Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
London > Central London
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 112 141
Rank change year-on-year +16 +29 +17
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 480 380 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.40% 2.80% 2.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.71% 13.42% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 452 349 273
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £110,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,777 2,831 2,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 26.77% 20.87% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,402 2,549 1,830
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Central London

SaaS
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Central London

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Central London over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Central London

SaaS
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Central London region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 318 £67,500 +12.50% 79
West End of London +4 31 £70,000 +70.73% 24
City of Westminster 0 17 £77,500 +3.33%
Kensington and Chelsea +3 7 £80,000 +33.33%
Camden +9 4 £48,750 -35.00%
SaaS
London

For the 6 months to 13 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 Central London region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 148 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (27.29%) Finance
3 103 (21.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 101 (21.04%) Amazon AWS
5 92 (19.17%) PaaS
6 86 (17.92%) DevOps
7 84 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 80 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 75 (15.63%) Windows
10 73 (15.21%) HTML
11 70 (14.58%) Project Management
11 70 (14.58%) Microservices
12 68 (14.17%) Problem-Solving
13 64 (13.33%) Degree
14 62 (12.92%) SQL
15 60 (12.50%) CSS
16 59 (12.29%) C#
16 59 (12.29%) Mentoring
17 55 (11.46%) Linux
18 52 (10.83%) .NET
19 50 (10.42%) Java
20 47 (9.79%) Python
20 47 (9.79%) Red Hat
21 46 (9.58%) CRM
22 43 (8.96%) Active Directory
23 42 (8.75%) Oracle
24 41 (8.54%) ITIL
24 41 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
24 41 (8.54%) Puppet
25 40 (8.33%) IaaS

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 21 (4.38%) Mule
2 20 (4.17%) Apache
3 15 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.67%) CMS
7 7 (1.46%) WordPress
8 6 (1.25%) nginx
8 6 (1.25%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.04%) IIS
9 5 (1.04%) JBoss
10 4 (0.83%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.83%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.63%) Confluence
12 2 (0.42%) Jetty
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.21%) SugarCRM
13 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.83%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.42%) Maya
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.21%) InVision
5 1 (0.21%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 21 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (4.17%) NetSuite
3 15 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.46%) Lawson
5 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.42%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.42%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.21%) Magento
7 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 103 (21.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (21.04%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (19.17%) PaaS
4 40 (8.33%) IaaS
5 23 (4.79%) Apigee
5 23 (4.79%) Boomi
5 23 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (4.17%) Office 365
7 12 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (2.08%) MailChimp
8 10 (2.08%) Silverpop
9 9 (1.88%) Serverless
10 7 (1.46%) CloudFront
11 6 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (1.25%) Force.com
11 6 (1.25%) GitHub
11 6 (1.25%) Google Analytics
12 5 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.63%) DNS
2 24 (5.00%) Firewall
3 16 (3.33%) HTTP
3 16 (3.33%) Unified Communications
4 14 (2.92%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (2.71%) SAN
6 10 (2.08%) SMS
7 9 (1.88%) VLAN
8 8 (1.67%) SSL
9 7 (1.46%) DHCP
9 7 (1.46%) Internet
10 6 (1.25%) LAN
10 6 (1.25%) WAN
11 5 (1.04%) AMQP
12 4 (0.83%) Skype
13 3 (0.63%) FTP
13 3 (0.63%) NAS
13 3 (0.63%) VoIP
14 2 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.88%) MySQL
3 16 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 15 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (2.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (2.71%) Blockchain
6 12 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.25%) CouchDB
9 6 (1.25%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (1.04%) Big Data
10 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.83%) Redis
12 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.63%) Power BI
12 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 24 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.92%) TeamCity
4 12 (2.50%) JIRA
5 9 (1.88%) Selenium
5 9 (1.88%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.67%) Bitbucket
6 8 (1.67%) Subversion
7 7 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.46%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.04%) CircleCI
8 5 (1.04%) Maven
9 4 (0.83%) Codeship
9 4 (0.83%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.83%) RSpec
10 3 (0.63%) GitLab
10 3 (0.63%) PEAR
10 3 (0.63%) Sublime Text
10 3 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 131 (27.29%) Finance
2 33 (6.88%) Law
3 24 (5.00%) Marketing
4 20 (4.17%) Legal
5 19 (3.96%) Retail
6 11 (2.29%) Banking
7 6 (1.25%) Advertising
7 6 (1.25%) Games
7 6 (1.25%) Publishing
8 5 (1.04%) Front Office
8 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.83%) Billing
9 4 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.63%) Automotive
10 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.42%) German Language
11 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (18.33%) Developer
2 75 (15.63%) Consultant
3 49 (10.21%) Architect
4 29 (6.04%) Analyst
5 28 (5.83%) Graduate
6 27 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 27 (5.63%) Technical Consultant
7 25 (5.21%) Product Manager
8 22 (4.58%) Applications Support
9 21 (4.38%) Graduate Consultant
9 21 (4.38%) Graduate Technical Consultant
9 21 (4.38%) Implementation Consultant
10 20 (4.17%) Junior
11 19 (3.96%) Integration Architect
11 19 (3.96%) Support Engineer
12 18 (3.75%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.54%) Cloud Architect
13 17 (3.54%) Programme Manager
14 16 (3.33%) Project Manager
14 16 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (15.21%) HTML
2 60 (12.50%) CSS
3 52 (10.83%) .NET
4 36 (7.50%) JSON
5 30 (6.25%) REST
6 23 (4.79%) SOAP
7 21 (4.38%) AngularJS
8 20 (4.17%) Node.js
8 20 (4.17%) RESTful
9 19 (3.96%) React
10 18 (3.75%) HTML5
11 17 (3.54%) Web Services
12 14 (2.92%) ASP.NET
13 11 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (2.29%) LAMP
13 11 (2.29%) XML
14 9 (1.88%) jQuery
14 9 (1.88%) Spring
14 9 (1.88%) Velocity
15 8 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (5.83%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.83%) Fintech
3 24 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.13%) User Experience
6 14 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (2.92%) Public Cloud
7 12 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.29%) Microsoft Licensing
9 10 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.08%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.25%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.04%) Augmented Reality
11 5 (1.04%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.83%) Replication
13 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.63%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 75 (15.63%) Windows
2 55 (11.46%) Linux
3 33 (6.88%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.75%) CentOS
5 11 (2.29%) Unix
6 9 (1.88%) Solaris
7 8 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.25%) Android
8 6 (1.25%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.83%) AIX
10 4 (0.83%) HPUX
10 4 (0.83%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.21%) MVS
12 1 (0.21%) VMS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (17.92%) DevOps
3 70 (14.58%) Microservices
3 70 (14.58%) Project Management
4 68 (14.17%) Problem-Solving
5 59 (12.29%) Mentoring
6 46 (9.58%) CRM
7 41 (8.54%) ITIL
8 39 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (7.92%) Test Automation
10 35 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (7.29%) ERP
10 35 (7.29%) TDD
11 34 (7.08%) Information Security
12 33 (6.88%) Cybersecurity
13 32 (6.67%) API Design
13 32 (6.67%) Software Engineering
14 31 (6.46%) Business Development
15 30 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 80 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 62 (12.92%) SQL
3 59 (12.29%) C#
4 50 (10.42%) Java
5 47 (9.79%) Python
6 26 (5.42%) PowerShell
7 23 (4.79%) Bash Shell
8 21 (4.38%) PHP
9 15 (3.13%) C++
10 11 (2.29%) Ruby
11 10 (2.08%) Perl
12 8 (1.67%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.46%) Go
13 7 (1.46%) Scala
14 6 (1.25%) ES6
15 5 (1.04%) C
16 3 (0.63%) Clojure
16 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.63%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.42%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 64 (13.33%) Degree
2 14 (2.92%) PMI Certification
2 14 (2.92%) PMP
3 11 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.67%) ACCA
4 8 (1.67%) CIMA
5 7 (1.46%) CISSP
6 4 (0.83%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.63%) MCSE
7 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.42%) MBA
8 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.21%) AAT
9 1 (0.21%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.21%) MCP
9 1 (0.21%) MCSA
9 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.88%) QA
2 19 (3.96%) PMO
3 18 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.29%) GDPR
5 8 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (1.67%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.42%) COBIT
6 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.42%) IFRS
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.92%) Docker
3 28 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (4.79%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.63%) Xen
7 2 (0.42%) HDFS
7 2 (0.42%) KVM
7 2 (0.42%) NFS
7 2 (0.42%) SRDF
8 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.21%) vCloud
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (8.54%) Puppet
2 38 (7.92%) Ansible
3 24 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 15 (3.13%) Nagios
5 13 (2.71%) Terraform
6 9 (1.88%) SCOM
7 4 (0.83%) LiteSpeed
7 4 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.83%) Nessus
8 3 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.21%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.21%) Packer
9 1 (0.21%) QRadar
9 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 84 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.79%) Red Hat
3 42 (8.75%) Oracle
4 38 (7.92%) Salesforce.com
5 36 (7.50%) Google
6 30 (6.25%) VMware
7 26 (5.42%) TIBCO
8 21 (4.38%) Axway
8 21 (4.38%) Splunk
9 20 (4.17%) JD Edwards
10 19 (3.96%) SAP
11 17 (3.54%) Cisco
12 14 (2.92%) SolarWinds
13 12 (2.50%) HP
14 11 (2.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 10 (2.08%) Marketo
16 9 (1.88%) Epicor
17 7 (1.46%) IFS
17 7 (1.46%) McAfee
17 7 (1.46%) Sage