Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 95 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 -35 +40
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 40 8 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.55% 0.60% 4.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.94% 5.63% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 5 55
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% +81.82%
10th Percentile £31,750 £33,197 £32,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £60,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%

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 287 142 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.30% 10.63% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 247 110 102
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £30,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,125 £67,298
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Durham - 20 £40,000 - 2
Tyne and Wear -8 15 £45,000 +16.79% 4
Teesside - 5 £50,000 -
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) Spring
2 14 (35.00%) Degree
3 13 (32.50%) HTML
3 13 (32.50%) CSS
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle
4 12 (30.00%) C++
4 12 (30.00%) C
4 12 (30.00%) JBoss
4 12 (30.00%) SOA
4 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (30.00%) API Design
5 11 (27.50%) Master's Degree
5 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
5 11 (27.50%) Apache CXF
5 11 (27.50%) Korn
5 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 11 (27.50%) Finance
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (25.00%) IaaS
6 10 (25.00%) PaaS
7 8 (20.00%) DBS Check
7 8 (20.00%) Banking
8 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (17.50%) Office 365
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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 12 (30.00%) JBoss
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) MTS
4 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) IaaS
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (25.00%) PaaS
2 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.50%) Office 365
3 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.50%) Boomi
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SMS
2 2 (5.00%) DHCP
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Grunt
1 3 (7.50%) gulp
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Java Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Head of Operations
4 4 (10.00%) Head of Technical Operations
5 3 (7.50%) Angular Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Software Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Spring
2 13 (32.50%) CSS
2 13 (32.50%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (27.50%) Apache CXF
4 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.50%) Ember.js
6 3 (7.50%) JAX-RS
6 3 (7.50%) Node.js
6 3 (7.50%) React
6 3 (7.50%) Sass
6 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.00%) HTML5
8 1 (2.50%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (2.50%) RESTful
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) API Design
1 12 (30.00%) SOA
2 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (10.00%) People Management
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (7.50%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (7.50%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
5 3 (7.50%) OO
5 3 (7.50%) OOP
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) C
2 12 (30.00%) C++
3 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
3 11 (27.50%) Korn
4 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 11 (27.50%) Master's Degree
3 8 (20.00%) DBS Check
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) GDPR
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
2 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.50%) TIBCO