SaaS Jobs in the North West

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > North West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 58 111 62
Rank change year-on-year +53 -49 +16
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 275 270 445
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 3.84% 3.28% 4.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.70% 7.19% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 219 203 371
10th Percentile £36,000 £37,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £53,350
Median % change year-on-year - +12.46% -3.20%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,647 £70,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £68,515 £62,500
% change year-on-year -5.13% +9.62% +4.17%

All Cloud Skills
North West

SaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,569 3,755 3,976
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 35.87% 45.55% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,106 2,169 2,838
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,428 £30,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,875
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +5.69% +2.50%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in the North West

SaaS
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in the North West.

Salary trend for SaaS in the North West

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in the North West over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for SaaS 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 6 months to 21 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Manchester +43 161 £60,000 -7.69% 74
Merseyside +33 46 £61,250 +6.52% 3
Cheshire +25 43 £55,000 +4.76% 20
Cumbria - 18 £45,000 - 5
Lancashire +4 3 £117,500 +172.77% 6
SaaS
England

SaaS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.09%) IIS
1 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Exchange
1 3 (1.09%) nginx
2 2 (0.73%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.36%) CMS
3 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.73%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 100 (36.36%) Azure
2 71 (25.82%) IaaS
3 65 (23.64%) PaaS
4 53 (19.27%) AWS
5 17 (6.18%) Serverless
6 13 (4.73%) Azure Functions
7 12 (4.36%) Dynamics 365
7 12 (4.36%) GCP
7 12 (4.36%) Power Platform
8 8 (2.91%) Azure Monitor
9 5 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.82%) Azure Storage
10 4 (1.45%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (1.45%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.45%) OCI
11 3 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.09%) Azure DevOps
11 3 (1.09%) Entra ID
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.00%) Firewall
2 10 (3.64%) SAN
3 6 (2.18%) NAS
3 6 (2.18%) VoIP
4 4 (1.45%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.09%) BGP
5 3 (1.09%) DHCP
5 3 (1.09%) DNS
5 3 (1.09%) Internet
5 3 (1.09%) OSPF
5 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.36%) IPsec
7 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.36%) SSL
7 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.00%) MySQL
2 21 (7.64%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.36%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.18%) Data Lake
6 6 (2.18%) Redis
7 5 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.45%) Big Data
9 3 (1.09%) DTS
10 2 (0.73%) DynamoDB
10 2 (0.73%) Tableau
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.36%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (5.09%) Git
2 5 (1.82%) Cypress.io
3 3 (1.09%) MSBuild
3 3 (1.09%) Postman
3 3 (1.09%) Subversion
3 3 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.09%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.73%) JIRA
5 1 (0.36%) Grunt
5 1 (0.36%) gulp
5 1 (0.36%) Moq
5 1 (0.36%) NUnit
5 1 (0.36%) Selenium
5 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.36%) webpack
General
1 59 (21.45%) Finance
2 50 (18.18%) Social Skills
3 21 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.09%) Marketing
5 12 (4.36%) Health Technology
5 12 (4.36%) Legal
6 11 (4.00%) Law
7 9 (3.27%) Banking
8 7 (2.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 7 (2.55%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.82%) Tech for Good
10 3 (1.09%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (1.09%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (1.09%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.09%) Retail
11 2 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.73%) Local Government
12 1 (0.36%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 65 (23.64%) Developer
2 55 (20.00%) Architect
3 40 (14.55%) Senior
4 30 (10.91%) Lead
5 29 (10.55%) Senior Developer
6 24 (8.73%) Analyst
7 21 (7.64%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (6.18%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 17 (6.18%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (5.45%) Project Manager
10 14 (5.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.36%) CRM Architect
11 12 (4.36%) Dynamics 365 Architect
11 12 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM Architect
11 12 (4.36%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 11 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
12 11 (4.00%) Consultant
13 10 (3.64%) PHP Developer
14 9 (3.27%) .NET Developer
14 9 (3.27%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.18%) React
2 24 (8.73%) Laravel
3 19 (6.91%) CSS
4 18 (6.55%) .NET
4 18 (6.55%) Node.js
5 17 (6.18%) HTML
6 9 (3.27%) Vue
7 7 (2.55%) OpenID
8 6 (2.18%) .NET Core
8 6 (2.18%) Next.js
9 5 (1.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.82%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.82%) Playwright
10 4 (1.45%) RESTful
10 4 (1.45%) Symfony
11 3 (1.09%) Django
11 3 (1.09%) Express.js
11 3 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
12 2 (0.73%) Lambda Expressions
12 2 (0.73%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.73%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (3.64%) Public Cloud
3 9 (3.27%) Onboarding
4 8 (2.91%) Cloud Native
5 7 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.18%) Blockchain
6 6 (2.18%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.82%) Hackathon
7 5 (1.82%) Product Ownership
8 4 (1.45%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.45%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.73%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (0.73%) e-Health
9 2 (0.73%) Life Science
9 2 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.27%) Windows
2 15 (5.45%) Linux
3 12 (4.36%) Windows Server
3 12 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.91%) Windows Server 2019
5 7 (2.55%) Unix
5 7 (2.55%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (1.09%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.73%) Android
7 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (23.27%) Agile
2 47 (17.09%) Migration
2 47 (17.09%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (14.91%) Roadmaps
4 36 (13.09%) Software Engineering
5 33 (12.00%) Full Stack Development
6 31 (11.27%) Cybersecurity
7 29 (10.55%) DevOps
7 29 (10.55%) Microservices
8 25 (9.09%) Presales
9 24 (8.73%) CI/CD
9 24 (8.73%) Design Patterns
10 23 (8.36%) Actionable Insight
10 23 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (8.36%) Problem Management
11 22 (8.00%) Strategic Roadmap
12 21 (7.64%) CRM
13 20 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 19 (6.91%) Front End Development
14 19 (6.91%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (15.27%) JavaScript
2 35 (12.73%) SQL
3 25 (9.09%) PHP
4 24 (8.73%) C#
5 18 (6.55%) Python
6 12 (4.36%) PowerShell
7 10 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.91%) Java
9 2 (0.73%) ABAP
9 2 (0.73%) Bash
9 2 (0.73%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.73%) Swift
10 1 (0.36%) Ada
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.00%) Degree
2 7 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (2.55%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.18%) DBS Check
4 4 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.36%) Azure Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.00%) QA
2 12 (4.36%) PMO
3 9 (3.27%) SLA
4 6 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.73%) NCSC
6 2 (0.73%) NIST
6 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (8.73%) Docker
2 19 (6.91%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) RACF
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (5.09%) Kubernetes
2 13 (4.73%) Terraform
3 7 (2.55%) Ansible
4 4 (1.45%) SCCM
5 3 (1.09%) Progress Chef
5 3 (1.09%) Puppet
6 2 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.45%) Oracle
3 8 (2.91%) VMware
4 7 (2.55%) Apple
5 6 (2.18%) Adobe
6 4 (1.45%) Salesforce
6 4 (1.45%) SAP
7 3 (1.09%) IBM
7 3 (1.09%) Snow
7 3 (1.09%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.73%) Google
8 2 (0.73%) Verint
8 2 (0.73%) Workday
9 1 (0.36%) Aderant
9 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.36%) Ceridian
9 1 (0.36%) iManage