Period
to 17 November 2018

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

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 129 111
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 -14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 32 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.55% 1.74% 1.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.14% 12.35% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 29
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.61% -18.43%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £71,250 £61,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,900
% change year-on-year - +6.61% -18.43%

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 393 429 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.01% 14.11% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 299 322 215
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,550
90th Percentile £70,500 £71,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) C#
6 9 (28.13%) Python
7 8 (25.00%) Web Services
7 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) Linux
9 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.75%) DevOps
9 6 (18.75%) Ansible
10 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
10 5 (15.63%) Public Cloud
10 5 (15.63%) Samsung
10 5 (15.63%) Google
10 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
10 5 (15.63%) iPhone
10 5 (15.63%) IIS

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 5 (15.63%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.50%) Office 365
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
4 3 (9.38%) CloudFront
4 3 (9.38%) G Suite
5 2 (6.25%) Slack
6 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.13%) IaaS
6 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) VLAN
2 1 (3.13%) 3G
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) GSM
2 1 (3.13%) LTE
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) OpenFlow
2 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.25%) TestRail
5 1 (3.13%) Appium
5 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Military
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 3 (9.38%) LAMP
5 3 (9.38%) Laravel
5 3 (9.38%) Symfony
5 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (9.38%) WCF
6 1 (3.13%) Node.js
6 1 (3.13%) React
6 1 (3.13%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) iPhone
1 5 (15.63%) Public Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) Life Science
2 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (21.88%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (9.38%) DNA
5 3 (9.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) OOP
5 3 (9.38%) QMS
5 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
5 3 (9.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.50%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) Go
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) Docker
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Google
2 5 (15.63%) Samsung
3 3 (9.38%) Zend
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) VMware