 2 (1.52%) Azure Functions
11 2 (1.52%) GitHub
11 2 (1.52%) Microsoft 365
11 2 (1.52%) npm
11 2 (1.52%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) DHCP
1 2 (1.52%) DMZ
1 2 (1.52%) DNS
1 2 (1.52%) Firewall
1 2 (1.52%) HTTP
1 2 (1.52%) ICMP
1 2 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (1.52%) Network Security
1 2 (1.52%) SAN
1 2 (1.52%) SNMP
1 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.52%) VPN
2 1 (0.76%) Intranet
2 1 (0.76%) VoIP
2 1 (0.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) MySQL
2 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.55%) Power BI
4 5 (3.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (3.79%) Big Data
4 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.03%) Redis
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.76%) QlikView
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.76%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 6 (4.55%) Postman
1 6 (4.55%) SpecFlow
2 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
2 5 (3.79%) Gradle
2 5 (3.79%) Maven
2 5 (3.79%) SonarQube
3 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.03%) Selenium
4 3 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.52%) gulp
6 1 (0.76%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.76%) GitLab
6 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (9.85%) Banking
2 12 (9.09%) Games
3 10 (7.58%) Finance
4 7 (5.30%) Marketing
5 3 (2.27%) Billing
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.52%) Back Office
6 2 (1.52%) Law
6 2 (1.52%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (20.45%) Architect
2 21 (15.91%) Developer
3 11 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (8.33%) Product Manager
4 10 (7.58%) Analyst
5 9 (6.82%) Java Engineer
6 7 (5.30%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (5.30%) Security Architect
6 7 (5.30%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 6 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.55%) Tester
8 5 (3.79%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (3.79%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (3.79%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 5 (3.79%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.61%) .NET
2 10 (7.58%) Spring
2 10 (7.58%) Spring Boot
3 6 (4.55%) CSS
3 6 (4.55%) HTML
4 5 (3.79%) Kafka
4 5 (3.79%) Node.js
4 5 (3.79%) React Native
4 5 (3.79%) Swagger
4 5 (3.79%) Vue.js
4 5 (3.79%) YAML
5 4 (3.03%) WebSockets
6 3 (2.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.27%) React
6 3 (2.27%) RESTful
7 2 (1.52%) CSS3
7 2 (1.52%) Flutter
7 2 (1.52%) HTML5
7 2 (1.52%) jQuery
7 2 (1.52%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.03%) User Experience
4 3 (2.27%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.52%) New Media
5 2 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.85%) Linux
2 4 (3.03%) Amazon Linux
2 4 (3.03%) CentOS
2 4 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 4 (3.03%) Windows
3 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.52%) Android
4 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Unix
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.18%) DevOps
3 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
4 15 (11.36%) E-Commerce
4 15 (11.36%) Software Engineering
5 14 (10.61%) Fintech
5 14 (10.61%) Microservices
6 13 (9.85%) TDD
6 13 (9.85%) Test Automation
7 12 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (7.58%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (6.82%) Analytics
9 9 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (6.82%) User Stories
10 8 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (6.06%) Performance Testing
10 8 (6.06%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) SQL
2 18 (13.64%) Java
3 13 (9.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (9.85%) Python
4 10 (7.58%) C#
4 10 (7.58%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.79%) Bourne shell
5 5 (3.79%) TypeScript
6 4 (3.03%) PHP
7 3 (2.27%) Ruby
8 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.52%) Dart
8 2 (1.52%) Go
8 2 (1.52%) Java 8
8 2 (1.52%) Perl
8 2 (1.52%) Scala
8 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) C++
9 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (3.79%) AWS Certification
2 3 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (0.76%) CISM
3 1 (0.76%) CISSP
3 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) GRC
3 1 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.76%) NIST
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (14.39%) Docker
2 3 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (14.39%) Kubernetes
2 13 (9.85%) Terraform
3 7 (5.30%) Ansible
4 2 (1.52%) Istio
4 2 (1.52%) Nessus
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
5 1 (0.76%) Rancher
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.82%) VMware
3 7 (5.30%) Oracle
4 6 (4.55%) Google
5 3 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.27%) SAP
5 3 (2.27%) SOTI
6 2 (1.52%) Databricks
7 1 (0.76%) Adobe
7 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco
7 1 (0.76%) Citrix
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) iManage
7 1 (0.76%) Okta
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.76%) Talend