The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 89 96 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.40% 0.46% 0.056%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.82% 5.94% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +12.63%

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
142 101 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.03% 7.73% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 118 87 108
Median salary £39,000 £34,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.23% -13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £60,000 -
PaaS
North West

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) AMQP
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (14.29%) Junior
1 1 (14.29%) Junior Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Magento Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
1 1 (14.29%) PHP Magento Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Magento Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) JSON Schema
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) BladeLogic
1 1 (14.29%) CA Wily
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
1 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CA
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Sun
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase
1 1 (14.29%) Teradata
1 1 (14.29%) VMware