The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 172 152 144
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.026% 0.071% 0.041%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.33% 4.44% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%
Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.95% 1.60% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 68 45 35
Average salary £35,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,850 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
PaaS
West Yorkshire

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 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix