Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 97 59 77
Rank change year-on-year -38 +18 +10
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 205 154 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.10% 4.01% 3.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.30% 12.47% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 116 145 101
10th Percentile £31,000 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,375 £41,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £72,813 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £85,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.35%

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 East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,205 1,235 1,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.39% 32.18% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,211 938 1,133
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,175 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.66% +11.58% -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.30% +4.55%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in the East of England

SaaS
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in the East of England.

Salary trend for SaaS in the East of England

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SaaS in the East of England

SaaS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 May 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
Cambridgeshire +7 137 £60,000 - 29
Hertfordshire -39 31 £72,500 +23.40% 16
Bedfordshire -27 18 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Essex -58 17 £50,000 -14.89% 1
Suffolk -15 3 £50,000 -2.91%
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 16 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 84 (40.98%) Azure
2 67 (32.68%) Social Skills
3 66 (32.20%) Agile
4 61 (29.76%) Problem-Solving
5 59 (28.78%) Finance
5 59 (28.78%) AWS
6 53 (25.85%) DevOps
7 43 (20.98%) Analytical Skills
8 40 (19.51%) Degree
9 38 (18.54%) Microservices
10 37 (18.05%) Scrum
10 37 (18.05%) C#
10 37 (18.05%) JavaScript
10 37 (18.05%) .NET
11 33 (16.10%) Windows
11 33 (16.10%) Software Engineering
12 32 (15.61%) Microsoft
13 30 (14.63%) Kubernetes
13 30 (14.63%) PaaS
14 28 (13.66%) Oracle
14 28 (13.66%) Project Management
14 28 (13.66%) Risk Management
15 27 (13.17%) TypeScript
16 25 (12.20%) Test Automation
16 25 (12.20%) HTML
16 25 (12.20%) Linux
16 25 (12.20%) CSS
16 25 (12.20%) Computer Science
16 25 (12.20%) CI/CD
17 24 (11.71%) User Stories

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.46%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.46%) WordPress
3 2 (0.98%) Confluence
4 1 (0.49%) Apache
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.49%) Ethereum
4 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.88%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (4.39%) SAP ERP
2 9 (4.39%) SAP MDG
3 5 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (1.46%) Shopify
5 2 (0.98%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.49%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 84 (40.98%) Azure
2 59 (28.78%) AWS
3 30 (14.63%) PaaS
4 18 (8.78%) IaaS
5 15 (7.32%) Microsoft 365
6 6 (2.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.93%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 6 (2.93%) GitHub
7 5 (2.44%) Heroku
7 5 (2.44%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.95%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.95%) GCP
8 4 (1.95%) Mimecast
9 3 (1.46%) AWS IoT
9 3 (1.46%) BlazeMeter
9 3 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.46%) Tricentis Tosca
9 3 (1.46%) Yammer
10 2 (0.98%) Semaphore
10 2 (0.98%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.32%) Firewall
2 14 (6.83%) DNS
3 8 (3.90%) HTTP
4 7 (3.41%) Internet
5 6 (2.93%) Wireless
6 5 (2.44%) VoIP
7 3 (1.46%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.46%) IPsec
7 3 (1.46%) LAN
7 3 (1.46%) NX-OS
7 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.46%) VLAN
7 3 (1.46%) VPN
7 3 (1.46%) WAN
8 2 (0.98%) DHCP
8 2 (0.98%) SAN
9 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.49%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.34%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (5.37%) Looker
4 11 (5.37%) Tableau
5 9 (4.39%) SAP HANA
6 8 (3.90%) Big Data
6 8 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.95%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.98%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (0.98%) Metadata
8 2 (0.98%) MySQL
8 2 (0.98%) Redis
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.49%) Data Vault
9 1 (0.49%) Delta Lake
9 1 (0.49%) OLTP
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (8.78%) Selenium
2 15 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.34%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.88%) Cypress.io
5 9 (4.39%) JIRA
5 9 (4.39%) webpack
6 6 (2.93%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.93%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.93%) Mocha
6 6 (2.93%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (1.95%) NUnit
7 4 (1.95%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.46%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.46%) JMeter
8 3 (1.46%) Maven
8 3 (1.46%) NeoLoad
8 3 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.46%) Postman
8 3 (1.46%) Tricentis qTest
9 2 (0.98%) Capybara
General
1 67 (32.68%) Social Skills
2 59 (28.78%) Finance
3 43 (20.98%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (10.24%) Marketing
5 12 (5.85%) Environmental Health
6 11 (5.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (4.88%) Legal
8 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.93%) Retail
10 4 (1.95%) Advertising
11 2 (0.98%) Law
12 1 (0.49%) Automotive
12 1 (0.49%) Banking
12 1 (0.49%) Games
12 1 (0.49%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.49%) Military
12 1 (0.49%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.49%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.49%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 42 (20.49%) Developer
2 25 (12.20%) Architect
3 14 (6.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (5.85%) Data Engineer
4 12 (5.85%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (5.85%) Senior Data Engineer
5 11 (5.37%) Analyst
5 11 (5.37%) Azure Engineer
5 11 (5.37%) C# Developer
5 11 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (4.88%) Administrator
6 10 (4.88%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (4.39%) Senior Architect
7 9 (4.39%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 8 (3.90%) Help Desk Analyst
8 8 (3.90%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (3.41%) Principal Architect
9 7 (3.41%) Software Manager
9 7 (3.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.05%) .NET
2 25 (12.20%) CSS
2 25 (12.20%) HTML
3 24 (11.71%) React
4 21 (10.24%) .NET Core
4 21 (10.24%) Node.js
5 20 (9.76%) REST
6 18 (8.78%) HTML5
7 14 (6.83%) AngularJS
7 14 (6.83%) Redux
8 13 (6.34%) .NET Framework
9 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.93%) Chai
10 6 (2.93%) Enzyme
10 6 (2.93%) Jest
10 6 (2.93%) RESTful
10 6 (2.93%) Sass
11 5 (2.44%) Web Services
11 5 (2.44%) WS-I
12 4 (1.95%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.80%) Cloud Native
2 15 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.88%) Public Cloud
4 9 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.39%) Life Science
4 9 (4.39%) Social Media
4 9 (4.39%) User Experience
5 8 (3.90%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.93%) IoT
7 5 (2.44%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (1.46%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.98%) Femtech
9 2 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.49%) Industry 4.0
10 1 (0.49%) Legacy Code
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.10%) Windows
2 25 (12.20%) Linux
3 14 (6.83%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.88%) Unix
5 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.93%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.44%) Android
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.20%) Agile
2 61 (29.76%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (25.85%) DevOps
4 38 (18.54%) Microservices
5 37 (18.05%) Scrum
6 33 (16.10%) Software Engineering
7 28 (13.66%) Project Management
7 28 (13.66%) Risk Management
8 25 (12.20%) CI/CD
8 25 (12.20%) Computer Science
8 25 (12.20%) Test Automation
9 24 (11.71%) User Stories
10 19 (9.27%) Fintech
11 18 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (8.29%) Mentoring
13 15 (7.32%) Coaching
13 15 (7.32%) ERP
13 15 (7.32%) Machine Learning
13 15 (7.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.05%) C#
1 37 (18.05%) JavaScript
2 27 (13.17%) TypeScript
3 18 (8.78%) SQL
4 17 (8.29%) Python
5 16 (7.80%) Java
6 13 (6.34%) PowerShell
7 11 (5.37%) C
7 11 (5.37%) C++
8 8 (3.90%) Kotlin
9 5 (2.44%) Bash
9 5 (2.44%) PHP
10 4 (1.95%) Go
10 4 (1.95%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.46%) Delphi
11 3 (1.46%) Rust
12 2 (0.98%) Bicep
12 2 (0.98%) GLSL
12 2 (0.98%) HLSL
12 2 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (19.51%) Degree
2 23 (11.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.93%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.93%) PMP
4 5 (2.44%) MCSA
4 5 (2.44%) MCSE
4 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.95%) CCNA
5 4 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.95%) CISSP
5 4 (1.95%) ISACA
5 4 (1.95%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.46%) CCNP
6 3 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.46%) PhD
7 1 (0.49%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.83%) QA
2 10 (4.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.90%) SLA
4 4 (1.95%) NIST
4 4 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.49%) GRC
System Software
1 17 (8.29%) Active Directory
1 17 (8.29%) Docker
2 15 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.34%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.44%) Firmware
4 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.98%) KVM
5 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (14.63%) Kubernetes
2 12 (5.85%) Terraform
3 7 (3.41%) Ansible
3 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (3.41%) SCCM
4 3 (1.46%) Foglight
4 3 (1.46%) HAProxy
4 3 (1.46%) Nagios
4 3 (1.46%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.98%) Grafana
5 2 (0.98%) Kibana
5 2 (0.98%) SCOM
5 2 (0.98%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.98%) WSUS
6 1 (0.49%) Control-M
6 1 (0.49%) Kustomize
6 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.49%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.49%) Puppet
6 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.66%) Oracle
3 18 (8.78%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (7.32%) VMware
5 14 (6.83%) SAP
6 10 (4.88%) Google
7 9 (4.39%) Cisco
7 9 (4.39%) Facebook
8 5 (2.44%) Citrix
8 5 (2.44%) Meraki
8 5 (2.44%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.95%) FireEye
9 4 (1.95%) Proofpoint
9 4 (1.95%) Symantec
9 4 (1.95%) Veeam
9 4 (1.95%) Zscaler
10 3 (1.46%) Arista
10 3 (1.46%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.46%) F5
10 3 (1.46%) MuleSoft