Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 68 61
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 +35
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 256 288 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.66% 4.06% 4.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.89% 24.72% 33.26%
Number of salaries quoted 224 258 361
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.53% -5.00% -

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 1,516 1,165 1,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.69% 16.44% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,147 966 1,110
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -14 133 £50,000 -9.09% 38
Maidenhead -3 29 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Bracknell +15 25 £50,000 -54.55% 5
Slough -5 13 £22,500 -68.42% 1
Newbury -18 11 £40,000 -24.71% 3
Wokingham +1 8 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Thatcham - 1 £35,000 -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 102 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (23.05%) JavaScript
3 57 (22.27%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (21.48%) Finance
5 54 (21.09%) Degree
6 52 (20.31%) DevOps
7 50 (19.53%) Java
8 49 (19.14%) Scrum
9 46 (17.97%) HTML
10 45 (17.58%) C#
11 42 (16.41%) SQL Server
12 41 (16.02%) CSS
13 39 (15.23%) Linux
14 36 (14.06%) SQL
15 34 (13.28%) Enterprise Software
16 33 (12.89%) Microsoft
16 33 (12.89%) MVC
17 31 (12.11%) Project Management
17 31 (12.11%) Python
18 30 (11.72%) Bash Shell
18 30 (11.72%) Marketing
19 29 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (11.33%) IaaS
20 28 (10.94%) Windows
21 27 (10.55%) .NET
21 27 (10.55%) Tomcat
22 26 (10.16%) Oracle
22 26 (10.16%) Red Hat
22 26 (10.16%) PaaS
23 25 (9.77%) REST

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 27 (10.55%) Tomcat
2 21 (8.20%) JBoss
2 21 (8.20%) WebSphere
3 15 (5.86%) WebLogic
4 14 (5.47%) Apache
5 9 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (1.95%) IIS
7 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.56%) CMS
9 3 (1.17%) Documentum
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.78%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) Liferay
10 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.78%) Mule
10 2 (0.78%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.78%) Sonic ESB
10 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.17%) InVision
3 2 (0.78%) HipChat
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 57 (22.27%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (11.33%) IaaS
2 29 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (10.16%) PaaS
4 5 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.56%) npm
6 2 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.78%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.39%) Datadog
7 1 (0.39%) Force.com
7 1 (0.39%) G Suite
7 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) Google Play
7 1 (0.39%) Slack
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.42%) TCP/IP
2 18 (7.03%) Internet
3 14 (5.47%) Firewall
3 14 (5.47%) HTTP
4 13 (5.08%) Network Security
5 9 (3.52%) NAS
5 9 (3.52%) SAN
6 8 (3.13%) FTP
7 6 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.34%) DNS
7 6 (2.34%) WAN
8 4 (1.56%) BIG-IP
8 4 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.56%) MPLS
8 4 (1.56%) NX-OS
9 3 (1.17%) Intranet
9 3 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.17%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.17%) Junos
9 3 (1.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.64%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.69%) MySQL
3 12 (4.69%) RDBMS
3 12 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.91%) Couchbase
5 8 (3.13%) Big Data
6 4 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.78%) DB2
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (7.42%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.86%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.91%) JUnit
4 6 (2.34%) gulp
4 6 (2.34%) JIRA
4 6 (2.34%) Maven
4 6 (2.34%) Selenium
4 6 (2.34%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.95%) IntelliJ
5 5 (1.95%) NetBeans
6 4 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.56%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (1.17%) NUnit
8 2 (0.78%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 55 (21.48%) Finance
2 30 (11.72%) Marketing
3 23 (8.98%) Retail
4 13 (5.08%) Banking
4 13 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.13%) Law
6 6 (2.34%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.56%) German Language
7 4 (1.56%) Legal
7 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.17%) Electronics
9 2 (0.78%) Advertising
9 2 (0.78%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.78%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Automotive
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (21.09%) Developer
2 21 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
3 19 (7.42%) .NET Developer
3 19 (7.42%) Support Engineer
4 18 (7.03%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.03%) Software Developer
5 16 (6.25%) Architect
6 15 (5.86%) Cloud Engineer
6 15 (5.86%) Java Engineer
7 14 (5.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 13 (5.08%) Analyst
8 13 (5.08%) C# Developer
8 13 (5.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.69%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (4.69%) Product Manager
9 12 (4.69%) SaaS Project Manager
9 12 (4.69%) Software Project Manager
9 12 (4.69%) Technical Support
10 11 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.97%) HTML
2 41 (16.02%) CSS
3 27 (10.55%) .NET
4 25 (9.77%) REST
5 24 (9.38%) AngularJS
5 24 (9.38%) Spring
6 19 (7.42%) Node.js
7 17 (6.64%) ASP.NET
8 15 (5.86%) LDAP
9 13 (5.08%) Web Services
10 12 (4.69%) jQuery
11 11 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (4.30%) RESTful
11 11 (4.30%) XML
12 10 (3.91%) Hystrix
12 10 (3.91%) React
12 10 (3.91%) Sass
12 10 (3.91%) SOAP
12 10 (3.91%) Spring MVC
13 9 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.28%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.03%) User Experience
4 16 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (5.86%) Fintech
6 9 (3.52%) Virtual Team
7 7 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.95%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.95%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.56%) Social Media
10 3 (1.17%) Animation
10 3 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.17%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.17%) NHS
10 3 (1.17%) PMI
11 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.78%) DataPower
11 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.23%) Linux
2 28 (10.94%) Windows
3 19 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (5.08%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.52%) Unix
6 4 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.17%) AIX
7 3 (1.17%) HPUX
7 3 (1.17%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.17%) Solaris
8 2 (0.78%) Android
8 2 (0.78%) CentOS
9 1 (0.39%) Debian
9 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (20.31%) DevOps
3 49 (19.14%) Scrum
4 33 (12.89%) MVC
5 31 (12.11%) Project Management
6 25 (9.77%) Microservices
7 21 (8.20%) BDD
7 21 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (8.20%) Software Engineering
8 20 (7.81%) CRM
8 20 (7.81%) SDLC
9 19 (7.42%) ERP
10 16 (6.25%) Product Management
10 16 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 16 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (5.86%) Change Management
11 15 (5.86%) ITIL
11 15 (5.86%) Service Delivery
12 14 (5.47%) B2B
12 14 (5.47%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.05%) JavaScript
2 50 (19.53%) Java
3 45 (17.58%) C#
4 36 (14.06%) SQL
5 31 (12.11%) Python
6 30 (11.72%) Bash Shell
7 19 (7.42%) Perl
8 13 (5.08%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.69%) C
10 10 (3.91%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.95%) Apex Code
11 5 (1.95%) Scala
12 4 (1.56%) C++
12 4 (1.56%) PHP
13 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.78%) Java 8
14 2 (0.78%) VB
14 2 (0.78%) VBScript
15 1 (0.39%) Go
Qualifications
1 54 (21.09%) Degree
2 8 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.73%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.56%) ISEB
4 4 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.17%) RHCE
6 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.39%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.39%) MCSE
7 1 (0.39%) NCIE
7 1 (0.39%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.42%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) GDPR
2 5 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.17%) SLA
4 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.78%) PMO
4 2 (0.78%) PSD2
System Software
1 16 (6.25%) Docker
2 13 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.95%) NFS
4 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.78%) Gluster
6 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.39%) Postfix
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (7.42%) Puppet
2 16 (6.25%) Ansible
3 12 (4.69%) Kubernetes
4 8 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.17%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.78%) Marathon
6 2 (0.78%) Mesos
7 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.39%) Terraform
7 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.16%) Oracle
2 26 (10.16%) Red Hat
3 19 (7.42%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (7.03%) SAP
5 12 (4.69%) Google
6 10 (3.91%) Concur
6 10 (3.91%) VMware
7 9 (3.52%) IBM
8 7 (2.73%) Capita
8 7 (2.73%) TIBCO
9 6 (2.34%) Cisco
10 5 (1.95%) BEA
10 5 (1.95%) Sun
11 4 (1.56%) F5
11 4 (1.56%) Juniper
12 3 (1.17%) HP
12 3 (1.17%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.17%) Splunk
13 2 (0.78%) Sage