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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 126 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.046% - 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.83% - 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £80,000 - £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,250 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.65%
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
120 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.53% 2.38% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 105 48 21
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £105,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com