Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 46 94
Rank change year-on-year -20 +48 0
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 33 48 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.33% 4.63% 1.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.10% 40.00% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 11
Watford median annual salary £58,750 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.80% +20.00% -43.75%
10th Percentile £47,700 £38,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £62,000 £47,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% +10.00%

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 252 120 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.43% 11.57% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 203 83 88
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £27,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,250 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -10.00%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) PCI DSS
3 13 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (39.39%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) Unix
4 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 8 (24.24%) CISSP
6 8 (24.24%) VMware
6 8 (24.24%) Information Security
6 8 (24.24%) Xen
6 8 (24.24%) Degree
6 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
6 8 (24.24%) Analytical Thinking
7 7 (21.21%) DevOps
7 7 (21.21%) Ansible
7 7 (21.21%) Java
7 7 (21.21%) VPN
8 6 (18.18%) DNS
8 6 (18.18%) Python
8 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.18%) Change Management
8 6 (18.18%) Firewall
8 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 6 (18.18%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) Splunk
8 6 (18.18%) SIEM

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 (6.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.09%) IaaS
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.09%) PaaS
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
3 1 (3.03%) Akamai
3 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) VPN
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.15%) VoIP
3 5 (15.15%) Wireless
4 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) ICMP
6 1 (3.03%) HTTP
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (6.06%) DB2
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
1 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) gulp
1 2 (6.06%) JBehave
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) French Language
3 2 (6.06%) German Language
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Developer
1 6 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
1 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Security Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Web Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) jQuery
2 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) HTML5
2 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 4 (12.12%) JSON
3 4 (12.12%) RESTful
3 4 (12.12%) SOAP
4 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) CodeMirror
5 2 (6.06%) D3.js
5 2 (6.06%) lodash
5 2 (6.06%) Node.js
5 2 (6.06%) React
6 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.03%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
5 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
5 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Unix
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Android
5 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Thinking
2 8 (24.24%) Information Security
3 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 6 (18.18%) Change Management
4 6 (18.18%) SIEM
5 5 (15.15%) Cryptography
5 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
5 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.15%) Patch Management
5 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) MVVM
6 4 (12.12%) Security Operations
6 4 (12.12%) Web Operations
7 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) SEO
7 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) Python
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.06%) ES6
6 2 (6.06%) Go
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) AWK
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) CISSP
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) CISA
2 5 (15.15%) CISM
2 5 (15.15%) MCITP
2 5 (15.15%) MCSE
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.12%) Master's Degree
4 2 (6.06%) MCSA
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) PCI DSS
2 13 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (15.15%) COBIT
3 5 (15.15%) GDPR
3 5 (15.15%) ISO 22301
4 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (24.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (21.21%) Ansible
3 5 (15.15%) Puppet
4 2 (6.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Splunk
4 5 (15.15%) LogRhythm
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Veracode