Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 56 52 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 +31 +22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 307 241 315
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.89% 5.55% 3.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 12.18% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 279 210 285
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,563 £61,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

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 2,764 1,979 3,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.01% 45.61% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,476 1,761 2,969
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.54% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £101,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 6 £67,500 -
SaaS
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 110 (35.83%) Azure
2 81 (26.38%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (24.10%) Kubernetes
4 72 (23.45%) DevOps
5 65 (21.17%) PaaS
6 62 (20.20%) Finance
7 60 (19.54%) AWS
7 60 (19.54%) Docker
8 56 (18.24%) CI/CD
9 55 (17.92%) Terraform
9 55 (17.92%) Social Skills
10 51 (16.61%) IaaS
10 51 (16.61%) Microsoft
11 50 (16.29%) SQL
12 48 (15.64%) PowerShell
12 48 (15.64%) Fintech
13 45 (14.66%) Migration
14 40 (13.03%) Infrastructure as Code
15 35 (11.40%) Java
15 35 (11.40%) JavaScript
15 35 (11.40%) Analytics
16 34 (11.07%) Degree
17 32 (10.42%) QA
18 31 (10.10%) TeamCity
19 30 (9.77%) User Experience
19 30 (9.77%) B2B
20 29 (9.45%) C#
20 29 (9.45%) .NET
20 29 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
21 28 (9.12%) Microsoft 365

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 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.30%) nginx
3 3 (0.98%) Appian
3 3 (0.98%) Confluence
4 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.33%) IIS
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.33%) TPMS
Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.98%) Sketch
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.33%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 110 (35.83%) Azure
2 65 (21.17%) PaaS
3 60 (19.54%) AWS
4 51 (16.61%) IaaS
5 28 (9.12%) Microsoft 365
6 18 (5.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 17 (5.54%) Power Platform
8 14 (4.56%) Serverless
9 13 (4.23%) GCP
10 10 (3.26%) Azure Monitor
11 9 (2.93%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (2.61%) Azure Sentinel
12 8 (2.61%) GitHub
13 5 (1.63%) Figma
14 4 (1.30%) Azure Data Factory
14 4 (1.30%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 4 (1.30%) Basecamp
15 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.98%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 3 (0.98%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.89%) Firewall
2 11 (3.58%) WAN
3 9 (2.93%) LAN
4 8 (2.61%) Wireless
5 7 (2.28%) Unified Communications
5 7 (2.28%) VPN
6 6 (1.95%) DNS
6 6 (1.95%) Network Security
7 5 (1.63%) HTTP
7 5 (1.63%) SMS
8 4 (1.30%) PBX
8 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.65%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.65%) OSPF
9 2 (0.65%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.65%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.54%) Power BI
3 12 (3.91%) Big Data
3 12 (3.91%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.93%) Tableau
6 7 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.95%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.63%) Data Lake
8 5 (1.63%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.65%) ArangoDB
10 2 (0.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.65%) Looker
11 1 (0.33%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.33%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.33%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.33%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 31 (10.10%) TeamCity
2 15 (4.89%) Selenium
3 13 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.23%) JIRA
4 12 (3.91%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.61%) Android Studio
5 8 (2.61%) Charles Proxy
5 8 (2.61%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.61%) Xcode
6 7 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.63%) Cypress.io
7 5 (1.63%) GitLab
7 5 (1.63%) JMeter
7 5 (1.63%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.30%) Postman
8 4 (1.30%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.98%) Subversion
10 2 (0.65%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 62 (20.20%) Finance
2 55 (17.92%) Social Skills
3 19 (6.19%) Retail
4 16 (5.21%) Marketing
5 15 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.91%) Banking
7 10 (3.26%) Documentation Skills
7 10 (3.26%) Law
8 9 (2.93%) Advertising
9 8 (2.61%) Public Sector
10 7 (2.28%) Legal
11 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
12 4 (1.30%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.30%) Presentation Skills
13 3 (0.98%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.65%) International Banking
14 2 (0.65%) Retail Finance
15 1 (0.33%) Front Office
15 1 (0.33%) Local Government
15 1 (0.33%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 41 (13.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (13.03%) Developer
3 35 (11.40%) Analyst
4 32 (10.42%) Architect
5 21 (6.84%) Senior DevOps
6 20 (6.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 18 (5.86%) Product Manager
8 14 (4.56%) .NET Developer
9 13 (4.23%) Consultant
9 13 (4.23%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 13 (4.23%) QA Engineer
10 11 (3.58%) Cloud Architect
10 11 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.26%) AWS Architect
11 10 (3.26%) Designer
12 9 (2.93%) Azure Developer
12 9 (2.93%) Azure Engineer
12 9 (2.93%) Lead DevOps
12 9 (2.93%) Product Owner
12 9 (2.93%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.45%) .NET
2 23 (7.49%) HTML
3 20 (6.51%) React
4 19 (6.19%) CSS
4 19 (6.19%) HTML5
5 16 (5.21%) JSON
6 15 (4.89%) AngularJS
7 14 (4.56%) REST
8 13 (4.23%) Node.js
8 13 (4.23%) XML
9 10 (3.26%) ARM Templates
9 10 (3.26%) Kafka
10 8 (2.61%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.28%) Web Services
12 6 (1.95%) Apache Thrift
12 6 (1.95%) ASP.NET
12 6 (1.95%) CSS3
12 6 (1.95%) Gherkin
12 6 (1.95%) Vue.js
13 5 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.77%) User Experience
2 29 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (8.79%) Cloud Native
4 17 (5.54%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.56%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.93%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.61%) Analytical Mindset
8 6 (1.95%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.30%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.30%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.30%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.98%) Clustering
11 3 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.98%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.98%) Renewable Energy
12 2 (0.65%) Cyberattack
12 2 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.12%) Windows
2 18 (5.86%) Linux
3 12 (3.91%) Android
4 9 (2.93%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (1.30%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.98%) Unix
8 2 (0.65%) VMS
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) Solaris
9 1 (0.33%) SUSE
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (26.38%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (23.45%) DevOps
3 56 (18.24%) CI/CD
4 48 (15.64%) Fintech
5 45 (14.66%) Migration
6 40 (13.03%) Infrastructure as Code
7 35 (11.40%) Analytics
8 30 (9.77%) B2B
9 28 (9.12%) Scrum
10 25 (8.14%) Software Engineering
11 23 (7.49%) Full Stack Development
12 22 (7.17%) Risk Management
13 21 (6.84%) Information Security
13 21 (6.84%) Mentoring
13 21 (6.84%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (6.84%) Test Automation
14 20 (6.51%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (6.19%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (6.19%) E-Commerce
15 19 (6.19%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 50 (16.29%) SQL
2 48 (15.64%) PowerShell
3 35 (11.40%) Java
3 35 (11.40%) JavaScript
4 29 (9.45%) C#
5 28 (9.12%) Python
6 17 (5.54%) TypeScript
7 12 (3.91%) Bash
8 11 (3.58%) C
9 10 (3.26%) Ruby
10 9 (2.93%) Go
11 6 (1.95%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (1.63%) ES6
12 5 (1.63%) Perl
13 4 (1.30%) R
14 3 (0.98%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.98%) Scala
14 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (11.07%) Degree
2 14 (4.56%) CISSP
3 13 (4.23%) GIAC
3 13 (4.23%) SANS
4 4 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.98%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.65%) CSPO
6 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CBAP
7 1 (0.33%) CCIE
7 1 (0.33%) CCNA
7 1 (0.33%) CCNP
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.33%) PMP
7 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.42%) QA
2 7 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.30%) SLA
4 3 (0.98%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.98%) GDPR
4 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.65%) NIST
5 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (19.54%) Docker
2 28 (9.12%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.23%) Firmware
4 7 (2.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.65%) LXC
8 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 74 (24.10%) Kubernetes
2 55 (17.92%) Terraform
3 18 (5.86%) Ansible
4 12 (3.91%) SCCM
5 8 (2.61%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (2.61%) Puppet
5 8 (2.61%) SCOM
6 7 (2.28%) SCSM
7 5 (1.63%) CASB
8 4 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.98%) Grafana
9 3 (0.98%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.98%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.65%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.65%) VxRail
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.33%) Control-M
11 1 (0.33%) Nagios
11 1 (0.33%) Packer
11 1 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (16.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.89%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (3.26%) VMware
4 7 (2.28%) Oracle
5 6 (1.95%) Mitel
6 5 (1.63%) Google
7 4 (1.30%) F5
8 3 (0.98%) Adobe
8 3 (0.98%) Cisco
8 3 (0.98%) Databricks
8 3 (0.98%) HubSpot
8 3 (0.98%) OutSystems
8 3 (0.98%) Riverbed
8 3 (0.98%) Splunk
9 2 (0.65%) Aruba
9 2 (0.65%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.65%) Jitterbit
9 2 (0.65%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.65%) SnapLogic
9 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds