The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 158 189 204
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 106 58 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.67% 0.95% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.45% 11.93% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 94 48 55
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £35,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £64,850 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.01%
SaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
788 486 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.44% 7.98% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 669 405 365
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SaaS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the North West

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the North West

SaaS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -17 55 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Cheshire +33 21 £47,000 - 2
Lancashire +5 15 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Merseyside -3 15 £20,000 - 5
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 50 (28.25%) MVC
2 48 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (24.86%) Microsoft
4 43 (24.29%) SQL Server
5 42 (23.73%) HTML
5 42 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (23.16%) Java
7 40 (22.60%) JavaScript
8 37 (20.90%) ITIL
9 35 (19.77%) CSS
9 35 (19.77%) SQL
10 32 (18.08%) .NET
10 32 (18.08%) PaaS
10 32 (18.08%) DevOps
11 31 (17.51%) Degree
12 30 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (16.95%) Windows
13 29 (16.38%) C#
13 29 (16.38%) TDD
14 28 (15.82%) Linux
15 26 (14.69%) IaaS
16 25 (14.12%) NoSQL
16 25 (14.12%) Tomcat
16 25 (14.12%) MS Excel
16 25 (14.12%) Finance
17 24 (13.56%) Jenkins
17 24 (13.56%) Web Development
17 24 (13.56%) jQuery
18 23 (12.99%) ITIL V3
18 23 (12.99%) Telecoms

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 25 (14.12%) Tomcat
2 18 (10.17%) JBoss
3 16 (9.04%) Apache
4 14 (7.91%) IIS
5 13 (7.34%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.82%) nginx
7 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.26%) Apache Spark
8 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.69%) CMS
9 3 (1.69%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.13%) Confluence
11 1 (0.56%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.56%) Magento
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.56%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.56%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (18.08%) PaaS
3 30 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (14.69%) IaaS
5 7 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.56%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.56%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.56%) Route 53
7 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.04%) DHCP
1 16 (9.04%) DNS
2 15 (8.47%) SAN
2 15 (8.47%) VPN
3 6 (3.39%) Internet
3 6 (3.39%) LAN
4 5 (2.82%) BGP
4 5 (2.82%) Firewall
4 5 (2.82%) OSPF
4 5 (2.82%) WAN
5 3 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.69%) MPLS
5 3 (1.69%) Wireless
6 2 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.13%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (1.13%) NX-OS
6 2 (1.13%) VLAN
6 2 (1.13%) WLAN
7 1 (0.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.12%) NoSQL
3 20 (11.30%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.52%) Big Data
5 8 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.95%) MySQL
7 5 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 5 (2.82%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.26%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.26%) Power BI
8 4 (2.26%) SAP HANA
8 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.13%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.13%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 24 (13.56%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.04%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.47%) JIRA
4 13 (7.34%) Bitbucket
4 13 (7.34%) Grunt
5 12 (6.78%) Subversion
6 11 (6.21%) gulp
6 11 (6.21%) JUnit
6 11 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.52%) Maven
8 6 (3.39%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.39%) NUnit
8 6 (3.39%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.82%) Ant
9 5 (2.82%) NetBeans
10 4 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.69%) Selenium
11 3 (1.69%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.13%) Bower
12 2 (1.13%) Sinon.JS
General
1 25 (14.12%) Finance
2 23 (12.99%) Telecoms
3 22 (12.43%) Banking
4 12 (6.78%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.52%) Marketing
6 4 (2.26%) Automotive
6 4 (2.26%) Legal
6 4 (2.26%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.26%) Retail
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 57 (32.20%) Developer
2 29 (16.38%) Architect
3 23 (12.99%) C# Developer
4 19 (10.73%) .NET Developer
4 19 (10.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (9.60%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (8.47%) Cloud Architect
6 15 (8.47%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.47%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (7.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 9 (5.08%) .NET Web Developer
9 9 (5.08%) AWS Developer
9 9 (5.08%) C# Web Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Consultant
9 9 (5.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.73%) HTML
2 35 (19.77%) CSS
3 32 (18.08%) .NET
4 24 (13.56%) jQuery
5 22 (12.43%) ASP.NET
6 21 (11.86%) Spring
7 17 (9.60%) AngularJS
8 16 (9.04%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (9.04%) Node.js
9 14 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (7.91%) HTML5
9 14 (7.91%) Middleware
9 14 (7.91%) Web Services
10 13 (7.34%) React
11 12 (6.78%) CSS3
11 12 (6.78%) Ember.js
12 11 (6.21%) LESS
12 11 (6.21%) REST
12 11 (6.21%) Sass
12 11 (6.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.73%) Data Centre
3 16 (9.04%) iPad
4 15 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (7.91%) Public Cloud
6 13 (7.34%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (7.34%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (5.08%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.08%) Driving Licence
8 8 (4.52%) Smart Meter
9 7 (3.95%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (3.95%) Online Banking
10 4 (2.26%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (2.26%) Statistics
11 3 (1.69%) Blockchain
12 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.13%) Wiki
13 1 (0.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.95%) Windows
2 28 (15.82%) Linux
3 15 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.39%) Unix
5 3 (1.69%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
6 1 (0.56%) Debian
6 1 (0.56%) SUSE
6 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.25%) MVC
2 48 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (20.90%) ITIL
4 32 (18.08%) DevOps
5 29 (16.38%) TDD
6 24 (13.56%) Web Development
7 23 (12.99%) ITIL V3
8 20 (11.30%) ERP
9 19 (10.73%) PRINCE2
9 19 (10.73%) Scrum
10 18 (10.17%) Mentoring
10 18 (10.17%) Project Management
11 17 (9.60%) Service Management
11 17 (9.60%) TOGAF
12 15 (8.47%) Machine Learning
13 14 (7.91%) Analytics
14 13 (7.34%) Line Management
14 13 (7.34%) Load Balancing
14 13 (7.34%) Mobile Device Management
14 13 (7.34%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.16%) Java
2 40 (22.60%) JavaScript
3 35 (19.77%) SQL
4 29 (16.38%) C#
5 13 (7.34%) T-SQL
6 11 (6.21%) TypeScript
7 10 (5.65%) Scala
8 9 (5.08%) Ruby
9 8 (4.52%) Python
10 7 (3.95%) PHP
11 5 (2.82%) Haskell
12 4 (2.26%) VBA
13 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.69%) Clojure
13 3 (1.69%) Go
13 3 (1.69%) Groovy
13 3 (1.69%) Perl
14 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.56%) C++
15 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (17.51%) Degree
2 19 (10.73%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (9.04%) CCNA
5 13 (7.34%) EMC Certification
5 13 (7.34%) MCSE
6 8 (4.52%) DV Cleared
6 8 (4.52%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.39%) CCNP
8 4 (2.26%) MCSA
9 3 (1.69%) ISEB
9 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.56%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.56%) CISSP
10 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.56%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.56%) PMP
10 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.56%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.21%) SLA
2 9 (5.08%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.39%) QA
4 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.47%) Docker
3 5 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (7.91%) Puppet
2 13 (7.34%) AirWatch
3 6 (3.39%) Terraform
4 3 (1.69%) Grafana
4 3 (1.69%) Graphite
4 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.69%) Packer
4 3 (1.69%) Uchiwa
5 2 (1.13%) Ansible
6 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 44 (24.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.99%) Oracle
3 22 (12.43%) VMware
4 17 (9.60%) Cisco
4 17 (9.60%) IBM
5 15 (8.47%) Citrix
6 13 (7.34%) EMC
6 13 (7.34%) Software AG
7 10 (5.65%) SAP
8 6 (3.39%) Google
9 5 (2.82%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.82%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.26%) HP
10 4 (2.26%) Tableau
11 3 (1.69%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.69%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.69%) WSO2
12 2 (1.13%) NetApp
12 2 (1.13%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.13%) Xamarin
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