Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 44 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 +51 -1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 53 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.98% 4.73% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.01% 25.00% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 30
Bedfordshire median annual salary £58,000 £65,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.77% +68.83% +2.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £63,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £46,900
% change year-on-year -4.35% +22.60% -1.26%

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 331 188 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 31.11% 18.93% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 268 156 169
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,850
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £50,340 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.68% +5.26% +9.20%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +13 34 £58,000 -20.00% 1
Bedford -10 12 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Dunstable - 4 £55,000 -
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 34 (64.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (56.60%) CRM
3 28 (52.83%) .NET
4 27 (50.94%) Linux
5 26 (49.06%) Service Delivery
5 26 (49.06%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (49.06%) Release Management
6 25 (47.17%) ITIL
7 24 (45.28%) Change Management
8 23 (43.40%) JIRA
8 23 (43.40%) Big Data
8 23 (43.40%) Analytics
8 23 (43.40%) Mobile App
8 23 (43.40%) Transition Management
8 23 (43.40%) DevOps
8 23 (43.40%) Service Delivery Management
9 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.09%) PaaS
11 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
11 7 (13.21%) SSL
11 7 (13.21%) Windows
12 6 (11.32%) SAP
12 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
12 6 (11.32%) Security Operations
13 5 (9.43%) SAP Hybris
13 5 (9.43%) Customer-Centricity
13 5 (9.43%) IaaS
13 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (7.55%) SAP CRM
3 3 (5.66%) HFM
3 3 (5.66%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 34 (64.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (49.06%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (15.09%) PaaS
4 5 (9.43%) IaaS
5 3 (5.66%) Office 365
6 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) SSL
2 4 (7.55%) DHCP
2 4 (7.55%) DNS
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 4 (7.55%) HTTP
2 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) VPN
3 3 (5.66%) FTP
3 3 (5.66%) IPsec
4 2 (3.77%) Internet
4 2 (3.77%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) AWS DevOps
1 23 (43.40%) DevOps Manager
1 23 (43.40%) Release Manager
2 19 (35.85%) Big Data Manager
3 8 (15.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Big Data Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Release Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.55%) CRM Architect
7 4 (7.55%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) SAP Architect
7 4 (7.55%) SAP CRM Architect
7 4 (7.55%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) jQuery
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.77%) LAMP
4 1 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (43.40%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.77%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.66%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) CRM
2 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Release Management
2 26 (49.06%) Service Delivery
3 25 (47.17%) ITIL
4 24 (45.28%) Change Management
5 23 (43.40%) Analytics
5 23 (43.40%) DevOps
5 23 (43.40%) Service Delivery Management
5 23 (43.40%) Transition Management
6 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
6 6 (11.32%) Security Operations
7 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.43%) Customer-Centricity
7 5 (9.43%) Information Security
8 4 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.55%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (7.55%) Software Delivery
8 4 (7.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) C#
1 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) PHP
3 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.89%) PHP 5
3 1 (1.89%) PHP 7
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) GDPR
3 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Terraform
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.89%) Nagios
2 1 (1.89%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.89%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) SAP
3 5 (9.43%) hybris
3 5 (9.43%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.66%) Dell
4 3 (5.66%) Hyperion
4 3 (5.66%) LogLogic
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Qualys
4 3 (5.66%) Splunk
4 3 (5.66%) Sybase
4 3 (5.66%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
4 3 (5.66%) Workday