Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 115 120
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +42
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 240 267 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.27% 2.62% 2.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.87% 16.44% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 219 242 316
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,750 £35,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 2,432 1,624 1,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.97% 15.93% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,154 1,451 1,496
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £94,250 £86,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +4 4 £52,500 +138.64%
SaaS
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 51 (21.25%) Finance
5 51 (21.25%) PaaS
6 49 (20.42%) IaaS
7 45 (18.75%) Degree
7 45 (18.75%) Windows
8 41 (17.08%) Linux
8 41 (17.08%) DevOps
9 39 (16.25%) Law
10 34 (14.17%) Python
11 33 (13.75%) .NET
12 32 (13.33%) SQL
12 32 (13.33%) C#
13 28 (11.67%) Firewall
13 28 (11.67%) Marketing
14 26 (10.83%) Docker
15 25 (10.42%) SQL Server
16 23 (9.58%) JavaScript
17 22 (9.17%) DNS
17 22 (9.17%) Legal
17 22 (9.17%) User Stories
18 21 (8.75%) Scrum
18 21 (8.75%) ITIL
19 20 (8.33%) CRM
19 20 (8.33%) Software Engineering
19 20 (8.33%) PowerShell
20 19 (7.92%) QA

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 14 (5.83%) IIS
2 8 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.08%) Apache
3 5 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.08%) nginx
4 3 (1.25%) Confluence
4 3 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.25%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.83%) WordPress
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.42%) CMS
6 1 (0.42%) Jetty
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.08%) Workfront
2 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (21.25%) PaaS
4 49 (20.42%) IaaS
5 18 (7.50%) Office 365
6 12 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (3.75%) G Suite
9 8 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (3.33%) Serverless
10 5 (2.08%) GitHub
10 5 (2.08%) OpenShift
11 4 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (1.67%) Datadog
11 4 (1.67%) Trello
12 3 (1.25%) Mimecast
12 3 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.67%) Firewall
2 22 (9.17%) DNS
3 17 (7.08%) LAN
3 17 (7.08%) WAN
4 12 (5.00%) DHCP
5 11 (4.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (4.17%) SAN
6 10 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.33%) HTTP
7 8 (3.33%) VPN
7 8 (3.33%) Wireless
8 7 (2.92%) BGP
8 7 (2.92%) EIGRP
8 7 (2.92%) OSPF
9 6 (2.50%) Internet
10 4 (1.67%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.67%) SMTP
11 3 (1.25%) IPsec
11 3 (1.25%) NAS
11 3 (1.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.67%) MySQL
3 12 (5.00%) Big Data
4 7 (2.92%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.50%) Redis
6 5 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.67%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.25%) GIS
9 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.42%) Power BI
10 1 (0.42%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (5.42%) Jenkins
2 12 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.75%) TeamCity
4 8 (3.33%) Selenium
4 8 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.33%) WebDriver
5 5 (2.08%) JIRA
5 5 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.67%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.67%) GoCD
6 4 (1.67%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.67%) NUnit
6 4 (1.67%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.83%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.83%) Maven
8 2 (0.83%) Subversion
8 2 (0.83%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.42%) Codeship
General
1 51 (21.25%) Finance
2 39 (16.25%) Law
3 28 (11.67%) Marketing
4 22 (9.17%) Legal
5 19 (7.92%) Retail
6 13 (5.42%) Banking
7 10 (4.17%) Advertising
8 9 (3.75%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.92%) Back Office
10 4 (1.67%) Publishing
11 3 (1.25%) Games
11 3 (1.25%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.83%) Billing
12 2 (0.83%) Front Office
12 2 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.42%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.42%) Electronics
13 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (14.58%) Architect
2 25 (10.42%) Developer
3 18 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (7.08%) Analyst
5 16 (6.67%) Consultant
5 16 (6.67%) Product Manager
6 13 (5.42%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 12 (5.00%) Product Owner
8 10 (4.17%) Senior Architect
9 9 (3.75%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (3.75%) Cloud Architect
9 9 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.33%) Azure Architect
10 8 (3.33%) Marketing Manager
10 8 (3.33%) Python Engineer
11 7 (2.92%) Account Manager
11 7 (2.92%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (2.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (2.92%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.75%) .NET
2 19 (7.92%) AngularJS
2 19 (7.92%) HTML
3 12 (5.00%) CSS
4 9 (3.75%) React
5 8 (3.33%) RESTful
6 7 (2.92%) Node.js
7 5 (2.08%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.08%) HTML5
7 5 (2.08%) LAMP
8 4 (1.67%) CSS3
8 4 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (1.67%) JSON
8 4 (1.67%) Kafka
8 4 (1.67%) LDAP
8 4 (1.67%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (1.67%) Sensu
8 4 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.25%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.50%) Fintech
1 18 (7.50%) User Experience
2 17 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 15 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.92%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.50%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.25%) PKI
9 3 (1.25%) Replication
10 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.42%) Oculus Rift
11 1 (0.42%) Social Media
11 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.75%) Windows
2 41 (17.08%) Linux
3 17 (7.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.83%) VyOS
5 2 (0.83%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.42%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (17.08%) DevOps
3 22 (9.17%) User Stories
4 21 (8.75%) ITIL
4 21 (8.75%) Scrum
5 20 (8.33%) CRM
5 20 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 19 (7.92%) Analytics
6 19 (7.92%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (7.50%) Business Development
8 17 (7.08%) Migration
8 17 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (6.67%) Microservices
9 16 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.67%) TOGAF
10 15 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 15 (6.25%) Information Security
10 15 (6.25%) Open Source
11 14 (5.83%) Presales
11 14 (5.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.17%) Python
2 32 (13.33%) C#
2 32 (13.33%) SQL
3 23 (9.58%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 17 (7.08%) Java
6 14 (5.83%) Ruby
7 10 (4.17%) C
8 9 (3.75%) PHP
9 8 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.33%) Perl
10 6 (2.50%) Go
11 5 (2.08%) C++
12 3 (1.25%) Scala
12 3 (1.25%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.42%) Groovy
14 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.42%) R
14 1 (0.42%) Rust
Qualifications
1 45 (18.75%) Degree
2 12 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.92%) CISSP
4 5 (2.08%) MCSA
4 5 (2.08%) MCSE
4 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.08%) PMP
5 4 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.67%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.83%) CCNA
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.83%) MCITP
8 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.92%) QA
2 15 (6.25%) SLA
3 10 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.25%) GDPR
4 3 (1.25%) PMO
5 2 (0.83%) GCP
5 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.42%) GAAP
6 1 (0.42%) IFRS
System Software
1 26 (10.83%) Docker
2 14 (5.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.25%) XenApp
5 3 (1.25%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.83%) XenServer
7 1 (0.42%) LXC
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (6.67%) Ansible
2 12 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 11 (4.58%) Terraform
4 10 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (3.75%) Puppet
6 5 (2.08%) Salt
7 4 (1.67%) Consul
8 3 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.25%) Nessus
9 2 (0.83%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.83%) Grafana
9 2 (0.83%) Mesos
9 2 (0.83%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.83%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.42%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.42%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.25%) VMware
3 13 (5.42%) Google
4 12 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (4.17%) Cisco
6 9 (3.75%) Citrix
6 9 (3.75%) Oracle
7 7 (2.92%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.08%) Dell
8 5 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.08%) Splunk
9 4 (1.67%) Apple
9 4 (1.67%) New Relic
10 3 (1.25%) Capita
10 3 (1.25%) McAfee
10 3 (1.25%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.25%) Rakuten
10 3 (1.25%) Veeam
11 2 (0.83%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.83%) Yardi