The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 108 185 169
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -16
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 63 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.91% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.94% 5.42% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 10 9
Average salary £50,000 £57,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +16.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,250 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £74,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
316 203 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.60% 5.05% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 267 168 106
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Manchester

SaaS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 - 1
Oldham - 1 £38,500 -
Stockport - 1 £30,000 - 1
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (38.68%) Java
3 35 (33.02%) XML
4 32 (30.19%) Git (software)
4 32 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (27.36%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (22.64%) HTML
7 23 (21.70%) .NET
8 22 (20.75%) SOA
8 22 (20.75%) JSON
8 22 (20.75%) PaaS
8 22 (20.75%) TDD
8 22 (20.75%) Maven
8 22 (20.75%) Docker
9 21 (19.81%) Google
9 21 (19.81%) jQuery
9 21 (19.81%) Scrum
9 21 (19.81%) CSS
10 20 (18.87%) QA
10 20 (18.87%) Test Scripting
10 20 (18.87%) Microservices
10 20 (18.87%) HTML5
10 20 (18.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (18.87%) NoSQL
11 19 (17.92%) CMS
12 18 (16.98%) SOAP
12 18 (16.98%) C#
12 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
12 18 (16.98%) CSS3
13 17 (16.04%) BDD

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (17.92%) CMS
2 13 (12.26%) WebSphere
3 12 (11.32%) Apache
3 12 (11.32%) Mule
4 9 (8.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (7.55%) Alfresco
5 8 (7.55%) Liferay
5 8 (7.55%) Umbraco
5 8 (7.55%) WordPress
6 2 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.89%) JBoss
6 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.94%) IIS
7 1 (0.94%) Node.js
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (1.89%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (20.75%) PaaS
3 15 (14.15%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (11.32%) Amazon S3
4 12 (11.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (9.43%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (8.49%) IaaS
7 8 (7.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) SPDY
2 6 (5.66%) Firewall
2 6 (5.66%) iSCSI
2 6 (5.66%) Software-Defined Networking
2 6 (5.66%) SSL
2 6 (5.66%) VPN
3 3 (2.83%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.94%) DEFINITY
4 1 (0.94%) SAN
4 1 (0.94%) VLAN
4 1 (0.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.87%) Apache Cassandra
1 20 (18.87%) NoSQL
2 12 (11.32%) Couchbase
2 12 (11.32%) Hazelcast
2 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.49%) MySQL
4 6 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.83%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (30.19%) Git (software)
2 22 (20.75%) Maven
3 12 (11.32%) git-flow
3 12 (11.32%) Hudson
3 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.43%) Grunt
5 9 (8.49%) Selenium
6 8 (7.55%) Subversion
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.83%) JIRA
9 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.94%) Bower
10 1 (0.94%) MSTest
10 1 (0.94%) NUnit
10 1 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (8.49%) Marketing
2 6 (5.66%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Finance
4 2 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (43.40%) Developer
2 22 (20.75%) Architect
3 20 (18.87%) Java Developer
4 19 (17.92%) Software Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Software Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) Java Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (10.38%) SOA Developer
8 10 (9.43%) Project Manager
8 10 (9.43%) Senior Developer
8 10 (9.43%) Web Developer
9 9 (8.49%) .NET Architect
9 9 (8.49%) .NET Technical Architect
9 9 (8.49%) C# Architect
9 9 (8.49%) PHP Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Technical Architect
10 8 (7.55%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (7.55%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.02%) XML
2 24 (22.64%) HTML
3 23 (21.70%) .NET
4 22 (20.75%) JSON
5 21 (19.81%) CSS
5 21 (19.81%) jQuery
6 20 (18.87%) HTML5
7 18 (16.98%) CSS3
7 18 (16.98%) SOAP
8 14 (13.21%) Apache Camel
9 12 (11.32%) Apache Avro
9 12 (11.32%) Apache Thrift
9 12 (11.32%) EDI
9 12 (11.32%) JMS
9 12 (11.32%) Middleware
9 12 (11.32%) Protocol Buffers
9 12 (11.32%) ZeroMQ
10 11 (10.38%) AngularJS
11 10 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (7.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Algorithms
2 8 (7.55%) User Experience
3 6 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.77%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.89%) Telematics
7 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.94%) EPoS
7 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) NHS
7 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) Windows
2 16 (15.09%) Linux
3 12 (11.32%) Unix
4 8 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.83%) Android
5 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.36%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (20.75%) SOA
3 22 (20.75%) TDD
4 21 (19.81%) Scrum
5 20 (18.87%) Microservices
5 20 (18.87%) Test Scripting
6 17 (16.04%) BDD
7 15 (14.15%) Presales
7 15 (14.15%) Software Engineering
8 14 (13.21%) Mentoring
8 14 (13.21%) OO
9 13 (12.26%) DevOps
9 13 (12.26%) Open Source
9 13 (12.26%) Web Development
10 12 (11.32%) Data Modelling
10 12 (11.32%) Data Transformation
10 12 (11.32%) Physical Data Model
11 11 (10.38%) Mobile Development
12 10 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.68%) Java
2 18 (16.98%) C#
2 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.43%) PHP
4 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.66%) SQL
5 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.94%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) MCSE
1 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.77%) Degree
3 1 (0.94%) APMP
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.87%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (20.75%) Docker
2 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Google
2 12 (11.32%) webMethods
2 12 (11.32%) WSO2
3 10 (9.43%) Atlassian
3 10 (9.43%) EPiServer
4 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.49%) Sitecore
5 7 (6.60%) Oracle
6 3 (2.83%) SAP
6 3 (2.83%) VMware
7 2 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) Avaya
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.94%) Siebel
8 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.94%) Twitter
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