Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 119 134
Rank change year-on-year +39 +15 +34
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 142 98 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.51% 2.33% 1.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.54% 12.17% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 91 84 83
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +11.11%

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 1,049 805 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.96% 19.14% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 826 688 374
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.41% +18.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,850 £32,000
90th Percentile £74,375 £71,250 £78,375
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +14.12%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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
Watford +42 80 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Borehamwood +10 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Letchworth +14 1 - - 1
Harpenden +12 1 £40,000 -
Stevenage +7 1 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Tring -8 1 £65,000 +10.64%
Welwyn Garden City -27 1 £52,500 - 3
SaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 62 (43.66%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (37.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (35.92%) Java
4 48 (33.80%) Salesforce.com
5 43 (30.28%) XML
6 40 (28.17%) Enterprise Software
7 39 (27.46%) Microsoft
8 37 (26.06%) JavaScript
9 36 (25.35%) Linux
10 34 (23.94%) IaaS
10 34 (23.94%) PaaS
11 31 (21.83%) Finance
11 31 (21.83%) Apex Code
12 30 (21.13%) Windows
12 30 (21.13%) Hybrid Cloud
13 28 (19.72%) VMware
14 27 (19.01%) Unix
15 26 (18.31%) Migration
15 26 (18.31%) Data Centre
15 26 (18.31%) Presales
16 24 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (16.90%) Degree
17 23 (16.20%) OpenStack
18 21 (14.79%) SQL
18 21 (14.79%) HTML
18 21 (14.79%) REST
18 21 (14.79%) Hyper-V
18 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (14.08%) Banking
19 20 (14.08%) PCI DSS

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 23 (16.20%) OpenStack
2 11 (7.75%) GlassFish
2 11 (7.75%) JBoss
2 11 (7.75%) MQSeries
2 11 (7.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (7.75%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (3.52%) SAP GRC
2 5 (3.52%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (2.82%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.41%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.70%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 62 (43.66%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (37.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (23.94%) IaaS
3 34 (23.94%) PaaS
4 11 (7.75%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.11%) Office 365
6 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.41%) Force.com
7 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) DNS
1 19 (13.38%) SAN
1 19 (13.38%) TCP/IP
2 17 (11.97%) Reverse Proxy
2 17 (11.97%) VPN
3 16 (11.27%) Internet
4 14 (9.86%) Firewall
5 4 (2.82%) VSAN
6 3 (2.11%) Skype
7 2 (1.41%) DHCP
8 1 (0.70%) HTTP
8 1 (0.70%) LAN
8 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.70%) Big Data
3 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.70%) MySQL
3 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.70%) Subversion
1 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (21.83%) Finance
2 20 (14.08%) Banking
3 12 (8.45%) French Language
3 12 (8.45%) German Language
3 12 (8.45%) Swedish Language
4 6 (4.23%) Legal
4 6 (4.23%) Marketing
5 4 (2.82%) Retail
6 2 (1.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (26.76%) Consultant
2 33 (23.24%) Architect
3 24 (16.90%) Infrastructure Architect
4 23 (16.20%) Senior Consultant
5 22 (15.49%) Implementation Consultant
6 21 (14.79%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 17 (11.97%) IT Manager
8 16 (11.27%) Information Manager
8 16 (11.27%) Information Security Manager
8 16 (11.27%) Security Manager
9 14 (9.86%) Sales Manager
10 13 (9.15%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (9.15%) Software Consultant
10 13 (9.15%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (8.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (6.34%) Account Manager
12 9 (6.34%) Lead Architect
12 9 (6.34%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (6.34%) Sales Account Manager
13 8 (5.63%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (30.28%) XML
2 21 (14.79%) HTML
2 21 (14.79%) REST
3 18 (12.68%) Web Services
4 13 (9.15%) CSS
5 12 (8.45%) XSL
6 11 (7.75%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (7.75%) Ajax
6 11 (7.75%) EJB
6 11 (7.75%) EJB 3.0
6 11 (7.75%) HornetQ
6 11 (7.75%) HTML5
6 11 (7.75%) Java EE
6 11 (7.75%) Java SE
6 11 (7.75%) JMS
6 11 (7.75%) JSP
6 11 (7.75%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (7.75%) XHTML
6 11 (7.75%) XML Schema
7 5 (3.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.17%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (21.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 26 (18.31%) Data Centre
4 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (11.27%) Replication
6 11 (7.75%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (7.04%) Management Information System
8 8 (5.63%) iPhone
8 8 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (4.93%) Data Structures
10 6 (4.23%) Public Cloud
11 5 (3.52%) Private Cloud
11 5 (3.52%) User Experience
12 4 (2.82%) Fintech
13 2 (1.41%) EPoS
13 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.41%) PMI
14 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.35%) Linux
2 30 (21.13%) Windows
3 27 (19.01%) Unix
4 7 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.70%) Android
6 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.31%) Migration
1 26 (18.31%) Presales
2 24 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (14.08%) Software Delivery
5 19 (13.38%) Business Development
6 18 (12.68%) CRM
6 18 (12.68%) Decision-Making
7 17 (11.97%) Project Management
7 17 (11.97%) SOA
8 16 (11.27%) Cryptography
8 16 (11.27%) Information Security
8 16 (11.27%) Patch Management
8 16 (11.27%) SIEM
9 15 (10.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (10.56%) ITIL
9 15 (10.56%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.75%) Desktop Publishing
10 11 (7.75%) Web Analytics
10 11 (7.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.92%) Java
2 37 (26.06%) JavaScript
3 31 (21.83%) Apex Code
4 21 (14.79%) SQL
5 15 (10.56%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.75%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.75%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.34%) AWK
8 4 (2.82%) C
8 4 (2.82%) Python
9 1 (0.70%) C#
9 1 (0.70%) ES6
9 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (16.90%) Degree
2 16 (11.27%) CISM
2 16 (11.27%) CISSP
3 13 (9.15%) AWS Certification
4 12 (8.45%) CRISC
5 11 (7.75%) Master's Degree
6 4 (2.82%) CISA
6 4 (2.82%) MCSE
6 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.08%) PCI DSS
2 19 (13.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (9.86%) GDPR
3 14 (9.86%) ISO 22301
4 10 (7.04%) COBIT
5 5 (3.52%) QA
6 2 (1.41%) HIPAA
System Software
1 21 (14.79%) Hyper-V
2 18 (12.68%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (7.75%) Docker
4 7 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.82%) VMware NSX
6 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (9.15%) Puppet
2 7 (4.93%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.82%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.82%) SCOrch
3 4 (2.82%) vRealize
4 3 (2.11%) SCCM
4 3 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 48 (33.80%) Salesforce.com
2 39 (27.46%) Microsoft
3 28 (19.72%) VMware
4 19 (13.38%) IBM
5 16 (11.27%) LogRhythm
6 14 (9.86%) Cisco
7 12 (8.45%) Oracle
8 10 (7.04%) SAP
9 8 (5.63%) EMC
9 8 (5.63%) HP
10 7 (4.93%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.82%) NetApp
11 4 (2.82%) Splunk
12 3 (2.11%) Symantec
12 3 (2.11%) Veeam
13 2 (1.41%) Dell
13 2 (1.41%) JD Edwards
13 2 (1.41%) NEC
14 1 (0.70%) Epicor
14 1 (0.70%) Infor