Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 121 79
Rank change year-on-year +30 -42 +47
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 19 8 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.43% 0.46% 3.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.42% 5.23% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 68
Kent median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% +21.43% -36.36%
10th Percentile £34,000 £34,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £57,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

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 153 153 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.55% 8.87% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 122 139 230
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £22,625 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,250 £62,625
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +3 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Maidstone - 6 £51,250 - 1
Stansted - 1 £37,500 -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) QA
7 5 (26.32%) IIS
7 5 (26.32%) Migration
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (21.05%) PaaS
8 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 4 (21.05%) Office 365
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (15.79%) webpack
9 3 (15.79%) SOLID
9 3 (15.79%) Angular 2
9 3 (15.79%) .NET Core
9 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (15.79%) PMI
9 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification

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 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
1 4 (21.05%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) Skype
1 2 (10.53%) VoIP
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL CLR
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) webpack
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Junior SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Architect
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Core
4 3 (15.79%) Angular 2
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (15.79%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) SOLID
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Presales
5 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) QA Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.53%) Sun
2 2 (10.53%) VMware