The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 37 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.41% 0.43% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.56% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +11.11%
SaaS
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Cloud Services Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
18 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.35% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (100.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript