Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 103 194
Rank change year-on-year -51 +91 +35
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 114 217 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.76% 2.69% 1.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.96% 10.92% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 83 197 123
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,913 1,988 1,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.48% 24.67% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,588 1,651 1,278
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -28 76 £45,000 -10.00% 18
North Yorkshire -16 19 £36,250 +3.57% 5
South Yorkshire -24 12 £60,000 +20.00% 8
East Yorkshire +13 8 £48,750 +48.85%
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 53 (46.49%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.23%) Azure
2 47 (41.23%) AWS
3 29 (25.44%) Finance
4 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
5 25 (21.93%) SQL
5 25 (21.93%) Windows
5 25 (21.93%) PaaS
5 25 (21.93%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (20.18%) Decision-Making
6 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
7 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
7 22 (19.30%) IaaS
8 21 (18.42%) Project Management
9 20 (17.54%) .NET
10 18 (15.79%) ITIL
10 18 (15.79%) ERP
10 18 (15.79%) Degree
10 18 (15.79%) Product Management
10 18 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
11 17 (14.91%) Windows Server
11 17 (14.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 17 (14.91%) C#
11 17 (14.91%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (14.04%) VMware
12 16 (14.04%) Marketing
12 16 (14.04%) Analytics
12 16 (14.04%) Office 365
13 15 (13.16%) DevOps
13 15 (13.16%) Hyper-V

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 10 (8.77%) IIS
1 10 (8.77%) Skype for Business
2 8 (7.02%) CMS
3 3 (2.63%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.75%) PowerExchange
4 2 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.75%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 47 (41.23%) AWS
1 47 (41.23%) Azure
2 25 (21.93%) PaaS
3 22 (19.30%) IaaS
4 16 (14.04%) Office 365
5 12 (10.53%) FinancialForce
5 12 (10.53%) Force.com
6 9 (7.89%) GitHub
7 6 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (4.39%) GCP
8 5 (4.39%) Serverless
9 4 (3.51%) G Suite
10 2 (1.75%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (1.75%) Silverpop
10 2 (1.75%) Slack
10 2 (1.75%) Trello
11 1 (0.88%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.40%) Firewall
2 12 (10.53%) LAN
2 12 (10.53%) WAN
3 11 (9.65%) DNS
3 11 (9.65%) SAN
3 11 (9.65%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.77%) Skype
4 10 (8.77%) VPN
5 9 (7.89%) DHCP
5 9 (7.89%) Wireless
6 7 (6.14%) ISDN
6 7 (6.14%) MPLS
6 7 (6.14%) NGN
6 7 (6.14%) PBX
6 7 (6.14%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (3.51%) HTTP
7 4 (3.51%) Internet
8 2 (1.75%) Intranet
8 2 (1.75%) SMTP
8 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.75%) DB2
4 2 (1.75%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.75%) PowerCenter
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) JIRA
2 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.39%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.75%) GitLab
5 2 (1.75%) NUnit
5 2 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.75%) Subversion
6 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.88%) Cypress.io
6 1 (0.88%) Postman
6 1 (0.88%) Selenium
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (25.44%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Marketing
3 12 (10.53%) Billing
4 7 (6.14%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) Games
5 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.75%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (19.30%) Developer
2 21 (18.42%) Architect
3 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (11.40%) Product Manager
4 10 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.02%) Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) IT Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.51%) Senior IT Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.54%) .NET
2 14 (12.28%) HTML
3 11 (9.65%) CSS
4 10 (8.77%) Web Services
5 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.39%) HTML5
6 5 (4.39%) RESTful
7 4 (3.51%) .NET Core
7 4 (3.51%) J2EE
8 3 (2.63%) CSS3
8 3 (2.63%) jQuery
8 3 (2.63%) Node.js
9 2 (1.75%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.75%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.75%) Sensu
9 2 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.75%) XML
9 2 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) User Experience
2 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.14%) CMDB
4 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.14%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.51%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.51%) Learning Management System
5 4 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.63%) Robotics
7 2 (1.75%) Life Science
7 2 (1.75%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.88%) Blog
8 1 (0.88%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.93%) Windows
2 17 (14.91%) Windows Server
3 12 (10.53%) Linux
4 11 (9.65%) Windows 10
5 10 (8.77%) Unix
6 9 (7.89%) Windows 8
6 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.93%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (20.18%) Decision-Making
4 21 (18.42%) Project Management
5 18 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
5 18 (15.79%) ERP
5 18 (15.79%) ITIL
5 18 (15.79%) Product Management
6 17 (14.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (14.04%) Analytics
8 15 (13.16%) DevOps
9 14 (12.28%) Customer-Centricity
9 14 (12.28%) IT Strategy
10 12 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (10.53%) Epics
10 12 (10.53%) Expense Management
10 12 (10.53%) Product Marketing
10 12 (10.53%) Project Delivery
10 12 (10.53%) Resource Management
10 12 (10.53%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.93%) SQL
2 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.91%) C#
4 11 (9.65%) Python
5 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.14%) Java
6 7 (6.14%) Ruby
7 5 (4.39%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.39%) PHP
8 3 (2.63%) Perl
9 2 (1.75%) C++
9 2 (1.75%) Elixir
9 2 (1.75%) Korn
9 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.75%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.75%) VBA
10 1 (0.88%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 18 (15.79%) Degree
2 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.02%) MCSE
4 7 (6.14%) CCNA
4 7 (6.14%) CCNP
4 7 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.39%) MCP
6 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.75%) RHCE
8 1 (0.88%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.51%) GDPR
2 4 (3.51%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.88%) PMO
4 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 13 (11.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.89%) vSphere
4 7 (6.14%) Docker
4 7 (6.14%) XenApp
5 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.63%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) SCCM
2 8 (7.02%) WSUS
3 6 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.26%) Nessus
3 6 (5.26%) Puppet
4 4 (3.51%) Ansible
4 4 (3.51%) Terraform
5 2 (1.75%) CASB
5 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.75%) Nagios
5 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.75%) Pingdom
5 2 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.91%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (14.04%) VMware
4 14 (12.28%) Cisco
5 12 (10.53%) Advent
6 9 (7.89%) Dell
6 9 (7.89%) HP
6 9 (7.89%) Veeam
7 7 (6.14%) Citrix
7 7 (6.14%) Mitel
7 7 (6.14%) Oracle
7 7 (6.14%) Siemens
8 6 (5.26%) Google
9 4 (3.51%) PayPal
10 3 (2.63%) NetApp
10 3 (2.63%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (1.75%) Adobe
11 2 (1.75%) CloudEndure
11 2 (1.75%) IBM
11 2 (1.75%) Informatica