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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 176 161 142
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 15 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.40% 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.84% 13.04% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 45
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,400 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £49,800 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
153 115 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.00% 3.05% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 134 94 109
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
Bolton - 3 £55,000 - 1
Salford - 1 £65,000 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 16 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (30.95%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (30.95%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) Internet
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
3 12 (28.57%) .NET
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.81%) Firewall
4 10 (23.81%) SMTP
4 10 (23.81%) DNS
5 8 (19.05%) HTML
5 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 6 (14.29%) Linux
7 6 (14.29%) Subversion
7 6 (14.29%) PaaS
8 5 (11.90%) HTML5
8 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
8 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL
8 5 (11.90%) Web Services
9 4 (9.52%) SAP
9 4 (9.52%) Oracle
9 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
9 4 (9.52%) IaaS
9 4 (9.52%) Node.js

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 4 (9.52%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) nginx
3 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.38%) Lync
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (30.95%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (14.29%) PaaS
4 4 (9.52%) IaaS
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.76%) GitHub
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Internet
2 10 (23.81%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) SMTP
2 10 (23.81%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Aerospike
3 2 (4.76%) SAP BI
3 2 (4.76%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Ant
3 2 (4.76%) Maven
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) .NET Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) CSS
4 5 (11.90%) HTML5
4 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.90%) Web Services
5 4 (9.52%) CSS3
6 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (7.14%) J2EE
6 3 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (4.76%) XML
7 2 (4.76%) XSLT
7 2 (4.76%) ADO
7 2 (4.76%) UDDI
7 2 (4.76%) WSDL
7 2 (4.76%) EDI
7 2 (4.76%) JMS
7 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Project Management
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
3 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.14%) SOA
6 2 (4.76%) ERP
6 2 (4.76%) OOD
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Logistics
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) MVC
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) XQuery
4 2 (4.76%) XPath
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) VCP4
2 1 (2.38%) VCP5
2 1 (2.38%) VCAP
2 1 (2.38%) CCEE
2 1 (2.38%) CCAA
2 1 (2.38%) CCIA
2 1 (2.38%) VCDX
2 1 (2.38%) MCITP
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.38%) CCA
2 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCSD
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) vCloud
1 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) SAP
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Zend
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
hronline
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
hronline
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago