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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 70 67
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 3.57% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -57.14%
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 Merseyside region.

Cloud Services Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
24 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.93% 4.38% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 6
Average salary £43,500 £57,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.34% +36.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £38,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago