Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 107 72
Rank change year-on-year +5 -35 +82
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 113 75 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.96% 2.34% 3.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 21.43% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 100 69 83
Bristol median annual salary £51,500 £80,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.63% +39.13% +35.29%
10th Percentile £31,500 £52,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £90,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.38% -3.64% +48.65%

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 678 350 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.77% 10.90% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 564 311 321
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +2.86% +28.05%
10th Percentile £30,325 £30,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £70,950 £88,750 £83,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +14.67%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 84 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (46.90%) SQL
3 51 (45.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (43.36%) OO
5 47 (41.59%) JavaScript
6 46 (40.71%) AngularJS
7 45 (39.82%) HTML
7 45 (39.82%) Amazon AWS
8 44 (38.94%) CSS
9 43 (38.05%) C#
10 41 (36.28%) PaaS
10 41 (36.28%) Git (software)
10 41 (36.28%) TDD
11 40 (35.40%) .NET
12 39 (34.51%) IaaS
13 36 (31.86%) REST
14 35 (30.97%) Continuous Delivery
14 35 (30.97%) SQL Server
15 34 (30.09%) MVC
15 34 (30.09%) DevOps
16 33 (29.20%) Jenkins
16 33 (29.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 30 (26.55%) JSON
17 30 (26.55%) Finance
17 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
18 28 (24.78%) SAP
18 28 (24.78%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (24.78%) SSL
18 28 (24.78%) Marketing
19 27 (23.89%) Mercurial

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 10 (8.85%) SilverStripe
2 4 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.54%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.65%) Apache
3 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 51 (45.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (39.82%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (36.28%) PaaS
4 39 (34.51%) IaaS
5 6 (5.31%) npm
6 5 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.88%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.78%) SSL
2 15 (13.27%) HTTP
3 5 (4.42%) 802.11
3 5 (4.42%) Wireless
4 2 (1.77%) AMQP
4 2 (1.77%) LAN
4 2 (1.77%) WAN
5 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.24%) NoSQL
3 22 (19.47%) MongoDB
4 20 (17.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 19 (16.81%) CouchDB
5 19 (16.81%) Relational Database
6 18 (15.93%) MySQL
7 17 (15.04%) RDBMS
8 9 (7.96%) Big Data
9 5 (4.42%) Redis
10 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.77%) PowerCenter
11 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (36.28%) Git (software)
2 33 (29.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 33 (29.20%) Jenkins
3 27 (23.89%) Mercurial
4 17 (15.04%) MSBuild
5 16 (14.16%) Cucumber
5 16 (14.16%) Selenium
6 14 (12.39%) Jasmine
6 14 (12.39%) Protractor
7 13 (11.50%) SpecFlow
8 10 (8.85%) Capybara
8 10 (8.85%) WATIR
8 10 (8.85%) WebDriver
9 6 (5.31%) NUnit
10 5 (4.42%) gulp
11 3 (2.65%) JUnit
12 2 (1.77%) JIRA
13 1 (0.88%) Axure RP
13 1 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 30 (26.55%) Finance
2 28 (24.78%) Marketing
3 27 (23.89%) Manufacturing
4 26 (23.01%) Telecoms
5 25 (22.12%) Electronics
6 9 (7.96%) Banking
7 6 (5.31%) Retail
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Law
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (45.13%) Developer
2 20 (17.70%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.81%) C# Developer
4 17 (15.04%) PHP Developer
5 15 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (12.39%) Architect
6 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (12.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.85%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Tester
9 9 (7.96%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Automation Tester
10 8 (7.08%) Agile Tester
10 8 (7.08%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 8 (7.08%) Selenium Tester
10 8 (7.08%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.31%) Administrator
11 6 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (40.71%) AngularJS
2 45 (39.82%) HTML
3 44 (38.94%) CSS
4 40 (35.40%) .NET
5 36 (31.86%) REST
6 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
6 30 (26.55%) JSON
7 27 (23.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (19.47%) HTML5
9 19 (16.81%) React
10 18 (15.93%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (15.04%) Kafka
12 15 (13.27%) Web Services
13 12 (10.62%) Ajax
13 12 (10.62%) jQuery
14 10 (8.85%) Behat
14 10 (8.85%) SOAP
15 7 (6.19%) Redux
16 6 (5.31%) .NET Framework
17 5 (4.42%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) User Experience
2 16 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (7.96%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.65%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.65%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.77%) PKI
8 1 (0.88%) CCTV
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.88%) HTC Vive
8 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.89%) Linux
2 5 (4.42%) Windows
3 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (43.36%) OO
3 41 (36.28%) TDD
4 35 (30.97%) Continuous Delivery
5 34 (30.09%) DevOps
5 34 (30.09%) MVC
6 28 (24.78%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (23.01%) Programme Management
8 25 (22.12%) Digital Marketing
9 24 (21.24%) Web Development
10 22 (19.47%) Scrum
11 20 (17.70%) BDD
12 18 (15.93%) E-Commerce
13 17 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (15.04%) SOLID
13 17 (15.04%) Test Automation
14 16 (14.16%) Analytical Thinking
15 15 (13.27%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 15 (13.27%) Kanban
16 13 (11.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (46.90%) SQL
2 47 (41.59%) JavaScript
3 43 (38.05%) C#
4 19 (16.81%) PHP
5 18 (15.93%) Java
6 16 (14.16%) Ruby
7 10 (8.85%) TypeScript
8 6 (5.31%) Python
9 5 (4.42%) C
10 3 (2.65%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (17.70%) Degree
2 13 (11.50%) ISEB
2 13 (11.50%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.65%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.77%) CCNA
6 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.77%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.77%) MCSA
6 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CCDA
7 1 (0.88%) CCDP
7 1 (0.88%) CCIE
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) CCSP
7 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) Docker
2 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Ansible
2 4 (3.54%) Kibana
3 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.65%) Puppet
3 3 (2.65%) Salt
3 3 (2.65%) Terraform
4 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (24.78%) SAP
2 6 (5.31%) Citrix
2 6 (5.31%) VMware
3 5 (4.42%) Google
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.54%) Zend
5 3 (2.65%) McAfee
6 2 (1.77%) Apple
6 2 (1.77%) Informatica
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle
6 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Juniper
7 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com