Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Force.com skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Force.com over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 891 977 954
Rank change year-on-year +86 -23 +55
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 287 245 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.90% 1.01% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 202 196 309
UK median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,125 £43,750
90th Percentile £86,125 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Force.com is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31736 24283 19957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.23% 12.71% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26104 20402 16431
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Force.com as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Force.com over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Force.com within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
England +80 259 £60,000 -11.11% 6
London -6 142 £68,750 -8.33% 3
UK excluding London +108 124 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South East +67 49 £55,000 +4.76%
North of England +37 29 £37,500 -2.60% 1
North West +1 19 £60,000 +50.00%
Midlands +48 18 £70,000 +64.71% 2
West Midlands +30 18 £70,000 +118.75% 2
East of England +26 15 £55,000 -0.45%
Yorkshire +30 10 £37,500 -2.60% 1
Scotland -6 6 £46,000 -26.40%
South West - 6 £60,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Force.com also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Force.com.

1 258 (89.90%) Salesforce.com
2 151 (52.61%) Apex Code
3 143 (49.83%) Visualforce
4 107 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (29.62%) CRM
6 71 (24.74%) SDLC
7 66 (23.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 66 (23.00%) Scrum
8 57 (19.86%) Finance
9 53 (18.47%) Java
9 53 (18.47%) JavaScript
10 47 (16.38%) Waterfall
11 44 (15.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 43 (14.98%) SOQL
13 41 (14.29%) Web Application Development
14 38 (13.24%) ERP
14 38 (13.24%) Migration
15 35 (12.20%) SQL
15 35 (12.20%) .NET
15 35 (12.20%) SOAP
16 33 (11.50%) Cognizant
17 32 (11.15%) Web Services
17 32 (11.15%) C#
17 32 (11.15%) SaaS
17 32 (11.15%) Computer Science
18 31 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
18 31 (10.80%) SAP
19 30 (10.45%) Data Management
20 29 (10.10%) Project Management
21 28 (9.76%) XML

Force.com
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (0.35%) Confluence
3 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.14%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (6.97%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 9 (3.14%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.70%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 66 (23.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 44 (15.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 32 (11.15%) SaaS
4 31 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (3.48%) FinancialForce
7 8 (2.79%) Intacct
7 8 (2.79%) PaaS
8 7 (2.44%) Bluemix
8 7 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
8 7 (2.44%) OpenShift
8 7 (2.44%) Veeva
9 6 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (1.74%) Heroku
11 4 (1.39%) CloudSense
12 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.70%) GitHub
13 2 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.09%) Firewall
1 6 (2.09%) HTTP
1 6 (2.09%) Network Security
2 5 (1.74%) HTTPS
2 5 (1.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) Broadband
3 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.18%) Big Data
2 10 (3.48%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.74%) MySQL
5 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (3.83%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.14%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (1.74%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.39%) JIRA
5 2 (0.70%) Codeship
5 2 (0.70%) JUnit
5 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) NUnit
General
1 57 (19.86%) Finance
2 20 (6.97%) Marketing
3 12 (4.18%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.48%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.44%) Electronics
6 6 (2.09%) Retail
7 2 (0.70%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (38.68%) Developer
2 101 (35.19%) Salesforce Developer
3 79 (27.53%) Architect
4 51 (17.77%) Salesforce Architect
5 35 (12.20%) Administrator
5 35 (12.20%) Salesforce Administrator
6 30 (10.45%) Analyst
7 26 (9.06%) Business Analyst
7 26 (9.06%) Solutions Architect
7 26 (9.06%) Technical Architect
8 25 (8.71%) Consultant
9 24 (8.36%) Senior Developer
9 24 (8.36%) Senior Salesforce Developer
10 21 (7.32%) Salesforce Business Analyst
11 19 (6.62%) Salesforce Analyst
12 16 (5.57%) Salesforce Consultant
12 16 (5.57%) Salesforce Solution Architect
13 15 (5.23%) Salesforce Technical Architect
14 13 (4.53%) Senior Architect
14 13 (4.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (49.83%) Visualforce
2 35 (12.20%) .NET
2 35 (12.20%) SOAP
3 32 (11.15%) Web Services
4 28 (9.76%) Mason
4 28 (9.76%) XML
5 25 (8.71%) CSS
6 19 (6.62%) HTML
7 17 (5.92%) REST
8 14 (4.88%) AngularJS
9 12 (4.18%) .NET Framework
10 10 (3.48%) jQuery
11 8 (2.79%) Ajax
11 8 (2.79%) Backbone.js
11 8 (2.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (2.44%) ASP.NET
12 7 (2.44%) JSON
12 7 (2.44%) RESTful
13 5 (1.74%) Middleware
13 5 (1.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.15%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.06%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (2.44%) User Experience
6 5 (1.74%) Internet of Things
6 5 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.05%) Life Science
9 2 (0.70%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (0.70%) FMCG
9 2 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.35%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (29.62%) CRM
3 71 (24.74%) SDLC
4 66 (23.00%) Scrum
5 47 (16.38%) Waterfall
6 41 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 38 (13.24%) ERP
7 38 (13.24%) Migration
8 30 (10.45%) Data Management
9 29 (10.10%) Project Management
10 25 (8.71%) Workflow
11 24 (8.36%) Software Engineering
11 24 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (7.67%) ETL
13 21 (7.32%) Data Modelling
14 20 (6.97%) Business Analysis
14 20 (6.97%) Data Migration
14 20 (6.97%) OO
15 18 (6.27%) Business Development
15 18 (6.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 151 (52.61%) Apex Code
2 53 (18.47%) Java
2 53 (18.47%) JavaScript
3 43 (14.98%) SOQL
4 35 (12.20%) SQL
5 32 (11.15%) C#
6 28 (9.76%) SOSL
7 13 (4.53%) C++
8 12 (4.18%) Python
9 10 (3.48%) PHP
10 8 (2.79%) Perl
11 6 (2.09%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.74%) Ruby
13 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (8.71%) Degree
2 15 (5.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.05%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PMP
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.27%) QA
2 6 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (2.09%) SSAE 16
3 5 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 258 (89.90%) Salesforce.com
2 33 (11.50%) Cognizant
3 31 (10.80%) SAP
4 19 (6.62%) Oracle
5 12 (4.18%) Google
5 12 (4.18%) Siebel
6 11 (3.83%) Splunk
7 8 (2.79%) Epicor
7 8 (2.79%) JD Edwards
7 8 (2.79%) Sage
8 7 (2.44%) Infor
8 7 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.44%) RightScale
8 7 (2.44%) VMware
8 7 (2.44%) Workday
9 5 (1.74%) Marketo
10 4 (1.39%) Informatica
10 4 (1.39%) Jitterbit
10 4 (1.39%) Pardot
11 3 (1.05%) Microsoft