Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 45 57
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 +12
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 7 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.57% 2.68% 2.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.92% 18.18% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 18
Bedford median annual salary £30,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.08% +10.00% -26.32%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £38,500 £43,750 £48,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +52.94% +13.33% -16.67%

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 Bedford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 37 44 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 18.88% 14.77% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 71
Bedford median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +3.45% -8.42%
10th Percentile £27,000 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £77,500 £52,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.16% +5.56% -4.76%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Bedford

SaaS
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Bedford

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Bedford over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Server Building
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Process Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) IT Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) Support Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Process Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Server Building
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft