The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 83 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.31% - 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.08% - 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £42,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +23.59%
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
59 132 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.05% 12.14% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 128 43
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 13 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
3 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
3 11 (84.62%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (76.92%) Go
4 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
4 10 (76.92%) Ruby
5 7 (53.85%) Ansible
5 7 (53.85%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (46.15%) DevOps
6 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (38.46%) vSphere
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) Pair Programming
8 4 (30.77%) Heroku
8 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (23.08%) Redis
9 3 (23.08%) Web Services
9 3 (23.08%) Python
9 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (15.38%) IaaS
10 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
10 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
11 1 (7.69%) vCloud
11 1 (7.69%) Neo4j

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 13 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Heroku
3 2 (15.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (23.08%) Redis
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) DevOps
6 4 (30.77%) Pair Programming
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
3 10 (76.92%) Go
3 10 (76.92%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Python
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) New Relic
1 1 (7.69%) Splunk
1 1 (7.69%) VMware