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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 92 109 119
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 24 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.33% 0.50% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.62% 20.51% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 11
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £40,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £55,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.16% 2.44% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 94 38 20
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 - 10 - -
Wilmslow - 8 £37,500 - 1
Crewe - 3 £42,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 -
Warrington - 1 - - 1
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Product Management
2 21 (40.38%) Project Management
3 20 (38.46%) .NET
4 19 (36.54%) ERP
4 19 (36.54%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (32.69%) Internet
6 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (25.00%) Time Management
7 13 (25.00%) QA
7 13 (25.00%) Document Management
7 13 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
8 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
10 10 (19.23%) Windows
10 10 (19.23%) Finance
10 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
10 10 (19.23%) Marketing
11 9 (17.31%) MS Office
11 9 (17.31%) C#
12 8 (15.38%) SOA
12 8 (15.38%) MVC
12 8 (15.38%) WCF
12 8 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
13 7 (13.46%) Domain-Driven Design
14 6 (11.54%) Scrum
14 6 (11.54%) WAN
14 6 (11.54%) Technical Architecture

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (1.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.31%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) PaaS
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Terremark
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) Internet
2 6 (11.54%) WAN
3 5 (9.62%) Firewall
3 5 (9.62%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.69%) BODI
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
1 10 (19.23%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 10 (19.23%) Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Software Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Product Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Manager
6 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) .NET
2 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 8 (15.38%) WCF
4 3 (5.77%) jQuery
5 2 (3.85%) REST
5 2 (3.85%) SOAP
5 2 (3.85%) HTML
5 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.92%) Web Services
6 1 (1.92%) CSS
6 1 (1.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.62%) CMDB
4 1 (1.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Project Management
2 21 (40.38%) Product Management
3 19 (36.54%) ERP
4 13 (25.00%) Document Management
4 13 (25.00%) Time Management
4 13 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
5 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
6 8 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (15.38%) MVC
6 8 (15.38%) SOA
7 7 (13.46%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (11.54%) BDD
8 6 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (11.54%) Scrum
8 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (11.54%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Coaching
9 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
10 4 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) C#
2 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.62%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) VB
3 4 (7.69%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
2 1 (1.92%) KVM
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) nmon
2 1 (1.92%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Netezza
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Home Working + Company Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package, Home Working
Posted: 19 days ago