Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 105 115
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 +34
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 13 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.95% 1.31% 1.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.34% 16.03% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 12
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -14.12% -10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £42,450 £68,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +31.15% -3.68% +17.28%

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 Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 177 156 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 12.99% 8.16% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 144 124 131
Essex median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £25,325 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £64,625 £76,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Essex

SaaS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Essex

SaaS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Chelmsford -4 2 £32,500 -20.73%
Billericay +9 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £35,000 -
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 10 (76.92%) CRM
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle CRM
3 9 (69.23%) Marketing
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) People Management
3 9 (69.23%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle CX
3 9 (69.23%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Games
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle CX
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 9 (69.23%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle Team Leader
1 9 (69.23%) Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Account Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
2 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
2 1 (7.69%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.69%) LESS
2 1 (7.69%) React
2 1 (7.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) CRM
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 9 (69.23%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (69.23%) People Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com