Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 910 688 974
Rank change year-on-year -222 +286 +73
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 146 38 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.069% 0.071%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.26% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 77 24 42
10th Percentile £47,950 £52,375 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £44,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £64,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.19% -8.57% +16.67%
75th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £93,938
90th Percentile £102,000 £83,125 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% +48.94%

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 56,014 22,607 44,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.49% 41.33% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 39,118 19,335 36,731
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Force.com as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Force.com.

Salary trend for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Force.com over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Force.com in the UK

Force.com
Top 13 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 27 November 2021. 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 -186 140 £75,000 +17.19% 22
London -180 95 £75,000 - 15
UK excluding London -208 47 £75,000 +25.00% 8
North of England -105 17 £75,000 +7.14% 4
Work from Home -217 17 £85,000 +17.24% 3
South East -139 14 £85,000 +30.77% 1
Midlands -105 13 £55,000 -12.00%
West Midlands -108 12 £55,000 -5.58%
Yorkshire -86 11 £75,000 +7.14% 1
North West - 6 £40,500 - 1
Scotland - 2 £51,458 -
East Midlands -61 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 118 (80.82%) Apex Code
3 77 (52.74%) Visualforce
4 61 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (36.99%) JavaScript
6 53 (36.30%) Web Services
7 51 (34.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 50 (34.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 46 (31.51%) Social Skills
10 45 (30.82%) CRM
11 43 (29.45%) SOQL
12 42 (28.77%) Marketing
13 40 (27.40%) Mentoring
14 37 (25.34%) Migration
14 37 (25.34%) Eclipse
14 37 (25.34%) SOAP
15 35 (23.97%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (21.23%) REST
16 31 (21.23%) CSS
17 30 (20.55%) OO
17 30 (20.55%) Visual Studio
17 30 (20.55%) HTML
18 29 (19.86%) Java
19 28 (19.18%) Validation
19 28 (19.18%) Data Migration
20 26 (17.81%) SQL
21 24 (16.44%) QA
22 23 (15.75%) Project Management
22 23 (15.75%) User Experience
23 22 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (34.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 50 (34.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 9 (6.16%) Heroku
4 4 (2.74%) GitHub
4 4 (2.74%) IaaS
4 4 (2.74%) Veeva
5 2 (1.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) AWS
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.68%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) HTTP
2 4 (2.74%) FTP
3 2 (1.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.68%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.96%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.90%) Metadata
3 10 (6.85%) Tableau
4 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (25.34%) Eclipse
2 30 (20.55%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.22%) Visual Studio Code
4 10 (6.85%) Postman
4 10 (6.85%) SoapUI
5 9 (6.16%) Ant
6 4 (2.74%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.74%) JIRA
6 4 (2.74%) Sourcetree
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
General
1 46 (31.51%) Social Skills
2 42 (28.77%) Marketing
3 35 (23.97%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (12.33%) Finance
5 13 (8.90%) Presentation Skills
6 11 (7.53%) Billing
7 8 (5.48%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (2.74%) Law
8 4 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (2.05%) Automotive
10 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.37%) Legal
10 2 (1.37%) Public Sector
10 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 55 (37.67%) Developer
1 55 (37.67%) Salesforce Developer
2 37 (25.34%) Architect
2 37 (25.34%) Salesforce Architect
3 21 (14.38%) Salesforce Technical Architect
3 21 (14.38%) Technical Architect
4 18 (12.33%) Administrator
4 18 (12.33%) Salesforce Administrator
5 16 (10.96%) Senior Salesforce Administrator
6 15 (10.27%) Senior Developer
6 15 (10.27%) Senior Salesforce Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (5.48%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Sales Technical Architect
9 6 (4.11%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.42%) Consultant
10 5 (3.42%) Salesforce Solution Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.74%) Commercial Consultant
11 4 (2.74%) Salesforce Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (52.74%) Visualforce
2 53 (36.30%) Web Services
3 37 (25.34%) SOAP
4 31 (21.23%) CSS
4 31 (21.23%) REST
5 30 (20.55%) HTML
6 15 (10.27%) .NET
7 14 (9.59%) XML
8 12 (8.22%) AngularJS
9 11 (7.53%) JSF
10 9 (6.16%) Apache Flex
11 8 (5.48%) ASP.NET
11 8 (5.48%) Classic ASP
12 5 (3.42%) Ajax
12 5 (3.42%) RESTful
13 4 (2.74%) J2EE
13 4 (2.74%) JSON
13 4 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (2.05%) Spring
15 2 (1.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) User Experience
2 17 (11.64%) Analytical Mindset
3 10 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.16%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.74%) Life Science
5 4 (2.74%) Social Media
6 2 (1.37%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.68%) IVR
7 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) Windows
1 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.82%) CRM
3 40 (27.40%) Mentoring
4 37 (25.34%) Migration
5 30 (20.55%) OO
6 28 (19.18%) Data Migration
6 28 (19.18%) Validation
7 23 (15.75%) Project Management
8 22 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (13.70%) Requirements Gathering
10 18 (12.33%) Data Modelling
10 18 (12.33%) Project Delivery
11 17 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (10.96%) Analytical Thinking
12 16 (10.96%) Sprint Planning
12 16 (10.96%) Strategic Thinking
12 16 (10.96%) User Stories
13 15 (10.27%) SDLC
14 14 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (8.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 118 (80.82%) Apex Code
2 54 (36.99%) JavaScript
3 43 (29.45%) SOQL
4 29 (19.86%) Java
5 26 (17.81%) SQL
6 15 (10.27%) C#
7 11 (7.53%) SOSL
8 7 (4.79%) C++
9 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.44%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.37%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 146 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (13.70%) Adobe
2 20 (13.70%) Conga
3 19 (13.01%) SAP
4 16 (10.96%) MuleSoft
5 6 (4.11%) Informatica
6 5 (3.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 4 (2.74%) Cvent
7 4 (2.74%) Facebook
7 4 (2.74%) Pardot
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle
9 2 (1.37%) Siebel
10 1 (0.68%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow