The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 56 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.24% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
Cheshire

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SaaS
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Chester region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Chester

SaaS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft