Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 115 108
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 61 33 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.86% 1.47% 2.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.01% 12.04% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 28 57
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £42,725 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.03% -10.05% +6.74%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,050 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,750 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +8.86%

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 508 274 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.51% 12.22% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 358 228 214
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £33,375 £26,775 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £69,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.36% +3.49% -3.37%

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
2 21 (34.43%) Degree
3 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
3 18 (29.51%) HTML
3 18 (29.51%) CSS
3 18 (29.51%) Web Services
3 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
4 17 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (26.23%) Linux
6 15 (24.59%) SQL
7 14 (22.95%) RESTful
7 14 (22.95%) jQuery
8 13 (21.31%) Algorithms
8 13 (21.31%) C#
8 13 (21.31%) Python
8 13 (21.31%) Web Development
9 12 (19.67%) React
9 12 (19.67%) Mathematics
9 12 (19.67%) HTML5
9 12 (19.67%) CSS3
9 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
10 11 (18.03%) OO
10 11 (18.03%) .NET
11 10 (16.39%) Oracle
11 10 (16.39%) PhD
11 10 (16.39%) Project Management
11 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.39%) gulp
11 10 (16.39%) Wireframes
11 10 (16.39%) Computer Science Degree

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 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (8.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (8.20%) NetSuite
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (8.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.84%) IaaS
3 6 (9.84%) PaaS
4 5 (8.20%) FinancialForce
5 4 (6.56%) G Suite
5 4 (6.56%) GitHub
5 4 (6.56%) Slack
6 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.64%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) HTTP
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
1 4 (6.56%) VoIP
2 2 (3.28%) AMQP
2 2 (3.28%) DNS
2 2 (3.28%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.28%) IPv6
2 2 (3.28%) OpenFlow
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (8.20%) SAP HANA
3 4 (6.56%) Big Data
4 3 (4.92%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.28%) Redis
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) gulp
2 3 (4.92%) Toad
3 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.28%) webpack
General
1 8 (13.11%) Advertising
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Games
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Senior Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Web Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Applications Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Applications Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Web Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Web Applications Developer
5 6 (9.84%) AWS Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Django Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Python Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Python/Django Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Python Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Business Development Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) CSS
1 18 (29.51%) HTML
1 18 (29.51%) Web Services
2 14 (22.95%) jQuery
2 14 (22.95%) RESTful
3 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
3 12 (19.67%) CSS3
3 12 (19.67%) HTML5
3 12 (19.67%) React
4 11 (18.03%) .NET
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.84%) Celery
6 6 (9.84%) Django
6 6 (9.84%) REST
7 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.56%) LINQ
8 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.31%) Algorithms
3 8 (13.11%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
6 4 (6.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (6.56%) Public Cloud
6 4 (6.56%) Raspberry Pi
6 4 (6.56%) Virtual Team
7 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.28%) Life Science
7 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.28%) PKI
8 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) Android
3 4 (6.56%) Mac OS
3 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.28%) CentOS
4 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.28%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Web Development
2 12 (19.67%) Mathematics
3 11 (18.03%) OO
4 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.39%) Project Management
4 10 (16.39%) Wireframes
5 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) Coaching
6 6 (9.84%) MVC
6 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.20%) Business Development
7 5 (8.20%) ERP
7 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.56%) CRM
8 4 (6.56%) Network Management
8 4 (6.56%) OOP
8 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) C#
3 13 (21.31%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) C
5 5 (8.20%) C++
6 4 (6.56%) Java
7 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.28%) Perl
8 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (16.39%) PhD
3 4 (6.56%) CCNA
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Ansible
1 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.56%) Puppet
2 3 (4.92%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) Epicor
3 5 (8.20%) Huawei
3 5 (8.20%) IFS
3 5 (8.20%) Infor
3 5 (8.20%) JD Edwards
3 5 (8.20%) Sage
3 5 (8.20%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.20%) SAP
3 5 (8.20%) Xero
4 4 (6.56%) EMC
4 4 (6.56%) NetApp
4 4 (6.56%) Proofpoint
5 3 (4.92%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix
6 2 (3.28%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.64%) Cadence
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Plumtree