Period
to

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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 66 49
Rank change year-on-year -21 -17 +46
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 286 252 245
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.68% 4.50% 5.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.94% 8.91% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 266 238 222
10th Percentile £51,250 £38,750 £45,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £52,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £96,250 £96,250 £88,438
90th Percentile £110,000 £112,875 £103,750
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +6.23%

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 3,603 2,829 2,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 46.30% 50.48% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,887 2,608 1,904
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £55,625 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +3.70%
75th Percentile £95,000 £92,313 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +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 18 August 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 18 August 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
Moorgate - 1 £32,500 -
London Bridge - 1 £105,000 -
SaaS
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 109 (38.11%) Azure
2 105 (36.71%) Agile
3 82 (28.67%) PaaS
4 76 (26.57%) Microsoft
5 74 (25.87%) DevOps
6 72 (25.17%) AWS
7 70 (24.48%) Finance
8 63 (22.03%) Social Skills
9 49 (17.13%) Java
10 47 (16.43%) Windows
11 43 (15.03%) Mentoring
11 43 (15.03%) Microsoft 365
12 40 (13.99%) Analytics
12 40 (13.99%) SQL
13 39 (13.64%) JavaScript
14 37 (12.94%) Project Management
14 37 (12.94%) CI/CD
14 37 (12.94%) React
14 37 (12.94%) Fintech
15 36 (12.59%) Active Directory
15 36 (12.59%) IaaS
16 34 (11.89%) REST
16 34 (11.89%) Python
17 33 (11.54%) Software Engineering
18 32 (11.19%) ITIL
18 32 (11.19%) Azure Active Directory
19 31 (10.84%) Microservices
20 30 (10.49%) Docker
20 30 (10.49%) .NET
21 29 (10.14%) C#

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 11 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 11 (3.85%) CMS
1 11 (3.85%) Drupal
1 11 (3.85%) Headless CMS
2 8 (2.80%) Apache
2 8 (2.80%) Confluence
3 6 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.40%) Apache TomEE
4 4 (1.40%) JBoss
4 4 (1.40%) TPMS
4 4 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.05%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.70%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.70%) SAS
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 109 (38.11%) Azure
2 82 (28.67%) PaaS
3 72 (25.17%) AWS
4 43 (15.03%) Microsoft 365
5 36 (12.59%) IaaS
6 32 (11.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 23 (8.04%) Serverless
8 22 (7.69%) Azure Sentinel
9 21 (7.34%) Azure Monitor
10 20 (6.99%) Azure DevOps
11 18 (6.29%) Power Platform
12 16 (5.59%) GCP
13 15 (5.24%) GitHub
14 12 (4.20%) Adobe Analytics
15 11 (3.85%) Azure Synapse Analytics
16 9 (3.15%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 9 (3.15%) Azure Storage
17 8 (2.80%) Azure AKS
17 8 (2.80%) Matillion
17 8 (2.80%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.44%) WAN
2 23 (8.04%) LAN
2 23 (8.04%) Wireless
3 7 (2.45%) DNS
3 7 (2.45%) Firewall
4 4 (1.40%) DHCP
5 3 (1.05%) HTTP
5 3 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.05%) PBX
5 3 (1.05%) SAN
5 3 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.70%) AMQP
6 2 (0.70%) Internet
6 2 (0.70%) SMTP
6 2 (0.70%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.70%) VoIP
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.35%) NAS
7 1 (0.35%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.24%) Power BI
2 13 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.85%) Tableau
5 10 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.15%) Data Lake
7 8 (2.80%) Delta Lake
7 8 (2.80%) OLAP
7 8 (2.80%) OLTP
8 6 (2.10%) Big Data
8 6 (2.10%) Mixpanel
9 5 (1.75%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (7.69%) JIRA
2 15 (5.24%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.90%) Selenium
4 13 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 12 (4.20%) Git (software)
6 11 (3.85%) Postman
7 10 (3.50%) GitLab
8 8 (2.80%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (2.80%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.10%) Cypress.io
9 6 (2.10%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.40%) Ant
10 4 (1.40%) Flyway
10 4 (1.40%) Gradle
10 4 (1.40%) JMeter
10 4 (1.40%) JUnit
10 4 (1.40%) Maven
10 4 (1.40%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (24.48%) Finance
2 63 (22.03%) Social Skills
3 26 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (8.39%) Marketing
5 19 (6.64%) Advertising
6 14 (4.90%) Retail
7 10 (3.50%) Documentation Skills
8 8 (2.80%) Banking
9 6 (2.10%) Law
9 6 (2.10%) Legal
9 6 (2.10%) Public Sector
10 5 (1.75%) Fire and Rescue
10 5 (1.75%) Presentation Skills
11 4 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.05%) Social Science
13 2 (0.70%) Back Office
13 2 (0.70%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.70%) Publishing
13 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (13.99%) Analyst
2 37 (12.94%) Architect
3 29 (10.14%) Developer
4 25 (8.74%) Product Manager
5 21 (7.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 19 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (4.90%) Consultant
9 13 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 12 (4.20%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (4.20%) Software Developer
11 11 (3.85%) Principal Architect
11 11 (3.85%) Principal Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.85%) Product Owner
12 10 (3.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
13 9 (3.15%) Senior Manager
14 8 (2.80%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.94%) React
2 34 (11.89%) REST
3 30 (10.49%) .NET
4 24 (8.39%) HTML
5 22 (7.69%) Node.js
6 21 (7.34%) AngularJS
7 15 (5.24%) HTML5
8 13 (4.55%) XML
9 11 (3.85%) CSS
10 8 (2.80%) JSON
11 7 (2.45%) .NET Core
12 6 (2.10%) Lambda Expressions
12 6 (2.10%) LDAP
12 6 (2.10%) RESTful
12 6 (2.10%) WebdriverIO
13 4 (1.40%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (1.40%) Grails
13 4 (1.40%) Regular Expression
14 3 (1.05%) Spring Boot
14 3 (1.05%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.74%) Public Cloud
2 24 (8.39%) User Experience
3 12 (4.20%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.20%) Reinsurance
4 10 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.80%) Cloud Native
5 8 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.45%) Marketing Technology
7 6 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.75%) IoT
8 5 (1.75%) PMI
9 4 (1.40%) Hackathon
9 4 (1.40%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.40%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.05%) Cyberattack
10 3 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.05%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.43%) Windows
2 22 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 22 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
3 15 (5.24%) Linux
4 8 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.45%) Mac OS
5 7 (2.45%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.05%) Android
7 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.70%) Unix
8 1 (0.35%) Alpine Linux
8 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.35%) VMS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (36.71%) Agile
2 74 (25.87%) DevOps
3 43 (15.03%) Mentoring
4 40 (13.99%) Analytics
5 37 (12.94%) CI/CD
5 37 (12.94%) Fintech
5 37 (12.94%) Project Management
6 33 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 32 (11.19%) ITIL
8 31 (10.84%) Microservices
9 26 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (9.09%) Scrum
10 25 (8.74%) Information Security
11 23 (8.04%) Change Management
11 23 (8.04%) Problem Management
12 22 (7.69%) Business Continuity
12 22 (7.69%) Business Strategy
12 22 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
13 21 (7.34%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.13%) Java
2 40 (13.99%) SQL
3 39 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 34 (11.89%) Python
5 29 (10.14%) C#
6 16 (5.59%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.20%) Scala
8 10 (3.50%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.50%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.45%) C
9 7 (2.45%) Go
10 6 (2.10%) Bash
11 5 (1.75%) Ruby
12 4 (1.40%) Groovy
13 3 (1.05%) Bicep
13 3 (1.05%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.70%) PHP
14 2 (0.70%) R
15 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (6.64%) Degree
2 6 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.40%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.40%) Azure Certification
4 4 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) CISA
5 3 (1.05%) CISM
5 3 (1.05%) CISSP
5 3 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) GIAC
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.79%) QA
2 8 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.45%) Accessibility
4 6 (2.10%) NIST
5 4 (1.40%) GDPR
5 4 (1.40%) ISAE 3402
5 4 (1.40%) WCAG
6 3 (1.05%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.05%) GRC
7 2 (0.70%) SLA
8 1 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.35%) PMO
8 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (12.59%) Active Directory
2 30 (10.49%) Docker
3 3 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.70%) zsh
5 1 (0.35%) Postfix
5 1 (0.35%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (10.14%) SCCM
2 26 (9.09%) Terraform
3 24 (8.39%) Kubernetes
4 21 (7.34%) SCOM
4 21 (7.34%) SCSM
5 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 10 (3.50%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (2.45%) Jamf Pro
7 6 (2.10%) CASB
8 5 (1.75%) Grafana
8 5 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.75%) Puppet
9 4 (1.40%) Ansible
9 4 (1.40%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.70%) Salt
11 1 (0.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 1 (0.35%) PaperCut
11 1 (0.35%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 76 (26.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.29%) Google
3 14 (4.90%) Oracle
4 12 (4.20%) Adobe
4 12 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.80%) Informatica
6 6 (2.10%) Cisco
7 5 (1.75%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.75%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.40%) Mitel
8 4 (1.40%) New Relic
9 3 (1.05%) Apple
9 3 (1.05%) IBM
9 3 (1.05%) SAP
9 3 (1.05%) VMware
10 2 (0.70%) Casewise
10 2 (0.70%) Dell
10 2 (0.70%) Intel
10 2 (0.70%) Splunk
10 2 (0.70%) Twitter