Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 81 48
Rank change year-on-year +19 -33 +86
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 302 256 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.65% 3.26% 4.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.47% 21.35% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 254 223 445
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £35,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £90,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.38% +5.00% +5.26%

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 1,287 1,199 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.80% 15.29% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 978 959 1,088
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £79,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 20 January 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 20 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
Reading +17 188 £50,000 -13.04% 22
Maidenhead +17 23 £60,750 -13.21% 1
Slough +15 23 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Bracknell -3 14 £42,500 -39.29% 5
Wokingham +1 10 £42,500 -15.00%
Newbury -25 9 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Thatcham - 1 £35,000 - 1
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 110 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.46%) Python
3 81 (26.82%) Linux
4 80 (26.49%) Amazon AWS
5 77 (25.50%) DevOps
6 71 (23.51%) JavaScript
7 65 (21.52%) HTML
7 65 (21.52%) Finance
8 63 (20.86%) CSS
9 55 (18.21%) Java
9 55 (18.21%) Degree
10 54 (17.88%) Bash Shell
11 52 (17.22%) C#
11 52 (17.22%) SQL
12 49 (16.23%) Windows
13 47 (15.56%) Puppet
14 46 (15.23%) Project Management
15 45 (14.90%) Perl
16 41 (13.58%) Scrum
16 41 (13.58%) Git (software)
17 40 (13.25%) Red Hat
18 37 (12.25%) Opscode Chef
19 36 (11.92%) SQL Server
20 35 (11.59%) Fintech
21 31 (10.26%) .NET
21 31 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
21 31 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 30 (9.93%) AngularJS
23 29 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
23 29 (9.60%) Microsoft

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 14 (4.64%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.64%) Apache
3 10 (3.31%) CMS
4 9 (2.98%) IIS
5 8 (2.65%) JBoss
5 8 (2.65%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.99%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.66%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.66%) Confluence
8 4 (1.32%) Documentum
9 3 (0.99%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.66%) Mule
10 2 (0.66%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.66%) Sonic ESB
11 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.32%) InVision
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) HipChat
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.99%) Sage X3
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 80 (26.49%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.97%) IaaS
3 15 (4.97%) PaaS
4 5 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.32%) Force.com
5 4 (1.32%) npm
6 2 (0.66%) G Suite
6 2 (0.66%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.66%) Slack
6 2 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.33%) Datadog
7 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.33%) Google Play
7 1 (0.33%) Office 365
7 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.30%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.64%) DNS
3 12 (3.97%) Internet
4 10 (3.31%) Firewall
5 7 (2.32%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (2.32%) DHCP
5 7 (2.32%) WAN
6 6 (1.99%) Network Security
7 5 (1.66%) HTTP
8 4 (1.32%) BIG-IP
8 4 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.32%) MPLS
8 4 (1.32%) NX-OS
8 4 (1.32%) VPN
9 3 (0.99%) IPsec
9 3 (0.99%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.99%) Junos
9 3 (0.99%) NAS
9 3 (0.99%) SSH
9 3 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.63%) NoSQL
3 15 (4.97%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.64%) MySQL
5 8 (2.65%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.99%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.99%) Redis
8 5 (1.66%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.66%) Impala
9 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.66%) Big Data
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 41 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.96%) JIRA
3 11 (3.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.98%) PHPUnit
5 7 (2.32%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.99%) gulp
7 5 (1.66%) Selenium
8 4 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (1.32%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.99%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.99%) webpack
10 2 (0.66%) Grunt
10 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.33%) Gradle
11 1 (0.33%) JUnit
11 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 65 (21.52%) Finance
2 27 (8.94%) Marketing
3 23 (7.62%) Banking
4 20 (6.62%) Retail
5 8 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.99%) Law
6 6 (1.99%) Music Industry
7 5 (1.66%) German Language
7 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.99%) Electronics
9 2 (0.66%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 72 (23.84%) Developer
2 36 (11.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (8.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 23 (7.62%) Linux Engineer
5 21 (6.95%) .NET Developer
5 21 (6.95%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 19 (6.29%) AWS Engineer
8 18 (5.96%) AWS DevOps
8 18 (5.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 18 (5.96%) Cloud Engineer
9 17 (5.63%) Python Developer
9 17 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 16 (5.30%) Architect
11 15 (4.97%) .NET Software Developer
11 15 (4.97%) Consultant
12 14 (4.64%) SaaS Consultant
13 13 (4.30%) Analyst
13 13 (4.30%) C# Developer
13 13 (4.30%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (21.52%) HTML
2 63 (20.86%) CSS
3 31 (10.26%) .NET
4 30 (9.93%) AngularJS
5 27 (8.94%) jQuery
6 17 (5.63%) ASP.NET
6 17 (5.63%) HTML5
7 14 (4.64%) CSS3
7 14 (4.64%) REST
8 13 (4.30%) Node.js
9 12 (3.97%) React
9 12 (3.97%) RESTful
10 11 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (3.64%) Sass
10 11 (3.64%) Spring
10 11 (3.64%) XML
11 10 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (3.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (2.98%) Laravel
12 9 (2.98%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.59%) Fintech
2 26 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 22 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (7.28%) User Experience
4 17 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.64%) iPad
6 5 (1.66%) Clustering
6 5 (1.66%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.66%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.66%) Social Media
7 4 (1.32%) PMI
7 4 (1.32%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.32%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.32%) Wiki
8 3 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.99%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.99%) NHS
9 2 (0.66%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (26.82%) Linux
2 49 (16.23%) Windows
3 31 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (9.60%) Unix
5 26 (8.61%) CentOS
6 16 (5.30%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.99%) Android
7 6 (1.99%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.32%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.66%) AIX
9 2 (0.66%) HPUX
9 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.66%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (25.50%) DevOps
3 46 (15.23%) Project Management
4 41 (13.58%) Scrum
5 28 (9.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (8.94%) CRM
7 23 (7.62%) MVC
8 21 (6.95%) Microservices
9 20 (6.62%) E-Commerce
9 20 (6.62%) Service Delivery
10 19 (6.29%) BDD
10 19 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.30%) B2B
12 16 (5.30%) ERP
12 16 (5.30%) ITIL
12 16 (5.30%) Presales
12 16 (5.30%) Product Management
12 16 (5.30%) Release Management
12 16 (5.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 92 (30.46%) Python
2 71 (23.51%) JavaScript
3 55 (18.21%) Java
4 54 (17.88%) Bash Shell
5 52 (17.22%) C#
5 52 (17.22%) SQL
6 45 (14.90%) Perl
7 18 (5.96%) PHP
7 18 (5.96%) PowerShell
8 17 (5.63%) C++
9 15 (4.97%) C
10 10 (3.31%) TypeScript
11 8 (2.65%) Tcl
12 5 (1.66%) VBA
13 4 (1.32%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.32%) R
13 4 (1.32%) Scala
14 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.66%) VB
15 2 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (18.21%) Degree
2 19 (6.29%) AWS Certification
3 13 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.99%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.99%) ISEB
6 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.66%) RHCE
8 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.29%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (1.32%) PMO
4 3 (0.99%) GDPR
5 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.66%) PSD2
5 2 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (7.28%) Docker
2 13 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.99%) vSphere
5 5 (1.66%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.99%) NFS
6 3 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.66%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.33%) KVM
8 1 (0.33%) Postfix
8 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 47 (15.56%) Puppet
2 37 (12.25%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (9.27%) Ansible
4 20 (6.62%) Terraform
5 10 (3.31%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.66%) Marathon
7 2 (0.66%) Mesos
7 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.33%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.33%) SCCM
8 1 (0.33%) SCOM
8 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (13.25%) Red Hat
2 31 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
3 29 (9.60%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.29%) ServiceNow
5 15 (4.97%) SAP
6 14 (4.64%) Oracle
6 14 (4.64%) VMware
7 9 (2.98%) Google
8 7 (2.32%) Cisco
9 6 (1.99%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.99%) Sun
10 5 (1.66%) IBM
11 4 (1.32%) F5
11 4 (1.32%) Juniper
11 4 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.32%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.32%) Workday
12 3 (0.99%) Concur
12 3 (0.99%) Sage
12 3 (0.99%) SaltStack