The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 163 169 147
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 23 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.38% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.86% 16.33% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 12
Average salary £39,500 £47,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
166 98 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.20% 2.32% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 118 81 41
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
North West

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 9 July 2014.

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 9 July 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
Stockport - 1 - -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 19 (38.78%) .NET
2 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) VMware
4 13 (26.53%) NetApp
4 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
5 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 12 (24.49%) Lync
6 11 (22.45%) MCITP
6 11 (22.45%) MCSE
6 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
6 11 (22.45%) Citrix
6 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (20.41%) DNS
7 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
7 10 (20.41%) SQL
8 9 (18.37%) Firewall
8 9 (18.37%) JMeter
8 9 (18.37%) Load Testing
8 9 (18.37%) SMTP
8 9 (18.37%) Internet
8 9 (18.37%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (16.33%) FlexPod
9 8 (16.33%) SLA
9 8 (16.33%) Change Management
9 8 (16.33%) Java
9 8 (16.33%) Retail
9 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
9 8 (16.33%) Incident Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 12 (24.49%) Lync
2 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
3 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) FileNet
5 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
5 1 (2.04%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) PaaS
2 3 (6.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) DNS
2 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 9 (18.37%) SMTP
2 9 (18.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JMeter
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.33%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Advertising
4 2 (4.08%) Finance
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) .NET Software Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Support
5 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (8.16%) Web Services
3 4 (8.16%) WCF
4 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.08%) jQuery
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.08%) SOAP
6 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.04%) Spring
6 1 (2.04%) JSF
6 1 (2.04%) XML
6 1 (2.04%) XSLT
6 1 (2.04%) HTML
6 1 (2.04%) CSS
6 1 (2.04%) J2EE
6 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) FlexPod
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) EPoS
3 2 (4.08%) Open Source
3 2 (4.08%) Tandem
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Neural Network
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.37%) Load Testing
3 8 (16.33%) Change Management
3 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
3 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
3 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.24%) MVC
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.20%) SOA
7 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) Scrum
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.12%) Business Development
8 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.12%) Change Control
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) Java
3 7 (14.29%) Ruby
3 7 (14.29%) PHP
4 6 (12.24%) C#
5 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) Delphi
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) Clojure
6 1 (2.04%) Groovy
6 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) MCITP
1 11 (22.45%) MCSE
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) CCNP
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) VMware
3 13 (26.53%) NetApp
4 11 (22.45%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) CommVault
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Embarcadero
6 1 (2.04%) Twitter
6 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
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