Period
to 19 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 79 103
Rank change year-on-year +2 +24 -3
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 46 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.09% 2.19% 0.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.78% 13.51% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 13
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,062 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +23.54% -22.58%
10th Percentile £36,250 £24,825 £25,400
90th Percentile £64,000 £42,500 £46,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +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 360 185 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.16% 16.17% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 309 165 147
North East median annual salary £43,653 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.97% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £51,550
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% +2.97% +6.32%

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 September 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 September 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 -20 31 £45,000 +21.42% 6
Durham +11 3 - - 2
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (67.39%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 19 (41.30%) Linux
5 18 (39.13%) C#
6 17 (36.96%) HTML
6 17 (36.96%) MongoDB
6 17 (36.96%) NoSQL
7 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (34.78%) HTML5
7 16 (34.78%) SQL
7 16 (34.78%) .NET
8 15 (32.61%) Java
8 15 (32.61%) MVC
8 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
8 15 (32.61%) DevOps
9 14 (30.43%) SSL
9 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 13 (28.26%) DNS
10 13 (28.26%) Internet
10 13 (28.26%) Shell Script
10 13 (28.26%) Benchmarking
10 13 (28.26%) Configuration Management
10 13 (28.26%) Load Testing
10 13 (28.26%) Apache Solr
10 13 (28.26%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (28.26%) AWS Certification
10 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
10 13 (28.26%) Apache Cassandra

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 13 (28.26%) Apache Solr
1 13 (28.26%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 31 (67.39%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.04%) PaaS
4 3 (6.52%) Office 365
5 2 (4.35%) G Suite
6 1 (2.17%) Basecamp
6 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) SSL
2 13 (28.26%) DNS
2 13 (28.26%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) SMS
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) MongoDB
1 17 (36.96%) NoSQL
2 13 (28.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) JDeveloper
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 6 (13.04%) Advertising
2 4 (8.70%) Automotive
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Law
3 3 (6.52%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Local Government
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Software Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (19.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (17.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Product Owner
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
2 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 16 (34.78%) HTML5
3 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
4 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
4 11 (23.91%) React
5 10 (21.74%) .NET Core
5 10 (21.74%) Angular 2
5 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (8.70%) Node.js
6 4 (8.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (6.52%) CSS
8 2 (4.35%) jQuery
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.17%) CSS3
9 1 (2.17%) LESS
9 1 (2.17%) Redux
9 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) Tandem
4 1 (2.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) DevOps
2 15 (32.61%) MVC
2 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
3 13 (28.26%) Benchmarking
3 13 (28.26%) Configuration Management
3 13 (28.26%) Deployment Automation
3 13 (28.26%) Load Testing
4 10 (21.74%) SDLC
5 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (10.87%) Analytics
6 5 (10.87%) Web Development
7 4 (8.70%) High Availability
8 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.52%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) ITSM
8 3 (6.52%) Presales
8 3 (6.52%) Product Management
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 18 (39.13%) C#
3 16 (34.78%) SQL
4 15 (32.61%) Java
5 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
5 13 (28.26%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.70%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) ES6
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (15.22%) Docker
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Cobbler
1 13 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Xamarin
3 3 (6.52%) Google
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix
4 2 (4.35%) Juniper
4 2 (4.35%) Nokia
4 2 (4.35%) Veritas
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Lagan
5 1 (2.17%) Northgate
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com