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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 68 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 14 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.36% 2.28% 3.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.00% 16.80% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 29
Median salary £30,000 £60,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% -17.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 100 125 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 16.89% 13.56% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69 109 113
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £80,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing SaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +16 7 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Luton +5 1 - - 1
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
4 15 (35.71%) C#
5 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 13 (30.95%) .NET
6 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
7 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 12 (28.57%) Windows
7 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 11 (26.19%) ERP
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle
8 11 (26.19%) IIS
9 10 (23.81%) HTML
9 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (21.43%) TOGAF
10 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 8 (19.05%) DevOps
11 8 (19.05%) SDLC
11 8 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (19.05%) Degree
11 8 (19.05%) CRM
11 8 (19.05%) SOA
11 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (16.67%) Python

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 11 (26.19%) IIS
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) PaaS
3 4 (9.52%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
1 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.76%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Integration Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) ERP Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Azure Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Server Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) SOA Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
1 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
2 10 (23.81%) HTML
3 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 7 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 5 (11.90%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 3 (7.14%) XML
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.76%) JSON
7 2 (4.76%) RESTful
8 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) LESS
8 1 (2.38%) Ninject
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.38%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.38%) SAP PI
8 1 (2.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
1 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ERP
2 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (19.05%) CRM
4 8 (19.05%) DevOps
4 8 (19.05%) SDLC
4 8 (19.05%) SOA
5 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Data Flow Diagram
7 5 (11.90%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) IT Strategy
7 5 (11.90%) ITIL
8 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (9.52%) High Availability
8 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.67%) C++
5 7 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) VBScript
7 2 (4.76%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) ABAP
8 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.90%) MCP
3 5 (11.90%) MCSA
3 5 (11.90%) MCSE
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CCIP
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CCSP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £140,000 per annum Bonus Uncapped
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago