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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 116 119 141
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 25 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.13% 0.73% 0.092%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.36% 6.45% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £70,000 £45,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.00% -23.75%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.86% +18.88%
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
299 217 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.47% 11.36% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 204 147 102
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £72,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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
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 December 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 65 (89.04%) IaaS
2 60 (82.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (78.08%) Data Centre
4 55 (75.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (75.34%) VMware
5 53 (72.60%) Virtual Machines
6 52 (71.23%) SCVMM
6 52 (71.23%) Amazon AWS
6 52 (71.23%) Amazon EC2
7 46 (63.01%) Line Management
8 45 (61.64%) Presales
8 45 (61.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 45 (61.64%) Degree
9 43 (58.90%) Computer Science
9 43 (58.90%) Software Engineering
9 43 (58.90%) Service Delivery
10 42 (57.53%) ISEB
10 42 (57.53%) Zachman Framework
10 42 (57.53%) TOGAF
10 42 (57.53%) Technical Architecture
10 42 (57.53%) Requirements Analysis
11 40 (54.79%) MS Excel
11 40 (54.79%) Finance
12 37 (50.68%) SaaS
13 36 (49.32%) Retail
14 29 (39.73%) NetApp
14 29 (39.73%) SQL
14 29 (39.73%) Citrix
15 28 (38.36%) Service Management
16 27 (36.99%) Project Management

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 2 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (2.74%) IIS
1 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) JBoss
2 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (54.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 65 (89.04%) IaaS
2 60 (82.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (71.23%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (71.23%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (50.68%) SaaS
5 3 (4.11%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.74%) Apcera
6 2 (2.74%) Office 365
7 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) SAN
2 2 (2.74%) Extranet
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
3 1 (1.37%) Intranet
3 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) DB2
1 27 (36.99%) MySQL
1 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (54.79%) Finance
2 36 (49.32%) Retail
3 27 (36.99%) Publishing
4 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Architect
2 26 (35.62%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (20.55%) Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Data Centre Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Azure Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Head of Product Management
8 2 (2.74%) Product Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Service Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) .NET
2 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 57 (78.08%) Data Centre
2 43 (58.90%) Computer Science
3 27 (36.99%) CMDB
4 25 (34.25%) Public Cloud
5 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.11%) Social Media
7 2 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.74%) NHS
7 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Linux
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.74%) OpenVMS
3 2 (2.74%) Solaris
3 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.01%) Line Management
2 45 (61.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 45 (61.64%) Presales
3 43 (58.90%) Service Delivery
3 43 (58.90%) Software Engineering
4 42 (57.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 42 (57.53%) Technical Architecture
4 42 (57.53%) TOGAF
4 42 (57.53%) Zachman Framework
5 28 (38.36%) Service Management
6 27 (36.99%) Capacity Planning
6 27 (36.99%) Gantt Chart
6 27 (36.99%) IT Governance
6 27 (36.99%) ITIL
6 27 (36.99%) ITIL V3
6 27 (36.99%) PRINCE2
6 27 (36.99%) Project Management
7 26 (35.62%) SDLC
8 21 (28.77%) Business Development
8 21 (28.77%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) SQL
2 10 (13.70%) C#
2 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
2 10 (13.70%) PHP
3 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (61.64%) Degree
2 42 (57.53%) ISEB
3 27 (36.99%) PMI Certification
3 27 (36.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (75.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (72.60%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) Docker
5 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (71.23%) SCVMM
2 25 (34.25%) vRealize
3 15 (20.55%) SCOrch
4 4 (5.48%) SCCM
5 1 (1.37%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (75.34%) VMware
2 29 (39.73%) Citrix
2 29 (39.73%) NetApp
3 27 (36.99%) BMC
3 27 (36.99%) CheckPoint
3 27 (36.99%) Cisco
3 27 (36.99%) EMC
3 27 (36.99%) HP
3 27 (36.99%) IBM
3 27 (36.99%) Juniper
3 27 (36.99%) Oracle
4 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.74%) OpenText
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow