SaaS Jobs in England

Software as a Service (SaaS)
UK > England

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 6 months to 27 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 76 66 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 -5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2,856 4,094 7,999
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.23% 4.70% 5.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.35% 10.78% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,267 2,752 4,897
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £101,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +8.33%

All Cloud Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 30,551 37,963 67,174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 34.55% 43.59% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24,267 25,192 36,649
10th Percentile £30,000 £34,723 £33,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +8.69%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in England

SaaS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in England.

Salary trend for SaaS in England

SaaS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2024.

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 6 months to 27 May 2024. 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
Jobs
London -3 951 £80,000 +3.23% 693
North of England +14 567 £55,000 -8.33% 226
South East -60 492 £55,000 -8.33% 341
Midlands +22 407 £57,500 -4.17% 104
North West +22 335 £55,000 -4.35% 166
West Midlands +34 288 £60,000 -0.41% 68
South West -8 266 £55,000 +4.76% 84
Yorkshire +8 180 £55,000 -8.33% 50
East Midlands +2 117 £55,000 +4.76% 33
East of England -14 112 £60,000 -4.00% 47
North East +17 52 £55,000 +4.76% 12
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 66 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 64 (2.24%) Microsoft Exchange
3 21 (0.74%) Confluence
4 18 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
5 16 (0.56%) IIS
6 15 (0.53%) WordPress
7 14 (0.49%) CMS
8 8 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (0.28%) Apache
8 8 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.21%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.21%) IBM Notes
9 6 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.21%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.18%) Kinematics
10 5 (0.18%) nginx
11 3 (0.11%) SAS
12 2 (0.070%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.070%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.070%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 53 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.18%) Adobe XD
7 4 (0.14%) Notion
8 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.11%) Sketch
9 2 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.070%) InVision
9 2 (0.070%) SPSS
10 1 (0.035%) 1Password
10 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.035%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 17 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.42%) Salesforce CRM
5 11 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.18%) Elite 3E
8 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.18%) Shopify
9 4 (0.14%) Exchequer
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.14%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.14%) Sage 50
9 4 (0.14%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 878 (30.74%) Azure
2 702 (24.58%) AWS
3 357 (12.50%) PaaS
4 298 (10.43%) IaaS
5 263 (9.21%) Microsoft 365
6 213 (7.46%) GCP
7 106 (3.71%) Azure DevOps
8 92 (3.22%) Power Platform
9 64 (2.24%) GitHub
10 61 (2.14%) Serverless
11 59 (2.07%) Entra ID
12 45 (1.58%) Amazon S3
13 40 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
13 40 (1.40%) OpenShift
14 35 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
15 34 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
16 31 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
16 31 (1.09%) Azure AKS
17 28 (0.98%) Asana
18 27 (0.95%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 119 (4.17%) Firewall
2 80 (2.80%) DNS
3 78 (2.73%) WAN
4 57 (2.00%) VPN
5 52 (1.82%) DHCP
5 52 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 51 (1.79%) LAN
7 50 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
8 44 (1.54%) HTTP
9 34 (1.19%) Network Security
10 33 (1.16%) Internet
11 32 (1.12%) VoIP
12 30 (1.05%) SD-WAN
13 29 (1.02%) SAN
14 23 (0.81%) VLAN
15 21 (0.74%) Unified Communications
16 18 (0.63%) BGP
16 18 (0.63%) MPLS
17 15 (0.53%) NAS
18 13 (0.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 112 (3.92%) MySQL
3 57 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (1.86%) Power BI
5 51 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 45 (1.58%) MongoDB
7 42 (1.47%) Big Data
8 40 (1.40%) NoSQL
9 33 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (0.88%) GIS
11 22 (0.77%) Tableau
12 21 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
13 19 (0.67%) Data Lake
14 18 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
14 18 (0.63%) Data Mining
15 15 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
15 15 (0.53%) RDBMS
16 14 (0.49%) BigQuery
17 13 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 186 (6.51%) Git
2 88 (3.08%) JIRA
3 78 (2.73%) Selenium
4 71 (2.49%) Jenkins
5 57 (2.00%) Postman
6 42 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 34 (1.19%) GitLab
8 26 (0.91%) Cypress.io
9 22 (0.77%) Visual Studio
10 16 (0.56%) JUnit
11 14 (0.49%) JMeter
11 14 (0.49%) TeamCity
12 12 (0.42%) REST Assured
13 11 (0.39%) Jasmine
14 10 (0.35%) SoapUI
14 10 (0.35%) Visual Studio Code
15 9 (0.32%) NUnit
15 9 (0.32%) SonarQube
16 7 (0.25%) Bitbucket
16 7 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 816 (28.57%) Social Skills
2 491 (17.19%) Finance
3 224 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 195 (6.83%) Marketing
5 171 (5.99%) Law
6 167 (5.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 139 (4.87%) Retail
8 135 (4.73%) Presentation Skills
9 103 (3.61%) Legal
10 63 (2.21%) Organisational Skills
11 58 (2.03%) Telecoms
12 57 (2.00%) Banking
12 57 (2.00%) Manufacturing
13 55 (1.93%) Public Sector
14 53 (1.86%) Automotive
15 36 (1.26%) Games
16 35 (1.23%) Aerospace
17 32 (1.12%) German Language
17 32 (1.12%) Health Technology
18 31 (1.09%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 630 (22.06%) Senior
2 485 (16.98%) Developer
3 341 (11.94%) Architect
4 260 (9.10%) Lead
5 183 (6.41%) Analyst
6 174 (6.09%) Senior Developer
7 145 (5.08%) Senior Manager
8 135 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 129 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
10 128 (4.48%) Consultant
11 113 (3.96%) Service Manager
12 110 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
12 110 (3.85%) Software Engineer
13 109 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
14 103 (3.61%) Service Delivery Manager
15 96 (3.36%) PHP Developer
16 95 (3.33%) Senior Delivery Manager
16 95 (3.33%) Senior Service Delivery Manager
16 95 (3.33%) Senior Service Manager
17 93 (3.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (9.35%) .NET
2 215 (7.53%) React
3 160 (5.60%) Laravel
4 142 (4.97%) HTML
5 133 (4.66%) CSS
6 109 (3.82%) Node.js
6 109 (3.82%) Vue
7 104 (3.64%) REST
8 90 (3.15%) RESTful
9 86 (3.01%) AngularJS
10 78 (2.73%) .NET Core
11 72 (2.52%) JSON
11 72 (2.52%) Web Services
12 54 (1.89%) XML
13 46 (1.61%) jQuery
14 43 (1.51%) GraphQL
15 42 (1.47%) Symfony
16 41 (1.44%) Middleware
17 38 (1.33%) SOAP
18 33 (1.16%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 112 (3.92%) Public Cloud
2 104 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
3 101 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
4 96 (3.36%) Product Ownership
5 91 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 85 (2.98%) Cloud Native
7 80 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 77 (2.70%) Mobile App
9 75 (2.63%) Onboarding
10 56 (1.96%) Data Centre
10 56 (1.96%) Data Structures
11 52 (1.82%) PKI
12 45 (1.58%) Client/Server
13 31 (1.09%) Algorithms
14 26 (0.91%) Driving Licence
14 26 (0.91%) Security Posture
14 26 (0.91%) Social Media
15 25 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
16 24 (0.84%) Virtual Team
17 21 (0.74%) Low-Code
Operating Systems
1 259 (9.07%) Windows
2 144 (5.04%) Linux
3 96 (3.36%) Windows Server
4 43 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (1.33%) Unix
6 33 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (0.91%) Windows Server 2019
8 25 (0.88%) Windows 10
9 24 (0.84%) Android
9 24 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 18 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
11 11 (0.39%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.32%) Solaris
13 8 (0.28%) VMS
14 6 (0.21%) CentOS
14 6 (0.21%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.14%) DC/OS
16 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 609 (21.32%) Agile
2 449 (15.72%) Problem-Solving
3 441 (15.44%) DevOps
4 321 (11.24%) Software Engineering
5 292 (10.22%) Mentoring
5 292 (10.22%) Project Management
6 289 (10.12%) Roadmaps
7 235 (8.23%) CI/CD
8 204 (7.14%) Microservices
9 197 (6.90%) Full Stack Development
10 174 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 171 (5.99%) Test Automation
12 170 (5.95%) Analytics
13 166 (5.81%) Cybersecurity
14 163 (5.71%) Service Delivery
15 159 (5.57%) Computer Science
16 156 (5.46%) Artificial Intelligence
17 154 (5.39%) Migration
18 152 (5.32%) Business Development
19 148 (5.18%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 357 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 336 (11.76%) SQL
3 270 (9.45%) C#
3 270 (9.45%) Python
4 194 (6.79%) Java
5 190 (6.65%) PHP
6 174 (6.09%) PowerShell
7 130 (4.55%) TypeScript
8 68 (2.38%) Bash
9 36 (1.26%) C++
10 30 (1.05%) C
11 26 (0.91%) Ruby
12 23 (0.81%) Go
13 17 (0.60%) T-SQL
14 14 (0.49%) Kotlin
15 12 (0.42%) Bicep
15 12 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.39%) R
17 9 (0.32%) Ada
17 9 (0.32%) Swift
Qualifications
1 377 (13.20%) Degree
2 147 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 91 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 78 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 50 (1.75%) Master's Degree
6 48 (1.68%) DV Cleared
7 40 (1.40%) Azure Certification
8 32 (1.12%) ISTQB
9 31 (1.09%) AWS Certification
10 26 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (0.91%) TOGAF Certification
11 24 (0.84%) MBA
12 23 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (0.63%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 17 (0.60%) CISSP
15 14 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
16 12 (0.42%) PMI Certification
17 11 (0.39%) DBS Check
18 10 (0.35%) CCSP
19 9 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (8.09%) QA
2 156 (5.46%) SLA
3 52 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (1.26%) GDPR
5 28 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
5 28 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 27 (0.95%) PMO
7 21 (0.74%) NCSC
8 20 (0.70%) Accessibility
8 20 (0.70%) Software Quality Assurance
9 17 (0.60%) NIST
10 15 (0.53%) SOC 2
11 13 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 11 (0.39%) PCI DSS
13 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.28%) NIST 800
14 7 (0.25%) GRC
15 5 (0.18%) SOC 1
15 5 (0.18%) WCAG
16 4 (0.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 229 (8.02%) Docker
2 135 (4.73%) Active Directory
3 101 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (2.73%) Hyper-V
5 46 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.46%) vSphere
7 11 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.21%) Firmware
9 3 (0.11%) KVM
9 3 (0.11%) QEMU
9 3 (0.11%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.11%) Xen
10 2 (0.070%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.070%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.035%) Embedded Firmware
11 1 (0.035%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 242 (8.47%) Kubernetes
2 142 (4.97%) Terraform
3 80 (2.80%) Ansible
4 51 (1.79%) Puppet
5 47 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 15 (0.53%) vCenter Server
7 13 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
8 11 (0.39%) CASB
9 9 (0.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 9 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (0.25%) Nessus
11 6 (0.21%) FortiGate
11 6 (0.21%) NetCrunch
11 6 (0.21%) QRadar
12 5 (0.18%) Progress Chef
13 4 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
13 4 (0.14%) Nagios
14 3 (0.11%) Graphite
14 3 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 603 (21.11%) Microsoft
2 145 (5.08%) Google
3 124 (4.34%) ServiceNow
4 120 (4.20%) VMware
5 105 (3.68%) Dell
6 78 (2.73%) Salesforce
7 72 (2.52%) Oracle
8 61 (2.14%) Cisco
9 49 (1.72%) Red Hat
10 46 (1.61%) SAP
11 30 (1.05%) Adobe
12 27 (0.95%) Meraki
13 23 (0.81%) HP
13 23 (0.81%) iManage
14 22 (0.77%) Palo Alto
14 22 (0.77%) Sitecore
15 19 (0.67%) Apple
16 18 (0.63%) Aderant
17 17 (0.60%) IBM
18 16 (0.56%) ForgeRock