The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 111 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 0.055% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.64% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
PaaS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
188 100 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.24% 5.51% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 137 88 49
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,950 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PaaS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Birmingham region.

PaaS Salary Trend in Birmingham

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS.

1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
1 17 (56.67%) IaaS
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (43.33%) Windows
4 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 10 (33.33%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) MySQL
5 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 10 (33.33%) LAMP
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
7 6 (20.00%) SaaS
7 6 (20.00%) Public Cloud
7 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 6 (20.00%) MCSE
7 6 (20.00%) SOA
7 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
8 5 (16.67%) Games
8 5 (16.67%) Presales
9 4 (13.33%) Private Cloud
9 4 (13.33%) Coaching
9 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
9 4 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (13.33%) Office 365
9 4 (13.33%) Windows Intune
9 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) IaaS
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (20.00%) SaaS
5 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (13.33%) Office 365
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (16.67%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (46.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Graduate
3 6 (20.00%) Graduate Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Graduate IT Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Graduate IT Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) IT Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) IT Graduate
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SOA Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Software Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) LAMP
2 3 (10.00%) Middleware
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 5 (16.67%) Presales
4 4 (13.33%) Coaching
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Process Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (3.33%) ArchiMate
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) SDLC
7 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 4 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp