The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 214 263 316
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.015% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.015% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £90,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4759 6555 9870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.34% 95.88% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4361 5845 8473
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Platform Engineer in the job title.

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Platform Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Platform Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (33.33%) New Relic
4 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Bluemix
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
1 1 (16.67%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Data Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Fund Management
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) RDF
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) SPARQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Terraform
4 1 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (16.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 2 (33.33%) New Relic
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Charles River
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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