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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 136 131 170
Rank change year-on-year -5 +39  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 66 49 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.69% 1.45% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.96% 15.08% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 62 43 19
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 552 325 219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.16% 9.64% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 456 262 186
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 5 £32,500 -
Salford - 2 £35,000 - 2
Bury - 1 - -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.74%) SQL Server
3 39 (31.45%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (26.61%) C#
4 33 (26.61%) .NET
4 33 (26.61%) TDD
5 31 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 30 (24.19%) SQL
7 29 (23.39%) JavaScript
7 29 (23.39%) MVC
7 29 (23.39%) jQuery
8 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (18.55%) AngularJS
10 22 (17.74%) PCI DSS
10 22 (17.74%) Scrum
10 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
11 21 (16.94%) ITIL
11 21 (16.94%) iPad
12 20 (16.13%) REST
12 20 (16.13%) DevOps
12 20 (16.13%) Java
13 18 (14.52%) IaaS
13 18 (14.52%) Node.js
14 17 (13.71%) PaaS
14 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (13.71%) Windows
14 17 (13.71%) Web Services
15 16 (12.90%) SOA
15 16 (12.90%) Continuous Integration

SaaS
Top Related 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 8 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.03%) IIS
3 4 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (1.61%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 39 (31.45%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (14.52%) IaaS
4 17 (13.71%) PaaS
5 7 (5.65%) Office 365
6 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.81%) G Suite
8 1 (0.81%) GitHub
8 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.68%) LAN
2 11 (8.87%) WAN
3 10 (8.06%) Firewall
4 7 (5.65%) HTTP
5 5 (4.03%) Internet
6 4 (3.23%) Wireless
7 3 (2.42%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.61%) BGP
8 2 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.61%) IPsec
8 2 (1.61%) VLAN
9 1 (0.81%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.81%) DNS
9 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.81%) MPLS
9 1 (0.81%) SAN
9 1 (0.81%) VoIP
9 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (42.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.10%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.87%) Big Data
4 8 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.42%) MySQL
8 2 (1.61%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.61%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.81%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.81%) OrientDB
9 1 (0.81%) Redis
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (8.06%) JUnit
2 9 (7.26%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.03%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.03%) NetBeans
6 4 (3.23%) JIRA
7 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.42%) Selenium
8 2 (1.61%) Bower
8 2 (1.61%) Grunt
9 1 (0.81%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.81%) Gatling
9 1 (0.81%) GoCD
9 1 (0.81%) Moq
9 1 (0.81%) MSTest
9 1 (0.81%) Phabricator
9 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (12.10%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.87%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.45%) Retail
4 7 (5.65%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.23%) Finance
5 4 (3.23%) Legal
6 3 (2.42%) Automotive
6 3 (2.42%) Marketing
7 2 (1.61%) Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (28.23%) Developer
2 19 (15.32%) C# Developer
3 16 (12.90%) Architect
3 16 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 14 (11.29%) .NET Developer
5 13 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Java Developer
8 10 (8.06%) Software Architect
9 8 (6.45%) Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Agile Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) DBA
10 7 (5.65%) SQL DBA
10 7 (5.65%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.84%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.61%) .NET
2 31 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 29 (23.39%) jQuery
4 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (18.55%) AngularJS
6 20 (16.13%) REST
7 18 (14.52%) Node.js
8 17 (13.71%) Web Services
9 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (8.87%) Spring
11 10 (8.06%) HTML
12 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (6.45%) CSS
13 7 (5.65%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (4.84%) J2EE
14 6 (4.84%) SOAP
15 5 (4.03%) Elastic Stack
15 5 (4.03%) Hibernate
15 5 (4.03%) Java EE
15 5 (4.03%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) iPad
2 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.87%) N-Tier
4 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (7.26%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.65%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (5.65%) Driving Licence
7 5 (4.03%) Clustering
7 5 (4.03%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.61%) Wiki
9 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.81%) NHS
9 1 (0.81%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.71%) Windows
2 13 (10.48%) Linux
3 5 (4.03%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.61%) CentOS
4 2 (1.61%) Unix
5 1 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) TDD
3 29 (23.39%) MVC
4 22 (17.74%) Scrum
5 21 (16.94%) ITIL
6 20 (16.13%) DevOps
7 16 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.90%) SOA
8 12 (9.68%) OO
9 11 (8.87%) ERP
10 10 (8.06%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (8.06%) Secure Coding
10 10 (8.06%) SOLID
11 9 (7.26%) BDD
11 9 (7.26%) Data Protection
11 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.26%) Project Management
11 9 (7.26%) SDLC
12 8 (6.45%) Change Management
12 8 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.61%) C#
2 30 (24.19%) SQL
3 29 (23.39%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.13%) Java
5 12 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.03%) Haskell
6 5 (4.03%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.03%) Scala
6 5 (4.03%) VBScript
7 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.23%) Perl
7 4 (3.23%) Python
7 4 (3.23%) Ruby
8 3 (2.42%) PHP
9 2 (1.61%) Go
10 1 (0.81%) Erlang
10 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.65%) MCSA
3 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.42%) ISEB
5 3 (2.42%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.74%) PCI DSS
2 12 (9.68%) SLA
3 8 (6.45%) QA
4 5 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (3.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.42%) Docker
6 2 (1.61%) vCloud
7 1 (0.81%) KVM
7 1 (0.81%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.81%) oVirt
7 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) Puppet
2 5 (4.03%) SCCM
2 5 (4.03%) WSUS
3 2 (1.61%) Terraform
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.81%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.48%) VMware
3 9 (7.26%) HP
4 7 (5.65%) Oracle
5 5 (4.03%) Cisco
5 5 (4.03%) Dell
5 5 (4.03%) Google
6 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.61%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.61%) NetApp
7 2 (1.61%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.61%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.81%) Brocade
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Sybase
8 1 (0.81%) WatchGuard
8 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.81%) Zend
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
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