Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 82 98
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 +29
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1,888 2,381 2,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.72% 3.80% 3.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.83% 12.75% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,565 1,927 1,951
London median annual salary £66,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £39,000 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +1.85%

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 19,207 18,673 17,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.81% 29.79% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15,619 15,127 14,404
London median annual salary £65,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.77% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +3 410 £65,000 - 94
South London -9 106 £67,500 - 16
West London -37 40 £55,000 - 65
East London +31 26 £82,500 +26.92% 23
North London -1 7 £55,000 -42.11% 7
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 631 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (27.81%) AWS
3 423 (22.40%) Azure
4 391 (20.71%) Finance
5 376 (19.92%) JavaScript
6 370 (19.60%) Java
7 360 (19.07%) SQL
8 356 (18.86%) DevOps
9 302 (16.00%) PaaS
10 297 (15.73%) Microsoft
11 294 (15.57%) Python
12 264 (13.98%) C#
13 247 (13.08%) Docker
13 247 (13.08%) IaaS
14 233 (12.34%) HTML
15 229 (12.13%) .NET
16 217 (11.49%) Degree
17 215 (11.39%) Fintech
18 206 (10.91%) Microservices
19 194 (10.28%) Analytics
20 182 (9.64%) Kubernetes
21 175 (9.27%) SQL Server
22 173 (9.16%) Windows
23 168 (8.90%) CSS
23 168 (8.90%) Marketing
24 164 (8.69%) React
25 161 (8.53%) Linux
26 156 (8.26%) Software Engineering
27 155 (8.21%) Project Management
28 149 (7.89%) AngularJS

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 59 (3.13%) Apache
2 58 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
3 56 (2.97%) IIS
4 35 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 29 (1.54%) Apache Spark
6 26 (1.38%) CMS
7 22 (1.17%) nginx
8 19 (1.01%) Confluence
8 19 (1.01%) Skype for Business
9 13 (0.69%) SharePoint
10 10 (0.53%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.48%) Hyperledger
12 7 (0.37%) JBoss
12 7 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.32%) SAS
13 6 (0.32%) WordPress
14 4 (0.21%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.16%) PowerExchange
16 2 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 66 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (0.95%) Chatbot
4 18 (0.95%) Sketch
5 15 (0.79%) InVision
6 10 (0.53%) Zeplin
7 8 (0.42%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.16%) Figma
10 1 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.053%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 43 (2.28%) thinkFolio
2 31 (1.64%) NetSuite
3 27 (1.43%) LatentZero
4 23 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.79%) Magento
6 9 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.48%) Shopify
7 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.21%) Actimize
9 4 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.21%) Lawson
9 4 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 3 (0.16%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 525 (27.81%) AWS
2 423 (22.40%) Azure
3 302 (16.00%) PaaS
4 247 (13.08%) IaaS
5 102 (5.40%) GCP
6 96 (5.08%) Office 365
7 84 (4.45%) Serverless
8 62 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
9 59 (3.13%) Amazon S3
10 43 (2.28%) Dynamics 365
11 37 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 37 (1.96%) GitHub
12 32 (1.69%) Power Platform
13 30 (1.59%) Azure Functions
14 29 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
15 26 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
16 19 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
16 19 (1.01%) Google Analytics
17 18 (0.95%) G Suite
18 17 (0.90%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.81%) Firewall
2 31 (1.64%) DNS
3 30 (1.59%) VPN
4 22 (1.17%) Internet
4 22 (1.17%) Intranet
5 21 (1.11%) HTTP
6 20 (1.06%) SAN
7 18 (0.95%) Skype
7 18 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 18 (0.95%) VoIP
8 16 (0.85%) Network Security
9 14 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (0.74%) LAN
9 14 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (0.53%) SSL
11 9 (0.48%) WAN
12 8 (0.42%) Bluetooth
13 7 (0.37%) DHCP
14 6 (0.32%) Wireless
15 5 (0.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 104 (5.51%) NoSQL
3 86 (4.56%) MySQL
4 66 (3.50%) Big Data
5 48 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 46 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 41 (2.17%) Redis
8 35 (1.85%) MongoDB
9 29 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
10 28 (1.48%) Amazon Redshift
10 28 (1.48%) Cosmos DB
10 28 (1.48%) Power BI
11 26 (1.38%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.17%) Data Lake
13 21 (1.11%) Hadoop
14 19 (1.01%) FileMaker
15 16 (0.85%) Blockchain
16 15 (0.79%) Snowflake Schema
17 14 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 110 (5.83%) Git (software)
2 84 (4.45%) JIRA
3 64 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 42 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 34 (1.80%) TeamCity
6 32 (1.69%) Selenium
7 29 (1.54%) Subversion
8 24 (1.27%) webpack
9 23 (1.22%) JUnit
10 22 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 22 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
11 16 (0.85%) Gatling
11 16 (0.85%) Postman
11 16 (0.85%) Vagrant
12 15 (0.79%) PHPUnit
13 14 (0.74%) Maven
14 13 (0.69%) CircleCI
14 13 (0.69%) GitLab
14 13 (0.69%) Hudson
15 12 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 391 (20.71%) Finance
2 168 (8.90%) Marketing
3 117 (6.20%) Retail
4 86 (4.56%) Banking
5 79 (4.18%) Law
6 59 (3.13%) Legal
7 46 (2.44%) Front Office
7 46 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 45 (2.38%) German Language
9 41 (2.17%) Public Sector
10 34 (1.80%) French Language
11 33 (1.75%) Advertising
12 29 (1.54%) Spanish Language
13 28 (1.48%) Games
14 24 (1.27%) Back Office
15 19 (1.01%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.85%) Billing
16 16 (0.85%) Italian Language
17 9 (0.48%) Publishing
18 7 (0.37%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 425 (22.51%) Developer
2 217 (11.49%) Architect
3 129 (6.83%) Analyst
4 96 (5.08%) Consultant
5 94 (4.98%) Project Manager
6 91 (4.82%) Senior Developer
7 88 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
8 80 (4.24%) Java Developer
9 73 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
10 67 (3.55%) .NET Developer
10 67 (3.55%) Product Manager
11 64 (3.39%) Cloud Architect
12 58 (3.07%) C# Developer
13 54 (2.86%) Business Analyst
13 54 (2.86%) Lead Developer
14 51 (2.70%) Support Engineer
15 44 (2.33%) Applications Support
16 40 (2.12%) Data Analyst
17 38 (2.01%) Software Engineer
18 37 (1.96%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (12.34%) HTML
2 229 (12.13%) .NET
3 168 (8.90%) CSS
4 164 (8.69%) React
5 149 (7.89%) AngularJS
6 133 (7.04%) REST
7 127 (6.73%) Web Services
8 94 (4.98%) .NET Core
9 89 (4.71%) Node.js
10 74 (3.92%) JSON
11 73 (3.87%) XML
12 67 (3.55%) Spring
13 64 (3.39%) ASP.NET
14 59 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
14 59 (3.13%) HTML5
15 58 (3.07%) .NET Framework
16 53 (2.81%) RESTful
17 47 (2.49%) Vue.js
18 44 (2.33%) SOAP
19 42 (2.22%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 134 (7.10%) User Experience
2 101 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 69 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
5 62 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
6 60 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (2.91%) Mobile App
8 49 (2.60%) Hedge funds
9 46 (2.44%) Derivative
9 46 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 44 (2.33%) Management Information System
11 43 (2.28%) Equities
11 43 (2.28%) Fixed Income
11 43 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 33 (1.75%) Data Centre
12 33 (1.75%) Private Cloud
13 31 (1.64%) Client/Server
14 23 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 20 (1.06%) Marketing Technology
16 18 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 173 (9.16%) Windows
2 161 (8.53%) Linux
3 74 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 71 (3.76%) Android
5 62 (3.28%) Windows Server
6 33 (1.75%) Unix
7 19 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.79%) CentOS
8 15 (0.79%) Windows 10
9 11 (0.58%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.16%) Solaris
12 3 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.11%) VyOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.053%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (18.86%) DevOps
3 215 (11.39%) Fintech
4 206 (10.91%) Microservices
5 194 (10.28%) Analytics
6 156 (8.26%) Software Engineering
7 155 (8.21%) Project Management
8 141 (7.47%) Problem-Solving
9 133 (7.04%) TDD
10 132 (6.99%) Migration
11 130 (6.89%) Presales
11 130 (6.89%) Scrum
12 126 (6.67%) Computer Science
13 124 (6.57%) Mentoring
14 123 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
15 116 (6.14%) Machine Learning
15 116 (6.14%) Test Automation
16 114 (6.04%) B2B
16 114 (6.04%) MVC
17 112 (5.93%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 376 (19.92%) JavaScript
2 370 (19.60%) Java
3 360 (19.07%) SQL
4 294 (15.57%) Python
5 264 (13.98%) C#
6 118 (6.25%) Ruby
7 98 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 78 (4.13%) PHP
9 67 (3.55%) Go
10 61 (3.23%) ES6
11 59 (3.13%) C++
12 52 (2.75%) Bash Shell
13 48 (2.54%) C
14 40 (2.12%) TypeScript
15 34 (1.80%) Perl
16 32 (1.69%) Kotlin
17 29 (1.54%) Java 8
18 27 (1.43%) Scala
19 22 (1.17%) Korn
20 20 (1.06%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 217 (11.49%) Degree
2 53 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.32%) AWS Certification
4 22 (1.17%) CISSP
5 17 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.74%) CISM
6 14 (0.74%) PMP
7 13 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (0.64%) Security Cleared
9 11 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.53%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.53%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.42%) ACCA
11 8 (0.42%) CCNA
11 8 (0.42%) CIMA
12 7 (0.37%) APMP
12 7 (0.37%) MCP
13 6 (0.32%) MCAD
13 6 (0.32%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (5.40%) QA
2 41 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.11%) SLA
4 18 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 18 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.79%) GDPR
6 14 (0.74%) NIST
7 11 (0.58%) PMO
8 8 (0.42%) NCSC
9 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.21%) ISO 20022
10 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.21%) PSD2
10 4 (0.21%) SEPA
11 3 (0.16%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.11%) COBIT
12 2 (0.11%) EMIR
12 2 (0.11%) NIST 800
13 1 (0.053%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 247 (13.08%) Docker
2 96 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 48 (2.54%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.64%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.21%) Firmware
8 4 (0.21%) KVM
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.21%) vSphere
9 3 (0.16%) Varnish
10 2 (0.11%) etcd
10 2 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.11%) Postfix
10 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.11%) XenApp
11 1 (0.053%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 182 (9.64%) Kubernetes
2 106 (5.61%) Ansible
2 106 (5.61%) Puppet
3 95 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
4 90 (4.77%) Terraform
5 49 (2.60%) SCCM
6 28 (1.48%) Microsoft Intune
7 19 (1.01%) Grafana
7 19 (1.01%) Salt
8 18 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
9 17 (0.90%) Prometheus
10 16 (0.85%) Consul
10 16 (0.85%) Packer
11 15 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
11 15 (0.79%) ZABBIX
12 14 (0.74%) Nagios
13 13 (0.69%) SCVMM
14 12 (0.64%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.64%) Graphite
14 12 (0.64%) Opsview
Vendors
1 297 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 145 (7.68%) Salesforce.com
3 129 (6.83%) Oracle
4 90 (4.77%) Google
5 60 (3.18%) SAP
5 60 (3.18%) VMware
6 56 (2.97%) Tableau
7 31 (1.64%) ServiceNow
8 30 (1.59%) Cisco
9 29 (1.54%) HP
9 29 (1.54%) IBM
10 27 (1.43%) Charles River
10 27 (1.43%) Eze Castle Integration
10 27 (1.43%) SimCorp
11 25 (1.32%) Splunk
12 22 (1.17%) Adobe
13 20 (1.06%) Citrix
13 20 (1.06%) HubSpot
14 17 (0.90%) ION Trading
14 17 (0.90%) JD Edwards