The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 61 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.05% 0.76% 1.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.79% 10.00% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +97.67%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
77 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.49% 7.62% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 55 28 26
Median salary £51,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £22,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SaaS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Liverpool +10 6 £27,500 -35.29%
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 19 (82.61%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (47.83%) .NET
4 11 (47.83%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) IBM
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
5 10 (43.48%) DevOps
5 10 (43.48%) Public Cloud
5 10 (43.48%) MVC
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle
5 10 (43.48%) C#
5 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (39.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (39.13%) IaaS
6 9 (39.13%) ITIL V3
6 9 (39.13%) PaaS
6 9 (39.13%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (39.13%) Load Balancing
6 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Wealth Management
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
6 9 (39.13%) IIS
6 9 (39.13%) ITIL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 9 (39.13%) Apache
1 9 (39.13%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (39.13%) IIS
1 9 (39.13%) JBoss
1 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (82.61%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (39.13%) IaaS
3 9 (39.13%) PaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (4.35%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) DHCP
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
1 9 (39.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Blockchain
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) NUnit
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) MSTest
3 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (39.13%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Architect
2 10 (43.48%) C# Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Cloud Architect
2 10 (43.48%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 10 (43.48%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (13.04%) AWS Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
3 9 (39.13%) Middleware
4 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
8 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.70%) Web Services
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
9 1 (4.35%) LINQ
9 1 (4.35%) Ninject
9 1 (4.35%) Play Framework
9 1 (4.35%) REST
9 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (43.48%) Public Cloud
3 9 (39.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (39.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 9 (39.13%) Identity Management
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL V3
2 9 (39.13%) Line Management
2 9 (39.13%) Load Balancing
2 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
2 9 (39.13%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
2 9 (39.13%) TOGAF
2 9 (39.13%) Wealth Management
3 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Go
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CCNA
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
1 9 (39.13%) EMC Certification
1 9 (39.13%) MCSE
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) IBM
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 9 (39.13%) EMC
3 9 (39.13%) Software AG
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) BT
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.35%) Xamarin