The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 137 159
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 84 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.00% 1.29% 0.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.80% 11.78% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74 34 15
Median salary £42,500 £46,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.10% -19.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,450 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £64,250 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 712 382 276
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 16.99% 10.92% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 618 320 235
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing SaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Manchester

SaaS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Manchester

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Manchester

SaaS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Stockport -11 9 £42,500 +11.11% 2
Bolton - 4 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 2 £26,000 -
Oldham - 2 - -
SaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 62 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 55 (36.67%) .NET
3 54 (36.00%) C#
4 53 (35.33%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (32.67%) SQL Server
6 46 (30.67%) MVC
7 44 (29.33%) ASP.NET
8 43 (28.67%) TDD
9 41 (27.33%) AngularJS
10 38 (25.33%) jQuery
10 38 (25.33%) Microsoft
11 37 (24.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (21.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (19.33%) iPad
13 29 (19.33%) Web Services
14 28 (18.67%) SOA
14 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 28 (18.67%) Node.js
15 27 (18.00%) REST
16 24 (16.00%) LAN
16 24 (16.00%) Windows
16 24 (16.00%) SQL
17 22 (14.67%) WAN
18 21 (14.00%) HTML
18 21 (14.00%) CSS
19 20 (13.33%) Office 365
20 19 (12.67%) Hyper-V
20 19 (12.67%) SOLID
20 19 (12.67%) ITIL

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (9.33%) IIS
2 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (0.67%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 53 (35.33%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (24.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (13.33%) Office 365
4 15 (10.00%) IaaS
5 11 (7.33%) PaaS
6 5 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (2.00%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.00%) LAN
2 22 (14.67%) WAN
3 18 (12.00%) Firewall
4 6 (4.00%) HTTP
5 5 (3.33%) MPLS
5 5 (3.33%) VLAN
5 5 (3.33%) Wireless
6 4 (2.67%) BGP
6 4 (2.67%) Network Security
7 3 (2.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.00%) Internet
7 3 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.00%) IPsec
7 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.33%) DNS
8 2 (1.33%) OSPF
8 2 (1.33%) SAN
8 2 (1.33%) Skype
8 2 (1.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (32.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.00%) Big Data
3 6 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.00%) MySQL
4 4 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.67%) Redis
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.67%) JUnit
2 4 (2.67%) Selenium
3 3 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.67%) GoCD
5 1 (0.67%) JIRA
5 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (6.00%) Finance
2 5 (3.33%) Retail
3 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.00%) Marketing
5 2 (1.33%) Automotive
5 2 (1.33%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (34.00%) Developer
2 26 (17.33%) C# Developer
3 22 (14.67%) Senior Developer
4 20 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 19 (12.67%) Analyst
6 18 (12.00%) Architect
7 14 (9.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.33%) AWS Developer
9 11 (7.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (7.33%) IT Support
9 11 (7.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 10 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 10 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
10 10 (6.67%) Support Analyst
10 10 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (36.67%) .NET
2 44 (29.33%) ASP.NET
3 41 (27.33%) AngularJS
4 38 (25.33%) jQuery
5 32 (21.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (19.33%) Web Services
7 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (18.67%) Node.js
8 27 (18.00%) REST
9 21 (14.00%) CSS
9 21 (14.00%) HTML
10 12 (8.00%) Sass
11 10 (6.67%) HTML5
12 7 (4.67%) .NET Framework
12 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET Core
12 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (4.67%) LAMP
13 6 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (4.00%) React
14 5 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.33%) iPad
2 15 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 14 (9.33%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.67%) Clustering
5 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.33%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.33%) User Experience
8 4 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.00%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.00%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (1.33%) PMI
10 2 (1.33%) Replication
10 2 (1.33%) Smart Energy
10 2 (1.33%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.67%) Fintech
11 1 (0.67%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.00%) Windows
2 12 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.67%) Android
4 4 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.67%) Linux
5 2 (1.33%) CentOS
5 2 (1.33%) Unix
6 1 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (30.67%) MVC
3 43 (28.67%) TDD
4 28 (18.67%) SOA
5 19 (12.67%) ITIL
5 19 (12.67%) SOLID
6 17 (11.33%) Scrum
7 16 (10.67%) Mentoring
8 15 (10.00%) Analytics
9 13 (8.67%) DevOps
10 12 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (8.00%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.33%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.33%) Service Delivery
12 10 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (6.67%) OOP
13 9 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (5.33%) SDLC
14 8 (5.33%) Software Delivery
14 8 (5.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 54 (36.00%) C#
3 24 (16.00%) SQL
4 14 (9.33%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.33%) Java
6 10 (6.67%) VBScript
7 6 (4.00%) PHP
8 5 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.67%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.00%) Perl
10 3 (2.00%) Python
10 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.33%) Ruby
12 1 (0.67%) C
12 1 (0.67%) Erlang
12 1 (0.67%) ES6
12 1 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (6.00%) Degree
2 3 (2.00%) CISA
2 3 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) CCNP
3 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.33%) ISEB
3 2 (1.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (1.33%) JNCIP
3 2 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.67%) CIPD
4 1 (0.67%) CISM
4 1 (0.67%) CISSP
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.67%) MCSA
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) PCI DSS
2 10 (6.67%) QA
3 9 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (5.33%) SLA
5 3 (2.00%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.67%) COBIT
7 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 19 (12.67%) Hyper-V
2 18 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.33%) Docker
4 2 (1.33%) vCloud
4 2 (1.33%) vSphere
5 1 (0.67%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 10 (6.67%) SCCM
1 10 (6.67%) WSUS
2 2 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.67%) Ansible
3 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.67%) Nagios
3 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.00%) HP
3 13 (8.67%) VMware
4 10 (6.67%) Dell
5 9 (6.00%) Oracle
6 5 (3.33%) Cisco
6 5 (3.33%) Google
6 5 (3.33%) Rackspace
6 5 (3.33%) Zend
7 3 (2.00%) Telerik
8 2 (1.33%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.33%) Juniper
9 1 (0.67%) Apple
9 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.67%) Citrix
9 1 (0.67%) IBM
9 1 (0.67%) NetApp
9 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.67%) SAP
9 1 (0.67%) Sybase
Stockport, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum up to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ronald James Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Guru Careers
Salary: Competitive DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus and benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6500 CAR, BONUS, BENEFITS
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago