Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 82 102
Rank change year-on-year +39 +20 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 263 472 448
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 5.87% 3.69% 3.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.65% 9.37% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 281 508 426
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% +11.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £92,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

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 1,927 5,039 4,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 43.00% 39.43% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,684 4,601 3,586
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020. 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 +42 202 £70,000 - 36
City of Westminster +30 18 £70,000 +7.69%
West End of London +35 11 £37,500 -22.97%
Camden +18 3 £90,000 +56.52%
SaaS
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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.

1 100 (38.02%) AWS
2 94 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (28.90%) Azure
4 69 (26.24%) Finance
5 68 (25.86%) JavaScript
5 68 (25.86%) Kubernetes
6 67 (25.48%) Docker
7 58 (22.05%) Python
8 52 (19.77%) Microservices
9 50 (19.01%) DevOps
10 49 (18.63%) CSS
11 48 (18.25%) HTML
12 47 (17.87%) Java
12 47 (17.87%) Law
13 44 (16.73%) Terraform
14 43 (16.35%) .NET
15 39 (14.83%) TDD
16 37 (14.07%) Marketing
16 37 (14.07%) PaaS
17 35 (13.31%) REST
18 33 (12.55%) Scrum
18 33 (12.55%) Microsoft
19 31 (11.79%) Configuration Management
19 31 (11.79%) Ansible
19 31 (11.79%) AngularJS
20 30 (11.41%) SQL
20 30 (11.41%) Fintech
21 29 (11.03%) Serverless
21 29 (11.03%) Windows
21 29 (11.03%) Analytics

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 16 (6.08%) IIS
2 13 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.18%) Apache Spark
4 9 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.52%) Mendix
5 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.14%) CMS
6 3 (1.14%) Confluence
6 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (5.32%) Figma
2 9 (3.42%) Sketch
3 8 (3.04%) InVision
3 8 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.04%) Zeplin
4 7 (2.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.28%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 100 (38.02%) AWS
2 76 (28.90%) Azure
3 37 (14.07%) PaaS
4 29 (11.03%) Serverless
5 25 (9.51%) IaaS
6 14 (5.32%) Office 365
7 13 (4.94%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (4.56%) GCP
9 9 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (2.66%) Google Analytics
10 7 (2.66%) OpenShift
10 7 (2.66%) Power Platform
11 6 (2.28%) Akamai
12 5 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (1.52%) Azure Functions
14 3 (1.14%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (1.14%) npm
14 3 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.80%) Firewall
1 10 (3.80%) HTTP
2 8 (3.04%) DNS
3 7 (2.66%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.90%) Network Security
5 4 (1.52%) SAN
5 4 (1.52%) VoIP
6 3 (1.14%) AMQP
6 3 (1.14%) WAN
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.76%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.76%) NX-OS
7 2 (0.76%) VPN
7 2 (0.76%) Wireless
8 1 (0.38%) DHCP
8 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.38%) Internet
8 1 (0.38%) LAN
8 1 (0.38%) SSL
8 1 (0.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.65%) NoSQL
2 21 (7.98%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.18%) Big Data
5 9 (3.42%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (3.42%) Data Lake
6 8 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (2.66%) MySQL
8 6 (2.28%) Power BI
9 5 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.90%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2017
9 5 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.76%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 18 (6.84%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.08%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.42%) Selenium
4 6 (2.28%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.90%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.52%) JIRA
6 4 (1.52%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.14%) GitLab
7 3 (1.14%) GoCD
8 2 (0.76%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.76%) Gradle
8 2 (0.76%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.76%) Maven
8 2 (0.76%) Mocha
8 2 (0.76%) NUnit
8 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.76%) webpack
9 1 (0.38%) JMeter
9 1 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 69 (26.24%) Finance
2 47 (17.87%) Law
3 37 (14.07%) Marketing
4 15 (5.70%) Advertising
5 13 (4.94%) Retail
6 4 (1.52%) Banking
7 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.76%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.76%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) French Language
9 1 (0.38%) Front Office
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (27.38%) Developer
2 41 (15.59%) Senior Developer
3 27 (10.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (7.98%) Architect
5 16 (6.08%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (5.32%) .NET Developer
7 13 (4.94%) Designer
7 13 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (4.56%) Analyst
8 12 (4.56%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.18%) Consultant
9 11 (4.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (3.80%) Azure Engineer
10 10 (3.80%) Lead DevOps
10 10 (3.80%) UX Designer
11 9 (3.42%) Data Engineer
11 9 (3.42%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.42%) React Developer
11 9 (3.42%) Site Engineer
11 9 (3.42%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (18.63%) CSS
2 48 (18.25%) HTML
3 43 (16.35%) .NET
4 35 (13.31%) REST
5 31 (11.79%) AngularJS
6 29 (11.03%) React
7 24 (9.13%) .NET Core
7 24 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (9.13%) Kafka
8 19 (7.22%) ASP.NET
8 19 (7.22%) jQuery
9 17 (6.46%) HTML5
10 15 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (5.32%) JSON
11 14 (5.32%) Node.js
12 13 (4.94%) Ajax
12 13 (4.94%) Web Services
13 12 (4.56%) Angular 2
13 12 (4.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (3.80%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.03%) User Experience
2 17 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (6.08%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.66%) Cloud Native
6 6 (2.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.28%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.90%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.90%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.90%) FMCG
8 4 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.76%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.03%) Windows
2 25 (9.51%) Linux
3 22 (8.37%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.80%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.28%) Android
6 5 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (1.90%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.76%) CentOS
9 2 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (19.77%) Microservices
3 50 (19.01%) DevOps
4 39 (14.83%) TDD
5 33 (12.55%) Scrum
6 31 (11.79%) Configuration Management
7 30 (11.41%) Fintech
8 29 (11.03%) Analytics
9 28 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (10.27%) SDLC
11 26 (9.89%) CRM
11 26 (9.89%) Migration
12 21 (7.98%) B2B
13 20 (7.60%) Software Engineering
14 19 (7.22%) BDD
14 19 (7.22%) Machine Learning
14 19 (7.22%) Test Automation
15 17 (6.46%) MVC
15 17 (6.46%) SOLID
16 16 (6.08%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 68 (25.86%) JavaScript
2 58 (22.05%) Python
3 47 (17.87%) Java
4 30 (11.41%) SQL
5 26 (9.89%) C#
6 19 (7.22%) Go
7 14 (5.32%) Ruby
8 13 (4.94%) Scala
9 11 (4.18%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.18%) ES6
9 11 (4.18%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.66%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.28%) PHP
12 5 (1.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (1.52%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.14%) Clojure
15 2 (0.76%) C++
15 2 (0.76%) Java 8
16 1 (0.38%) C
16 1 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (5.70%) Degree
2 6 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.14%) MCP
4 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) CISSP
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.66%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.76%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 67 (25.48%) Docker
2 15 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.28%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.90%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.38%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 68 (25.86%) Kubernetes
2 44 (16.73%) Terraform
3 31 (11.79%) Ansible
4 29 (11.03%) Puppet
5 17 (6.46%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.28%) Prometheus
7 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.52%) Grafana
8 4 (1.52%) SCCM
8 4 (1.52%) WSUS
9 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (12.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.70%) VMware
3 13 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (4.56%) Google
5 7 (2.66%) SAP
5 7 (2.66%) Twitter
6 6 (2.28%) Adobe
6 6 (2.28%) hybris
7 5 (1.90%) New Relic
8 4 (1.52%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.14%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.14%) Apple
9 3 (1.14%) Solace
10 2 (0.76%) Aruba
10 2 (0.76%) Cisco
10 2 (0.76%) Mitel
10 2 (0.76%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.76%) Riverbed
10 2 (0.76%) Splunk
10 2 (0.76%) Workday