Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 969 931
Rank change year-on-year +116 -38 +64
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 347 296 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.15% 1.25% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 260 231 316
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +5.56%

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 30160 23630 19028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.14% 12.01% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24750 19974 15394
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £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 23 August 2017.

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 August 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 +95 308 £55,000 -8.33% 19
London +11 192 £65,000 -3.70% 12
UK excluding London +110 122 £52,500 -4.55% 8
South East +66 49 £55,000 -4.35% 1
North of England +23 34 £37,500 -2.60% 4
North West -12 20 £55,000 -33.33% 4
Yorkshire +27 14 £37,500 -2.60%
South West - 14 £55,000 -
Midlands +37 11 £50,000 +8.70% 1
West Midlands +24 11 £50,000 -28.57% 1
East of England +9 8 £52,500 +0.96% 1
Scotland - 6 £46,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 311 (89.63%) Salesforce.com
2 172 (49.57%) Apex Code
3 160 (46.11%) Visualforce
4 126 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (27.95%) CRM
6 83 (23.92%) Scrum
7 74 (21.33%) JavaScript
8 72 (20.75%) Java
8 72 (20.75%) Finance
9 67 (19.31%) SaaS
10 65 (18.73%) ERP
10 65 (18.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 61 (17.58%) SDLC
12 57 (16.43%) .NET
13 48 (13.83%) SOQL
14 47 (13.54%) Waterfall
14 47 (13.54%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 46 (13.26%) Amazon AWS
16 44 (12.68%) Enterprise Software
17 41 (11.82%) C#
17 41 (11.82%) CSS
18 39 (11.24%) Project Management
19 38 (10.95%) Mason
19 38 (10.95%) SAP
19 38 (10.95%) SQL
20 35 (10.09%) Software Engineering
20 35 (10.09%) Web Application Development
21 33 (9.51%) Cognizant
22 32 (9.22%) XML
23 31 (8.93%) Workflow

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 6 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (0.86%) CMS
2 3 (0.86%) IIS
3 1 (0.29%) Confluence
3 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (3.75%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (3.46%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.86%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (7.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 12 (3.46%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 67 (19.31%) SaaS
2 65 (18.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 47 (13.54%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 46 (13.26%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (8.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (3.75%) FinancialForce.com
7 11 (3.17%) Intacct
8 8 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (2.02%) Veeva
10 6 (1.73%) Bluemix
10 6 (1.73%) IBM Cloud
10 6 (1.73%) OpenShift
10 6 (1.73%) PaaS
11 5 (1.44%) Heroku
12 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.15%) CloudSense
13 2 (0.58%) GitHub
14 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.31%) Firewall
1 8 (2.31%) Network Security
2 6 (1.73%) HTTP
3 5 (1.44%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.73%) MySQL
4 5 (1.44%) Big Data
5 3 (0.86%) Data Lake
5 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.86%) Power BI
5 3 (0.86%) QlikView
5 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.88%) Jenkins
1 10 (2.88%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (1.44%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.58%) Codeship
4 2 (0.58%) JUnit
5 1 (0.29%) Ant
5 1 (0.29%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) NUnit
5 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 72 (20.75%) Finance
2 20 (5.76%) Marketing
3 11 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.02%) Electronics
6 4 (1.15%) Billing
6 4 (1.15%) Publishing
7 3 (0.86%) Banking
7 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.86%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 130 (37.46%) Developer
2 115 (33.14%) Salesforce Developer
3 61 (17.58%) Architect
4 44 (12.68%) Consultant
5 43 (12.39%) Salesforce Architect
6 39 (11.24%) Administrator
6 39 (11.24%) Salesforce Administrator
7 32 (9.22%) Analyst
8 26 (7.49%) Salesforce Consultant
9 24 (6.92%) Technical Architect
10 23 (6.63%) Solutions Architect
11 22 (6.34%) Salesforce Analyst
12 20 (5.76%) Salesforce Solution Architect
12 20 (5.76%) Software Developer
13 19 (5.48%) Business Analyst
13 19 (5.48%) Salesforce Business Analyst
14 16 (4.61%) Senior Developer
14 16 (4.61%) Senior Salesforce Developer
15 15 (4.32%) .NET Developer
15 15 (4.32%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (46.11%) Visualforce
2 57 (16.43%) .NET
3 41 (11.82%) CSS
4 38 (10.95%) Mason
5 32 (9.22%) XML
6 31 (8.93%) HTML
7 26 (7.49%) SOAP
7 26 (7.49%) Web Services
8 24 (6.92%) jQuery
9 21 (6.05%) AngularJS
10 16 (4.61%) .NET Framework
10 16 (4.61%) REST
11 13 (3.75%) Ajax
11 13 (3.75%) Backbone.js
11 13 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (3.46%) ASP.NET
13 10 (2.88%) COM
14 8 (2.31%) JSON
15 6 (1.73%) Classic ASP
15 6 (1.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.68%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (6.92%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.88%) User Experience
5 9 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.44%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.15%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.86%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.29%) Contract for Difference
11 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.29%) Life Science
11 1 (0.29%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (27.95%) CRM
3 83 (23.92%) Scrum
4 65 (18.73%) ERP
5 61 (17.58%) SDLC
6 47 (13.54%) Waterfall
7 39 (11.24%) Project Management
8 35 (10.09%) Software Engineering
8 35 (10.09%) Web Application Development
9 31 (8.93%) Business Development
9 31 (8.93%) Workflow
10 29 (8.36%) Business Analysis
10 29 (8.36%) Migration
11 28 (8.07%) Process Improvement
12 26 (7.49%) Data Modelling
13 25 (7.20%) Mentoring
14 24 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (6.34%) Revenue Recognition
15 22 (6.34%) TDD
16 21 (6.05%) OO
Programming Languages
1 172 (49.57%) Apex Code
2 74 (21.33%) JavaScript
3 72 (20.75%) Java
4 48 (13.83%) SOQL
5 41 (11.82%) C#
6 38 (10.95%) SQL
7 17 (4.90%) C++
7 17 (4.90%) Python
8 15 (4.32%) PHP
9 13 (3.75%) Perl
10 10 (2.88%) SOSL
11 5 (1.44%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.15%) Ruby
13 1 (0.29%) C
13 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (8.36%) Degree
2 22 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.58%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.58%) PMP
4 1 (0.29%) MBA
4 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.36%) QA
2 10 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (2.31%) SSAE 16
4 7 (2.02%) SLA
5 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.73%) Puppet
2 2 (0.58%) Piwik
3 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 311 (89.63%) Salesforce.com
2 38 (10.95%) SAP
3 33 (9.51%) Cognizant
4 25 (7.20%) Google
4 25 (7.20%) Oracle
5 14 (4.03%) Epicor
6 13 (3.75%) Splunk
7 11 (3.17%) JD Edwards
7 11 (3.17%) Marketo
7 11 (3.17%) Sage
7 11 (3.17%) Siebel
8 10 (2.88%) Microsoft
9 8 (2.31%) Informatica
10 7 (2.02%) Infor
10 7 (2.02%) Workday
11 6 (1.73%) Pardot
11 6 (1.73%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.73%) RightScale
11 6 (1.73%) VMware
12 3 (0.86%) JDA