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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > North East
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 27 56 25
Rank change year-on-year +29 -31 +40
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 131 51 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 7.85% 4.39% 7.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.27% 10.34% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 76 44 62
10th Percentile £39,201 £32,500 £40,125
25th Percentile £47,500 £37,188 £41,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +62.16% -2.63% +5.56%
75th Percentile £85,000 £67,313 £57,188
90th Percentile - £85,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -

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 the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 616 493 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 36.91% 42.39% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 484 444 255
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £24,100
25th Percentile £38,438 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
75th Percentile £65,625 £57,500 £51,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in the North East

SaaS
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaaS in the North East.

Salary trend for SaaS in the North East

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaaS in the North East over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for SaaS in the North East

SaaS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the North East region over the 6 months to 3 July 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
Tyne and Wear +30 112 £75,000 +57.89% 6
Durham -12 6 £39,201 -4.97%
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 North East region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 81 (61.83%) Agile
2 53 (40.46%) Sage
3 51 (38.93%) AWS
4 47 (35.88%) Kubernetes
5 46 (35.11%) Docker
6 41 (31.30%) Coaching
7 36 (27.48%) Go
7 36 (27.48%) PHP
8 29 (22.14%) Social Media
9 24 (18.32%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (17.56%) Data Modelling
11 22 (16.79%) Laravel
11 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
12 20 (15.27%) User Experience
13 19 (14.50%) Finance
14 18 (13.74%) Analytics
14 18 (13.74%) Data Science
15 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
15 17 (12.98%) Product Management
16 16 (12.21%) Decision-Making
17 15 (11.45%) Data Development
17 15 (11.45%) IT Strategy
18 14 (10.69%) IaaS
19 13 (9.92%) Data Quality
19 13 (9.92%) Artificial Intelligence
19 13 (9.92%) Degree
19 13 (9.92%) E-Commerce
19 13 (9.92%) B2B
19 13 (9.92%) B2C
19 13 (9.92%) Data Centre

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.53%) Confluence
2 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 51 (38.93%) AWS
2 14 (10.69%) IaaS
3 11 (8.40%) PaaS
4 10 (7.63%) Microsoft 365
4 10 (7.63%) Power Platform
5 9 (6.87%) Azure
6 8 (6.11%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (3.82%) GCP
8 2 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.76%) Azure AKS
9 1 (0.76%) GitHub
9 1 (0.76%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) Intranet
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.92%) Metadata
2 5 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.82%) Redis
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.53%) DynamoDB
3 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.53%) CircleCI
2 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.53%) GitLab
2 2 (1.53%) JIRA
2 2 (1.53%) JUnit
2 2 (1.53%) Maven
2 2 (1.53%) Postman
2 2 (1.53%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (14.50%) Finance
2 12 (9.16%) Social Skills
3 5 (3.82%) Games
3 5 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (40.46%) Developer
2 22 (16.79%) PHP Developer
3 13 (9.92%) E-Commerce Manager
3 13 (9.92%) E-Commerce Product Manager
3 13 (9.92%) Product Manager
4 10 (7.63%) Software Engineer
5 7 (5.34%) Graduate
5 7 (5.34%) User Experience Researcher
6 6 (4.58%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (3.82%) Data Manager
7 5 (3.82%) Data Modeller
7 5 (3.82%) Designer
7 5 (3.82%) Development Manager
7 5 (3.82%) Senior Data Scientist
7 5 (3.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.79%) Laravel
2 12 (9.16%) .NET
3 9 (6.87%) .NET Framework
4 8 (6.11%) .NET Core
5 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (2.29%) React
7 2 (1.53%) ARM Templates
7 2 (1.53%) Dropwizard
7 2 (1.53%) JPA
7 2 (1.53%) Mustache
7 2 (1.53%) RESTful
7 2 (1.53%) Spring
7 2 (1.53%) Spring Boot
7 2 (1.53%) Spring MVC
7 2 (1.53%) Spring Security
7 2 (1.53%) Swagger
7 2 (1.53%) Thymeleaf
8 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.14%) Social Media
2 20 (15.27%) User Experience
3 13 (9.92%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.58%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.82%) Cloud Native
5 5 (3.82%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.05%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.11%) Linux
2 2 (1.53%) Unix
2 2 (1.53%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (61.83%) Agile
2 41 (31.30%) Coaching
3 24 (18.32%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (17.56%) Data Modelling
5 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
6 18 (13.74%) Analytics
6 18 (13.74%) Data Science
7 17 (12.98%) Product Management
8 16 (12.21%) Decision-Making
9 15 (11.45%) Data Development
9 15 (11.45%) IT Strategy
10 13 (9.92%) Analytical Modelling
10 13 (9.92%) Artificial Intelligence
10 13 (9.92%) B2B
10 13 (9.92%) B2C
10 13 (9.92%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.63%) Machine Learning
11 10 (7.63%) Scrum
12 8 (6.11%) DevOps
13 7 (5.34%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.48%) Go
1 36 (27.48%) PHP
2 12 (9.16%) C#
3 7 (5.34%) SQL
4 4 (3.05%) Python
4 4 (3.05%) Ruby
5 3 (2.29%) Java
5 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.53%) Bash
6 2 (1.53%) Perl
7 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.34%) GDPR
3 5 (3.82%) Accessibility
4 4 (3.05%) PMO
4 4 (3.05%) QA
5 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (35.11%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (35.88%) Kubernetes
2 8 (6.11%) Terraform
3 2 (1.53%) Ansible
3 2 (1.53%) CFEngine
3 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (40.46%) Sage
2 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.53%) VMware
4 1 (0.76%) Databricks
4 1 (0.76%) Dynatrace
4 1 (0.76%) iManage