Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 951 862 949
Rank change year-on-year -89 +87 +29
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 221 361 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.55% 1.20% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 170 288 282
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -2.04%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,375 £92,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -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 40,070 30,106 24,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.90% 16.85% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32,506 24,829 20,493
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -78 213 £62,500 +13.64% 16
London -35 152 £65,000 - 11
UK excluding London -34 66 £55,000 +10.00% 6
South East -14 24 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Midlands +5 19 £67,500 +68.75% 1
West Midlands +30 16 £70,000 +75.00%
North of England -12 13 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Yorkshire +8 8 £37,500 - 2
Scotland -13 5 £49,000 +6.52% 1
North West -4 4 £37,500 -31.82%
East of England +11 3 £62,500 +19.05%
East Midlands - 3 £52,500 - 1
South West -11 2 £55,000 -4.35%
North East -20 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 211 (95.48%) Salesforce.com
2 157 (71.04%) Apex Code
3 125 (56.56%) Visualforce
4 88 (39.82%) CRM
5 82 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (32.13%) Java
7 56 (25.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 53 (23.98%) JavaScript
9 51 (23.08%) Mason
10 49 (22.17%) SOAP
11 48 (21.72%) Web Services
12 45 (20.36%) REST
13 42 (19.00%) XML
14 41 (18.55%) Marketing
14 41 (18.55%) SOQL
15 38 (17.19%) SDLC
15 38 (17.19%) Degree
16 37 (16.74%) CSS
17 34 (15.38%) HTML
17 34 (15.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 33 (14.93%) SQL
19 32 (14.48%) Computer Science
20 29 (13.12%) JSON
20 29 (13.12%) Migration
21 28 (12.67%) J2EE
22 27 (12.22%) Scrum
22 27 (12.22%) Enterprise Software
23 26 (11.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
24 25 (11.31%) Mentoring
24 25 (11.31%) Prototyping

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 4 (1.81%) CMS
2 3 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.45%) Confluence
3 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (4.07%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.36%) Camtasia
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (11.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 9 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.26%) 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 56 (25.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 34 (15.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 23 (10.41%) SaaS
4 18 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.26%) PaaS
5 5 (2.26%) Veeva
6 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.36%) IaaS
6 3 (1.36%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (1.36%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.88%) HTTP
2 7 (3.17%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.81%) SMS
4 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.98%) Big Data
2 6 (2.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.36%) MySQL
3 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.36%) Power BI
3 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.90%) Data Lake
4 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.90%) QlikView
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.45%) MySQL Workbench
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (8.60%) Ant
2 12 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.07%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (2.71%) JIRA
5 4 (1.81%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.81%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 41 (18.55%) Marketing
2 21 (9.50%) Finance
3 8 (3.62%) Banking
4 7 (3.17%) Billing
5 5 (2.26%) Publishing
6 4 (1.81%) Retail
6 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.36%) Advertising
7 3 (1.36%) Legal
7 3 (1.36%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) German Language
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (42.99%) Developer
2 82 (37.10%) Salesforce Developer
3 63 (28.51%) Architect
4 44 (19.91%) Salesforce Architect
5 24 (10.86%) Analyst
6 17 (7.69%) Consultant
6 17 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 16 (7.24%) Salesforce Technical Architect
8 14 (6.33%) Technical Leader
9 13 (5.88%) Administrator
9 13 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 13 (5.88%) Salesforce Administrator
9 13 (5.88%) Salesforce Analyst
9 13 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.43%) Senior Salesforce Developer
10 12 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.98%) Salesforce Consultant
11 11 (4.98%) Senior Architect
11 11 (4.98%) Senior Salesforce Architect
12 7 (3.17%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (56.56%) Visualforce
2 51 (23.08%) Mason
3 49 (22.17%) SOAP
4 48 (21.72%) Web Services
5 45 (20.36%) REST
6 42 (19.00%) XML
7 37 (16.74%) CSS
8 34 (15.38%) HTML
9 29 (13.12%) JSON
10 28 (12.67%) J2EE
11 17 (7.69%) .NET
12 16 (7.24%) DHTML
13 14 (6.33%) COM
14 13 (5.88%) J2SE
15 10 (4.52%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.07%) jQuery
16 9 (4.07%) JSP
17 8 (3.62%) Servlets
18 7 (3.17%) IBM Integration Bus
18 7 (3.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.48%) Computer Science
2 27 (12.22%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.17%) Fintech
4 7 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.71%) DataPower
5 6 (2.71%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.81%) Life Science
6 4 (1.81%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.90%) RIA
8 2 (0.90%) User Experience
8 2 (0.90%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.45%) FMCG
9 1 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.90%) Linux
1 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
1 2 (0.90%) Unix
1 2 (0.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (39.82%) CRM
2 82 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (17.19%) SDLC
4 29 (13.12%) Migration
5 27 (12.22%) Scrum
6 25 (11.31%) ETL
6 25 (11.31%) Mentoring
6 25 (11.31%) OO
6 25 (11.31%) Prototyping
7 24 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (10.86%) ERP
8 22 (9.95%) Data Migration
9 21 (9.50%) SOA
10 17 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 16 (7.24%) Data Modelling
12 15 (6.79%) Presales
13 14 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (6.33%) Unit Testing
14 13 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
14 13 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 157 (71.04%) Apex Code
2 71 (32.13%) Java
3 53 (23.98%) JavaScript
4 41 (18.55%) SOQL
5 33 (14.93%) SQL
6 24 (10.86%) SOSL
7 11 (4.98%) C++
8 10 (4.52%) C
9 9 (4.07%) C#
10 3 (1.36%) Python
10 3 (1.36%) Ruby
11 2 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (17.19%) Degree
2 14 (6.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.26%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.81%) PMP
4 4 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.17%) Data Quality
1 7 (3.17%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) PMO
3 2 (0.90%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.26%) Puppet
2 3 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.90%) Ansible
3 2 (0.90%) Salt
3 2 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 211 (95.48%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (9.50%) Pardot
3 14 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.88%) Oracle
5 11 (4.98%) IBM
6 10 (4.52%) Cognizant
7 9 (4.07%) Informatica
8 8 (3.62%) Google
8 8 (3.62%) SAP
9 7 (3.17%) Siebel
10 5 (2.26%) Zuora
11 3 (1.36%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (1.36%) Pegasus
11 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.36%) RightScale
11 3 (1.36%) VMware
12 2 (0.90%) Apttus
12 2 (0.90%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.90%) Tableau
12 2 (0.90%) Talend