Period
to

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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
London > Central London
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 81 66 45
Rank change year-on-year -15 -21 +43
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 312 302 339
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 3.62% 4.59% 5.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.20% 9.77% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 293 280 313
10th Percentile £50,250 £39,875 £45,000
25th Percentile £57,822 £53,750 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +11.11%
75th Percentile £95,000 £96,313 £92,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £103,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%

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 3,805 3,092 2,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 44.11% 46.97% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,101 2,833 2,183
10th Percentile £41,750 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,161 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £101,250 £96,250
London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Central London

SaaS
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in Central London.

Salary trend for SaaS in Central London

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in Central London over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London -19 282 £77,500 +3.33% 100
West End of London +6 6 £62,500 +10.12%
Southwark - 5 £80,000 -
Camden -22 4 £55,000 +46.67%
City of Westminster -1 1 £50,000 -11.90%
Kensington and Chelsea -2 1 £56,500 -5.83%
SaaS
London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 118 (37.82%) Azure
2 113 (36.22%) Agile
3 85 (27.24%) DevOps
4 84 (26.92%) AWS
5 83 (26.60%) Microsoft
6 82 (26.28%) PaaS
7 77 (24.68%) Finance
8 68 (21.79%) Social Skills
9 52 (16.67%) Java
10 50 (16.03%) Windows
11 47 (15.06%) Microsoft 365
12 45 (14.42%) SQL
13 44 (14.10%) Analytics
13 44 (14.10%) Fintech
14 43 (13.78%) Mentoring
15 42 (13.46%) Project Management
16 39 (12.50%) React
17 38 (12.18%) JavaScript
18 37 (11.86%) Software Engineering
18 37 (11.86%) IaaS
19 36 (11.54%) .NET
19 36 (11.54%) Python
19 36 (11.54%) Active Directory
20 35 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
21 34 (10.90%) CI/CD
21 34 (10.90%) REST
21 34 (10.90%) QA
22 33 (10.58%) Scrum
23 32 (10.26%) Docker
23 32 (10.26%) Terraform

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 12 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 12 (3.85%) CMS
1 12 (3.85%) Drupal
1 12 (3.85%) Headless CMS
2 8 (2.56%) Apache
3 7 (2.24%) Confluence
4 6 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.28%) Apache TomEE
5 4 (1.28%) JBoss
5 4 (1.28%) TPMS
5 4 (1.28%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.96%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.32%) Luigi
8 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.32%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
1 2 (0.64%) Shopify
2 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 118 (37.82%) Azure
2 84 (26.92%) AWS
3 82 (26.28%) PaaS
4 47 (15.06%) Microsoft 365
5 37 (11.86%) IaaS
6 28 (8.97%) Azure Active Directory
7 24 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
8 23 (7.37%) Serverless
9 22 (7.05%) Azure Sentinel
9 22 (7.05%) Power Platform
10 21 (6.73%) Azure Monitor
11 17 (5.45%) GitHub
12 16 (5.13%) GCP
13 13 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
14 11 (3.53%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 10 (3.21%) Azure Storage
16 9 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
16 9 (2.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 9 (2.88%) Snowflake
17 8 (2.56%) Matillion
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.94%) WAN
2 23 (7.37%) Wireless
3 22 (7.05%) LAN
4 14 (4.49%) DNS
5 11 (3.53%) DHCP
6 8 (2.56%) Firewall
6 8 (2.56%) SAN
7 6 (1.92%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.60%) HTTP
8 5 (1.60%) NAS
9 3 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.96%) PBX
10 2 (0.64%) AMQP
10 2 (0.64%) BGP
10 2 (0.64%) Internet
10 2 (0.64%) SMTP
10 2 (0.64%) SSH
10 2 (0.64%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.64%) VoIP
11 1 (0.32%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.45%) Power BI
2 15 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 13 (4.17%) Tableau
4 12 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.53%) SQL Server
6 10 (3.21%) Data Lake
7 8 (2.56%) Delta Lake
7 8 (2.56%) OLAP
7 8 (2.56%) OLTP
7 8 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.92%) Big Data
8 6 (1.92%) Mixpanel
8 6 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.60%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (8.01%) JIRA
2 14 (4.49%) Jenkins
2 14 (4.49%) Selenium
3 13 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 11 (3.53%) GitLab
6 10 (3.21%) Postman
7 8 (2.56%) Bitbucket
7 8 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (2.56%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.92%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.60%) Cypress.io
10 4 (1.28%) Ant
10 4 (1.28%) Flyway
10 4 (1.28%) Gradle
10 4 (1.28%) JMeter
10 4 (1.28%) JUnit
10 4 (1.28%) Maven
10 4 (1.28%) SonarQube
11 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (24.68%) Finance
2 68 (21.79%) Social Skills
3 30 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (7.05%) Marketing
5 20 (6.41%) Advertising
6 17 (5.45%) Retail
7 10 (3.21%) Documentation Skills
8 9 (2.88%) Law
8 9 (2.88%) Legal
9 8 (2.56%) Banking
10 6 (1.92%) Public Sector
11 5 (1.60%) Fire and Rescue
11 5 (1.60%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (1.28%) Manufacturing
12 4 (1.28%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.96%) Social Science
14 2 (0.64%) Back Office
14 2 (0.64%) Influencing Skills
14 2 (0.64%) Tech for Good
14 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (14.42%) Analyst
2 38 (12.18%) Architect
3 32 (10.26%) Developer
4 25 (8.01%) Product Manager
5 21 (6.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 21 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 15 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (4.49%) Consultant
10 13 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
11 12 (3.85%) Principal Architect
11 12 (3.85%) Principal Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.53%) Product Owner
12 11 (3.53%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.21%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
13 10 (3.21%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (2.88%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.50%) React
2 36 (11.54%) .NET
3 34 (10.90%) REST
4 27 (8.65%) AngularJS
5 25 (8.01%) HTML
6 24 (7.69%) Node.js
7 16 (5.13%) HTML5
8 15 (4.81%) XML
9 11 (3.53%) CSS
10 9 (2.88%) JSON
10 9 (2.88%) RESTful
11 7 (2.24%) .NET Core
12 6 (1.92%) Lambda Expressions
12 6 (1.92%) LDAP
13 5 (1.60%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.60%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.60%) Grails
13 5 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (1.60%) WebdriverIO
14 4 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.62%) User Experience
2 25 (8.01%) Public Cloud
3 13 (4.17%) Reinsurance
4 12 (3.85%) Cloud Native
5 11 (3.53%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.56%) PMI
7 8 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.92%) Marketing Technology
9 5 (1.60%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.60%) IoT
10 4 (1.28%) Hackathon
10 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.28%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.28%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.96%) Cyberattack
11 3 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.03%) Windows
2 24 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (7.37%) Windows Server 2016
4 18 (5.77%) Linux
5 8 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.92%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.28%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.96%) Android
9 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.64%) Unix
10 1 (0.32%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.32%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (36.22%) Agile
2 85 (27.24%) DevOps
3 44 (14.10%) Analytics
3 44 (14.10%) Fintech
4 43 (13.78%) Mentoring
5 42 (13.46%) Project Management
6 37 (11.86%) Software Engineering
7 35 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (10.90%) CI/CD
9 33 (10.58%) Scrum
10 31 (9.94%) Microservices
11 30 (9.62%) Infrastructure as Code
11 30 (9.62%) ITIL
12 26 (8.33%) Information Security
13 24 (7.69%) Business Strategy
13 24 (7.69%) Computer Science
14 23 (7.37%) Change Management
15 22 (7.05%) Data Analytics
15 22 (7.05%) Full Stack Development
15 22 (7.05%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.67%) Java
2 45 (14.42%) SQL
3 38 (12.18%) JavaScript
4 36 (11.54%) Python
5 31 (9.94%) C#
6 23 (7.37%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 12 (3.85%) Scala
9 11 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.88%) Bash
11 7 (2.24%) C
11 7 (2.24%) Go
12 5 (1.60%) Groovy
12 5 (1.60%) Ruby
13 3 (0.96%) Bicep
13 3 (0.96%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.64%) PHP
14 2 (0.64%) R
15 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (8.33%) Degree
2 10 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.60%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.96%) CISA
6 3 (0.96%) CISM
6 3 (0.96%) CISSP
6 3 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.32%) CCA
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.32%) GIAC
8 1 (0.32%) MCSE
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.32%) SANS
8 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.90%) QA
2 8 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.24%) Accessibility
4 6 (1.92%) NIST
5 4 (1.28%) GDPR
5 4 (1.28%) ISAE 3402
5 4 (1.28%) WCAG
6 3 (0.96%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.96%) GRC
7 2 (0.64%) PMO
7 2 (0.64%) SLA
8 1 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.26%) Docker
3 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.64%) zsh
6 1 (0.32%) Postfix
6 1 (0.32%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (10.26%) Terraform
2 27 (8.65%) Kubernetes
2 27 (8.65%) SCCM
3 21 (6.73%) SCOM
3 21 (6.73%) SCSM
4 9 (2.88%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (2.24%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (1.92%) Ansible
6 6 (1.92%) CASB
6 6 (1.92%) Grafana
6 6 (1.92%) Jamf Pro
6 6 (1.92%) Prometheus
7 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.60%) Puppet
8 2 (0.64%) Argo
8 2 (0.64%) Salt
9 1 (0.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.32%) PaperCut
9 1 (0.32%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 83 (26.60%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.77%) Google
3 13 (4.17%) Adobe
4 12 (3.85%) Oracle
4 12 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.56%) Informatica
6 7 (2.24%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.60%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.60%) Cisco
7 5 (1.60%) VMware
8 4 (1.28%) Mitel
8 4 (1.28%) New Relic
9 3 (0.96%) Apple
9 3 (0.96%) Citrix
10 2 (0.64%) Casewise
10 2 (0.64%) Dell
10 2 (0.64%) IBM
10 2 (0.64%) Intel
10 2 (0.64%) SAP
10 2 (0.64%) Splunk