Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 66 43 89
Rank change year-on-year -23 +46 +15
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 298 244 438
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 4.41% 5.94% 3.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.55% 13.30% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 271 226 408
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,125
25th Percentile £53,813 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.90% +7.41% -
75th Percentile £97,500 £92,188 £83,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £93,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

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 3,119 1,834 4,982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 46.18% 44.67% 39.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,847 1,611 4,572
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £54,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -
75th Percentile £90,250 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £93,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +1.36%

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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 2021. 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 -27 234 £80,000 +10.34% 113
Camden - 6 £33,750 - 2
West End of London -17 2 £56,757 +62.16% 2
City of Westminster -23 2 £56,757 +11.57% 2
SaaS
London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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.

1 134 (44.97%) Azure
2 126 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (34.56%) AWS
4 92 (30.87%) SQL
5 78 (26.17%) Social Skills
6 74 (24.83%) Finance
7 70 (23.49%) JavaScript
7 70 (23.49%) PaaS
7 70 (23.49%) DevOps
8 64 (21.48%) IaaS
8 64 (21.48%) Kubernetes
9 61 (20.47%) C#
9 61 (20.47%) .NET
10 57 (19.13%) Docker
11 53 (17.79%) HTML
12 52 (17.45%) Java
13 51 (17.11%) SQL Server
13 51 (17.11%) Python
13 51 (17.11%) Microsoft
14 50 (16.78%) Terraform
15 44 (14.77%) Analytics
15 44 (14.77%) PowerShell
16 43 (14.43%) Degree
17 41 (13.76%) CSS
17 41 (13.76%) Fintech
18 40 (13.42%) React
19 39 (13.09%) TDD
19 39 (13.09%) Microservices
20 38 (12.75%) Software Engineering
21 36 (12.08%) Migration

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 11 (3.69%) IIS
1 11 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.01%) CMS
4 2 (0.67%) nginx
4 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.34%) Appian
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.34%) Figma
1 4 (1.34%) Sketch
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Findur
2 1 (0.34%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) Relativity
2 1 (0.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 134 (44.97%) Azure
2 103 (34.56%) AWS
3 70 (23.49%) PaaS
4 64 (21.48%) IaaS
5 27 (9.06%) Serverless
6 22 (7.38%) Microsoft 365
7 20 (6.71%) GCP
8 12 (4.03%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (3.36%) Power Platform
10 9 (3.02%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (3.02%) GitHub
11 8 (2.68%) Azure Key Vault
11 8 (2.68%) Slack
12 7 (2.35%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 6 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (1.68%) Azure Functions
14 5 (1.68%) npm
14 5 (1.68%) OpenShift
15 4 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.70%) DNS
2 13 (4.36%) Firewall
3 12 (4.03%) DHCP
3 12 (4.03%) Network Security
3 12 (4.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.02%) BGP
5 8 (2.68%) HTTP
6 5 (1.68%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.34%) PBX
7 4 (1.34%) SMS
7 4 (1.34%) VPN
8 3 (1.01%) AMQP
8 3 (1.01%) SAN
9 2 (0.67%) Intranet
9 2 (0.67%) SD-WAN
9 2 (0.67%) SMTP
9 2 (0.67%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (0.67%) VoIP
9 2 (0.67%) WAN
10 1 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 25 (8.39%) Big Data
4 16 (5.37%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.69%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (3.36%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.02%) Power BI
9 8 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.35%) Data Lake
11 6 (2.01%) MarkLogic
11 6 (2.01%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.34%) Tableau
13 3 (1.01%) Amazon Aurora
13 3 (1.01%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.01%) Looker
13 3 (1.01%) MySQL
13 3 (1.01%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.67%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (6.71%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.70%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (5.37%) Cucumber
3 16 (5.37%) Selenium
4 12 (4.03%) JIRA
4 12 (4.03%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.35%) GitLab
6 6 (2.01%) Bitbucket
6 6 (2.01%) Gradle
6 6 (2.01%) Maven
6 6 (2.01%) Moq
6 6 (2.01%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.68%) gulp
7 5 (1.68%) JMeter
7 5 (1.68%) jspm
7 5 (1.68%) JUnit
7 5 (1.68%) NUnit
7 5 (1.68%) REST Assured
8 4 (1.34%) SpecFlow
General
1 78 (26.17%) Social Skills
2 74 (24.83%) Finance
3 22 (7.38%) Banking
4 21 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.04%) Marketing
6 15 (5.03%) Advertising
7 8 (2.68%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.68%) Presentation Skills
8 7 (2.35%) Retail
9 6 (2.01%) Private Banking
9 6 (2.01%) Public Sector
10 5 (1.68%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (1.34%) Front Office
11 4 (1.34%) Legal
12 2 (0.67%) International Banking
12 2 (0.67%) Law
12 2 (0.67%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.34%) French Language
13 1 (0.34%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (20.13%) Developer
2 40 (13.42%) Architect
3 31 (10.40%) .NET Developer
3 31 (10.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (8.39%) C# Developer
5 24 (8.05%) Analyst
6 18 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (5.37%) IT Engineer
8 15 (5.03%) Lead DevOps
8 15 (5.03%) Senior Developer
9 14 (4.70%) Azure Architect
9 14 (4.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (4.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 12 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (3.69%) Azure Engineer
11 11 (3.69%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (3.69%) Senior DevOps
12 10 (3.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 9 (3.02%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.47%) .NET
2 53 (17.79%) HTML
3 41 (13.76%) CSS
4 40 (13.42%) React
5 32 (10.74%) .NET Core
6 31 (10.40%) AngularJS
7 29 (9.73%) HTML5
8 28 (9.40%) REST
9 27 (9.06%) Web Services
10 23 (7.72%) .NET Framework
10 23 (7.72%) Kafka
11 19 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (6.38%) Node.js
12 14 (4.70%) ASP.NET
12 14 (4.70%) JSON
13 13 (4.36%) Entity Framework
13 13 (4.36%) jQuery
14 12 (4.03%) Ajax
15 11 (3.69%) NgRx
16 9 (3.02%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.40%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (9.06%) User Experience
3 16 (5.37%) Cloud Native
4 15 (5.03%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.70%) Private Cloud
5 14 (4.70%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.69%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.35%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.01%) CMDB
9 5 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.68%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.68%) Tandem
10 4 (1.34%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.34%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.34%) Legacy Systems
10 4 (1.34%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.01%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.07%) Windows
2 18 (6.04%) Linux
3 14 (4.70%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.36%) Windows 10
5 10 (3.36%) Mac OS X
5 10 (3.36%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.01%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.67%) CentOS
8 2 (0.67%) Solaris
8 2 (0.67%) SUSE
8 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.67%) Unix
9 1 (0.34%) Android
9 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (23.49%) DevOps
3 44 (14.77%) Analytics
4 41 (13.76%) Fintech
5 39 (13.09%) Microservices
5 39 (13.09%) TDD
6 38 (12.75%) Software Engineering
7 36 (12.08%) Migration
8 32 (10.74%) Test Automation
9 31 (10.40%) Computer Science
9 31 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (10.07%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (9.40%) Full Stack Development
13 24 (8.05%) Infrastructure as Code
13 24 (8.05%) Mentoring
13 24 (8.05%) SOLID
14 23 (7.72%) Cybersecurity
14 23 (7.72%) Scrum
15 22 (7.38%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 92 (30.87%) SQL
2 70 (23.49%) JavaScript
3 61 (20.47%) C#
4 52 (17.45%) Java
5 51 (17.11%) Python
6 44 (14.77%) PowerShell
7 29 (9.73%) TypeScript
8 19 (6.38%) Bash Shell
9 15 (5.03%) Go
10 9 (3.02%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.01%) Ruby
12 5 (1.68%) Scala
13 4 (1.34%) Perl
13 4 (1.34%) R
14 3 (1.01%) C
15 2 (0.67%) C++
15 2 (0.67%) ES6
15 2 (0.67%) Java 8
15 2 (0.67%) PHP
16 1 (0.34%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 43 (14.43%) Degree
2 19 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.02%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.35%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.68%) MCDBA
5 5 (1.68%) MCSA
5 5 (1.68%) MCSD
5 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.34%) CISSP
6 4 (1.34%) GIAC
6 4 (1.34%) ISEB
6 4 (1.34%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.34%) SANS
7 2 (0.67%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.34%) CCNA
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.34%) MCP
8 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.38%) QA
2 12 (4.03%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.68%) SLA
4 3 (1.01%) Accessibility
4 3 (1.01%) GDPR
5 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.34%) NIST
System Software
1 57 (19.13%) Docker
2 34 (11.41%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.69%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (1.68%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.34%) Firmware
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (21.48%) Kubernetes
2 50 (16.78%) Terraform
3 23 (7.72%) Ansible
4 9 (3.02%) Puppet
5 6 (2.01%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (2.01%) SCCM
6 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.34%) CASB
7 4 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.34%) SCOM
8 3 (1.01%) Grafana
8 3 (1.01%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.67%) Consul
9 2 (0.67%) Control-M
9 2 (0.67%) Salt
9 2 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.34%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.34%) Packer
10 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.39%) Oracle
3 16 (5.37%) ServiceNow
4 13 (4.36%) VMware
5 11 (3.69%) Google
6 10 (3.36%) Okta
7 9 (3.02%) LogicMonitor
8 8 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.35%) Palo Alto
10 5 (1.68%) Cisco
10 5 (1.68%) IBM
11 4 (1.34%) Mitel
12 3 (1.01%) Brocade
12 3 (1.01%) Charles River
12 3 (1.01%) CommVault
12 3 (1.01%) Dell
12 3 (1.01%) EMC
12 3 (1.01%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.01%) SAP
12 3 (1.01%) Veritas