Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 153 169
Rank change year-on-year +44 +16 +31
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 273 227 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.69% 1.95% 1.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.36% 15.29% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 251 205 260
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £38,400
90th Percentile £102,500 £87,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%

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 2043 1485 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.10% 12.79% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 1356 1385
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,604 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +4.73% -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +8 3 - -
Moorgate - 1 £55,000 -
SaaS
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 123 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.44%) Finance
3 60 (21.98%) Java
4 54 (19.78%) JavaScript
5 52 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
6 47 (17.22%) SQL
7 43 (15.75%) Microsoft
8 42 (15.38%) TDD
9 40 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 39 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 35 (12.82%) IaaS
12 33 (12.09%) DevOps
12 33 (12.09%) PaaS
13 32 (11.72%) Project Management
14 31 (11.36%) CSS
14 31 (11.36%) Linux
15 29 (10.62%) HTML
15 29 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (10.26%) C#
16 28 (10.26%) MySQL
16 28 (10.26%) OO
17 27 (9.89%) Software Engineering
18 26 (9.52%) Marketing
19 25 (9.16%) Degree
19 25 (9.16%) Office 365
19 25 (9.16%) Scrum
19 25 (9.16%) User Experience
20 24 (8.79%) Mentoring
20 24 (8.79%) NoSQL
20 24 (8.79%) Multithreading

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 15 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.83%) Apache Spark
2 5 (1.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.10%) Alfresco
3 3 (1.10%) Apache
3 3 (1.10%) Drupal
3 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.73%) Jetty
4 2 (0.73%) nginx
5 1 (0.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.37%) Confluence
5 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.10%) HipChat
3 3 (1.10%) InVision
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.47%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (12.82%) IaaS
4 33 (12.09%) PaaS
5 25 (9.16%) Office 365
6 12 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (4.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (3.30%) GitHub
9 6 (2.20%) Slack
10 4 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (1.47%) Trello
11 3 (1.10%) AdWords
11 3 (1.10%) Serverless
12 2 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.73%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.73%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.73%) BPaaS
12 2 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) Firewall
2 6 (2.20%) IPsec
3 4 (1.47%) 802.11
3 4 (1.47%) BGP
3 4 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.47%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.47%) HSRP
3 4 (1.47%) IPv4
3 4 (1.47%) IPv6
3 4 (1.47%) MPLS
3 4 (1.47%) NetScaler
3 4 (1.47%) OSPF
3 4 (1.47%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.47%) VPN
3 4 (1.47%) WebEx
3 4 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.47%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.10%) LAN
4 3 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.26%) MySQL
3 24 (8.79%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.59%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.76%) Big Data
6 10 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.83%) Redis
11 3 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.10%) Power BI
11 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.73%) DocumentDB
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (6.96%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.40%) JIRA
3 9 (3.30%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (2.93%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.93%) Selenium
5 7 (2.56%) Subversion
5 7 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.20%) InstallShield
7 4 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.47%) Gradle
7 4 (1.47%) Hamcrest
7 4 (1.47%) jMock
7 4 (1.47%) JUnit
7 4 (1.47%) webpack
8 3 (1.10%) CMake
8 3 (1.10%) Grunt
8 3 (1.10%) gulp
8 3 (1.10%) Phing
8 3 (1.10%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.73%) Jasmine
General
1 64 (23.44%) Finance
2 26 (9.52%) Marketing
3 20 (7.33%) Law
4 11 (4.03%) Back Office
5 9 (3.30%) Legal
6 8 (2.93%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.56%) Banking
7 7 (2.56%) Dutch Language
7 7 (2.56%) German Language
7 7 (2.56%) Retail
8 5 (1.83%) Advertising
9 4 (1.47%) Games
10 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.73%) Publishing
12 1 (0.37%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.37%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (25.64%) Developer
2 25 (9.16%) Java Developer
3 23 (8.42%) Architect
4 17 (6.23%) Analyst
5 14 (5.13%) Agile Developer
6 13 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
7 11 (4.03%) Consultant
7 11 (4.03%) Development Manager
7 11 (4.03%) Product Manager
7 11 (4.03%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.03%) Software Engineer
8 10 (3.66%) Applications Support
9 9 (3.30%) Applications Manager
9 9 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (3.30%) Junior
9 9 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (2.93%) Development Team Leader
10 8 (2.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (2.93%) Team Leader
11 7 (2.56%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.36%) CSS
2 29 (10.62%) HTML
3 21 (7.69%) REST
4 20 (7.33%) AngularJS
5 19 (6.96%) CSS3
6 18 (6.59%) .NET
6 18 (6.59%) HTML5
7 17 (6.23%) jQuery
8 16 (5.86%) JSON
9 15 (5.49%) Sass
10 14 (5.13%) Ajax
11 12 (4.40%) React
12 10 (3.66%) Node.js
12 10 (3.66%) RESTful
13 9 (3.30%) Hibernate
13 9 (3.30%) Spring
13 9 (3.30%) Web Services
14 7 (2.56%) ASP.NET
15 6 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.16%) User Experience
2 22 (8.06%) Fintech
3 16 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.03%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.93%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.56%) Virtual Team
9 6 (2.20%) HoloLens
9 6 (2.20%) HTC Vive
9 6 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.20%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.20%) Oculus Rift
10 4 (1.47%) DataPower
10 4 (1.47%) Marketing Technology
10 4 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.47%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 3 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.36%) Linux
2 23 (8.42%) Windows
3 10 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.30%) Unix
5 7 (2.56%) VMS
6 5 (1.83%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.47%) Android
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (15.38%) TDD
3 33 (12.09%) DevOps
4 32 (11.72%) Project Management
5 29 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (10.26%) OO
7 27 (9.89%) Software Engineering
8 25 (9.16%) Scrum
9 24 (8.79%) Mentoring
9 24 (8.79%) Multithreading
10 22 (8.06%) BDD
10 22 (8.06%) MVC
11 19 (6.96%) Information Security
11 19 (6.96%) Low Latency
11 19 (6.96%) SDLC
12 18 (6.59%) Coaching
12 18 (6.59%) Microservices
13 17 (6.23%) Presales
14 16 (5.86%) CRM
14 16 (5.86%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 60 (21.98%) Java
2 54 (19.78%) JavaScript
3 47 (17.22%) SQL
4 28 (10.26%) C#
5 18 (6.59%) Python
6 17 (6.23%) Ruby
7 15 (5.49%) PHP
8 12 (4.40%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.66%) Perl
10 8 (2.93%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.56%) VBA
12 5 (1.83%) Scala
13 4 (1.47%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.47%) C
13 4 (1.47%) C++
13 4 (1.47%) R
13 4 (1.47%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.10%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (1.10%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (9.16%) Degree
2 10 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.47%) CCA
3 4 (1.47%) CCIE
3 4 (1.47%) CCNP
3 4 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.47%) CISM
3 4 (1.47%) CISSP
3 4 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.10%) CISA
5 2 (0.73%) CEH
5 2 (0.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 2 (0.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 2 (0.73%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.03%) QA
2 10 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.93%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.56%) GCP
5 3 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.10%) EMIR
5 3 (1.10%) MiFID
5 3 (1.10%) PMO
6 2 (0.73%) FISMA
6 2 (0.73%) GDPR
6 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (7.69%) Docker
2 15 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.47%) VMware NSX
5 3 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (4.03%) Ansible
2 9 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.93%) Puppet
4 6 (2.20%) Nagios
4 6 (2.20%) SCCM
4 6 (2.20%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.47%) Cacti
5 4 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.47%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.10%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.10%) Terraform
7 2 (0.73%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.73%) vRealize
8 1 (0.37%) Consul
8 1 (0.37%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.37%) Mesos
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.37%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.37%) Salt
8 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.23%) Oracle
2 17 (6.23%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (5.86%) Google
4 14 (5.13%) VMware
5 10 (3.66%) Citrix
5 10 (3.66%) Splunk
6 9 (3.30%) ServiceNow
7 7 (2.56%) IBM
8 6 (2.20%) Dell
8 6 (2.20%) New Relic
8 6 (2.20%) Palo Alto
9 5 (1.83%) Adthena
9 5 (1.83%) Apple
10 4 (1.47%) Adobe
10 4 (1.47%) Cisco
10 4 (1.47%) Juniper
10 4 (1.47%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.47%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.47%) Workday