The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 166 171 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.059% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.78% 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £58,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
PaaS
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
144 79 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.02% 2.32% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 132 66 48
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.11%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PaaS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Leeds

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Leeds

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Apache
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Ruby
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) vSphere
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (70.00%) Firmware
3 7 (70.00%) Internet
3 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (70.00%) Python
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) IaaS
4 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Heroku
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (10.00%) OpenStack

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (80.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) WordPress
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (10.00%) Heroku
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
1 8 (80.00%) Ruby
2 7 (70.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Firmware
1 7 (70.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft