Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 980 1010 959
Rank change year-on-year +30 -51 -27
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 134 184 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.35% 0.53% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 93 136 196
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,400 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,500 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -24.80% +25.00% -4.76%

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 37,979 34,993 23,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.02% 20.04% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30,240 28,970 20,104
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,275 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Top 12 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 23 January 2019. 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 +40 132 £57,500 -11.54% 26
London +54 96 £60,000 -14.29% 21
UK excluding London +18 37 £47,000 -24.80% 5
North of England +35 15 £40,000 +6.67%
South East +3 10 £51,250 -16.33% 5
Midlands +25 8 - -
North West +25 8 £37,500 -37.50%
Yorkshire +34 7 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +29 7 - -
East of England +23 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Scotland +11 2 £42,000 -8.70%
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Force.com 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 with a requirement for Force.com.

1 121 (90.30%) Salesforce.com
2 94 (70.15%) Apex Code
3 56 (41.79%) Finance
4 47 (35.07%) Visualforce
5 39 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (25.37%) Billing
6 34 (25.37%) CRM
7 33 (24.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (23.13%) FinancialForce
9 30 (22.39%) JavaScript
10 26 (19.40%) SOQL
10 26 (19.40%) SDLC
10 26 (19.40%) REST
11 23 (17.16%) .NET
11 23 (17.16%) Web Services
12 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (15.67%) Node.js
13 20 (14.93%) AngularJS
14 18 (13.43%) CMS
15 17 (12.69%) SOAP
15 17 (12.69%) SharePoint
15 17 (12.69%) SaaS
15 17 (12.69%) User Experience
15 17 (12.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 16 (11.94%) HTML
16 16 (11.94%) Java
16 16 (11.94%) Software Engineering
17 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
17 15 (11.19%) SOA
17 15 (11.19%) CSS

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 18 (13.43%) CMS
2 17 (12.69%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.97%) NServiceBus
3 8 (5.97%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.99%) Kentico
5 1 (0.75%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.49%) Camtasia
3 2 (1.49%) Lectora
Business Applications
1 13 (9.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.13%) FinancialForce
2 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (12.69%) SaaS
3 17 (12.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 9 (6.72%) IaaS
4 9 (6.72%) Office 365
4 9 (6.72%) PaaS
4 9 (6.72%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (2.99%) G Suite
6 4 (2.99%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (2.99%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.49%) GitHub
9 1 (0.75%) Boomi
9 1 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) AMQP
1 1 (0.75%) GSM
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.49%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.49%) Power BI
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.72%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.49%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) GitLab
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 56 (41.79%) Finance
2 34 (25.37%) Billing
3 9 (6.72%) Marketing
4 6 (4.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Front Office
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (35.82%) Developer
2 35 (26.12%) Salesforce Developer
3 25 (18.66%) Architect
4 23 (17.16%) Applications Engineer
5 17 (12.69%) Administrator
5 17 (12.69%) Salesforce Administrator
6 12 (8.96%) Salesforce Architect
7 11 (8.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (6.72%) Lead Architect
8 9 (6.72%) Salesforce Technical Architect
8 9 (6.72%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Angular Developer
10 5 (3.73%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (3.73%) HTML Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.99%) Agile Product Owner
11 4 (2.99%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.99%) Product Owner
11 4 (2.99%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (35.07%) Visualforce
2 26 (19.40%) REST
3 23 (17.16%) .NET
3 23 (17.16%) Web Services
4 21 (15.67%) Node.js
5 20 (14.93%) AngularJS
6 17 (12.69%) SOAP
7 16 (11.94%) HTML
8 15 (11.19%) CSS
9 10 (7.46%) COM
10 8 (5.97%) .NET Framework
10 8 (5.97%) HTML5
10 8 (5.97%) Kendo UI
10 8 (5.97%) PhoneGap
10 8 (5.97%) Sass
10 8 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (5.97%) XML
11 7 (5.22%) J2EE
12 6 (4.48%) IBM Integration Bus
12 6 (4.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) User Experience
2 9 (6.72%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (5.97%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (5.22%) Public Cloud
5 6 (4.48%) DataPower
5 6 (4.48%) Fintech
6 5 (3.73%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.99%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.49%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.49%) PMI
10 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.75%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.46%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) Windows 10
3 8 (5.97%) Android
3 8 (5.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.37%) CRM
3 33 (24.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (19.40%) SDLC
5 16 (11.94%) Software Engineering
6 15 (11.19%) SOA
7 14 (10.45%) ERP
8 12 (8.96%) Customer Requirements
8 12 (8.96%) Front End Development
9 10 (7.46%) Decision-Making
9 10 (7.46%) Migration
10 9 (6.72%) Computer Science
10 9 (6.72%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (6.72%) Service Management
11 8 (5.97%) Workflow
12 7 (5.22%) Data Management
12 7 (5.22%) Data Modelling
12 7 (5.22%) Issue Tracking
12 7 (5.22%) Secure Coding
12 7 (5.22%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 94 (70.15%) Apex Code
2 30 (22.39%) JavaScript
3 26 (19.40%) SOQL
4 16 (11.94%) Java
5 13 (9.70%) C#
6 8 (5.97%) TypeScript
7 7 (5.22%) C
7 7 (5.22%) SOSL
8 5 (3.73%) SQL
9 4 (2.99%) Ruby
10 1 (0.75%) OpenEdge ABL
10 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (8.96%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) DBS Check
3 3 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.96%) QA
2 6 (4.48%) PMO
3 5 (3.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 121 (90.30%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.72%) Jitterbit
3 9 (6.72%) ServiceNow
3 9 (6.72%) webMethods
4 8 (5.97%) Sitecore
4 8 (5.97%) Software AG
5 7 (5.22%) Pardot
6 6 (4.48%) IBM
6 6 (4.48%) Informatica
7 5 (3.73%) Google
8 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.99%) RightScale
8 4 (2.99%) VMware
9 1 (0.75%) Dell
9 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle
9 1 (0.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.75%) SAP
9 1 (0.75%) Zuora