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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 101 135 120
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 41 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.73% 0.098% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.80% 1.50% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Median salary £61,250 £42,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.11% -46.87%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
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
244 133 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.32% 6.49% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 167 98 115
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,250 £65,000
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 25 July 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 55 (85.94%) IaaS
2 54 (84.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (65.63%) Data Centre
4 41 (64.06%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (62.50%) VMware
6 37 (57.81%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (57.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (54.69%) Virtual Machines
8 34 (53.13%) SCVMM
9 27 (42.19%) Service Delivery
9 27 (42.19%) SaaS
9 27 (42.19%) TOGAF
10 26 (40.63%) Degree
11 24 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
11 24 (37.50%) Computer Science
11 24 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (35.94%) Line Management
12 23 (35.94%) Presales
12 23 (35.94%) Software Engineering
12 23 (35.94%) SQL
13 22 (34.38%) ISEB
13 22 (34.38%) Zachman Framework
13 22 (34.38%) Requirements Analysis
14 20 (31.25%) SDLC
15 19 (29.69%) Citrix
15 19 (29.69%) ITIL
15 19 (29.69%) PRINCE2
15 19 (29.69%) Cisco
16 18 (28.13%) IBM
16 18 (28.13%) CRM

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 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Sentinel
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 55 (85.94%) IaaS
2 54 (84.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (64.06%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (57.81%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (42.19%) SaaS
6 6 (9.38%) Office 365
7 5 (7.81%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (4.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) Extranet
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) MySQL
2 16 (25.00%) DB2
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 16 (25.00%) Publishing
2 15 (23.44%) Finance
3 9 (14.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Architect
2 25 (39.06%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Automation Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Azure Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Designer
8 3 (4.69%) Principal Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Product Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) .NET
2 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.13%) LAMP
4 1 (1.56%) Java EE
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (65.63%) Data Centre
2 24 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 18 (28.13%) Public Cloud
4 16 (25.00%) CMDB
5 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.13%) FMCG
8 1 (1.56%) Social Media
8 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Service Delivery
1 27 (42.19%) TOGAF
2 24 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 24 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 23 (35.94%) Line Management
3 23 (35.94%) Presales
3 23 (35.94%) Software Engineering
4 22 (34.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 22 (34.38%) Zachman Framework
5 20 (31.25%) SDLC
6 19 (29.69%) ITIL
6 19 (29.69%) PRINCE2
7 18 (28.13%) CRM
7 18 (28.13%) Project Management
7 18 (28.13%) Service Management
8 16 (25.00%) Business Development
8 16 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
8 16 (25.00%) IT Governance
8 16 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) C#
2 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.19%) PHP
3 4 (6.25%) C
3 4 (6.25%) C++
4 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Degree
2 22 (34.38%) ISEB
3 16 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 16 (25.00%) PMP
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (57.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (54.69%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.69%) Docker
5 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (53.13%) SCVMM
2 17 (26.56%) vRealize
3 6 (9.38%) SCOrch
4 4 (6.25%) SCCM
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.56%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (62.50%) VMware
2 19 (29.69%) Cisco
2 19 (29.69%) Citrix
3 18 (28.13%) IBM
4 17 (26.56%) Oracle
5 16 (25.00%) BMC
5 16 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 16 (25.00%) EMC
5 16 (25.00%) HP
5 16 (25.00%) Juniper
5 16 (25.00%) NetApp
6 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.69%) OpenText
7 3 (4.69%) SAP
8 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.56%) Cognizant