Period
to 25 January 2022

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

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > North East
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 59 34
Rank change year-on-year -11 -25 +58
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 42 25 86
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.14% 2.67% 6.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.20% 7.51% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 60
10th Percentile £43,375 £42,500 £36,816
25th Percentile £51,563 £48,125 £44,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% +5.56%
75th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £54,063
90th Percentile £84,250 £65,000 £63,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 512 333 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.29% 35.54% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 402 307 288
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £24,925
25th Percentile £34,000 £33,125 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £54,063
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 January 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 25 January 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 -16 31 £62,500 +13.64% 25
Durham - 1 - -
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) Azure
3 13 (30.95%) AWS
3 13 (30.95%) PaaS
3 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
4 12 (28.57%) DevOps
5 11 (26.19%) IaaS
6 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 10 (23.81%) B2B
6 10 (23.81%) Terraform
6 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure as Code
7 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 9 (21.43%) Docker
7 9 (21.43%) User Experience
7 9 (21.43%) Python
7 9 (21.43%) SQL
8 8 (19.05%) Windows
8 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 8 (19.05%) B2C
8 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 8 (19.05%) Product Management
8 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
8 8 (19.05%) Kubernetes
8 8 (19.05%) Public Cloud
8 8 (19.05%) CI/CD
9 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
9 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (16.67%) Linux
10 6 (14.29%) Perl
10 6 (14.29%) Unix

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 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 20 (47.62%) Azure
2 13 (30.95%) AWS
2 13 (30.95%) PaaS
3 11 (26.19%) IaaS
4 6 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.76%) GitHub
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (2.38%) GCP
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (2.38%) Nutanix
6 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) QlikView
4 1 (2.38%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (14.29%) CircleCI
2 6 (14.29%) GitLab
3 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) rollup.js
3 2 (4.76%) webpack
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) Postman
4 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (14.29%) Social Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Public Sector
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Finance
5 2 (4.76%) Games
5 2 (4.76%) Law
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Automotive
6 1 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Product Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Azure Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce Manager
2 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce Product Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Product Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) ARM Templates
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) React
3 2 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (4.76%) Redux
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.38%) Dropwizard
4 1 (2.38%) JPA
4 1 (2.38%) Mustache
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.38%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.38%) Swagger
4 1 (2.38%) Thymeleaf
4 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) User Experience
2 8 (19.05%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) DevOps
3 10 (23.81%) B2B
3 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure as Code
4 8 (19.05%) B2C
4 8 (19.05%) CI/CD
4 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 8 (19.05%) Product Management
5 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) Technology Transformation
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.90%) ERP
7 5 (11.90%) Product Roadmap
7 5 (11.90%) Supplier Management
8 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.43%) Python
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) Bash
3 6 (14.29%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) ES6
6 2 (4.76%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.38%) Java 8
7 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Accessibility
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Terraform
2 8 (19.05%) Kubernetes
3 6 (14.29%) Ansible
3 6 (14.29%) CFEngine
3 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (14.29%) Puppet
4 2 (4.76%) SCCM
5 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.38%) VxRail
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Commvault
4 1 (2.38%) Dynatrace