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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 230 287 -
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.058% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Median salary £65,000 £57,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +57.14%
Platform Engineer
London

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
5779 8245 10893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.59% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5280 7146 9155
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (81.25%) Ruby
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) IaaS
5 10 (62.50%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (56.25%) PaaS
7 8 (50.00%) Atlassian
7 8 (50.00%) Google
7 8 (50.00%) Node.js
7 8 (50.00%) REST
7 8 (50.00%) BDD
7 8 (50.00%) Big Data
7 8 (50.00%) Spring
7 8 (50.00%) TDD
7 8 (50.00%) Pair Programming
7 8 (50.00%) Games
7 8 (50.00%) SOAP
7 8 (50.00%) SOA
7 8 (50.00%) Software Delivery
7 8 (50.00%) Spring Boot
7 8 (50.00%) API Development
7 8 (50.00%) Serverless Framework
7 8 (50.00%) Scala
8 6 (37.50%) DevOps
9 5 (31.25%) Linux
10 4 (25.00%) Scrum
10 4 (25.00%) Perl

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (68.75%) IaaS
3 9 (56.25%) PaaS
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Node.js
1 8 (50.00%) REST
1 8 (50.00%) Serverless Framework
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
1 8 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (6.25%) Fintech
1 1 (6.25%) Home Automation
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 8 (50.00%) API Development
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 8 (50.00%) SOA
4 8 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.25%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (6.25%) High Availability
8 1 (6.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (81.25%) Ruby
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) Scala
5 4 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.25%) C
7 1 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 8 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Fiorano
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
City, London
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