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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 169 182 146
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -36
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.031% 0.027% 0.076%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.61% 0.81% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
165 123 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.04% 3.37% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 113 110 58
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Heroku
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Sage
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft