Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 94 88
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6 +24
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 33 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.85% 1.00% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.76% 5.63% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 12
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -16.67% +69.57%
10th Percentile £33,000 £22,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £41,250 £48,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% -11.63% -2.27%

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 338 213 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 29.21% 17.78% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 299 190 123
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £26,610 £22,725 £24,450
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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
Ferndown - 9 £45,000 - 1
Poole +10 8 £41,875 +67.50% 4
Bournemouth -9 8 £42,500 +13.33% 3
SaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 14 (42.42%) .NET
3 14 (42.42%) C#
3 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
4 13 (39.39%) MVC
4 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (36.36%) TDD
6 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
8 9 (27.27%) User Experience
9 8 (24.24%) People Management
9 8 (24.24%) Line Management
9 8 (24.24%) Agile Project Management
9 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
9 8 (24.24%) CSS
9 8 (24.24%) Project Management
9 8 (24.24%) HTML
9 8 (24.24%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (21.21%) SQL
10 7 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
11 6 (18.18%) .NET Core
12 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
12 5 (15.15%) Protractor
12 5 (15.15%) Grunt

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.15%) GitHub
4 3 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.03%) IaaS
5 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) NAS
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) Spatial Data
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Grunt
2 5 (15.15%) Protractor
3 3 (9.09%) Bower
3 3 (9.09%) gulp
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
4 6 (18.18%) Azure Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (24.24%) CSS
4 8 (24.24%) HTML
5 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
5 7 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Core
7 5 (15.15%) Ionic Framework
7 5 (15.15%) React
7 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.09%) Angular 2
8 3 (9.09%) Dropwizard
8 3 (9.09%) JAX-RS
8 3 (9.09%) RESTful
8 3 (9.09%) Spring
9 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
9 2 (6.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) MVC
3 12 (36.36%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (24.24%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (24.24%) Line Management
4 8 (24.24%) People Management
4 8 (24.24%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
5 5 (15.15%) Web Development
6 3 (9.09%) Microservices
6 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C#
1 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) Java 8
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CCA
1 2 (6.06%) CCAA
1 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Xen
2 2 (6.06%) XenServer
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Sage
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) IBM