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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 223 291 315
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +24
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 49 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.43% 3.40% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 35
Average salary £73,750 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £50,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,750 £82,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
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
902 764 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.82% 7.28% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 784 655 612
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 April 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the City of London

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 48 (68.57%) IaaS
2 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (48.57%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (44.29%) Java
5 30 (42.86%) SaaS
6 29 (41.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (38.57%) Finance
8 22 (31.43%) DevOps
9 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 16 (22.86%) Windows
11 14 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.00%) C#
11 14 (20.00%) .NET
12 13 (18.57%) SQL
12 13 (18.57%) Linux
13 12 (17.14%) SOA
13 12 (17.14%) Waterfall
13 12 (17.14%) TDD
14 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
14 11 (15.71%) OO
14 11 (15.71%) VMware
15 10 (14.29%) Scrum
15 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 10 (14.29%) Python
15 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 10 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
16 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
16 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (12.86%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.71%) Apache
2 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.29%) Node.js
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.43%) RMDS
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (68.57%) IaaS
2 34 (48.57%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (42.86%) SaaS
4 29 (41.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (11.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (5.71%) Heroku
6 4 (5.71%) OpenShift
6 4 (5.71%) SoftLayer
7 3 (4.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.86%) Boomi
9 1 (1.43%) GitHub
9 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
9 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.43%) Office 365
9 1 (1.43%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) LAN
2 5 (7.14%) DNS
2 5 (7.14%) LDAP
3 3 (4.29%) WAN
4 2 (2.86%) AMQP
4 2 (2.86%) Firewall
4 2 (2.86%) Internet
4 2 (2.86%) Network Security
4 2 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (1.43%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) DMZ
5 1 (1.43%) FCoE
5 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.43%) HTTP
5 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.43%) MPLS
5 1 (1.43%) NAS
5 1 (1.43%) PPP
5 1 (1.43%) VPLS
5 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) Power BI
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.43%) HBase
5 1 (1.43%) KDB
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.43%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.43%) JMeter
4 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.43%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (38.57%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Advertising
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Architect
2 15 (21.43%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Cloud Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.00%) Developer in Test
7 6 (8.57%) Head of Engineering
8 5 (7.14%) Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Broadcast Architect
9 4 (5.71%) C Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.71%) SOA Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Cloud Consultant
10 3 (4.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (10.00%) HTML
2 7 (10.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) CSS
3 6 (8.57%) Middleware
4 5 (7.14%) J2EE
4 5 (7.14%) jQuery
5 4 (5.71%) Ajax
5 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.71%) JSP
6 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.29%) JMS
6 3 (4.29%) RESTful
6 3 (4.29%) SOAP
7 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.86%) ODBC
7 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.86%) Spring
7 2 (2.86%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.43%) PlayStation
2 8 (11.43%) Streaming Video
2 8 (11.43%) Xbox
3 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 6 (8.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.71%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.43%) User Experience
8 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Windows
2 13 (18.57%) Linux
3 9 (12.86%) Android
3 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
4 8 (11.43%) Windows Phone
5 7 (10.00%) Unix
6 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.43%) Solaris
7 1 (1.43%) SUSE
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) DevOps
3 12 (17.14%) SOA
3 12 (17.14%) TDD
3 12 (17.14%) Waterfall
4 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (15.71%) OO
5 10 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (14.29%) Scrum
6 9 (12.86%) UML
7 8 (11.43%) DRM
7 8 (11.43%) Kanban
7 8 (11.43%) MVC
7 8 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (10.00%) ATDD
8 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.00%) BDD
8 7 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
8 7 (10.00%) Open Source
8 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) Java
2 14 (20.00%) C#
2 14 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.57%) SQL
4 10 (14.29%) Python
5 8 (11.43%) Objective-C
6 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.71%) C
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby
7 4 (5.71%) VB
8 3 (4.29%) Go
8 3 (4.29%) PHP
9 2 (2.86%) Groovy
10 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.43%) Clojure
10 1 (1.43%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) CCNA
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.43%) CISSP
2 1 (1.43%) EMC Certification
2 1 (1.43%) MCSE
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) Docker
5 4 (5.71%) vCloud
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.29%) vSphere
7 2 (2.86%) KVM
8 1 (1.43%) NFS
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.43%) SRDF
8 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.86%) Jitterbit
5 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.43%) Ansible
5 1 (1.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) VMware
3 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.71%) Tableau
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco
6 2 (2.86%) Dell
6 2 (2.86%) EMC
6 2 (2.86%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.86%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix
7 1 (1.43%) Intel
7 1 (1.43%) NetApp
7 1 (1.43%) SAP
7 1 (1.43%) Software AG
7 1 (1.43%) Solace
7 1 (1.43%) StreamBase
7 1 (1.43%) Sybase
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum plus car allowance plus bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Salary: £120000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago