Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 72 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +37
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 198 58 259
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.63% 3.24% 3.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.28% 7.95% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 118 49 156
10th Percentile £25,000 £41,000 £38,125
25th Percentile £35,000 £47,500 £44,531
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £60,000 £97,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £100,000 £81,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

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 1,755 730 2,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.19% 40.78% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,214 603 1,591
10th Percentile £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £34,063 £37,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% -2.56% -2.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £93,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 15 October 2021.

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 15 October 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -7 76 £55,000 +10.00% 31
Bedfordshire +24 55 £40,000 -38.46% 3
Hertfordshire -35 46 £41,250 -17.50% 12
Essex -18 15 £67,500 -20.59% 8
Suffolk -12 4 £41,000 -21.90% 3
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 71 (35.86%) Finance
2 68 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (27.27%) Social Skills
5 44 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (21.72%) PaaS
7 42 (21.21%) Disruptive Innovation
7 42 (21.21%) Degree
8 39 (19.70%) Fintech
9 36 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 35 (17.68%) Automotive
11 34 (17.17%) AWS
12 33 (16.67%) IaaS
13 31 (15.66%) Azure
14 28 (14.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (14.14%) Python
15 26 (13.13%) Web Services
16 25 (12.63%) JavaScript
16 25 (12.63%) DevOps
17 23 (11.62%) Oracle
17 23 (11.62%) HTTP
18 22 (11.11%) Scrum
19 21 (10.61%) SQL
19 21 (10.61%) C
19 21 (10.61%) Linux
19 21 (10.61%) Retail
19 21 (10.61%) React
20 20 (10.10%) Computer Science
21 19 (9.60%) Life Science
22 18 (9.09%) Unix

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 4 (2.02%) CMS
1 4 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.51%) Apache
3 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.51%) nginx
3 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 43 (21.72%) PaaS
2 34 (17.17%) AWS
3 33 (16.67%) IaaS
4 31 (15.66%) Azure
5 13 (6.57%) Microsoft 365
6 9 (4.55%) iPaaS
7 5 (2.53%) GCP
7 5 (2.53%) OneDrive
8 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.52%) GitHub
9 3 (1.52%) Taleo
10 2 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.01%) Azure Event Grid
10 2 (1.01%) Azure Logic Apps
10 2 (1.01%) Mavenlink
10 2 (1.01%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.62%) HTTP
2 13 (6.57%) DNS
3 6 (3.03%) Firewall
4 5 (2.53%) VPN
4 5 (2.53%) WAN
5 4 (2.02%) MPLS
6 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.01%) Network Security
8 1 (0.51%) DHCP
8 1 (0.51%) Internet
8 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.51%) SAN
8 1 (0.51%) Softphone
8 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.54%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.02%) MySQL
6 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.51%) Big Data
9 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.51%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.57%) JIRA
2 10 (5.05%) Selenium
3 6 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.02%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.02%) Katalon Studio
4 4 (2.02%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.02%) WATIR
4 4 (2.02%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.52%) GitLab
5 3 (1.52%) JMeter
6 2 (1.01%) Bitbucket Server
6 2 (1.01%) Gatling
6 2 (1.01%) Hudson
6 2 (1.01%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.01%) Serenity BDD
6 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
7 1 (0.51%) REST Assured
7 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
General
1 71 (35.86%) Finance
2 57 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (27.27%) Social Skills
4 35 (17.68%) Automotive
5 21 (10.61%) Retail
6 16 (8.08%) Influencing Skills
7 13 (6.57%) Marketing
7 13 (6.57%) Presentation Skills
8 8 (4.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (3.03%) Law
9 6 (3.03%) Public Speaking
10 4 (2.02%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.52%) Electronics
11 3 (1.52%) Local Government
11 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.52%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.51%) French Language
12 1 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (17.68%) Analyst
2 28 (14.14%) Developer
3 26 (13.13%) Architect
4 16 (8.08%) Business Analyst
5 14 (7.07%) Python Developer
6 13 (6.57%) Django Developer
6 13 (6.57%) Implementation Manager
6 13 (6.57%) Junior
6 13 (6.57%) Python/Django Developer
7 12 (6.06%) Principal Architect
8 11 (5.56%) IT Manager
8 11 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.56%) Test Engineer
9 10 (5.05%) Junior Analyst
9 10 (5.05%) Junior Support Analyst
9 10 (5.05%) LIMS Business Analyst
10 9 (4.55%) Integration Architect
10 9 (4.55%) IT Analyst
10 9 (4.55%) Lead Architect
11 7 (3.54%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.13%) Web Services
2 21 (10.61%) React
3 17 (8.59%) RESTful
4 15 (7.58%) Vue.js
5 14 (7.07%) CSS
5 14 (7.07%) Django
5 14 (7.07%) HTML
6 11 (5.56%) .NET
7 9 (4.55%) Kafka
8 7 (3.54%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.54%) REST
9 5 (2.53%) OAuth
9 5 (2.53%) SOAP
10 4 (2.02%) Node.js
10 4 (2.02%) XML
11 3 (1.52%) LDAP
11 3 (1.52%) Middleware
11 3 (1.52%) OpenID
11 3 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (1.52%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.60%) Life Science
2 16 (8.08%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (7.58%) User Experience
4 14 (7.07%) Public Cloud
5 11 (5.56%) LIMS
6 8 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.03%) FMCG
7 6 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.03%) Social Media
8 5 (2.53%) Legacy Systems
8 5 (2.53%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.02%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (2.02%) Marketing Technology
10 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.52%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.01%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.01%) Derivative
11 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.61%) Linux
2 18 (9.09%) Unix
3 11 (5.56%) Windows
4 5 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.02%) VMS
6 3 (1.52%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (21.21%) Disruptive Innovation
4 39 (19.70%) Fintech
5 28 (14.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (12.63%) DevOps
7 22 (11.11%) Scrum
8 20 (10.10%) Computer Science
9 18 (9.09%) Product Management
10 16 (8.08%) SDLC
11 15 (7.58%) Business Analysis
11 15 (7.58%) Collaborative Working
11 15 (7.58%) Epics
11 15 (7.58%) Front End Development
11 15 (7.58%) Project Management
11 15 (7.58%) Workshop Facilitation
12 14 (7.07%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.07%) Test Automation
12 14 (7.07%) User Stories
13 13 (6.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.14%) Python
2 25 (12.63%) JavaScript
3 21 (10.61%) C
3 21 (10.61%) SQL
4 15 (7.58%) C#
5 14 (7.07%) C++
6 13 (6.57%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.54%) Java
7 7 (3.54%) Ruby
7 7 (3.54%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.53%) Perl
9 4 (2.02%) PHP
10 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.01%) Go
12 1 (0.51%) Cypher
12 1 (0.51%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 42 (21.21%) Degree
2 14 (7.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.05%) ISEB
4 2 (1.01%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.51%) APMG
5 1 (0.51%) CITP
5 1 (0.51%) CSPO
5 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.51%) MAPM
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PMP
5 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.58%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.01%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (6.57%) Docker
2 9 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.01%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.51%) XenApp
5 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (8.08%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (2.02%) Ansible
3 4 (2.02%) Puppet
4 3 (1.52%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 3 (1.52%) Grafana
5 2 (1.01%) Nagios
5 2 (1.01%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.01%) Terraform
6 1 (0.51%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.51%) Icinga
6 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.51%) Packer
6 1 (0.51%) SCCM
6 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.62%) Oracle
3 9 (4.55%) Confluent
3 9 (4.55%) MuleSoft
4 4 (2.02%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (2.02%) Cisco
4 4 (2.02%) Meraki
4 4 (2.02%) SAP
4 4 (2.02%) Workday
5 3 (1.52%) Avature
5 3 (1.52%) Citrix
5 3 (1.52%) Google
5 3 (1.52%) Kenexa
5 3 (1.52%) VMware
6 2 (1.01%) Advent
6 2 (1.01%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (1.01%) Splunk
7 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.51%) Xerox