Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 90 68
Rank change year-on-year +61 -22 -3
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 399 208 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.09% 3.20% 3.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.93% 12.41% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 334 171 211
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +27.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £32,875 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,740 1,676 1,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.90% 25.76% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,399 1,337 899
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Berkshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS in Berkshire.

Salary trend for SaaS in Berkshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Berkshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Reading +25 215 £60,000 +4.35% 18
Maidenhead +61 57 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Slough +36 28 £75,000 -31.82% 1
Newbury +27 19 £63,750 -1.92%
Bracknell -10 12 £60,000 - 8
Hungerford - 7 £60,000 - 3
Windsor +25 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Crowthorne - 3 £34,000 -
Wokingham -10 2 £34,001 -24.44%
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 169 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (31.58%) Java
3 120 (30.08%) AWS
4 107 (26.82%) JavaScript
5 92 (23.06%) Linux
6 86 (21.55%) Docker
7 85 (21.30%) Azure
8 79 (19.80%) RESTful
8 79 (19.80%) Software Engineering
9 75 (18.80%) Scrum
10 73 (18.30%) .NET
11 72 (18.05%) C#
11 72 (18.05%) Puppet
12 71 (17.79%) DevOps
13 69 (17.29%) Degree
14 66 (16.54%) AngularJS
15 64 (16.04%) Ansible
16 61 (15.29%) Kubernetes
16 61 (15.29%) React
17 60 (15.04%) Salesforce.com
18 59 (14.79%) SQL Server
19 56 (14.04%) Oracle
20 55 (13.78%) Microservices
21 52 (13.03%) SQL
22 49 (12.28%) MySQL
22 49 (12.28%) Finance
23 45 (11.28%) Python
23 45 (11.28%) Opscode Chef
24 42 (10.53%) TypeScript
25 40 (10.03%) Jenkins

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 36 (9.02%) Tomcat
2 30 (7.52%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (6.77%) JBoss
4 24 (6.02%) Apache
5 21 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.00%) IIS
8 3 (0.75%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.50%) Confluence
9 2 (0.50%) nginx
10 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 120 (30.08%) AWS
2 85 (21.30%) Azure
3 32 (8.02%) GCP
4 31 (7.77%) PaaS
5 27 (6.77%) GitHub
6 24 (6.02%) npm
7 21 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (5.26%) OpenShift
8 20 (5.01%) IBM Cloud
9 19 (4.76%) Slack
10 18 (4.51%) Heroku
10 18 (4.51%) Serverless
11 10 (2.51%) IaaS
12 9 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (1.00%) Route 53
15 3 (0.75%) Akamai
16 2 (0.50%) Office 365
16 2 (0.50%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.77%) TCP/IP
2 27 (6.77%) Firewall
3 23 (5.76%) Internet
4 17 (4.26%) DNS
5 11 (2.76%) DHCP
6 10 (2.51%) Network Security
7 7 (1.75%) LAN
8 6 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (1.50%) SSL
8 6 (1.50%) VPN
9 5 (1.25%) SMTP
9 5 (1.25%) WAN
9 5 (1.25%) WLAN
10 4 (1.00%) SAN
11 2 (0.50%) WebEx
12 1 (0.25%) AMQP
12 1 (0.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.25%) MQTT
12 1 (0.25%) SSH
12 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.79%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.28%) MySQL
3 33 (8.27%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (7.77%) Relational Database
5 25 (6.27%) RDBMS
6 24 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (5.01%) Redis
9 10 (2.51%) Cosmos DB
10 9 (2.26%) Big Data
11 4 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.00%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.75%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (10.03%) Jenkins
2 27 (6.77%) JIRA
3 23 (5.76%) Babel
3 23 (5.76%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.76%) gulp
3 23 (5.76%) webpack
4 21 (5.26%) GitLab
5 18 (4.51%) Cucumber
6 12 (3.01%) Gradle
7 8 (2.01%) Maven
8 6 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.50%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.25%) Selenium
10 4 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.75%) Ant
11 3 (0.75%) Subversion
11 3 (0.75%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.50%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.50%) JMeter
General
1 49 (12.28%) Finance
2 34 (8.52%) Marketing
3 20 (5.01%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.76%) Retail
5 15 (3.76%) Public Sector
6 13 (3.26%) Electronics
6 13 (3.26%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.75%) Automotive
8 6 (1.50%) Publishing
9 5 (1.25%) Banking
9 5 (1.25%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.25%) Local Government
10 1 (0.25%) French Language
10 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (29.32%) Developer
2 46 (11.53%) Senior Developer
3 37 (9.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (7.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 30 (7.52%) Software Engineer
6 28 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 26 (6.52%) Architect
8 25 (6.27%) Software Developer
9 24 (6.02%) AWS Engineer
10 22 (5.51%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
12 20 (5.01%) Analyst
13 19 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
14 18 (4.51%) Integration Architect
14 18 (4.51%) Product Manager
15 15 (3.76%) .NET Developer
15 15 (3.76%) Applications Engineer
16 14 (3.51%) Applications Support
16 14 (3.51%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 12 (3.01%) PHP Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (19.80%) RESTful
2 73 (18.30%) .NET
3 66 (16.54%) AngularJS
4 61 (15.29%) React
5 39 (9.77%) Node.js
6 36 (9.02%) RabbitMQ
7 33 (8.27%) Spring
8 30 (7.52%) CSS
8 30 (7.52%) jQuery
9 29 (7.27%) HTML
10 24 (6.02%) Laravel
10 24 (6.02%) Spring Boot
11 22 (5.51%) LAMP
11 22 (5.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (5.26%) Symfony
13 19 (4.76%) Kafka
14 18 (4.51%) Backbone.js
14 18 (4.51%) GraphQL
14 18 (4.51%) Jest
14 18 (4.51%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.27%) Management Information System
2 24 (6.02%) Private Cloud
3 21 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.26%) User Experience
8 8 (2.01%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.01%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.75%) Life Science
10 6 (1.50%) CESG
11 5 (1.25%) Blog
12 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.75%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.75%) iPad
13 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.50%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 92 (23.06%) Linux
2 25 (6.27%) Windows
3 24 (6.02%) Unix
4 6 (1.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.50%) CentOS
5 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (19.80%) Software Engineering
3 75 (18.80%) Scrum
4 71 (17.79%) DevOps
5 55 (13.78%) Microservices
6 38 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (9.52%) CRM
7 33 (8.27%) Computer Science
8 30 (7.52%) MVC
9 29 (7.27%) Test Automation
10 25 (6.27%) Architectural Design
10 25 (6.27%) Project Management
11 24 (6.02%) E-Commerce
12 23 (5.76%) ERP
12 23 (5.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 22 (5.51%) Analytics
14 21 (5.26%) Web Operations
15 20 (5.01%) Product Roadmap
16 19 (4.76%) Machine Learning
16 19 (4.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (31.58%) Java
2 107 (26.82%) JavaScript
3 72 (18.05%) C#
4 52 (13.03%) SQL
5 45 (11.28%) Python
6 42 (10.53%) TypeScript
7 35 (8.77%) Bash Shell
7 35 (8.77%) Perl
8 28 (7.02%) Ruby
9 24 (6.02%) PHP
10 20 (5.01%) Objective-C
11 18 (4.51%) Apex Code
11 18 (4.51%) Kotlin
12 13 (3.26%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.76%) Java 8
14 6 (1.50%) ES6
15 4 (1.00%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.00%) R
15 4 (1.00%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (17.29%) Degree
2 23 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.76%) ISEB
4 6 (1.50%) MCITP
4 6 (1.50%) MCSE
4 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.25%) CCNA
5 5 (1.25%) CCNP
5 5 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.50%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.50%) Data Quality
1 6 (1.50%) NCSC
1 6 (1.50%) NIST
2 5 (1.25%) QA
3 3 (0.75%) PSD2
3 3 (0.75%) SLA
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (21.55%) Docker
2 21 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (3.01%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.01%) oVirt
4 8 (2.01%) RHEV
5 5 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.00%) NFS
6 4 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 72 (18.05%) Puppet
2 64 (16.04%) Ansible
3 61 (15.29%) Kubernetes
4 45 (11.28%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (2.76%) Terraform
6 3 (0.75%) Grafana
6 3 (0.75%) Kibana
6 3 (0.75%) logstash
6 3 (0.75%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.75%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.50%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.50%) Icinga
7 2 (0.50%) Nagios
7 2 (0.50%) SCCM
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.25%) rkt
8 1 (0.25%) SCOM
8 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 60 (15.04%) Salesforce.com
2 56 (14.04%) Oracle
3 34 (8.52%) SAP
4 30 (7.52%) Google
5 21 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 20 (5.01%) IBM
6 20 (5.01%) Workday
7 18 (4.51%) Sage
8 17 (4.26%) Sun
9 16 (4.01%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 9 (2.26%) Cisco
10 9 (2.26%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.25%) VMware
12 4 (1.00%) BT
12 4 (1.00%) F5
13 3 (0.75%) CommVault
14 1 (0.25%) Fiserv
14 1 (0.25%) Juniper
14 1 (0.25%) Symantec