The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £63,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
PaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
20 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.09% 2.90% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 4
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £50,450
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PaaS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Kent

PaaS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Maidstone - 1 £63,500 -
PaaS
South East

PaaS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Release Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft