Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 106 130
Rank change year-on-year +41 +24 -10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 339 304 256
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.93% 2.95% 2.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.67% 9.68% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 304 304 241
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.69% +0.41%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £101,750 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% -

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 3,178 3,142 2,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.87% 30.45% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,741 2,866 2,295
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

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 8 April 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 8 April 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 - 5 £90,000 -
Moorgate - 2 £50,000 -
SaaS
Central London

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 136 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (29.50%) Finance
3 80 (23.60%) AWS
4 63 (18.58%) React
5 61 (17.99%) JavaScript
6 60 (17.70%) Docker
7 58 (17.11%) Azure
8 54 (15.93%) C#
9 52 (15.34%) Java
10 51 (15.04%) Fintech
11 49 (14.45%) .NET
12 48 (14.16%) Scrum
13 46 (13.57%) HTML
14 44 (12.98%) MVC
14 44 (12.98%) Microservices
15 43 (12.68%) CSS
16 42 (12.39%) DevOps
17 39 (11.50%) Project Management
17 39 (11.50%) TDD
17 39 (11.50%) AngularJS
18 38 (11.21%) Test Automation
19 37 (10.91%) Analytics
19 37 (10.91%) SQL
19 37 (10.91%) Kubernetes
20 36 (10.62%) Software Engineering
21 33 (9.73%) Python
21 33 (9.73%) Git (software)
21 33 (9.73%) User Experience
22 32 (9.44%) Marketing
22 32 (9.44%) Degree

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 5 (1.47%) Apache
1 5 (1.47%) CMS
1 5 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (0.88%) IIS
2 3 (0.88%) OpenStack
2 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.59%) nginx
3 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.29%) Confluence
4 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (2.06%) InVision
2 6 (1.77%) Sketch
3 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.88%) Figma
4 3 (0.88%) Zeplin
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.88%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 80 (23.60%) AWS
2 58 (17.11%) Azure
3 29 (8.55%) IaaS
4 28 (8.26%) PaaS
5 16 (4.72%) GCP
5 16 (4.72%) Office 365
6 13 (3.83%) Serverless
7 6 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.77%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.88%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (0.88%) Azure Stack
9 3 (0.88%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.59%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (0.59%) AWS Fargate
10 2 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.59%) Cloudflare
10 2 (0.59%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.13%) Intranet
2 7 (2.06%) HTTP
3 6 (1.77%) Firewall
4 4 (1.18%) VoIP
5 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.59%) DMZ
6 2 (0.59%) DNS
6 2 (0.59%) LAN
6 2 (0.59%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.29%) Internet
7 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.29%) NAS
7 1 (0.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.29%) VPN
7 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.37%) MySQL
3 17 (5.01%) Big Data
4 15 (4.42%) MariaDB
5 12 (3.54%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.47%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.88%) HBase
7 3 (0.88%) Power BI
8 2 (0.59%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.29%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.29%) Looker
Development Applications
1 33 (9.73%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.42%) webpack
3 14 (4.13%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.54%) PHPUnit
5 9 (2.65%) Selenium
6 6 (1.77%) JIRA
7 4 (1.18%) CircleCI
7 4 (1.18%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.18%) Postman
8 3 (0.88%) git-flow
8 3 (0.88%) gulp
8 3 (0.88%) Moq
8 3 (0.88%) NUnit
8 3 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.88%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.88%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.88%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.59%) Mocha
9 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 100 (29.50%) Finance
2 32 (9.44%) Marketing
3 22 (6.49%) Legal
4 20 (5.90%) Law
5 14 (4.13%) Retail
6 10 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.36%) Advertising
8 6 (1.77%) German Language
9 4 (1.18%) Banking
9 4 (1.18%) French Language
9 4 (1.18%) Games
10 3 (0.88%) Back Office
10 3 (0.88%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.88%) Front Office
11 2 (0.59%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.59%) Publishing
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (28.61%) Developer
2 35 (10.32%) Senior Developer
3 25 (7.37%) Analyst
4 21 (6.19%) Business Analyst
5 20 (5.90%) Architect
6 18 (5.31%) Product Manager
7 16 (4.72%) .NET Developer
7 16 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 15 (4.42%) IT Manager
9 13 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (3.83%) Project Analyst
9 13 (3.83%) React Developer
9 13 (3.83%) Software Developer
10 12 (3.54%) Business IT Analyst
10 12 (3.54%) Business Manager
10 12 (3.54%) IT Analyst
10 12 (3.54%) IT Business Analyst
10 12 (3.54%) IT Project Manager
10 12 (3.54%) PHP Developer
10 12 (3.54%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (18.58%) React
2 49 (14.45%) .NET
3 46 (13.57%) HTML
4 43 (12.68%) CSS
5 39 (11.50%) AngularJS
6 30 (8.85%) Node.js
7 29 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (7.96%) HTML5
9 24 (7.08%) .NET Core
10 23 (6.78%) .NET Framework
11 19 (5.60%) REST
11 19 (5.60%) Vue.js
12 16 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (4.42%) Entity Framework
13 15 (4.42%) Spring
14 14 (4.13%) CSS3
14 14 (4.13%) RESTful
15 12 (3.54%) Laravel
15 12 (3.54%) Redux
16 11 (3.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.73%) User Experience
2 20 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.13%) Private Cloud
5 13 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.36%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.06%) Reinsurance
10 5 (1.47%) EPoS
10 5 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.18%) Web 2.0
12 3 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.88%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.88%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.88%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.59%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.49%) Linux
2 12 (3.54%) Windows
3 9 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.77%) Android
5 5 (1.47%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.88%) CentOS
6 3 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.59%) Unix
7 2 (0.59%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (15.04%) Fintech
3 48 (14.16%) Scrum
4 44 (12.98%) Microservices
4 44 (12.98%) MVC
5 42 (12.39%) DevOps
6 39 (11.50%) Project Management
6 39 (11.50%) TDD
7 38 (11.21%) Test Automation
8 37 (10.91%) Analytics
9 36 (10.62%) Software Engineering
10 25 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (6.78%) SDLC
12 22 (6.49%) B2B
12 22 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (6.49%) Presales
12 22 (6.49%) Product Management
13 21 (6.19%) Insurtech
13 21 (6.19%) Mentoring
13 21 (6.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 61 (17.99%) JavaScript
2 54 (15.93%) C#
3 52 (15.34%) Java
4 37 (10.91%) SQL
5 33 (9.73%) Python
6 30 (8.85%) ES6
7 23 (6.78%) PHP
8 13 (3.83%) TypeScript
9 10 (2.95%) Scala
10 8 (2.36%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.36%) C++
10 8 (2.36%) Ruby
11 7 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.77%) Go
13 5 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.47%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.18%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.18%) Java 8
15 3 (0.88%) Groovy
15 3 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 32 (9.44%) Degree
2 9 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.77%) PMP
5 5 (1.47%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.88%) CISM
6 3 (0.88%) CISSP
6 3 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.88%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.59%) MCSA
8 1 (0.29%) CCA
8 1 (0.29%) CISA
8 1 (0.29%) CRISC
8 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.29%) MBA
8 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.19%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) NIST
2 4 (1.18%) PMO
3 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.59%) NCSC
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 60 (17.70%) Docker
2 8 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.88%) KVM
6 2 (0.59%) vSphere
7 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 37 (10.91%) Kubernetes
2 15 (4.42%) Ansible
3 7 (2.06%) Terraform
4 6 (1.77%) Puppet
5 5 (1.47%) Packer
6 2 (0.59%) Consul
6 2 (0.59%) Icinga
6 2 (0.59%) Istio
6 2 (0.59%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.29%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.29%) Kibana
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (8.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.31%) Google
3 14 (4.13%) Oracle
3 14 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.77%) VMware
5 5 (1.47%) Adobe
5 5 (1.47%) Sun
6 4 (1.18%) Marketo
6 4 (1.18%) Samsung
6 4 (1.18%) Workday
7 3 (0.88%) Twitter
8 2 (0.59%) Mitel
8 2 (0.59%) Oblix
8 2 (0.59%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.29%) Cadence
9 1 (0.29%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.29%) Okta
9 1 (0.29%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.29%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.29%) Teradata