The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.73% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £71,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
PaaS
North 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 Cheshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
104 70 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.46% 4.09% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 97 49 28
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £48,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PaaS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Cheshire

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PaaS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £47,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £77,500 -
PaaS
North West

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) IaaS
4 3 (30.00%) SaaS
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) SAML
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (20.00%) BYOD
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) OAuth
6 1 (10.00%) Market Research
6 1 (10.00%) Product Management
6 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
6 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) IaaS
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Change Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Technology
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) SAML
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) BYOD
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Market Research
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft