The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 / Merseyside
Rank 62 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.36% 1.43% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.00% 13.46% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -6.59%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 50 52 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 8.90% 10.63% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 45 35 25
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -11.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,400 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SaaS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SaaS 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 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
Liverpool +2 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
5 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) NUnit
6 7 (38.89%) DevOps
7 6 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
7 6 (33.33%) AirWatch
7 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (33.33%) IT Strategy
7 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
7 6 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
7 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (33.33%) Middleware

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 6 (33.33%) Apache
1 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (33.33%) IIS
1 6 (33.33%) JBoss
1 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (33.33%) IaaS
3 6 (33.33%) PaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (5.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
1 6 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) NUnit
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) MSTest
3 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) Middleware
6 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (5.56%) Ember.js
9 1 (5.56%) LINQ
9 1 (5.56%) Ninject
9 1 (5.56%) Play Framework
9 1 (5.56%) REST
9 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 6 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 6 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 6 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 6 (33.33%) Line Management
3 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 6 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Go
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CCNA
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
1 6 (33.33%) EMC Certification
1 6 (33.33%) MCSE
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
2 6 (33.33%) EMC
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Software AG
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
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