Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 124 137
Rank change year-on-year +27 +13 +50
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2,242 1,851 2,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.18% 2.66% 2.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.67% 16.49% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,954 1,619 1,771
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,000 £38,700 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £100,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +8.81%

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 16,399 11,222 10,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.29% 16.11% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13,826 9,605 8,832
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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 +16 401 £62,500 +4.17% 103
West London +12 158 £55,000 +1.85% 44
South London +6 39 £55,000 -8.33% 6
East London +14 19 £75,000 -26.83% 16
North London +8 19 £45,000 -16.67% 3
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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.

1 835 (37.24%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (25.25%) Amazon AWS
3 490 (21.86%) PaaS
4 481 (21.45%) JavaScript
5 459 (20.47%) Finance
6 420 (18.73%) Java
7 418 (18.64%) Linux
8 397 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 386 (17.22%) DevOps
10 372 (16.59%) IaaS
11 350 (15.61%) SQL
12 348 (15.52%) HTML
13 320 (14.27%) Microsoft
14 314 (14.01%) Degree
15 296 (13.20%) Python
16 274 (12.22%) CSS
17 265 (11.82%) SQL Server
18 261 (11.64%) Marketing
19 252 (11.24%) Analytics
20 249 (11.11%) Windows
21 230 (10.26%) .NET
22 227 (10.12%) Docker
23 218 (9.72%) Project Management
24 213 (9.50%) Scrum
25 206 (9.19%) C#
26 205 (9.14%) AngularJS
27 204 (9.10%) Microservices
28 202 (9.01%) Retail
29 201 (8.97%) CRM
30 197 (8.79%) Ansible

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 68 (3.03%) Apache
2 62 (2.77%) SharePoint
3 53 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 50 (2.23%) Apache Spark
4 50 (2.23%) CMS
5 34 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (1.47%) Confluence
6 33 (1.47%) Umbraco
7 32 (1.43%) IIS
8 31 (1.38%) OpenStack
8 31 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 29 (1.29%) WordPress
10 22 (0.98%) WebSphere
11 21 (0.94%) MS Exchange
12 20 (0.89%) Jetty
13 17 (0.76%) Drupal
14 14 (0.62%) Apache Solr
15 13 (0.58%) nginx
16 12 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 51 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (1.07%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.18%) Mingle
10 3 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.13%) LibreOffice
10 3 (0.13%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 2 (0.089%) InVision
12 1 (0.045%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 47 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.56%) NetSuite
3 18 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.27%) MultiChain
6 6 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.27%) Workday HCM
7 5 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.18%) Lawson
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.13%) Magento
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 566 (25.25%) Amazon AWS
2 490 (21.86%) PaaS
3 397 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 372 (16.59%) IaaS
5 113 (5.04%) Office 365
6 101 (4.50%) Cloud Computing
7 54 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
8 47 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 42 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
10 33 (1.47%) GitHub
11 30 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
11 30 (1.34%) Serverless
12 27 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (1.03%) Amazon S3
13 23 (1.03%) G Suite
13 23 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 22 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
14 22 (0.98%) Datadog
15 19 (0.85%) OpenShift
16 14 (0.62%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 108 (4.82%) Firewall
2 96 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 84 (3.75%) DNS
4 62 (2.77%) WAN
5 57 (2.54%) HTTP
5 57 (2.54%) VPN
6 56 (2.50%) LAN
7 51 (2.27%) Unified Communications
8 49 (2.19%) Internet
9 40 (1.78%) VoIP
10 38 (1.69%) DHCP
11 30 (1.34%) Wireless
12 29 (1.29%) MPLS
13 27 (1.20%) Network Security
14 21 (0.94%) SAN
15 16 (0.71%) IPsec
16 15 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (0.67%) Skype
16 15 (0.67%) SMPP
17 14 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 187 (8.34%) MySQL
3 138 (6.16%) Big Data
4 133 (5.93%) NoSQL
5 117 (5.22%) MongoDB
6 70 (3.12%) Relational Database
7 52 (2.32%) Hadoop
8 47 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (2.01%) Redis
10 42 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 39 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 38 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
14 35 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
15 26 (1.16%) RDBMS
16 25 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
17 24 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
18 22 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
19 18 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 16 (0.71%) HBase
Development Applications
1 186 (8.30%) Git (software)
2 171 (7.63%) Jenkins
3 132 (5.89%) JIRA
4 62 (2.77%) Maven
5 39 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 39 (1.74%) Gradle
6 37 (1.65%) Selenium
6 37 (1.65%) TeamCity
7 33 (1.47%) Bitbucket
7 33 (1.47%) Subversion
8 32 (1.43%) JUnit
9 30 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (1.34%) WebDriver
10 28 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 26 (1.16%) Cucumber
12 25 (1.12%) Artifactory
12 25 (1.12%) gulp
13 22 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
14 21 (0.94%) TestNG
15 19 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 459 (20.47%) Finance
2 261 (11.64%) Marketing
3 202 (9.01%) Retail
4 102 (4.55%) Banking
5 72 (3.21%) Advertising
6 70 (3.12%) Legal
7 58 (2.59%) Law
8 45 (2.01%) Back Office
9 41 (1.83%) Publishing
10 39 (1.74%) Telecoms
11 34 (1.52%) Manufacturing
12 33 (1.47%) Billing
13 31 (1.38%) Games
14 24 (1.07%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.76%) Front Office
17 13 (0.58%) German Language
18 10 (0.45%) Digital Economy
18 10 (0.45%) Investment Banking
19 7 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 452 (20.16%) Developer
2 355 (15.83%) Architect
3 181 (8.07%) Consultant
4 148 (6.60%) Solutions Architect
5 139 (6.20%) Analyst
6 121 (5.40%) DevOps Engineer
7 117 (5.22%) Product Manager
8 89 (3.97%) Cloud Engineer
9 77 (3.43%) Cloud Architect
10 74 (3.30%) Java Developer
11 71 (3.17%) Project Manager
12 70 (3.12%) Senior Developer
13 65 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 61 (2.72%) C# Developer
15 60 (2.68%) Lead Architect
16 59 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
16 59 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
17 53 (2.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 50 (2.23%) Cloud Consultant
19 49 (2.19%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (15.52%) HTML
2 274 (12.22%) CSS
3 230 (10.26%) .NET
4 205 (9.14%) AngularJS
5 146 (6.51%) Node.js
5 146 (6.51%) Web Services
6 144 (6.42%) REST
7 124 (5.53%) HTML5
8 116 (5.17%) jQuery
9 105 (4.68%) React
10 98 (4.37%) XML
11 86 (3.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 72 (3.21%) CSS3
13 70 (3.12%) JSON
14 67 (2.99%) RESTful
15 66 (2.94%) ASP.NET
16 65 (2.90%) LAMP
17 64 (2.85%) Middleware
18 57 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
18 57 (2.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 196 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
3 149 (6.65%) Computer Science
4 138 (6.16%) Fintech
5 133 (5.93%) User Experience
6 103 (4.59%) Public Cloud
7 101 (4.50%) Data Centre
8 89 (3.97%) Management Information System
9 82 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
10 50 (2.23%) Private Cloud
11 44 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
12 43 (1.92%) Mobile App
13 39 (1.74%) Social Media
14 30 (1.34%) Virtual Team
15 28 (1.25%) Algorithms
15 28 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
16 21 (0.94%) Client/Server
17 20 (0.89%) Data Structures
18 17 (0.76%) Digital Media
19 15 (0.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 418 (18.64%) Linux
2 249 (11.11%) Windows
3 69 (3.08%) Unix
4 64 (2.85%) Windows Server
5 43 (1.92%) Android
6 32 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (1.25%) CentOS
8 22 (0.98%) Windows 7
9 18 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 15 (0.67%) Solaris
10 15 (0.67%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.49%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.40%) Nucleus RTOS
12 9 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.18%) VMS
14 3 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (37.24%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (17.22%) DevOps
3 252 (11.24%) Analytics
4 218 (9.72%) Project Management
5 213 (9.50%) Scrum
6 204 (9.10%) Microservices
7 201 (8.97%) CRM
8 184 (8.21%) E-Commerce
9 168 (7.49%) Software Engineering
9 168 (7.49%) TDD
10 156 (6.96%) Presales
11 152 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
12 149 (6.65%) Product Management
13 133 (5.93%) MVC
14 128 (5.71%) Open Source
15 126 (5.62%) Mentoring
16 125 (5.58%) Test Automation
17 122 (5.44%) SDLC
18 120 (5.35%) ITIL
19 117 (5.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 481 (21.45%) JavaScript
2 420 (18.73%) Java
3 350 (15.61%) SQL
4 296 (13.20%) Python
5 206 (9.19%) C#
6 133 (5.93%) PHP
7 130 (5.80%) Ruby
8 109 (4.86%) Bash Shell
9 91 (4.06%) PowerShell
10 71 (3.17%) Perl
11 52 (2.32%) Shell Script
12 50 (2.23%) Go
13 47 (2.10%) C++
14 36 (1.61%) Scala
15 35 (1.56%) C
16 34 (1.52%) T-SQL
17 32 (1.43%) ES6
18 31 (1.38%) TypeScript
19 21 (0.94%) PL/SQL
20 18 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 314 (14.01%) Degree
2 82 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (2.01%) MCSE
6 30 (1.34%) MCITP
7 28 (1.25%) CISSP
8 26 (1.16%) AWS Certification
8 26 (1.16%) CCNP
8 26 (1.16%) Master's Degree
9 23 (1.03%) MCSA
10 22 (0.98%) CCNA
11 21 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 17 (0.76%) CISM
13 16 (0.71%) Security Cleared
14 15 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (0.62%) PMP
16 13 (0.58%) CISA
16 13 (0.58%) MCP
16 13 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (5.80%) QA
2 75 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 66 (2.94%) GDPR
4 46 (2.05%) PCI DSS
5 37 (1.65%) SLA
6 23 (1.03%) GCP
7 17 (0.76%) PMO
8 12 (0.54%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.45%) HIPAA
10 8 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 6 (0.27%) FISMA
11 6 (0.27%) PSD2
11 6 (0.27%) SSAE 16
12 5 (0.22%) COBIT
12 5 (0.22%) ISO 22301
13 4 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
13 4 (0.18%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.089%) BS7799
14 2 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 2 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 227 (10.12%) Docker
2 93 (4.15%) Active Directory
3 70 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (2.01%) Hyper-V
5 24 (1.07%) Xen
6 14 (0.62%) XenDesktop
7 13 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.45%) Squid
9 8 (0.36%) vSphere
10 7 (0.31%) VMware NSX
10 7 (0.31%) XenApp
11 6 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.27%) OpenAM
12 4 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.18%) Varnish
13 3 (0.13%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.089%) iptables
14 2 (0.089%) NFS
15 1 (0.045%) HDFS
15 1 (0.045%) LXC
Systems Management
1 197 (8.79%) Ansible
2 172 (7.67%) Opscode Chef
3 156 (6.96%) Puppet
4 96 (4.28%) Kubernetes
5 58 (2.59%) Terraform
6 35 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
7 22 (0.98%) Salt
8 18 (0.80%) SCCM
9 17 (0.76%) Mesos
10 12 (0.54%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.49%) Kibana
11 11 (0.49%) Nagios
12 10 (0.45%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.40%) FortiGate
14 8 (0.36%) Consul
15 7 (0.31%) Cacti
15 7 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
15 7 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
16 6 (0.27%) Packer
17 5 (0.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 320 (14.27%) Microsoft
2 162 (7.23%) Oracle
3 139 (6.20%) Salesforce.com
4 115 (5.13%) Google
5 112 (5.00%) VMware
6 73 (3.26%) Cisco
7 61 (2.72%) ServiceNow
8 58 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 56 (2.50%) SAP
10 43 (1.92%) IBM
11 40 (1.78%) Citrix
12 35 (1.56%) Adobe
13 28 (1.25%) Dell
14 25 (1.12%) Workday
15 24 (1.07%) Apple
15 24 (1.07%) Splunk
16 23 (1.03%) AppDynamics
17 21 (0.94%) New Relic
18 17 (0.76%) Sage
19 16 (0.71%) Sun