Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 132 120
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -38
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 36 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.42% 1.46% 1.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.36% 9.33% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 24
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £25,804
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £62,125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -3.67%

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 489 418 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.26% 15.61% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 350 340 238
Cambridge median annual salary £50,625 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 13 (36.11%) Python
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) C++
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (19.44%) Ansible
6 6 (16.67%) DevOps
6 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 6 (16.67%) Banking
6 6 (16.67%) Retail
6 6 (16.67%) Life Science
6 6 (16.67%) .NET
6 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Firewall
7 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
7 5 (13.89%) Information Security
7 5 (13.89%) Java
7 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.89%) Perl
7 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
7 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act

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 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.33%) CloudFront
4 2 (5.56%) Office 365
5 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) Junos
2 4 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (8.33%) OpenFlow
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) DMZ
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) Skype
4 1 (2.78%) SMTP
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
1 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Banking
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Information Officer
2 5 (13.89%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (13.89%) Security Officer
3 4 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) React
5 1 (2.78%) Vue.js
5 1 (2.78%) WCF
5 1 (2.78%) WinForms
5 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Life Science
2 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.11%) iPhone
3 4 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) CentOS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) DevOps
2 6 (16.67%) Scrum
3 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
3 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
3 5 (13.89%) Information Security
3 5 (13.89%) ISMS
3 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) SDLC
4 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.33%) High Availability
5 3 (8.33%) Line Management
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (8.33%) QMS
5 3 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Python
2 9 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) C++
4 5 (13.89%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) Go
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.89%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Ansible
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Samsung
3 2 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (5.56%) Wrike
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) Splunk
4 1 (2.78%) VMware