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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 98 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 25 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.37% 0.69% 1.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.81% 26.83% 69.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 13
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
105 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.77% 2.59% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 85 38 23
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Sandbach - 11 £37,500 -
Crewe - 9 £42,500 -
Wilmslow +4 3 £37,500 -
Warrington - 1 £36,500 - 3
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) .NET
3 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
4 21 (35.59%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (33.90%) SOA
5 20 (33.90%) C#
6 19 (32.20%) MVC
6 19 (32.20%) .NET Framework
6 19 (32.20%) WCF
7 17 (28.81%) Project Management
8 16 (27.12%) Product Management
9 15 (25.42%) Internet
9 15 (25.42%) ERP
10 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
10 14 (23.73%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (22.03%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (22.03%) NoSQL
12 12 (20.34%) QA
13 10 (16.95%) Time Management
13 10 (16.95%) Competitive Intelligence
13 10 (16.95%) Document Management
13 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (16.95%) Finance
14 8 (13.56%) Windows
14 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
15 7 (11.86%) Marketing
15 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
16 6 (10.17%) MS Office
16 6 (10.17%) WAN
16 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) PaaS
1 3 (5.08%) IaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Terremark
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) Internet
2 6 (10.17%) WAN
3 5 (8.47%) Firewall
3 5 (8.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.08%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.08%) BODI
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.95%) C# Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Product Manager
3 10 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Architect
4 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Lead Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Lead .NET Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Software Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Product Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) .NET
2 19 (32.20%) .NET Framework
2 19 (32.20%) WCF
3 6 (10.17%) jQuery
4 5 (8.47%) REST
4 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.47%) SOAP
5 2 (3.39%) Web Services
6 1 (1.69%) CSS
6 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.47%) CMDB
4 1 (1.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) SOA
3 19 (32.20%) MVC
4 17 (28.81%) Project Management
5 16 (27.12%) Product Management
6 15 (25.42%) ERP
7 14 (23.73%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (22.03%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (16.95%) Time Management
9 10 (16.95%) Document Management
9 10 (16.95%) Competitive Intelligence
10 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (10.17%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) Coaching
12 5 (8.47%) BDD
12 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
12 5 (8.47%) Scrum
13 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) C#
2 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.47%) SQL
4 3 (5.08%) VB
4 3 (5.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) XenServer
2 1 (1.69%) KVM
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) nmon
2 1 (1.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Netezza
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago