The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 191 185 177
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.20% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.33% 2.60% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £62,500 £53,500 £86,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.82% -37.97%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -7.07%
PaaS
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
305 308 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.93% 7.58% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 268 197 121
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PaaS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Manchester

PaaS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture