Period
to 18 January 2019

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

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 82 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 -41
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 23 40 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.71% 2.56% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.03% 13.99% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 5
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,825 £31,750 £33,197
90th Percentile £64,675 £56,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 327 286 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.29% 18.29% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 248 245 110
North East median annual salary £43,653 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.41% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS in the North East.

Salary trend for SaaS in the North East

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in the North East over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 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
Tyne and Wear +2 12 £47,639 +5.86% 8
Durham +2 5 £41,250 +3.13% 8
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 North East region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (26.09%) Apache Solr
5 6 (26.09%) Puppet
5 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
5 6 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (21.74%) SSL
6 5 (21.74%) DNS
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
6 5 (21.74%) Benchmarking
6 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 5 (21.74%) Load Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
6 5 (21.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (21.74%) Cobbler
6 5 (21.74%) User Experience
6 5 (21.74%) AWS Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) Coaching

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 6 (26.09%) Apache Solr
2 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
1 5 (21.74%) SSL
2 2 (8.70%) Skype
2 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
1 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JDeveloper
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) gulp
2 1 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Product Owner
4 3 (13.04%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Audio Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) Apache CXF
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
3 1 (4.35%) JAX-RS
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) LESS
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) React
3 1 (4.35%) Redux
3 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (4.35%) Vue.js
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Fintech
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Tandem
3 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) DevOps
3 5 (21.74%) Benchmarking
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Load Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (17.39%) Coaching
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Community of Practice
5 3 (13.04%) Presales
5 3 (13.04%) Product Management
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) ES6
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) AWS Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 5 (21.74%) Cobbler
2 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Polycom