Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 55 52
Rank change year-on-year +34 -3 +40
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 28 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 9.96% 2.11% 3.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.89% 13.79% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 25
Bedford median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £41,250 £37,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -17.65%

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 Bedford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 72 58 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 25.62% 15.30% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 63 41 60
Bedford median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,100 £31,250 £26,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -8.16%

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 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Bedford region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) C#
5 13 (46.43%) .NET
6 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
7 11 (39.29%) IIS
7 11 (39.29%) Windows
7 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
7 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
9 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
10 8 (28.57%) C++
10 8 (28.57%) Python
10 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 8 (28.57%) Degree
10 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (28.57%) Entity Framework
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (25.00%) DevOps
11 7 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (25.00%) SDLC
12 4 (14.29%) Office 365

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Selenium
1 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Azure Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 8 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
1 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
1 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps
3 7 (25.00%) SDLC
4 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.29%) High Availability
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.71%) User Stories
5 3 (10.71%) Wireframes
6 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
5 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
6 8 (28.57%) C++
6 8 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (14.29%) VBScript
8 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) MCP
2 4 (14.29%) MCSA
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle