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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 155 164 171
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 31 32 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.80% 0.77% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.20% 10.46% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -6.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
304 306 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.89% 7.41% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 268 197 121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,250 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 +9 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Stockport - 2 £61,250 -
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) HTML
3 13 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (20.63%) Data Centre
4 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 11 (17.46%) CSS
5 11 (17.46%) Windows
6 10 (15.87%) Linux
6 10 (15.87%) .NET
6 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.87%) PHP
6 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
6 10 (15.87%) Project Management
6 10 (15.87%) MVC
6 10 (15.87%) HTML5
7 9 (14.29%) REST
7 9 (14.29%) MySQL
7 9 (14.29%) C#
7 9 (14.29%) Java
7 9 (14.29%) XML
7 9 (14.29%) OO
7 9 (14.29%) Time Management
8 8 (12.70%) jQuery
8 8 (12.70%) Subversion
8 8 (12.70%) CMS
8 8 (12.70%) Grunt
9 7 (11.11%) Finance
9 7 (11.11%) UNIX
9 7 (11.11%) J2EE
9 7 (11.11%) Business Development

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (12.70%) CMS
2 5 (7.94%) WordPress
3 3 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.76%) nginx
3 3 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (4.76%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.17%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) Lync
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.76%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) PaaS
3 2 (3.17%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) VPN
1 6 (9.52%) Internet
2 5 (7.94%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) WAN
3 3 (4.76%) SSL
4 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.17%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.59%) HTTP
5 1 (1.59%) VPLS
5 1 (1.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.70%) Subversion
2 8 (12.70%) Grunt
3 3 (4.76%) JIRA
3 3 (4.76%) NUnit
3 3 (4.76%) MSTest
4 2 (3.17%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.17%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.70%) C# Developer
5 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Sales Manager
5 7 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Account Manager
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) HTML
2 11 (17.46%) CSS
3 10 (15.87%) .NET
3 10 (15.87%) HTML5
4 9 (14.29%) XML
4 9 (14.29%) REST
5 8 (12.70%) jQuery
6 7 (11.11%) J2EE
7 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
8 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.94%) Spring
8 5 (7.94%) CSS3
8 5 (7.94%) Sass
8 5 (7.94%) Web Services
9 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.35%) JSON
10 3 (4.76%) Ajax
10 3 (4.76%) XSLT
10 3 (4.76%) LAMP
11 2 (3.17%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Replication
2 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.59%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) UNIX
4 3 (4.76%) Android
4 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.87%) Project Management
2 10 (15.87%) MVC
3 9 (14.29%) OO
3 9 (14.29%) Time Management
4 7 (11.11%) Business Development
5 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.94%) OO PHP
6 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.35%) Web Development
8 3 (4.76%) CRM
8 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.76%) Workflow
8 3 (4.76%) Web Design
8 3 (4.76%) Android Development
8 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
1 10 (15.87%) PHP
2 9 (14.29%) C#
2 9 (14.29%) Java
3 6 (9.52%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.76%) Ruby
5 3 (4.76%) XPath
5 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) MCSE
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Nagios
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.76%) Opsview
2 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) Google
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) Adobe
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.76%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
6 1 (1.59%) CommVault
6 1 (1.59%) NetApp
6 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
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