The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 107 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.44% - 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.40% - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £56,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-7.07% +10.24%
PaaS
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
125 91 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.90% 5.78% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 81 48
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PaaS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Cambridge

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Red Gate
2 7 (87.50%) IaaS
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Phone
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Dell
2 7 (87.50%) Apple
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) SaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Heroku
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) IaaS
1 7 (87.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Heroku
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
2 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Service Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Django
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Phone
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Python
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Gate
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Dell
1 7 (87.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Google