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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 91 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 29 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.66% 16.92% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 4
Average salary £40,000 £53,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.58% +65.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,550 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,250 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
128 65 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.44% 3.63% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 109 50 31
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
Crewe - 20 £42,500 -
Sandbach - 5 £37,500 -
Warrington - 1 £36,500 - 1
Chester - 1 £47,500 - 1
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (67.92%) .NET
3 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
4 33 (62.26%) C#
4 33 (62.26%) SOA
5 32 (60.38%) MVC
5 32 (60.38%) WCF
6 28 (52.83%) Dependency Injection
7 27 (50.94%) Domain-Driven Design
7 27 (50.94%) NoSQL
8 24 (45.28%) .NET Framework
9 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
10 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
11 12 (22.64%) jQuery
12 11 (20.75%) SOAP
12 11 (20.75%) REST
12 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
13 8 (15.09%) Finance
13 8 (15.09%) Project Management
14 7 (13.21%) QA
15 6 (11.32%) Product Management
16 5 (9.43%) ERP
17 4 (7.55%) Internet
17 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
18 3 (5.66%) Technical Analysis
18 3 (5.66%) Public Cloud
18 3 (5.66%) BYOD
18 3 (5.66%) Coaching
18 3 (5.66%) BDD

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) Developer
2 32 (60.38%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Lead Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Lead .NET Developer
5 10 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Product Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Product Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Lead C# Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) .NET
2 32 (60.38%) WCF
3 24 (45.28%) .NET Framework
4 12 (22.64%) jQuery
5 11 (20.75%) SOAP
5 11 (20.75%) REST
5 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.89%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) HTML
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.66%) BYOD
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) CMDB
3 1 (1.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (62.26%) SOA
3 32 (60.38%) MVC
4 28 (52.83%) Dependency Injection
5 27 (50.94%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (15.09%) Project Management
7 6 (11.32%) Product Management
8 5 (9.43%) ERP
9 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (5.66%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) Coaching
10 3 (5.66%) BDD
10 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) Scrum
11 2 (3.77%) Document Management
11 2 (3.77%) Competitive Intelligence
11 2 (3.77%) Time Management
11 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) C#
2 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) VMware
Warrington
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago