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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 97 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 23 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 0.93% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.10% 22.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
109 71 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.72% 4.14% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 100 51 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 18 £42,500 -
Warrington - 2 £39,500 - 1
Chester - 1 £47,500 - 1
Sandbach - 1 £37,500 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (73.58%) .NET
1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
3 37 (69.81%) SOA
3 37 (69.81%) C#
4 36 (67.92%) MVC
4 36 (67.92%) WCF
5 32 (60.38%) Dependency Injection
6 31 (58.49%) Domain-Driven Design
6 31 (58.49%) NoSQL
7 26 (49.06%) MS Excel
8 25 (47.17%) .NET Framework
9 14 (26.42%) jQuery
9 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 13 (24.53%) SOAP
10 13 (24.53%) REST
10 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
11 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (13.21%) Project Management
13 6 (11.32%) Finance
14 4 (7.55%) QA
14 4 (7.55%) Product Management
15 3 (5.66%) Windows
15 3 (5.66%) ERP
16 2 (3.77%) CRM
16 2 (3.77%) Scrum
16 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
16 2 (3.77%) Internet
16 2 (3.77%) PaaS
16 2 (3.77%) BDD

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (49.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) LAN
2 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (58.49%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 36 (67.92%) .NET Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Lead Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Lead .NET Developer
5 10 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Lead C# Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Product Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) CRM Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.89%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (73.58%) .NET
2 36 (67.92%) WCF
3 25 (47.17%) .NET Framework
4 14 (26.42%) jQuery
5 13 (24.53%) SOAP
5 13 (24.53%) REST
5 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.89%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) HTML
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) CMDB
3 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) BYOD
3 1 (1.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (69.81%) SOA
3 36 (67.92%) MVC
4 32 (60.38%) Dependency Injection
5 31 (58.49%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) Product Management
8 3 (5.66%) ERP
9 2 (3.77%) CRM
9 2 (3.77%) Scrum
9 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) BDD
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.77%) DevOps
9 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.89%) Coaching
10 1 (1.89%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (1.89%) Time Management
10 1 (1.89%) Market Research
10 1 (1.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) C#
2 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Graylog
1 1 (1.89%) logstash
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) F5
2 1 (1.89%) VMware
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
Warrington, WA1
6 Talent
Salary: 19,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago