Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 97 94
Rank change year-on-year +44 -3 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 41 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.78% 1.49% 2.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.16% 12.57% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 54
Bedfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.83% +10.00% -13.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,850
90th Percentile £87,500 £62,500 £55,875
East of England median annual salary £51,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.65% +3.61%

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 214 191 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 19.74% 11.89% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 177 173 218
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,300 £28,650 £30,800
90th Percentile £77,000 £77,500 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Bedford +19 12 £30,000 -22.08% 1
Luton +18 6 £77,500 +51.22% 1
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 16 (39.02%) CRM
1 16 (39.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (36.59%) ERP
3 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
4 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
4 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (21.95%) Office 365
5 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) TOGAF
5 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
5 8 (19.51%) C#
5 8 (19.51%) .NET
5 8 (19.51%) Line Management
6 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
7 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
7 6 (14.63%) SOA
7 6 (14.63%) Service Management
7 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 5 (12.20%) Coaching
8 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (12.20%) iPad
8 5 (12.20%) Performance Management
8 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.20%) Degree
9 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture

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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (21.95%) Office 365
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.88%) G Suite
4 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.88%) PaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Serverless
5 1 (2.44%) Basecamp
5 1 (2.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Architect
2 15 (36.59%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Cloud Architect
4 8 (19.51%) Business Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Lead Business Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Data Architect
5 6 (14.63%) ERP Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Integration Architect
5 6 (14.63%) SaaS Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Integration Architect
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Azure Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Chief Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Process Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) JSON
4 1 (2.44%) RESTful
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) iPad
3 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) CRM
1 16 (39.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (36.59%) ERP
3 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
4 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
4 8 (19.51%) Line Management
4 8 (19.51%) TOGAF
5 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
6 6 (14.63%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) SOA
7 5 (12.20%) Coaching
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Management
7 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Business Process Modelling
8 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) Data Flow Diagram
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) PHP
4 2 (4.88%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Google
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Citrix
3 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) webMethods