The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 114 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 17 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 0.82% 0.054%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.64% 8.43% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +12.63%

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
256 178 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.33% 9.76% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 159 129 85
Median salary £52,500 £40,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing PaaS 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 58 (89.23%) IaaS
2 53 (81.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (80.00%) Data Centre
4 50 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (76.92%) VMware
5 49 (75.38%) SCVMM
5 49 (75.38%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (75.38%) Amazon EC2
5 49 (75.38%) Virtual Machines
6 48 (73.85%) Line Management
7 46 (70.77%) Presales
7 46 (70.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 45 (69.23%) Degree
9 44 (67.69%) Software Engineering
9 44 (67.69%) Service Delivery
10 43 (66.15%) Zachman Framework
10 43 (66.15%) TOGAF
10 43 (66.15%) ISEB
10 43 (66.15%) Computer Science
10 43 (66.15%) Requirements Analysis
10 43 (66.15%) Technical Architecture
11 40 (61.54%) MS Excel
12 37 (56.92%) Retail
12 37 (56.92%) Finance
13 32 (49.23%) NetApp
14 30 (46.15%) CheckPoint
14 30 (46.15%) HP
14 30 (46.15%) EMC
14 30 (46.15%) BMC
14 30 (46.15%) Citrix

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 40 (61.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 58 (89.23%) IaaS
2 53 (81.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (75.38%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (75.38%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (44.62%) SaaS
5 2 (3.08%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.54%) Apcera
6 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
2 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.15%) DB2
1 30 (46.15%) MySQL
1 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (56.92%) Finance
1 37 (56.92%) Retail
2 30 (46.15%) Publishing
3 5 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Architect
2 27 (41.54%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (20.00%) Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Data Centre Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Data Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.23%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Head of Product Management
7 2 (3.08%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Service Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Manager
8 1 (1.54%) Azure Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Azure Consultant
8 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Presales Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
1 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 43 (66.15%) Computer Science
3 30 (46.15%) CMDB
4 19 (29.23%) Public Cloud
5 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.62%) Social Media
7 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (3.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.08%) OpenVMS
3 2 (3.08%) Solaris
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) Line Management
2 46 (70.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 46 (70.77%) Presales
3 44 (67.69%) Service Delivery
3 44 (67.69%) Software Engineering
4 43 (66.15%) Requirements Analysis
4 43 (66.15%) Technical Architecture
4 43 (66.15%) TOGAF
4 43 (66.15%) Zachman Framework
5 30 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
5 30 (46.15%) Gantt Chart
5 30 (46.15%) IT Governance
5 30 (46.15%) ITIL
5 30 (46.15%) ITIL V3
5 30 (46.15%) PRINCE2
5 30 (46.15%) Project Management
5 30 (46.15%) Service Management
6 24 (36.92%) Business Development
6 24 (36.92%) CRM
6 24 (36.92%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) C#
2 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.23%) PHP
3 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (69.23%) Degree
2 43 (66.15%) ISEB
3 30 (46.15%) PMI Certification
3 30 (46.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (75.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.08%) Docker
4 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 49 (75.38%) SCVMM
2 19 (29.23%) vRealize
3 13 (20.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.54%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (76.92%) VMware
2 32 (49.23%) NetApp
3 30 (46.15%) BMC
3 30 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 30 (46.15%) Cisco
3 30 (46.15%) Citrix
3 30 (46.15%) EMC
3 30 (46.15%) HP
3 30 (46.15%) IBM
3 30 (46.15%) Juniper
3 30 (46.15%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat