Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 107 98
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 +9
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 59 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.90% 1.74% 2.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.41% 15.04% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 40
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -18.22% +60.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £40,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £61,250 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,450 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.64% -15.55% +57.14%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 440 266 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.19% 11.59% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 326 214 202
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £46,924 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% +9.13% +6.83%
10th Percentile £30,625 £27,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Cambridge

SaaS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Cambridge

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 25 (42.37%) Web Services
2 25 (42.37%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (37.29%) Degree
3 22 (37.29%) Computer Science
4 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (28.81%) HTML
5 17 (28.81%) CSS
6 16 (27.12%) Python
6 16 (27.12%) SQL
6 16 (27.12%) Web Development
6 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
6 16 (27.12%) React
7 13 (22.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (22.03%) Django
7 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
7 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.34%) Linux
8 12 (20.34%) OO
8 12 (20.34%) jQuery
9 11 (18.64%) RESTful
9 11 (18.64%) C#
9 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
9 11 (18.64%) Finance
9 11 (18.64%) Scrum
10 10 (16.95%) .NET
10 10 (16.95%) HTML5
10 10 (16.95%) CSS3
10 10 (16.95%) Docker
10 10 (16.95%) Front End Development

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 8 (13.56%) nginx
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.39%) NetSuite
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (42.37%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.78%) IaaS
3 4 (6.78%) PaaS
4 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.39%) FinancialForce
5 2 (3.39%) G Suite
5 2 (3.39%) GitHub
5 2 (3.39%) Slack
6 1 (1.69%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) HTTP
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) AMQP
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
2 2 (3.39%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.39%) IPv6
2 2 (3.39%) VoIP
2 2 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Big Data
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
3 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.39%) Redis
6 2 (3.39%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) gulp
2 3 (5.08%) webpack
3 1 (1.69%) GitLab
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Advertising
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Django Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Python Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Python/Django Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Senior Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Full Stack Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Applications Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Applications Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Web Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Web Applications Developer
5 6 (10.17%) AWS Developer
6 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Python Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Business Development Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Business Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) Web Services
2 17 (28.81%) CSS
2 17 (28.81%) HTML
3 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
3 16 (27.12%) React
4 13 (22.03%) Django
5 12 (20.34%) jQuery
6 11 (18.64%) RESTful
7 10 (16.95%) .NET
7 10 (16.95%) CSS3
7 10 (16.95%) HTML5
8 9 (15.25%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.86%) Ember.js
10 7 (11.86%) Flask
10 7 (11.86%) REST
10 7 (11.86%) SQLAlchemy
11 6 (10.17%) Celery
12 5 (8.47%) LAMP
12 5 (8.47%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) Algorithms
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.78%) Fintech
4 4 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.78%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.39%) PKI
5 2 (3.39%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Web Development
3 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.34%) OO
5 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
5 11 (18.64%) Scrum
6 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
7 9 (15.25%) Project Management
8 8 (13.56%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (13.56%) MVC
9 7 (11.86%) IT Strategy
9 7 (11.86%) Wireframes
10 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.17%) OOP
11 4 (6.78%) Business Development
11 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.78%) ITSM
11 4 (6.78%) Line Management
11 4 (6.78%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (6.78%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 16 (27.12%) Python
2 16 (27.12%) SQL
3 11 (18.64%) C#
4 5 (8.47%) Java
5 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.78%) C
5 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.08%) Perl
6 3 (5.08%) VBScript
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 13 (22.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (11.86%) PhD
4 4 (6.78%) CCNA
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Ansible
2 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.78%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Huawei
3 4 (6.78%) EMC
3 4 (6.78%) NetApp
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.39%) Epicor
5 2 (3.39%) IFS
5 2 (3.39%) Infor
5 2 (3.39%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.39%) Proofpoint
5 2 (3.39%) Sage
5 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
5 2 (3.39%) Xero
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Plumtree
6 1 (1.69%) Samsung