The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 104 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.00% 0.050% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.20% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £250,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+284.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
PaaS
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
99 64 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.94% 3.19% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 64 50 53
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PaaS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Bristol

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (72.41%) Java
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
1 21 (72.41%) Python
2 20 (68.97%) Oracle
2 20 (68.97%) Hadoop
3 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (51.72%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (48.28%) Vagrant
4 14 (48.28%) SaaS
4 14 (48.28%) PHP
4 14 (48.28%) SOA
4 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) Degree
5 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (44.83%) VMware
5 13 (44.83%) Puppet
6 12 (41.38%) KVM
6 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
6 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
6 12 (41.38%) Perl
7 9 (31.03%) HTML
7 9 (31.03%) CSS
7 9 (31.03%) Ruby
7 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
8 8 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (27.59%) Node.js
8 8 (27.59%) REST
8 8 (27.59%) Backbone.js
8 8 (27.59%) Redis

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (27.59%) Drupal
1 8 (27.59%) WordPress
1 8 (27.59%) nginx
1 8 (27.59%) Node.js
2 7 (24.14%) OpenStack
3 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
3 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (48.28%) SaaS
3 8 (27.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (27.59%) Google App Engine
4 7 (24.14%) IaaS
4 7 (24.14%) HP Helion
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (3.45%) Heroku
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) Hadoop
2 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
3 8 (27.59%) Redis
3 8 (27.59%) Neo4j
3 8 (27.59%) MongoDB
3 8 (27.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (27.59%) MySQL
3 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (27.59%) MariaDB
3 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) Hudson
2 7 (24.14%) Gradle
2 7 (24.14%) Artifactory
2 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (24.14%) Ant
2 7 (24.14%) Maven
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (20.69%) Electronics
1 6 (20.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Principal Software Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Development Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Manager
5 6 (20.69%) Operations Manager
5 6 (20.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Django Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) HTML
1 9 (31.03%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
2 8 (27.59%) Spring
2 8 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (27.59%) REST
2 8 (27.59%) Backbone.js
2 8 (27.59%) Ember.js
2 8 (27.59%) JPA
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (24.14%) Middleware
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) CGI
4 6 (20.69%) LAMP
4 6 (20.69%) WebCenter
4 6 (20.69%) MCollective
5 1 (3.45%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (24.14%) Open Source
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Public Cloud
3 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (20.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) SOA
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
3 8 (27.59%) OO PHP
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 8 (27.59%) OO
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
4 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 6 (20.69%) Identity Management
5 6 (20.69%) Data Management
5 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (20.69%) Project Planning
5 6 (20.69%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
1 21 (72.41%) Python
2 14 (48.28%) PHP
3 12 (41.38%) Perl
4 9 (31.03%) Ruby
5 7 (24.14%) Scala
5 7 (24.14%) Clojure
6 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
6 6 (20.69%) Jython
7 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (41.38%) KVM
3 7 (24.14%) Docker
4 6 (20.69%) LXC
4 6 (20.69%) VirtualBox
4 6 (20.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (20.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (48.28%) Vagrant
3 13 (44.83%) Puppet
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (20.69%) Graphite
5 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Google
4 7 (24.14%) Rackspace
4 7 (24.14%) HP
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco