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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 47 53
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 16 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.90% 2.04% 3.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.68% 32.26% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 12
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,800 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £56,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 117 31 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 21.23% 6.33% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 83 21 52
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing SaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 18 (62.07%) HTML
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) jQuery
2 15 (51.72%) HTML5
2 15 (51.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (34.48%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) CSS
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
5 8 (27.59%) CSS3
5 8 (27.59%) MVVM
5 8 (27.59%) RESTful
5 8 (27.59%) Degree
5 8 (27.59%) JSON
6 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 7 (24.14%) JBehave
6 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
6 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
6 7 (24.14%) D3.js
6 7 (24.14%) Node.js
6 7 (24.14%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (24.14%) lodash
6 7 (24.14%) gulp
6 7 (24.14%) CodeMirror
6 7 (24.14%) Scrum
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 7 (24.14%) OO
6 7 (24.14%) ES6
7 5 (17.24%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) 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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) ICMP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) gulp
1 7 (24.14%) JBehave
1 7 (24.14%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
2 3 (10.34%) Bower
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) French Language
1 2 (6.90%) German Language
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.90%) Swedish Language
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) HTML5
2 15 (51.72%) jQuery
2 15 (51.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (34.48%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
4 8 (27.59%) CSS3
4 8 (27.59%) JSON
4 8 (27.59%) RESTful
5 7 (24.14%) CodeMirror
5 7 (24.14%) D3.js
5 7 (24.14%) lodash
5 7 (24.14%) Node.js
6 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) XML
8 1 (3.45%) .NET
8 1 (3.45%) Sass
8 1 (3.45%) SOAP
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) MVVM
3 7 (24.14%) OO
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) CRM
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Line Management
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) Logistics
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) ES6
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) Go
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Master's Degree
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
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