Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 133 119
Rank change year-on-year +69 -14 +23
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 96 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.96% 0.65% 1.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.17% 5.24% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 89 9 26
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,450 £29,500
90th Percentile £80,250 £85,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -0.53% -5.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 476 248 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.65% 12.38% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 406 190 269
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,925 £26,850
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in West Sussex

SaaS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SaaS in West Sussex

SaaS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SaaS in West Sussex

SaaS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham +14 35 £45,000 -
Chichester - 15 £47,500 -
Gatwick - 11 £77,500 -
Worthing -5 9 £40,000 -55.56% 3
Crawley +10 7 £50,000 +5.82%
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 46 (47.92%) Java
2 43 (44.79%) Spring
3 36 (37.50%) Maven
4 35 (36.46%) JSON
4 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (36.46%) SQL
4 35 (36.46%) RESTful
4 35 (36.46%) Microservices
5 34 (35.42%) Jenkins
5 34 (35.42%) Tomcat
6 33 (34.38%) Finance
7 32 (33.33%) JUnit
8 30 (31.25%) JMeter
8 30 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 29 (30.21%) XML
10 27 (28.13%) Computer Science
11 26 (27.08%) Docker
11 26 (27.08%) Inversion of Control
12 24 (25.00%) Mockito
12 24 (25.00%) Integration Testing
12 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 24 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
13 23 (23.96%) JIRA
13 23 (23.96%) CSS
13 23 (23.96%) HTML
13 23 (23.96%) Atlassian
13 23 (23.96%) Bitbucket
13 23 (23.96%) Confluence
14 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
15 21 (21.88%) Active Directory

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 34 (35.42%) Tomcat
2 23 (23.96%) Confluence
3 13 (13.54%) GeoServer
4 12 (12.50%) Apache
5 8 (8.33%) CMS
6 5 (5.21%) WordPress
7 2 (2.08%) Drupal
7 2 (2.08%) IIS
7 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.79%) IaaS
1 19 (19.79%) PaaS
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (13.54%) BPaaS
4 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.08%) MailChimp
5 2 (2.08%) Office 365
6 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Firewall
1 2 (2.08%) Network Security
1 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.08%) VLAN
1 2 (2.08%) VPN
1 2 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (15.63%) GIS
3 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.38%) Geospatial Data
5 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.04%) Big Data
6 1 (1.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (37.50%) Maven
2 34 (35.42%) Jenkins
3 32 (33.33%) JUnit
4 30 (31.25%) JMeter
5 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 24 (25.00%) Mockito
6 23 (23.96%) Bitbucket
6 23 (23.96%) JIRA
7 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (7.29%) Selenium
9 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Marketing
3 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (54.17%) Developer
2 37 (38.54%) Java Developer
3 19 (19.79%) Architect
4 14 (14.58%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (13.54%) C# Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Azure Architect
7 10 (10.42%) Java Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.25%) Security Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Junior
9 5 (5.21%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Junior Java Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Applications Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Sales Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (44.79%) Spring
2 35 (36.46%) JSON
2 35 (36.46%) RESTful
3 29 (30.21%) XML
4 23 (23.96%) CSS
4 23 (23.96%) HTML
5 17 (17.71%) Java EE
5 17 (17.71%) JAXB
6 14 (14.58%) .NET
7 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET
7 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (13.54%) GeoTools
7 13 (13.54%) JDBC
7 13 (13.54%) JPA
7 13 (13.54%) Razor View Engine
8 10 (10.42%) Apache Camel
8 10 (10.42%) Apache Commons
8 10 (10.42%) JAX-RS
8 10 (10.42%) JMS
8 10 (10.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.54%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (13.54%) Public Cloud
3 9 (9.38%) User Experience
4 8 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.21%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.13%) Linked Data
6 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.08%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.04%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Windows
2 10 (10.42%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) Android
4 6 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (36.46%) Microservices
2 30 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 27 (28.13%) Computer Science
4 26 (27.08%) Inversion of Control
5 24 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 17 (17.71%) DevOps
7 14 (14.58%) Mathematics
7 14 (14.58%) MVC
7 14 (14.58%) Physics
8 13 (13.54%) High Availability
9 12 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 12 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
10 11 (11.46%) Cloud Operations
11 9 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (8.33%) Information Security
12 8 (8.33%) ITIL
12 8 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.92%) Java
2 35 (36.46%) SQL
3 13 (13.54%) C#
3 13 (13.54%) PowerShell
4 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) CISSP
5 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.08%) MCSE
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.04%) CEH
6 1 (1.04%) CISMP
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) GDPR
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) PMO
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 26 (27.08%) Docker
2 21 (21.88%) Active Directory
3 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (13.54%) Hyper-V
4 13 (13.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 23 (23.96%) Atlassian
2 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.63%) Citrix
3 15 (15.63%) VMware
4 4 (4.17%) Telerik
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe
5 1 (1.04%) Darktrace
5 1 (1.04%) Google
5 1 (1.04%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.04%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.04%) Zend