Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
England > North East
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 83 105
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22 -22
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 28 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.97% 2.19% 0.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.26% 13.24% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 11
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -22.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,350 £47,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 339 219 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.89% 16.54% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 282 197 135
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,600 £24,750 £25,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,750 £50,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -6 17 £47,500 +49.61% 9
Durham +3 3 - -
SaaS
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 13 (46.43%) DevOps
6 10 (35.71%) AWS Certification
6 10 (35.71%) Puppet
6 10 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
6 10 (35.71%) Apache Solr
6 10 (35.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (35.71%) Cobbler
6 10 (35.71%) Load Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Java
6 10 (35.71%) DNS
6 10 (35.71%) SSL
6 10 (35.71%) Internet
6 10 (35.71%) Shell Script
6 10 (35.71%) Benchmarking
6 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (35.71%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) HTML
8 6 (21.43%) Docker
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (35.71%) Apache Solr
1 10 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Basecamp
3 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
1 10 (35.71%) Internet
1 10 (35.71%) SSL
2 3 (10.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JDeveloper
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 4 (14.29%) Automotive
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Law
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) AWS Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Product Owner
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) HTML5
2 4 (14.29%) Node.js
2 4 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (7.14%) React
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) LESS
5 1 (3.57%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Tandem
4 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Benchmarking
2 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 10 (35.71%) Deployment Automation
2 10 (35.71%) Load Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) High Availability
5 4 (14.29%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) ITSM
6 3 (10.71%) Presales
6 3 (10.71%) Product Management
6 3 (10.71%) User Stories
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 10 (35.71%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) ES6
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) AWS Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Cobbler
1 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (35.71%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.57%) Xamarin