Period
to 18 January 2018

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

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 73 100
Rank change year-on-year +9 +27 -2
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 54 43 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.35% 3.44% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.42% 30.71% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 10
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +35.71%
10th Percentile £31,750 £33,750 £40,150
90th Percentile £56,400 £63,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +57.14%

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 278 140 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.42% 11.20% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 234 112 52
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.19% +11.33%
10th Percentile £23,825 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Somerset

SaaS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Somerset

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Somerset

SaaS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 42 £45,000 - 2
Clevedon - 8 £35,000 -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
SaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
3 25 (46.30%) HTML
3 25 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (37.04%) AngularJS
5 20 (37.04%) .NET
6 19 (35.19%) HTML5
7 18 (33.33%) PHP
8 17 (31.48%) C#
9 16 (29.63%) SQL
9 16 (29.63%) MongoDB
10 15 (27.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (27.78%) PaaS
10 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (27.78%) Web Development
10 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
10 15 (27.78%) Linux
10 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 14 (25.93%) OO
11 14 (25.93%) Google
11 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
11 14 (25.93%) jQuery
11 14 (25.93%) Docker
11 14 (25.93%) React
12 13 (24.07%) Ajax
13 12 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (22.22%) Kubernetes
14 11 (20.37%) Redis
14 11 (20.37%) RESTful

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.41%) CMS
3 3 (5.56%) SilverStripe
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) Drupal
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
1 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (27.78%) PaaS
4 10 (18.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (14.81%) Office 365
6 7 (12.96%) IaaS
7 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.85%) G Suite
7 1 (1.85%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) DNS
2 5 (9.26%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) DHCP
3 4 (7.41%) SAN
4 3 (5.56%) HTTP
4 3 (5.56%) LAN
4 3 (5.56%) WAN
5 2 (3.70%) Internet
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.85%) Skype
6 1 (1.85%) VLAN
6 1 (1.85%) VoIP
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
6 1 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.63%) MongoDB
3 15 (27.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (20.37%) MySQL
5 11 (20.37%) Redis
6 2 (3.70%) MariaDB
6 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.70%) Riak
7 1 (1.85%) Big Data
7 1 (1.85%) Flink
7 1 (1.85%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) GitLab
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.96%) Law
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) PHP Developer
3 15 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 14 (25.93%) Software Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Java Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Telecoms Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Azure Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) HTML
2 20 (37.04%) .NET
2 20 (37.04%) AngularJS
3 19 (35.19%) HTML5
4 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 14 (25.93%) jQuery
5 14 (25.93%) React
6 13 (24.07%) Ajax
7 11 (20.37%) RESTful
8 10 (18.52%) .NET Core
8 10 (18.52%) Node.js
8 10 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (16.67%) React Native
10 8 (14.81%) CSS
10 8 (14.81%) SOAP
10 8 (14.81%) Web Services
11 7 (12.96%) REST
12 6 (11.11%) LAMP
13 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
13 5 (9.26%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.41%) Social Media
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (27.78%) Web Development
2 14 (25.93%) OO
2 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
3 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 9 (16.67%) MVC
4 7 (12.96%) SOA
5 6 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (11.11%) Microservices
5 6 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (9.26%) API Development
6 5 (9.26%) Open Source
6 5 (9.26%) SDLC
6 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) DevOps
7 4 (7.41%) High Availability
7 4 (7.41%) OOP
8 3 (5.56%) Code Coverage
8 3 (5.56%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 18 (33.33%) PHP
3 17 (31.48%) C#
4 16 (29.63%) SQL
5 9 (16.67%) GraphQL
6 6 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) VB
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) CCNA
1 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
1 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.85%) RHCE
1 1 (1.85%) RHCSA
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.85%) Corosync
4 1 (1.85%) Gluster
4 1 (1.85%) iptables
4 1 (1.85%) KVM
4 1 (1.85%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 9 (16.67%) Terraform
3 3 (5.56%) Ansible
4 2 (3.70%) Puppet
5 1 (1.85%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.85%) Grafana
5 1 (1.85%) Graylog
5 1 (1.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.85%) Kibana
5 1 (1.85%) Nagios
5 1 (1.85%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.85%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.93%) Google
3 6 (11.11%) Zend
4 4 (7.41%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) Facebook
6 2 (3.70%) PayPal
6 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.85%) Infobright
7 1 (1.85%) New Relic
7 1 (1.85%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.85%) Qualys
7 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.85%) Snow
7 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.85%) Sophos
7 1 (1.85%) Splunk
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec