Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 990 939 994
Rank change year-on-year -51 +55 -5
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 150 261 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.77% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 113 176 200
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,000 £85,625 £100,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -14.55% +12.24% +3.16%

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 39,296 33,875 24,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.11% 18.76% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31,597 27,879 21,031
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £29,900 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,650 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 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 -44 143 £60,000 - 22
London +36 113 £65,000 -7.14% 12
UK excluding London -58 33 £47,000 -14.55% 10
North of England +16 13 £40,000 +6.67% 5
South East -7 11 £52,500 -4.55% 4
North West +27 8 £37,500 -37.50%
Yorkshire +24 5 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Scotland -4 4 £47,000 +2.17%
East of England +13 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Midlands +3 2 £45,000 -35.71%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
South West +7 1 £55,000 -21.43%

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 136 (90.67%) Salesforce.com
2 99 (66.00%) Apex Code
3 52 (34.67%) Visualforce
4 48 (32.00%) Finance
4 48 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (30.67%) CRM
6 33 (22.00%) Billing
7 32 (21.33%) SOQL
8 29 (19.33%) JavaScript
9 27 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (17.33%) FinancialForce
11 24 (16.00%) Java
11 24 (16.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 23 (15.33%) .NET
12 23 (15.33%) SDLC
13 21 (14.00%) Degree
13 21 (14.00%) ERP
14 20 (13.33%) REST
15 19 (12.67%) Node.js
15 19 (12.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 19 (12.67%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (12.00%) CMS
16 18 (12.00%) Web Services
16 18 (12.00%) SaaS
17 17 (11.33%) User Experience
17 17 (11.33%) Software Engineering
18 16 (10.67%) SOA
19 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
19 15 (10.00%) SharePoint
19 15 (10.00%) SQL Server

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 (12.00%) CMS
2 15 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.33%) NServiceBus
3 8 (5.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.33%) Kentico
6 1 (0.67%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.33%) Camtasia
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (12.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.33%) FinancialForce
2 24 (16.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 19 (12.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (12.00%) SaaS
5 14 (9.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 11 (7.33%) IaaS
6 11 (7.33%) PaaS
7 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (4.67%) Office 365
9 4 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.67%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (2.67%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.33%) G Suite
11 1 (0.67%) Boomi
11 1 (0.67%) Heroku
11 1 (0.67%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) SMS
2 1 (0.67%) AMQP
2 1 (0.67%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.33%) Power BI
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.67%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.67%) MySQL
5 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.67%) Ant
4 2 (1.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.67%) GitLab
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 48 (32.00%) Finance
2 33 (22.00%) Billing
3 13 (8.67%) Marketing
4 7 (4.67%) Banking
5 4 (2.67%) Legal
6 3 (2.00%) Publishing
7 2 (1.33%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Front Office
8 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (32.67%) Developer
2 37 (24.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 27 (18.00%) Architect
4 23 (15.33%) Applications Engineer
5 19 (12.67%) Administrator
5 19 (12.67%) Salesforce Administrator
6 12 (8.00%) Salesforce Architect
7 9 (6.00%) Lead Architect
8 8 (5.33%) Consultant
9 7 (4.67%) Salesforce Technical Architect
9 7 (4.67%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Analyst
11 5 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.33%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.33%) Salesforce Consultant
11 5 (3.33%) Technical Leader
12 4 (2.67%) Agile Product Owner
12 4 (2.67%) Product Owner
12 4 (2.67%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (34.67%) Visualforce
2 23 (15.33%) .NET
3 20 (13.33%) REST
4 19 (12.67%) Node.js
5 18 (12.00%) Web Services
6 15 (10.00%) COM
7 14 (9.33%) CSS
7 14 (9.33%) HTML
7 14 (9.33%) SOAP
8 13 (8.67%) AngularJS
9 8 (5.33%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.33%) J2EE
9 8 (5.33%) JSON
9 8 (5.33%) XML
10 6 (4.00%) HTML5
10 6 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
10 6 (4.00%) Kendo UI
10 6 (4.00%) Sass
10 6 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) User Experience
2 13 (8.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.67%) Fintech
3 7 (4.67%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.00%) DataPower
4 6 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.67%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.00%) PMI
8 2 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.00%) Windows
2 7 (4.67%) Windows 10
3 6 (4.00%) Android
3 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (30.67%) CRM
3 27 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (15.33%) SDLC
5 21 (14.00%) ERP
6 17 (11.33%) Software Engineering
7 16 (10.67%) SOA
8 15 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (8.67%) Decision-Making
9 13 (8.67%) Migration
10 10 (6.67%) Innovative Thinking
10 10 (6.67%) OO
10 10 (6.67%) Presales
11 9 (6.00%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.00%) DevOps
11 9 (6.00%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (6.00%) Service Management
12 8 (5.33%) Product Management
13 7 (4.67%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (4.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (66.00%) Apex Code
2 32 (21.33%) SOQL
3 29 (19.33%) JavaScript
4 24 (16.00%) Java
5 12 (8.00%) C#
6 11 (7.33%) SOSL
7 10 (6.67%) C
8 6 (4.00%) SQL
8 6 (4.00%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (0.67%) OpenEdge ABL
10 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (14.00%) Degree
2 7 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.67%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) QA
2 6 (4.00%) PMO
3 5 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 136 (90.67%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.00%) IBM
3 9 (6.00%) Jitterbit
4 8 (5.33%) Pardot
4 8 (5.33%) Sitecore
5 7 (4.67%) Informatica
5 7 (4.67%) ServiceNow
5 7 (4.67%) webMethods
6 6 (4.00%) Software AG
7 5 (3.33%) Google
7 5 (3.33%) Oracle
8 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.67%) RightScale
8 4 (2.67%) SAP
8 4 (2.67%) VMware
8 4 (2.67%) Zuora
9 3 (2.00%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (1.33%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud