Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 52 37
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15 +69
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 178 172 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.45% 4.94% 6.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.40% 29.60% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 144 165 216
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £31,375
90th Percentile £73,375 £73,250 £66,875
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 533 581 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.32% 16.67% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 429 471 425
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing SaaS 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 Reading region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 80 (44.94%) Python
2 72 (40.45%) Linux
3 59 (33.15%) Bash Shell
4 57 (32.02%) Amazon AWS
5 55 (30.90%) Perl
6 54 (30.34%) DevOps
7 53 (29.78%) Puppet
8 47 (26.40%) Opscode Chef
8 47 (26.40%) Finance
9 45 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (23.03%) Java
11 39 (21.91%) JavaScript
12 37 (20.79%) C#
12 37 (20.79%) Red Hat
13 35 (19.66%) Fintech
14 34 (19.10%) Ansible
15 33 (18.54%) Git (software)
16 31 (17.42%) Degree
17 29 (16.29%) CentOS
18 28 (15.73%) SQL
18 28 (15.73%) Windows
18 28 (15.73%) CSS
19 26 (14.61%) Scrum
20 25 (14.04%) Project Management
21 24 (13.48%) Salesforce.com
21 24 (13.48%) E-Commerce
21 24 (13.48%) C++
21 24 (13.48%) HTML
21 24 (13.48%) Banking
21 24 (13.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 10 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.49%) OpenStack
3 7 (3.93%) IIS
4 4 (2.25%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.25%) Confluence
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 57 (32.02%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.93%) PaaS
4 6 (3.37%) IaaS
5 5 (2.81%) Force.com
6 1 (0.56%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.55%) TCP/IP
2 16 (8.99%) DNS
3 11 (6.18%) DHCP
4 9 (5.06%) Internet
5 5 (2.81%) HTTP
6 4 (2.25%) Firewall
7 3 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.69%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.69%) VoIP
7 3 (1.69%) WAN
8 2 (1.12%) FTP
8 2 (1.12%) Intranet
8 2 (1.12%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.12%) Junos
8 2 (1.12%) MPLS
8 2 (1.12%) NAS
8 2 (1.12%) NX-OS
8 2 (1.12%) PBX
8 2 (1.12%) SAN
8 2 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.99%) MongoDB
2 10 (5.62%) NoSQL
2 10 (5.62%) Redis
3 9 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.81%) MySQL
6 4 (2.25%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.25%) Impala
7 2 (1.12%) InfluxDB
7 2 (1.12%) SQLite
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.56%) Big Data
8 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (18.54%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.37%) Bitbucket
2 6 (3.37%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.69%) JIRA
3 3 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.56%) Ant
4 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.56%) Maven
4 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.56%) Selenium
4 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (26.40%) Finance
2 24 (13.48%) Banking
3 18 (10.11%) Marketing
4 16 (8.99%) Retail
5 7 (3.93%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.81%) German Language
7 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.12%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (15.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (11.24%) Developer
3 19 (10.67%) AWS Engineer
3 19 (10.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 18 (10.11%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (10.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 16 (8.99%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (8.99%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (8.99%) Project Manager
6 14 (7.87%) Consultant
6 14 (7.87%) SaaS Consultant
7 12 (6.74%) Analyst
7 12 (6.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.18%) Architect
8 11 (6.18%) Python Developer
9 10 (5.62%) Implementation Consultant
9 10 (5.62%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.62%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.62%) Technical Support
10 9 (5.06%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.73%) CSS
2 24 (13.48%) HTML
3 19 (10.67%) AngularJS
4 14 (7.87%) .NET
5 12 (6.74%) jQuery
6 11 (6.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (5.62%) Node.js
8 7 (3.93%) React
8 7 (3.93%) XML
9 6 (3.37%) Angular 2
9 6 (3.37%) Celery
9 6 (3.37%) Django
9 6 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (3.37%) REST
10 5 (2.81%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.81%) Ajax
10 5 (2.81%) Backbone.js
10 5 (2.81%) Ember.js
10 5 (2.81%) SOAP
10 5 (2.81%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.66%) Fintech
2 17 (9.55%) iPad
3 12 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.93%) User Experience
5 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.81%) Social Media
6 4 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.25%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.25%) Wiki
7 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.12%) Digital Currency
7 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 72 (40.45%) Linux
2 29 (16.29%) CentOS
3 28 (15.73%) Windows
4 24 (13.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (12.36%) Unix
6 10 (5.62%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.12%) Android
7 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.34%) DevOps
2 45 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (14.61%) Scrum
4 25 (14.04%) Project Management
5 24 (13.48%) E-Commerce
6 20 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (11.24%) Release Management
7 15 (8.43%) CRM
8 12 (6.74%) Migration
9 11 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.18%) Customer Requirements
10 10 (5.62%) Change Control
10 10 (5.62%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.62%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.06%) ERP
11 9 (5.06%) Load Balancing
11 9 (5.06%) Presales
11 9 (5.06%) Wealth Management
12 8 (4.49%) Runbook
12 8 (4.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 80 (44.94%) Python
2 59 (33.15%) Bash Shell
3 55 (30.90%) Perl
4 41 (23.03%) Java
5 39 (21.91%) JavaScript
6 37 (20.79%) C#
7 28 (15.73%) SQL
8 24 (13.48%) C++
9 21 (11.80%) C
10 16 (8.99%) Tcl
11 9 (5.06%) PowerShell
12 8 (4.49%) PHP
13 5 (2.81%) Apex Code
14 4 (2.25%) VBA
15 3 (1.69%) R
15 3 (1.69%) Ruby
15 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.56%) Go
16 1 (0.56%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 31 (17.42%) Degree
2 19 (10.67%) AWS Certification
3 10 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.69%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) PMO
3 1 (0.56%) GDPR
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.74%) Docker
2 9 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.37%) vSphere
4 4 (2.25%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.69%) KVM
5 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.12%) NFS
6 2 (1.12%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.12%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 53 (29.78%) Puppet
2 47 (26.40%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (19.10%) Ansible
4 19 (10.67%) Terraform
5 7 (3.93%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.12%) Graphite
6 2 (1.12%) Riemann
7 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (20.79%) Red Hat
2 24 (13.48%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (10.67%) ServiceNow
4 13 (7.30%) VMware
5 11 (6.18%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.49%) Sun
7 6 (3.37%) SAP
8 5 (2.81%) Cisco
9 4 (2.25%) CyberSource
9 4 (2.25%) Google
10 3 (1.69%) IBM
10 3 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.69%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.12%) Adobe
11 2 (1.12%) Avaya
11 2 (1.12%) BEA
11 2 (1.12%) Juniper
11 2 (1.12%) Mitel
11 2 (1.12%) Oracle
11 2 (1.12%) TIBCO