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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 87 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.23% 0.47% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.67% 4.13% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £40,500 £55,000 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.36% -13.38%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%
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
75 121 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.69% 11.46% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 70 117 32
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.69%

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 30 September 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Docker
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Go
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra

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 4 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Go
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft