The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 98 103 126
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 23 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.29% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.40% 32.26% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 11
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +49.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
53 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.96% 1.82% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 22
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
North West

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 10 £51,750 -
Knutsford - 3 - -
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (68.57%) Project Management
2 21 (60.00%) Product Management
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (54.29%) Internet
5 17 (48.57%) Competitive Intelligence
5 17 (48.57%) Time Management
5 17 (48.57%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (45.71%) ERP
7 13 (37.14%) Windows
7 13 (37.14%) MS Office
7 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
7 13 (37.14%) Document Management
7 13 (37.14%) Marketing
8 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
9 7 (20.00%) SOA
10 6 (17.14%) RAD
10 6 (17.14%) PRINCE
10 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
10 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (17.14%) Supplier Management
10 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
10 6 (17.14%) Quality Management
10 6 (17.14%) CMMI
10 6 (17.14%) Finance
10 6 (17.14%) COBIT
10 6 (17.14%) Matrix Management
11 4 (11.43%) .NET
12 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
12 3 (8.57%) Retail

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (37.14%) MS Office
2 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (37.14%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Product Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Product Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Software Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Applications Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Product Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) Sass
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Project Management
2 21 (60.00%) Product Management
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) Time Management
4 17 (48.57%) Competitive Intelligence
5 16 (45.71%) ERP
6 13 (37.14%) Document Management
7 7 (20.00%) SOA
8 6 (17.14%) RAD
8 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
8 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
8 6 (17.14%) Quality Management
8 6 (17.14%) CMMI
8 6 (17.14%) PRINCE
8 6 (17.14%) Supplier Management
8 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (17.14%) Matrix Management
9 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) COBIT
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
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