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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 160 153 168
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 23 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.79% 0.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.99% 11.76% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 16
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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
288 272 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.93% 6.70% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 251 192 139
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 August 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 August 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
Altrincham +8 2 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Stockport +8 2 £54,750 -
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Project Management
2 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
3 9 (16.07%) MVC
3 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (14.29%) REST
4 8 (14.29%) Time Management
4 8 (14.29%) Internet
4 8 (14.29%) Java
4 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.50%) .NET
5 7 (12.50%) Linux
5 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 7 (12.50%) Business Development
6 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Finance
6 6 (10.71%) Windows
6 6 (10.71%) J2EE
6 6 (10.71%) C#
6 6 (10.71%) HTML
6 6 (10.71%) Oracle
6 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.93%) Nagios
7 5 (8.93%) CSS
7 5 (8.93%) PHP
7 5 (8.93%) SQL
7 5 (8.93%) Web Services
7 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (8.93%) nginx
2 3 (5.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (5.36%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) CMS
2 3 (5.36%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.36%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Lync
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (5.36%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) PaaS
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.79%) Heroku
4 1 (1.79%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Internet
2 5 (8.93%) WAN
3 4 (7.14%) VPN
4 3 (5.36%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) VPLS
5 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.79%) MPLS
5 1 (1.79%) SSL
5 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) Aerospike
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) MSTest
2 3 (5.36%) NUnit
2 3 (5.36%) Subversion
2 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) Grunt
3 2 (3.57%) Selenium
3 2 (3.57%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Advertising
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Sales Manager
4 6 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Account Manager
5 5 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) REST
2 7 (12.50%) .NET
3 6 (10.71%) J2EE
3 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.71%) HTML
4 5 (8.93%) CSS
4 5 (8.93%) Web Services
4 5 (8.93%) HTML5
5 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.14%) Spring
5 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.14%) JSON
5 4 (7.14%) XML
6 3 (5.36%) XSLT
6 3 (5.36%) LAMP
6 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Project Management
3 9 (16.07%) MVC
4 8 (14.29%) Time Management
5 7 (12.50%) Business Development
6 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.93%) Software Architecture
7 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Web Development
8 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Workflow
9 3 (5.36%) Web Design
9 3 (5.36%) CRM
9 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.36%) DevOps
9 3 (5.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.93%) PHP
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) Ruby
5 3 (5.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Nagios
1 5 (8.93%) Puppet
1 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.36%) Opsview
3 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (5.36%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) VMware
3 3 (5.36%) EPiServer
3 3 (5.36%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) CommVault
5 1 (1.79%) NetApp
5 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
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