Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 63 95
Rank change year-on-year +46 +32 -14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 96 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.68% 3.71% 1.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.57% 21.49% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 86 52 44
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £37,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.65% -25.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,950 £75,125
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +16.67%

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 336 228 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 33.87% 17.26% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 308 162 204
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 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,875 £77,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 July 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 20 July 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 +49 64 £55,000 - 1
Bedford -13 9 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Dunstable - 7 £55,000 - 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £75,000 -
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 53 (55.21%) Service Delivery
2 49 (51.04%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (48.96%) ITIL
4 46 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 45 (46.88%) DevOps
6 40 (41.67%) Change Management
7 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (34.38%) Release Management
8 33 (34.38%) JIRA
9 27 (28.13%) .NET
10 24 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 24 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
10 24 (25.00%) Linux
10 24 (25.00%) CRM
11 23 (23.96%) Transition Management
11 23 (23.96%) Big Data
11 23 (23.96%) Analytics
12 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
13 20 (20.83%) SQL
14 19 (19.79%) Finance
15 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
16 15 (15.63%) Security Operations
17 14 (14.58%) Degree
18 13 (13.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 13 (13.54%) Information Security
19 12 (12.50%) Mathematics
19 12 (12.50%) MySQL
19 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (12.50%) NoSQL
19 12 (12.50%) Numerate Degree

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 2 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 49 (51.04%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.21%) PaaS
4 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Firewall
1 8 (8.33%) FTP
1 8 (8.33%) IPsec
1 8 (8.33%) SSL
1 8 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (1.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) Big Data
2 12 (12.50%) MySQL
2 12 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.04%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (34.38%) JIRA
2 2 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Retail
3 7 (7.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Release Manager
2 25 (26.04%) DevOps Manager
3 23 (23.96%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (18.75%) Analyst
5 12 (12.50%) Service Manager
6 11 (11.46%) Technical Support
7 10 (10.42%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) Applications Manager
8 9 (9.38%) Transition Manager
9 8 (8.33%) IT Operations Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Security Engineer
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Software Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) .NET
2 9 (9.38%) CSS
2 9 (9.38%) HTML
3 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.21%) jQuery
3 5 (5.21%) Sass
4 2 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (1.04%) HTML5
5 1 (1.04%) LAMP
5 1 (1.04%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.04%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.46%) e-Learning
3 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.08%) User Experience
7 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (11.46%) Windows
3 10 (10.42%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.29%) Solaris
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) CentOS
6 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (55.21%) Service Delivery
2 47 (48.96%) ITIL
3 45 (46.88%) DevOps
4 40 (41.67%) Change Management
5 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (34.38%) Release Management
7 24 (25.00%) CRM
7 24 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
8 23 (23.96%) Analytics
8 23 (23.96%) Transition Management
9 15 (15.63%) Security Operations
10 13 (13.54%) Information Security
11 12 (12.50%) Mathematics
11 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.46%) Creative Thinking
12 11 (11.46%) Data Extraction
12 11 (11.46%) Innovative Thinking
12 11 (11.46%) Vulnerability Management
13 10 (10.42%) SDLC
13 10 (10.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.83%) SQL
2 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.25%) Java
4 5 (5.21%) TypeScript
5 4 (4.17%) C#
5 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.13%) C
7 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Degree
2 12 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) MCP
4 2 (2.08%) MCSA
4 2 (2.08%) MCSE
5 1 (1.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.46%) GDPR
3 7 (7.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) Dell
2 8 (8.33%) LogLogic
2 8 (8.33%) Qualys
2 8 (8.33%) Splunk
2 8 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 7 (7.29%) Citrix
3 7 (7.29%) Micro Focus
3 7 (7.29%) Oracle
4 3 (3.13%) Capita
5 2 (2.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.04%) hybris
6 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.04%) SAP
6 1 (1.04%) Sybase