Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 17 59
Rank change year-on-year -35 +42 +35
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 34 105 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.55% 10.78% 3.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.90% 31.53% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23 95 43
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +46.67% -34.78%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -14.29%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 312 333 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 32.57% 34.19% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 275 309 142
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Luton -34 13 £72,500 +26.09% 1
Bedford -1 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Dunstable -1 3 - -
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 18 (52.94%) Linux
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (47.06%) Open Source
2 16 (47.06%) Load Balancing
2 16 (47.06%) High Availability
2 16 (47.06%) SSL
2 16 (47.06%) PHP
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 15 (44.12%) Workflow
3 15 (44.12%) Nagios
3 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
3 15 (44.12%) Apache
3 15 (44.12%) Bash Shell
3 15 (44.12%) yum
3 15 (44.12%) HAProxy
3 15 (44.12%) PHP 5
3 15 (44.12%) PKI
3 15 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (44.12%) nginx
3 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (44.12%) CentOS
3 15 (44.12%) Ansible
3 15 (44.12%) Elastic Stack
3 15 (44.12%) PHP 7
3 15 (44.12%) Prometheus
4 14 (41.18%) DHCP
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) DNS
5 13 (38.24%) Sybase
5 13 (38.24%) Solaris

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 15 (44.12%) Apache
1 15 (44.12%) nginx
2 12 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (2.94%) HFM
2 1 (2.94%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.59%) PaaS
3 4 (11.76%) IaaS
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SSL
2 14 (41.18%) DHCP
2 14 (41.18%) DNS
3 13 (38.24%) HTTP
3 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
4 12 (35.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Azure SQL Database
1 12 (35.29%) Redis
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
1 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
1 12 (35.29%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.94%) Moq
2 1 (2.94%) NUnit
2 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Architect
3 9 (26.47%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Nagios Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) CRM Architect
7 2 (5.88%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Salesforce Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Architect
7 2 (5.88%) SAP CRM Architect
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (11.76%) LAMP
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) CentOS
3 13 (38.24%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) High Availability
1 16 (47.06%) Load Balancing
1 16 (47.06%) Open Source
2 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
2 15 (44.12%) Workflow
3 13 (38.24%) DevOps
3 13 (38.24%) Trend Analysis
4 9 (26.47%) SOA
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) API Design
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (17.65%) IT Strategy
7 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (11.76%) CRM
7 4 (11.76%) Customer-Centricity
7 4 (11.76%) Information Security
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (11.76%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) PHP
2 15 (44.12%) Bash Shell
2 15 (44.12%) PHP 5
2 15 (44.12%) PHP 7
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) Ansible
1 15 (44.12%) HAProxy
1 15 (44.12%) Nagios
1 15 (44.12%) Prometheus
1 15 (44.12%) yum
2 13 (38.24%) Terraform
3 12 (35.29%) Kibana
3 12 (35.29%) Kubernetes
3 12 (35.29%) logstash
3 12 (35.29%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) VMware
2 13 (38.24%) Sybase
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) hybris
4 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.94%) Workday