Period
to 27 February 2021

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 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > North East
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 55 28 94
Rank change year-on-year -27 +66 -11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 33 100 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.12% 7.81% 1.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.73% 24.75% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30 81 20
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £32,275
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £64,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 378 404 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 35.73% 31.54% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 350 303 278
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £25,175
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 27 February 2021.

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 27 February 2021. 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 -23 31 £55,000 +15.79% 10
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, 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 22 (66.67%) Azure
2 18 (54.55%) DevOps
3 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 15 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 14 (42.42%) Nagios
5 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 14 (42.42%) VMware
5 14 (42.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
5 14 (42.42%) IaaS
5 14 (42.42%) SCCM
5 14 (42.42%) SCOM
5 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
5 14 (42.42%) SolarWinds
5 14 (42.42%) PaaS
6 13 (39.39%) Change Management
7 12 (36.36%) ITSM
7 12 (36.36%) McAfee
7 12 (36.36%) SAN
7 12 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
7 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2019
8 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (24.24%) AWS
9 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
10 5 (15.15%) .NET

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (66.67%) Azure
2 14 (42.42%) Azure Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) IaaS
2 14 (42.42%) PaaS
3 8 (24.24%) AWS
4 3 (9.09%) AWS IoT
5 2 (6.06%) G Suite
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (6.06%) Slack
6 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Redis
3 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.03%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.09%) .NET Core
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) CSS3
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) Flutter
5 1 (3.03%) Laravel
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) React Native
5 1 (3.03%) Redux
5 1 (3.03%) REST
5 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.03%) Symfony
5 1 (3.03%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
1 3 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
1 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2016
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2019
3 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) DevOps
2 15 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 13 (39.39%) Change Management
4 12 (36.36%) ITSM
5 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.12%) Fintech
6 4 (12.12%) Microservices
6 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Product Backlog
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) User Stories
8 2 (6.06%) Data Privacy
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) Java 8
5 1 (3.03%) Lua
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CISM
1 1 (3.03%) CISSP
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GDPR
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.06%) NIST
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) Nagios
1 14 (42.42%) SCCM
1 14 (42.42%) SCOM
2 12 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (12.12%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.06%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) SolarWinds
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 12 (36.36%) McAfee
4 2 (6.06%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) Databricks
5 1 (3.03%) T-Plan