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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 94 118 128
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 29 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.53% 0.36% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.37% 16.22% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £43,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
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
119 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.28% 2.19% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 104 34 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,150 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -2 9 £43,750 -27.08%
Sandbach - 8 - -
Warrington - 3 £34,750 -
Chester +5 1 £22,000 -51.11%
Macclesfield - 1 £82,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) Product Management
3 24 (47.06%) Project Management
4 23 (45.10%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (43.14%) ERP
6 21 (41.18%) Internet
7 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 17 (33.33%) .NET
8 17 (33.33%) Document Management
8 17 (33.33%) Competitive Intelligence
8 17 (33.33%) Time Management
8 17 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (27.45%) MS Office
9 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
9 14 (27.45%) Marketing
10 13 (25.49%) Windows
11 12 (23.53%) QA
12 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
13 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
14 8 (15.69%) Finance
15 6 (11.76%) C#
15 6 (11.76%) SOA
15 6 (11.76%) WAN
15 6 (11.76%) MVC
15 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (11.76%) WCF
15 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
15 6 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
15 6 (11.76%) Coaching
16 5 (9.80%) SQL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Office
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) PaaS
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Terremark
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) Internet
2 6 (11.76%) WAN
3 5 (9.80%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.84%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.84%) BODI
3 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
General
1 14 (27.45%) Marketing
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Product Manager
2 7 (13.73%) Software Manager
2 7 (13.73%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Product Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
3 6 (11.76%) WCF
4 2 (3.92%) Sass
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.96%) SOAP
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) jQuery
5 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.80%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) Product Management
3 24 (47.06%) Project Management
4 22 (43.14%) ERP
5 17 (33.33%) Competitive Intelligence
5 17 (33.33%) Document Management
5 17 (33.33%) Time Management
6 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) MVC
7 6 (11.76%) SOA
7 6 (11.76%) Coaching
8 5 (9.80%) BDD
8 5 (9.80%) Scrum
8 5 (9.80%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (9.80%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.84%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) C#
2 5 (9.80%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) VB
3 4 (7.84%) Java
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) XenServer
2 1 (1.96%) KVM
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) nmon
2 1 (1.96%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Netezza
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 23 days ago