Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 78 84
Rank change year-on-year +44 +6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 66 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.83% 1.66% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.50% 15.38% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 63 16 5
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,875 £33,200
90th Percentile £68,700 £62,500 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +20.00%

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 176 117 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 18.22% 10.77% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 161 85 44
Watford median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,900 £32,075
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £73,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +10.53%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 33 (50.00%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.85%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.82%) Linux
5 21 (31.82%) Test Automation
6 20 (30.30%) Puppet
6 20 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (30.30%) Ansible
6 20 (30.30%) DevOps
6 20 (30.30%) jQuery
7 19 (28.79%) Scrum
7 19 (28.79%) HTML
7 19 (28.79%) AngularJS
7 19 (28.79%) HTML5
8 18 (27.27%) D3.js
8 18 (27.27%) Node.js
8 18 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
8 18 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (27.27%) React
8 18 (27.27%) lodash
8 18 (27.27%) gulp
8 18 (27.27%) CodeMirror
8 18 (27.27%) ES6
8 18 (27.27%) OO
8 18 (27.27%) MVC
8 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 17 (25.76%) VMware
9 17 (25.76%) Windows
9 17 (25.76%) Microsoft

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 6 (9.09%) CloudStack
2 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 23 (34.85%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (6.06%) IaaS
5 4 (6.06%) PaaS
6 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) DHCP
1 14 (21.21%) DNS
1 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.06%) SAN
3 3 (4.55%) VSAN
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) gulp
1 18 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
2 17 (25.76%) JBehave
2 17 (25.76%) WebDriver
3 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
4 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) Appium
6 1 (1.52%) LINQPad
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Developer
2 19 (28.79%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (25.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (24.24%) Cloud Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 13 (19.70%) Windows Engineer
6 12 (18.18%) Node.js Developer
6 12 (18.18%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 10 (15.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 10 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (13.64%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 8 (12.12%) Consultant
9 8 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (7.58%) Architect
10 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) jQuery
2 19 (28.79%) AngularJS
2 19 (28.79%) HTML
2 19 (28.79%) HTML5
3 18 (27.27%) CodeMirror
3 18 (27.27%) D3.js
3 18 (27.27%) lodash
3 18 (27.27%) Node.js
3 18 (27.27%) React
3 18 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 17 (25.76%) React Native
5 8 (12.12%) JSON
5 8 (12.12%) REST
5 8 (12.12%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) .NET
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.52%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
3 10 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (10.61%) Private Cloud
6 6 (9.09%) Public Cloud
7 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
7 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.52%) FMCG
8 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Linux
2 17 (25.76%) Windows
3 14 (21.21%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.06%) Android
4 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Test Automation
3 20 (30.30%) DevOps
4 19 (28.79%) Scrum
5 18 (27.27%) MVC
5 18 (27.27%) OO
5 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 14 (21.21%) Analytical Thinking
6 14 (21.21%) OOP
7 8 (12.12%) Software Delivery
8 7 (10.61%) Presales
9 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (7.58%) Decision-Making
11 4 (6.06%) Business Development
11 4 (6.06%) CRM
12 3 (4.55%) ITIL
12 3 (4.55%) Mobile Commerce
13 2 (3.03%) Change Management
13 2 (3.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.27%) ES6
4 16 (24.24%) PowerShell
5 13 (19.70%) SQL
6 9 (13.64%) Python
7 8 (12.12%) Apex Code
8 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.58%) Ruby
10 4 (6.06%) Perl
11 2 (3.03%) C#
11 2 (3.03%) VBScript
12 1 (1.52%) Go
12 1 (1.52%) PHP
12 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) MCITP
1 13 (19.70%) MCSA
1 13 (19.70%) MCSE
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.03%) ISEB
2 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.52%) CISA
3 1 (1.52%) CISM
3 1 (1.52%) CISSP
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) QA
2 15 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (22.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
3 1 (1.52%) GDPR
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (21.21%) Xen
2 9 (13.64%) Docker
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) Ansible
1 20 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (30.30%) Puppet
2 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.55%) SCOrch
2 3 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 3 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
1 17 (25.76%) VMware
2 8 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco
3 3 (4.55%) EMC
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.52%) Splunk