The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 475 630 700
Rank change year-on-year
+155 +70
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 483 285 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.57% 4.16% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 336 213 118
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £81,300 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -7.07%
PaaS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
8675 6851 4740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.37% 6.30% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7173 5429 4070
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in England

PaaS
Salary Trend in England

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

PaaS Salary Trend in England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in England

PaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 178 £65,000 +13.04% 34
South East +92 130 £55,000 -12.00% 22
South West +47 69 £65,000 +62.50% 4
Yorkshire +35 28 £62,500 +38.88% 9
West Midlands +19 25 £32,500 -59.37%
East of England -10 23 £56,250 +25.00%
East Midlands +14 11 £45,750 -16.81% 3
North East - 11 £41,250 - 2
North West -2 9 £77,500 +19.23%
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 443 (51.04%) IaaS
2 433 (49.88%) SaaS
3 327 (37.67%) Linux
4 281 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
5 259 (29.84%) Amazon AWS
6 212 (24.42%) VMware
7 206 (23.73%) Java
8 196 (22.58%) Python
9 178 (20.51%) DevOps
10 171 (19.70%) Oracle
11 168 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 166 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 165 (19.01%) Windows
14 161 (18.55%) Opscode Chef
15 159 (18.32%) JavaScript
16 154 (17.74%) Puppet
17 142 (16.36%) Finance
18 140 (16.13%) MySQL
19 135 (15.55%) Jenkins
20 133 (15.32%) Microsoft
21 130 (14.98%) Apache
22 129 (14.86%) Cisco
23 127 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
24 124 (14.29%) Data Centre
25 123 (14.17%) Open Source
26 122 (14.06%) Git (software)
27 117 (13.48%) Degree
28 115 (13.25%) .NET
29 113 (13.02%) ITIL
30 110 (12.67%) CSS

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 130 (14.98%) Apache
2 99 (11.41%) Elasticsearch
3 96 (11.06%) OpenStack
4 64 (7.37%) Node.js
5 61 (7.03%) WebSphere
6 54 (6.22%) Tomcat
6 54 (6.22%) WebLogic
7 48 (5.53%) Apache Solr
8 44 (5.07%) IIS
9 34 (3.92%) nginx
10 27 (3.11%) SharePoint
11 26 (3.00%) MS Exchange
12 22 (2.53%) CMS
13 21 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (2.07%) JBoss
15 12 (1.38%) GlassFish
16 11 (1.27%) Lync
17 10 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
18 9 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 63 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.42%) MS Office
3 8 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.35%) MS Project
6 2 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (2.88%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.23%) Magento
8 1 (0.12%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 443 (51.04%) IaaS
2 433 (49.88%) SaaS
3 259 (29.84%) Amazon AWS
4 166 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 127 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
6 66 (7.60%) Office 365
7 59 (6.80%) Heroku
8 41 (4.72%) Google App Engine
8 41 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 30 (3.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 20 (2.30%) HP Helion
11 11 (1.27%) IBM PureFlex
11 11 (1.27%) Amazon S3
11 11 (1.27%) Google Apps
12 9 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.81%) GitHub
14 5 (0.58%) iPaaS
14 5 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.46%) Terremark
15 4 (0.46%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 108 (12.44%) Firewall
2 59 (6.80%) WAN
3 55 (6.34%) LAN
4 52 (5.99%) DNS
5 45 (5.18%) Internet
6 38 (4.38%) TCP/IP
7 37 (4.26%) SAN
8 36 (4.15%) VoIP
9 34 (3.92%) VPN
10 33 (3.80%) HTTP
11 28 (3.23%) Network Security
12 24 (2.76%) DHCP
13 22 (2.53%) SSL
13 22 (2.53%) Unified Communications
14 18 (2.07%) Extranet
15 17 (1.96%) MPLS
16 16 (1.84%) PBX
16 16 (1.84%) LDAP
17 14 (1.61%) SMTP
18 13 (1.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (16.13%) MySQL
2 107 (12.33%) SQL Server
3 91 (10.48%) MongoDB
4 69 (7.95%) Big Data
5 65 (7.49%) NoSQL
6 57 (6.57%) Hadoop
7 48 (5.53%) Oracle Database
8 47 (5.41%) Couchbase
9 45 (5.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 35 (4.03%) MemSQL
11 28 (3.23%) Relational Database
12 17 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
13 16 (1.84%) Redis
14 12 (1.38%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.27%) DB2
15 11 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
16 10 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (1.04%) HBase
18 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 135 (15.55%) Jenkins
2 122 (14.06%) Git (software)
3 71 (8.18%) Subversion
4 65 (7.49%) TeamCity
5 50 (5.76%) Maven
6 35 (4.03%) Gerrit
7 31 (3.57%) Ant
8 28 (3.23%) Gradle
9 26 (3.00%) Hudson
10 20 (2.30%) Artifactory
11 14 (1.61%) JIRA
12 12 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (1.15%) Mocha
14 8 (0.92%) Jasmine
14 8 (0.92%) JUnit
15 6 (0.69%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
17 4 (0.46%) JSUnit
17 4 (0.46%) RSpec
17 4 (0.46%) Mockito
General
1 142 (16.36%) Finance
2 77 (8.87%) Retail
3 49 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 35 (4.03%) Banking
5 31 (3.57%) Marketing
6 28 (3.23%) Automotive
7 27 (3.11%) Manufacturing
8 23 (2.65%) Electronics
9 15 (1.73%) Games
10 14 (1.61%) Advertising
11 12 (1.38%) Legal
12 10 (1.15%) Back Office
12 10 (1.15%) Publishing
13 9 (1.04%) Law
14 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.81%) Online Betting
15 6 (0.69%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.23%) Local Government
16 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 228 (26.27%) Architect
2 115 (13.25%) Developer
3 73 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
4 70 (8.06%) Cloud Architect
5 59 (6.80%) Consultant
6 57 (6.57%) Administrator
7 52 (5.99%) Software Engineer
8 50 (5.76%) Cloud Engineer
9 43 (4.95%) Technical Architect
10 41 (4.72%) Linux Administrator
11 37 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
12 34 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
13 29 (3.34%) DevOps Engineer
14 28 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 27 (3.11%) Analyst
16 25 (2.88%) Java Developer
16 25 (2.88%) .NET Developer
17 23 (2.65%) Senior Software Engineer
17 23 (2.65%) Principal Engineer
18 22 (2.53%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (13.25%) .NET
2 110 (12.67%) CSS
3 100 (11.52%) HTML
4 96 (11.06%) Web Services
5 94 (10.83%) AngularJS
6 90 (10.37%) Middleware
7 67 (7.72%) ASP.NET
8 64 (7.37%) XML
9 54 (6.22%) jQuery
10 53 (6.11%) Oracle Fusion
11 42 (4.84%) RESTful
11 42 (4.84%) Spring
12 39 (4.49%) HTML5
13 36 (4.15%) REST
13 36 (4.15%) Akka
14 33 (3.80%) LAMP
15 27 (3.11%) LESS
16 25 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
16 25 (2.88%) WebCenter
17 24 (2.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 124 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 87 (10.02%) Public Cloud
3 75 (8.64%) Computer Science
4 57 (6.57%) Private Cloud
5 56 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (6.34%) Management Information System
7 47 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (3.69%) Clustering
9 29 (3.34%) Hybrid Cloud
10 26 (3.00%) Blackberry
10 26 (3.00%) BBC
11 18 (2.07%) SWIFT
12 15 (1.73%) User Experience
13 14 (1.61%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.50%) EMC VNX
15 12 (1.38%) EFT
16 11 (1.27%) DTV
16 11 (1.27%) EPoS
16 11 (1.27%) Visualisation
16 11 (1.27%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 327 (37.67%) Linux
2 165 (19.01%) Windows
3 83 (9.56%) UNIX
4 49 (5.65%) Ubuntu
5 42 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (4.03%) Android
8 27 (3.11%) Debian
9 25 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (2.65%) CentOS
11 21 (2.42%) Apple iOS
12 20 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.92%) VMS
15 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.35%) SUSE
17 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.23%) Mesosphere
18 1 (0.12%) Data ONTAP
18 1 (0.12%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (20.51%) DevOps
3 123 (14.17%) Open Source
4 113 (13.02%) ITIL
5 95 (10.94%) CRM
6 94 (10.83%) Performance Tuning
7 93 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 93 (10.71%) SOA
8 85 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (9.33%) Configuration Management
10 75 (8.64%) Change Management
10 75 (8.64%) Mentoring
11 73 (8.41%) TOGAF
12 71 (8.18%) Project Management
13 69 (7.95%) Software Engineering
14 64 (7.37%) ERP
15 63 (7.26%) PRINCE2
15 63 (7.26%) Continuous Delivery
16 59 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
17 54 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 206 (23.73%) Java
2 196 (22.58%) Python
3 159 (18.32%) JavaScript
4 101 (11.64%) Ruby
5 90 (10.37%) SQL
6 59 (6.80%) C#
7 54 (6.22%) PHP
8 52 (5.99%) Shell Script
9 49 (5.65%) Clojure
10 48 (5.53%) Scala
10 48 (5.53%) Perl
11 47 (5.41%) Bash Shell
12 24 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.84%) Jython
14 15 (1.73%) Groovy
15 12 (1.38%) C++
16 8 (0.92%) C
17 7 (0.81%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.69%) XAML
19 4 (0.46%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 117 (13.48%) Degree
2 37 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (4.03%) CCNA
4 30 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (2.65%) MCSE
5 23 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (2.53%) Security Cleared
7 14 (1.61%) CISSP
8 13 (1.50%) CCNP
8 13 (1.50%) EMC Certification
9 11 (1.27%) SC Cleared
9 11 (1.27%) VCP5
10 8 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.81%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (0.81%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.81%) HP ASE
12 6 (0.69%) VCAP
13 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.46%) CCA
14 4 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.61%) QA
2 23 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (2.30%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.46%) COBIT
4 4 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 168 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (6.57%) KVM
2 57 (6.57%) Docker
3 51 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 36 (4.15%) Oracle RAC
5 34 (3.92%) vCloud
6 32 (3.69%) VirtualBox
7 31 (3.57%) vSphere
8 30 (3.46%) Varnish
9 26 (3.00%) Samba
9 26 (3.00%) GlusterFS
10 25 (2.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 24 (2.76%) Hyper-V
12 21 (2.42%) Xen
13 19 (2.19%) LXC
14 13 (1.50%) VMware ESX
15 7 (0.81%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.69%) Firmware
17 5 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
18 4 (0.46%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 161 (18.55%) Opscode Chef
2 154 (17.74%) Puppet
3 48 (5.53%) Ansible
4 45 (5.18%) Graphite
5 33 (3.80%) logstash
5 33 (3.80%) ZABBIX
6 28 (3.23%) Vagrant
7 26 (3.00%) StatsD
7 26 (3.00%) HAProxy
7 26 (3.00%) Nagios
7 26 (3.00%) Kibana
8 19 (2.19%) SCCM
9 16 (1.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 16 (1.84%) Oracle Identity Management
10 14 (1.61%) Cacti
10 14 (1.61%) Ganglia
11 10 (1.15%) Salt
12 9 (1.04%) SCOM
13 8 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (0.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 212 (24.42%) VMware
2 171 (19.70%) Oracle
3 133 (15.32%) Microsoft
4 129 (14.86%) Cisco
5 71 (8.18%) HP
6 61 (7.03%) Google
7 52 (5.99%) Red Hat
8 47 (5.41%) EMC
9 44 (5.07%) IBM
10 41 (4.72%) hybris
11 36 (4.15%) ATG
11 36 (4.15%) Rackspace
12 29 (3.34%) Citrix
12 29 (3.34%) NetApp
13 28 (3.23%) Juniper
14 26 (3.00%) Dell
14 26 (3.00%) SAP
14 26 (3.00%) New Relic
15 25 (2.88%) CheckPoint
16 21 (2.42%) Demandware
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38,000 per annum plus share options
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + bonus + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum £22,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum £35,000 to £38,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETETIVE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sainsbury
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago