Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 35 53
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 116 183 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.78% 7.15% 5.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.63% 34.79% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 115 161 187
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,750 £36,250 £36,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%

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 591 526 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.35% 20.55% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 521 418 524
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,375 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 44 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.62%) C#
3 38 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (30.17%) CSS
5 34 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 33 (28.45%) JavaScript
6 33 (28.45%) Microsoft
7 31 (26.72%) Software Engineering
8 30 (25.86%) Java
9 29 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (24.14%) Web Services
10 28 (24.14%) REST
11 27 (23.28%) SQL Server
12 26 (22.41%) .NET
12 26 (22.41%) HTML
13 25 (21.55%) AngularJS
14 23 (19.83%) Visual Studio
14 23 (19.83%) Linux
15 22 (18.97%) Scrum
16 21 (18.10%) DevOps
17 20 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (17.24%) Degree
18 19 (16.38%) Oracle
18 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
19 18 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
20 17 (14.66%) OO
20 17 (14.66%) JBoss
20 17 (14.66%) WebSphere
21 16 (13.79%) Mobile Development
22 15 (12.93%) API 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 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
2 17 (14.66%) JBoss
2 17 (14.66%) WebSphere
3 13 (11.21%) WebLogic
4 11 (9.48%) Apache
4 11 (9.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (5.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (3.45%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.45%) CMS
6 4 (3.45%) Liferay
6 4 (3.45%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.72%) Confluence
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.72%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.86%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 38 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (12.93%) PaaS
4 14 (12.07%) IaaS
5 5 (4.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.72%) GitHub
7 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.86%) Datadog
7 1 (0.86%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.93%) Firewall
2 12 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.48%) HTTP
4 10 (8.62%) Internet
5 7 (6.03%) Network Security
6 6 (5.17%) NAS
6 6 (5.17%) SAN
7 5 (4.31%) FTP
8 4 (3.45%) DNS
9 2 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.72%) NX-OS
9 2 (1.72%) VPN
9 2 (1.72%) WAN
10 1 (0.86%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.86%) LAN
10 1 (0.86%) MPLS
10 1 (0.86%) SNMP
10 1 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.62%) MySQL
3 8 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.45%) Big Data
5 4 (3.45%) DB2
6 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (19.83%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.17%) Maven
2 6 (5.17%) webpack
3 5 (4.31%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.31%) Firebug
3 5 (4.31%) IntelliJ
3 5 (4.31%) JIRA
3 5 (4.31%) NetBeans
3 5 (4.31%) NUnit
4 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.45%) Selenium
5 3 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.72%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.72%) Hudson
6 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.72%) JMeter
7 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (7.76%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Retail
3 4 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Arabic Language
5 2 (1.72%) French Language
5 2 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Automotive
6 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (24.14%) Developer
2 15 (12.93%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.34%) Consultant
4 11 (9.48%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Angular Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Presales Consultant
8 7 (6.03%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.03%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Applications Support Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.17%) CSS
2 28 (24.14%) REST
2 28 (24.14%) Web Services
3 26 (22.41%) .NET
3 26 (22.41%) HTML
4 25 (21.55%) AngularJS
5 13 (11.21%) Angular 2
6 11 (9.48%) LDAP
7 10 (8.62%) Middleware
7 10 (8.62%) SOAP
8 8 (6.90%) jQuery
8 8 (6.90%) Spring
8 8 (6.90%) XML
9 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET
10 6 (5.17%) Java EE
10 6 (5.17%) JMS
10 6 (5.17%) LAMP
11 5 (4.31%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.31%) J2EE
11 5 (4.31%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (11.21%) Social Media
3 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.31%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.31%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.31%) User Experience
5 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.59%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.72%) Fintech
6 2 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.83%) Linux
2 13 (11.21%) Windows
3 10 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.31%) Unix
5 4 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.59%) AIX
6 3 (2.59%) HPUX
6 3 (2.59%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.59%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.72%) Software Engineering
3 29 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (18.97%) Scrum
5 21 (18.10%) DevOps
6 18 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (14.66%) OO
8 16 (13.79%) Mobile Development
9 15 (12.93%) API Development
9 15 (12.93%) OOA/OOD
10 14 (12.07%) Web Development
11 13 (11.21%) Configuration Management
11 13 (11.21%) Front End Development
12 12 (10.34%) SOA
13 10 (8.62%) MVC
14 9 (7.76%) Open Source
14 9 (7.76%) Presales
14 9 (7.76%) Product Management
15 8 (6.90%) Migration
15 8 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.62%) C#
2 33 (28.45%) JavaScript
3 30 (25.86%) Java
4 15 (12.93%) SQL
5 14 (12.07%) Perl
6 13 (11.21%) Bash Shell
7 11 (9.48%) Python
8 6 (5.17%) C
8 6 (5.17%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.31%) Apex Code
10 4 (3.45%) C++
11 3 (2.59%) Scala
11 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.72%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.86%) Go
13 1 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) AWS Certification
3 5 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (2.59%) CCIE
5 3 (2.59%) CCNA
5 3 (2.59%) CCNP
5 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.59%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.72%) ISEB
6 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.72%) RHCE
7 1 (0.86%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.86%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.86%) MCSE
7 1 (0.86%) NCIE
7 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) GDPR
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.72%) PMO
3 2 (1.72%) PSD2
4 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.17%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.45%) iptables
3 3 (2.59%) Docker
4 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.86%) Postfix
5 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) Puppet
2 6 (5.17%) Ansible
3 5 (4.31%) Tivoli
3 5 (4.31%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.72%) Marathon
4 2 (1.72%) Mesos
5 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (28.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.38%) Oracle
3 14 (12.07%) Red Hat
4 12 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (7.76%) Capita
5 9 (7.76%) IBM
6 6 (5.17%) Google
7 5 (4.31%) BEA
7 5 (4.31%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.45%) Cisco
8 4 (3.45%) Juniper
9 3 (2.59%) F5
9 3 (2.59%) HP
9 3 (2.59%) Splunk
10 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.72%) VMware
11 1 (0.86%) Casewise
11 1 (0.86%) CommVault
11 1 (0.86%) NetApp
11 1 (0.86%) SAP