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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 294 328 309
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -19
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 26 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.66% 1.70% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 12
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £39,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £64,000 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -13.04%
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
558 412 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.14% 3.52% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 512 370 292
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 38 (63.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (61.67%) Web Services
3 34 (56.67%) Windows
4 33 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 33 (55.00%) CRM
5 28 (46.67%) IaaS
6 25 (41.67%) XML
7 24 (40.00%) SOA
7 24 (40.00%) SaaS
8 23 (38.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 23 (38.33%) IIS
8 23 (38.33%) .NET
9 22 (36.67%) C#
9 22 (36.67%) WCF
10 21 (35.00%) XSD
10 21 (35.00%) XSL
10 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
11 18 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (30.00%) Scrum
11 18 (30.00%) JIRA
11 18 (30.00%) Unit Testing
11 18 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
12 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 17 (28.33%) Refactoring
12 17 (28.33%) NUnit
12 17 (28.33%) OOD
12 17 (28.33%) Linux
12 17 (28.33%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 23 (38.33%) IIS
2 9 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (15.00%) Apache
2 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (5.00%) Node.js
6 2 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.67%) Drupal
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.67%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (38.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (46.67%) IaaS
3 24 (40.00%) SaaS
4 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (18.33%) Office 365
6 5 (8.33%) Heroku
7 3 (5.00%) Jelastic
8 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.67%) Force.com
9 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.67%) Joyent
9 1 (1.67%) ElastiCache
9 1 (1.67%) SoftLayer
9 1 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) VPN
2 13 (21.67%) Firewall
3 7 (11.67%) Wireless
4 6 (10.00%) LDAP
4 6 (10.00%) Network Security
4 6 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.00%) Internet
6 3 (5.00%) MPLS
7 2 (3.33%) WAN
7 2 (3.33%) LAN
8 1 (1.67%) VoIP
8 1 (1.67%) WLAN
8 1 (1.67%) DNS
8 1 (1.67%) SSL
8 1 (1.67%) SAN
8 1 (1.67%) DHCP
8 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (16.67%) MySQL
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.67%) Big Data
7 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.33%) Redis
8 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.67%) DB2
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) JIRA
1 18 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (28.33%) NUnit
3 6 (10.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Architect
2 16 (26.67%) Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 12 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
5 9 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
8 5 (8.33%) CRM Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Server Support
10 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) Web Services
2 25 (41.67%) XML
3 23 (38.33%) .NET
4 22 (36.67%) WCF
5 21 (35.00%) XSD
5 21 (35.00%) XSL
6 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 10 (16.67%) COM
8 5 (8.33%) JSON
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.67%) REST
10 3 (5.00%) OAuth
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (5.00%) J2EE
10 3 (5.00%) SAML
11 2 (3.33%) Middleware
11 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.33%) WinForms
11 2 (3.33%) Spring
11 2 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Open Source
2 6 (10.00%) Replication
3 3 (5.00%) FMCG
4 2 (3.33%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (56.67%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) CRM
2 24 (40.00%) SOA
3 18 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (30.00%) Scrum
3 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 17 (28.33%) Refactoring
4 17 (28.33%) OOP
4 17 (28.33%) OO
4 17 (28.33%) OOD
5 16 (26.67%) TDD
6 13 (21.67%) TOGAF
6 13 (21.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 10 (16.67%) Migration
8 9 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (15.00%) Multithreading
9 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.00%) ITIL
9 6 (10.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) C#
2 11 (18.33%) SQL
3 10 (16.67%) Java
4 7 (11.67%) PHP
5 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.33%) Ruby
7 4 (6.67%) Python
8 3 (5.00%) C
9 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.00%) CCNA
2 3 (5.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.67%) CISSP
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Varnish
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) XenServer
4 1 (1.67%) Xen
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Puppet
1 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.00%) Plesk
2 3 (5.00%) cPanel
3 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) SAP
3 5 (8.33%) VMware
3 5 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco
4 3 (5.00%) HP
4 3 (5.00%) Citrix
5 2 (3.33%) Siebel
5 2 (3.33%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.67%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.67%) F5
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Juniper
6 1 (1.67%) Lotus
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £180000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 19 days ago