Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1019 980 870
Rank change year-on-year -39 -110 +97
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 73 200 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.17% 0.49% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 55 150 256
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -10.20%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,450 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.24% -6.67% -4.55%

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 43,417 41,095 32,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.71% 24.21% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35,252 33,260 26,538
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,337
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Top 11 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 25 August 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 -42 71 £55,000 -15.38% 12
UK excluding London +61 39 £55,000 +12.24% 4
London -26 32 £70,000 +7.69% 8
South East +41 20 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Midlands +53 12 £30,000 -58.62%
West Midlands +32 9 £30,000 -58.62%
North of England +27 6 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire +8 5 - -
East Midlands +30 2 £45,000 -7.69%
East of England - 2 £70,000 - 1
North West +24 1 £30,000 -20.00% 1

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 68 (93.15%) Salesforce.com
2 41 (56.16%) Apex Code
3 36 (49.32%) CRM
4 32 (43.84%) Visualforce
5 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
6 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (32.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 23 (31.51%) Migration
8 23 (31.51%) Web Services
9 22 (30.14%) SOAP
10 21 (28.77%) SOQL
11 19 (26.03%) REST
12 18 (24.66%) jQuery
13 17 (23.29%) Marketing
14 15 (20.55%) Java
14 15 (20.55%) AngularJS
14 15 (20.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 14 (19.18%) XML
16 13 (17.81%) Validation
16 13 (17.81%) JIRA
17 12 (16.44%) JSON
17 12 (16.44%) Finance
17 12 (16.44%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
18 11 (15.07%) SDLC
18 11 (15.07%) Presales
18 11 (15.07%) Self-Motivation
18 11 (15.07%) Scrum
18 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
18 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
19 10 (13.70%) HTML

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 5 (6.85%) Tuxedo
2 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 15 (20.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.85%) SaaS
4 4 (5.48%) FinancialForce
5 3 (4.11%) G Suite
6 1 (1.37%) Azure
6 1 (1.37%) Google Sheets
6 1 (1.37%) Heroku
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) CTI
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) Ant
3 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (23.29%) Marketing
2 12 (16.44%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Advertising
4 3 (4.11%) Billing
4 3 (4.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) Salesforce Developer
3 12 (16.44%) Architect
4 11 (15.07%) Administrator
4 11 (15.07%) Salesforce Administrator
5 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Salesforce Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Lead Architect
7 5 (6.85%) PeopleSoft Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) PeopleSoft Support
7 5 (6.85%) PeopleSoft Support Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Product Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Product Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Engagement Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Presales Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.84%) Visualforce
2 23 (31.51%) Web Services
3 22 (30.14%) SOAP
4 19 (26.03%) REST
5 18 (24.66%) jQuery
6 15 (20.55%) AngularJS
7 14 (19.18%) XML
8 12 (16.44%) JSON
9 10 (13.70%) HTML
10 8 (10.96%) CSS
11 7 (9.59%) .NET
11 7 (9.59%) Middleware
12 6 (8.22%) COM
13 5 (6.85%) Ajax
14 4 (5.48%) JSP
14 4 (5.48%) Servlets
14 4 (5.48%) Struts
14 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (2.74%) React
15 2 (2.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.48%) Web 2.0
3 3 (4.11%) PMI
3 3 (4.11%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) RIA
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) IVR
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Linux
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) CRM
2 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.51%) Migration
4 13 (17.81%) Validation
5 12 (16.44%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 11 (15.07%) Presales
6 11 (15.07%) Scrum
6 11 (15.07%) SDLC
6 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.70%) Quote-to-Cash
8 9 (12.33%) Analytics
8 9 (12.33%) Data Management
8 9 (12.33%) Data Migration
8 9 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.22%) Contract Management
10 6 (8.22%) ERP
10 6 (8.22%) IT Strategy
11 5 (6.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) Apex Code
2 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (28.77%) SOQL
4 15 (20.55%) Java
5 10 (13.70%) SOSL
6 8 (10.96%) C#
6 8 (10.96%) SQL
7 5 (6.85%) PeopleCode
7 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.85%) SQR
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.11%) MBA
2 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) GDPR
1 1 (1.37%) ITGC
1 1 (1.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 68 (93.15%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.85%) BEA
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (5.48%) Google
5 3 (4.11%) Advent
6 2 (2.74%) Apttus
7 1 (1.37%) Pardot
7 1 (1.37%) Sage
7 1 (1.37%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud