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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 138 150 175
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 40 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.98% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.40% 12.90% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 15
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +39.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £39,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,750 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +4.70%
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
351 248 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.26% 7.56% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 291 209 167
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Altrincham - 2 £48,750 -
Sale - 1 - - 2
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 52 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (46.60%) Java
3 34 (33.01%) XML
4 32 (31.07%) Scrum
4 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
5 29 (28.16%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (28.16%) Maven
6 28 (27.18%) NoSQL
7 27 (26.21%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (26.21%) JSON
8 26 (25.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (25.24%) Docker
9 25 (24.27%) SOA
10 24 (23.30%) Apache Camel
10 24 (23.30%) PaaS
10 24 (23.30%) Test Scripting
11 23 (22.33%) Microservices
11 23 (22.33%) QA
12 22 (21.36%) Presales
13 21 (20.39%) WSO2
13 21 (20.39%) Open Source
13 21 (20.39%) TDD
14 20 (19.42%) Software Engineering
14 20 (19.42%) Web Development
14 20 (19.42%) DevOps
15 18 (17.48%) SOAP
15 18 (17.48%) Google
15 18 (17.48%) Jenkins
15 18 (17.48%) BDD
16 17 (16.50%) WebSphere

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 17 (16.50%) Apache
1 17 (16.50%) WebSphere
2 15 (14.56%) Mule
3 12 (11.65%) CMS
4 10 (9.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (8.74%) Alfresco
5 9 (8.74%) Liferay
5 9 (8.74%) Umbraco
6 6 (5.83%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.91%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (2.91%) Node.js
7 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Photoshop
2 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.91%) MS Office
5 2 (1.94%) MS Project
5 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.91%) Workday HCM
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.97%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.97%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.21%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (23.30%) PaaS
3 12 (11.65%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (11.65%) Amazon S3
3 12 (11.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (10.68%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (7.77%) GitHub
5 8 (7.77%) IaaS
6 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (3.88%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) SPDY
2 3 (2.91%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.91%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.91%) VoIP
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
3 2 (1.94%) Wireless
4 1 (0.97%) DEFINITY
4 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) LAN
4 1 (0.97%) SAN
4 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.97%) VLAN
4 1 (0.97%) VPN
4 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.18%) NoSQL
2 26 (25.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (11.65%) Couchbase
3 12 (11.65%) Hazelcast
4 10 (9.71%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.83%) Neo4j
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.94%) MySQL
9 1 (0.97%) Big Data
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
2 29 (28.16%) Maven
3 18 (17.48%) Jenkins
4 12 (11.65%) git-flow
4 12 (11.65%) Hudson
5 9 (8.74%) Selenium
6 6 (5.83%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.88%) Grunt
8 3 (2.91%) Bower
8 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.91%) JIRA
9 2 (1.94%) Subversion
10 1 (0.97%) MSTest
10 1 (0.97%) NUnit
10 1 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 16 (15.53%) Marketing
2 5 (4.85%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Billing
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Developer
2 19 (18.45%) Architect
2 19 (18.45%) Java Developer
2 19 (18.45%) Software Developer
3 15 (14.56%) Consultant
3 15 (14.56%) Java Engineer
4 14 (13.59%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Software Engineer
5 13 (12.62%) Technical Architect
6 12 (11.65%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (10.68%) SOA Developer
8 10 (9.71%) .NET Architect
8 10 (9.71%) .NET Technical Architect
8 10 (9.71%) C# Architect
9 9 (8.74%) Digital Architect
9 9 (8.74%) Digital Technical Architect
10 8 (7.77%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.01%) XML
2 27 (26.21%) JSON
3 24 (23.30%) Apache Camel
4 18 (17.48%) SOAP
5 16 (15.53%) .NET
6 15 (14.56%) Apache Avro
6 15 (14.56%) Apache Thrift
6 15 (14.56%) CSS
6 15 (14.56%) EDI
6 15 (14.56%) HTML
6 15 (14.56%) JMS
6 15 (14.56%) Protocol Buffers
6 15 (14.56%) ZeroMQ
7 14 (13.59%) jQuery
8 12 (11.65%) Middleware
8 12 (11.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (10.68%) HTML5
10 10 (9.71%) AngularJS
11 9 (8.74%) CSS3
12 8 (7.77%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Algorithms
2 8 (7.77%) User Experience
3 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.91%) iPad
4 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.91%) PMI
5 2 (1.94%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) Telematics
6 1 (0.97%) BYOD
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.97%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Linux
2 7 (6.80%) Windows
3 3 (2.91%) Unix
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.97%) AIX
5 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.07%) Scrum
3 29 (28.16%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (24.27%) SOA
5 24 (23.30%) Test Scripting
6 23 (22.33%) Microservices
7 22 (21.36%) Presales
8 21 (20.39%) Open Source
8 21 (20.39%) TDD
9 20 (19.42%) DevOps
9 20 (19.42%) Software Engineering
9 20 (19.42%) Web Development
10 18 (17.48%) BDD
11 15 (14.56%) Mentoring
12 13 (12.62%) Analytics
12 13 (12.62%) Data Modelling
12 13 (12.62%) Project Management
13 12 (11.65%) Data Transformation
13 12 (11.65%) MVC
13 12 (11.65%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 48 (46.60%) Java
2 14 (13.59%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.62%) C#
4 10 (9.71%) SQL
5 6 (5.83%) Clojure
5 6 (5.83%) Groovy
5 6 (5.83%) PHP
5 6 (5.83%) Ruby
5 6 (5.83%) Scala
6 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.97%) C
7 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.94%) APMP
3 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.97%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.33%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) COBIT
2 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (25.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Grafana
1 6 (5.83%) Graphite
1 6 (5.83%) Packer
1 6 (5.83%) Puppet
1 6 (5.83%) Terraform
1 6 (5.83%) Uchiwa
2 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (20.39%) WSO2
2 18 (17.48%) Google
3 17 (16.50%) Atlassian
4 15 (14.56%) webMethods
5 11 (10.68%) EPiServer
5 11 (10.68%) Oracle
6 10 (9.71%) Sitecore
7 9 (8.74%) SAP
8 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.83%) MuleSoft
10 5 (4.85%) VMware
11 3 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.94%) Cisco
12 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (1.94%) Siebel
12 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.94%) Zend
13 1 (0.97%) Avaya
13 1 (0.97%) HP
13 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
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