The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 56 51 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 7 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.42% 3.40% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 67.74% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 1
Average salary £21,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
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 Merseyside region.

Cloud Services Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.83% 5.02% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 10
Average salary £37,250 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.22% +55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,800 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SaaS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Merseyside region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Merseyside

SaaS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Liverpool +5 7 £21,500 -52.22%
St Helens - 1 £22,000 -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (50.00%) B2B
1 4 (50.00%) EPoS
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Business Development Executive
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Front-End Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) B2B
1 4 (50.00%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Avaya
1 1 (12.50%) VMware