Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 110 75
Rank change year-on-year +55 -35 +55
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 75 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.73% 0.93% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.50% 4.81% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75 14 13
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £33,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £46,250 £42,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% -17.39%

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 Dorset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 484 291 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 36.95% 19.43% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 437 261 101
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £48,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Dorset

SaaS
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS in Dorset.

Salary trend for SaaS in Dorset

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Dorset

SaaS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 March 2019. 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
Bournemouth +39 42 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Ferndown +2 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Poole +4 5 £40,000 +60.00% 3
SaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 58 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 39 (52.00%) .NET
4 39 (52.00%) C#
4 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET
4 39 (52.00%) MVC
4 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (52.00%) TDD
4 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (33.33%) Finance
7 24 (32.00%) Manufacturing
7 24 (32.00%) User Experience
7 24 (32.00%) .NET Core
8 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
9 19 (25.33%) Kubernetes
9 19 (25.33%) Docker
10 17 (22.67%) Microservices
11 16 (21.33%) DevOps
11 16 (21.33%) Java 8
11 16 (21.33%) CSS
11 16 (21.33%) HTML
11 16 (21.33%) Java
11 16 (21.33%) Spring
12 15 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (17.33%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (17.33%) SOLID

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (57.33%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.67%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.00%) MySQL
4 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.67%) Spatial Data
5 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) Grunt
3 2 (2.67%) Protractor
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 24 (32.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (74.67%) Developer
2 37 (49.33%) .NET Developer
3 24 (32.00%) Azure Developer
4 18 (24.00%) Senior Developer
5 15 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 15 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 13 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (17.33%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.67%) Junior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.00%) .NET
1 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET
1 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 24 (32.00%) .NET Core
3 16 (21.33%) CSS
3 16 (21.33%) HTML
3 16 (21.33%) Spring
4 15 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (17.33%) NHibernate
6 11 (14.67%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.00%) RESTful
8 5 (6.67%) Dropwizard
8 5 (6.67%) JAX-RS
9 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.00%) React
10 2 (2.67%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (2.67%) Sass
10 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) User Experience
2 13 (17.33%) Fintech
2 13 (17.33%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (13.33%) CMDB
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (52.00%) MVC
2 39 (52.00%) TDD
3 17 (22.67%) Microservices
4 16 (21.33%) DevOps
5 13 (17.33%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (17.33%) Pair Programming
5 13 (17.33%) SOLID
6 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (13.33%) Coaching
7 10 (13.33%) ITIL
7 10 (13.33%) ITSM
8 8 (10.67%) Line Management
9 7 (9.33%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.67%) ITIL V3
10 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.67%) Workflow
10 5 (6.67%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) C#
1 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (21.33%) Java
2 16 (21.33%) Java 8
3 10 (13.33%) SQL
4 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.33%) Go
5 1 (1.33%) PHP
5 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (25.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 5 (6.67%) Google
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco
5 1 (1.33%) IBM