Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 30 48
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 -1
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 109 166 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.76% 7.05% 5.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.72% 34.87% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 108 145 198
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -18.18% +10.00%

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 652 476 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 28.50% 20.22% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 598 405 490
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +15.79%
10th Percentile £27,850 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £72,500
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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 58 (53.21%) JavaScript
1 58 (53.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (51.38%) CSS
4 55 (50.46%) Microsoft
5 54 (49.54%) C#
6 51 (46.79%) .NET
7 50 (45.87%) Web Services
8 48 (44.04%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
10 45 (41.28%) Visual Studio
11 42 (38.53%) AngularJS
12 41 (37.61%) REST
12 41 (37.61%) Continuous Delivery
12 41 (37.61%) Software Engineering
13 40 (36.70%) HTML
14 38 (34.86%) Web Development
14 38 (34.86%) API Development
15 37 (33.94%) Mobile Development
16 36 (33.03%) Social Media
17 33 (30.28%) OO
18 32 (29.36%) OOA/OOD
19 30 (27.52%) webpack
20 28 (25.69%) Angular 2
21 27 (24.77%) Front End Development
22 22 (20.18%) Amazon AWS
23 19 (17.43%) Scrum
24 17 (15.60%) Java
25 16 (14.68%) Degree
26 15 (13.76%) PaaS

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 (9.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.50%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.67%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.67%) Appian
3 4 (3.67%) JBoss
3 4 (3.67%) Liferay
3 4 (3.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (3.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.92%) Apache
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 58 (53.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (20.18%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (13.76%) PaaS
4 12 (11.01%) IaaS
5 4 (3.67%) GitHub
5 4 (3.67%) Office 365
6 2 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) Firewall
2 4 (3.67%) DNS
2 4 (3.67%) Internet
3 3 (2.75%) Network Security
3 3 (2.75%) VPN
4 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.83%) WebEx
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.92%) NX-OS
5 1 (0.92%) SNMP
5 1 (0.92%) SSH
5 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.59%) MySQL
3 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.67%) DB2
4 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.83%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.92%) Big Data
7 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (41.28%) Visual Studio
2 30 (27.52%) webpack
3 7 (6.42%) NUnit
4 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.50%) Maven
5 5 (4.59%) Firebug
6 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.83%) Hudson
7 2 (1.83%) JIRA
7 2 (1.83%) JMeter
7 2 (1.83%) Selenium
7 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.92%) Babel
8 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.92%) Emacs
8 1 (0.92%) Grunt
8 1 (0.92%) gulp
8 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (12.84%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Automotive
5 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (43.12%) Developer
2 26 (23.85%) Angular Developer
3 22 (20.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (13.76%) HTML CSS Developer
4 15 (13.76%) HTML Developer
4 15 (13.76%) Software Engineer
5 14 (12.84%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) .NET Software Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (11.93%) Web Developer
7 12 (11.01%) .NET Developer
8 8 (7.34%) JavaScript Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.42%) .NET Development Manager
9 7 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.42%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Consultant
9 7 (6.42%) Development Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (51.38%) CSS
2 51 (46.79%) .NET
3 50 (45.87%) Web Services
4 42 (38.53%) AngularJS
5 41 (37.61%) REST
6 40 (36.70%) HTML
7 28 (25.69%) Angular 2
8 10 (9.17%) J2EE
9 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET
10 7 (6.42%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.42%) SOAP
11 6 (5.50%) Java EE
11 6 (5.50%) Spring
12 5 (4.59%) Ajax
12 5 (4.59%) Spring Boot
13 4 (3.67%) LDAP
13 4 (3.67%) Lucene
13 4 (3.67%) Middleware
13 4 (3.67%) Node.js
13 4 (3.67%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.03%) Social Media
2 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.34%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.59%) User Experience
4 4 (3.67%) Fintech
4 4 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.92%) BYOD
6 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.92%) NHS
6 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.92%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Linux
2 9 (8.26%) Windows
3 4 (3.67%) AIX
3 4 (3.67%) HPUX
3 4 (3.67%) Mac OS X
3 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.67%) Solaris
3 4 (3.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.67%) Unix
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (44.04%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (37.61%) Continuous Delivery
3 41 (37.61%) Software Engineering
4 38 (34.86%) API Development
4 38 (34.86%) Web Development
5 37 (33.94%) Mobile Development
6 33 (30.28%) OO
7 32 (29.36%) OOA/OOD
8 27 (24.77%) Front End Development
9 19 (17.43%) Scrum
10 13 (11.93%) MVC
11 10 (9.17%) SOA
11 10 (9.17%) Test Automation
12 9 (8.26%) DevOps
12 9 (8.26%) TDD
12 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.34%) Presales
14 7 (6.42%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.42%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 58 (53.21%) JavaScript
2 54 (49.54%) C#
3 17 (15.60%) Java
4 14 (12.84%) SQL
5 4 (3.67%) Perl
5 4 (3.67%) Python
6 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.75%) Scala
7 2 (1.83%) C
7 2 (1.83%) C++
7 2 (1.83%) F#
7 2 (1.83%) Go
7 2 (1.83%) ML
7 2 (1.83%) R
7 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.92%) PHP
8 1 (0.92%) Ruby
8 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.67%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (2.75%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.75%) CCIE
3 3 (2.75%) CCNA
3 3 (2.75%) CCNP
3 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.75%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.92%) HP ASE
4 1 (0.92%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.92%) MCSE
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.92%) NCIE
4 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) PSD2
2 3 (2.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Docker
2 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.67%) iptables
3 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.92%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Puppet
1 4 (3.67%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.83%) Ansible
2 2 (1.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.92%) Grafana
3 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.92%) Kibana
3 1 (0.92%) logstash
3 1 (0.92%) Marathon
3 1 (0.92%) Mesos
3 1 (0.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (50.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.67%) Cisco
4 4 (3.67%) IBM
4 4 (3.67%) Splunk
5 3 (2.75%) Google
5 3 (2.75%) HP
5 3 (2.75%) Juniper
5 3 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.83%) F5
7 1 (0.92%) NetApp
7 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow