Period
to 23 May 2018

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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 961 849 903
Rank change year-on-year -112 +54 +56
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 222 326 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.57% 1.24% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 171 288 309
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +15.00%

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 38,613 26,361 22,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.47% 15.58% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31,478 21,972 19,357
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,125 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% +5.88%

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 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Top 14 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 May 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
England -81 219 £63,750 +15.91% 15
London -72 142 £67,500 +17.39% 12
UK excluding London -45 80 £60,000 +20.00% 3
South East -13 30 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Midlands +31 25 £70,000 +40.00%
West Midlands +30 23 £70,000 +55.56%
North of England -17 18 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire +19 14 £37,500 -6.25%
North West -1 3 £37,500 -31.82% 1
East of England -13 3 £62,500 +0.81%
Scotland - 3 £49,000 -
East Midlands +9 2 £52,500 +5.00%
North East -19 1 - -
South West -31 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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.

1 215 (96.85%) Salesforce.com
2 160 (72.07%) Apex Code
3 127 (57.21%) Visualforce
4 88 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (34.23%) CRM
6 74 (33.33%) Java
7 61 (27.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 59 (26.58%) SOAP
9 56 (25.23%) Web Services
10 55 (24.77%) REST
11 53 (23.87%) JavaScript
12 47 (21.17%) Mason
13 44 (19.82%) Marketing
13 44 (19.82%) XML
13 44 (19.82%) SDLC
14 42 (18.92%) SOQL
15 41 (18.47%) Computer Science
16 40 (18.02%) Degree
16 40 (18.02%) SQL
17 39 (17.57%) Scrum
18 37 (16.67%) ETL
19 35 (15.77%) CSS
20 31 (13.96%) HTML
20 31 (13.96%) JSON
20 31 (13.96%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
21 30 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
21 30 (13.51%) Migration
22 29 (13.06%) J2EE
23 28 (12.61%) Data Migration
24 27 (12.16%) OO

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 2 (0.90%) CMS
1 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.45%) Apache
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.45%) Confluence
2 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.45%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 23 (10.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.80%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.90%) Social Studio
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 61 (27.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 31 (13.96%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 17 (7.66%) SaaS
4 15 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.80%) PaaS
5 4 (1.80%) Veeva
6 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.90%) FinancialForce
7 2 (0.90%) Heroku
7 2 (0.90%) Office 365
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.45%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.45%) GitHub
8 1 (0.45%) IaaS
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.86%) HTTP
2 7 (3.15%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.35%) SMS
4 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.76%) Big Data
2 7 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.35%) MySQL
4 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.90%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.90%) Power BI
5 2 (0.90%) QlikView
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL Workbench
Development Applications
1 17 (7.66%) Ant
2 9 (4.05%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (3.60%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.70%) JIRA
5 4 (1.80%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.35%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 44 (19.82%) Marketing
2 26 (11.71%) Finance
3 8 (3.60%) Retail
4 7 (3.15%) Banking
5 5 (2.25%) Billing
6 3 (1.35%) Advertising
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.90%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 103 (46.40%) Developer
2 86 (38.74%) Salesforce Developer
3 74 (33.33%) Architect
4 56 (25.23%) Salesforce Architect
5 26 (11.71%) Analyst
6 21 (9.46%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.01%) Senior Salesforce Developer
8 19 (8.56%) Business Analyst
8 19 (8.56%) Senior Architect
8 19 (8.56%) Senior Salesforce Architect
9 17 (7.66%) Technical Architect
10 16 (7.21%) Salesforce Technical Architect
11 15 (6.76%) Consultant
11 15 (6.76%) Salesforce Analyst
11 15 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (5.41%) Technical Leader
13 11 (4.95%) Salesforce Business Analyst
14 10 (4.50%) Administrator
14 10 (4.50%) Salesforce Administrator
14 10 (4.50%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (57.21%) Visualforce
2 59 (26.58%) SOAP
3 56 (25.23%) Web Services
4 55 (24.77%) REST
5 47 (21.17%) Mason
6 44 (19.82%) XML
7 35 (15.77%) CSS
8 31 (13.96%) HTML
8 31 (13.96%) JSON
9 29 (13.06%) J2EE
10 17 (7.66%) .NET
10 17 (7.66%) DHTML
11 14 (6.31%) J2SE
12 12 (5.41%) jQuery
13 11 (4.95%) COM
14 10 (4.50%) AngularJS
15 9 (4.05%) JSP
16 8 (3.60%) ASP.NET
16 8 (3.60%) Servlets
17 7 (3.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.47%) Computer Science
2 30 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.15%) Fintech
7 6 (2.70%) DataPower
7 6 (2.70%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.25%) Life Science
9 4 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.35%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.90%) RIA
11 2 (0.90%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.45%) FMCG
12 1 (0.45%) PMI
12 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.90%) Linux
1 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
1 2 (0.90%) Unix
2 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (34.23%) CRM
3 44 (19.82%) SDLC
4 39 (17.57%) Scrum
5 37 (16.67%) ETL
6 30 (13.51%) Migration
7 28 (12.61%) Data Migration
8 27 (12.16%) OO
9 26 (11.71%) Mentoring
10 25 (11.26%) Prototyping
11 24 (10.81%) SOA
12 22 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (9.46%) Software Engineering
14 20 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (8.56%) Unit Testing
16 17 (7.66%) Waterfall
17 16 (7.21%) Analytics
17 16 (7.21%) Data Modelling
18 14 (6.31%) Technical Architecture
19 13 (5.86%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 160 (72.07%) Apex Code
2 74 (33.33%) Java
3 53 (23.87%) JavaScript
4 42 (18.92%) SOQL
5 40 (18.02%) SQL
6 27 (12.16%) SOSL
7 14 (6.31%) C#
8 11 (4.95%) C++
9 7 (3.15%) C
10 3 (1.35%) Python
10 3 (1.35%) Ruby
11 2 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (18.02%) Degree
2 13 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.25%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.80%) PMP
4 4 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.05%) QA
2 7 (3.15%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.80%) PMO
4 2 (0.90%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.15%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.35%) Puppet
3 2 (0.90%) Ansible
3 2 (0.90%) Salt
3 2 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 215 (96.85%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (9.46%) Pardot
3 11 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.50%) Cognizant
5 9 (4.05%) Oracle
6 8 (3.60%) IBM
6 8 (3.60%) Informatica
7 7 (3.15%) Google
8 6 (2.70%) Siebel
9 5 (2.25%) SAP
10 3 (1.35%) Pegasus
10 3 (1.35%) Zuora
11 2 (0.90%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.90%) Apttus
11 2 (0.90%) Tableau
11 2 (0.90%) Talend
12 1 (0.45%) DocuSign
12 1 (0.45%) Facebook
12 1 (0.45%) Marketo
12 1 (0.45%) Twitter