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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 474 611 665
Rank change year-on-year
+137 +54
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 473 304 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.61% 4.50% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 329 213 146
Average salary £60,000 £54,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.09% -16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -19.64%
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
8426 6760 4820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.27% 6.21% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6904 5434 4134
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +6 185 £65,000 +18.18% 9
South East +89 125 £55,000 +15.78% 17
South West +46 62 £65,000 +62.50% 11
East of England +2 35 £70,000 +59.09% 2
West Midlands +1 19 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Yorkshire +11 17 £60,000 +33.33% 2
North West +2 14 £75,000 +17.64% 2
North East - 9 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +6 6 £55,000 - 2
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 442 (52.06%) SaaS
2 407 (47.94%) IaaS
3 334 (39.34%) Linux
4 275 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
5 255 (30.04%) Amazon AWS
6 201 (23.67%) Java
7 195 (22.97%) VMware
8 184 (21.67%) Python
9 181 (21.32%) DevOps
10 164 (19.32%) Oracle
11 163 (19.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 163 (19.20%) Puppet
11 163 (19.20%) Opscode Chef
12 162 (19.08%) Windows
13 159 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 152 (17.90%) JavaScript
15 141 (16.61%) Finance
16 136 (16.02%) Apache
17 128 (15.08%) MySQL
17 128 (15.08%) Microsoft
18 126 (14.84%) Jenkins
19 125 (14.72%) Degree
20 123 (14.49%) Git (software)
20 123 (14.49%) Web Services
21 122 (14.37%) Cloud Computing
22 121 (14.25%) Cisco
22 121 (14.25%) Data Centre
23 119 (14.02%) Firewall
24 117 (13.78%) Open Source
25 115 (13.55%) .NET

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 136 (16.02%) Apache
2 91 (10.72%) OpenStack
3 86 (10.13%) Elasticsearch
4 59 (6.95%) Node.js
5 58 (6.83%) Tomcat
6 51 (6.01%) WebSphere
7 50 (5.89%) WebLogic
8 48 (5.65%) IIS
9 46 (5.42%) Apache Solr
10 39 (4.59%) nginx
11 27 (3.18%) MS Exchange
12 23 (2.71%) SharePoint
13 18 (2.12%) Cloud Foundry
14 16 (1.88%) JBoss
15 14 (1.65%) CMS
16 12 (1.41%) Confluence
17 11 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
18 10 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
19 9 (1.06%) Eucalyptus
19 9 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 62 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.06%) MS Office
3 10 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.24%) SPSS
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.47%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.12%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.12%) Magento
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 442 (52.06%) SaaS
2 407 (47.94%) IaaS
3 255 (30.04%) Amazon AWS
4 163 (19.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 122 (14.37%) Cloud Computing
6 70 (8.24%) Office 365
7 59 (6.95%) Heroku
8 39 (4.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 38 (4.48%) Google App Engine
10 22 (2.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 19 (2.24%) HP Helion
12 15 (1.77%) Google Apps
13 13 (1.53%) GitHub
14 12 (1.41%) Amazon S3
15 11 (1.30%) Terremark
16 8 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
17 6 (0.71%) Route 53
18 5 (0.59%) Force.com
19 4 (0.47%) OpenShift
20 3 (0.35%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (14.02%) Firewall
2 60 (7.07%) WAN
3 57 (6.71%) LAN
4 52 (6.12%) DNS
5 50 (5.89%) TCP/IP
6 45 (5.30%) Internet
7 44 (5.18%) VoIP
8 41 (4.83%) VPN
9 33 (3.89%) SAN
10 31 (3.65%) HTTP
11 29 (3.42%) Network Security
12 23 (2.71%) Unified Communications
13 22 (2.59%) DHCP
14 20 (2.36%) PBX
15 19 (2.24%) MPLS
16 18 (2.12%) SSL
16 18 (2.12%) SMTP
17 17 (2.00%) HTTPS
18 16 (1.88%) ISDN
19 15 (1.77%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (15.08%) MySQL
2 107 (12.60%) SQL Server
3 87 (10.25%) MongoDB
4 64 (7.54%) NoSQL
5 50 (5.89%) Oracle Database
6 49 (5.77%) Big Data
6 49 (5.77%) Hadoop
7 34 (4.00%) Couchbase
8 31 (3.65%) Relational Database
9 30 (3.53%) MemSQL
10 29 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
12 16 (1.88%) DB2
13 14 (1.65%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
16 8 (0.94%) HBase
16 8 (0.94%) Redis
16 8 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
17 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 126 (14.84%) Jenkins
2 123 (14.49%) Git (software)
3 62 (7.30%) Subversion
4 61 (7.18%) TeamCity
5 45 (5.30%) Maven
6 30 (3.53%) Gerrit
7 26 (3.06%) Ant
8 25 (2.94%) Gradle
8 25 (2.94%) Hudson
9 19 (2.24%) Artifactory
10 17 (2.00%) JIRA
11 16 (1.88%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (1.30%) Mocha
13 10 (1.18%) RSpec
14 8 (0.94%) Jasmine
15 7 (0.82%) Cucumber
16 6 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
17 5 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 4 (0.47%) JUnit
19 3 (0.35%) JSUnit
General
1 141 (16.61%) Finance
2 74 (8.72%) Retail
3 50 (5.89%) Telecoms
4 41 (4.83%) Banking
5 32 (3.77%) Marketing
6 28 (3.30%) Automotive
7 27 (3.18%) Manufacturing
8 26 (3.06%) Electronics
9 12 (1.41%) Legal
10 11 (1.30%) Games
10 11 (1.30%) Law
11 10 (1.18%) Advertising
12 8 (0.94%) Publishing
13 7 (0.82%) Back Office
13 7 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.82%) Online Betting
14 6 (0.71%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.24%) Local Government
15 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 190 (22.38%) Architect
2 120 (14.13%) Developer
3 65 (7.66%) Solutions Architect
4 57 (6.71%) Cloud Architect
4 57 (6.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 56 (6.60%) Consultant
6 49 (5.77%) Administrator
7 46 (5.42%) Software Engineer
8 43 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
9 36 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 35 (4.12%) Linux Engineer
11 34 (4.00%) Analyst
12 33 (3.89%) Linux Administrator
13 30 (3.53%) Java Developer
14 29 (3.42%) Technical Architect
15 27 (3.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 26 (3.06%) .NET Developer
16 26 (3.06%) Enterprise Architect
17 25 (2.94%) Senior Developer
18 23 (2.71%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (14.49%) Web Services
2 115 (13.55%) .NET
3 100 (11.78%) CSS
4 93 (10.95%) HTML
5 92 (10.84%) Middleware
6 72 (8.48%) AngularJS
7 71 (8.36%) XML
8 68 (8.01%) ASP.NET
9 50 (5.89%) Oracle Fusion
10 47 (5.54%) jQuery
11 43 (5.06%) RESTful
12 37 (4.36%) LAMP
13 35 (4.12%) Spring
14 32 (3.77%) REST
15 31 (3.65%) Akka
16 27 (3.18%) JSON
17 26 (3.06%) WebCenter
17 26 (3.06%) SOAP
18 23 (2.71%) HTML5
18 23 (2.71%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 121 (14.25%) Data Centre
2 79 (9.31%) Computer Science
3 78 (9.19%) Public Cloud
4 69 (8.13%) Management Information System
5 60 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (6.48%) Private Cloud
7 46 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (3.42%) Clustering
9 28 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
10 26 (3.06%) BBC
10 26 (3.06%) Blackberry
11 20 (2.36%) SWIFT
12 15 (1.77%) BYOD
13 14 (1.65%) User Experience
14 12 (1.41%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.41%) EPoS
14 12 (1.41%) EFT
15 11 (1.30%) iSeries
15 11 (1.30%) Wiki
16 10 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 334 (39.34%) Linux
2 162 (19.08%) Windows
3 94 (11.07%) UNIX
4 59 (6.95%) Ubuntu
5 47 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (3.42%) CentOS
7 29 (3.42%) Debian
7 29 (3.42%) Android
8 26 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (2.71%) Oracle Linux
10 18 (2.12%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (1.30%) VMS
12 6 (0.71%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.35%) SUSE
15 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (21.32%) DevOps
3 117 (13.78%) Open Source
4 111 (13.07%) SOA
5 109 (12.84%) ITIL
6 99 (11.66%) E-Commerce
7 97 (11.43%) CRM
7 97 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
8 91 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
9 86 (10.13%) Configuration Management
10 81 (9.54%) Mentoring
11 78 (9.19%) Project Management
12 73 (8.60%) Change Management
13 66 (7.77%) TOGAF
14 65 (7.66%) Continuous Delivery
15 62 (7.30%) Software Engineering
16 60 (7.07%) MVC
16 60 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
17 59 (6.95%) ERP
18 58 (6.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 201 (23.67%) Java
2 184 (21.67%) Python
3 152 (17.90%) JavaScript
4 94 (11.07%) SQL
5 93 (10.95%) Ruby
6 63 (7.42%) C#
7 61 (7.18%) Perl
8 56 (6.60%) PHP
8 56 (6.60%) Bash Shell
9 53 (6.24%) Shell Script
10 46 (5.42%) Scala
11 39 (4.59%) Clojure
12 20 (2.36%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.12%) Jython
14 15 (1.77%) C++
15 11 (1.30%) C
16 8 (0.94%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.82%) Groovy
18 5 (0.59%) XAML
18 5 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 125 (14.72%) Degree
2 44 (5.18%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (4.95%) CCNA
4 29 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 25 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (2.83%) MCSE
7 20 (2.36%) Security Cleared
8 15 (1.77%) CISSP
9 14 (1.65%) CCNP
10 12 (1.41%) VCP5
11 9 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.06%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.94%) HP ASE
12 8 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.82%) Check Point Certification
13 7 (0.82%) EMC Certification
14 4 (0.47%) CCA
14 4 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.18%) QA
2 18 (2.12%) ISO 9001
3 17 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.47%) COBIT
4 4 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 159 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (7.07%) KVM
3 59 (6.95%) Active Directory
4 45 (5.30%) Docker
5 37 (4.36%) VirtualBox
6 33 (3.89%) Oracle RAC
7 31 (3.65%) Varnish
8 29 (3.42%) vCloud
8 29 (3.42%) vSphere
9 26 (3.06%) GlusterFS
9 26 (3.06%) Samba
10 24 (2.83%) Hyper-V
11 22 (2.59%) Xen
11 22 (2.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 18 (2.12%) LXC
12 18 (2.12%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.94%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.24%) Firmware
14 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 163 (19.20%) Puppet
1 163 (19.20%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (5.89%) Graphite
3 36 (4.24%) logstash
4 34 (4.00%) Nagios
5 33 (3.89%) ZABBIX
5 33 (3.89%) Ansible
6 28 (3.30%) Vagrant
7 26 (3.06%) HAProxy
7 26 (3.06%) Kibana
7 26 (3.06%) StatsD
8 18 (2.12%) Oracle Identity Management
9 17 (2.00%) Cacti
9 17 (2.00%) Ganglia
10 14 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 12 (1.41%) SCCM
12 9 (1.06%) OpenView
12 9 (1.06%) Salt
13 8 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
14 7 (0.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 195 (22.97%) VMware
2 164 (19.32%) Oracle
3 128 (15.08%) Microsoft
4 121 (14.25%) Cisco
5 70 (8.24%) HP
6 62 (7.30%) Red Hat
7 60 (7.07%) Google
8 40 (4.71%) hybris
8 40 (4.71%) Rackspace
9 35 (4.12%) IBM
10 33 (3.89%) EMC
11 28 (3.30%) Citrix
11 28 (3.30%) Juniper
12 27 (3.18%) New Relic
13 26 (3.06%) Dell
14 24 (2.83%) CheckPoint
15 23 (2.71%) ATG
16 22 (2.59%) 3PAR
16 22 (2.59%) NetApp
16 22 (2.59%) SAP
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