Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 44 53
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9 +44
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 59 56 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.64% 5.26% 3.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.55% 17.67% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 56 43
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.38% +68.83%
10th Percentile £42,000 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £87,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +6.28% +15.00%

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 318 317 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 35.77% 29.77% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 222 267 183
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +11.70% -1.05%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,125 £71,250 £76,350
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Bedford +17 24 £55,000 +10.00%
Luton -5 21 £80,000 +38.53% 2
Dunstable +6 11 - -
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 23 (38.98%) PaaS
2 21 (35.59%) Project Management
3 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (28.81%) B2B
5 16 (27.12%) Finance
5 16 (27.12%) Web Development
5 16 (27.12%) Mobile First
6 14 (23.73%) CRM
7 13 (22.03%) Change Management
7 13 (22.03%) Data Management
8 12 (20.34%) Azure
8 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (20.34%) Strategic Roadmap
9 11 (18.64%) Commercial Awareness
9 11 (18.64%) AWS
9 11 (18.64%) Test Automation
9 11 (18.64%) nginx
9 11 (18.64%) Software Testing
9 11 (18.64%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (18.64%) SOA
9 11 (18.64%) HTTP
9 11 (18.64%) SAP
9 11 (18.64%) UML
10 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
10 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
10 10 (16.95%) PRINCE
10 10 (16.95%) Automotive
10 10 (16.95%) VMware
10 10 (16.95%) Git (software)

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 (18.64%) nginx
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.39%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.98%) PaaS
2 12 (20.34%) Azure
3 11 (18.64%) AWS
4 6 (10.17%) GCP
5 4 (6.78%) IaaS
6 3 (5.08%) Office 365
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) HTTP
2 9 (15.25%) DNS
2 9 (15.25%) VRRP
3 5 (8.47%) DHCP
3 5 (8.47%) SSL
3 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) BGP
4 4 (6.78%) OSPF
4 4 (6.78%) VoIP
4 4 (6.78%) VPLS
4 4 (6.78%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.39%) CTI
5 2 (3.39%) Firewall
5 2 (3.39%) LAN
5 2 (3.39%) Network Security
5 2 (3.39%) PBX
5 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.47%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (6.78%) Redis
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon QuickSight
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.39%) Big Data
4 2 (3.39%) GIS
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.17%) Grunt
3 6 (10.17%) webpack
4 4 (6.78%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Automotive
3 4 (6.78%) Police
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Architect
2 15 (25.42%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Enterprise Architect
3 11 (18.64%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Business Manager
4 10 (16.95%) Business Project Manager
4 10 (16.95%) Project Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Project Manager
5 8 (13.56%) CRM Architect
5 8 (13.56%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (13.56%) SAP Architect
5 8 (13.56%) SAP CRM Architect
5 8 (13.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Integration Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Developer
7 6 (10.17%) SAP MDM Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) CSS
1 6 (10.17%) Django
1 6 (10.17%) HTML
1 6 (10.17%) jQuery
1 6 (10.17%) LESS
1 6 (10.17%) Sass
1 6 (10.17%) Vue.js
2 5 (8.47%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (3.39%) RESTful
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) LAMP
4 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.47%) PKI
4 4 (6.78%) NHS
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) CentOS
2 5 (8.47%) Solaris
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Project Management
2 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.81%) B2B
4 16 (27.12%) Mobile First
4 16 (27.12%) Web Development
5 14 (23.73%) CRM
6 13 (22.03%) Change Management
6 13 (22.03%) Data Management
7 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (20.34%) Strategic Roadmap
8 11 (18.64%) Commercial Awareness
8 11 (18.64%) SOA
8 11 (18.64%) Software Testing
8 11 (18.64%) Test Automation
8 11 (18.64%) UML
9 10 (16.95%) Change Control
9 10 (16.95%) Microservices
9 10 (16.95%) PRINCE
9 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
9 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.56%) Python
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 5 (8.47%) PHP 5
4 5 (8.47%) PHP 7
5 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) TOGAF Certification
2 4 (6.78%) JNCIE
2 4 (6.78%) JNCIP
2 4 (6.78%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.69%) MCP
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.78%) SLA
4 2 (3.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Ansible
2 5 (8.47%) HAProxy
2 5 (8.47%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.47%) Nagios
2 5 (8.47%) Prometheus
2 5 (8.47%) Terraform
2 5 (8.47%) yum
3 4 (6.78%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (6.78%) Puppet
4 3 (5.08%) Kibana
4 3 (5.08%) logstash
4 3 (5.08%) Rsyslog
5 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (18.64%) SAP
2 10 (16.95%) VMware
3 6 (10.17%) Google
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Sybase
5 4 (6.78%) Juniper
6 3 (5.08%) Pega
7 2 (3.39%) Avaya
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix
7 2 (3.39%) hybris
7 2 (3.39%) Mitel
7 2 (3.39%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.39%) Talend
7 2 (3.39%) TIBCO