Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 185 199
Rank change year-on-year +75 +14 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 358 182 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.77% 1.49% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.07% 12.65% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 337 153 164
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £43,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -15.12% +13.89%
10th Percentile £35,750 £27,500 £27,650
90th Percentile £90,000 £62,500 £72,500
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 2,545 1,439 1,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.72% 11.79% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,020 1,182 1,051
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +12 119 £60,000 +33.33% 8
Bedfordshire +48 91 £65,000 +62.50% 8
Cambridgeshire +25 87 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Suffolk +25 28 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Norfolk +32 24 £93,500 +107.78% 2
Essex +7 8 £40,000 +9.59% 1
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 121 (33.80%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (26.26%) JavaScript
3 79 (22.07%) Microsoft
3 79 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 65 (18.16%) HTML
6 63 (17.60%) Finance
7 61 (17.04%) DevOps
8 60 (16.76%) Service Delivery
8 60 (16.76%) Linux
9 59 (16.48%) Java
10 53 (14.80%) jQuery
11 51 (14.25%) PaaS
12 49 (13.69%) Degree
13 47 (13.13%) IaaS
13 47 (13.13%) SQL
14 46 (12.85%) ITIL
15 45 (12.57%) MySQL
15 45 (12.57%) React
16 43 (12.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 41 (11.45%) Docker
17 41 (11.45%) Software Engineering
18 40 (11.17%) Windows
18 40 (11.17%) gulp
19 39 (10.89%) Scrum
20 38 (10.61%) MVC
20 38 (10.61%) Web Services
20 38 (10.61%) Web Development
21 37 (10.34%) AngularJS
22 36 (10.06%) PHP

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 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.68%) CloudStack
3 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.84%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) Apache
5 1 (0.28%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) nginx
5 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (1.40%) InVision
2 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.75%) NetSuite
2 10 (2.79%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.96%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.40%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 121 (33.80%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (14.25%) PaaS
4 47 (13.13%) IaaS
5 16 (4.47%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (3.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (2.79%) Office 365
8 6 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (1.40%) FinancialForce
10 4 (1.12%) G Suite
10 4 (1.12%) GitHub
10 4 (1.12%) Slack
11 2 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle CX
11 2 (0.56%) Serverless
12 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.31%) TCP/IP
2 16 (4.47%) DNS
3 15 (4.19%) Firewall
4 14 (3.91%) DHCP
5 10 (2.79%) SSL
6 9 (2.51%) Internet
7 5 (1.40%) HTTP
7 5 (1.40%) Junos
7 5 (1.40%) LAN
7 5 (1.40%) WAN
8 4 (1.12%) Network Security
8 4 (1.12%) OpenFlow
8 4 (1.12%) SAN
8 4 (1.12%) VoIP
9 3 (0.84%) VSAN
10 2 (0.56%) IPv6
10 2 (0.56%) SMS
10 2 (0.56%) VLAN
10 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.57%) MySQL
2 16 (4.47%) Big Data
3 11 (3.07%) MariaDB
4 9 (2.51%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.68%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.40%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.56%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.28%) Redis
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (11.17%) gulp
2 33 (9.22%) Jenkins
3 30 (8.38%) Git (software)
4 27 (7.54%) Vagrant
5 22 (6.15%) JIRA
6 17 (4.75%) Karma Test Runner
7 16 (4.47%) JBehave
7 16 (4.47%) WebDriver
8 10 (2.79%) webpack
9 6 (1.68%) Grunt
10 5 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.84%) Selenium
11 3 (0.84%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.84%) Toad
12 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.28%) Appium
13 1 (0.28%) LINQPad
General
1 63 (17.60%) Finance
2 32 (8.94%) Retail
3 28 (7.82%) Marketing
4 17 (4.75%) Banking
5 10 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.68%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.40%) Advertising
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Billing
8 2 (0.56%) Electronics
8 2 (0.56%) French Language
8 2 (0.56%) Games
8 2 (0.56%) German Language
8 2 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (24.02%) Developer
2 39 (10.89%) Architect
3 30 (8.38%) Web Developer
4 24 (6.70%) SaaS Developer
5 23 (6.42%) Consultant
5 23 (6.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (6.42%) Service Manager
6 21 (5.87%) Enterprise Architect
6 21 (5.87%) Release Manager
7 20 (5.59%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (4.75%) Applications Developer
8 17 (4.75%) Cloud Architect
8 17 (4.75%) Cloud Engineer
9 16 (4.47%) Applications Manager
9 16 (4.47%) PHP Developer
10 15 (4.19%) Senior Developer
11 14 (3.91%) AWS DevOps
11 14 (3.91%) Lead Architect
12 13 (3.63%) Senior Windows Engineer
12 13 (3.63%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (18.16%) HTML
2 53 (14.80%) jQuery
3 45 (12.57%) React
4 38 (10.61%) Web Services
5 37 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 28 (7.82%) HTML5
7 27 (7.54%) .NET
8 24 (6.70%) CSS
9 23 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (6.15%) Sass
11 21 (5.87%) REST
12 20 (5.59%) Laravel
13 18 (5.03%) Node.js
14 17 (4.75%) CodeMirror
14 17 (4.75%) D3.js
14 17 (4.75%) lodash
14 17 (4.75%) React Native
14 17 (4.75%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 13 (3.63%) ASP.NET
16 11 (3.07%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (9.22%) Data Centre
3 31 (8.66%) Management Information System
4 27 (7.54%) Computer Science
5 23 (6.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 21 (5.87%) Mobile App
6 21 (5.87%) Public Cloud
7 16 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (3.07%) Algorithms
8 11 (3.07%) User Experience
9 10 (2.79%) Clustering
9 10 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.79%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.96%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.68%) Fintech
11 6 (1.68%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.40%) Life Science
13 4 (1.12%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 60 (16.76%) Linux
2 40 (11.17%) Windows
3 25 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.91%) Unix
5 13 (3.63%) Solaris
6 10 (2.79%) Android
7 8 (2.23%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.68%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.40%) CentOS
9 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.12%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (17.04%) DevOps
3 60 (16.76%) Service Delivery
4 46 (12.85%) ITIL
5 41 (11.45%) Software Engineering
6 39 (10.89%) Scrum
7 38 (10.61%) MVC
7 38 (10.61%) Web Development
8 36 (10.06%) CRM
8 36 (10.06%) Information Security
9 34 (9.50%) Change Management
10 33 (9.22%) Line Management
11 29 (8.10%) Analytical Thinking
12 28 (7.82%) E-Commerce
13 26 (7.26%) Test Automation
14 25 (6.98%) Business Development
14 25 (6.98%) OO
15 24 (6.70%) IT Strategy
15 24 (6.70%) Mentoring
16 22 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (26.26%) JavaScript
2 59 (16.48%) Java
3 47 (13.13%) SQL
4 36 (10.06%) PHP
5 32 (8.94%) Python
6 29 (8.10%) PowerShell
7 24 (6.70%) C#
8 17 (4.75%) ES6
9 15 (4.19%) Perl
10 12 (3.35%) C
11 9 (2.51%) Apex Code
11 9 (2.51%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.23%) C++
13 6 (1.68%) Ruby
14 5 (1.40%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.12%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.56%) VBScript
17 1 (0.28%) Go
17 1 (0.28%) PHP 5
17 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (13.69%) Degree
2 18 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (4.47%) MCSE
4 15 (4.19%) MCSA
5 14 (3.91%) MCITP
5 14 (3.91%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.68%) PhD
8 5 (1.40%) CCNA
8 5 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.84%) JNCIE
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.56%) ISEB
10 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.56%) MCP
10 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.28%) CISSP
11 1 (0.28%) PMP
11 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (5.03%) QA
3 17 (4.75%) GDPR
4 14 (3.91%) PCI DSS
5 13 (3.63%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.28%) PMO
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (11.45%) Docker
2 15 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.91%) Hyper-V
3 14 (3.91%) Xen
4 4 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.84%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.56%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (8.38%) Ansible
2 29 (8.10%) Puppet
3 26 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.84%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.84%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.84%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.84%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.84%) vRealize
5 2 (0.56%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (22.07%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.82%) Oracle
3 21 (5.87%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (5.03%) VMware
5 17 (4.75%) JD Edwards
5 17 (4.75%) SAP
6 16 (4.47%) Citrix
7 13 (3.63%) Adobe
7 13 (3.63%) Infor
7 13 (3.63%) Micro Focus
8 11 (3.07%) Epicor
9 7 (1.96%) EMC
9 7 (1.96%) Google
9 7 (1.96%) hybris
10 6 (1.68%) IBM
10 6 (1.68%) Tableau
11 5 (1.40%) IFS
11 5 (1.40%) Sage
11 5 (1.40%) Xero
12 4 (1.12%) NetApp