Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 51 112
Rank change year-on-year +6 +61 +14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 107 60 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.63% 4.68% 1.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.62% 24.39% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 105 54 22
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,850 £31,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,125 £64,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -18.18%

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 Southampton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 402 246 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 21.17% 19.20% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 372 204 146
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,763 £25,725 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -7.78%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Southampton

SaaS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for SaaS in Southampton

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Southampton over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 57 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (51.40%) JavaScript
2 55 (51.40%) CSS
3 53 (49.53%) HTML
4 45 (42.06%) AngularJS
4 45 (42.06%) React
4 45 (42.06%) Front End Development
5 40 (37.38%) Scrum
6 37 (34.58%) Web Development
7 27 (25.23%) SQL
7 27 (25.23%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (24.30%) Greenfield Project
9 25 (23.36%) Java
9 25 (23.36%) Degree
10 23 (21.50%) User Experience
11 22 (20.56%) Open Source
12 20 (18.69%) Computer Science
12 20 (18.69%) Software Engineering
13 19 (17.76%) Finance
13 19 (17.76%) C#
14 17 (15.89%) Quality Management
14 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
14 17 (15.89%) Node.js
15 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
16 15 (14.02%) Docker
16 15 (14.02%) Python
17 14 (13.08%) Mobile App
17 14 (13.08%) REST
17 14 (13.08%) Apple iOS
18 13 (12.15%) Spring

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (3.74%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.23%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Firebase
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) Firewall
2 9 (8.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) Big Data
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) JUnit
1 12 (11.21%) Selenium
1 12 (11.21%) WebDriver
2 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (17.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (59.81%) Developer
2 37 (34.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 36 (33.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Angular Developer
4 14 (13.08%) HTML Developer
4 14 (13.08%) React Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Java Software Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Software Developer
6 12 (11.21%) QA Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) QA Test Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 12 (11.21%) Test Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 10 (9.35%) Applications Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) Applications Support
8 10 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (8.41%) Platform Engineer
10 8 (7.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (51.40%) CSS
2 53 (49.53%) HTML
3 45 (42.06%) AngularJS
3 45 (42.06%) React
4 17 (15.89%) Node.js
5 14 (13.08%) REST
6 13 (12.15%) Spring
7 12 (11.21%) .NET
7 12 (11.21%) React Native
8 8 (7.48%) Hibernate
8 8 (7.48%) Java EE
9 5 (4.67%) HTML5
9 5 (4.67%) JAX-WS
9 5 (4.67%) SOAP
9 5 (4.67%) Spring MVC
9 5 (4.67%) Web Services
10 4 (3.74%) CSS3
10 4 (3.74%) LAMP
10 4 (3.74%) Symfony
10 4 (3.74%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.30%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (21.50%) User Experience
3 20 (18.69%) Computer Science
4 14 (13.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.08%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.48%) Windows
3 2 (1.87%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.06%) Front End Development
3 40 (37.38%) Scrum
4 37 (34.58%) Web Development
5 22 (20.56%) Open Source
6 20 (18.69%) Software Engineering
7 17 (15.89%) Quality Management
8 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
9 12 (11.21%) Manual Testing
9 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
10 11 (10.28%) DevOps
11 10 (9.35%) Configuration Management
11 10 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (8.41%) Load Balancing
12 9 (8.41%) MVC
12 9 (8.41%) Open Source Development
13 8 (7.48%) OOP
14 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
15 6 (5.61%) Coaching
15 6 (5.61%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (51.40%) JavaScript
2 27 (25.23%) SQL
3 25 (23.36%) Java
4 19 (17.76%) C#
5 15 (14.02%) Python
6 10 (9.35%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.67%) PHP
8 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.87%) ES6
9 2 (1.87%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.93%) F#
10 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (23.36%) Degree
2 12 (11.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (5.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) Ansible
1 11 (10.28%) Kubernetes
1 11 (10.28%) Puppet
2 10 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.93%) Kibana
3 1 (0.93%) logstash
3 1 (0.93%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (9.35%) Google
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle
3 8 (7.48%) Sun
4 5 (4.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.74%) Zend
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat