Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 95 108
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2,030 2,283 2,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.72% 3.41% 3.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.12% 11.94% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,724 1,836 1,973
London median annual salary £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £39,750 £41,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.68% +1.82% -

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 20,054 19,119 16,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.74% 28.56% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16,461 15,453 13,338
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,880 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 2019. 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 +6 444 £65,000 -3.70% 90
South London +17 126 £66,250 +1.92% 6
West London -19 69 £63,750 +15.91% 61
East London +16 12 £62,000 +35.52% 14
North London -3 2 £70,000 -6.67% 1
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 682 (33.60%) Agile Software Development
2 521 (25.67%) AWS
3 430 (21.18%) DevOps
4 407 (20.05%) Java
5 402 (19.80%) Azure
6 389 (19.16%) JavaScript
7 370 (18.23%) Finance
8 367 (18.08%) SQL
9 323 (15.91%) Microsoft
10 314 (15.47%) C#
11 309 (15.22%) PaaS
12 308 (15.17%) HTML
13 304 (14.98%) .NET
13 304 (14.98%) Python
14 271 (13.35%) IaaS
15 253 (12.46%) Degree
16 249 (12.27%) Docker
17 238 (11.72%) Marketing
18 234 (11.53%) Fintech
19 224 (11.03%) Linux
20 218 (10.74%) SQL Server
21 213 (10.49%) Analytics
22 212 (10.44%) CSS
23 199 (9.80%) Salesforce.com
24 198 (9.75%) Windows
25 187 (9.21%) Kubernetes
26 184 (9.06%) Microservices
26 184 (9.06%) Software Engineering
27 165 (8.13%) Scrum
28 158 (7.78%) Project Management

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 60 (2.96%) Apache
2 57 (2.81%) IIS
3 55 (2.71%) Tomcat
4 48 (2.36%) Confluence
5 46 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
6 39 (1.92%) Apache Spark
7 23 (1.13%) CMS
8 18 (0.89%) SharePoint
9 17 (0.84%) Skype for Business
10 14 (0.69%) WordPress
11 13 (0.64%) JBoss
12 12 (0.59%) nginx
13 11 (0.54%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.20%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.20%) SAS
16 3 (0.15%) GeoServer
16 3 (0.15%) PowerExchange
16 3 (0.15%) Tornado
16 3 (0.15%) Zope
Applications
1 66 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.03%) Sketch
5 18 (0.89%) InVision
6 11 (0.54%) Chatbot
7 8 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.39%) Zeplin
8 6 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.20%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.099%) Adobe XD
10 2 (0.099%) UserZoom
11 1 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 50 (2.46%) thinkFolio
2 39 (1.92%) NetSuite
3 29 (1.43%) LatentZero
4 27 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.34%) Magento
7 5 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.25%) Shopify
7 5 (0.25%) Workday HCM
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.15%) SnowdropKCS
9 3 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 2 (0.099%) Eikon
10 2 (0.099%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.099%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.099%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 521 (25.67%) AWS
2 402 (19.80%) Azure
3 309 (15.22%) PaaS
4 271 (13.35%) IaaS
5 135 (6.65%) GCP
6 102 (5.02%) Office 365
7 64 (3.15%) Serverless
8 55 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
9 47 (2.32%) Amazon S3
10 39 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
11 37 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
12 34 (1.67%) GitHub
13 29 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
14 24 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
14 24 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
15 21 (1.03%) Power Platform
16 20 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
17 19 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
18 17 (0.84%) Google Analytics
18 17 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.78%) Firewall
2 72 (3.55%) DNS
3 56 (2.76%) Internet
4 48 (2.36%) VPN
5 43 (2.12%) TCP/IP
6 26 (1.28%) DHCP
6 26 (1.28%) Network Security
7 24 (1.18%) HTTP
8 20 (0.99%) SSL
9 17 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (0.84%) Skype
9 17 (0.84%) VoIP
10 16 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (0.74%) Intranet
11 15 (0.74%) SAN
12 10 (0.49%) Unified Communications
13 9 (0.44%) MPLS
13 9 (0.44%) SMS
14 8 (0.39%) SMTP
15 7 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.07%) MySQL
3 87 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 77 (3.79%) Big Data
5 64 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 62 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
7 50 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (1.92%) Redis
9 35 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
10 34 (1.67%) Hadoop
11 33 (1.63%) MongoDB
12 24 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 24 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.03%) Power BI
14 20 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
15 18 (0.89%) Cosmos DB
16 16 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (0.69%) BigQuery
17 14 (0.69%) Blockchain
17 14 (0.69%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 133 (6.55%) Git (software)
2 112 (5.52%) Jenkins
3 101 (4.98%) JIRA
4 41 (2.02%) Selenium
5 38 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 32 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 30 (1.48%) Subversion
8 26 (1.28%) TeamCity
9 25 (1.23%) Maven
10 23 (1.13%) Hudson
11 20 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
12 19 (0.94%) Vagrant
13 18 (0.89%) Bitbucket
14 16 (0.79%) JUnit
15 14 (0.69%) Axure RP
15 14 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (0.64%) Gatling
17 12 (0.59%) Visual Studio
17 12 (0.59%) webpack
18 11 (0.54%) Ant
General
1 370 (18.23%) Finance
2 238 (11.72%) Marketing
3 129 (6.35%) Law
4 114 (5.62%) Retail
5 82 (4.04%) Banking
6 65 (3.20%) German Language
7 58 (2.86%) Legal
8 57 (2.81%) Front Office
9 54 (2.66%) French Language
9 54 (2.66%) Telecoms
10 41 (2.02%) Spanish Language
11 39 (1.92%) Public Sector
12 36 (1.77%) Games
13 35 (1.72%) Advertising
14 28 (1.38%) Investment Banking
15 25 (1.23%) Back Office
15 25 (1.23%) Italian Language
16 24 (1.18%) Publishing
17 16 (0.79%) Billing
17 16 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 426 (20.99%) Developer
2 200 (9.85%) Architect
3 148 (7.29%) Analyst
4 105 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 95 (4.68%) Consultant
6 91 (4.48%) Senior Developer
7 82 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
8 79 (3.89%) Project Manager
9 78 (3.84%) .NET Developer
10 65 (3.20%) Product Manager
11 64 (3.15%) Java Developer
12 59 (2.91%) Business Analyst
12 59 (2.91%) Cloud Architect
12 59 (2.91%) Support Engineer
13 52 (2.56%) Development Manager
13 52 (2.56%) Lead Developer
14 51 (2.51%) Applications Support
15 49 (2.41%) C# Developer
16 43 (2.12%) Data Analyst
16 43 (2.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (15.17%) HTML
2 304 (14.98%) .NET
3 212 (10.44%) CSS
4 147 (7.24%) React
5 141 (6.95%) AngularJS
6 133 (6.55%) REST
7 126 (6.21%) Web Services
8 110 (5.42%) Node.js
9 92 (4.53%) ASP.NET
10 75 (3.69%) HTML5
10 75 (3.69%) XML
11 71 (3.50%) JSON
12 64 (3.15%) .NET Framework
12 64 (3.15%) RESTful
13 61 (3.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 60 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 58 (2.86%) .NET Core
16 52 (2.56%) jQuery
17 51 (2.51%) ASP.NET Web API
17 51 (2.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 146 (7.19%) User Experience
2 129 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (4.58%) Public Cloud
4 79 (3.89%) Mobile App
5 69 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
6 68 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
7 65 (3.20%) Management Information System
8 61 (3.00%) Derivative
9 60 (2.96%) Hedge funds
10 53 (2.61%) Equities
10 53 (2.61%) Fixed Income
10 53 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 50 (2.46%) Social Media
12 47 (2.32%) Private Cloud
13 43 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
14 41 (2.02%) Data Centre
15 35 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 27 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
17 23 (1.13%) Client/Server
18 22 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 224 (11.03%) Linux
2 198 (9.75%) Windows
3 74 (3.65%) Windows Server
4 65 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 62 (3.05%) Android
6 35 (1.72%) Unix
7 25 (1.23%) CentOS
8 19 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (0.89%) Windows 10
10 17 (0.84%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.15%) VyOS
14 2 (0.099%) Solaris
14 2 (0.099%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.099%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 682 (33.60%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (21.18%) DevOps
3 234 (11.53%) Fintech
4 213 (10.49%) Analytics
5 184 (9.06%) Microservices
5 184 (9.06%) Software Engineering
6 165 (8.13%) Scrum
7 158 (7.78%) Project Management
8 146 (7.19%) B2B
9 144 (7.09%) Presales
10 137 (6.75%) TDD
11 136 (6.70%) Test Automation
12 127 (6.26%) Computer Science
12 127 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
12 127 (6.26%) Mentoring
13 124 (6.11%) Problem-Solving
14 122 (6.01%) MVC
15 117 (5.76%) Configuration Management
16 109 (5.37%) CRM
17 106 (5.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 407 (20.05%) Java
2 389 (19.16%) JavaScript
3 367 (18.08%) SQL
4 314 (15.47%) C#
5 304 (14.98%) Python
6 128 (6.31%) Ruby
7 108 (5.32%) PowerShell
8 93 (4.58%) Bash Shell
9 74 (3.65%) C++
9 74 (3.65%) PHP
10 62 (3.05%) Go
11 55 (2.71%) Perl
12 51 (2.51%) ES6
12 51 (2.51%) TypeScript
13 42 (2.07%) Java 8
14 38 (1.87%) Apex Code
15 30 (1.48%) C
16 28 (1.38%) T-SQL
17 27 (1.33%) Korn
18 26 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 253 (12.46%) Degree
2 42 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (0.99%) CISSP
4 16 (0.79%) AWS Certification
4 16 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.74%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.64%) Master's Degree
6 13 (0.64%) PMP
7 9 (0.44%) CISM
7 9 (0.44%) MCP
8 7 (0.34%) ACCA
8 7 (0.34%) CEH
8 7 (0.34%) CIMA
8 7 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.34%) MCPD
8 7 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.34%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.30%) MBA
9 6 (0.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (4.88%) QA
2 38 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 24 (1.18%) GDPR
5 23 (1.13%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.84%) SLA
7 16 (0.79%) NIST
8 10 (0.49%) PMO
9 9 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 8 (0.39%) SAS 70
11 4 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.15%) COBIT
12 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.099%) EMIR
13 2 (0.099%) ISO 22301
13 2 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.099%) NCSC
13 2 (0.099%) SEPA
14 1 (0.049%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 1 (0.049%) IASME
System Software
1 249 (12.27%) Docker
2 87 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 61 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 32 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.49%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.44%) etcd
8 9 (0.44%) Varnish
8 9 (0.44%) vSphere
9 4 (0.20%) KVM
10 3 (0.15%) Postfix
10 3 (0.15%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.099%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.099%) HDFS
11 2 (0.099%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.099%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 187 (9.21%) Kubernetes
2 154 (7.59%) Puppet
3 145 (7.14%) Ansible
4 144 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
5 109 (5.37%) Terraform
6 42 (2.07%) Consul
7 32 (1.58%) SCCM
8 30 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
9 29 (1.43%) Salt
10 26 (1.28%) Grafana
11 24 (1.18%) Packer
12 22 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
12 22 (1.08%) ZABBIX
13 20 (0.99%) Nagios
14 19 (0.94%) Graphite
14 19 (0.94%) Opsview
15 14 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
16 12 (0.59%) Istio
16 12 (0.59%) linkerd
16 12 (0.59%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 323 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 199 (9.80%) Salesforce.com
3 110 (5.42%) Oracle
4 108 (5.32%) Google
5 68 (3.35%) VMware
6 62 (3.05%) Tableau
7 57 (2.81%) SAP
8 42 (2.07%) Splunk
9 38 (1.87%) Cisco
10 36 (1.77%) IBM
11 34 (1.67%) Atlassian
12 32 (1.58%) HubSpot
13 31 (1.53%) ServiceNow
14 29 (1.43%) Charles River
14 29 (1.43%) Citrix
14 29 (1.43%) Eze Castle Integration
14 29 (1.43%) SimCorp
15 24 (1.18%) HP
15 24 (1.18%) MuleSoft
16 23 (1.13%) Jitterbit