Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 141 132
Rank change year-on-year +44 -9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 113 52 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.97% 1.47% 1.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.85% 11.53% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 108 43 52
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £27,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £78,694 £92,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +26.67%

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 Bristol with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 713 451 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.71% 12.78% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 616 381 307
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Bristol

SaaS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Bristol

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 44 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.05%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (32.74%) E-Commerce
4 35 (30.97%) Linux
4 35 (30.97%) JavaScript
5 31 (27.43%) HTML
5 31 (27.43%) CSS
6 30 (26.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (24.78%) Web Services
7 28 (24.78%) ITIL
8 27 (23.89%) IaaS
9 25 (22.12%) Windows
10 24 (21.24%) SQL
11 22 (19.47%) OO
11 22 (19.47%) JIRA
12 21 (18.58%) jQuery
12 21 (18.58%) Marketing
13 20 (17.70%) Ajax
13 20 (17.70%) .NET
14 19 (16.81%) Cisco
14 19 (16.81%) Programme Management
14 19 (16.81%) Web Development
14 19 (16.81%) Windows Server
15 18 (15.93%) HTML5
15 18 (15.93%) Telecoms
15 18 (15.93%) Finance
15 18 (15.93%) C#
16 17 (15.04%) VMware
16 17 (15.04%) Retail
16 17 (15.04%) PaaS

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (5.31%) SilverStripe
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.54%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.77%) Confluence
4 2 (1.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (15.04%) Magento
2 8 (7.08%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 43 (38.05%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (26.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (23.89%) IaaS
4 17 (15.04%) PaaS
5 15 (13.27%) Office 365
6 10 (8.85%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (4.42%) G Suite
7 5 (4.42%) GitHub
7 5 (4.42%) Heroku
7 5 (4.42%) Slack
8 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.77%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Firewall
2 10 (8.85%) LAN
2 10 (8.85%) WAN
3 8 (7.08%) Network Security
4 7 (6.19%) Skype
4 7 (6.19%) SSL
4 7 (6.19%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.77%) VPN
6 1 (0.88%) HTTP
6 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) MySQL
2 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.96%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.08%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.31%) CouchDB
5 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.77%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.88%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.88%) Redis
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (19.47%) JIRA
2 14 (12.39%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.19%) Selenium
4 5 (4.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.42%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.54%) LoadUI
5 4 (3.54%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.54%) Zephyr
6 3 (2.65%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.77%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.77%) git-flow
7 2 (1.77%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.77%) Protractor
7 2 (1.77%) TestRail
8 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.88%) Grunt
8 1 (0.88%) gulp
8 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (18.58%) Marketing
2 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 18 (15.93%) Telecoms
3 17 (15.04%) Retail
4 12 (10.62%) Banking
5 6 (5.31%) Electronics
5 6 (5.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (26.55%) Developer
2 24 (21.24%) Analyst
3 15 (13.27%) PHP Developer
4 12 (10.62%) Administrator
4 12 (10.62%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (8.85%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.85%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Business Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.96%) SaaS Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) SaaS Business Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) Architect
7 8 (7.08%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) ERP Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) ERP Business Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.43%) CSS
1 31 (27.43%) HTML
2 28 (24.78%) Web Services
3 21 (18.58%) jQuery
4 20 (17.70%) .NET
4 20 (17.70%) Ajax
5 18 (15.93%) HTML5
6 14 (12.39%) XML
7 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET
8 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (10.62%) REST
9 10 (8.85%) JSON
10 9 (7.96%) AngularJS
11 8 (7.08%) Kafka
12 6 (5.31%) SOAP
13 5 (4.42%) OAuth
13 5 (4.42%) OpenID
13 5 (4.42%) RESTful
13 5 (4.42%) SAML
13 5 (4.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) User Experience
2 9 (7.96%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.42%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.65%) CCTV
7 3 (2.65%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) HTC Vive
Operating Systems
1 35 (30.97%) Linux
2 25 (22.12%) Windows
3 19 (16.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.54%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.77%) Android
5 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.74%) E-Commerce
3 28 (24.78%) ITIL
4 22 (19.47%) OO
5 19 (16.81%) Programme Management
5 19 (16.81%) Web Development
6 16 (14.16%) Scrum
7 15 (13.27%) OOP
7 15 (13.27%) Project Management
7 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.39%) PRINCE2
9 13 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (10.62%) MVC
10 12 (10.62%) Service Delivery
11 11 (9.73%) ERP
12 9 (7.96%) Software Testing
12 9 (7.96%) TDD
13 8 (7.08%) Commercial Awareness
13 8 (7.08%) DevOps
13 8 (7.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.97%) JavaScript
2 24 (21.24%) SQL
3 18 (15.93%) C#
4 16 (14.16%) PHP
5 10 (8.85%) Python
6 7 (6.19%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.31%) Ruby
8 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.77%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.88%) Java
10 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.54%) CCNA
4 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.65%) MCSA
5 3 (2.65%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.77%) ISEB
6 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (3.54%) PMO
3 2 (1.77%) GCP
3 2 (1.77%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.19%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.19%) vSphere
2 7 (6.19%) XenApp
3 6 (5.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Ansible
1 5 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.42%) Puppet
1 5 (4.42%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (4.42%) Terraform
2 3 (2.65%) Salt
3 2 (1.77%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.77%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.77%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.77%) Mesos
3 2 (1.77%) SCOM
3 2 (1.77%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (16.81%) Cisco
2 17 (15.04%) VMware
3 10 (8.85%) Google
4 9 (7.96%) Apple
4 9 (7.96%) Zend
5 7 (6.19%) Citrix
5 7 (6.19%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.19%) NEC
6 6 (5.31%) SAP
7 5 (4.42%) McAfee
7 5 (4.42%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.54%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.54%) EMC
8 4 (3.54%) Juniper
8 4 (3.54%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.77%) HP
9 2 (1.77%) New Relic
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle
10 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com