The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 205 234 248
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 29 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.18% 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.43% 2.46% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 3
Median salary £60,000 £63,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.92%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
PaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
534 448 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.77% 7.35% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 429 364 246
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PaaS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PaaS Salary Trend in the North West

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the North West

PaaS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +29 11 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Manchester +9 9 £60,000 -5.88% 2
Merseyside - 7 £60,000 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 North West region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 39 (53.42%) IaaS
2 37 (50.68%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (45.21%) SaaS
4 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (41.10%) Docker
5 30 (41.10%) Data Centre
6 29 (39.73%) Java
7 28 (38.36%) ITIL
8 27 (36.99%) Software Engineering
9 26 (35.62%) Citrix
9 26 (35.62%) Project Management
10 25 (34.25%) Maven
10 25 (34.25%) Amazon EC2
11 24 (32.88%) HP
11 24 (32.88%) Windows
11 24 (32.88%) SQL
12 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
12 23 (31.51%) JSON
12 23 (31.51%) DevOps
13 22 (30.14%) SOA
14 21 (28.77%) Middleware
14 21 (28.77%) VMware
14 21 (28.77%) IIS
14 21 (28.77%) XML
14 21 (28.77%) Apache
14 21 (28.77%) TOGAF
14 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (27.40%) QA
15 20 (27.40%) Test Scripting
15 20 (27.40%) Apache Cassandra

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (28.77%) Apache
1 21 (28.77%) IIS
2 16 (21.92%) Confluence
2 16 (21.92%) WebSphere
3 12 (16.44%) Mule
4 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
5 8 (10.96%) JBoss
6 6 (8.22%) WebLogic
7 5 (6.85%) Apache Spark
8 4 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
9 3 (4.11%) Drupal
9 3 (4.11%) Node.js
9 3 (4.11%) WordPress
10 2 (2.74%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.74%) nginx
10 2 (2.74%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (2.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 39 (53.42%) IaaS
2 37 (50.68%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (45.21%) SaaS
4 25 (34.25%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (17.81%) GitHub
7 12 (16.44%) Amazon S3
7 12 (16.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (4.11%) Office 365
9 2 (2.74%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) SAN
2 8 (10.96%) SPDY
3 5 (6.85%) LAN
3 5 (6.85%) WAN
4 3 (4.11%) HTTPS
4 3 (4.11%) VPN
5 2 (2.74%) DHCP
5 2 (2.74%) DNS
5 2 (2.74%) HTTP
5 2 (2.74%) LDAP
5 2 (2.74%) VXLAN
6 1 (1.37%) Internet
6 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (17.81%) MySQL
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
3 12 (16.44%) Couchbase
3 12 (16.44%) Hazelcast
4 8 (10.96%) DB2
4 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) Maven
2 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
3 20 (27.40%) Jenkins
4 16 (21.92%) JIRA
5 12 (16.44%) git-flow
5 12 (16.44%) Hudson
6 8 (10.96%) Selenium
7 5 (6.85%) gulp
8 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (26.03%) Banking
2 18 (24.66%) Finance
3 11 (15.07%) Publishing
4 5 (6.85%) Games
4 5 (6.85%) iGaming
4 5 (6.85%) Law
5 3 (4.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) Software Developer
3 16 (21.92%) Java Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Software Engineer
5 12 (16.44%) Architect
5 12 (16.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 12 (16.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 12 (16.44%) Java Engineer
5 12 (16.44%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (16.44%) Team Leader
6 11 (15.07%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (15.07%) SOA Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Senior Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (10.96%) Citrix Team Leader
9 8 (10.96%) Consultant
9 8 (10.96%) UI Developer
9 8 (10.96%) UI/UX Developer
9 8 (10.96%) UX Developer
10 7 (9.59%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) JSON
2 21 (28.77%) Middleware
2 21 (28.77%) XML
3 18 (24.66%) HTML
3 18 (24.66%) HTML5
3 18 (24.66%) jQuery
4 16 (21.92%) CSS
5 13 (17.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (16.44%) Apache Avro
6 12 (16.44%) Apache Camel
6 12 (16.44%) Apache Thrift
6 12 (16.44%) EDI
6 12 (16.44%) JMS
6 12 (16.44%) Protocol Buffers
6 12 (16.44%) SOAP
6 12 (16.44%) ZeroMQ
7 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
7 11 (15.07%) CSS3
8 8 (10.96%) D3.js
8 8 (10.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (41.10%) Data Centre
2 16 (21.92%) Wiki
3 12 (16.44%) Algorithms
4 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (15.07%) User Experience
5 8 (10.96%) CMDB
5 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.74%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.37%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Windows
2 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
3 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (13.70%) Linux
5 9 (12.33%) Unix
6 5 (6.85%) CoreOS
7 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.11%) Android
8 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.36%) ITIL
3 27 (36.99%) Software Engineering
4 26 (35.62%) Project Management
5 23 (31.51%) DevOps
6 22 (30.14%) SOA
7 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (28.77%) TOGAF
8 20 (27.40%) ITIL V3
8 20 (27.40%) Microservices
8 20 (27.40%) Scrum
8 20 (27.40%) Test Scripting
9 19 (26.03%) Web Development
10 17 (23.29%) Mentoring
11 16 (21.92%) Converged Infrastructure
11 16 (21.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (21.92%) Infrastructure Management
11 16 (21.92%) Open Source
11 16 (21.92%) Technical Architecture
12 15 (20.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) Java
2 24 (32.88%) SQL
3 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
4 16 (21.92%) PowerShell
5 9 (12.33%) Python
6 8 (10.96%) TypeScript
7 7 (9.59%) C++
7 7 (9.59%) Ruby
8 3 (4.11%) C#
8 3 (4.11%) PHP
9 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.74%) Go
9 2 (2.74%) Perl
9 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Degree
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (13.70%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (10.96%) ISEB
4 8 (10.96%) PMI Certification
4 8 (10.96%) PMP
5 2 (2.74%) CCNA
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.74%) EMC Certification
5 2 (2.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.40%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (41.10%) Docker
2 16 (21.92%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (21.92%) XenApp
3 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) SCOM
1 17 (23.29%) SCOrch
2 16 (21.92%) EdgeSight
2 16 (21.92%) Nagios
3 10 (13.70%) SCVMM
4 8 (10.96%) SCCM
5 7 (9.59%) Kubernetes
6 6 (8.22%) Puppet
7 2 (2.74%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.37%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Citrix
2 24 (32.88%) HP
3 21 (28.77%) VMware
4 18 (24.66%) Oracle
5 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
6 14 (19.18%) WSO2
7 12 (16.44%) Google
7 12 (16.44%) IBM
7 12 (16.44%) webMethods
8 10 (13.70%) Cisco
8 10 (13.70%) EMC
9 8 (10.96%) Atlassian
9 8 (10.96%) BMC
9 8 (10.96%) CheckPoint
9 8 (10.96%) Juniper
9 8 (10.96%) NetApp
10 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (4.11%) Sencha
11 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
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