Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 129 132
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 +71
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 258 235 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.42% 2.27% 2.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.39% 16.48% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 241 215 297
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,500 £97,000
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 2,266 1,426 1,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.25% 13.76% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,026 1,299 1,357
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 +7 3 £52,500 +23.53%
SaaS
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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.

1 108 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (18.99%) Microsoft
4 48 (18.60%) Java
5 45 (17.44%) Finance
6 41 (15.89%) JavaScript
7 40 (15.50%) SQL Server
8 39 (15.12%) Marketing
9 36 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 35 (13.57%) PaaS
10 35 (13.57%) Linux
11 33 (12.79%) SQL
11 33 (12.79%) Law
11 33 (12.79%) DevOps
12 31 (12.02%) IaaS
12 31 (12.02%) Degree
13 29 (11.24%) TDD
13 29 (11.24%) MySQL
13 29 (11.24%) Windows
14 28 (10.85%) Docker
15 27 (10.47%) Python
16 26 (10.08%) HTML
16 26 (10.08%) Software Engineering
17 25 (9.69%) CRM
18 24 (9.30%) C#
19 23 (8.91%) OO
19 23 (8.91%) Legal
20 22 (8.53%) .NET
20 22 (8.53%) Fintech
21 21 (8.14%) Presales

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 8 (3.10%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.33%) Apache
3 6 (2.33%) nginx
4 3 (1.16%) Jetty
4 3 (1.16%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.78%) IIS
5 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.39%) Confluence
6 1 (0.39%) Drupal
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 56 (21.71%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (13.57%) PaaS
4 31 (12.02%) IaaS
5 21 (8.14%) Office 365
6 11 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (3.10%) G Suite
7 8 (3.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (2.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (2.33%) GitHub
10 5 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (1.16%) AdWords
11 3 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.16%) AWS CloudTrail
11 3 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.16%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.16%) Serverless
11 3 (1.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.49%) Firewall
2 7 (2.71%) HTTP
3 5 (1.94%) DNS
3 5 (1.94%) LAN
3 5 (1.94%) WAN
4 4 (1.55%) SAN
5 3 (1.16%) Internet
5 3 (1.16%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.16%) SMS
5 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.78%) SMTP
6 2 (0.78%) VPN
7 1 (0.39%) NAS
7 1 (0.39%) Network Security
7 1 (0.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.24%) MySQL
3 19 (7.36%) Big Data
4 18 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.04%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.55%) Redis
9 3 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.16%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.39%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.39%) Power BI
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.04%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (3.10%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.33%) InstallShield
5 6 (2.33%) Selenium
6 5 (1.94%) Gradle
6 5 (1.94%) JIRA
7 4 (1.55%) CMake
7 4 (1.55%) NUnit
7 4 (1.55%) Subversion
7 4 (1.55%) Travis CI
7 4 (1.55%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.16%) Phing
8 3 (1.16%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.16%) webpack
9 2 (0.78%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.78%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (17.44%) Finance
2 39 (15.12%) Marketing
3 33 (12.79%) Law
4 23 (8.91%) Legal
5 18 (6.98%) Retail
6 11 (4.26%) Advertising
7 10 (3.88%) Back Office
7 10 (3.88%) Banking
8 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.33%) Publishing
9 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.78%) Front Office
10 2 (0.78%) Games
10 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.39%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.39%) Electronics
11 1 (0.39%) German Language
11 1 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 55 (21.32%) Developer
2 27 (10.47%) Architect
3 18 (6.98%) Java Developer
3 18 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (6.59%) Product Manager
5 16 (6.20%) Analyst
5 16 (6.20%) Consultant
6 13 (5.04%) Agile Developer
6 13 (5.04%) Agile Java Developer
7 11 (4.26%) Marketing Manager
8 10 (3.88%) Product Marketing Manager
8 10 (3.88%) Solutions Consultant
9 9 (3.49%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.10%) Applications Manager
10 8 (3.10%) Product Owner
10 8 (3.10%) Service Manager
11 7 (2.71%) Head of Development
12 6 (2.33%) Business Development Executive
12 6 (2.33%) Lead Architect
12 6 (2.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.08%) HTML
2 22 (8.53%) .NET
3 18 (6.98%) CSS
4 11 (4.26%) AngularJS
4 11 (4.26%) HTML5
4 11 (4.26%) Node.js
4 11 (4.26%) React
5 7 (2.71%) CSS3
5 7 (2.71%) jQuery
5 7 (2.71%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (2.71%) REST
5 7 (2.71%) RESTful
6 6 (2.33%) JSON
6 6 (2.33%) LAMP
6 6 (2.33%) Software Packaging
7 5 (1.94%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.55%) Akka
8 4 (1.55%) SOAP
8 4 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.53%) Fintech
2 19 (7.36%) User Experience
3 17 (6.59%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.04%) Data Centre
6 12 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (4.26%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.71%) HoloLens
8 7 (2.71%) HTC Vive
8 7 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.71%) Oculus Rift
9 4 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.16%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.78%) BYOD
11 2 (0.78%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.57%) Linux
2 29 (11.24%) Windows
3 12 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.16%) Android
4 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.16%) Unix
4 3 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) VMS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (12.79%) DevOps
3 29 (11.24%) TDD
4 26 (10.08%) Software Engineering
5 25 (9.69%) CRM
6 23 (8.91%) OO
7 21 (8.14%) Multithreading
7 21 (8.14%) Presales
7 21 (8.14%) Project Management
7 21 (8.14%) Scrum
8 19 (7.36%) ITIL
8 19 (7.36%) Low Latency
9 18 (6.98%) Analytics
9 18 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 17 (6.59%) Business Development
10 17 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.59%) Product Management
10 17 (6.59%) TOGAF
11 16 (6.20%) Microservices
11 16 (6.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (18.60%) Java
2 41 (15.89%) JavaScript
3 33 (12.79%) SQL
4 27 (10.47%) Python
5 24 (9.30%) C#
6 17 (6.59%) Ruby
7 15 (5.81%) Perl
7 15 (5.81%) PHP
8 14 (5.43%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.49%) C++
9 9 (3.49%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.10%) C
11 6 (2.33%) Scala
11 6 (2.33%) VBA
12 5 (1.94%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.55%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.55%) R
13 4 (1.55%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.16%) Go
14 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (12.02%) Degree
2 12 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.16%) MCSA
3 3 (1.16%) MCSE
3 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.78%) CCNA
4 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.78%) CISM
4 2 (0.78%) CISSP
4 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CISA
5 1 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.20%) QA
2 12 (4.65%) SLA
3 8 (3.10%) GCP
3 8 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.94%) GDPR
5 3 (1.16%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.78%) FISMA
6 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 28 (10.85%) Docker
2 16 (6.20%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.39%) HDFS
6 1 (0.39%) LXC
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (6.98%) Ansible
2 12 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.65%) Puppet
3 10 (3.88%) Terraform
4 6 (2.33%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.33%) Nagios
4 6 (2.33%) SCCM
4 6 (2.33%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.55%) Salt
6 3 (1.16%) Consul
6 3 (1.16%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.78%) Mesos
7 2 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.39%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.39%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 49 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.36%) Oracle
3 12 (4.65%) Google
4 10 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (3.10%) New Relic
5 8 (3.10%) VMware
6 7 (2.71%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.71%) Splunk
7 6 (2.33%) Apple
7 6 (2.33%) Citrix
8 5 (1.94%) Adthena
8 5 (1.94%) Dell
8 5 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.55%) F5
10 3 (1.16%) Databricks
10 3 (1.16%) Rakuten
10 3 (1.16%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.78%) Adobe
11 2 (0.78%) IBM
11 2 (0.78%) MuleSoft