Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 163 233
Rank change year-on-year +56 +70 -80
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 340 233 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.79% 1.87% 1.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.87% 12.97% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 289 204 139
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £91,850 £68,375 £77,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +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 2,642 1,797 1,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.70% 14.40% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,058 1,444 1,121
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 £27,425 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +17 112 £60,000 +23.08% 2
Bedfordshire +42 97 £55,000 +48.65% 4
Cambridgeshire -2 64 £45,000 -8.16% 9
Suffolk +33 40 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Norfolk +25 14 £93,500 +107.78% 9
Essex +16 12 £57,500 +57.53% 5
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 139 (40.88%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (31.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (26.76%) JavaScript
3 91 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (24.41%) DevOps
5 78 (22.94%) Microsoft
6 64 (18.82%) Service Delivery
7 62 (18.24%) Finance
7 62 (18.24%) SQL
8 57 (16.76%) Java
9 54 (15.88%) HTML
10 53 (15.59%) Linux
11 52 (15.29%) .NET
11 52 (15.29%) ITIL
12 48 (14.12%) Docker
13 44 (12.94%) Change Management
14 40 (11.76%) CRM
14 40 (11.76%) Degree
15 39 (11.47%) PaaS
16 38 (11.18%) IaaS
16 38 (11.18%) JIRA
16 38 (11.18%) C#
17 37 (10.88%) MySQL
18 36 (10.59%) Software Engineering
19 34 (10.00%) jQuery
20 33 (9.71%) Release Management
20 33 (9.71%) Web Development
21 32 (9.41%) Mobile App
21 32 (9.41%) Windows
22 31 (9.12%) Python

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 (2.94%) OpenStack
2 6 (1.76%) CloudStack
3 5 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.18%) IIS
4 4 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.59%) CMS
5 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) Apache
6 1 (0.29%) Confluence
6 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.29%) JBoss
6 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.29%) nginx
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (1.47%) InVision
1 5 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.65%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (2.35%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.88%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.88%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 139 (40.88%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (31.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (11.47%) PaaS
4 38 (11.18%) IaaS
5 14 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.76%) Office 365
8 6 (1.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.88%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.88%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle CX
11 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.29%) Datadog
11 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.41%) Firewall
2 11 (3.24%) SAN
2 11 (3.24%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.24%) VPN
3 9 (2.65%) IPsec
3 9 (2.65%) SSL
4 8 (2.35%) DNS
4 8 (2.35%) FTP
5 7 (2.06%) VSAN
6 5 (1.47%) DHCP
6 5 (1.47%) Junos
6 5 (1.47%) OpenFlow
7 4 (1.18%) Network Security
8 2 (0.59%) HTTP
8 2 (0.59%) Internet
8 2 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.59%) VLAN
9 1 (0.29%) DMZ
9 1 (0.29%) Intranet
9 1 (0.29%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.88%) MySQL
2 25 (7.35%) Big Data
3 14 (4.12%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.24%) SQL Server
5 10 (2.94%) MariaDB
6 4 (1.18%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.29%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 38 (11.18%) JIRA
2 30 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.94%) gulp
3 27 (7.94%) Vagrant
4 24 (7.06%) Jenkins
5 14 (4.12%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (2.94%) webpack
7 9 (2.65%) JBehave
7 9 (2.65%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (2.65%) WebDriver
8 7 (2.06%) Grunt
8 7 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.88%) NUnit
9 3 (0.88%) Selenium
9 3 (0.88%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.88%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.59%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.59%) MSTest
10 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (18.24%) Finance
2 31 (9.12%) Retail
3 29 (8.53%) Banking
4 25 (7.35%) Marketing
5 10 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.47%) French Language
7 5 (1.47%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.47%) German Language
7 5 (1.47%) Legal
8 3 (0.88%) Back Office
8 3 (0.88%) Military
8 3 (0.88%) Swedish Language
9 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.59%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (20.29%) Developer
2 35 (10.29%) Architect
3 31 (9.12%) Release Manager
4 29 (8.53%) AWS DevOps
5 26 (7.65%) Consultant
5 26 (7.65%) Web Developer
6 25 (7.35%) DevOps Manager
7 21 (6.18%) Analyst
8 20 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
9 18 (5.29%) Lead Architect
10 17 (5.00%) IT Manager
10 17 (5.00%) SaaS Developer
10 17 (5.00%) Service Manager
11 16 (4.71%) Implementation Consultant
11 16 (4.71%) Project Manager
11 16 (4.71%) Sales Manager
11 16 (4.71%) Senior Implementation Consultant
12 15 (4.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 14 (4.12%) Software Consultant
13 14 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.88%) HTML
2 52 (15.29%) .NET
3 34 (10.00%) jQuery
4 30 (8.82%) React
5 25 (7.35%) AngularJS
6 23 (6.76%) CSS
6 23 (6.76%) REST
6 23 (6.76%) Sass
6 23 (6.76%) XML
7 18 (5.29%) Web Services
8 17 (5.00%) Laravel
9 16 (4.71%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 15 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (4.12%) HTML5
11 14 (4.12%) JSON
12 12 (3.53%) ASP.NET
13 9 (2.65%) CodeMirror
13 9 (2.65%) D3.js
13 9 (2.65%) Node.js
13 9 (2.65%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.41%) Mobile App
2 25 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (6.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 20 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 16 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.41%) Public Cloud
7 13 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (3.24%) e-Learning
8 11 (3.24%) User Experience
9 10 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.94%) Life Science
10 9 (2.65%) Private Cloud
11 8 (2.35%) iPhone
12 6 (1.76%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.76%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (1.18%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.18%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 53 (15.59%) Linux
2 32 (9.41%) Windows
3 17 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.06%) Solaris
5 5 (1.47%) Android
5 5 (1.47%) CentOS
5 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.18%) Unix
6 4 (1.18%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.18%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.59%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (24.41%) DevOps
3 64 (18.82%) Service Delivery
4 52 (15.29%) ITIL
5 44 (12.94%) Change Management
6 40 (11.76%) CRM
7 36 (10.59%) Software Engineering
8 33 (9.71%) Release Management
8 33 (9.71%) Web Development
9 31 (9.12%) MVC
10 29 (8.53%) Software Delivery
11 27 (7.94%) Business Development
12 25 (7.35%) SDLC
13 24 (7.06%) Analytics
13 24 (7.06%) Service Delivery Management
14 23 (6.76%) Creative Thinking
14 23 (6.76%) Presales
14 23 (6.76%) Transition Management
15 22 (6.47%) Scrum
15 22 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (26.76%) JavaScript
2 62 (18.24%) SQL
3 57 (16.76%) Java
4 38 (11.18%) C#
5 31 (9.12%) Python
6 29 (8.53%) PHP
7 24 (7.06%) PowerShell
8 20 (5.88%) Apex Code
9 13 (3.82%) C
10 12 (3.53%) Perl
11 11 (3.24%) C++
12 10 (2.94%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.65%) ES6
14 8 (2.35%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.76%) Ruby
16 4 (1.18%) Go
17 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.59%) VBScript
18 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (11.76%) Degree
2 14 (4.12%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.35%) MCSE
5 7 (2.06%) MCSA
6 6 (1.76%) MCITP
7 4 (1.18%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.88%) JNCIE
9 2 (0.59%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.59%) MCP
9 2 (0.59%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CCNA
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CISSP
10 1 (0.29%) ISEB
10 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.29%) PMP
10 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.41%) QA
3 11 (3.24%) GDPR
4 7 (2.06%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.06%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (14.12%) Docker
2 12 (3.53%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.06%) VMware NSX
5 6 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.47%) Xen
7 4 (1.18%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (6.18%) Ansible
1 21 (6.18%) Puppet
2 20 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.35%) Kubernetes
4 7 (2.06%) SCOrch
4 7 (2.06%) SCVMM
4 7 (2.06%) vRealize
5 2 (0.59%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.29%) Terraform
6 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 78 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.94%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (4.71%) VMware
4 14 (4.12%) Cisco
5 13 (3.82%) IBM
5 13 (3.82%) Oracle
6 12 (3.53%) Adobe
7 11 (3.24%) Citrix
8 9 (2.65%) SAP
8 9 (2.65%) Splunk
9 8 (2.35%) Dell
9 8 (2.35%) JD Edwards
9 8 (2.35%) LogLogic
9 8 (2.35%) Qualys
9 8 (2.35%) TIBCO
10 7 (2.06%) EMC
10 7 (2.06%) HP
10 7 (2.06%) Micro Focus
11 5 (1.47%) Epicor
11 5 (1.47%) Infor