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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 151 164 183
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 34 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.96% 0.58% 0.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.26% 14.38% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 17
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
197 160 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.55% 4.05% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 171 125 124
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,400 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 - 7 £55,000 -
Oldham - 1 £32,500 - 2
Salford - 1 £65,000 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) MVC
3 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.78%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) HTML
4 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 7 (15.56%) .NET
4 7 (15.56%) J2EE
5 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (13.33%) Windows
5 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (11.11%) nginx
6 5 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (11.11%) PaaS
6 5 (11.11%) Puppet
6 5 (11.11%) REST
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) XML
6 5 (11.11%) C#
6 5 (11.11%) Java
6 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 5 (11.11%) Nagios

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (11.11%) nginx
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (4.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.22%) Lync
3 1 (2.22%) Drupal
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.44%) Tridion
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.11%) PaaS
3 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (6.67%) IaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.44%) GitHub
5 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
1 4 (8.89%) WAN
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) HTTP
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) SMTP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Aerospike
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Subversion
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) NUnit
2 2 (4.44%) Maven
2 2 (4.44%) Ant
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) MSTest
2 2 (4.44%) Grunt
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Architect
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Security Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) HTML
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
1 7 (15.56%) J2EE
2 6 (13.33%) CSS
3 5 (11.11%) REST
3 5 (11.11%) XML
3 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 4 (8.89%) XSLT
4 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.89%) Web Services
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.67%) HTML5
5 3 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.67%) JSON
5 3 (6.67%) SOAP
5 3 (6.67%) Spring
6 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.44%) LAMP
6 2 (4.44%) WSDL
6 2 (4.44%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) BYOD
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.22%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) MVC
4 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Software Architecture
6 4 (8.89%) DevOps
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.67%) Time Management
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) Web Design
8 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.44%) Logistics
8 2 (4.44%) Workflow
8 2 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) C#
2 5 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) XPath
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.44%) XQuery
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) VCP5
2 1 (2.22%) VCDX
2 1 (2.22%) VCP4
2 1 (2.22%) VCAP
2 1 (2.22%) CCEE
2 1 (2.22%) CCAA
2 1 (2.22%) CCIA
2 1 (2.22%) MCITP
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) MCSA
2 1 (2.22%) MCSD
2 1 (2.22%) CCA
2 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) vCloud
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.11%) Puppet
1 5 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (4.44%) Opsview
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) IBM
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) Adobe
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.44%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.22%) Zend
5 1 (2.22%) CommVault
5 1 (2.22%) NetApp
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £160000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Houndskull Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago