Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 128 127
Rank change year-on-year +34 -1 -31
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 105 74 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.81% 1.92% 1.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.73% 12.54% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83 61 57
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -19.23% +18.18%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £82,500 £91,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%

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 713 590 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.07% 15.34% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 584 492 270
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +1.05% -13.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £80,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 42 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (32.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (25.71%) IaaS
4 25 (23.81%) Windows
4 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (20.00%) Docker
6 20 (19.05%) Programme Management
6 20 (19.05%) Service Delivery
7 19 (18.10%) Linux
7 19 (18.10%) Finance
8 18 (17.14%) Python
8 18 (17.14%) .NET
8 18 (17.14%) Ruby
8 18 (17.14%) Jenkins
9 17 (16.19%) PaaS
9 17 (16.19%) Project Management
9 17 (16.19%) Cisco
10 16 (15.24%) Java
10 16 (15.24%) Web Services
10 16 (15.24%) ITIL
10 16 (15.24%) E-Commerce
10 16 (15.24%) Telecoms
10 16 (15.24%) Marketing
10 16 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (15.24%) Windows Server
11 15 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
11 15 (14.29%) C#
12 14 (13.33%) Scrum
12 14 (13.33%) VMware
13 13 (12.38%) JavaScript

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 4 (3.81%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.90%) Confluence
2 2 (1.90%) Drupal
2 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.90%) IIS
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.90%) Magento
2 2 (1.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 42 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (32.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (25.71%) IaaS
4 17 (16.19%) PaaS
5 13 (12.38%) Office 365
6 4 (3.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.90%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Firewall
2 8 (7.62%) Network Security
3 7 (6.67%) Skype
3 7 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 7 (6.67%) WAN
4 5 (4.76%) LAN
5 4 (3.81%) SSL
6 2 (1.90%) VPN
7 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.62%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (6.67%) CouchDB
3 7 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.90%) MySQL
4 2 (1.90%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.95%) GIS
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.81%) JIRA
3 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.90%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.90%) git-flow
4 2 (1.90%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.90%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.95%) JMeter
5 1 (0.95%) NUnit
5 1 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.95%) Selenium
5 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.10%) Finance
2 16 (15.24%) Marketing
2 16 (15.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.62%) Electronics
3 8 (7.62%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.67%) Banking
4 7 (6.67%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Billing
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Developer
2 20 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 15 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 15 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.57%) Administrator
5 9 (8.57%) Cloud Developer
5 9 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.62%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Architect
7 7 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Server Support
9 5 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.14%) .NET
2 16 (15.24%) Web Services
3 15 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (11.43%) CSS
5 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 10 (9.52%) HTML
6 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (7.62%) HTML5
8 7 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.71%) OAuth
9 6 (5.71%) OpenID
9 6 (5.71%) SAML
10 5 (4.76%) jQuery
11 4 (3.81%) REST
12 2 (1.90%) Ajax
12 2 (1.90%) JSON
12 2 (1.90%) Kafka
12 2 (1.90%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (1.90%) Symfony
12 2 (1.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) User Experience
2 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.95%) Blog
9 1 (0.95%) Fintech
9 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Windows
2 19 (18.10%) Linux
3 16 (15.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.05%) Programme Management
2 20 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 17 (16.19%) Project Management
4 16 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (15.24%) E-Commerce
4 16 (15.24%) ITIL
5 14 (13.33%) Scrum
6 12 (11.43%) Artificial Intelligence
6 12 (11.43%) OO
6 12 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (9.52%) ERP
8 10 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 10 (9.52%) Product Management
9 9 (8.57%) DevOps
9 9 (8.57%) MVC
10 8 (7.62%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (7.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.14%) Python
1 18 (17.14%) Ruby
2 16 (15.24%) Java
3 15 (14.29%) C#
4 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.86%) C
6 3 (2.86%) PHP
6 3 (2.86%) SQL
7 1 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.90%) CCNA
4 2 (1.90%) CCNP
4 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.90%) GCP
4 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 21 (20.00%) Docker
2 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.76%) vSphere
4 5 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Kubernetes
1 5 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.86%) Ansible
3 2 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.90%) Mesos
3 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.90%) Puppet
3 2 (1.90%) SCOM
3 2 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (16.19%) Cisco
2 14 (13.33%) VMware
3 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.48%) SAP
4 7 (6.67%) NEC
5 5 (4.76%) Citrix
5 5 (4.76%) Google
5 5 (4.76%) McAfee
5 5 (4.76%) New Relic
5 5 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 4 (3.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.81%) Juniper
7 2 (1.90%) Alibaba
7 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.90%) EMC
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle
7 2 (1.90%) PayPal
7 2 (1.90%) Sage
7 2 (1.90%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.95%) Infor