Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
London > Central London
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 119 142
Rank change year-on-year +23 +23 -13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 427 382 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.32% 2.67% 2.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.32% 11.89% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 411 350 250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £110,000 £90,250
London median annual salary £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00% -

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 3,466 3,214 1,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 26.93% 22.48% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,160 2,878 1,694
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 £34,700 £35,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 +18 279 £65,000 -3.70% 95
City of Westminster -2 15 £77,500 +3.33% 1
West End of London +6 11 £70,000 +27.27%
Kensington and Chelsea - 7 £80,000 -
Camden +8 3 £50,000 -16.67%
Southwark +47 2 £32,500 -40.91%
SaaS
London

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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.

1 124 (29.04%) Finance
2 115 (26.93%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (23.42%) Microsoft
4 97 (22.72%) Windows
5 89 (20.84%) Amazon AWS
6 88 (20.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 85 (19.91%) DevOps
8 72 (16.86%) PaaS
9 71 (16.63%) JavaScript
10 69 (16.16%) Microservices
11 63 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
11 63 (14.75%) SQL
12 55 (12.88%) Active Directory
13 54 (12.65%) HTML
14 52 (12.18%) Project Management
15 48 (11.24%) Degree
16 47 (11.01%) Red Hat
17 45 (10.54%) Java
17 45 (10.54%) Mentoring
18 44 (10.30%) CSS
19 43 (10.07%) SQL Server
19 43 (10.07%) Linux
19 43 (10.07%) Python
20 41 (9.60%) ITIL
20 41 (9.60%) Oracle
21 38 (8.90%) C#
22 37 (8.67%) Test Automation
22 37 (8.67%) Windows Server
23 36 (8.43%) Docker
23 36 (8.43%) Jenkins

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 19 (4.45%) Mule
2 16 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.28%) Apache
4 10 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.87%) IIS
6 6 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.17%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.17%) CMS
8 4 (0.94%) Jetty
8 4 (0.94%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.70%) Confluence
9 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.70%) JBoss
9 3 (0.70%) nginx
9 3 (0.70%) WordPress
10 2 (0.47%) SugarCRM
10 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (7.49%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.11%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.47%) Maya
5 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) InVision
Business Applications
1 21 (4.92%) Dynamics AX
1 21 (4.92%) NetSuite
2 20 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (3.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (1.87%) Lawson
5 2 (0.47%) Magento
5 2 (0.47%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.47%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.47%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 89 (20.84%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (20.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (16.86%) PaaS
4 33 (7.73%) IaaS
5 29 (6.79%) Office 365
6 25 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (4.92%) Apigee
8 20 (4.68%) Boomi
9 14 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (3.04%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (2.34%) CloudFront
12 8 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (1.87%) MailChimp
12 8 (1.87%) Silverpop
13 7 (1.64%) Route 53
14 6 (1.41%) GitHub
15 5 (1.17%) Amazon S3
15 5 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (1.17%) Serverless
16 4 (0.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.79%) DNS
2 21 (4.92%) HTTP
3 15 (3.51%) Firewall
3 15 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.51%) Unified Communications
4 10 (2.34%) Internet
4 10 (2.34%) LAN
4 10 (2.34%) SAN
4 10 (2.34%) SSL
4 10 (2.34%) VLAN
4 10 (2.34%) WAN
5 8 (1.87%) DHCP
5 8 (1.87%) SMS
6 5 (1.17%) AMQP
7 4 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.94%) Skype
8 3 (0.70%) FTP
9 2 (0.47%) NAS
9 2 (0.47%) VoIP
9 2 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.92%) MySQL
3 15 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 15 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (1.87%) CouchDB
7 8 (1.87%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.17%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.17%) Redis
10 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.94%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.70%) Big Data
12 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (8.43%) Jenkins
2 21 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.58%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.11%) JIRA
5 8 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.17%) Maven
7 5 (1.17%) webpack
8 4 (0.94%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.94%) GitLab
9 3 (0.70%) PEAR
9 3 (0.70%) Selenium
9 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.47%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.23%) CMake
11 1 (0.23%) git-flow
11 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.23%) Zephyr
General
1 124 (29.04%) Finance
2 30 (7.03%) Law
3 18 (4.22%) Marketing
4 10 (2.34%) Legal
4 10 (2.34%) Retail
5 7 (1.64%) Banking
6 6 (1.41%) Games
7 5 (1.17%) Front Office
7 5 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.94%) Automotive
8 4 (0.94%) Publishing
9 3 (0.70%) Advertising
9 3 (0.70%) German Language
9 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.47%) Billing
10 2 (0.47%) French Language
10 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (18.27%) Developer
2 71 (16.63%) Consultant
3 44 (10.30%) Architect
4 35 (8.20%) Technical Consultant
5 25 (5.85%) Graduate
6 24 (5.62%) Administrator
6 24 (5.62%) Applications Support
6 24 (5.62%) Graduate Consultant
6 24 (5.62%) Graduate Technical Consultant
7 23 (5.39%) Analyst
7 23 (5.39%) Lead Developer
8 22 (5.15%) Junior
8 22 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (4.68%) Senior Developer
11 19 (4.45%) Monitoring Engineer
12 17 (3.98%) Implementation Consultant
12 17 (3.98%) Integration Architect
12 17 (3.98%) Programme Manager
12 17 (3.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.65%) HTML
2 44 (10.30%) CSS
3 29 (6.79%) .NET
4 28 (6.56%) AngularJS
4 28 (6.56%) REST
5 26 (6.09%) JSON
6 24 (5.62%) Web Services
7 22 (5.15%) SOAP
8 20 (4.68%) RESTful
9 18 (4.22%) React
10 16 (3.75%) HTML5
11 14 (3.28%) Spring
12 11 (2.58%) XML
13 10 (2.34%) Velocity
14 9 (2.11%) OOXML
15 8 (1.87%) CSS3
15 8 (1.87%) Django
15 8 (1.87%) Redux
16 7 (1.64%) Laravel
16 7 (1.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.96%) Self-Motivation
2 31 (7.26%) Data Centre
3 28 (6.56%) Fintech
4 20 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Licensing
6 11 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.58%) Private Cloud
6 11 (2.58%) User Experience
7 9 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.64%) Cloud Native
8 7 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.64%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (0.94%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.94%) Replication
11 3 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.47%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 97 (22.72%) Windows
2 43 (10.07%) Linux
3 37 (8.67%) Windows Server
4 21 (4.92%) CentOS
5 9 (2.11%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.64%) Unix
7 6 (1.41%) Android
7 6 (1.41%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.17%) Solaris
8 5 (1.17%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.47%) Debian
11 2 (0.47%) Fedora
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.23%) MVS
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (26.93%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (19.91%) DevOps
3 69 (16.16%) Microservices
4 63 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
5 52 (12.18%) Project Management
6 45 (10.54%) Mentoring
7 41 (9.60%) ITIL
8 37 (8.67%) Test Automation
9 34 (7.96%) API Design
9 34 (7.96%) CRM
10 33 (7.73%) Algorithmic Trading
11 31 (7.26%) Configuration Management
12 29 (6.79%) ERP
12 29 (6.79%) Scrum
12 29 (6.79%) TDD
13 28 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (5.62%) Analytics
15 24 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (5.62%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 71 (16.63%) JavaScript
2 63 (14.75%) SQL
3 45 (10.54%) Java
4 43 (10.07%) Python
5 38 (8.90%) C#
6 28 (6.56%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.04%) PHP
8 10 (2.34%) Bash Shell
8 10 (2.34%) ES6
9 9 (2.11%) Go
9 9 (2.11%) Ruby
10 7 (1.64%) C++
10 7 (1.64%) Perl
10 7 (1.64%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.94%) PHP 7
11 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.70%) Clojure
12 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.47%) C
13 2 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (11.24%) Degree
2 14 (3.28%) PMI Certification
2 14 (3.28%) PMP
3 9 (2.11%) ACCA
3 9 (2.11%) CIMA
4 6 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.17%) MCSE
5 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.70%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.47%) CCIE
7 2 (0.47%) CCNA
7 2 (0.47%) CCNP
7 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.47%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.47%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.47%) MCP
7 2 (0.47%) MCSA
7 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) CFA
8 1 (0.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.62%) QA
2 14 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.04%) GDPR
4 12 (2.81%) PMO
5 10 (2.34%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (2.34%) HIPAA
6 6 (1.41%) IFRS
7 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.23%) COBIT
8 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 55 (12.88%) Active Directory
2 36 (8.43%) Docker
3 30 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (6.09%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.94%) HDFS
5 4 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.70%) Xen
7 2 (0.47%) KVM
7 2 (0.47%) NFS
7 2 (0.47%) SRDF
7 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (8.20%) Puppet
2 33 (7.73%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (7.26%) Ansible
4 30 (7.03%) Kubernetes
5 20 (4.68%) Nagios
6 10 (2.34%) SCOM
7 7 (1.64%) Terraform
8 3 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.23%) Grafana
10 1 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.23%) Mesos
10 1 (0.23%) Nessus
10 1 (0.23%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.23%) SCCM
10 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.01%) Red Hat
3 41 (9.60%) Oracle
4 32 (7.49%) VMware
5 30 (7.03%) Google
6 24 (5.62%) Cisco
6 24 (5.62%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (5.62%) TIBCO
7 21 (4.92%) JD Edwards
8 20 (4.68%) SAP
9 19 (4.45%) Axway
10 18 (4.22%) SolarWinds
11 15 (3.51%) HP
12 14 (3.28%) Splunk
13 10 (2.34%) Epicor
14 8 (1.87%) IFS
14 8 (1.87%) Marketo
14 8 (1.87%) Sage
14 8 (1.87%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 6 (1.41%) EMC