Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 108 106
Rank change year-on-year +32 -2 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2,245 2,193 2,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.88% 3.08% 2.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.45% 11.44% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,961 1,869 1,850
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%

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 19,601 19,167 14,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 33.85% 26.96% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16,247 15,559 12,089
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,543
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +34 514 £67,500 +12.50% 96
South London +51 95 £65,000 - 5
West London -23 93 £60,000 +20.00% 53
North London +13 18 £65,000 +44.44% 6
East London +12 7 £62,000 +24.00% 14
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 820 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (26.28%) Amazon AWS
3 500 (22.27%) JavaScript
4 490 (21.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 424 (18.89%) DevOps
6 414 (18.44%) Finance
7 412 (18.35%) Java
8 384 (17.10%) PaaS
9 383 (17.06%) SQL
10 372 (16.57%) HTML
11 321 (14.30%) Python
12 308 (13.72%) Microsoft
13 303 (13.50%) IaaS
14 300 (13.36%) .NET
15 295 (13.14%) Degree
16 278 (12.38%) C#
16 278 (12.38%) Windows
17 262 (11.67%) CSS
18 261 (11.63%) Docker
19 246 (10.96%) Linux
20 241 (10.73%) Marketing
21 239 (10.65%) Analytics
22 230 (10.24%) SQL Server
23 228 (10.16%) Fintech
24 221 (9.84%) Scrum
25 209 (9.31%) Microservices
26 201 (8.95%) Ansible
27 198 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
28 197 (8.78%) Kubernetes
29 195 (8.69%) Analytical Skills

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 92 (4.10%) Tomcat
2 84 (3.74%) Apache
3 71 (3.16%) Confluence
4 54 (2.41%) Apache Spark
5 35 (1.56%) Apache Solr
6 30 (1.34%) JBoss
7 29 (1.29%) SharePoint
8 28 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (0.98%) IIS
10 20 (0.89%) WebLogic
11 16 (0.71%) CMS
12 13 (0.58%) OpenStack
13 12 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.49%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.45%) WordPress
16 6 (0.27%) MS Exchange
16 6 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 6 (0.27%) Skype for Business
17 5 (0.22%) GeoServer
18 4 (0.18%) Camunda
Applications
1 46 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.76%) Sketch
6 10 (0.45%) Chatbot
6 10 (0.45%) InVision
7 9 (0.40%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.36%) Acrobat
9 7 (0.31%) Figma
10 6 (0.27%) Marvel
11 5 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.22%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.18%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.089%) Mingle
14 1 (0.045%) Camtasia
14 1 (0.045%) Lectora
14 1 (0.045%) SPSS
14 1 (0.045%) UserZoom
14 1 (0.045%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 51 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (1.78%) NetSuite
3 26 (1.16%) thinkFolio
4 17 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
6 15 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
7 12 (0.53%) Visualfiles
8 10 (0.45%) SAP Business One
9 8 (0.36%) Eze OMS
9 8 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (0.31%) Primavera
11 6 (0.27%) Magento
12 5 (0.22%) Lawson
12 5 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
13 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
13 4 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
13 4 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 4 (0.18%) Workday HCM
14 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 590 (26.28%) Amazon AWS
2 490 (21.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 384 (17.10%) PaaS
4 303 (13.50%) IaaS
5 170 (7.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 113 (5.03%) Office 365
7 66 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
8 60 (2.67%) Serverless
9 46 (2.05%) npm
10 43 (1.92%) GitHub
11 39 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
12 35 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
13 25 (1.11%) IBM Cloud
14 23 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
14 23 (1.02%) Amazon S3
15 21 (0.94%) Power Platform
16 20 (0.89%) OpenShift
17 16 (0.71%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 16 (0.71%) Trello
18 15 (0.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 101 (4.50%) Firewall
2 90 (4.01%) DNS
3 59 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 53 (2.36%) HTTP
5 46 (2.05%) VPN
6 41 (1.83%) Internet
7 33 (1.47%) SSL
8 27 (1.20%) Unified Communications
9 22 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
10 21 (0.94%) Network Security
11 19 (0.85%) DHCP
12 18 (0.80%) SAN
13 17 (0.76%) VoIP
14 12 (0.53%) NAS
15 11 (0.49%) AMQP
15 11 (0.49%) WAN
16 10 (0.45%) SMTP
17 9 (0.40%) SMS
18 8 (0.36%) IP Telephony
18 8 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 104 (4.63%) NoSQL
3 95 (4.23%) MySQL
4 73 (3.25%) Relational Database
5 72 (3.21%) Big Data
6 66 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 58 (2.58%) Hadoop
8 52 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
9 48 (2.14%) MongoDB
10 28 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 25 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 25 (1.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 25 (1.11%) Data Lake
11 25 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (0.98%) Blockchain
14 21 (0.94%) Power BI
15 20 (0.89%) Redis
16 19 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 165 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 146 (6.50%) Jenkins
3 140 (6.24%) JIRA
4 75 (3.34%) Selenium
5 61 (2.72%) TeamCity
6 45 (2.00%) webpack
7 42 (1.87%) Cucumber
8 38 (1.69%) gulp
9 37 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
10 29 (1.29%) Babel
10 29 (1.29%) Subversion
11 28 (1.25%) Maven
12 27 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
13 25 (1.11%) WebDriver
14 24 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 24 (1.07%) Visual Studio
15 21 (0.94%) JUnit
16 18 (0.80%) Jasmine
17 15 (0.67%) CircleCI
General
1 414 (18.44%) Finance
2 241 (10.73%) Marketing
3 130 (5.79%) Retail
4 116 (5.17%) Law
5 110 (4.90%) Banking
6 60 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 54 (2.41%) Legal
8 52 (2.32%) Advertising
9 40 (1.78%) French Language
9 40 (1.78%) German Language
10 36 (1.60%) Manufacturing
11 32 (1.43%) Front Office
11 32 (1.43%) Spanish Language
12 31 (1.38%) Games
13 27 (1.20%) Italian Language
14 21 (0.94%) Electronics
15 18 (0.80%) Financial Institution
16 16 (0.71%) Retail Banking
17 14 (0.62%) Publishing
18 11 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 399 (17.77%) Developer
2 255 (11.36%) Architect
3 149 (6.64%) Analyst
3 149 (6.64%) Consultant
4 121 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
5 112 (4.99%) DevOps Engineer
6 90 (4.01%) Product Manager
6 90 (4.01%) Senior Developer
7 85 (3.79%) .NET Developer
8 69 (3.07%) Business Analyst
9 68 (3.03%) Project Manager
10 64 (2.85%) Cloud Engineer
11 63 (2.81%) Senior Manager
12 60 (2.67%) Cloud Architect
12 60 (2.67%) Development Manager
13 56 (2.49%) Software Engineer
14 54 (2.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 49 (2.18%) Java Developer
15 49 (2.18%) JavaScript Developer
16 45 (2.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (16.57%) HTML
2 300 (13.36%) .NET
3 262 (11.67%) CSS
4 190 (8.46%) AngularJS
5 167 (7.44%) Web Services
6 160 (7.13%) React
7 152 (6.77%) Node.js
8 144 (6.41%) REST
9 128 (5.70%) RESTful
10 111 (4.94%) XML
11 87 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 83 (3.70%) JSON
13 81 (3.61%) HTML5
14 67 (2.98%) ASP.NET
15 62 (2.76%) CSS3
15 62 (2.76%) Redux
16 57 (2.54%) jQuery
17 54 (2.41%) SOAP
18 53 (2.36%) .NET Framework
18 53 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 195 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
2 172 (7.66%) User Experience
3 107 (4.77%) Public Cloud
4 95 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
5 92 (4.10%) Mobile App
6 70 (3.12%) Self-Motivation
7 60 (2.67%) Social Media
8 55 (2.45%) Data Centre
9 48 (2.14%) Private Cloud
10 45 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 41 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
12 38 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
13 36 (1.60%) Blog
14 33 (1.47%) Hedge funds
15 31 (1.38%) Derivative
16 27 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 26 (1.16%) Equities
17 26 (1.16%) Fixed Income
18 23 (1.02%) Data Structures
18 23 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 278 (12.38%) Windows
2 246 (10.96%) Linux
3 92 (4.10%) Windows Server
4 57 (2.54%) Unix
5 39 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.43%) Android
7 30 (1.34%) CentOS
8 25 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 16 (0.71%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.13%) Debian
13 3 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.089%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.089%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.089%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 820 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (18.89%) DevOps
3 239 (10.65%) Analytics
4 228 (10.16%) Fintech
5 221 (9.84%) Scrum
6 209 (9.31%) Microservices
7 198 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
8 189 (8.42%) Software Engineering
9 169 (7.53%) Project Management
10 167 (7.44%) Presales
11 162 (7.22%) TDD
11 162 (7.22%) Test Automation
12 153 (6.82%) CRM
13 139 (6.19%) B2B
14 132 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
15 130 (5.79%) Computer Science
16 127 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
17 119 (5.30%) MVC
18 113 (5.03%) Mentoring
19 109 (4.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 500 (22.27%) JavaScript
2 412 (18.35%) Java
3 383 (17.06%) SQL
4 321 (14.30%) Python
5 278 (12.38%) C#
6 132 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 128 (5.70%) PowerShell
8 123 (5.48%) Ruby
9 88 (3.92%) TypeScript
10 86 (3.83%) Perl
11 84 (3.74%) ES6
12 75 (3.34%) PHP
13 57 (2.54%) T-SQL
14 49 (2.18%) Go
15 40 (1.78%) C++
16 31 (1.38%) C
17 30 (1.34%) Java 8
18 28 (1.25%) Objective-C
19 24 (1.07%) Shell Script
20 23 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 295 (13.14%) Degree
2 70 (3.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (1.56%) CISSP
4 26 (1.16%) PMP
5 25 (1.11%) Security Cleared
6 24 (1.07%) PMI Certification
7 22 (0.98%) ISEB
8 21 (0.94%) CEH
9 18 (0.80%) AWS Certification
9 18 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 18 (0.80%) SC Cleared
10 16 (0.71%) ISTQB
11 14 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (0.40%) CISM
13 9 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
14 8 (0.36%) MCSE
14 8 (0.36%) SANS
15 7 (0.31%) CIMA
15 7 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (5.21%) QA
2 51 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (1.83%) GDPR
4 27 (1.20%) HIPAA
5 24 (1.07%) SLA
6 20 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
7 17 (0.76%) NIST
8 12 (0.53%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.53%) SAS 70
9 10 (0.45%) PMO
10 9 (0.40%) COBIT
11 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.22%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.089%) ISO 22301
13 2 (0.089%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.089%) NIST 800
13 2 (0.089%) PSD2
13 2 (0.089%) SEPA
14 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 261 (11.63%) Docker
2 119 (5.30%) Active Directory
3 54 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 45 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.67%) vSphere
8 11 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (0.22%) etcd
11 4 (0.18%) KVM
11 4 (0.18%) XenApp
12 3 (0.13%) Firmware
12 3 (0.13%) NFS
12 3 (0.13%) Varnish
13 2 (0.089%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.089%) pfSense
13 2 (0.089%) Samba
13 2 (0.089%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.089%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 201 (8.95%) Ansible
2 197 (8.78%) Kubernetes
3 193 (8.60%) Puppet
4 184 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
5 80 (3.56%) Terraform
6 37 (1.65%) Nagios
7 22 (0.98%) Docker Swarm
7 22 (0.98%) Salt
8 19 (0.85%) Consul
8 19 (0.85%) SCCM
9 17 (0.76%) ZABBIX
10 15 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
11 12 (0.53%) Grafana
11 12 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
11 12 (0.53%) SCOM
12 10 (0.45%) Packer
13 9 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
14 8 (0.36%) Graphite
14 8 (0.36%) Opsview
15 7 (0.31%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 308 (13.72%) Microsoft
2 152 (6.77%) Oracle
3 145 (6.46%) Google
4 136 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
5 99 (4.41%) SAP
6 66 (2.94%) VMware
7 64 (2.85%) ServiceNow
8 63 (2.81%) Atlassian
9 57 (2.54%) Splunk
10 50 (2.23%) IBM
11 39 (1.74%) Cisco
12 37 (1.65%) Adobe
13 35 (1.56%) Red Hat
14 32 (1.43%) Sage
15 31 (1.38%) JD Edwards
16 27 (1.20%) Bloomberg
16 27 (1.20%) Reuters
17 26 (1.16%) ION Trading
17 26 (1.16%) MarketAxess
17 26 (1.16%) Tradeweb