The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 288 317 324
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 32 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.076% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.07% 2.49% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 13
Average salary £52,500 £77,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.25% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £75,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
PaaS
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
527 361 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.58% 3.05% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 450 324 274
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PaaS Salary Trend in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the City of London

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 41 (60.29%) Windows
1 41 (60.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (50.00%) IaaS
2 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (41.18%) Web Services
4 25 (36.76%) C#
4 25 (36.76%) CRM
5 24 (35.29%) OO
5 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 23 (33.82%) SaaS
7 21 (30.88%) IIS
7 21 (30.88%) .NET
8 20 (29.41%) TDD
8 20 (29.41%) Unit Testing
9 19 (27.94%) SQL
9 19 (27.94%) XML
9 19 (27.94%) SOA
9 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (26.47%) Dynamics CRM
11 16 (23.53%) WCF
11 16 (23.53%) Scrum
11 16 (23.53%) XSD
11 16 (23.53%) XSL
11 16 (23.53%) Linux
12 15 (22.06%) OOP
12 15 (22.06%) OOD
12 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (22.06%) JIRA
12 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 15 (22.06%) Refactoring

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 21 (30.88%) IIS
2 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.24%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (8.82%) Apache
3 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.35%) Drupal
4 5 (7.35%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.41%) Node.js
6 2 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (60.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (50.00%) IaaS
3 23 (33.82%) SaaS
4 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (10.29%) Office 365
6 6 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (7.35%) Joyent
8 4 (5.88%) Heroku
9 3 (4.41%) Jelastic
10 1 (1.47%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (1.47%) ElastiCache
10 1 (1.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (1.47%) Force.com
10 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) VPN
2 9 (13.24%) HTTP
3 7 (10.29%) Firewall
4 6 (8.82%) Wireless
4 6 (8.82%) Network Security
4 6 (8.82%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (8.82%) LDAP
5 3 (4.41%) DNS
5 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.41%) Internet
6 1 (1.47%) MPLS
6 1 (1.47%) SSL
6 1 (1.47%) SAN
6 1 (1.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
6 1 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (16.18%) MySQL
3 11 (16.18%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) NUnit
1 15 (22.06%) JIRA
1 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.24%) Bugzilla
3 5 (7.35%) PHPUnit
3 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.35%) Subversion
4 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Back Office
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.29%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Local Government
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Architect
3 10 (14.71%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.24%) BizTalk Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Agile C# Developer
4 9 (13.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (11.76%) Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (7.35%) CRM Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Designer
7 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.18%) Web Services
2 21 (30.88%) .NET
3 19 (27.94%) XML
4 16 (23.53%) XSD
4 16 (23.53%) XSL
4 16 (23.53%) WCF
5 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
6 10 (14.71%) COM
7 9 (13.24%) CSS
7 9 (13.24%) jQuery
7 9 (13.24%) RESTful
7 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (13.24%) HTML5
7 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (13.24%) Sass
7 9 (13.24%) HTML
8 5 (7.35%) Memcached
8 5 (7.35%) LAMP
8 5 (7.35%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Open Source
2 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.82%) Replication
4 5 (7.35%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.94%) PMI
5 2 (2.94%) Firmware
5 2 (2.94%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.47%) DTV
6 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.47%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Windows
2 16 (23.53%) Linux
3 6 (8.82%) UNIX
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) CRM
2 24 (35.29%) OO
3 20 (29.41%) TDD
3 20 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (27.94%) SOA
5 16 (23.53%) Scrum
6 15 (22.06%) OOD
6 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (22.06%) OOP
6 15 (22.06%) Refactoring
7 13 (19.12%) TOGAF
8 12 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (16.18%) Multithreading
10 9 (13.24%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (13.24%) MVC
10 9 (13.24%) ITIL
10 9 (13.24%) EAI
10 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
11 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) C#
2 19 (27.94%) SQL
3 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.24%) PHP
5 5 (7.35%) C
6 4 (5.88%) Java
7 3 (4.41%) Python
7 3 (4.41%) Ruby
8 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.41%) JNCIA
2 3 (4.41%) CCNA
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) VCP4
3 2 (2.94%) VCP5
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.35%) Varnish
4 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.94%) XenApp
5 2 (2.94%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.47%) Xen
6 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
1 8 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.41%) SCOM
2 3 (4.41%) Plesk
3 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) logstash
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) Rackspace
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco
5 4 (5.88%) Citrix
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.41%) HP
6 3 (4.41%) Google
6 3 (4.41%) SAP
7 2 (2.94%) NetSuite
7 2 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (1.47%) Symantec
8 1 (1.47%) F5
8 1 (1.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.47%) Juniper
8 1 (1.47%) CommVault
8 1 (1.47%) NetApp
8 1 (1.47%) SoftLayer
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