Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 77 72
Rank change year-on-year +50 -5 +11
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 80 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.40% 2.49% 1.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.60% 12.61% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 24 18
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,375 £62,500 £60,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +15.79%

SaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 202 222 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 21.22% 19.77% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 177 160 47
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,225 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £74,550
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +22.22%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Watford

SaaS
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS in Watford.

Salary trend for SaaS in Watford

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Watford over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing SaaS 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 46 (57.50%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (48.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (46.25%) Java
4 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (28.75%) SQL
7 22 (27.50%) Finance
8 21 (26.25%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (26.25%) Hybrid Cloud
9 20 (25.00%) Software Delivery
9 20 (25.00%) REST
9 20 (25.00%) Apex Code
9 20 (25.00%) Banking
9 20 (25.00%) XML
9 20 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (20.00%) PaaS
10 16 (20.00%) IaaS
11 15 (18.75%) VMware
11 15 (18.75%) Cisco
12 14 (17.50%) DevOps
12 14 (17.50%) Data Centre
13 13 (16.25%) Presales
13 13 (16.25%) Docker
13 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
13 13 (16.25%) PowerShell
13 13 (16.25%) Business Development
13 13 (16.25%) Python
14 12 (15.00%) Linux
14 12 (15.00%) Puppet
14 12 (15.00%) Opscode Chef

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 10 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 6 (7.50%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.25%) JBoss
3 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (3.75%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.75%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 46 (57.50%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (48.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (20.00%) IaaS
3 16 (20.00%) PaaS
4 11 (13.75%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (8.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (7.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) SAN
2 7 (8.75%) DNS
2 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.75%) VSAN
3 5 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (1.25%) Firewall
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.25%) gulp
2 9 (11.25%) JBehave
2 9 (11.25%) Karma Test Runner
2 9 (11.25%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Back Office
4 3 (3.75%) French Language
4 3 (3.75%) German Language
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Swedish Language
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Consultant
1 20 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 18 (22.50%) Architect
3 16 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 16 (20.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
4 13 (16.25%) IT Manager
4 13 (16.25%) Software Consultant
5 11 (13.75%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (12.50%) Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Sales Manager
7 9 (11.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (11.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Node.js Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 8 (10.00%) Account Manager
8 8 (10.00%) Lead Architect
8 8 (10.00%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (10.00%) Sales Account Manager
9 7 (8.75%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) REST
1 20 (25.00%) XML
2 11 (13.75%) JSON
3 10 (12.50%) HTML
3 10 (12.50%) HTML5
3 10 (12.50%) jQuery
4 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
4 9 (11.25%) CodeMirror
4 9 (11.25%) D3.js
4 9 (11.25%) lodash
4 9 (11.25%) Node.js
4 9 (11.25%) React
4 9 (11.25%) React Native
4 9 (11.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.25%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (1.25%) HornetQ
5 1 (1.25%) Java EE
5 1 (1.25%) Java SE
5 1 (1.25%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Enterprise Software
1 21 (26.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (12.50%) Public Cloud
4 9 (11.25%) Private Cloud
5 8 (10.00%) iPhone
6 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.50%) PMI
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) EPoS
8 1 (1.25%) FMCG
8 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.25%) Replication
8 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 14 (17.50%) DevOps
3 13 (16.25%) Business Development
3 13 (16.25%) Presales
4 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.50%) MVC
5 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 9 (11.25%) OO
6 9 (11.25%) OOP
6 9 (11.25%) Scrum
6 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
8 7 (8.75%) Decision-Making
9 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.25%) Analytical Thinking
10 5 (6.25%) CRM
10 5 (6.25%) Migration
11 4 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) Java
2 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.75%) SQL
4 20 (25.00%) Apex Code
5 13 (16.25%) PowerShell
5 13 (16.25%) Python
6 9 (11.25%) ES6
7 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.25%) Ruby
9 4 (5.00%) Perl
10 3 (3.75%) C
11 2 (2.50%) VBScript
12 1 (1.25%) AWK
12 1 (1.25%) C#
12 1 (1.25%) Go
12 1 (1.25%) PHP
12 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) MCITP
1 5 (6.25%) MCSA
1 5 (6.25%) MCSE
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) QA
2 7 (8.75%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) Docker
2 9 (11.25%) Hyper-V
2 9 (11.25%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (8.75%) VMware NSX
4 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (15.00%) Puppet
2 11 (13.75%) Ansible
3 7 (8.75%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.75%) SCOrch
3 7 (8.75%) SCVMM
3 7 (8.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (18.75%) Cisco
3 15 (18.75%) VMware
4 10 (12.50%) IBM
5 8 (10.00%) HP
6 7 (8.75%) EMC
7 5 (6.25%) SAP
8 1 (1.25%) NEC
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle