Period
to 19 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 88 63
Rank change year-on-year +8 -25 +37
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 53 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.79% 1.77% 4.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.28% 12.18% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 57
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,062 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -25.88% +53.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,243 £31,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £42,750 £74,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 399 197 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.97% 14.52% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 339 169 128
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £25,800 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £45,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 April 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 April 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
Tyne and Wear -16 34 £45,000 +21.42% 9
Durham - 10 £40,000 - 4
Teesside -2 5 £50,000 +11.11%
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 30 (56.60%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (50.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (45.28%) HTML
4 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 23 (43.40%) .NET
6 20 (37.74%) C#
6 20 (37.74%) React
6 20 (37.74%) AngularJS
7 19 (35.85%) SDLC
7 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET
8 18 (33.96%) MVC
8 18 (33.96%) HTML5
9 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (32.08%) Xamarin
9 17 (32.08%) Angular 2
9 17 (32.08%) .NET Core
9 17 (32.08%) SQL
9 17 (32.08%) Java
10 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
11 10 (18.87%) Advertising
11 10 (18.87%) IaaS
11 10 (18.87%) PaaS
12 9 (16.98%) Degree
13 8 (15.09%) Finance
13 8 (15.09%) Spring
13 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
14 7 (13.21%) Office 365
14 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
14 7 (13.21%) CSS

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 (11.32%) JBoss
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (7.55%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.89%) MTS
5 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (56.60%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (50.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (18.87%) IaaS
3 10 (18.87%) PaaS
4 7 (13.21%) Office 365
5 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.77%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.89%) Boomi
7 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DNS
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
1 3 (5.66%) LAN
1 3 (5.66%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) SMS
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
2 2 (3.77%) WLAN
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Grunt
1 3 (5.66%) gulp
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.87%) Advertising
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Marketing
5 3 (5.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Consultant
3 9 (16.98%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Azure Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Java Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Head of Operations
6 4 (7.55%) Head of Technical Operations
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) HTML
2 23 (43.40%) .NET
3 20 (37.74%) AngularJS
3 20 (37.74%) React
4 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET
5 18 (33.96%) HTML5
6 17 (32.08%) .NET Core
6 17 (32.08%) Angular 2
6 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (15.09%) Spring
8 7 (13.21%) CSS
9 6 (11.32%) Apache CXF
9 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
9 6 (11.32%) jQuery
10 3 (5.66%) Ember.js
10 3 (5.66%) JAX-RS
10 3 (5.66%) Node.js
10 3 (5.66%) Sass
10 3 (5.66%) Web Services
11 1 (1.89%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.66%) Social Media
3 2 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) SDLC
3 18 (33.96%) MVC
4 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.32%) API Design
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps
5 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.32%) Microservices
5 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (11.32%) SOA
6 4 (7.55%) Open Source
6 4 (7.55%) People Management
7 3 (5.66%) Analytics
7 3 (5.66%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (5.66%) Front End Development
7 3 (5.66%) OO
7 3 (5.66%) OOP
7 3 (5.66%) Presales
7 3 (5.66%) Scrum
7 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) Java
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.21%) C
4 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.32%) C++
5 6 (11.32%) Korn
6 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Master's Degree
3 5 (9.43%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.77%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) GDPR
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
1 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) XenApp
2 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Cobbler
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 17 (32.08%) Xamarin
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.89%) TIBCO