Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 47 51 87
Rank change year-on-year +4 +36 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 396 267 396
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 5.58% 5.40% 3.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.09% 11.78% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 360 235 355
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £109,500 £93,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £66,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% +1.54%

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 3,275 2,267 4,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 46.17% 45.81% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,948 2,009 3,874
10th Percentile £39,600 £43,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £81,688
90th Percentile £106,250 £97,500 £93,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% 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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 310 £77,500 +6.90% 109
Camden -6 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Southwark - 6 £67,500 - 1
West End of London +2 4 £48,000 +37.14%
Lambeth - 3 - -
City of Westminster -7 2 £50,000 +42.86%
SaaS
London

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 155 (39.14%) Azure
2 118 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (28.54%) AWS
4 103 (26.01%) SQL
5 89 (22.47%) Social Skills
6 88 (22.22%) Terraform
7 87 (21.97%) DevOps
7 87 (21.97%) Kubernetes
8 79 (19.95%) PowerShell
9 78 (19.70%) PaaS
9 78 (19.70%) Finance
10 74 (18.69%) Fintech
11 70 (17.68%) Docker
12 68 (17.17%) Degree
13 62 (15.66%) IaaS
13 62 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
14 59 (14.90%) Microsoft
15 57 (14.39%) JavaScript
15 57 (14.39%) .NET
16 56 (14.14%) User Experience
17 53 (13.38%) Active Directory
18 52 (13.13%) Windows
19 51 (12.88%) Migration
19 51 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
20 45 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
21 44 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
21 44 (11.11%) Java
22 43 (10.86%) C#
22 43 (10.86%) Bash
23 41 (10.35%) Computer Science

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 10 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.01%) nginx
3 3 (0.76%) Appian
3 3 (0.76%) Confluence
4 2 (0.51%) CMS
4 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.25%) IIS
5 1 (0.25%) TPMS
Applications
1 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.26%) Sketch
3 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Findur
1 2 (0.51%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 155 (39.14%) Azure
2 113 (28.54%) AWS
3 78 (19.70%) PaaS
4 62 (15.66%) IaaS
5 34 (8.59%) Microsoft 365
6 31 (7.83%) Serverless
7 18 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (4.55%) Power Platform
8 16 (4.04%) GCP
9 13 (3.28%) Azure Functions
10 10 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (2.27%) Azure Monitor
11 9 (2.27%) GitHub
12 8 (2.02%) Slack
13 7 (1.77%) Figma
14 6 (1.52%) Azure Sentinel
14 6 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (1.01%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 4 (1.01%) Basecamp
15 4 (1.01%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.08%) DNS
2 29 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 28 (7.07%) BGP
3 28 (7.07%) DHCP
4 15 (3.79%) Firewall
5 9 (2.27%) WAN
6 7 (1.77%) LAN
6 7 (1.77%) Unified Communications
7 6 (1.52%) HTTP
7 6 (1.52%) Network Security
7 6 (1.52%) VPN
7 6 (1.52%) Wireless
8 5 (1.26%) SMS
8 5 (1.26%) SSH
9 4 (1.01%) PBX
10 2 (0.51%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.51%) Intranet
10 2 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.51%) OSPF
10 2 (0.51%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.08%) NoSQL
2 30 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.05%) MongoDB
4 19 (4.80%) Big Data
5 18 (4.55%) Power BI
6 12 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.27%) Tableau
9 8 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.77%) Data Lake
10 7 (1.77%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (1.52%) MarkLogic
12 3 (0.76%) ArangoDB
12 3 (0.76%) Looker
13 2 (0.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.25%) BigQuery
14 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.25%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 32 (8.08%) TeamCity
2 22 (5.56%) JIRA
3 18 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.29%) Selenium
5 15 (3.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (3.79%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.02%) GitLab
7 8 (2.02%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.77%) Android Studio
8 7 (1.77%) Charles Proxy
8 7 (1.77%) SpecFlow
8 7 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.77%) Xcode
9 6 (1.52%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.52%) Cypress.io
9 6 (1.52%) Gradle
9 6 (1.52%) JMeter
9 6 (1.52%) Maven
10 4 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 89 (22.47%) Social Skills
2 78 (19.70%) Finance
3 51 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.30%) Banking
5 20 (5.05%) Marketing
6 18 (4.55%) Retail
7 15 (3.79%) Advertising
8 10 (2.53%) Documentation Skills
9 9 (2.27%) Law
9 9 (2.27%) Legal
10 7 (1.77%) Public Sector
11 6 (1.52%) Private Banking
12 5 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.26%) Presentation Skills
13 4 (1.01%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (1.01%) Organisational Skills
14 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.51%) Front Office
15 2 (0.51%) International Banking
15 2 (0.51%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (16.92%) Developer
2 48 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (11.87%) Analyst
4 43 (10.86%) Architect
5 35 (8.84%) .NET Developer
6 21 (5.30%) IT Engineer
6 21 (5.30%) Senior DevOps
7 20 (5.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 18 (4.55%) Product Manager
8 18 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 15 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (3.54%) C# Developer
10 14 (3.54%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (3.28%) Cloud Architect
11 13 (3.28%) Senior IT Engineer
12 12 (3.03%) Azure Engineer
12 12 (3.03%) Consultant
12 12 (3.03%) E-Commerce Engineer
12 12 (3.03%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (14.39%) .NET
2 37 (9.34%) React
3 30 (7.58%) AngularJS
4 28 (7.07%) HTML
5 24 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 23 (5.81%) CSS
7 22 (5.56%) .NET Core
8 21 (5.30%) HTML5
9 19 (4.80%) NgRx
9 19 (4.80%) REST
10 18 (4.55%) Node.js
11 17 (4.29%) JSON
11 17 (4.29%) Kafka
12 16 (4.04%) RESTful
13 13 (3.28%) Angular 2
13 13 (3.28%) XML
14 12 (3.03%) ARM Templates
15 9 (2.27%) Web Services
16 8 (2.02%) Vue.js
17 7 (1.77%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.14%) User Experience
2 34 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (7.32%) Cloud Native
4 17 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.54%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.53%) Private Cloud
7 8 (2.02%) Analytical Mindset
7 8 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.77%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.52%) CMDB
10 5 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.26%) Social Media
11 4 (1.01%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.76%) Grid Computing
12 3 (0.76%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.76%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 52 (13.13%) Windows
2 34 (8.59%) Windows Server
3 29 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (7.32%) Windows Server 2016
4 27 (6.82%) Windows 10
5 26 (6.57%) Mac OS X
6 22 (5.56%) Linux
7 11 (2.78%) Android
8 5 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.26%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.76%) Unix
10 2 (0.51%) CentOS
10 2 (0.51%) Solaris
10 2 (0.51%) SUSE
10 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (21.97%) DevOps
3 74 (18.69%) Fintech
4 62 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (12.88%) Migration
6 45 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
7 44 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
8 41 (10.35%) Computer Science
9 39 (9.85%) Analytics
10 37 (9.34%) B2B
11 36 (9.09%) Scrum
12 32 (8.08%) Software Engineering
13 31 (7.83%) Test Automation
14 27 (6.82%) Microservices
14 27 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (6.82%) TDD
15 26 (6.57%) API Integration
15 26 (6.57%) Data Loss Prevention
15 26 (6.57%) Full Stack Development
15 26 (6.57%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 103 (26.01%) SQL
2 79 (19.95%) PowerShell
3 57 (14.39%) JavaScript
4 44 (11.11%) Java
5 43 (10.86%) Bash
5 43 (10.86%) C#
6 39 (9.85%) Python
7 35 (8.84%) TypeScript
8 12 (3.03%) Go
9 11 (2.78%) C
9 11 (2.78%) Ruby
10 6 (1.52%) Perl
10 6 (1.52%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.26%) ES6
12 4 (1.01%) R
13 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.76%) Scala
13 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 68 (17.17%) Degree
2 32 (8.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.54%) CISSP
4 13 (3.28%) GIAC
4 13 (3.28%) SANS
5 4 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.01%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.51%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.51%) CSPO
8 1 (0.25%) CCIE
8 1 (0.25%) CCNA
8 1 (0.25%) CCNP
8 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.25%) MCSA
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.08%) QA
2 8 (2.02%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.01%) GDPR
3 4 (1.01%) NIST
3 4 (1.01%) SLA
4 3 (0.76%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (17.68%) Docker
2 53 (13.38%) Active Directory
3 32 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.28%) Firmware
6 7 (1.77%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.51%) LXC
9 1 (0.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 88 (22.22%) Terraform
2 87 (21.97%) Kubernetes
3 29 (7.32%) Ansible
4 10 (2.53%) SCCM
5 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (2.27%) Puppet
6 7 (1.77%) Grafana
6 7 (1.77%) Prometheus
7 6 (1.52%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (1.52%) SCOM
8 5 (1.26%) SCSM
9 4 (1.01%) CASB
9 4 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.76%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.51%) Control-M
11 2 (0.51%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.51%) VxRail
12 1 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
12 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 59 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.84%) VMware
3 32 (8.08%) ServiceNow
4 28 (7.07%) Okta
5 26 (6.57%) LogicMonitor
6 17 (4.29%) Oracle
7 15 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.02%) Google
9 6 (1.52%) Mitel
10 4 (1.01%) F5
10 4 (1.01%) Workday
11 3 (0.76%) Adobe
11 3 (0.76%) Cisco
11 3 (0.76%) Databricks
11 3 (0.76%) Facebook
11 3 (0.76%) HubSpot
11 3 (0.76%) OutSystems
11 3 (0.76%) Riverbed
11 3 (0.76%) Splunk
12 2 (0.51%) SAP