Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 122 160
Rank change year-on-year +12 +38 +22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2199 2019 1871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.97% 2.63% 2.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.78% 17.70% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1914 1783 1554
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £37,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.64% +10.00% +5.26%

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 14875 11404 9492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.08% 14.83% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12261 9851 8045
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.05%

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 October 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 21 October 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 +36 346 £60,000 -4.00% 45
West London +20 162 £55,000 - 15
South London +6 30 £55,000 -8.33% 3
East London +8 19 £47,500 +18.75% 7
North London +3 12 £51,000 -5.56% 2
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 844 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
2 530 (24.10%) JavaScript
3 526 (23.92%) Amazon AWS
4 499 (22.69%) Java
5 491 (22.33%) Finance
6 385 (17.51%) PaaS
7 374 (17.01%) IaaS
8 349 (15.87%) SQL
9 348 (15.83%) .NET
10 347 (15.78%) Linux
11 345 (15.69%) DevOps
12 333 (15.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 327 (14.87%) HTML
14 310 (14.10%) Degree
15 287 (13.05%) Microsoft
16 274 (12.46%) CSS
17 272 (12.37%) C#
18 262 (11.91%) Enterprise Software
19 260 (11.82%) SQL Server
20 246 (11.19%) Marketing
21 235 (10.69%) Web Services
22 231 (10.50%) Analytics
23 222 (10.10%) AngularJS
24 221 (10.05%) Project Management
25 219 (9.96%) Windows
26 212 (9.64%) Microservices
27 211 (9.60%) Scrum
28 208 (9.46%) TDD
29 207 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
30 205 (9.32%) Python

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 86 (3.91%) CMS
2 60 (2.73%) Tomcat
3 56 (2.55%) SharePoint
4 53 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
5 52 (2.36%) Apache
6 48 (2.18%) Confluence
7 37 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 33 (1.50%) Apache Spark
9 31 (1.41%) Ethereum
9 31 (1.41%) Hyperledger
10 30 (1.36%) WebSphere
11 27 (1.23%) OpenStack
12 26 (1.18%) Apache Solr
13 23 (1.05%) MS Exchange
14 22 (1.00%) eris
14 22 (1.00%) IIS
15 21 (0.95%) JBoss
16 20 (0.91%) WebLogic
17 19 (0.86%) Umbraco
18 17 (0.77%) Drupal
Applications
1 70 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.23%) InVision
8 3 (0.14%) HipChat
9 2 (0.091%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.045%) GIMP
10 1 (0.045%) Mingle
10 1 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.045%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 41 (1.86%) NetSuite
2 24 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.50%) Eloqua
3 11 (0.50%) Workday HCM
4 10 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.27%) Magento
6 6 (0.27%) Workfront
7 4 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.14%) BigMachines
8 3 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (0.091%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.091%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.045%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 526 (23.92%) Amazon AWS
2 385 (17.51%) PaaS
3 374 (17.01%) IaaS
4 333 (15.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 99 (4.50%) Office 365
6 51 (2.32%) GitHub
7 43 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
8 41 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 31 (1.41%) iPaaS
10 29 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
11 22 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (0.77%) Serverless
13 16 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
14 14 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
15 13 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
15 13 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (0.59%) Boomi
15 13 (0.59%) Force.com
16 12 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
16 12 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.14%) Firewall
2 49 (2.23%) HTTP
3 48 (2.18%) TCP/IP
4 45 (2.05%) VPN
5 44 (2.00%) DNS
6 42 (1.91%) LAN
6 42 (1.91%) WAN
7 36 (1.64%) Unified Communications
8 35 (1.59%) Internet
9 34 (1.55%) VoIP
10 27 (1.23%) Skype
11 25 (1.14%) SSL
12 19 (0.86%) Network Security
13 17 (0.77%) WebEx
14 16 (0.73%) SAN
14 16 (0.73%) SMPP
15 15 (0.68%) DHCP
16 14 (0.64%) Ethernet
16 14 (0.64%) IPsec
16 14 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 183 (8.32%) MySQL
3 161 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 150 (6.82%) Big Data
5 124 (5.64%) MongoDB
6 99 (4.50%) Relational Database
7 84 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 78 (3.55%) Redis
9 56 (2.55%) Hadoop
10 47 (2.14%) RDBMS
11 42 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 40 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (1.68%) Blockchain
14 30 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
16 26 (1.18%) HBase
17 23 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
18 22 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
19 21 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 15 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 169 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 155 (7.05%) JIRA
3 132 (6.00%) Jenkins
4 68 (3.09%) Maven
5 50 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 45 (2.05%) JUnit
7 41 (1.86%) Selenium
8 37 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 36 (1.64%) Gradle
10 31 (1.41%) Hamcrest
10 31 (1.41%) jMock
11 30 (1.36%) Bitbucket
11 30 (1.36%) Cucumber
12 28 (1.27%) webpack
13 27 (1.23%) Subversion
13 27 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
14 24 (1.09%) Grunt
14 24 (1.09%) gulp
14 24 (1.09%) NUnit
15 23 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 491 (22.33%) Finance
2 246 (11.19%) Marketing
3 131 (5.96%) Retail
4 123 (5.59%) Banking
5 59 (2.68%) Advertising
6 58 (2.64%) Legal
7 52 (2.36%) Telecoms
8 49 (2.23%) Manufacturing
9 46 (2.09%) Law
10 40 (1.82%) Billing
10 40 (1.82%) Publishing
11 37 (1.68%) Back Office
12 30 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 26 (1.18%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.86%) Electronics
14 19 (0.86%) Front Office
14 19 (0.86%) Games
14 19 (0.86%) German Language
15 10 (0.45%) French Language
16 9 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 543 (24.69%) Developer
2 376 (17.10%) Architect
3 159 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
4 135 (6.14%) Consultant
5 134 (6.09%) Analyst
6 108 (4.91%) .NET Developer
7 106 (4.82%) Senior Developer
8 97 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 96 (4.37%) Project Manager
10 81 (3.68%) C# Developer
11 78 (3.55%) Cloud Architect
12 74 (3.37%) Java Developer
13 73 (3.32%) JavaScript Developer
14 71 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 63 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
15 63 (2.86%) Product Manager
16 60 (2.73%) Technical Architect
17 56 (2.55%) Applications Support
18 53 (2.41%) Full Stack Developer
19 48 (2.18%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (15.83%) .NET
2 327 (14.87%) HTML
3 274 (12.46%) CSS
4 235 (10.69%) Web Services
5 222 (10.10%) AngularJS
6 166 (7.55%) REST
7 154 (7.00%) Node.js
8 115 (5.23%) HTML5
9 107 (4.87%) ASP.NET
9 107 (4.87%) RESTful
10 103 (4.68%) jQuery
11 96 (4.37%) XML
12 94 (4.27%) JSON
13 82 (3.73%) Spring
14 72 (3.27%) Sass
15 70 (3.18%) CSS3
16 65 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 63 (2.86%) Hibernate
18 62 (2.82%) React
19 59 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 262 (11.91%) Enterprise Software
2 188 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 181 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 139 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
5 123 (5.59%) User Experience
6 121 (5.50%) Fintech
7 74 (3.37%) Data Centre
8 68 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 68 (3.09%) Public Cloud
9 54 (2.46%) Mobile App
10 40 (1.82%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.46%) Algorithms
11 32 (1.46%) Virtual Team
12 30 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
13 26 (1.18%) Data Structures
14 25 (1.14%) Social Media
15 18 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
16 16 (0.73%) FMCG
17 15 (0.68%) Blog
18 12 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 347 (15.78%) Linux
2 219 (9.96%) Windows
3 81 (3.68%) Unix
4 46 (2.09%) Android
5 45 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 42 (1.91%) Windows Server
7 24 (1.09%) CentOS
8 23 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 21 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.45%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.41%) VMS
12 8 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.32%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.27%) Solaris
14 6 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.23%) Debian
15 5 (0.23%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 844 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (15.69%) DevOps
3 231 (10.50%) Analytics
4 221 (10.05%) Project Management
5 212 (9.64%) Microservices
6 211 (9.60%) Scrum
7 208 (9.46%) TDD
8 207 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
9 177 (8.05%) SOA
10 175 (7.96%) MVC
11 161 (7.32%) CRM
12 156 (7.09%) Open Source
13 144 (6.55%) E-Commerce
14 135 (6.14%) ERP
15 133 (6.05%) ITIL
16 129 (5.87%) SDLC
17 128 (5.82%) Presales
18 127 (5.78%) Software Engineering
19 123 (5.59%) OO
20 117 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 530 (24.10%) JavaScript
2 499 (22.69%) Java
3 349 (15.87%) SQL
4 272 (12.37%) C#
5 205 (9.32%) Python
6 136 (6.18%) PHP
7 86 (3.91%) Ruby
8 78 (3.55%) C
9 74 (3.37%) Bash Shell
10 59 (2.68%) PowerShell
11 57 (2.59%) Perl
11 57 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 54 (2.46%) Shell Script
13 53 (2.41%) C++
14 48 (2.18%) Go
15 47 (2.14%) Scala
16 33 (1.50%) TypeScript
17 30 (1.36%) Solidity
18 18 (0.82%) VBA
19 17 (0.77%) ES6
Qualifications
1 310 (14.10%) Degree
2 119 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (1.64%) Master's Degree
4 29 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (1.32%) CISSP
5 27 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (1.05%) MCSE
7 22 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 21 (0.95%) CCNA
8 21 (0.95%) CCNP
8 21 (0.95%) CISM
9 20 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (0.64%) PhD
10 14 (0.64%) SC Cleared
11 13 (0.59%) CEH
12 12 (0.55%) CISA
12 12 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (0.50%) AWS Certification
13 11 (0.50%) MCSA
13 11 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (5.37%) QA
2 66 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (2.09%) PCI DSS
4 43 (1.96%) SLA
5 34 (1.55%) GDPR
6 20 (0.91%) PMO
7 16 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 12 (0.55%) GCP
9 9 (0.41%) SAS 70
10 6 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.27%) FISMA
10 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.23%) HIPAA
12 4 (0.18%) EMIR
12 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.18%) MiFID
12 4 (0.18%) SSAE 16
13 3 (0.14%) COBIT
13 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 161 (7.32%) Docker
2 77 (3.50%) Active Directory
3 65 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 26 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.45%) VMware NSX
7 7 (0.32%) vSphere
7 7 (0.32%) Xen
8 5 (0.23%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.18%) NFS
10 3 (0.14%) HDFS
10 3 (0.14%) OpenAM
10 3 (0.14%) Sendmail
10 3 (0.14%) vCloud
11 2 (0.091%) iptables
11 2 (0.091%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.045%) Gluster
12 1 (0.045%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.045%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 115 (5.23%) Puppet
2 113 (5.14%) Ansible
3 100 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (2.82%) Kubernetes
5 37 (1.68%) Terraform
6 23 (1.05%) SCCM
7 17 (0.77%) Nagios
8 15 (0.68%) ZABBIX
9 11 (0.50%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 9 (0.41%) Cacti
10 9 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.27%) CloudHub
11 6 (0.27%) Mesos
12 5 (0.23%) Control-M
12 5 (0.23%) Kibana
13 4 (0.18%) AirWatch
13 4 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.18%) Salt
13 4 (0.18%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.18%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 287 (13.05%) Microsoft
2 165 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
3 126 (5.73%) Oracle
4 120 (5.46%) Google
5 111 (5.05%) VMware
6 92 (4.18%) ServiceNow
7 72 (3.27%) IBM
8 71 (3.23%) SAP
9 45 (2.05%) Cisco
10 41 (1.86%) Workday
11 36 (1.64%) Red Hat
12 27 (1.23%) ATG
12 27 (1.23%) Splunk
13 26 (1.18%) Adobe
13 26 (1.18%) Demandware
14 25 (1.14%) AppDynamics
14 25 (1.14%) hybris
14 25 (1.14%) MuleSoft
15 23 (1.05%) Citrix
15 23 (1.05%) Dell