Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 93 143
Rank change year-on-year +46 +50 -34
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 274 354 268
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.65% 3.38% 2.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.05% 9.07% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 252 379 247
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £46,375 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £93,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +14.81% +12.50% +4.35%

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,273 3,903 3,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.61% 37.27% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,970 3,586 2,667
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central 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 the City of London

Job postings citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in the City of London

SaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for SaaS in the City of London

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SaaS in the City of London

SaaS
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 13 July 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
London Bridge -4 4 £90,000 +28.57%
Moorgate +2 2 £50,000 -29.82%
SaaS
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 117 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (25.91%) Finance
3 68 (24.82%) JavaScript
4 67 (24.45%) AWS
5 53 (19.34%) Scrum
6 49 (17.88%) HTML
7 48 (17.52%) Azure
8 44 (16.06%) Analytics
8 44 (16.06%) React
9 42 (15.33%) CSS
10 38 (13.87%) Java
10 38 (13.87%) C#
11 37 (13.50%) Fintech
12 36 (13.14%) Docker
12 36 (13.14%) User Experience
13 35 (12.77%) Test Automation
13 35 (12.77%) SQL
13 35 (12.77%) .NET
14 33 (12.04%) TDD
15 32 (11.68%) Python
16 31 (11.31%) Software Engineering
16 31 (11.31%) Git (software)
17 30 (10.95%) HTML5
17 30 (10.95%) Microservices
17 30 (10.95%) Kubernetes
17 30 (10.95%) SQL Server
18 29 (10.58%) Marketing
18 29 (10.58%) Product Management
19 28 (10.22%) Microsoft
19 28 (10.22%) ES6

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (4.01%) IIS
2 9 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.46%) Mendix
4 4 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.09%) Apache
5 3 (1.09%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.09%) Confluence
5 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.36%) CMS
7 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (6.20%) Figma
2 11 (4.01%) InVision
3 10 (3.65%) Sketch
3 10 (3.65%) Zeplin
4 8 (2.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.09%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 67 (24.45%) AWS
2 48 (17.52%) Azure
3 21 (7.66%) PaaS
4 20 (7.30%) IaaS
5 19 (6.93%) Serverless
6 15 (5.47%) Office 365
7 13 (4.74%) AWS Lambda
7 13 (4.74%) GCP
7 13 (4.74%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.46%) Power Platform
10 3 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.73%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (0.73%) Cloudflare
11 2 (0.73%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.73%) npm
11 2 (0.73%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.01%) HTTP
2 8 (2.92%) Firewall
3 7 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.46%) VoIP
4 4 (1.46%) WAN
5 3 (1.09%) AMQP
5 3 (1.09%) DNS
6 2 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.73%) DMZ
6 2 (0.73%) LAN
6 2 (0.73%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.73%) NX-OS
6 2 (0.73%) Wireless
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.36%) VLAN
7 1 (0.36%) VPN
7 1 (0.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.03%) MySQL
3 15 (5.47%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.74%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.38%) MariaDB
6 11 (4.01%) Big Data
6 11 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.19%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.46%) Power BI
9 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.09%) HBase
10 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.09%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 31 (11.31%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.47%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.47%) webpack
3 12 (4.38%) PHPUnit
4 9 (3.28%) JIRA
4 9 (3.28%) Selenium
5 6 (2.19%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.46%) CircleCI
6 4 (1.46%) GitLab
6 4 (1.46%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.09%) gulp
8 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.73%) Gradle
8 2 (0.73%) Grunt
8 2 (0.73%) Maven
8 2 (0.73%) Mocha
8 2 (0.73%) RSpec
8 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 71 (25.91%) Finance
2 29 (10.58%) Marketing
3 27 (9.85%) Law
4 18 (6.57%) Legal
5 11 (4.01%) Retail
5 11 (4.01%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.19%) Advertising
7 5 (1.82%) German Language
8 3 (1.09%) Banking
8 3 (1.09%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.09%) French Language
8 3 (1.09%) Games
8 3 (1.09%) Publishing
9 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 93 (33.94%) Developer
2 37 (13.50%) Senior Developer
3 19 (6.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (5.84%) Analyst
5 15 (5.47%) Product Manager
6 13 (4.74%) Architect
6 13 (4.74%) Designer
6 13 (4.74%) UX Designer
7 12 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (4.38%) PHP Developer
7 12 (4.38%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 12 (4.38%) React Developer
8 11 (4.01%) UI Designer
8 11 (4.01%) UI/UX Designer
9 10 (3.65%) Procurement Officer
9 10 (3.65%) Technical Manager
10 9 (3.28%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.28%) Software Developer
11 8 (2.92%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (2.92%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (17.88%) HTML
2 44 (16.06%) React
3 42 (15.33%) CSS
4 35 (12.77%) .NET
5 30 (10.95%) HTML5
6 23 (8.39%) AngularJS
7 22 (8.03%) Node.js
8 20 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (6.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (6.57%) Vue.js
10 15 (5.47%) .NET Framework
11 14 (5.11%) REST
11 14 (5.11%) Sass
12 12 (4.38%) .NET Core
12 12 (4.38%) Laravel
12 12 (4.38%) Redux
13 10 (3.65%) Kafka
13 10 (3.65%) Semantic HTML
13 10 (3.65%) Symfony
14 9 (3.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.14%) User Experience
2 26 (9.49%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.46%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.46%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.09%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.09%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.09%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.36%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.36%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.36%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.03%) Windows
2 15 (5.47%) Linux
3 11 (4.01%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.28%) Android
5 7 (2.55%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.19%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.09%) Unix
8 2 (0.73%) CentOS
8 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (19.34%) Scrum
3 44 (16.06%) Analytics
4 37 (13.50%) Fintech
5 35 (12.77%) Test Automation
6 33 (12.04%) TDD
7 31 (11.31%) Software Engineering
8 30 (10.95%) Microservices
9 29 (10.58%) Product Management
10 27 (9.85%) DevOps
10 27 (9.85%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (8.39%) MVC
11 23 (8.39%) OO
12 22 (8.03%) Acceptance Criteria
12 22 (8.03%) B2B
13 21 (7.66%) Computer Science
13 21 (7.66%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (7.30%) CRM
14 20 (7.30%) Front End Development
15 19 (6.93%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.82%) JavaScript
2 38 (13.87%) C#
2 38 (13.87%) Java
3 35 (12.77%) SQL
4 32 (11.68%) Python
5 28 (10.22%) ES6
6 22 (8.03%) PHP
7 11 (4.01%) TypeScript
8 10 (3.65%) Go
9 7 (2.55%) Ruby
9 7 (2.55%) Scala
9 7 (2.55%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.19%) C++
10 6 (2.19%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.46%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.73%) ES7
15 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (8.03%) Degree
2 7 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) CCA
4 1 (0.36%) CISSP
4 1 (0.36%) ISEB
4 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.36%) MBA
4 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.20%) QA
2 4 (1.46%) PMO
3 3 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.73%) NIST
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 36 (13.14%) Docker
2 6 (2.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.09%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 30 (10.95%) Kubernetes
2 18 (6.57%) Terraform
3 14 (5.11%) Puppet
4 12 (4.38%) Ansible
5 4 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.46%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.73%) Consul
6 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.73%) Icinga
6 2 (0.73%) Istio
6 2 (0.73%) Packer
6 2 (0.73%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.36%) Kibana
7 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.39%) Google
3 13 (4.74%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (4.38%) Oracle
5 10 (3.65%) Twitter
6 7 (2.55%) VMware
7 5 (1.82%) Adobe
8 4 (1.46%) Marketo
8 4 (1.46%) Workday
9 3 (1.09%) Apple
9 3 (1.09%) Mitel
9 3 (1.09%) Solace
10 2 (0.73%) Aruba
10 2 (0.73%) Cisco
10 2 (0.73%) Oblix
10 2 (0.73%) Optimizely
10 2 (0.73%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.73%) Riverbed
10 2 (0.73%) Splunk
11 1 (0.36%) Samsung