Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 116 104
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12 -30
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 107 91 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.92% 2.39% 2.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.90% 14.89% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 88 78 69
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -19.23% +8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,425 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,625 £82,500 £90,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -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 Bristol with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 718 611 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.60% 16.06% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 573 507 286
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £51,820
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -3.51% -1.30%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,200 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £82,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +10.63% -5.88%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 45 (42.06%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (34.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (29.91%) Docker
5 28 (26.17%) C#
5 28 (26.17%) .NET
6 24 (22.43%) IaaS
7 23 (21.50%) User Experience
8 22 (20.56%) Jenkins
8 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
8 22 (20.56%) PaaS
9 21 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (19.63%) Programme Management
10 20 (18.69%) Finance
10 20 (18.69%) CSS
10 20 (18.69%) Marketing
11 19 (17.76%) DevOps
12 18 (16.82%) Relational Database
12 18 (16.82%) Ruby
12 18 (16.82%) HTML
13 17 (15.89%) Java
13 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
13 17 (15.89%) Python
13 17 (15.89%) MVC
13 17 (15.89%) Telecoms
13 17 (15.89%) TDD
13 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (14.95%) Linux
15 15 (14.02%) SQL
15 15 (14.02%) SQL Server

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 3 (2.80%) Confluence
1 3 (2.80%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) Apache
2 2 (1.87%) Drupal
2 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.87%) Magento
2 2 (1.87%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 45 (42.06%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (34.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (22.43%) IaaS
4 22 (20.56%) PaaS
5 6 (5.61%) Office 365
6 3 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.87%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) Firewall
2 6 (5.61%) Network Security
2 6 (5.61%) SSL
3 5 (4.67%) VoIP
4 4 (3.74%) WAN
5 3 (2.80%) HTTP
5 3 (2.80%) LAN
5 3 (2.80%) Skype
5 3 (2.80%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.93%) DHCP
6 1 (0.93%) DNS
6 1 (0.93%) SMS
6 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) Relational Database
2 15 (14.02%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.28%) MongoDB
3 11 (10.28%) RDBMS
4 10 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (9.35%) CouchDB
4 10 (9.35%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.67%) MySQL
6 3 (2.80%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.93%) GIS
7 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.61%) JIRA
4 5 (4.67%) Subversion
5 4 (3.74%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.80%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.80%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.87%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.93%) git-flow
8 1 (0.93%) JMeter
8 1 (0.93%) NUnit
8 1 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
1 20 (18.69%) Marketing
2 17 (15.89%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.35%) Electronics
4 9 (8.41%) Manufacturing
5 7 (6.54%) Banking
5 7 (6.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.87%) Back Office
6 2 (1.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (36.45%) Developer
2 18 (16.82%) Software Developer
3 17 (15.89%) .NET Developer
4 16 (14.95%) Lead Developer
5 15 (14.02%) Lead Software Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Architect
6 9 (8.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (8.41%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Cloud Developer
7 7 (6.54%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.17%) .NET
2 20 (18.69%) CSS
3 18 (16.82%) HTML
4 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
4 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (14.02%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (10.28%) HTML5
6 11 (10.28%) REST
7 10 (9.35%) AngularJS
7 10 (9.35%) jQuery
8 9 (8.41%) Web Services
9 6 (5.61%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (5.61%) OAuth
9 6 (5.61%) SAML
9 6 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (4.67%) React
11 4 (3.74%) Kafka
11 4 (3.74%) OpenID
11 4 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (3.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.50%) User Experience
2 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.48%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.54%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Blog
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Linux
2 15 (14.02%) Windows
3 8 (7.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (19.63%) Programme Management
3 19 (17.76%) DevOps
4 17 (15.89%) MVC
4 17 (15.89%) TDD
5 14 (13.08%) OO
5 14 (13.08%) Scrum
6 13 (12.15%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.21%) Project Management
7 12 (11.21%) Service Delivery
8 11 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.35%) Decision-Making
9 10 (9.35%) ERP
9 10 (9.35%) Machine Learning
9 10 (9.35%) Product Management
9 10 (9.35%) SDLC
10 9 (8.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.17%) C#
2 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.82%) Ruby
4 17 (15.89%) Java
4 17 (15.89%) Python
5 15 (14.02%) SQL
6 7 (6.54%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.61%) PHP
8 5 (4.67%) C
9 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) Go
10 1 (0.93%) Java 8
10 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (4.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) CCNA
2 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.87%) CCNP
3 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) MCSA
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (2.80%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (29.91%) Docker
2 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.87%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.93%) vSphere
4 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Ansible
2 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.74%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.80%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.80%) Terraform
5 2 (1.87%) SCOM
6 1 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.93%) Grafana
6 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.93%) Icinga
6 1 (0.93%) Mesos
6 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) SAP
3 11 (10.28%) Cisco
4 8 (7.48%) VMware
5 6 (5.61%) Google
6 5 (4.67%) Telerik
7 4 (3.74%) New Relic
8 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.80%) Juniper
8 3 (2.80%) NEC
9 2 (1.87%) Alibaba
9 2 (1.87%) NetApp
9 2 (1.87%) PayPal
9 2 (1.87%) Sage
10 1 (0.93%) Citrix
10 1 (0.93%) EMC
10 1 (0.93%) IBM
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle
10 1 (0.93%) Remedy
10 1 (0.93%) SonicWALL