Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 73 64
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 215 255 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.18% 3.83% 3.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.88% 23.01% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 184 231 321
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £38,575 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,549 1,108 1,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.90% 16.66% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,199 916 1,068
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,100 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,875 £75,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 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
Reading -14 117 £55,000 +15.79% 40
Bracknell +6 30 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Maidenhead -29 30 £58,750 +46.88% 3
Wokingham -3 8 £32,000 -14.67%
Newbury -15 7 £65,000 +22.35% 1
Slough -13 2 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Thatcham - 1 £35,000 -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 83 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (29.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (25.12%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (24.65%) JavaScript
4 53 (24.65%) Microsoft
5 52 (24.19%) Java
6 47 (21.86%) C#
7 43 (20.00%) CSS
7 43 (20.00%) Degree
8 42 (19.53%) SQL Server
9 39 (18.14%) REST
9 39 (18.14%) DevOps
10 37 (17.21%) PaaS
11 34 (15.81%) HTML
11 34 (15.81%) IaaS
12 33 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (15.35%) Linux
12 33 (15.35%) Scrum
13 32 (14.88%) Software Engineering
14 31 (14.42%) Web Services
14 31 (14.42%) .NET
14 31 (14.42%) AngularJS
15 29 (13.49%) Windows
16 26 (12.09%) Enterprise Software
17 24 (11.16%) Finance
18 23 (10.70%) Visual Studio
18 23 (10.70%) Oracle
18 23 (10.70%) Marketing
19 21 (9.77%) ITIL
19 21 (9.77%) Spring

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 19 (8.84%) Tomcat
2 17 (7.91%) JBoss
2 17 (7.91%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.98%) Apache
4 14 (6.51%) WebLogic
5 13 (6.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.86%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.86%) CMS
7 4 (1.86%) Liferay
7 4 (1.86%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.86%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (1.86%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.93%) Confluence
8 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.47%) Documentum
9 1 (0.47%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.47%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) HipChat
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 63 (29.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (25.12%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (17.21%) PaaS
4 34 (15.81%) IaaS
5 7 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.33%) GitHub
6 5 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.86%) Serverless
8 3 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.40%) Office 365
9 2 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Datadog
10 1 (0.47%) Force.com
10 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.84%) Firewall
2 18 (8.37%) Internet
3 15 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 13 (6.05%) Network Security
5 11 (5.12%) HTTP
6 8 (3.72%) VPN
7 6 (2.79%) DNS
7 6 (2.79%) NAS
7 6 (2.79%) SAN
8 5 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (2.33%) FTP
9 2 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.93%) IPsec
9 2 (0.93%) NX-OS
9 2 (0.93%) VLAN
9 2 (0.93%) WAN
10 1 (0.47%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.47%) SNMP
10 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.12%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.65%) Couchbase
3 10 (4.65%) MySQL
4 9 (4.19%) Big Data
5 8 (3.72%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.72%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.86%) DB2
8 2 (0.93%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.47%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (10.70%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.51%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.05%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.65%) JUnit
5 8 (3.72%) JIRA
5 8 (3.72%) Maven
5 8 (3.72%) Selenium
6 6 (2.79%) webpack
7 5 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.33%) Firebug
7 5 (2.33%) IntelliJ
7 5 (2.33%) NetBeans
7 5 (2.33%) NUnit
7 5 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.93%) Hudson
9 2 (0.93%) JMeter
9 2 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (11.16%) Finance
2 23 (10.70%) Marketing
3 18 (8.37%) Retail
4 11 (5.12%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.26%) Banking
6 4 (1.86%) Advertising
6 4 (1.86%) Legal
7 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.93%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.93%) French Language
8 2 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (16.74%) Developer
2 19 (8.84%) Java Engineer
3 17 (7.91%) Architect
4 16 (7.44%) Cloud Engineer
4 16 (7.44%) Product Manager
4 16 (7.44%) Support Engineer
5 12 (5.58%) Consultant
6 11 (5.12%) .NET Developer
6 11 (5.12%) Software Engineer
7 10 (4.65%) Angular Developer
7 10 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (4.19%) Applications Support
8 9 (4.19%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (4.19%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (4.19%) Development Manager
9 8 (3.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (3.72%) Lead Developer
9 8 (3.72%) Technical Support
9 8 (3.72%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.00%) CSS
2 39 (18.14%) REST
3 34 (15.81%) HTML
4 31 (14.42%) .NET
4 31 (14.42%) AngularJS
4 31 (14.42%) Web Services
5 21 (9.77%) Spring
6 17 (7.91%) Node.js
7 13 (6.05%) Angular 2
8 12 (5.58%) jQuery
9 10 (4.65%) Hystrix
9 10 (4.65%) LDAP
9 10 (4.65%) Middleware
9 10 (4.65%) SOAP
9 10 (4.65%) Spring MVC
10 8 (3.72%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.72%) Java EE
10 8 (3.72%) JMS
10 8 (3.72%) SAML
10 8 (3.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.09%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (8.84%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.98%) User Experience
4 13 (6.05%) Social Media
5 12 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.65%) Public Cloud
7 8 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (3.26%) CESG
8 7 (3.26%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.26%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.33%) Fintech
9 5 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.86%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.86%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.40%) Life Science
12 2 (0.93%) Animation
12 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.47%) PMI
13 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.35%) Linux
2 29 (13.49%) Windows
3 12 (5.58%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.86%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.86%) Unix
6 3 (1.40%) AIX
6 3 (1.40%) HPUX
6 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.40%) Solaris
7 2 (0.93%) Android
7 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (18.14%) DevOps
3 33 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (15.35%) Scrum
4 32 (14.88%) Software Engineering
5 21 (9.77%) ITIL
6 20 (9.30%) MVC
7 19 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (8.37%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (8.37%) Microservices
8 18 (8.37%) OO
9 16 (7.44%) Front End Development
9 16 (7.44%) Mobile Development
9 16 (7.44%) Web Development
10 15 (6.98%) API Development
10 15 (6.98%) B2B
10 15 (6.98%) Change Management
10 15 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (6.98%) Product Management
10 15 (6.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 53 (24.65%) JavaScript
2 52 (24.19%) Java
3 47 (21.86%) C#
4 16 (7.44%) SQL
5 14 (6.51%) Perl
6 13 (6.05%) Bash Shell
7 12 (5.58%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.65%) Python
9 6 (2.79%) C
10 5 (2.33%) Apex Code
10 5 (2.33%) Scala
11 4 (1.86%) C++
11 4 (1.86%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.93%) Java 8
13 2 (0.93%) PHP
13 2 (0.93%) Ruby
14 1 (0.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 43 (20.00%) Degree
2 13 (6.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.72%) AWS Certification
4 8 (3.72%) MCSE
5 7 (3.26%) MCITP
6 4 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.86%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (1.40%) CCIE
7 3 (1.40%) CCNA
7 3 (1.40%) CCNP
7 3 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.40%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.93%) ISEB
8 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.93%) PgMP
8 2 (0.93%) RHCE
9 1 (0.47%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.05%) QA
2 7 (3.26%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.86%) SLA
4 3 (1.40%) GDPR
5 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) PMO
5 1 (0.47%) PSD2
System Software
1 19 (8.84%) Docker
2 16 (7.44%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.86%) iptables
6 2 (0.93%) Gluster
6 2 (0.93%) NFS
6 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.47%) Postfix
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (6.51%) Puppet
2 13 (6.05%) Kubernetes
3 8 (3.72%) Ansible
4 5 (2.33%) Tivoli
4 5 (2.33%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.93%) Terraform
7 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.47%) Marathon
7 1 (0.47%) Mesos
7 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.70%) Oracle
3 16 (7.44%) VMware
4 15 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (6.51%) Red Hat
6 13 (6.05%) SAP
7 11 (5.12%) Google
8 10 (4.65%) Concur
8 10 (4.65%) IBM
9 9 (4.19%) Capita
10 7 (3.26%) Cisco
11 6 (2.79%) TIBCO
12 5 (2.33%) BEA
13 4 (1.86%) HP
13 4 (1.86%) Juniper
14 3 (1.40%) F5
14 3 (1.40%) Splunk
15 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
15 2 (0.93%) Citrix
16 1 (0.47%) CommVault