Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 81 100
Rank change year-on-year +18 +19 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1,599 2,172 2,234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.39% 3.78% 3.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.15% 11.75% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,438 2,060 2,007
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,337 18,479 18,502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.32% 32.17% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11,705 15,198 15,083
Median annual salary £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in London

SaaS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in London.

Salary trend for SaaS in London

SaaS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in London over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 +32 389 £75,000 +15.38% 25
South London +5 86 £57,500 -14.81% 5
West London +2 43 £63,750 +4.08% 11
East London +31 30 £55,000 -15.38% 6
North London -10 14 £55,000 -15.38% 4
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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.

1 602 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 534 (33.40%) AWS
3 456 (28.52%) Azure
4 371 (23.20%) Finance
5 366 (22.89%) JavaScript
6 317 (19.82%) DevOps
7 301 (18.82%) SQL
8 273 (17.07%) Microsoft
9 259 (16.20%) Python
10 254 (15.88%) PaaS
11 253 (15.82%) Java
12 222 (13.88%) Microservices
13 220 (13.76%) Docker
14 217 (13.57%) Kubernetes
15 215 (13.45%) .NET
16 205 (12.82%) HTML
17 203 (12.70%) IaaS
18 201 (12.57%) C#
19 196 (12.26%) Fintech
20 185 (11.57%) Analytics
21 175 (10.94%) Degree
22 173 (10.82%) CSS
23 168 (10.51%) Windows
24 160 (10.01%) Marketing
24 160 (10.01%) React
25 158 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
26 152 (9.51%) SQL Server
27 148 (9.26%) TDD
28 146 (9.13%) Linux
29 140 (8.76%) Software Engineering

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 56 (3.50%) IIS
2 51 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (1.69%) Apache
4 26 (1.63%) CMS
5 18 (1.13%) Confluence
6 16 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 15 (0.94%) nginx
8 14 (0.88%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (0.56%) Skype for Business
9 9 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (0.50%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.44%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.44%) SAS
12 6 (0.38%) Hyperledger
12 6 (0.38%) Mendix
12 6 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.13%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 50 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (1.25%) Figma
5 19 (1.19%) InVision
6 18 (1.13%) Sketch
7 12 (0.75%) Zeplin
8 8 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.50%) Chatbot
8 8 (0.50%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (0.25%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.063%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.063%) Marvel
11 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.75%) NetSuite
3 11 (0.69%) Magento
4 10 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.38%) Shopify
8 5 (0.31%) JDE OneWorld
8 5 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.25%) Actimize
9 4 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.19%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 534 (33.40%) AWS
2 456 (28.52%) Azure
3 254 (15.88%) PaaS
4 203 (12.70%) IaaS
5 131 (8.19%) Serverless
6 117 (7.32%) Office 365
7 102 (6.38%) GCP
8 54 (3.38%) Amazon S3
9 52 (3.25%) Power Platform
10 48 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
11 46 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
12 38 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
13 36 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
14 34 (2.13%) GitHub
15 33 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
16 32 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
17 29 (1.81%) Azure Data Factory
18 25 (1.56%) Azure Functions
19 22 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 19 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.75%) Firewall
2 34 (2.13%) DNS
3 33 (2.06%) HTTP
4 31 (1.94%) VPN
5 29 (1.81%) Internet
6 23 (1.44%) TCP/IP
7 19 (1.19%) SAN
8 18 (1.13%) Network Security
9 11 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (0.69%) iSCSI
9 11 (0.69%) LAN
10 10 (0.63%) WAN
11 8 (0.50%) Skype
12 7 (0.44%) WebEx
13 6 (0.38%) VoIP
13 6 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.31%) Intranet
15 4 (0.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 3 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 111 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 74 (4.63%) MongoDB
4 67 (4.19%) MySQL
5 57 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (2.94%) Big Data
6 47 (2.94%) Power BI
7 46 (2.88%) Redis
8 43 (2.69%) Azure SQL Database
9 38 (2.38%) Data Lake
9 38 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (2.00%) Snowflake Schema
11 28 (1.75%) Relational Database
12 26 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
14 24 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 22 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (1.31%) Hadoop
17 20 (1.25%) Cosmos DB
17 20 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 110 (6.88%) Git (software)
2 71 (4.44%) JIRA
3 67 (4.19%) Jenkins
4 40 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 35 (2.19%) Selenium
6 30 (1.88%) TeamCity
7 24 (1.50%) webpack
8 23 (1.44%) CircleCI
8 23 (1.44%) Visual Studio
9 19 (1.19%) PHPUnit
9 19 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
10 16 (1.00%) Subversion
11 15 (0.94%) GitLab
12 12 (0.75%) git-flow
13 10 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (0.63%) JUnit
13 10 (0.63%) SpecFlow
14 9 (0.56%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.56%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.50%) Mocha
General
1 371 (23.20%) Finance
2 160 (10.01%) Marketing
3 97 (6.07%) Retail
4 51 (3.19%) Law
5 48 (3.00%) Banking
5 48 (3.00%) Legal
6 39 (2.44%) Games
7 36 (2.25%) Public Sector
8 33 (2.06%) Advertising
9 30 (1.88%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.63%) Back Office
10 10 (0.63%) International Banking
11 9 (0.56%) Publishing
12 8 (0.50%) French Language
13 6 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.31%) German Language
14 5 (0.31%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.25%) Billing
15 4 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 384 (24.02%) Developer
2 163 (10.19%) Architect
3 143 (8.94%) Senior Developer
4 96 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 86 (5.38%) Analyst
6 84 (5.25%) Consultant
7 72 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
8 71 (4.44%) Java Developer
9 68 (4.25%) .NET Developer
10 54 (3.38%) Product Manager
10 54 (3.38%) Software Engineer
11 50 (3.13%) C# Developer
12 46 (2.88%) Full Stack Developer
13 45 (2.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 44 (2.75%) Cloud Architect
14 44 (2.75%) Project Manager
15 40 (2.50%) Lead Developer
16 39 (2.44%) Business Analyst
16 39 (2.44%) Data Engineer
17 38 (2.38%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (13.45%) .NET
2 205 (12.82%) HTML
3 173 (10.82%) CSS
4 160 (10.01%) React
5 128 (8.01%) AngularJS
6 114 (7.13%) REST
7 109 (6.82%) Web Services
8 107 (6.69%) Node.js
9 94 (5.88%) .NET Core
10 75 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 65 (4.07%) ASP.NET
12 62 (3.88%) JSON
13 59 (3.69%) HTML5
14 55 (3.44%) XML
15 53 (3.31%) Spring
16 51 (3.19%) .NET Framework
16 51 (3.19%) Kafka
17 48 (3.00%) jQuery
18 43 (2.69%) Sass
18 43 (2.69%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.57%) User Experience
2 81 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
3 77 (4.82%) Public Cloud
4 74 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
5 71 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
6 44 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 40 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 40 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 39 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
9 29 (1.81%) Cloud Native
9 29 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.44%) Virtual Team
11 19 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 17 (1.06%) Marketing Technology
13 14 (0.88%) Private Cloud
14 13 (0.81%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.69%) N-Tier
16 10 (0.63%) Blog
16 10 (0.63%) Hedge funds
16 10 (0.63%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 168 (10.51%) Windows
2 146 (9.13%) Linux
3 62 (3.88%) Windows Server
4 36 (2.25%) Android
5 34 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.69%) Unix
7 26 (1.63%) Windows 10
8 22 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.81%) CentOS
10 13 (0.81%) Windows Server 2016
11 12 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.69%) VMS
13 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
14 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.13%) Solaris
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.063%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (19.82%) DevOps
3 222 (13.88%) Microservices
4 196 (12.26%) Fintech
5 185 (11.57%) Analytics
6 158 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
7 148 (9.26%) TDD
8 140 (8.76%) Software Engineering
9 134 (8.38%) Computer Science
10 133 (8.32%) Scrum
11 111 (6.94%) Mentoring
11 111 (6.94%) Migration
12 107 (6.69%) Machine Learning
13 106 (6.63%) CRM
13 106 (6.63%) SDLC
14 105 (6.57%) MVC
15 100 (6.25%) Test Automation
16 98 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
17 94 (5.88%) B2B
18 93 (5.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 366 (22.89%) JavaScript
2 301 (18.82%) SQL
3 259 (16.20%) Python
4 253 (15.82%) Java
5 201 (12.57%) C#
6 116 (7.25%) PowerShell
7 67 (4.19%) Ruby
8 66 (4.13%) PHP
9 59 (3.69%) ES6
10 57 (3.56%) TypeScript
11 45 (2.81%) Go
12 33 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 31 (1.94%) C
14 30 (1.88%) Shell Script
15 24 (1.50%) C++
16 23 (1.44%) Scala
17 20 (1.25%) T-SQL
18 16 (1.00%) Perl
19 12 (0.75%) PL/SQL
20 9 (0.56%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 175 (10.94%) Degree
2 55 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (2.19%) AWS Certification
4 23 (1.44%) CISSP
5 19 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.88%) Security Cleared
7 11 (0.69%) CCNA
8 10 (0.63%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 9 (0.56%) CCSP
10 8 (0.50%) CCNP
11 7 (0.44%) ACCA
11 7 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.44%) PMP
12 6 (0.38%) Master's Degree
12 6 (0.38%) MCITP
13 5 (0.31%) CIMA
13 5 (0.31%) CISM
13 5 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (5.82%) QA
2 41 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.50%) SLA
4 19 (1.19%) NIST
5 13 (0.81%) GDPR
6 9 (0.56%) PMO
7 8 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (0.50%) NCSC
8 7 (0.44%) NIST 800
9 6 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (0.38%) PSD2
10 4 (0.25%) ISO 20022
10 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.25%) SEPA
11 3 (0.19%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.13%) GLBA
12 2 (0.13%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 220 (13.76%) Docker
2 97 (6.07%) Active Directory
3 43 (2.69%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.25%) vSphere
9 3 (0.19%) Firmware
9 3 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.13%) KVM
10 2 (0.13%) XenApp
11 1 (0.063%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.063%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.063%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.063%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.063%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 217 (13.57%) Kubernetes
2 122 (7.63%) Terraform
3 117 (7.32%) Ansible
4 76 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
5 75 (4.69%) Puppet
6 48 (3.00%) SCCM
7 31 (1.94%) Prometheus
8 20 (1.25%) Grafana
9 19 (1.19%) SCVMM
10 17 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
10 17 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
11 12 (0.75%) Kubeflow
12 8 (0.50%) Packer
13 7 (0.44%) Salt
14 6 (0.38%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.31%) Consul
15 5 (0.31%) Nagios
16 4 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
16 4 (0.25%) Kibana
17 3 (0.19%) Opsview
Vendors
1 273 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 103 (6.44%) Oracle
3 80 (5.00%) Google
4 77 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
5 65 (4.07%) VMware
6 45 (2.81%) SAP
7 43 (2.69%) Cisco
8 27 (1.69%) IBM
9 24 (1.50%) Adobe
9 24 (1.50%) HP
10 23 (1.44%) Tableau
11 20 (1.25%) ServiceNow
12 18 (1.13%) Dell
13 16 (1.00%) Databricks
13 16 (1.00%) Splunk
14 14 (0.88%) JD Edwards
15 12 (0.75%) Workday
16 11 (0.69%) Anaplan
16 11 (0.69%) TIBCO
17 9 (0.56%) Red Hat