Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 25 52
Rank change year-on-year -27 +27 -13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 105 183 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.09% 7.49% 4.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.23% 33.70% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 105 152 158
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £48,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.95% -15.22% +15.00%
10th Percentile £31,750 £36,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £76,250 £75,750
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -21.74% +15.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 647 543 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.35% 22.23% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 589 443 439
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £79,400 £76,250 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Reading

SaaS
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS in Reading.

Salary trend for SaaS in Reading

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Reading over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 69 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 51 (48.57%) C#
2 51 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (47.62%) AngularJS
4 47 (44.76%) .NET
5 44 (41.90%) HTML
5 44 (41.90%) CSS
6 41 (39.05%) Web Services
7 40 (38.10%) webpack
8 38 (36.19%) Microsoft
8 38 (36.19%) Software Engineering
9 36 (34.29%) SQL Server
10 34 (32.38%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (30.48%) REST
11 32 (30.48%) Visual Studio
12 31 (29.52%) Social Media
13 30 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (28.57%) Web Development
14 26 (24.76%) Linux
14 26 (24.76%) Java
15 25 (23.81%) Scrum
15 25 (23.81%) Mobile Development
15 25 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
15 25 (23.81%) API Development
16 24 (22.86%) Docker
17 21 (20.00%) OO
18 20 (19.05%) RESTful
19 19 (18.10%) OOA/OOD
19 19 (18.10%) Front End Development

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.71%) Apache
3 5 (4.76%) nginx
4 4 (3.81%) WordPress
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Magento
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (32.38%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (12.38%) IBM Cloud
5 10 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (9.52%) npm
6 9 (8.57%) PaaS
7 7 (6.67%) IaaS
8 6 (5.71%) GitHub
9 4 (3.81%) Office 365
10 3 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.86%) Amazon S3
10 3 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) Internet
2 4 (3.81%) Firewall
3 3 (2.86%) VPN
4 2 (1.90%) WebEx
5 1 (0.95%) FTP
5 1 (0.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.24%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.48%) MySQL
3 11 (10.48%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (10.48%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.86%) Big Data
5 3 (2.86%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.90%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.90%) Redis
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 40 (38.10%) webpack
2 32 (30.48%) Visual Studio
3 15 (14.29%) Babel
3 15 (14.29%) gulp
4 13 (12.38%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.52%) Maven
6 7 (6.67%) NUnit
7 5 (4.76%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.76%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.95%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.95%) Emacs
9 1 (0.95%) Firebug
9 1 (0.95%) GitLab
9 1 (0.95%) Grunt
9 1 (0.95%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.95%) Selenium
9 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.95%) Visual Composer
General
1 15 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Marketing
4 6 (5.71%) Retail
5 3 (2.86%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.90%) French Language
6 2 (1.90%) German Language
6 2 (1.90%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.95%) Automotive
7 1 (0.95%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (38.10%) Developer
2 19 (18.10%) Angular Developer
2 19 (18.10%) JavaScript Developer
2 19 (18.10%) Software Engineer
3 14 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 14 (13.33%) HTML Developer
3 14 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 13 (12.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (7.62%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Development Manager
7 7 (6.67%) Graduate
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.71%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Architect
8 6 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Graduate Web Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (47.62%) AngularJS
2 47 (44.76%) .NET
3 44 (41.90%) CSS
3 44 (41.90%) HTML
4 41 (39.05%) Web Services
5 32 (30.48%) REST
6 20 (19.05%) RESTful
7 16 (15.24%) Angular 2
8 12 (11.43%) Node.js
9 11 (10.48%) Spring
10 10 (9.52%) J2EE
10 10 (9.52%) SOAP
11 9 (8.57%) Ajax
11 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET
11 9 (8.57%) Spring Boot
11 9 (8.57%) XML
12 8 (7.62%) Java EE
12 8 (7.62%) Laravel
12 8 (7.62%) Spring Cloud
12 8 (7.62%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.52%) Social Media
2 8 (7.62%) Public Cloud
3 7 (6.67%) Fintech
4 5 (4.76%) User Experience
4 5 (4.76%) Xbox
5 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.86%) Robotics
5 3 (2.86%) Tandem
6 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.95%) BYOD
7 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.95%) NHS
7 1 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.76%) Linux
2 11 (10.48%) Windows
3 6 (5.71%) Unix
4 4 (3.81%) AIX
4 4 (3.81%) CentOS
4 4 (3.81%) HPUX
4 4 (3.81%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.81%) Solaris
4 4 (3.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.86%) Debian
5 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.19%) Software Engineering
3 30 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (28.57%) Web Development
4 25 (23.81%) API Development
4 25 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
4 25 (23.81%) Mobile Development
4 25 (23.81%) Scrum
5 21 (20.00%) OO
6 19 (18.10%) Front End Development
6 19 (18.10%) OOA/OOD
7 18 (17.14%) TDD
8 17 (16.19%) MVC
9 14 (13.33%) BDD
10 12 (11.43%) Change Management
10 12 (11.43%) Microservices
10 12 (11.43%) SOA
10 12 (11.43%) Test Automation
11 11 (10.48%) DevOps
12 10 (9.52%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 51 (48.57%) C#
3 26 (24.76%) Java
4 12 (11.43%) SQL
4 12 (11.43%) TypeScript
5 10 (9.52%) Objective-C
6 8 (7.62%) PHP
7 5 (4.76%) ES6
8 3 (2.86%) C
8 3 (2.86%) Perl
8 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.86%) Python
9 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.90%) F#
9 2 (1.90%) ML
9 2 (1.90%) PHP 7
9 2 (1.90%) R
9 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.95%) Go
10 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) PSD2
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (22.86%) Docker
2 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) zsh
Systems Management
1 15 (14.29%) Ansible
2 14 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (13.33%) Puppet
3 4 (3.81%) Terraform
4 3 (2.86%) Icinga
4 3 (2.86%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.90%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.90%) SCCM
6 1 (0.95%) Grafana
6 1 (0.95%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.95%) Kibana
6 1 (0.95%) logstash
6 1 (0.95%) Marathon
6 1 (0.95%) Mesos
6 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.95%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (36.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.29%) Google
3 13 (12.38%) IBM
4 10 (9.52%) Oracle
5 9 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (7.62%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.81%) Splunk
8 3 (2.86%) WooCommerce
8 3 (2.86%) Zend
9 2 (1.90%) HP
10 1 (0.95%) Cisco
10 1 (0.95%) CommVault
10 1 (0.95%) Veeam
10 1 (0.95%) VMware