Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 116 132
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 +27
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 444 341 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.18% 2.76% 2.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.00% 14.24% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 419 313 333
Central London median annual salary £67,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.67% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £28,800 £33,950 £39,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £105,000 £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 3,699 2,394 2,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 26.49% 19.34% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,328 2,160 1,986
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 £33,750 £33,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -6 290 £70,000 +21.74% 78
West End of London +3 33 £70,000 +97.18% 27
City of Westminster +6 16 £68,750 -19.12%
Kensington and Chelsea -1 6 £80,000 +33.33% 2
Camden +5 2 £43,000 -52.22%
SaaS
London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 140 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (29.50%) Finance
3 101 (22.75%) Amazon AWS
4 91 (20.50%) Degree
5 90 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 90 (20.27%) PaaS
6 77 (17.34%) DevOps
7 75 (16.89%) JavaScript
8 67 (15.09%) HTML
9 63 (14.19%) CSS
10 62 (13.96%) Mentoring
11 61 (13.74%) Project Management
12 59 (13.29%) Microsoft
13 57 (12.84%) C#
13 57 (12.84%) .NET
14 55 (12.39%) Microservices
15 54 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
15 54 (12.16%) Linux
15 54 (12.16%) CRM
16 51 (11.49%) Salesforce.com
16 51 (11.49%) IaaS
17 47 (10.59%) SQL
18 46 (10.36%) Information Security
19 45 (10.14%) Windows
20 44 (9.91%) Python
20 44 (9.91%) ERP
21 43 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
22 41 (9.23%) Business Development
23 39 (8.78%) QA
24 36 (8.11%) Software Engineering

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 17 (3.83%) Mule
2 13 (2.93%) Apache
3 11 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.03%) CMS
4 9 (2.03%) IIS
5 7 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.58%) WordPress
6 6 (1.35%) nginx
6 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.13%) Confluence
7 5 (1.13%) JBoss
8 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.23%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.45%) Maya
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.23%) InVision
4 1 (0.23%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 24 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (4.73%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (4.73%) NetSuite
3 15 (3.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.68%) Lawson
5 3 (0.68%) Workfront
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.45%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.45%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 101 (22.75%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (20.27%) PaaS
3 51 (11.49%) IaaS
4 30 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (4.28%) Boomi
6 16 (3.60%) Office 365
7 13 (2.93%) Force.com
8 10 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (2.25%) Serverless
9 9 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (1.35%) Google Analytics
12 5 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (1.13%) G Suite
13 4 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.90%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.68%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.76%) Firewall
2 22 (4.95%) Intrusion Detection
3 20 (4.50%) DNS
4 12 (2.70%) LAN
4 12 (2.70%) WAN
5 9 (2.03%) DHCP
5 9 (2.03%) Unified Communications
6 8 (1.80%) Internet
7 7 (1.58%) HTTP
7 7 (1.58%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.35%) SAN
9 5 (1.13%) VPN
9 5 (1.13%) Wireless
10 4 (0.90%) AMQP
10 4 (0.90%) IPv6
10 4 (0.90%) VoIP
11 3 (0.68%) BGP
11 3 (0.68%) EIGRP
11 3 (0.68%) IPsec
11 3 (0.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.21%) MySQL
2 24 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.93%) Blockchain
4 12 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (2.48%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.35%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.13%) Power BI
9 4 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.90%) Redis
10 3 (0.68%) Big Data
10 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (6.31%) Jenkins
2 24 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.83%) TeamCity
4 12 (2.70%) Subversion
5 11 (2.48%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.25%) JIRA
6 10 (2.25%) Selenium
7 8 (1.80%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.58%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.13%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.13%) CircleCI
9 5 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.90%) Codeship
10 4 (0.90%) RSpec
11 3 (0.68%) GitLab
11 3 (0.68%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.68%) Sublime Text
11 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio Code
11 3 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 131 (29.50%) Finance
2 32 (7.21%) Law
3 19 (4.28%) Legal
4 16 (3.60%) Marketing
4 16 (3.60%) Retail
5 14 (3.15%) Banking
6 8 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.58%) Publishing
8 6 (1.35%) Advertising
8 6 (1.35%) Billing
8 6 (1.35%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.13%) Games
10 4 (0.90%) Back Office
11 3 (0.68%) Front Office
12 2 (0.45%) Automotive
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
13 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (19.37%) Developer
2 70 (15.77%) Consultant
3 47 (10.59%) Architect
4 34 (7.66%) Analyst
5 29 (6.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 26 (5.86%) Graduate
7 22 (4.95%) Product Manager
8 21 (4.73%) Cloud Architect
9 20 (4.50%) Implementation Consultant
10 19 (4.28%) Project Manager
10 19 (4.28%) Technical Consultant
11 17 (3.83%) Senior Developer
11 17 (3.83%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.60%) C# Developer
12 16 (3.60%) Integration Architect
13 15 (3.38%) PHP Developer
14 14 (3.15%) Junior
14 14 (3.15%) SaaS Consultant
14 14 (3.15%) Senior Architect
14 14 (3.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (15.09%) HTML
2 63 (14.19%) CSS
3 57 (12.84%) .NET
4 27 (6.08%) JSON
5 26 (5.86%) AngularJS
6 20 (4.50%) Node.js
6 20 (4.50%) REST
7 19 (4.28%) SOAP
8 18 (4.05%) RESTful
9 17 (3.83%) React
10 16 (3.60%) ASP.NET
10 16 (3.60%) HTML5
10 16 (3.60%) Web Services
11 15 (3.38%) LAMP
12 13 (2.93%) CSS3
13 12 (2.70%) XML
14 11 (2.48%) jQuery
14 11 (2.48%) Symfony
15 9 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (1.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.98%) Fintech
2 26 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.18%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.50%) User Experience
6 15 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.70%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.80%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.58%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Licensing
13 5 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.68%) Contactless
14 3 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.68%) PKI
15 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
15 2 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.16%) Linux
2 45 (10.14%) Windows
3 14 (3.15%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.25%) CentOS
5 9 (2.03%) Unix
6 7 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.58%) Solaris
7 6 (1.35%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.90%) AIX
8 4 (0.90%) HPUX
9 2 (0.45%) Android
9 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.45%) VyOS
10 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) MVS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.34%) DevOps
3 62 (13.96%) Mentoring
4 61 (13.74%) Project Management
5 55 (12.39%) Microservices
6 54 (12.16%) CRM
6 54 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
7 46 (10.36%) Information Security
8 44 (9.91%) ERP
9 43 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (9.23%) Business Development
11 36 (8.11%) Software Engineering
12 34 (7.66%) Test Automation
13 33 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (7.43%) TDD
14 32 (7.21%) Cybersecurity
15 31 (6.98%) ITIL
15 31 (6.98%) Presales
16 29 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (6.31%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 75 (16.89%) JavaScript
2 57 (12.84%) C#
3 47 (10.59%) SQL
4 44 (9.91%) Python
5 34 (7.66%) Java
6 23 (5.18%) Bash Shell
7 21 (4.73%) PHP
7 21 (4.73%) PowerShell
8 12 (2.70%) C++
9 11 (2.48%) Ruby
10 8 (1.80%) Perl
10 8 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.35%) Apex Code
11 6 (1.35%) Go
11 6 (1.35%) Scala
11 6 (1.35%) SOQL
12 5 (1.13%) C
12 5 (1.13%) ES6
13 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 91 (20.50%) Degree
2 21 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.38%) PMI Certification
3 15 (3.38%) PMP
4 13 (2.93%) CISSP
5 7 (1.58%) ACCA
5 7 (1.58%) CIMA
6 6 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.90%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.45%) MBA
10 2 (0.45%) MCSE
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.23%) AAT
11 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.23%) MCITP
11 1 (0.23%) MCSA
11 1 (0.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.78%) QA
2 25 (5.63%) PMO
3 16 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) COBIT
4 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (7.88%) Docker
2 26 (5.86%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.68%) XenApp
6 2 (0.45%) XenServer
7 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.23%) vCloud
7 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (5.86%) Puppet
2 25 (5.63%) Ansible
2 25 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (4.73%) Kubernetes
4 13 (2.93%) Terraform
5 7 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (1.58%) Nessus
6 6 (1.35%) Nagios
7 4 (0.90%) LiteSpeed
8 3 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.68%) SCOM
9 2 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.45%) Grafana
9 2 (0.45%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.45%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.23%) Packer
10 1 (0.23%) QRadar
10 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 59 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 51 (11.49%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (7.43%) Oracle
3 33 (7.43%) Red Hat
4 31 (6.98%) Google
5 22 (4.95%) TIBCO
6 21 (4.73%) JD Edwards
7 19 (4.28%) Apigee
8 18 (4.05%) SAP
8 18 (4.05%) VMware
9 17 (3.83%) Axway
10 16 (3.60%) Splunk
11 11 (2.48%) Cisco
12 10 (2.25%) McAfee
13 9 (2.03%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.35%) Citrix
14 6 (1.35%) HP
14 6 (1.35%) MuleSoft
14 6 (1.35%) Sage
15 5 (1.13%) Informatica