Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 62 87
Rank change year-on-year +19 +25 +2
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 56 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.49% 3.40% 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.98% 16.81% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 47
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +16.88% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,125 £87,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +11.11%

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 295 226 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 28.92% 20.20% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 264 183 202
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £28,325
90th Percentile £71,250 £73,750 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +14.12%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 +40 47 £55,000 -21.43% 4
Bedford -13 5 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Dunstable - 1 £55,000 -
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 38 (67.86%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (62.50%) .NET
3 34 (60.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (57.14%) ITIL
5 32 (57.14%) Service Delivery
5 32 (57.14%) DevOps
6 31 (55.36%) JIRA
6 31 (55.36%) Release Management
6 31 (55.36%) Change Management
7 29 (51.79%) Linux
7 29 (51.79%) CRM
7 29 (51.79%) Big Data
7 29 (51.79%) Transition Management
7 29 (51.79%) Analytics
7 29 (51.79%) Mobile App
7 29 (51.79%) Service Delivery Management
8 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (21.43%) SQL
10 10 (17.86%) Security Operations
10 10 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (16.07%) Qualys
11 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
11 9 (16.07%) Splunk
11 9 (16.07%) LogLogic
11 9 (16.07%) SIEM
11 9 (16.07%) Software Delivery
11 9 (16.07%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (16.07%) IPsec
11 9 (16.07%) FTP

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:

Cloud Services
1 38 (67.86%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (60.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Firewall
1 9 (16.07%) FTP
1 9 (16.07%) IPsec
1 9 (16.07%) SSL
1 9 (16.07%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (51.79%) Big Data
2 8 (14.29%) MySQL
2 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (55.36%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Release Manager
2 29 (51.79%) AWS DevOps
2 29 (51.79%) DevOps Manager
3 20 (35.71%) Analyst
4 14 (25.00%) Big Data Manager
5 10 (17.86%) Software Analyst
5 10 (17.86%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 8 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (62.50%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) CSS
2 8 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (51.79%) Mobile App
2 8 (14.29%) e-Learning
3 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) DevOps
2 32 (57.14%) ITIL
2 32 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 31 (55.36%) Change Management
3 31 (55.36%) Release Management
4 29 (51.79%) Analytics
4 29 (51.79%) CRM
4 29 (51.79%) Service Delivery Management
4 29 (51.79%) Transition Management
5 10 (17.86%) Security Operations
5 10 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
6 9 (16.07%) SIEM
6 9 (16.07%) Software Delivery
6 9 (16.07%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (14.29%) Data Extraction
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.57%) System Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.43%) SQL
3 6 (10.71%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) GDPR
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Dell
1 9 (16.07%) LogLogic
1 9 (16.07%) Qualys
1 9 (16.07%) Splunk
1 9 (16.07%) TIBCO
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft