Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1022 921 944
Rank change year-on-year -101 +23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Force.com 176 264 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.100% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.48% 1.09% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 141 219 325
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £40,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £87,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £53,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.93% +2.38% +10.53%

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 36,442 24,322 21,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.62% 13.92% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30,171 20,396 18,256
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,215 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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 -95 168 £65,000 +13.04% 19
London -103 86 £63,750 +3.66% 11
UK excluding London -8 84 £65,000 +20.93% 8
Midlands +24 30 £70,000 +80.65% 2
West Midlands +19 30 £70,000 +86.67% 1
South East +10 23 £60,000 +14.29% 4
North of England -13 17 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Yorkshire +15 13 £37,500 -31.82% 1
East of England +1 11 £55,000 -11.29%
North West -22 4 £60,000 +9.09%
South West +5 1 £85,000 +70.85% 1
Scotland -37 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 169 (96.02%) Salesforce.com
2 126 (71.59%) Apex Code
3 108 (61.36%) Visualforce
4 52 (29.55%) SOAP
5 47 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (25.57%) CRM
6 45 (25.57%) SOQL
7 44 (25.00%) ETL
8 42 (23.86%) Web Services
8 42 (23.86%) Computer Science
8 42 (23.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 41 (23.30%) JavaScript
10 39 (22.16%) SQL
11 37 (21.02%) Java
11 37 (21.02%) SOSL
12 36 (20.45%) REST
13 34 (19.32%) Migration
14 30 (17.05%) SDLC
14 30 (17.05%) Scrum
15 29 (16.48%) Finance
16 26 (14.77%) Data Management
17 25 (14.20%) Marketing
17 25 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (14.20%) OO
18 24 (13.64%) Data Migration
19 23 (13.07%) Degree
20 21 (11.93%) Mason
21 20 (11.36%) Big Data
22 19 (10.80%) HTML
23 18 (10.23%) C#

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 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.57%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.14%) MetaTrader
2 2 (1.14%) Social Studio
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 11 (6.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 9 (5.11%) FinancialForce
4 7 (3.98%) PaaS
5 6 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.41%) Office 365
6 4 (2.27%) IaaS
6 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.70%) SaaS
8 2 (1.14%) Bluemix
8 2 (1.14%) Heroku
8 2 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (1.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Broadband
1 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.36%) Big Data
2 6 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.70%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.84%) Ant
4 3 (1.70%) JIRA
4 3 (1.70%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (16.48%) Finance
2 25 (14.20%) Marketing
3 11 (6.25%) Retail
4 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.14%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 99 (56.25%) Developer
2 89 (50.57%) Salesforce Developer
3 67 (38.07%) Architect
4 49 (27.84%) Salesforce Architect
5 31 (17.61%) Senior Developer
5 31 (17.61%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 30 (17.05%) Senior Architect
6 30 (17.05%) Senior Salesforce Architect
7 23 (13.07%) Analyst
8 22 (12.50%) Business Analyst
9 16 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.82%) Administrator
10 12 (6.82%) Consultant
10 12 (6.82%) Salesforce Administrator
11 11 (6.25%) Business Solution Architect
11 11 (6.25%) C# Developer
11 11 (6.25%) Salesforce Analyst
11 11 (6.25%) Salesforce Consultant
12 10 (5.68%) Business Architect
12 10 (5.68%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (61.36%) Visualforce
2 52 (29.55%) SOAP
3 42 (23.86%) Web Services
4 36 (20.45%) REST
5 21 (11.93%) Mason
6 19 (10.80%) HTML
7 16 (9.09%) XML
8 14 (7.95%) CSS
9 13 (7.39%) .NET
10 11 (6.25%) JSON
11 9 (5.11%) COM
12 8 (4.55%) DHTML
13 6 (3.41%) jQuery
14 5 (2.84%) J2EE
14 5 (2.84%) J2SE
15 4 (2.27%) .NET Framework
16 3 (1.70%) Spring
16 3 (1.70%) WSDL
17 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
17 2 (1.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.86%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.11%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.84%) Life Science
5 3 (1.70%) Fintech
5 3 (1.70%) FMCG
6 2 (1.14%) Contract for Difference
6 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) PMI
7 1 (0.57%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (25.57%) CRM
3 44 (25.00%) ETL
4 34 (19.32%) Migration
5 30 (17.05%) Scrum
5 30 (17.05%) SDLC
6 26 (14.77%) Data Management
7 25 (14.20%) OO
7 25 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (13.64%) Data Migration
9 17 (9.66%) Project Management
9 17 (9.66%) Web Application Development
10 16 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 16 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 16 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (7.39%) Asset Management
11 13 (7.39%) Investment Management
11 13 (7.39%) Mentoring
11 13 (7.39%) Unit Testing
12 12 (6.82%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 126 (71.59%) Apex Code
2 45 (25.57%) SOQL
3 41 (23.30%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.16%) SQL
5 37 (21.02%) Java
5 37 (21.02%) SOSL
6 18 (10.23%) C#
7 2 (1.14%) C++
7 2 (1.14%) Ruby
7 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (13.07%) Degree
2 4 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.14%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 169 (96.02%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (5.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.84%) Pardot
4 4 (2.27%) Oracle
4 4 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.27%) RightScale
4 4 (2.27%) VMware
5 2 (1.14%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.14%) SAP
6 1 (0.57%) hybris
6 1 (0.57%) IBM
6 1 (0.57%) Informatica
6 1 (0.57%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.57%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.57%) Siebel
6 1 (0.57%) Zuora