Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 118 160
Rank change year-on-year +12 +42 +28
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2259 2027 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.01% 2.67% 2.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.40% 17.39% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 1777 1586
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £37,125
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,100 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%

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 15690 11657 9695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.88% 15.33% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13049 10085 8242
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,025
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Central London +48 397 £61,250 -2.00% 65
West London +19 156 £55,000 - 13
South London +12 35 £55,000 -8.33% 9
North London +12 19 £45,000 -16.67% 3
East London +7 16 £61,250 +22.50% 12
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 849 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 563 (24.92%) Amazon AWS
3 518 (22.93%) JavaScript
4 490 (21.69%) Finance
5 469 (20.76%) Java
6 414 (18.33%) PaaS
7 388 (17.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 375 (16.60%) IaaS
9 373 (16.51%) DevOps
10 370 (16.38%) Linux
11 350 (15.49%) SQL
12 335 (14.83%) HTML
13 308 (13.63%) .NET
13 308 (13.63%) Degree
14 292 (12.93%) Microsoft
15 273 (12.08%) CSS
16 267 (11.82%) C#
17 256 (11.33%) SQL Server
18 244 (10.80%) Python
19 242 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
20 238 (10.54%) Analytics
21 232 (10.27%) Marketing
22 226 (10.00%) Project Management
23 225 (9.96%) AngularJS
24 224 (9.92%) Microservices
25 213 (9.43%) Windows
26 211 (9.34%) TDD
27 208 (9.21%) Scrum
28 207 (9.16%) Web Services
29 196 (8.68%) Continuous Integration

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 73 (3.23%) CMS
2 62 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 54 (2.39%) Tomcat
4 53 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (2.21%) Apache
6 46 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 44 (1.95%) Apache Spark
8 40 (1.77%) Confluence
9 31 (1.37%) Ethereum
9 31 (1.37%) Hyperledger
10 28 (1.24%) IIS
11 26 (1.15%) OpenStack
12 23 (1.02%) Drupal
12 23 (1.02%) Umbraco
13 22 (0.97%) eris
14 21 (0.93%) Apache Solr
15 20 (0.89%) MS Exchange
15 20 (0.89%) WebSphere
16 19 (0.84%) Jetty
17 14 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 67 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 16 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.22%) InVision
6 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.13%) HipChat
8 2 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.089%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.089%) Mingle
9 1 (0.044%) GIMP
9 1 (0.044%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 44 (1.95%) NetSuite
2 31 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.53%) Workday HCM
5 10 (0.44%) Eloqua
6 9 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 8 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.22%) Magento
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.13%) BigMachines
11 3 (0.13%) Lawson
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.13%) Workfront
12 2 (0.089%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 563 (24.92%) Amazon AWS
2 414 (18.33%) PaaS
3 388 (17.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 375 (16.60%) IaaS
5 107 (4.74%) Office 365
6 65 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
7 56 (2.48%) GitHub
8 41 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 32 (1.42%) iPaaS
10 29 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
11 27 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 22 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
12 22 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
13 20 (0.89%) Serverless
14 16 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
15 14 (0.62%) Boomi
15 14 (0.62%) Slack
16 13 (0.58%) Amazon S3
16 13 (0.58%) Datadog
16 13 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.36%) Firewall
2 72 (3.19%) TCP/IP
3 62 (2.74%) DNS
4 51 (2.26%) VPN
5 50 (2.21%) HTTP
6 47 (2.08%) WAN
7 44 (1.95%) LAN
8 43 (1.90%) Unified Communications
9 38 (1.68%) VoIP
10 34 (1.51%) Internet
11 25 (1.11%) Skype
12 21 (0.93%) DHCP
12 21 (0.93%) MPLS
13 20 (0.89%) SSL
14 19 (0.84%) IPsec
15 16 (0.71%) Ethernet
16 15 (0.66%) SMPP
17 14 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (0.62%) Network Security
17 14 (0.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 187 (8.28%) MySQL
3 163 (7.22%) NoSQL
4 146 (6.46%) Big Data
5 129 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 92 (4.07%) Relational Database
7 63 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 61 (2.70%) Redis
9 47 (2.08%) RDBMS
10 46 (2.04%) Hadoop
11 45 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 41 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 39 (1.73%) Blockchain
14 38 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
16 28 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
17 25 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
18 23 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (0.93%) HBase
20 20 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 165 (7.30%) Git (software)
2 155 (6.86%) JIRA
3 142 (6.29%) Jenkins
4 63 (2.79%) Maven
5 53 (2.35%) TeamCity
6 41 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 41 (1.81%) Selenium
7 37 (1.64%) Gradle
8 36 (1.59%) JUnit
9 33 (1.46%) Bitbucket
9 33 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
9 33 (1.46%) Subversion
10 28 (1.24%) Cucumber
10 28 (1.24%) webpack
11 27 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (1.06%) gulp
13 23 (1.02%) Hamcrest
13 23 (1.02%) jMock
14 22 (0.97%) TestNG
15 20 (0.89%) NUnit
General
1 490 (21.69%) Finance
2 232 (10.27%) Marketing
3 135 (5.98%) Retail
4 121 (5.36%) Banking
5 71 (3.14%) Advertising
6 67 (2.97%) Legal
7 56 (2.48%) Law
8 46 (2.04%) Billing
9 45 (1.99%) Publishing
10 39 (1.73%) Back Office
10 39 (1.73%) Manufacturing
11 35 (1.55%) Telecoms
12 29 (1.28%) Financial Institution
12 29 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 22 (0.97%) Front Office
13 22 (0.97%) German Language
14 17 (0.75%) Games
15 10 (0.44%) French Language
16 7 (0.31%) Dutch Language
16 7 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 520 (23.02%) Developer
2 385 (17.04%) Architect
3 157 (6.95%) Solutions Architect
4 156 (6.91%) Consultant
5 140 (6.20%) Analyst
6 122 (5.40%) DevOps Engineer
7 93 (4.12%) Senior Developer
8 90 (3.98%) Project Manager
9 88 (3.90%) .NET Developer
10 84 (3.72%) Cloud Architect
10 84 (3.72%) Product Manager
11 73 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
12 72 (3.19%) C# Developer
12 72 (3.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 68 (3.01%) Java Developer
14 63 (2.79%) Full Stack Developer
15 60 (2.66%) Cloud Engineer
16 58 (2.57%) Technical Architect
17 49 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
18 45 (1.99%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (14.83%) HTML
2 308 (13.63%) .NET
3 273 (12.08%) CSS
4 225 (9.96%) AngularJS
5 207 (9.16%) Web Services
6 163 (7.22%) Node.js
7 143 (6.33%) REST
8 128 (5.67%) HTML5
9 100 (4.43%) jQuery
10 99 (4.38%) XML
11 96 (4.25%) ASP.NET
12 89 (3.94%) RESTful
13 88 (3.90%) JSON
14 82 (3.63%) CSS3
15 76 (3.36%) React
16 68 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 67 (2.97%) Sass
18 63 (2.79%) Spring
19 60 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
20 54 (2.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 242 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 194 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
3 178 (7.88%) Computer Science
4 130 (5.75%) Fintech
5 127 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
6 120 (5.31%) User Experience
7 85 (3.76%) Public Cloud
8 80 (3.54%) Management Information System
9 78 (3.45%) Data Centre
10 46 (2.04%) Mobile App
11 43 (1.90%) Client/Server
12 39 (1.73%) Virtual Team
13 37 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
14 36 (1.59%) Algorithms
15 33 (1.46%) Social Media
16 25 (1.11%) Data Structures
17 24 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
18 18 (0.80%) Private Cloud
19 17 (0.75%) FMCG
20 15 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 370 (16.38%) Linux
2 213 (9.43%) Windows
3 71 (3.14%) Unix
4 48 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 41 (1.81%) Android
6 32 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 27 (1.20%) CentOS
8 25 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (1.02%) Windows 7
10 13 (0.58%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.44%) VMS
12 9 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.35%) Solaris
14 6 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.22%) Debian
15 5 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.22%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 849 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (16.51%) DevOps
3 238 (10.54%) Analytics
4 226 (10.00%) Project Management
5 224 (9.92%) Microservices
6 211 (9.34%) TDD
7 208 (9.21%) Scrum
8 196 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
9 177 (7.84%) CRM
10 171 (7.57%) MVC
11 163 (7.22%) SOA
12 148 (6.55%) Open Source
13 141 (6.24%) Software Engineering
14 140 (6.20%) Presales
15 139 (6.15%) E-Commerce
16 138 (6.11%) SDLC
17 129 (5.71%) ERP
18 125 (5.53%) Test Automation
19 122 (5.40%) OO
20 115 (5.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 518 (22.93%) JavaScript
2 469 (20.76%) Java
3 350 (15.49%) SQL
4 267 (11.82%) C#
5 244 (10.80%) Python
6 142 (6.29%) PHP
7 107 (4.74%) Ruby
8 95 (4.21%) Bash Shell
9 72 (3.19%) C
10 69 (3.05%) Perl
11 65 (2.88%) PowerShell
12 57 (2.52%) Go
13 55 (2.43%) C++
14 50 (2.21%) T-SQL
15 48 (2.12%) Shell Script
16 44 (1.95%) Scala
17 35 (1.55%) TypeScript
18 30 (1.33%) Solidity
19 26 (1.15%) ES6
20 16 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 308 (13.63%) Degree
2 101 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (1.73%) Master's Degree
4 37 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (1.33%) CISSP
7 29 (1.28%) MCSE
8 25 (1.11%) CCNA
9 22 (0.97%) CCNP
10 18 (0.80%) CISM
11 16 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.62%) MBA
12 14 (0.62%) PhD
12 14 (0.62%) Security Cleared
13 13 (0.58%) MCSA
13 13 (0.58%) PMI Certification
14 12 (0.53%) AWS Certification
14 12 (0.53%) SC Cleared
14 12 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.49%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (5.14%) QA
2 69 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 52 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 37 (1.64%) GDPR
5 35 (1.55%) SLA
6 17 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 13 (0.58%) GCP
7 13 (0.58%) PMO
8 11 (0.49%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.40%) HIPAA
9 9 (0.40%) SAS 70
10 6 (0.27%) FISMA
10 6 (0.27%) SSAE 16
11 5 (0.22%) COBIT
12 3 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.13%) EMIR
12 3 (0.13%) ISO 22301
12 3 (0.13%) MiFID
13 2 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 193 (8.54%) Docker
2 80 (3.54%) Active Directory
3 65 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.58%) Xen
7 12 (0.53%) VMware NSX
8 8 (0.35%) vSphere
9 7 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.27%) OpenAM
11 5 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.18%) NFS
13 3 (0.13%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.13%) Squid
13 3 (0.13%) Varnish
14 2 (0.089%) HDFS
14 2 (0.089%) iptables
14 2 (0.089%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.044%) Gluster
15 1 (0.044%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 147 (6.51%) Ansible
2 137 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 136 (6.02%) Puppet
4 78 (3.45%) Kubernetes
5 46 (2.04%) Terraform
6 20 (0.89%) Nagios
7 19 (0.84%) SCCM
8 17 (0.75%) ZABBIX
9 11 (0.49%) Cacti
9 11 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
9 11 (0.49%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 9 (0.40%) Mesos
10 9 (0.40%) Salt
11 7 (0.31%) Kibana
11 7 (0.31%) SCVMM
12 5 (0.22%) Control-M
12 5 (0.22%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.22%) Rundeck
13 4 (0.18%) AirWatch
13 4 (0.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 292 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 170 (7.53%) Salesforce.com
3 154 (6.82%) Oracle
4 127 (5.62%) Google
5 117 (5.18%) VMware
6 98 (4.34%) ServiceNow
7 61 (2.70%) SAP
8 57 (2.52%) IBM
9 47 (2.08%) Cisco
9 47 (2.08%) Red Hat
10 40 (1.77%) Workday
11 34 (1.51%) Citrix
12 30 (1.33%) Splunk
13 24 (1.06%) Adobe
13 24 (1.06%) AppDynamics
13 24 (1.06%) Dell
14 20 (0.89%) ATG
14 20 (0.89%) hybris
15 19 (0.84%) Demandware
15 19 (0.84%) MuleSoft