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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 161 162
Rank change year-on-year +33 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2196 2013 2070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.63% 2.18% 2.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.38% 18.23% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1882 1737 1635
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 £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 14277 11041 9003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.09% 11.95% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11891 9454 7415
Median salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +20 1130 £60,000 - 166
South East -13 407 £45,000 -10.00% 56
North West +29 133 £42,500 -5.55% 15
East of England +48 127 £47,500 -13.63% 22
West Midlands +51 117 £45,000 +4.04% 19
South West +2 117 £45,000 -5.26% 22
Yorkshire +42 89 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East Midlands +48 62 £40,000 +14.28% 10
North East +16 16 £37,062 +23.54% 5
SaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1592 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1146 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1043 (24.82%) Java
4 891 (21.20%) .NET
5 886 (21.09%) SQL
6 849 (20.20%) HTML
7 843 (20.06%) Finance
8 802 (19.09%) Amazon AWS
9 783 (18.63%) C#
10 737 (17.54%) CSS
11 723 (17.21%) Microsoft
12 695 (16.54%) Degree
13 664 (15.80%) Linux
14 642 (15.28%) PaaS
15 623 (14.83%) SQL Server
16 583 (13.87%) Web Services
17 580 (13.80%) IaaS
18 571 (13.59%) Scrum
19 556 (13.23%) MVC
20 555 (13.21%) AngularJS
21 535 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
22 506 (12.04%) Windows
23 461 (10.97%) Marketing
24 450 (10.71%) Python
25 446 (10.61%) TDD
26 444 (10.57%) DevOps
27 421 (10.02%) Software Engineering
28 418 (9.95%) ASP.NET
29 411 (9.78%) PHP
30 404 (9.61%) REST

SaaS
Co-occurring 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
1 175 (4.16%) CMS
2 127 (3.02%) Tomcat
3 117 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 103 (2.45%) Apache
5 94 (2.24%) IIS
6 93 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 89 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
8 83 (1.98%) Apache Solr
9 76 (1.81%) JBoss
10 74 (1.76%) Confluence
11 72 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 67 (1.59%) MS Exchange
13 56 (1.33%) Mule
14 54 (1.29%) Mule ESB
15 40 (0.95%) WebLogic
16 39 (0.93%) Apache Spark
17 27 (0.64%) nginx
18 24 (0.57%) Skype for Business
19 18 (0.43%) Drupal
19 18 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 99 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 65 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
5 27 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.21%) Camtasia
8 4 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.071%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.048%) HipChat
11 1 (0.024%) GIMP
11 1 (0.024%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.024%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 116 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 55 (1.31%) NetSuite
3 53 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (0.57%) Eloqua
4 24 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 9 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
8 7 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.14%) Magento
9 6 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 6 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
10 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.12%) Workfront
11 4 (0.095%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.095%) Oracle CRM
11 4 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
12 3 (0.071%) Oracle HRMS
12 3 (0.071%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 802 (19.09%) Amazon AWS
2 642 (15.28%) PaaS
3 580 (13.80%) IaaS
4 535 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 205 (4.88%) Office 365
6 126 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
7 71 (1.69%) GitHub
8 65 (1.55%) Force.com
9 49 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
9 49 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 44 (1.05%) Google Analytics
11 43 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 32 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
13 25 (0.59%) Boomi
14 24 (0.57%) iPaaS
15 22 (0.52%) Slack
16 21 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (0.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 20 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
18 19 (0.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 172 (4.09%) Firewall
2 132 (3.14%) HTTP
3 127 (3.02%) LAN
4 126 (3.00%) WAN
5 123 (2.93%) DNS
6 97 (2.31%) Internet
7 66 (1.57%) VPN
8 64 (1.52%) TCP/IP
9 58 (1.38%) SAN
10 54 (1.29%) Network Security
11 48 (1.14%) VoIP
12 47 (1.12%) SSL
13 41 (0.98%) DHCP
13 41 (0.98%) Wireless
14 37 (0.88%) Skype
15 28 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (0.67%) LDAP
15 28 (0.67%) MPLS
16 26 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (0.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 623 (14.83%) SQL Server
2 390 (9.28%) MySQL
3 280 (6.66%) NoSQL
4 209 (4.97%) Big Data
5 205 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 201 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 153 (3.64%) Relational Database
8 110 (2.62%) Redis
9 97 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 93 (2.21%) Hadoop
11 66 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
12 62 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 44 (1.05%) RDBMS
13 44 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 43 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 43 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
15 34 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
16 33 (0.79%) Oracle Database
17 32 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
17 32 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 378 (9.00%) Git (software)
2 282 (6.71%) JIRA
3 196 (4.66%) Jenkins
4 158 (3.76%) Selenium
5 112 (2.67%) JUnit
6 98 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 94 (2.24%) Subversion
8 83 (1.98%) Maven
9 79 (1.88%) Cucumber
10 74 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 58 (1.38%) TeamCity
12 49 (1.17%) JMeter
13 46 (1.09%) WebDriver
14 45 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 42 (1.00%) Ant
15 42 (1.00%) gulp
16 39 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
17 38 (0.90%) Jasmine
18 34 (0.81%) Bitbucket
18 34 (0.81%) IntelliJ
General
1 843 (20.06%) Finance
2 461 (10.97%) Marketing
3 260 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 216 (5.14%) Retail
5 199 (4.74%) Banking
6 191 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 123 (2.93%) Electronics
8 72 (1.71%) Advertising
9 71 (1.69%) Legal
10 58 (1.38%) Publishing
11 54 (1.29%) Law
12 48 (1.14%) Back Office
13 35 (0.83%) German Language
14 33 (0.79%) Financial Institution
15 31 (0.74%) Games
16 26 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 23 (0.55%) Billing
18 22 (0.52%) French Language
19 12 (0.29%) Automotive
20 9 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 1271 (30.25%) Developer
2 546 (12.99%) Architect
3 372 (8.85%) .NET Developer
4 331 (7.88%) C# Developer
5 306 (7.28%) Analyst
6 269 (6.40%) Senior Developer
7 244 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 231 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
9 229 (5.45%) Java Developer
10 222 (5.28%) Software Developer
11 214 (5.09%) Consultant
12 188 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
13 157 (3.74%) ASP.NET Developer
14 138 (3.28%) Project Manager
15 133 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 133 (3.17%) Software Engineer
16 128 (3.05%) Cloud Architect
17 126 (3.00%) Applications Support
18 120 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
19 119 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 891 (21.20%) .NET
2 849 (20.20%) HTML
3 737 (17.54%) CSS
4 583 (13.87%) Web Services
5 555 (13.21%) AngularJS
6 418 (9.95%) ASP.NET
7 404 (9.61%) REST
8 369 (8.78%) HTML5
9 339 (8.07%) jQuery
10 286 (6.81%) Node.js
11 260 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 227 (5.40%) Spring
13 225 (5.35%) RESTful
14 221 (5.26%) XML
15 195 (4.64%) JSON
16 171 (4.07%) SOAP
17 169 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
18 164 (3.90%) CSS3
19 159 (3.78%) Hibernate
20 157 (3.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 386 (9.19%) Computer Science
2 344 (8.19%) Enterprise Software
3 309 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
4 301 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
5 191 (4.55%) User Experience
6 171 (4.07%) Data Centre
7 132 (3.14%) Management Information System
8 131 (3.12%) Fintech
9 123 (2.93%) Mobile App
10 61 (1.45%) Public Cloud
11 54 (1.29%) Social Media
12 47 (1.12%) iPad
13 43 (1.02%) Virtual Team
14 39 (0.93%) Driving Licence
14 39 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
15 38 (0.90%) Algorithms
16 32 (0.76%) Private Cloud
17 29 (0.69%) Clustering
17 29 (0.69%) Data Structures
18 24 (0.57%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 664 (15.80%) Linux
2 506 (12.04%) Windows
3 170 (4.05%) Unix
3 170 (4.05%) Windows Server
4 116 (2.76%) Android
5 102 (2.43%) Apple iOS
6 89 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 67 (1.59%) CentOS
9 65 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (0.81%) Ubuntu
11 25 (0.59%) Solaris
12 20 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
12 20 (0.48%) Windows Phone
13 19 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.26%) VMS
15 10 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (0.17%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1592 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (13.59%) Scrum
3 556 (13.23%) MVC
4 446 (10.61%) TDD
5 444 (10.57%) DevOps
6 421 (10.02%) Software Engineering
7 392 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
8 344 (8.19%) ITIL
9 336 (8.00%) CRM
10 332 (7.90%) Analytics
11 331 (7.88%) Project Management
12 325 (7.73%) ERP
13 305 (7.26%) E-Commerce
14 303 (7.21%) SOA
15 300 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
16 268 (6.38%) OO
17 259 (6.16%) Microservices
18 243 (5.78%) SDLC
19 241 (5.74%) Test Automation
20 237 (5.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1146 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 1043 (24.82%) Java
3 886 (21.09%) SQL
4 783 (18.63%) C#
5 450 (10.71%) Python
6 411 (9.78%) PHP
7 172 (4.09%) Bash Shell
8 168 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 168 (4.00%) Ruby
9 165 (3.93%) Perl
10 135 (3.21%) T-SQL
11 119 (2.83%) C
12 84 (2.00%) C++
13 56 (1.33%) Scala
14 55 (1.31%) ES6
15 49 (1.17%) TypeScript
16 46 (1.09%) Apex Code
17 44 (1.05%) Shell Script
18 34 (0.81%) Go
19 33 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 695 (16.54%) Degree
2 192 (4.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 80 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 73 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 44 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (0.98%) ISEB
8 39 (0.93%) MCSE
9 38 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
10 36 (0.86%) CISSP
11 35 (0.83%) ISTQB
12 28 (0.67%) Master's Degree
13 27 (0.64%) PMI Certification
14 26 (0.62%) CEH
15 22 (0.52%) CCNA
16 21 (0.50%) PhD
17 19 (0.45%) CCNP
17 19 (0.45%) CISM
18 18 (0.43%) CREST Certified
19 17 (0.40%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 242 (5.76%) QA
2 107 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 89 (2.12%) SLA
4 44 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 33 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 30 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
6 30 (0.71%) PMO
7 22 (0.52%) ISO 14001
8 21 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 13 (0.31%) SSAE 16
10 12 (0.29%) EMIR
10 12 (0.29%) MiFID
11 10 (0.24%) Data Quality
11 10 (0.24%) GDPR
11 10 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 9 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 6 (0.14%) HIPAA
14 6 (0.14%) SAS 70
15 3 (0.071%) HL7
System Software
1 218 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 172 (4.09%) Docker
3 165 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 88 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 45 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
6 29 (0.69%) vSphere
7 24 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (0.45%) KVM
9 13 (0.31%) VirtualBox
10 7 (0.17%) NFS
10 7 (0.17%) XenServer
11 6 (0.14%) vCloud
11 6 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.14%) Xen
12 4 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.095%) Firmware
12 4 (0.095%) Gluster
12 4 (0.095%) HDFS
13 3 (0.071%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 184 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
2 182 (4.33%) Puppet
3 143 (3.40%) Ansible
4 57 (1.36%) Kubernetes
5 40 (0.95%) SCCM
6 30 (0.71%) Terraform
7 27 (0.64%) Salt
8 26 (0.62%) Nagios
9 23 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 20 (0.48%) Grafana
11 19 (0.45%) SCOM
12 18 (0.43%) WSUS
13 16 (0.38%) Control-M
13 16 (0.38%) Nessus
14 15 (0.36%) ZABBIX
15 14 (0.33%) CloudHub
16 12 (0.29%) MOM
17 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
17 11 (0.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
18 10 (0.24%) Packer
Vendors
1 723 (17.21%) Microsoft
2 381 (9.07%) Oracle
3 253 (6.02%) VMware
4 240 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
5 190 (4.52%) SAP
6 179 (4.26%) Google
7 128 (3.05%) IBM
8 99 (2.36%) Cisco
9 97 (2.31%) Red Hat
10 82 (1.95%) hybris
11 81 (1.93%) ServiceNow
12 80 (1.90%) ATG
12 80 (1.90%) Demandware
13 69 (1.64%) Apple
14 63 (1.50%) Splunk
15 62 (1.48%) Dell
16 50 (1.19%) HP
16 50 (1.19%) Xamarin
17 49 (1.17%) New Relic
18 41 (0.98%) Cognizant
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (Including bonuses)
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum with competitive benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum (Plus Shares and Benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bens + Influence in Co.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stepstone UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be- 25 days holiday, flex hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum +BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: REMOTE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per day + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £23000 per annum + Full benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday