The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
UK / England
Rank 122 143 171
Rank change year-on-year +21 +28  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2001 2290 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.52% 2.36% 1.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.15% 21.02% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1919 1482
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £81,556
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11669 10892 8432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 14.68% 11.24% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9785 9195 6754
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in England

SaaS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS in England.

Salary trend for SaaS in England

SaaS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in England

SaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 926 £60,000 - 136
South East +12 441 £45,000 -10.00% 70
South West +67 153 £45,000 -21.73% 20
North West +29 118 £45,000 -5.26% 22
Yorkshire +51 113 £47,500 +5.55% 14
West Midlands +31 103 £45,000 -5.26% 16
East of England +45 93 £45,000 -16.27% 12
East Midlands -16 42 £50,000 +25.00% 17
North East 0 14 £37,062 -4.96% 4
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 1428 (36.37%) Agile Software Development
2 960 (24.45%) Java
3 879 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 853 (21.73%) Finance
5 777 (19.79%) SQL
6 738 (18.80%) .NET
7 701 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
8 699 (17.80%) HTML
9 687 (17.50%) Degree
10 662 (16.86%) Linux
11 634 (16.15%) Microsoft
12 604 (15.38%) C#
13 594 (15.13%) CSS
14 587 (14.95%) Scrum
15 570 (14.52%) SQL Server
16 511 (13.02%) PaaS
17 507 (12.91%) Python
18 487 (12.40%) MVC
19 468 (11.92%) Web Services
20 432 (11.00%) Windows
21 419 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
22 418 (10.65%) Marketing
23 403 (10.26%) AngularJS
24 401 (10.21%) IaaS
25 400 (10.19%) TDD
26 396 (10.09%) Software Engineering
27 387 (9.86%) Computer Science
28 381 (9.70%) ITIL
29 377 (9.60%) PHP
30 366 (9.32%) ERP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 170 (4.33%) Tomcat
2 129 (3.29%) CMS
3 121 (3.08%) IIS
4 112 (2.85%) Apache
4 112 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
5 99 (2.52%) SharePoint
6 76 (1.94%) JBoss
7 70 (1.78%) Confluence
7 70 (1.78%) WebSphere
8 59 (1.50%) Apache Solr
8 59 (1.50%) Mule
8 59 (1.50%) Mule ESB
9 44 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 42 (1.07%) MS Exchange
11 39 (0.99%) Apache Spark
12 31 (0.79%) WebLogic
13 27 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 26 (0.66%) OpenStack
15 25 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 17 (0.43%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 308 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 85 (2.17%) MS Office
3 51 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 33 (0.84%) MS Project
6 19 (0.48%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.18%) Camtasia
9 6 (0.15%) InVision
9 6 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.076%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.051%) HipChat
13 1 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.025%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.025%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.025%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 80 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 58 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (0.89%) NetSuite
4 23 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.31%) Eloqua
6 11 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 11 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
7 8 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.18%) Workday HCM
9 6 (0.15%) Oracle HRMS
9 6 (0.15%) Sentinel
10 5 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.13%) Magento
10 5 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.13%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.13%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.10%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 4 (0.10%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 701 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 511 (13.02%) PaaS
3 419 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 401 (10.21%) IaaS
5 116 (2.95%) Office 365
6 95 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
7 58 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
8 49 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 41 (1.04%) Force.com
9 41 (1.04%) GitHub
10 40 (1.02%) Google Analytics
11 23 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 20 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
13 19 (0.48%) Slack
14 17 (0.43%) Heroku
14 17 (0.43%) Yammer
15 16 (0.41%) Boomi
16 15 (0.38%) Oracle CX
16 15 (0.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 168 (4.28%) Firewall
2 117 (2.98%) HTTP
3 98 (2.50%) Internet
4 95 (2.42%) LAN
5 91 (2.32%) WAN
6 82 (2.09%) DNS
7 64 (1.63%) TCP/IP
8 59 (1.50%) VPN
9 51 (1.30%) Wireless
10 47 (1.20%) SAN
11 42 (1.07%) Network Security
12 34 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
13 32 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
14 29 (0.74%) VoIP
15 27 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
16 26 (0.66%) LDAP
17 25 (0.64%) DHCP
18 20 (0.51%) MPLS
18 20 (0.51%) NAS
19 18 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 570 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 353 (8.99%) MySQL
3 272 (6.93%) Big Data
4 267 (6.80%) NoSQL
5 198 (5.04%) MongoDB
6 162 (4.13%) Relational Database
7 140 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 112 (2.85%) Hadoop
9 96 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 79 (2.01%) Redis
11 70 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (1.53%) RDBMS
13 59 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 56 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 55 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 46 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
17 36 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
18 35 (0.89%) HBase
19 29 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
20 27 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 269 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 259 (6.60%) JIRA
3 157 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 150 (3.82%) Selenium
5 147 (3.74%) JUnit
6 89 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 89 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 81 (2.06%) Cucumber
8 69 (1.76%) Subversion
9 61 (1.55%) Maven
10 51 (1.30%) IntelliJ
11 50 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 49 (1.25%) Ant
13 44 (1.12%) gulp
13 44 (1.12%) TeamCity
13 44 (1.12%) WebDriver
14 43 (1.10%) JMeter
15 39 (0.99%) Jasmine
16 36 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
17 33 (0.84%) jMock
General
1 853 (21.73%) Finance
2 418 (10.65%) Marketing
3 353 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 313 (7.97%) Banking
5 293 (7.46%) Retail
6 255 (6.50%) Manufacturing
7 85 (2.17%) Electronics
7 85 (2.17%) Publishing
8 84 (2.14%) Advertising
9 65 (1.66%) Legal
10 55 (1.40%) Back Office
11 39 (0.99%) Law
12 35 (0.89%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.69%) Games
14 26 (0.66%) German Language
15 23 (0.59%) French Language
16 21 (0.53%) Automotive
16 21 (0.53%) Multimedia
17 16 (0.41%) Billing
17 16 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1042 (26.54%) Developer
2 504 (12.84%) Architect
3 289 (7.36%) C# Developer
4 270 (6.88%) .NET Developer
5 266 (6.78%) Senior Developer
6 260 (6.62%) Analyst
7 238 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 219 (5.58%) Solutions Architect
9 200 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 175 (4.46%) Cloud Engineer
11 173 (4.41%) Consultant
12 167 (4.25%) Linux Engineer
13 152 (3.87%) Software Developer
14 149 (3.80%) Administrator
15 147 (3.74%) Project Manager
16 136 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
17 132 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer
18 123 (3.13%) Applications Support
19 109 (2.78%) Product Manager
19 109 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 738 (18.80%) .NET
2 699 (17.80%) HTML
3 594 (15.13%) CSS
4 468 (11.92%) Web Services
5 403 (10.26%) AngularJS
6 347 (8.84%) REST
7 309 (7.87%) ASP.NET
8 280 (7.13%) jQuery
9 276 (7.03%) HTML5
10 257 (6.55%) Spring
11 241 (6.14%) XML
12 223 (5.68%) Node.js
13 196 (4.99%) Hibernate
14 180 (4.58%) JSON
14 180 (4.58%) RESTful
15 174 (4.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 166 (4.23%) SOAP
17 147 (3.74%) .NET Framework
18 139 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web API
19 134 (3.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 387 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 332 (8.46%) Enterprise Software
3 278 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 231 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 160 (4.08%) User Experience
6 125 (3.18%) Management Information System
7 105 (2.67%) Fintech
8 83 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 68 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 59 (1.50%) Social Media
11 51 (1.30%) iPad
12 48 (1.22%) Virtual Team
13 46 (1.17%) Public Cloud
14 37 (0.94%) Algorithms
15 34 (0.87%) NHS
16 31 (0.79%) Private Cloud
17 27 (0.69%) Driving Licence
18 25 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
19 22 (0.56%) Digital Media
20 21 (0.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 662 (16.86%) Linux
2 432 (11.00%) Windows
3 183 (4.66%) Unix
4 140 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 120 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 101 (2.57%) CentOS
7 97 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 84 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (2.09%) Android
10 67 (1.71%) Apple iOS
11 35 (0.89%) Ubuntu
12 26 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (0.53%) Solaris
14 20 (0.51%) Windows 7
15 19 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
16 11 (0.28%) Mac OS X
16 11 (0.28%) VMS
17 8 (0.20%) Debian
17 8 (0.20%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1428 (36.37%) Agile Software Development
2 587 (14.95%) Scrum
3 487 (12.40%) MVC
4 400 (10.19%) TDD
5 396 (10.09%) Software Engineering
6 381 (9.70%) ITIL
7 366 (9.32%) ERP
8 363 (9.25%) DevOps
9 358 (9.12%) Project Management
10 343 (8.74%) CRM
11 310 (7.90%) E-Commerce
12 269 (6.85%) Analytics
13 251 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
14 233 (5.93%) SOA
15 230 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
16 228 (5.81%) Mentoring
17 224 (5.71%) OO
18 195 (4.97%) SDLC
18 195 (4.97%) Web Development
19 180 (4.58%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 960 (24.45%) Java
2 879 (22.39%) JavaScript
3 777 (19.79%) SQL
4 604 (15.38%) C#
5 507 (12.91%) Python
6 377 (9.60%) PHP
7 235 (5.99%) Bash Shell
8 160 (4.08%) Ruby
9 158 (4.02%) Perl
10 143 (3.64%) PowerShell
11 132 (3.36%) T-SQL
12 95 (2.42%) C
13 80 (2.04%) C++
14 66 (1.68%) Scala
15 55 (1.40%) ES6
16 40 (1.02%) Apex Code
17 36 (0.92%) TypeScript
18 34 (0.87%) Go
19 22 (0.56%) Shell Script
20 20 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 687 (17.50%) Degree
2 95 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 50 (1.27%) CCNA
6 48 (1.22%) MCSE
7 45 (1.15%) MCSA
8 44 (1.12%) CCNP
9 39 (0.99%) CISSP
10 34 (0.87%) ISEB
10 34 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 33 (0.84%) CCIE
12 31 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (0.74%) SC Cleared
14 28 (0.71%) ISTQB
15 27 (0.69%) CISM
16 25 (0.64%) CCIP
16 25 (0.64%) CCSP
16 25 (0.64%) PhD
17 22 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (7.46%) QA
2 77 (1.96%) SLA
3 76 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 72 (1.83%) PCI DSS
5 25 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 21 (0.53%) PMO
7 15 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.33%) ISO 14001
9 12 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
10 10 (0.25%) EMIR
10 10 (0.25%) MiFID
10 10 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 5 (0.13%) GDPR
12 4 (0.10%) SAS 70
13 3 (0.076%) DICOM
13 3 (0.076%) HL7
13 3 (0.076%) ISO22301
13 3 (0.076%) P3O
13 3 (0.076%) SDET
System Software
1 172 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 163 (4.15%) Docker
3 157 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (0.59%) vSphere
6 22 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 22 (0.56%) KVM
7 15 (0.38%) XenServer
8 12 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.25%) IMail Server
11 8 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.18%) NFS
13 6 (0.15%) Gluster
13 6 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.13%) Apache Flume
14 5 (0.13%) VirtualBox
14 5 (0.13%) Xen
15 4 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 215 (5.48%) Puppet
2 185 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
3 137 (3.49%) Ansible
4 34 (0.87%) Kubernetes
5 32 (0.82%) Nagios
6 29 (0.74%) Salt
7 28 (0.71%) Terraform
8 27 (0.69%) SCCM
9 25 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 24 (0.61%) WSUS
11 19 (0.48%) SCOM
12 18 (0.46%) ZABBIX
13 16 (0.41%) Nessus
14 12 (0.31%) HAProxy
15 11 (0.28%) Control-M
16 10 (0.25%) AirWatch
16 10 (0.25%) OpenAM
17 9 (0.23%) Grafana
18 8 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
19 7 (0.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 634 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 359 (9.14%) Oracle
3 220 (5.60%) VMware
4 174 (4.43%) SAP
5 167 (4.25%) Salesforce.com
6 160 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 141 (3.59%) Google
8 125 (3.18%) Cisco
9 89 (2.27%) IBM
10 86 (2.19%) Apple
11 63 (1.60%) Sun
12 59 (1.50%) hybris
13 55 (1.40%) Splunk
14 51 (1.30%) Dell
14 51 (1.30%) Demandware
15 49 (1.25%) ATG
15 49 (1.25%) ServiceNow
16 42 (1.07%) Adobe
17 36 (0.92%) CheckPoint
18 34 (0.87%) Atlassian
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits + bonus (10%), Medical, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits + bonus (10%), Medical, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ISL
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Difrent
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, travel aboad
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-48,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and excellent incentiv
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 hours ago