Period
to

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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 58 52 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4,442 2,051 1,669
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 6.32% 5.96% 4.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.34% 12.67% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,244 1,503 1,389
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.35%

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 35,990 16,193 15,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 51.17% 47.04% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16,801 12,364 12,788
10th Percentile £41,503 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £68,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94% +4.62%
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,111 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.50% +2.80% +4.55%

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 21 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +6 354 £70,000 - 97
West London -36 55 £60,000 -14.29% 29
East London -42 27 £95,000 +46.15% 21
South London -70 19 £45,000 -28.00% 5
North London - 3 £50,000 - 2
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 1,831 (41.22%) Agile
2 1,701 (38.29%) AWS
3 1,152 (25.93%) Azure
4 1,148 (25.84%) Finance
5 1,104 (24.85%) Social Skills
6 1,048 (23.59%) DevOps
7 976 (21.97%) Software Engineering
8 858 (19.32%) Kubernetes
9 852 (19.18%) SQL
10 815 (18.35%) JavaScript
11 809 (18.21%) React
12 758 (17.06%) Python
13 738 (16.61%) CI/CD
14 717 (16.14%) Docker
15 702 (15.80%) Degree
16 683 (15.38%) User Experience
17 672 (15.13%) Marketing
18 656 (14.77%) PaaS
19 607 (13.67%) Computer Science
20 602 (13.55%) Scrum
21 598 (13.46%) Analytics
22 596 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
23 573 (12.90%) Microservices
24 565 (12.72%) Full Stack Development
25 563 (12.67%) Java
26 560 (12.61%) B2B
27 538 (12.11%) TypeScript
28 519 (11.68%) Node.js
29 508 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
29 508 (11.44%) Fintech

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
1 122 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
2 110 (2.48%) CMS
2 110 (2.48%) Confluence
3 92 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 74 (1.67%) Headless CMS
5 55 (1.24%) Apache Spark
5 55 (1.24%) IIS
6 48 (1.08%) Apache
7 34 (0.77%) Jupyter
8 31 (0.70%) MS Exchange
9 26 (0.59%) Apache Solr
9 26 (0.59%) WebSphere
10 20 (0.45%) Documentum
11 16 (0.36%) Tomcat
12 14 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
13 13 (0.29%) Ethereum
13 13 (0.29%) Solana
14 12 (0.27%) Drupal
15 11 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 70 (1.58%) Sketch
2 54 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 37 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
4 32 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
5 28 (0.63%) Chatbot
6 27 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 26 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
8 25 (0.56%) InVision
8 25 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 16 (0.36%) Photoshop
10 13 (0.29%) InDesign
11 11 (0.25%) Zeplin
12 10 (0.23%) MS Visio
13 4 (0.090%) Adobe XD
13 4 (0.090%) LaTeX
14 2 (0.045%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.045%) Marvel
14 2 (0.045%) Windchill
15 1 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.023%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 46 (1.04%) NetSuite
2 43 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 40 (0.90%) Shopify
4 20 (0.45%) TrackWise
5 14 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 11 (0.25%) Sage 200
7 10 (0.23%) Line 50
8 9 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.20%) FastStats
8 9 (0.20%) Sentinel
9 8 (0.18%) Avolution ABACUS
10 7 (0.16%) Magento
10 7 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.14%) R3 Corda
12 5 (0.11%) MetaTrader
12 5 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 5 (0.11%) SAP PA-EC
Cloud Services
1 1,701 (38.29%) AWS
2 1,152 (25.93%) Azure
3 656 (14.77%) PaaS
4 461 (10.38%) GCP
5 454 (10.22%) IaaS
6 342 (7.70%) Serverless
7 289 (6.51%) GitHub
8 235 (5.29%) Microsoft 365
9 183 (4.12%) Figma
10 162 (3.65%) AWS Lambda
11 153 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
12 141 (3.17%) Power Platform
13 137 (3.08%) Amazon S3
14 125 (2.81%) AWS CloudFormation
15 116 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
16 112 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
17 111 (2.50%) AWS Fargate
17 111 (2.50%) Slack
18 107 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
19 99 (2.23%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 108 (2.43%) DNS
2 107 (2.41%) Firewall
3 86 (1.94%) WAN
4 69 (1.55%) Internet
5 63 (1.42%) LAN
6 61 (1.37%) Network Security
7 59 (1.33%) DHCP
8 53 (1.19%) TCP/IP
8 53 (1.19%) VPN
9 42 (0.95%) SAN
9 42 (0.95%) Wireless
10 39 (0.88%) SSH
11 34 (0.77%) HTTP
12 31 (0.70%) Unified Communications
13 25 (0.56%) SD-WAN
14 21 (0.47%) VoIP
15 20 (0.45%) NAS
15 20 (0.45%) Skype
16 18 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
16 18 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (8.13%) NoSQL
2 310 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
3 308 (6.93%) MySQL
4 246 (5.54%) SQL Server
5 240 (5.40%) Big Data
6 168 (3.78%) MongoDB
7 145 (3.26%) Relational Database
8 137 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 131 (2.95%) Redis
10 115 (2.59%) Power BI
11 111 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
12 92 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
13 73 (1.64%) Tableau
14 66 (1.49%) BigQuery
15 64 (1.44%) Data Lake
16 52 (1.17%) Metadata
17 48 (1.08%) Mixpanel
18 33 (0.74%) Amazon Aurora
18 33 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 31 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 464 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 344 (7.74%) JIRA
3 193 (4.34%) Jenkins
4 161 (3.62%) GitLab
5 140 (3.15%) TeamCity
6 132 (2.97%) Cypress.io
7 119 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
8 110 (2.48%) Selenium
9 80 (1.80%) Bitbucket
10 76 (1.71%) webpack
11 70 (1.58%) Mocha
12 65 (1.46%) Postman
13 61 (1.37%) Cucumber
14 59 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 58 (1.31%) CircleCI
16 57 (1.28%) Maven
17 56 (1.26%) JMeter
18 54 (1.22%) JUnit
19 52 (1.17%) Gradle
20 37 (0.83%) SpecFlow
General
1 1,148 (25.84%) Finance
2 1,104 (24.85%) Social Skills
3 672 (15.13%) Marketing
4 508 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
5 356 (8.01%) Retail
6 208 (4.68%) Games
7 207 (4.66%) Banking
8 150 (3.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 129 (2.90%) Legal
10 116 (2.61%) Presentation Skills
11 94 (2.12%) Law
12 91 (2.05%) Manufacturing
13 80 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 72 (1.62%) Telecoms
15 70 (1.58%) Financial Institution
16 68 (1.53%) Electronics
16 68 (1.53%) Public Sector
17 65 (1.46%) Advertising
18 49 (1.10%) Organisational Skills
19 47 (1.06%) French Language
Job Titles
1 867 (19.52%) Developer
2 526 (11.84%) Architect
3 464 (10.45%) Software Engineer
4 304 (6.84%) Product Manager
5 268 (6.03%) Analyst
6 225 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
7 208 (4.68%) Senior Developer
8 202 (4.55%) Consultant
9 196 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
10 166 (3.74%) Software Developer
11 160 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
12 155 (3.49%) Cloud Architect
13 152 (3.42%) Designer
14 139 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
15 109 (2.45%) Senior Manager
16 103 (2.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 99 (2.23%) Cloud Engineer
18 94 (2.12%) Project Manager
19 90 (2.03%) Product Owner
20 87 (1.96%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 809 (18.21%) React
2 519 (11.68%) Node.js
3 471 (10.60%) .NET
4 419 (9.43%) HTML
5 407 (9.16%) CSS
6 319 (7.18%) AngularJS
7 297 (6.69%) REST
8 209 (4.71%) Jest
9 198 (4.46%) Vue.js
10 175 (3.94%) RESTful
11 163 (3.67%) Ruby on Rails
12 156 (3.51%) GraphQL
13 155 (3.49%) HTML5
14 151 (3.40%) Sass
15 139 (3.13%) Kafka
16 135 (3.04%) ASP.NET
17 124 (2.79%) Next.js
18 115 (2.59%) Web Services
19 112 (2.52%) Spring
20 108 (2.43%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 683 (15.38%) User Experience
2 274 (6.17%) Cloud Native
3 252 (5.67%) Public Cloud
4 235 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
5 152 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 138 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
6 138 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
7 107 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 104 (2.34%) Mobile App
9 99 (2.23%) Algorithms
10 98 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
11 96 (2.16%) Marketing Technology
12 85 (1.91%) Virtual Team
13 83 (1.87%) Data Centre
14 82 (1.85%) Life Science
15 76 (1.71%) IoT
16 74 (1.67%) Social Media
17 71 (1.60%) Blog
18 68 (1.53%) Blockchain
19 59 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 323 (7.27%) Linux
2 283 (6.37%) Windows
3 115 (2.59%) Unix
4 103 (2.32%) Windows Server
5 95 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 94 (2.12%) Android
7 53 (1.19%) Windows 10
8 44 (0.99%) Windows Server 2016
9 40 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (0.81%) Mac OS
11 27 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 22 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
14 13 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
14 13 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.20%) Alpine Linux
16 6 (0.14%) OpenWrt
17 5 (0.11%) Debian
17 5 (0.11%) VMS
17 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,831 (41.22%) Agile
2 1,048 (23.59%) DevOps
3 976 (21.97%) Software Engineering
4 738 (16.61%) CI/CD
5 607 (13.67%) Computer Science
6 602 (13.55%) Scrum
7 598 (13.46%) Analytics
8 596 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
9 573 (12.90%) Microservices
10 565 (12.72%) Full Stack Development
11 560 (12.61%) B2B
12 508 (11.44%) Fintech
13 449 (10.11%) Mentoring
14 436 (9.82%) Test Automation
15 406 (9.14%) Coaching
16 387 (8.71%) Product Roadmap
17 385 (8.67%) Project Management
18 331 (7.45%) Artificial Intelligence
19 330 (7.43%) Product Management
20 323 (7.27%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 852 (19.18%) SQL
2 815 (18.35%) JavaScript
3 758 (17.06%) Python
4 563 (12.67%) Java
5 538 (12.11%) TypeScript
6 497 (11.19%) C#
7 254 (5.72%) Go
7 254 (5.72%) PHP
8 236 (5.31%) PowerShell
9 220 (4.95%) Ruby
10 147 (3.31%) Bash
11 116 (2.61%) Kotlin
12 91 (2.05%) T-SQL
13 88 (1.98%) ES6
14 74 (1.67%) C
15 46 (1.04%) Scala
16 42 (0.95%) C++
17 26 (0.59%) ES7
17 26 (0.59%) Rust
18 21 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 702 (15.80%) Degree
2 307 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 79 (1.78%) Master's Degree
4 52 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 50 (1.13%) CISSP
6 49 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 43 (0.97%) PMP
8 40 (0.90%) PMI Certification
9 26 (0.59%) OCP
9 26 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
10 22 (0.50%) CISM
11 21 (0.47%) SC Cleared
12 17 (0.38%) MCSE
13 16 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (0.32%) AWS Certification
14 14 (0.32%) SANS
15 13 (0.29%) HP APS
16 12 (0.27%) PhD
17 11 (0.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 299 (6.73%) QA
2 112 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 83 (1.87%) Accessibility
4 51 (1.15%) GDPR
5 40 (0.90%) SLA
6 37 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 35 (0.79%) NIST
8 30 (0.68%) GRC
9 26 (0.59%) MiFID
10 20 (0.45%) PCI DSS
11 19 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
11 19 (0.43%) SOC 2
12 11 (0.25%) HIPAA
13 9 (0.20%) SOC 1
14 8 (0.18%) COBIT
15 7 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
15 7 (0.16%) PMO
16 6 (0.14%) GxP
16 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 14443
17 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 717 (16.14%) Docker
2 229 (5.16%) Active Directory
3 55 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 40 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
7 16 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
8 14 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 14 (0.32%) KVM
8 14 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (0.23%) Firmware
10 9 (0.20%) Snort
11 8 (0.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 8 (0.18%) vSphere
12 7 (0.16%) BitLocker
13 5 (0.11%) XenApp
14 4 (0.090%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.090%) zsh
15 3 (0.068%) LXC
15 3 (0.068%) NDS
Systems Management
1 858 (19.32%) Kubernetes
2 471 (10.60%) Terraform
3 171 (3.85%) Ansible
4 134 (3.02%) Puppet
5 106 (2.39%) SCCM
6 99 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
7 96 (2.16%) Prometheus
8 89 (2.00%) Grafana
9 74 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
10 46 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
11 32 (0.72%) Jamf Pro
12 27 (0.61%) SCOM
13 25 (0.56%) SCSM
14 22 (0.50%) Rancher
15 21 (0.47%) Argo
15 21 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
16 17 (0.38%) CASB
17 16 (0.36%) WSUS
18 14 (0.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
19 13 (0.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 439 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 319 (7.18%) Google
3 183 (4.12%) Oracle
4 152 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
5 114 (2.57%) Adobe
6 106 (2.39%) SAP
7 97 (2.18%) VMware
8 64 (1.44%) Atlassian
9 60 (1.35%) Trayport
10 51 (1.15%) ServiceNow
11 44 (0.99%) Apple
12 37 (0.83%) New Relic
13 35 (0.79%) IBM
13 35 (0.79%) Veeam
14 34 (0.77%) Spotify
14 34 (0.77%) Workday
15 33 (0.74%) Zend
16 32 (0.72%) hybris
17 30 (0.68%) HP
17 30 (0.68%) Meraki