Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 106 119
Rank change year-on-year +35 +13 +77
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 223 244 349
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.94% 2.88% 2.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.05% 11.50% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 176 187 343
Median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% -8.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1,850 2,122 2,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.67% 25.08% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,355 1,649 2,002
Median annual salary £47,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.50% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 -20 57 £65,000 +10.64% 4
Bedfordshire +30 54 £55,000 - 1
Essex +48 47 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Suffolk +18 24 £32,500 -14.47% 1
Norfolk +1 21 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 20 £50,000 - 4
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 82 (36.77%) Azure
2 65 (29.15%) PaaS
3 63 (28.25%) .NET
3 63 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (26.91%) Microsoft
5 58 (26.01%) C#
5 58 (26.01%) Marketing
6 52 (23.32%) CRM
7 51 (22.87%) JavaScript
8 46 (20.63%) Finance
9 42 (18.83%) Oracle
10 33 (14.80%) MVC
10 33 (14.80%) IaaS
11 32 (14.35%) SQL
11 32 (14.35%) HTML
12 30 (13.45%) B2B
13 28 (12.56%) Java
13 28 (12.56%) PHP
13 28 (12.56%) ASP.NET
13 28 (12.56%) CSS
13 28 (12.56%) Oracle CX
14 27 (12.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (12.11%) Retail
15 26 (11.66%) Web Development
15 26 (11.66%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
15 26 (11.66%) REST
16 25 (11.21%) Git (software)
16 25 (11.21%) Mobile First
16 25 (11.21%) Presales
16 25 (11.21%) Web Services

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 9 (4.04%) nginx
2 7 (3.14%) CMS
3 6 (2.69%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.90%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.45%) Confluence
6 1 (0.45%) Documentum
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.45%) InVision
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.45%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 12 (5.38%) Oracle CRM
2 6 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.35%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 82 (36.77%) Azure
2 65 (29.15%) PaaS
3 33 (14.80%) IaaS
4 28 (12.56%) Oracle CX
5 24 (10.76%) AWS
6 16 (7.17%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 15 (6.73%) GCP
8 5 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (2.24%) Office 365
9 4 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.35%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (1.35%) AWS Fargate
11 2 (0.90%) GitHub
12 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.45%) Heroku
12 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.45%) Trello
12 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.73%) HTTP
2 11 (4.93%) Firewall
3 9 (4.04%) DNS
4 7 (3.14%) Internet
4 7 (3.14%) Network Security
5 6 (2.69%) BGP
5 6 (2.69%) OSPF
5 6 (2.69%) VoIP
5 6 (2.69%) VPLS
5 6 (2.69%) VRRP
5 6 (2.69%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.79%) WAN
6 4 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.90%) DHCP
8 2 (0.90%) LAN
8 2 (0.90%) PBX
8 2 (0.90%) VLAN
9 1 (0.45%) Broadband
9 1 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.73%) Relational Database
2 13 (5.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.48%) MySQL
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.69%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.24%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.35%) Big Data
6 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.90%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.45%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.45%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (11.21%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.17%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.48%) JIRA
4 7 (3.14%) Subversion
5 6 (2.69%) NUnit
5 6 (2.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.79%) Grunt
6 4 (1.79%) webpack
7 3 (1.35%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.35%) JProfiler
7 3 (1.35%) Selenium
7 3 (1.35%) Spinnaker
8 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.45%) Log4j
9 1 (0.45%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (26.01%) Marketing
2 46 (20.63%) Finance
3 27 (12.11%) Retail
4 9 (4.04%) Automotive
5 6 (2.69%) Police
6 3 (1.35%) Billing
6 3 (1.35%) Publishing
7 2 (0.90%) Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) French Language
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.45%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (30.94%) Developer
2 36 (16.14%) Architect
3 35 (15.70%) Consultant
4 30 (13.45%) .NET Developer
5 21 (9.42%) Senior Developer
6 19 (8.52%) Senior Consultant
7 15 (6.73%) CRM Consultant
7 15 (6.73%) Oracle Consultant
8 14 (6.28%) Project Manager
8 14 (6.28%) Web Developer
9 13 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (5.38%) Analyst
10 12 (5.38%) Oracle CRM Consultant
11 11 (4.93%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (4.48%) Business Analyst
12 10 (4.48%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (4.48%) PHP Developer
12 10 (4.48%) Senior Oracle Consultant
13 9 (4.04%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.25%) .NET
2 32 (14.35%) HTML
3 28 (12.56%) ASP.NET
3 28 (12.56%) CSS
4 26 (11.66%) REST
5 25 (11.21%) Web Services
6 24 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (10.76%) SOAP
7 23 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 21 (9.42%) AngularJS
8 21 (9.42%) Middleware
9 19 (8.52%) Laravel
10 17 (7.62%) React
11 14 (6.28%) jQuery
12 10 (4.48%) Sass
12 10 (4.48%) Vue.js
13 9 (4.04%) HTML5
13 9 (4.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (4.04%) XML
14 8 (3.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.31%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (8.52%) User Experience
4 12 (5.38%) Data Centre
4 12 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.69%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.69%) NHS
7 5 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.24%) Social Media
8 4 (1.79%) Life Science
9 3 (1.35%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.35%) FMCG
9 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.35%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.90%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.90%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.45%) Replication
11 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.73%) Linux
2 12 (5.38%) Windows
3 5 (2.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.90%) Android
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (23.32%) CRM
3 33 (14.80%) MVC
4 30 (13.45%) B2B
5 27 (12.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (11.66%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 26 (11.66%) Web Development
7 25 (11.21%) Mobile First
7 25 (11.21%) Presales
8 22 (9.87%) Microservices
8 22 (9.87%) Waterfall
9 21 (9.42%) API Development
10 19 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.73%) Project Management
13 14 (6.28%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (6.28%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.28%) Service Delivery
14 13 (5.83%) Scrum
15 12 (5.38%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (26.01%) C#
2 51 (22.87%) JavaScript
3 32 (14.35%) SQL
4 28 (12.56%) Java
4 28 (12.56%) PHP
5 10 (4.48%) Python
6 9 (4.04%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.59%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.59%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.69%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.90%) C++
9 2 (0.90%) Java 8
9 2 (0.90%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.45%) R
10 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (7.17%) Degree
2 9 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.69%) JNCIE
3 6 (2.69%) JNCIP
3 6 (2.69%) JNCIS
4 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.45%) AAT
5 1 (0.45%) ACCA
5 1 (0.45%) APMG
5 1 (0.45%) CCNA
5 1 (0.45%) CIMA
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.45%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.45%) MBA
5 1 (0.45%) MCP
5 1 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.04%) QA
2 6 (2.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.90%) PMO
4 1 (0.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (10.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.59%) Docker
3 7 (3.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.90%) XenApp
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.04%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.14%) Puppet
3 6 (2.69%) Ansible
3 6 (2.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.35%) WSUS
5 2 (0.90%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.90%) Kibana
5 2 (0.90%) logstash
5 2 (0.90%) SCCM
6 1 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 60 (26.91%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.83%) Oracle
3 16 (7.17%) VMware
4 8 (3.59%) Citrix
4 8 (3.59%) Google
5 7 (3.14%) Cognizant
5 7 (3.14%) Juniper
6 5 (2.24%) SAP
7 4 (1.79%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.35%) Cisco
8 3 (1.35%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.35%) New Relic
8 3 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.90%) Avaya
9 2 (0.90%) Mitel
9 2 (0.90%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.90%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.45%) Dell
10 1 (0.45%) EMC
10 1 (0.45%) WatchGuard