Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 66 47
Rank change year-on-year +29 -19 +49
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 72 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.68% 3.26% 4.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.58% 13.27% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 29 44
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.37% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £50,000 £37,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,250 £63,550
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 228 226 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.31% 24.59% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 187 185 80
Watford median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +1.85% +20.00%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 38 (52.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (43.06%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 28 (38.89%) PaaS
4 28 (38.89%) IaaS
5 26 (36.11%) Java
6 25 (34.72%) Migration
6 25 (34.72%) VMware
7 23 (31.94%) Presales
8 21 (29.17%) Hybrid Cloud
8 21 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 21 (29.17%) Hyper-V
9 19 (26.39%) Windows
10 18 (25.00%) OpenStack
11 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
12 16 (22.22%) SOA
12 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 16 (22.22%) VPN
12 16 (22.22%) DNS
12 16 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
13 15 (20.83%) Replication
13 15 (20.83%) Web Services
13 15 (20.83%) Finance
13 15 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (20.83%) SAN
13 15 (20.83%) Internet
13 15 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (19.44%) IBM
14 14 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery

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 18 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 10 (13.89%) GlassFish
2 10 (13.89%) JBoss
2 10 (13.89%) MQSeries
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (13.89%) WebLogic
2 10 (13.89%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.39%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 38 (52.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (43.06%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (38.89%) IaaS
3 28 (38.89%) PaaS
4 10 (13.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (9.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (9.72%) Office 365
6 2 (2.78%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) DNS
1 16 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
1 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 16 (22.22%) VPN
2 15 (20.83%) Internet
2 15 (20.83%) SAN
3 13 (18.06%) Firewall
4 7 (9.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) gulp
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) JBehave
2 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Banking
3 9 (12.50%) French Language
3 9 (12.50%) German Language
3 9 (12.50%) Swedish Language
4 5 (6.94%) Back Office
5 3 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Architect
2 18 (25.00%) Consultant
2 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 12 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 11 (15.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (15.28%) Implementation Consultant
4 11 (15.28%) Senior Consultant
4 11 (15.28%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 9 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
6 8 (11.11%) Data Architect
6 8 (11.11%) Data Centre Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) IT Services Manager
7 7 (9.72%) Service Manager
7 7 (9.72%) Windows Consultant
8 6 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (8.33%) Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) Web Services
2 11 (15.28%) REST
2 11 (15.28%) XML
3 10 (13.89%) ActiveMQ
3 10 (13.89%) EJB
3 10 (13.89%) EJB 3.0
3 10 (13.89%) HornetQ
3 10 (13.89%) Java EE
3 10 (13.89%) Java SE
3 10 (13.89%) JMS
3 10 (13.89%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.33%) HTML
4 6 (8.33%) HTML5
4 6 (8.33%) React
5 5 (6.94%) D3.js
5 5 (6.94%) jQuery
5 5 (6.94%) Node.js
5 5 (6.94%) React Native
5 5 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Data Centre
1 21 (29.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (20.83%) Replication
3 10 (13.89%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.94%) EPoS
5 5 (6.94%) iPhone
5 5 (6.94%) User Experience
6 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 14 (19.44%) Linux
2 14 (19.44%) Unix
3 7 (9.72%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Migration
2 23 (31.94%) Presales
3 16 (22.22%) SOA
4 14 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
6 11 (15.28%) Software Delivery
7 10 (13.89%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.50%) Scrum
9 7 (9.72%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (9.72%) Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.72%) Service Management
10 6 (8.33%) Business Development
10 6 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.94%) Creative Thinking
11 5 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (6.94%) Decision-Making
11 5 (6.94%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (6.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) Java
2 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.28%) Apex Code
3 11 (15.28%) SQL
4 10 (13.89%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
5 8 (11.11%) AWK
6 5 (6.94%) ES6
7 3 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) Master's Degree
3 4 (5.56%) CISA
3 4 (5.56%) CISM
3 4 (5.56%) CISSP
3 4 (5.56%) MCSE
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.56%) GDPR
3 4 (5.56%) ISO 22301
3 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (29.17%) Hyper-V
2 14 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (13.89%) Puppet
2 7 (9.72%) SCCM
2 7 (9.72%) SCVMM
2 7 (9.72%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (34.72%) VMware
3 15 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (19.44%) IBM
5 10 (13.89%) Oracle
6 7 (9.72%) Symantec
6 7 (9.72%) Veeam
7 5 (6.94%) Cisco
7 5 (6.94%) HP
7 5 (6.94%) NEC
8 4 (5.56%) EMC
8 4 (5.56%) LogRhythm
8 4 (5.56%) NetApp
8 4 (5.56%) Splunk
9 2 (2.78%) SAP