Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 140 179
Rank change year-on-year +32 +39 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 298 266 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.93% 2.23% 1.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.63% 13.43% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 204 241 186
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +13.33% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £30,125
90th Percentile £76,750 £76,250 £64,000
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% - +6.80%

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 2,359 1,981 1,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 23.23% 16.60% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,783 1,628 1,177
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,625 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,820
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.31% +3.64%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +36 140 £60,000 - 14
Bedfordshire +14 55 £55,000 -15.38% 6
Cambridgeshire -5 47 £50,000 - 17
Norfolk +25 22 £62,500 -16.67% 5
Suffolk +11 20 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Essex 0 14 £50,000 +42.86% 5
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 134 (44.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (39.60%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (30.20%) Microsoft
4 87 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (25.50%) .NET
6 73 (24.50%) Linux
7 67 (22.48%) JavaScript
8 53 (17.79%) Java
8 53 (17.79%) ITIL
9 52 (17.45%) DevOps
10 50 (16.78%) Windows
11 48 (16.11%) CRM
12 46 (15.44%) HTML
12 46 (15.44%) IaaS
13 45 (15.10%) XML
14 44 (14.77%) Salesforce.com
14 44 (14.77%) C#
15 42 (14.09%) CSS
15 42 (14.09%) Analytics
16 39 (13.09%) Enterprise Software
16 39 (13.09%) PaaS
17 37 (12.42%) Service Delivery
17 37 (12.42%) Change Management
18 36 (12.08%) Mobile App
19 35 (11.74%) Migration
19 35 (11.74%) SQL
19 35 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
20 34 (11.41%) Software Engineering
20 34 (11.41%) JIRA
21 33 (11.07%) Finance

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 23 (7.72%) OpenStack
2 15 (5.03%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.03%) WordPress
3 11 (3.69%) GlassFish
3 11 (3.69%) JBoss
3 11 (3.69%) MQSeries
3 11 (3.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (3.69%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.68%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.35%) IIS
6 5 (1.68%) CMS
6 5 (1.68%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.34%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (4.36%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (1.34%) SAP GRC
2 4 (1.34%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.01%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.01%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 134 (44.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (39.60%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (15.44%) IaaS
4 39 (13.09%) PaaS
5 12 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (2.68%) Office 365
7 5 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.01%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.01%) G Suite
9 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.67%) Force.com
9 2 (0.67%) Slack
10 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.34%) Datadog
10 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.34%) npm
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.05%) VPN
2 23 (7.72%) Firewall
2 23 (7.72%) Internet
3 20 (6.71%) DNS
4 19 (6.38%) TCP/IP
5 18 (6.04%) SAN
6 17 (5.70%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (2.01%) FTP
7 6 (2.01%) IPsec
7 6 (2.01%) SSL
8 4 (1.34%) Skype
8 4 (1.34%) VSAN
9 3 (1.01%) HTTP
9 3 (1.01%) VLAN
10 2 (0.67%) DHCP
10 2 (0.67%) LAN
11 1 (0.34%) 3G
11 1 (0.34%) GSM
11 1 (0.34%) VoIP
11 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.40%) Big Data
2 21 (7.05%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.68%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.68%) MySQL
4 7 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.68%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 34 (11.41%) JIRA
2 19 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.02%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.01%) Subversion
4 6 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.01%) gulp
6 3 (1.01%) Selenium
6 3 (1.01%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.67%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.67%) Grunt
7 2 (0.67%) NUnit
7 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.67%) TestRail
8 1 (0.34%) JBehave
8 1 (0.34%) Log4Net
8 1 (0.34%) MSTest
8 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (11.07%) Finance
2 27 (9.06%) Retail
3 17 (5.70%) Banking
4 12 (4.03%) French Language
4 12 (4.03%) German Language
4 12 (4.03%) Swedish Language
5 6 (2.01%) Marketing
6 5 (1.68%) Legal
6 5 (1.68%) Publishing
7 4 (1.34%) Back Office
7 4 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.01%) Military
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (18.46%) Developer
2 45 (15.10%) Architect
3 38 (12.75%) Consultant
4 31 (10.40%) Release Manager
5 30 (10.07%) AWS DevOps
6 29 (9.73%) DevOps Manager
7 27 (9.06%) Senior Developer
8 26 (8.72%) Analyst
9 24 (8.05%) Infrastructure Architect
10 22 (7.38%) Security Manager
11 20 (6.71%) .NET Developer
12 19 (6.38%) Big Data Manager
12 19 (6.38%) Junior
13 18 (6.04%) IT Manager
13 18 (6.04%) Junior Developer
14 17 (5.70%) Senior Consultant
15 16 (5.37%) Implementation Consultant
15 16 (5.37%) Information Manager
15 16 (5.37%) Information Security Manager
15 16 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (25.50%) .NET
2 46 (15.44%) HTML
3 45 (15.10%) XML
4 42 (14.09%) CSS
5 31 (10.40%) Web Services
6 22 (7.38%) ASP.NET
7 21 (7.05%) REST
8 18 (6.04%) AngularJS
8 18 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (5.37%) HTML5
11 15 (5.03%) XHTML
12 14 (4.70%) Laravel
12 14 (4.70%) Vue.js
12 14 (4.70%) XSL
13 13 (4.36%) Ajax
13 13 (4.36%) jQuery
13 13 (4.36%) JSP
13 13 (4.36%) React Native
13 13 (4.36%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.09%) Enterprise Software
2 36 (12.08%) Mobile App
3 29 (9.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 27 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (8.39%) Data Centre
6 18 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (5.37%) Replication
8 12 (4.03%) iPhone
8 12 (4.03%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.69%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (3.69%) Public Cloud
9 11 (3.69%) User Experience
10 8 (2.68%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.68%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (1.34%) e-Learning
12 4 (1.34%) EPoS
12 4 (1.34%) Fintech
12 4 (1.34%) Life Science
12 4 (1.34%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (24.50%) Linux
2 50 (16.78%) Windows
3 27 (9.06%) Unix
4 10 (3.36%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.67%) Android
8 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.34%) CentOS
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (17.79%) ITIL
3 52 (17.45%) DevOps
4 48 (16.11%) CRM
5 42 (14.09%) Analytics
6 37 (12.42%) Change Management
6 37 (12.42%) Service Delivery
7 35 (11.74%) Migration
7 35 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (11.41%) Software Engineering
9 31 (10.40%) Release Management
10 29 (9.73%) Service Delivery Management
10 29 (9.73%) Transition Management
11 28 (9.40%) Presales
12 27 (9.06%) Mentoring
13 24 (8.05%) Decision-Making
13 24 (8.05%) MVC
13 24 (8.05%) Project Management
14 22 (7.38%) SIEM
15 21 (7.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (22.48%) JavaScript
2 53 (17.79%) Java
3 44 (14.77%) C#
4 35 (11.74%) SQL
5 27 (9.06%) Apex Code
6 22 (7.38%) PowerShell
7 16 (5.37%) PHP
8 15 (5.03%) Python
9 12 (4.03%) Bash Shell
10 11 (3.69%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.02%) AWK
12 6 (2.01%) C
13 5 (1.68%) ES6
13 5 (1.68%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.34%) C++
15 3 (1.01%) Go
15 3 (1.01%) XAML
16 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (9.06%) Degree
2 21 (7.05%) CISM
2 21 (7.05%) CISSP
3 14 (4.70%) AWS Certification
4 12 (4.03%) CRISC
5 10 (3.36%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (1.68%) CCSP
6 5 (1.68%) CEH
6 5 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.68%) SANS
6 5 (1.68%) SSCP
7 4 (1.34%) CISA
7 4 (1.34%) MCSE
8 2 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (6.38%) PCI DSS
3 15 (5.03%) GDPR
4 14 (4.70%) ISO 22301
5 11 (3.69%) QA
6 10 (3.36%) COBIT
7 2 (0.67%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (9.40%) Hyper-V
2 18 (6.04%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (5.70%) Docker
4 16 (5.37%) Active Directory
5 9 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.34%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.67%) Xen
8 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (5.37%) Puppet
2 9 (3.02%) Ansible
3 8 (2.68%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.68%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.34%) SCCM
5 4 (1.34%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.34%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.34%) vRealize
6 1 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 90 (30.20%) Microsoft
2 44 (14.77%) Salesforce.com
3 30 (10.07%) VMware
4 23 (7.72%) IBM
5 16 (5.37%) LogRhythm
6 15 (5.03%) Cisco
6 15 (5.03%) Oracle
7 11 (3.69%) SAP
8 10 (3.36%) Splunk
8 10 (3.36%) Xamarin
9 8 (2.68%) Dell
9 8 (2.68%) EMC
10 7 (2.35%) HP
10 7 (2.35%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.01%) LogLogic
11 6 (2.01%) Qualys
11 6 (2.01%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.68%) Google
12 5 (1.68%) Samsung
13 4 (1.34%) Veeam