Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 85 54
Rank change year-on-year +20 -31 +87
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 279 288 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.42% 3.30% 4.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.83% 22.91% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 229 259 419
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £35,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,400 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

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 1171 1257 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.53% 14.42% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 896 1018 926
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +19 173 £46,000 -20.00% 9
Maidenhead +33 31 £40,000 -33.33%
Slough +12 23 £40,000 -10.61% 1
Bracknell +5 14 £42,500 -32.00%
Wokingham +12 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Newbury -26 7 £37,500 -21.05% 1
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 99 (35.48%) Python
2 86 (30.82%) Linux
3 80 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (26.16%) Amazon AWS
5 72 (25.81%) DevOps
6 70 (25.09%) JavaScript
7 62 (22.22%) Finance
8 58 (20.79%) Bash Shell
9 56 (20.07%) Java
9 56 (20.07%) Degree
10 55 (19.71%) Perl
11 53 (19.00%) CSS
12 52 (18.64%) Puppet
13 49 (17.56%) HTML
13 49 (17.56%) SQL
14 47 (16.85%) Opscode Chef
15 46 (16.49%) Git (software)
15 46 (16.49%) Windows
15 46 (16.49%) Project Management
16 41 (14.70%) C#
17 36 (12.90%) SQL Server
17 36 (12.90%) Red Hat
17 36 (12.90%) Fintech
18 33 (11.83%) Ansible
19 30 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (10.04%) CentOS
20 28 (10.04%) AngularJS
20 28 (10.04%) Salesforce.com
21 27 (9.68%) Scrum
21 27 (9.68%) jQuery

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 10 (3.58%) Apache
1 10 (3.58%) CMS
2 9 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.87%) IIS
3 8 (2.87%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.51%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.79%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.43%) Confluence
8 3 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.72%) Documentum
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.43%) InVision
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.08%) Sage X3
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (26.16%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.17%) PaaS
4 11 (3.94%) IaaS
5 7 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.15%) Force.com
7 2 (0.72%) G Suite
7 2 (0.72%) Office 365
7 2 (0.72%) Slack
8 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.36%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.36%) Google Play
8 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.24%) DNS
1 23 (8.24%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.09%) Firewall
3 12 (4.30%) Internet
4 11 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (3.94%) DHCP
5 9 (3.23%) VPN
6 8 (2.87%) IPsec
6 8 (2.87%) VLAN
7 5 (1.79%) HTTP
7 5 (1.79%) WAN
8 4 (1.43%) Network Security
9 3 (1.08%) LAN
9 3 (1.08%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.08%) VoIP
10 2 (0.72%) FTP
10 2 (0.72%) Intranet
10 2 (0.72%) MPLS
10 2 (0.72%) PBX
10 2 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.81%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.09%) MongoDB
3 17 (6.09%) MySQL
4 9 (3.23%) Redis
4 9 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.79%) Impala
8 2 (0.72%) Big Data
8 2 (0.72%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.72%) SQLite
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 46 (16.49%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.02%) JIRA
3 9 (3.23%) PHPUnit
4 7 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.15%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.79%) webpack
7 4 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (1.43%) Maven
8 3 (1.08%) Gradle
8 3 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.72%) Grunt
9 2 (0.72%) gulp
9 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.36%) Ant
10 1 (0.36%) JUnit
10 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
General
1 62 (22.22%) Finance
2 27 (9.68%) Marketing
3 26 (9.32%) Banking
4 21 (7.53%) Retail
5 11 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.15%) German Language
7 5 (1.79%) Law
7 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.79%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (20.43%) Developer
2 27 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (7.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 19 (6.81%) AWS Engineer
5 18 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
5 18 (6.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 18 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 16 (5.73%) Analyst
6 16 (5.73%) Architect
6 16 (5.73%) Consultant
6 16 (5.73%) Python Developer
7 15 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (5.38%) SaaS Consultant
8 14 (5.02%) Project Manager
9 13 (4.66%) Administrator
9 13 (4.66%) Java Developer
9 13 (4.66%) Senior Manager
10 12 (4.30%) Support Analyst
11 11 (3.94%) .NET Developer
11 11 (3.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.00%) CSS
2 49 (17.56%) HTML
3 28 (10.04%) AngularJS
4 27 (9.68%) jQuery
5 18 (6.45%) .NET
6 15 (5.38%) Node.js
7 13 (4.66%) HTML5
8 12 (4.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (3.94%) CSS3
10 10 (3.58%) React
10 10 (3.58%) REST
11 9 (3.23%) LAMP
11 9 (3.23%) Laravel
11 9 (3.23%) RESTful
11 9 (3.23%) Silex
11 9 (3.23%) Symfony
11 9 (3.23%) XML
12 8 (2.87%) ASP.NET
12 8 (2.87%) SOAP
13 7 (2.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.90%) Fintech
2 27 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 22 (7.89%) User Experience
4 20 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (6.09%) iPad
7 8 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.51%) Clustering
9 6 (2.15%) Social Media
10 4 (1.43%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.43%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.43%) Wiki
11 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.72%) NHS
12 2 (0.72%) PMI
12 2 (0.72%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.36%) Digital Currency
Operating Systems
1 86 (30.82%) Linux
2 46 (16.49%) Windows
3 28 (10.04%) CentOS
4 23 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (8.24%) Unix
5 11 (3.94%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.15%) Android
8 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (25.81%) DevOps
3 46 (16.49%) Project Management
4 30 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (9.68%) Scrum
6 25 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (8.96%) Release Management
7 24 (8.60%) E-Commerce
8 21 (7.53%) ITIL
9 20 (7.17%) CRM
10 19 (6.81%) Microservices
10 19 (6.81%) Product Management
11 18 (6.45%) Software Engineering
12 16 (5.73%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (5.73%) ERP
13 14 (5.02%) MVC
13 14 (5.02%) Test Automation
14 13 (4.66%) B2B
14 13 (4.66%) Migration
14 13 (4.66%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 99 (35.48%) Python
2 70 (25.09%) JavaScript
3 58 (20.79%) Bash Shell
4 56 (20.07%) Java
5 55 (19.71%) Perl
6 49 (17.56%) SQL
7 41 (14.70%) C#
8 24 (8.60%) C++
9 22 (7.89%) C
10 20 (7.17%) PowerShell
11 18 (6.45%) PHP
12 17 (6.09%) Tcl
13 6 (2.15%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.79%) VBA
15 4 (1.43%) R
16 3 (1.08%) Ruby
16 3 (1.08%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.72%) ES6
17 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.36%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 56 (20.07%) Degree
2 20 (7.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (6.81%) AWS Certification
4 11 (3.94%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CCNA
6 1 (0.36%) CCNP
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.38%) QA
2 8 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.15%) SLA
4 4 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.72%) PMO
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (8.60%) Docker
2 17 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.66%) Active Directory
4 10 (3.58%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.15%) vSphere
7 3 (1.08%) KVM
8 2 (0.72%) NFS
8 2 (0.72%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.72%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (18.64%) Puppet
2 47 (16.85%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (11.83%) Ansible
4 19 (6.81%) Terraform
5 8 (2.87%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.43%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.72%) Graphite
7 2 (0.72%) Riemann
8 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.36%) SCCM
8 1 (0.36%) SCOM
8 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 28 (10.04%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (7.17%) VMware
4 19 (6.81%) ServiceNow
5 17 (6.09%) Microsoft
6 14 (5.02%) SAP
7 13 (4.66%) Cisco
8 8 (2.87%) Sun
9 7 (2.51%) Concur
9 7 (2.51%) Google
10 5 (1.79%) Oracle
11 4 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.43%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.43%) Veeam
12 3 (1.08%) CyberSource
12 3 (1.08%) IBM
12 3 (1.08%) Marketo
12 3 (1.08%) Sage
13 2 (0.72%) Adobe
13 2 (0.72%) Avaya