Period
to 24 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 98 120
Rank change year-on-year +19 +22 +6
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2,370 2,203 1,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.87% 3.16% 2.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.26% 12.86% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,949 1,897 1,609
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £41,200 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 17,880 17,128 11,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.20% 24.54% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14,496 14,288 9,814
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in London

SaaS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SaaS in London

SaaS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in London over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in London

SaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the London region over the 6 months to 24 March 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
Central London +41 460 £63,000 +5.00% 50
South London +68 129 £67,500 +3.85% 5
West London -31 73 £55,000 - 22
North London +7 5 £72,500 +61.11% 4
East London +7 3 £65,000 -13.33% 21
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 London region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 757 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (23.67%) Finance
3 542 (22.87%) Amazon AWS
4 527 (22.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 510 (21.52%) SQL
6 495 (20.89%) Microsoft
7 462 (19.49%) PaaS
8 417 (17.59%) Java
8 417 (17.59%) Windows
9 416 (17.55%) JavaScript
10 369 (15.57%) C#
11 351 (14.81%) DevOps
12 330 (13.92%) Degree
13 317 (13.38%) SQL Server
14 313 (13.21%) Python
15 304 (12.83%) IaaS
16 298 (12.57%) .NET
16 298 (12.57%) HTML
17 295 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
18 270 (11.39%) Linux
19 256 (10.80%) Microservices
20 249 (10.51%) Scrum
21 238 (10.04%) Active Directory
21 238 (10.04%) Marketing
22 228 (9.62%) Oracle
22 228 (9.62%) Ansible
23 223 (9.41%) Analytics
24 218 (9.20%) Fintech
25 214 (9.03%) Puppet
25 214 (9.03%) Docker

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 143 (6.03%) Apache
2 141 (5.95%) Tomcat
3 46 (1.94%) Apache Solr
4 43 (1.81%) SharePoint
5 40 (1.69%) Confluence
6 37 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 31 (1.31%) Apache Spark
8 27 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (0.84%) CMS
9 20 (0.84%) IIS
10 19 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 16 (0.68%) WebLogic
12 14 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (0.55%) Skype for Business
14 11 (0.46%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.42%) JBoss
16 9 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.38%) Jetty
16 9 (0.38%) Mule
17 8 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 56 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.55%) Chatbot
4 11 (0.46%) Mingle
5 10 (0.42%) InVision
5 10 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 9 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.13%) Camtasia
9 3 (0.13%) Lectora
9 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.084%) SPSS
11 1 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 58 (2.45%) thinkFolio
2 37 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 33 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
4 29 (1.22%) NetSuite
5 14 (0.59%) Visualfiles
6 13 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
6 13 (0.55%) Eze OMS
7 9 (0.38%) Magento
8 8 (0.34%) Lawson
8 8 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
10 5 (0.21%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 4 (0.17%) SAP Business One
12 3 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 542 (22.87%) Amazon AWS
2 527 (22.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 462 (19.49%) PaaS
4 304 (12.83%) IaaS
5 151 (6.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 100 (4.22%) Office 365
7 73 (3.08%) Serverless
8 66 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
9 42 (1.77%) GitHub
10 40 (1.69%) npm
11 36 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
12 34 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
13 30 (1.27%) Amazon S3
13 30 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
14 26 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
15 19 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
16 16 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 16 (0.68%) Slack
17 14 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
18 13 (0.55%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 143 (6.03%) DNS
1 143 (6.03%) Firewall
2 75 (3.16%) HTTP
3 69 (2.91%) SAN
4 58 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 58 (2.45%) VPN
5 44 (1.86%) Internet
5 44 (1.86%) LAN
5 44 (1.86%) SSL
6 42 (1.77%) WAN
7 40 (1.69%) iSCSI
8 33 (1.39%) VLAN
9 25 (1.05%) Unified Communications
10 22 (0.93%) DHCP
11 17 (0.72%) VoIP
12 16 (0.68%) AMQP
13 15 (0.63%) NAS
14 10 (0.42%) Intranet
14 10 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 136 (5.74%) NoSQL
3 85 (3.59%) Relational Database
4 83 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
5 64 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 61 (2.57%) MySQL
7 60 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
8 59 (2.49%) Big Data
9 56 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 38 (1.60%) Hadoop
12 35 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 34 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 32 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
15 30 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
16 28 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (1.10%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 24 (1.01%) Power BI
18 24 (1.01%) RDBMS
19 22 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 147 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 137 (5.78%) Jenkins
3 104 (4.39%) JIRA
4 80 (3.38%) TeamCity
5 71 (3.00%) Selenium
6 46 (1.94%) gulp
7 44 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 41 (1.73%) webpack
9 39 (1.65%) Maven
10 26 (1.10%) GitLab
10 26 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (1.05%) Cucumber
11 25 (1.05%) Eclipse
12 24 (1.01%) Bitbucket
12 24 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
13 23 (0.97%) Babel
14 21 (0.89%) SpecFlow
14 21 (0.89%) WebDriver
15 19 (0.80%) JUnit
16 18 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 561 (23.67%) Finance
2 238 (10.04%) Marketing
3 149 (6.29%) Banking
4 125 (5.27%) Retail
5 84 (3.54%) German Language
6 80 (3.38%) French Language
7 75 (3.16%) Spanish Language
8 73 (3.08%) Law
9 70 (2.95%) Legal
10 68 (2.87%) Telecoms
11 63 (2.66%) Front Office
11 63 (2.66%) Italian Language
12 47 (1.98%) Advertising
13 40 (1.69%) Manufacturing
14 34 (1.43%) Electronics
15 30 (1.27%) Investment Banking
16 26 (1.10%) Publishing
17 24 (1.01%) Games
18 21 (0.89%) Billing
19 15 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 447 (18.86%) Developer
2 284 (11.98%) Architect
3 185 (7.81%) Consultant
4 166 (7.00%) Analyst
5 101 (4.26%) Applications Support
6 100 (4.22%) Senior Developer
6 100 (4.22%) Solutions Architect
7 98 (4.14%) Support Engineer
8 87 (3.67%) Software Engineer
9 82 (3.46%) Applications Engineer
10 81 (3.42%) Cloud Architect
11 78 (3.29%) C# Developer
12 77 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
12 77 (3.25%) Product Manager
13 70 (2.95%) Lead Developer
14 69 (2.91%) .NET Developer
14 69 (2.91%) Applications Support Engineer
14 69 (2.91%) Java Developer
15 67 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
16 58 (2.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (12.57%) .NET
1 298 (12.57%) HTML
2 211 (8.90%) CSS
3 201 (8.48%) React
4 199 (8.40%) AngularJS
5 169 (7.13%) Web Services
6 135 (5.70%) RESTful
7 112 (4.73%) Node.js
8 109 (4.60%) XML
9 93 (3.92%) REST
10 90 (3.80%) HTML5
11 75 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 72 (3.04%) jQuery
13 70 (2.95%) ASP.NET
14 68 (2.87%) CSS3
14 68 (2.87%) SOAP
15 67 (2.83%) FIX Protocol
16 66 (2.78%) .NET Framework
17 59 (2.49%) Spring
18 49 (2.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 218 (9.20%) Fintech
2 181 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 148 (6.24%) User Experience
4 130 (5.49%) Public Cloud
5 111 (4.68%) Data Centre
6 102 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
7 85 (3.59%) Hedge funds
8 75 (3.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 70 (2.95%) Mobile App
10 62 (2.62%) Equities
11 61 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 59 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
13 58 (2.45%) Derivative
13 58 (2.45%) Fixed Income
14 47 (1.98%) Blog
15 39 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
16 33 (1.39%) Management Information System
16 33 (1.39%) Private Cloud
17 25 (1.05%) Cloud Native
17 25 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 417 (17.59%) Windows
2 270 (11.39%) Linux
3 160 (6.75%) Windows Server
4 58 (2.45%) Unix
5 57 (2.41%) CentOS
6 44 (1.86%) Apple iOS
7 38 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (1.27%) Android
9 30 (1.27%) Ubuntu
10 19 (0.80%) Solaris
10 19 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.72%) Windows 10
12 13 (0.55%) Debian
12 13 (0.55%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.34%) FreeBSD
14 8 (0.34%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.30%) Fedora
16 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (14.81%) DevOps
3 295 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
4 256 (10.80%) Microservices
5 249 (10.51%) Scrum
6 223 (9.41%) Analytics
7 204 (8.61%) Mentoring
8 191 (8.06%) Project Management
9 175 (7.38%) Computer Science
10 172 (7.26%) Presales
10 172 (7.26%) Software Engineering
11 169 (7.13%) Test Automation
12 168 (7.09%) ITIL
13 148 (6.24%) TDD
14 139 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
15 135 (5.70%) Continuous Delivery
16 127 (5.36%) Configuration Management
16 127 (5.36%) CRM
17 122 (5.15%) Business Development
17 122 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 510 (21.52%) SQL
2 417 (17.59%) Java
3 416 (17.55%) JavaScript
4 369 (15.57%) C#
5 313 (13.21%) Python
6 193 (8.14%) PowerShell
7 130 (5.49%) Bash Shell
8 123 (5.19%) Ruby
9 101 (4.26%) TypeScript
10 91 (3.84%) Perl
11 87 (3.67%) C++
12 64 (2.70%) ES6
13 56 (2.36%) PHP
14 55 (2.32%) Go
15 52 (2.19%) R
16 45 (1.90%) T-SQL
17 43 (1.81%) Scala
18 33 (1.39%) C
19 25 (1.05%) Java 8
20 24 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 330 (13.92%) Degree
2 84 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (1.43%) AWS Certification
5 29 (1.22%) PMI Certification
6 28 (1.18%) PMP
7 25 (1.05%) Security Cleared
8 24 (1.01%) Master's Degree
9 22 (0.93%) ISEB
9 22 (0.93%) MCSE
9 22 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
10 19 (0.80%) ISTQB
11 16 (0.68%) CISSP
12 15 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
13 11 (0.46%) CEH
13 11 (0.46%) MCSA
14 10 (0.42%) SC Cleared
15 9 (0.38%) SANS
16 8 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.64%) QA
2 87 (3.67%) GDPR
3 82 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 65 (2.74%) Cyber Essentials
5 57 (2.41%) HIPAA
6 30 (1.27%) SLA
7 13 (0.55%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.55%) PMO
8 11 (0.46%) ISO 9000
9 9 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 8 (0.34%) IFRS
11 6 (0.25%) COBIT
12 2 (0.084%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.042%) FedRAMP
13 1 (0.042%) ISO 20022
13 1 (0.042%) NIST 800
13 1 (0.042%) PSD2
13 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 238 (10.04%) Active Directory
2 214 (9.03%) Docker
3 101 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (3.84%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.72%) vSphere
6 16 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.63%) DFS Replication
8 13 (0.55%) KVM
8 13 (0.55%) NFS
9 8 (0.34%) pfSense
9 8 (0.34%) Samba
10 6 (0.25%) HDFS
10 6 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.21%) SRDF
11 5 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.21%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.21%) Xen
12 4 (0.17%) Snort
12 4 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 228 (9.62%) Ansible
2 214 (9.03%) Puppet
3 205 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
4 156 (6.58%) Kubernetes
5 91 (3.84%) Terraform
6 81 (3.42%) Nagios
7 72 (3.04%) SCOM
8 21 (0.89%) SCCM
9 20 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
10 19 (0.80%) Mesos
11 14 (0.59%) Prometheus
12 11 (0.46%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (0.30%) Salt
15 5 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.21%) CASB
15 5 (0.21%) CFEngine
16 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 4 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 495 (20.89%) Microsoft
2 228 (9.62%) Oracle
3 160 (6.75%) Google
4 123 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
5 119 (5.02%) VMware
6 116 (4.89%) Splunk
7 105 (4.43%) SAP
8 80 (3.38%) Cisco
9 65 (2.74%) Red Hat
10 58 (2.45%) Bloomberg
10 58 (2.45%) FXall
10 58 (2.45%) MarketAxess
10 58 (2.45%) Reuters
10 58 (2.45%) Tradeweb
11 53 (2.24%) Eze Software Group
11 53 (2.24%) ION Trading
12 51 (2.15%) IBM
13 49 (2.07%) HP
14 46 (1.94%) ServiceNow
15 37 (1.56%) EMC