The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 42 34 26
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 2.27% 1.03% 11.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 50.00% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18 2 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 10.23% 2.06% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 20
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.27% -14.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £29,400 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £56,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans citing SaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in St Albans

SaaS
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for SaaS in St Albans

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 St Albans region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 5 (50.00%) Sass
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Confluence
6 2 (20.00%) Use Case
7 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) ISTQB

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Robot Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Product Manager
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (50.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft