Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 104 114
Rank change year-on-year +59 +10 +71
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 148 113 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.03% 2.48% 2.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.88% 11.07% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 85 97 73
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.32% -13.64%
10th Percentile £38,500 £29,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -14.29%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 877 1,021 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.78% 22.40% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 652 851 481
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £26,025 £30,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -7.22%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Hertfordshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Hertfordshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Hertfordshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
Watford -2 50 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Harpenden - 26 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 10 £70,000 -
Hatfield +40 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Letchworth - 5 £57,500 -
St Albans - 3 £75,000 -
Stevenage - 3 £52,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £60,000 - 2
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £40,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £40,000 - 1
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 78 (52.70%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (43.24%) Linux
3 46 (31.08%) Java
3 46 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (31.08%) IaaS
4 44 (29.73%) HTML
5 41 (27.70%) JavaScript
6 40 (27.03%) Microsoft
7 39 (26.35%) Windows
8 37 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (24.32%) DevOps
10 34 (22.97%) PaaS
10 34 (22.97%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (20.95%) VMware
12 29 (19.59%) Scrum
13 27 (18.24%) Red Hat
13 27 (18.24%) Secure Coding
14 26 (17.57%) Puppet
15 25 (16.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
16 24 (16.22%) Shell Script
17 23 (15.54%) TypeScript
18 22 (14.86%) Docker
18 22 (14.86%) DNS
19 21 (14.19%) React
19 21 (14.19%) AngularJS
20 20 (13.51%) Ansible
20 20 (13.51%) SIEM
21 19 (12.84%) CEH
21 19 (12.84%) Penetration Testing

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (4.73%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (9.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (2.70%) SAP ERP
2 4 (2.70%) SAP GRC
2 4 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.68%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 78 (52.70%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (31.08%) IaaS
3 34 (22.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (22.97%) PaaS
4 8 (5.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (4.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.35%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.35%) Office 365
6 2 (1.35%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.68%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.86%) DNS
2 15 (10.14%) HTTP
3 14 (9.46%) SAN
4 13 (8.78%) SMTP
4 13 (8.78%) SNMP
5 9 (6.08%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.41%) DHCP
7 6 (4.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (4.05%) Network Security
8 2 (1.35%) Internet
8 2 (1.35%) Skype
8 2 (1.35%) VPN
9 1 (0.68%) Firewall
9 1 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.49%) MySQL
3 13 (8.78%) MariaDB
4 9 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.38%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.35%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.35%) HDInsight
6 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.35%) Power BI
6 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.11%) gulp
2 9 (6.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.08%) JIRA
2 9 (6.08%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.73%) TeamCity
3 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (1.35%) Subversion
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.68%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.68%) Selenium
5 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (12.16%) Retail
2 7 (4.73%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.70%) Finance
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (16.89%) Linux Engineer
2 24 (16.22%) Security Engineer
3 17 (11.49%) Senior Security Engineer
4 16 (10.81%) Architect
4 16 (10.81%) Developer
5 14 (9.46%) Analyst
5 14 (9.46%) Support Analyst
6 13 (8.78%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 11 (7.43%) Applications Support
7 11 (7.43%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (7.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (7.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) E-Commerce Manager
9 8 (5.41%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 8 (5.41%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (29.73%) HTML
2 21 (14.19%) AngularJS
2 21 (14.19%) React
3 18 (12.16%) .NET
3 18 (12.16%) CSS
4 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET
5 16 (10.81%) XML
6 14 (9.46%) React Native
7 13 (8.78%) LDAP
8 12 (8.11%) D3.js
8 12 (8.11%) HTML5
8 12 (8.11%) jQuery
8 12 (8.11%) Node.js
8 12 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (6.08%) .NET Core
9 9 (6.08%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET Core
9 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
11 7 (4.73%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.46%) Data Structures
2 14 (9.46%) Replication
3 12 (8.11%) Public Cloud
4 10 (6.76%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.35%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) AS400
9 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.68%) DataPower
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) FMCG
9 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (43.24%) Linux
2 39 (26.35%) Windows
3 14 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (8.78%) CentOS
4 13 (8.78%) Debian
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (24.32%) DevOps
4 29 (19.59%) Scrum
5 27 (18.24%) Secure Coding
6 20 (13.51%) SIEM
7 19 (12.84%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (12.84%) Information Security
7 19 (12.84%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (12.84%) Records Management
7 19 (12.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 18 (12.16%) ITIL
9 17 (11.49%) Mentoring
10 16 (10.81%) CRM
10 16 (10.81%) E-Commerce
11 15 (10.14%) Coaching
11 15 (10.14%) Kanban
11 15 (10.14%) Software Engineering
12 14 (9.46%) MVC
12 14 (9.46%) OO
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.08%) Java
2 41 (27.70%) JavaScript
3 24 (16.22%) Shell Script
4 23 (15.54%) TypeScript
5 18 (12.16%) C#
5 18 (12.16%) SQL
6 17 (11.49%) Python
7 14 (9.46%) ES6
8 13 (8.78%) Perl
9 12 (8.11%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.41%) VB.NET
11 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.38%) C
13 3 (2.03%) PHP
14 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.35%) XAML
15 1 (0.68%) AWK
Qualifications
1 19 (12.84%) CEH
1 19 (12.84%) CISSP
2 16 (10.81%) Degree
3 13 (8.78%) LPIC
3 13 (8.78%) RHCE
3 13 (8.78%) RHCT
4 4 (2.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (11.49%) COBIT
3 8 (5.41%) GDPR
3 8 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (4.05%) HIPAA
4 6 (4.05%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.03%) QA
6 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (14.86%) Docker
2 9 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.41%) vSphere
4 6 (4.05%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (17.57%) Puppet
2 20 (13.51%) Ansible
3 13 (8.78%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.08%) Terraform
5 8 (5.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 8 (5.41%) IBM Guardium
5 8 (5.41%) Kubernetes
5 8 (5.41%) SCOM
6 2 (1.35%) SCCM
6 2 (1.35%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.95%) VMware
3 27 (18.24%) Red Hat
4 17 (11.49%) Qualys
4 17 (11.49%) Veracode
5 15 (10.14%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (6.76%) Symantec
7 8 (5.41%) Demandware
7 8 (5.41%) Imperva
7 8 (5.41%) McAfee
7 8 (5.41%) Varonis
8 6 (4.05%) Cisco
8 6 (4.05%) NetApp
9 5 (3.38%) Oracle
9 5 (3.38%) SAP
10 2 (1.35%) IBM
10 2 (1.35%) Veeam
10 2 (1.35%) Workday
10 2 (1.35%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.68%) Adaptive Insights