Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 87 116
Rank change year-on-year +14 +29 -20
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.37% 1.64% 0.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.50% 11.17% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 11
Kent median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,650 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,400 £68,000 £47,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% -

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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 218 188 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.80% 14.72% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 169 162 146
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £74,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.83%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Kent

SaaS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Kent

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Kent over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Kent

SaaS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Tunbridge Wells +13 3 £32,500 -33.33%
Canterbury - 2 £44,000 -
Maidstone -10 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Tonbridge - 1 £32,500 -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Advertising
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) IaaS
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
1 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Windows DevOps Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) ArchiMate
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) OOD
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) OWASP
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (16.67%) VMware