The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 135 161 165
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 44 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.26% 0.66% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.83% 8.09% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 20
Median salary £46,250 £57,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% +45.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £39,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £74,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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 Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
372 272 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.66% 8.21% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 315 232 187
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,650 £57,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SaaS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Manchester

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Manchester

SaaS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +9 3 £38,250 -30.13%
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.22%) Java
3 24 (26.09%) XML
4 23 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 23 (25.00%) Presales
5 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
5 22 (23.91%) Scrum
6 19 (20.65%) Maven
6 19 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (19.57%) Apache Camel
8 17 (18.48%) Marketing
9 16 (17.39%) JSON
9 16 (17.39%) TDD
9 16 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (16.30%) Open Source
10 15 (16.30%) Docker
10 15 (16.30%) WSO2
10 15 (16.30%) DevOps
10 15 (16.30%) MVC
11 14 (15.22%) Project Management
11 14 (15.22%) SOA
11 14 (15.22%) Test Scripting
11 14 (15.22%) Atlassian
12 13 (14.13%) PaaS
12 13 (14.13%) BDD
13 12 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (13.04%) Mentoring
13 12 (13.04%) Microservices
13 12 (13.04%) Jenkins

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.96%) Apache
2 10 (10.87%) CMS
2 10 (10.87%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.70%) Alfresco
3 8 (8.70%) Liferay
3 8 (8.70%) Mule
3 8 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (8.70%) Umbraco
4 7 (7.61%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.26%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.35%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.26%) MS Office
5 2 (2.17%) MS Project
5 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.17%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.09%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.09%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.09%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.13%) PaaS
3 12 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (7.61%) IaaS
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (5.43%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.43%) Amazon S3
5 5 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (4.35%) GitHub
6 4 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) SPDY
2 3 (3.26%) Unified Communications
2 3 (3.26%) VoIP
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (1.09%) DHCP
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.09%) LAN
4 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) VPN
4 1 (1.09%) WAN
4 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.61%) Neo4j
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.43%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.43%) Hazelcast
5 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.17%) DataStage
8 2 (2.17%) MySQL
9 1 (1.09%) Big Data
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.65%) Maven
3 12 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.61%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.43%) git-flow
5 5 (5.43%) Hudson
6 4 (4.35%) Grunt
6 4 (4.35%) Selenium
7 3 (3.26%) Bower
7 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.26%) JIRA
8 2 (2.17%) Subversion
9 1 (1.09%) MSTest
9 1 (1.09%) NUnit
General
1 17 (18.48%) Marketing
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (25.00%) Developer
2 18 (19.57%) Architect
3 17 (18.48%) Consultant
4 14 (15.22%) Java Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Senior Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (11.96%) Technical Architect
8 9 (9.78%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) .NET Architect
9 8 (8.70%) .NET Technical Architect
9 8 (8.70%) C# Architect
9 8 (8.70%) Digital Architect
9 8 (8.70%) Digital Technical Architect
9 8 (8.70%) Implementation Consultant
9 8 (8.70%) Java Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) Project Manager
10 7 (7.61%) AWS Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Integration Developer
10 7 (7.61%) IT Manager
10 7 (7.61%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.09%) XML
2 18 (19.57%) Apache Camel
3 16 (17.39%) JSON
4 12 (13.04%) .NET
5 11 (11.96%) SOAP
6 10 (10.87%) CSS
6 10 (10.87%) HTML
7 9 (9.78%) jQuery
7 9 (9.78%) Spring
8 8 (8.70%) Apache Avro
8 8 (8.70%) Apache Thrift
8 8 (8.70%) EDI
8 8 (8.70%) JMS
8 8 (8.70%) Protocol Buffers
8 8 (8.70%) ZeroMQ
9 7 (7.61%) ELK Stack
9 7 (7.61%) Laravel
9 7 (7.61%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (7.61%) Sensu
9 7 (7.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.61%) iPad
3 5 (5.43%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) User Experience
5 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.26%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.26%) PMI
6 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) Telematics
7 1 (1.09%) BYOD
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.09%) NHS
7 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Linux
2 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.26%) Windows
3 2 (2.17%) AIX
3 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.09%) CentOS
4 1 (1.09%) Debian
4 1 (1.09%) SUSE
4 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.00%) Presales
3 22 (23.91%) Scrum
4 19 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.39%) TDD
6 15 (16.30%) DevOps
6 15 (16.30%) MVC
6 15 (16.30%) Open Source
7 14 (15.22%) Project Management
7 14 (15.22%) SOA
7 14 (15.22%) Test Scripting
8 13 (14.13%) BDD
9 12 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 12 (13.04%) Microservices
9 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 10 (10.87%) Analytics
10 10 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (10.87%) Product Management
11 9 (9.78%) Web Development
12 8 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.22%) Java
2 12 (13.04%) SQL
3 10 (10.87%) C#
4 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.78%) PHP
5 7 (7.61%) Clojure
5 7 (7.61%) Groovy
5 7 (7.61%) Ruby
5 7 (7.61%) Scala
6 1 (1.09%) C
6 1 (1.09%) C++
6 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.17%) APMP
3 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.09%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.09%) CISSP
4 1 (1.09%) MBA
4 1 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (16.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) Puppet
2 7 (7.61%) Grafana
2 7 (7.61%) Graphite
2 7 (7.61%) Packer
2 7 (7.61%) Terraform
2 7 (7.61%) Uchiwa
3 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) WSO2
2 14 (15.22%) Atlassian
3 12 (13.04%) Google
4 11 (11.96%) Oracle
5 9 (9.78%) EPiServer
6 8 (8.70%) SAP
6 8 (8.70%) Sitecore
6 8 (8.70%) webMethods
7 7 (7.61%) MuleSoft
8 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.43%) VMware
9 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.17%) Cognos
10 2 (2.17%) IBM
10 2 (2.17%) Netezza
10 2 (2.17%) Siebel
10 2 (2.17%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.17%) Zend
11 1 (1.09%) Cisco
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