The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Force.com skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Force.com
England / North West
Rank - 234 248
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.018% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.18% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Median salary - £82,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00%  

Force.com is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 789 551 414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 13.02% 9.69% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 669 447 345
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -2.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Force.com as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Force.com in the North West

Force.com
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Force.com in the North West.

Salary trend for Force.com in the North West

Force.com
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Force.com 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 West region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 7 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 7 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 6 (85.71%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (85.71%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) DHTML
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Salesforce Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 4 (57.14%) DHTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle