The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 106 114 128
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 27 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.35% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.32% 33.33% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 7
Average salary £50,750 £46,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.32% +10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
SaaS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
111 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.56% 1.47% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 105 20 38
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Cheshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -3 11 £48,500 -19.16%
Warrington - 2 £34,750 - 1
Chester 0 1 £22,000 -51.11% 1
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (65.38%) Project Management
3 33 (63.46%) Product Management
4 31 (59.62%) Internet
5 27 (51.92%) ERP
6 25 (48.08%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (48.08%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (48.08%) Competitive Intelligence
6 25 (48.08%) Time Management
7 22 (42.31%) Document Management
8 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
8 21 (40.38%) MS Office
8 21 (40.38%) Windows
9 18 (34.62%) MS Excel
10 17 (32.69%) Marketing
11 13 (25.00%) .NET
12 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
13 8 (15.38%) QA
14 7 (13.46%) Finance
14 7 (13.46%) SOA
14 7 (13.46%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
15 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
15 6 (11.54%) SQL
16 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
16 5 (9.62%) RAD
16 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (9.62%) Scrum
16 5 (9.62%) PRINCE
16 5 (9.62%) Quality Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 21 (40.38%) MS Office
2 18 (34.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.77%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.92%) PaaS
1 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (59.62%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.69%) BODI
1 4 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
General
1 17 (32.69%) Marketing
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Product Manager
2 9 (17.31%) Senior Manager
2 9 (17.31%) Senior Product Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Software Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Applications Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Business Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) WCF
3 2 (3.85%) jQuery
3 2 (3.85%) REST
3 2 (3.85%) Sass
3 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.85%) SOAP
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) Enterprise Software
1 25 (48.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (65.38%) Project Management
3 33 (63.46%) Product Management
4 27 (51.92%) ERP
5 25 (48.08%) Competitive Intelligence
5 25 (48.08%) Time Management
6 22 (42.31%) Document Management
7 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
8 7 (13.46%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (13.46%) SOA
9 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (9.62%) Supplier Management
10 5 (9.62%) Matrix Management
10 5 (9.62%) BDD
10 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.62%) PRINCE
10 5 (9.62%) RAD
10 5 (9.62%) Quality Management
10 5 (9.62%) CMMI
10 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) VB
3 4 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
2 5 (9.62%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Cacti
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) nmon
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Netezza
3 1 (1.92%) NetApp
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
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