Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 95 100
Rank change year-on-year +70 +5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 53 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.94% 1.66% 1.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.36% 14.81% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 31
Bedfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.83% +2.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,450 £64,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +31.15% -3.68% +17.28%

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 169 162 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.92% 11.20% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 160 153 154
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +42 20 £75,000 +57.89% 3
Bedford +20 8 £30,000 -22.08% 2
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
2 17 (32.08%) CRM
3 16 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (26.42%) ERP
4 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
5 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
7 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
7 10 (18.87%) ITIL
7 10 (18.87%) Office 365
7 10 (18.87%) Line Management
7 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
8 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.09%) Business Development
9 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.09%) Information Security
10 7 (13.21%) Change Management
10 7 (13.21%) Project Management
10 7 (13.21%) Oracle
10 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
11 6 (11.32%) Marketing
11 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (11.32%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (11.32%) PaaS
11 6 (11.32%) Solaris
11 6 (11.32%) Citrix
11 6 (11.32%) ISO 9001
11 6 (11.32%) BCP

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 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (18.87%) Office 365
4 6 (11.32%) PaaS
5 5 (9.43%) IaaS
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.77%) Serverless
8 1 (1.89%) Basecamp
8 1 (1.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) LAN
1 3 (5.66%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
1 6 (11.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Architect
3 10 (18.87%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Lead Business Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Head of Managed Services
5 6 (11.32%) Release Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Applications Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Data Architect
7 4 (7.55%) ERP Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Integration Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Process Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) SaaS Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.89%) jQuery
3 1 (1.89%) JSON
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.32%) Fintech
4 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.66%) iPad
5 3 (5.66%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Solaris
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
2 17 (32.08%) CRM
3 16 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (26.42%) ERP
5 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
6 10 (18.87%) ITIL
6 10 (18.87%) Line Management
6 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
7 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.09%) Business Development
8 8 (15.09%) Information Security
9 7 (13.21%) Change Management
9 7 (13.21%) Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) BCP
10 6 (11.32%) Contingency Planning
10 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (11.32%) Presales
10 6 (11.32%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
10 6 (11.32%) Service Management
10 6 (11.32%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) C#
2 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) GDPR
1 6 (11.32%) ISO 9001
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Citrix
3 6 (11.32%) Micro Focus
4 5 (9.43%) Google
5 3 (5.66%) Alibaba
5 3 (5.66%) IBM
5 3 (5.66%) RightScale
6 2 (3.77%) hybris
6 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Capita
7 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.89%) webMethods