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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 57 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.02% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -7.07%
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
171 71 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.05% 4.00% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 113 63 49
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Bristol

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 69 (97.18%) Python
2 59 (83.10%) SaaS
3 53 (74.65%) Java
4 51 (71.83%) Linux
5 49 (69.01%) Oracle
6 42 (59.15%) VMware
6 42 (59.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (56.34%) Software Engineering
8 39 (54.93%) Clojure
9 38 (53.52%) Data Management
9 38 (53.52%) UNIX
10 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (46.48%) IaaS
12 32 (45.07%) Amazon AWS
12 32 (45.07%) Degree
13 31 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (43.66%) Scala
13 31 (43.66%) KVM
13 31 (43.66%) Web Services
14 30 (42.25%) Continuous Delivery
15 29 (40.85%) Puppet
15 29 (40.85%) Perl
16 28 (39.44%) Ant
16 28 (39.44%) Maven
16 28 (39.44%) Google App Engine
16 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
16 28 (39.44%) Hadoop
16 28 (39.44%) OpenStack
16 28 (39.44%) Rackspace
16 28 (39.44%) Gradle

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (39.44%) OpenStack
2 19 (26.76%) Apache
3 16 (22.54%) Tomcat
4 12 (16.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (83.10%) SaaS
2 33 (46.48%) IaaS
3 32 (45.07%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (39.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 28 (39.44%) Google App Engine
5 20 (28.17%) HP Helion
6 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
1 11 (15.49%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (39.44%) Hadoop
2 16 (22.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.82%) MySQL
6 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (39.44%) Ant
1 28 (39.44%) Maven
1 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
1 28 (39.44%) Gradle
2 20 (28.17%) Artifactory
2 20 (28.17%) Jenkins
2 20 (28.17%) Hudson
3 11 (15.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (26.76%) Electronics
2 9 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Law
3 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.27%) Marketing
3 8 (11.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Software Engineer
2 29 (40.85%) Cloud Engineer
3 23 (32.39%) Principal Engineer
4 22 (30.99%) Principal Software Engineer
4 22 (30.99%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (18.31%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 12 (16.90%) Operations Manager
7 11 (15.49%) Senior Manager
8 9 (12.68%) Development Engineer
8 9 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Software Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Java Software Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Programmer
12 1 (1.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Lead Software Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) Web Services
2 17 (23.94%) Middleware
2 17 (23.94%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (22.54%) WebCenter
3 16 (22.54%) MCollective
4 11 (15.49%) LAMP
4 11 (15.49%) CGI
5 2 (2.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Public Cloud
2 19 (26.76%) Data Centre
3 18 (25.35%) Management Information System
4 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
5 16 (22.54%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (11.27%) DTV
8 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (71.83%) Linux
2 38 (53.52%) UNIX
3 11 (15.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (15.49%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Software Engineering
2 38 (53.52%) Data Management
3 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (42.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (25.35%) SDLC
7 18 (25.35%) Mentoring
8 17 (23.94%) DevOps
8 17 (23.94%) Configuration Management
8 17 (23.94%) Service Delivery
8 17 (23.94%) Open Source
9 16 (22.54%) Identity Management
9 16 (22.54%) SOA
9 16 (22.54%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (22.54%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (22.54%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
10 11 (15.49%) Project Management
10 11 (15.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (97.18%) Python
2 53 (74.65%) Java
3 39 (54.93%) Clojure
4 31 (43.66%) Scala
5 29 (40.85%) Perl
6 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
7 16 (22.54%) Jython
8 14 (19.72%) PHP
9 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
10 5 (7.04%) C++
11 4 (5.63%) Ruby
12 3 (4.23%) SQL
13 1 (1.41%) C
13 1 (1.41%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) PhD
System Software
1 42 (59.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (43.66%) KVM
3 26 (36.62%) Docker
4 19 (26.76%) LXC
4 19 (26.76%) Xen
5 16 (22.54%) VirtualBox
5 16 (22.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 29 (40.85%) Puppet
2 17 (23.94%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (22.54%) Oracle Identity Management
3 16 (22.54%) Vagrant
4 12 (16.90%) Graphite
5 1 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 49 (69.01%) Oracle
2 42 (59.15%) VMware
3 28 (39.44%) Rackspace
4 24 (33.80%) Google
5 20 (28.17%) HP
6 12 (16.90%) Red Hat
7 11 (15.49%) Cisco
8 8 (11.27%) SAP