Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 155 187
Rank change year-on-year +35 +32 -19
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 299 239 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.70% 2.07% 1.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.96% 12.59% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 224 211 187
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,750 £72,500 £64,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 2,499 1,898 1,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 22.57% 16.47% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,903 1,559 1,152
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 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
Hertfordshire +34 123 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Bedfordshire +30 69 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Cambridgeshire -13 54 £50,000 - 11
Suffolk +19 26 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Essex +19 15 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Norfolk +27 12 £75,000 +114.29% 3
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 126 (42.14%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (41.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (28.43%) Microsoft
4 74 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (23.08%) Linux
6 68 (22.74%) .NET
7 66 (22.07%) JavaScript
8 63 (21.07%) DevOps
9 52 (17.39%) Java
9 52 (17.39%) SQL
10 51 (17.06%) ITIL
10 51 (17.06%) Finance
11 48 (16.05%) CRM
12 47 (15.72%) Service Delivery
13 41 (13.71%) Salesforce.com
14 39 (13.04%) XML
15 38 (12.71%) C#
15 38 (12.71%) Windows
15 38 (12.71%) Change Management
15 38 (12.71%) Software Engineering
16 37 (12.37%) IaaS
17 36 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
18 35 (11.71%) JIRA
19 34 (11.37%) Mobile App
19 34 (11.37%) PaaS
19 34 (11.37%) HTML
20 32 (10.70%) Software Delivery
21 31 (10.37%) Big Data
21 31 (10.37%) Analytics
21 31 (10.37%) Release Management

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 20 (6.69%) OpenStack
2 12 (4.01%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.01%) WordPress
4 8 (2.68%) GlassFish
4 8 (2.68%) JBoss
4 8 (2.68%) MQSeries
4 8 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.01%) IIS
6 4 (1.34%) CMS
6 4 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) Confluence
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.67%) SAP GRC
2 5 (1.67%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.34%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.00%) NetSuite
4 3 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.33%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 126 (42.14%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (41.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (12.37%) IaaS
4 34 (11.37%) PaaS
5 9 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.34%) Office 365
7 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.00%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.00%) CloudFront
7 3 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.67%) Force.com
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle CX
8 2 (0.67%) Slack
9 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.33%) Datadog
9 1 (0.33%) Serverless
9 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.03%) Firewall
1 24 (8.03%) VPN
2 17 (5.69%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.35%) SAN
4 15 (5.02%) DNS
5 14 (4.68%) Reverse Proxy
6 13 (4.35%) Internet
7 9 (3.01%) FTP
7 9 (3.01%) IPsec
7 9 (3.01%) SSL
8 4 (1.34%) Network Security
8 4 (1.34%) VSAN
9 3 (1.00%) Junos
10 2 (0.67%) OpenFlow
11 1 (0.33%) 3G
11 1 (0.33%) DMZ
11 1 (0.33%) LTE
11 1 (0.33%) NAS
11 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.37%) Big Data
2 19 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.68%) MySQL
3 14 (4.68%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.01%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (1.00%) MariaDB
5 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 35 (11.71%) JIRA
2 12 (4.01%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (3.01%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.68%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.34%) Selenium
7 3 (1.00%) NUnit
7 3 (1.00%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.67%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.67%) Grunt
8 2 (0.67%) gulp
8 2 (0.67%) MSTest
8 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.67%) TestRail
8 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.33%) Log4Net
9 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (17.06%) Finance
2 27 (9.03%) Banking
3 23 (7.69%) Retail
4 10 (3.34%) Marketing
5 8 (2.68%) French Language
5 8 (2.68%) German Language
5 8 (2.68%) Swedish Language
6 7 (2.34%) Legal
7 6 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.00%) Military
9 2 (0.67%) Billing
9 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (15.05%) Developer
2 42 (14.05%) Architect
3 33 (11.04%) Consultant
4 30 (10.03%) Analyst
4 30 (10.03%) AWS DevOps
5 29 (9.70%) DevOps Manager
6 27 (9.03%) Release Manager
7 25 (8.36%) Senior Consultant
8 24 (8.03%) Implementation Consultant
9 23 (7.69%) IT Manager
9 23 (7.69%) Senior Implementation Consultant
10 21 (7.02%) Infrastructure Architect
11 19 (6.35%) Senior Developer
12 17 (5.69%) Project Manager
12 17 (5.69%) Security Manager
13 16 (5.35%) Information Manager
13 16 (5.35%) Information Security Manager
13 16 (5.35%) Support Analyst
14 15 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
15 14 (4.68%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (22.74%) .NET
2 39 (13.04%) XML
3 34 (11.37%) HTML
4 27 (9.03%) REST
5 26 (8.70%) Web Services
6 25 (8.36%) CSS
7 15 (5.02%) AngularJS
8 11 (3.68%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.68%) Vue.js
9 10 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (3.01%) Laravel
10 9 (3.01%) React Native
11 8 (2.68%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (2.68%) EJB 3.0
11 8 (2.68%) HornetQ
11 8 (2.68%) Java EE
11 8 (2.68%) Java SE
11 8 (2.68%) JMS
11 8 (2.68%) jQuery
11 8 (2.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (11.37%) Mobile App
3 27 (9.03%) Data Centre
3 27 (9.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (4.68%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.35%) iPhone
5 13 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 13 (4.35%) Replication
6 12 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (3.68%) e-Learning
7 11 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (3.01%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (2.01%) User Experience
11 5 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.67%) Life Science
11 5 (1.67%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.34%) Fintech
13 3 (1.00%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.08%) Linux
2 38 (12.71%) Windows
3 24 (8.03%) Unix
4 7 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.00%) Solaris
6 3 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) Android
8 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (21.07%) DevOps
3 51 (17.06%) ITIL
4 48 (16.05%) CRM
5 47 (15.72%) Service Delivery
6 38 (12.71%) Change Management
6 38 (12.71%) Software Engineering
7 32 (10.70%) Software Delivery
8 31 (10.37%) Analytics
8 31 (10.37%) Release Management
9 30 (10.03%) Migration
9 30 (10.03%) Service Delivery Management
10 29 (9.70%) Transition Management
11 26 (8.70%) Presales
12 25 (8.36%) Information Security
12 25 (8.36%) SIEM
13 22 (7.36%) Business Development
14 21 (7.02%) Project Management
15 19 (6.35%) Mentoring
16 18 (6.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (22.07%) JavaScript
2 52 (17.39%) Java
2 52 (17.39%) SQL
3 38 (12.71%) C#
4 24 (8.03%) Apex Code
5 20 (6.69%) PowerShell
6 18 (6.02%) Python
7 14 (4.68%) PHP
8 9 (3.01%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.01%) C
9 8 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.34%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.01%) AWK
11 6 (2.01%) C++
12 3 (1.00%) Go
12 3 (1.00%) Perl
13 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.33%) Ruby
14 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (9.70%) Degree
2 16 (5.35%) CISM
2 16 (5.35%) CISSP
3 12 (4.01%) CRISC
4 11 (3.68%) AWS Certification
5 9 (3.01%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.34%) CISA
6 4 (1.34%) MCSE
6 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.34%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.00%) JNCIE
8 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.02%) GDPR
2 18 (6.02%) PCI DSS
3 14 (4.68%) ISO 22301
4 10 (3.34%) COBIT
4 10 (3.34%) QA
5 5 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (7.36%) Hyper-V
2 21 (7.02%) Docker
3 15 (5.02%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.34%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.34%) VMware NSX
6 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.68%) Puppet
2 6 (2.01%) Ansible
3 5 (1.67%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.34%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.34%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.34%) vRealize
5 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.33%) Nagios
5 1 (0.33%) Terraform
5 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (28.43%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.71%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (7.02%) VMware
4 20 (6.69%) IBM
5 16 (5.35%) LogRhythm
6 14 (4.68%) Oracle
7 13 (4.35%) Splunk
8 12 (4.01%) Cisco
9 9 (3.01%) Dell
9 9 (3.01%) LogLogic
9 9 (3.01%) Qualys
9 9 (3.01%) SAP
9 9 (3.01%) TIBCO
10 8 (2.68%) EMC
10 8 (2.68%) HP
11 7 (2.34%) Citrix
11 7 (2.34%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.34%) Xamarin
12 5 (1.67%) Samsung
13 4 (1.34%) NetApp