The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 115 117 132
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 17 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.94% 1.25% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.90% 10.00% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 2
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £69,750 £85,250
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +22.22%
PaaS
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
288 280 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.98% 12.52% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 252 169 118
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £105,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PaaS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Reading

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 26 (74.29%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (62.86%) Linux
3 21 (60.00%) Python
3 21 (60.00%) Open Source
4 20 (57.14%) Java
4 20 (57.14%) IaaS
5 19 (54.29%) Apache
6 18 (51.43%) SaaS
7 16 (45.71%) Bash Shell
7 16 (45.71%) SOA
7 16 (45.71%) SQL
8 15 (42.86%) OpenStack
9 14 (40.00%) High Availability
9 14 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (37.14%) Subversion
10 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
10 13 (37.14%) nginx
10 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (34.29%) VMware
12 11 (31.43%) MySQL
12 11 (31.43%) Perl
12 11 (31.43%) Web Services
12 11 (31.43%) Windows
12 11 (31.43%) LAMP
13 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
13 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
13 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 10 (28.57%) IPv4

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 19 (54.29%) Apache
2 15 (42.86%) OpenStack
3 13 (37.14%) nginx
4 8 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (20.00%) IIS
6 6 (17.14%) JBoss
6 6 (17.14%) MQSeries
6 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
6 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
6 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
7 5 (14.29%) CloudStack
7 5 (14.29%) Drupal
7 5 (14.29%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (74.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (57.14%) IaaS
3 18 (51.43%) SaaS
4 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (17.14%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (5.71%) Office 365
7 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) IPv4
2 8 (22.86%) HTTP
3 6 (17.14%) LDAP
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (5.71%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.86%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) MPLS
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) SMTP
6 1 (2.86%) SSL
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) MySQL
2 10 (28.57%) Big Data
2 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 8 (22.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
3 8 (22.86%) Redis
3 8 (22.86%) Riak
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
1 13 (37.14%) Subversion
2 8 (22.86%) Bugzilla
2 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.86%) JIRA
2 8 (22.86%) Selenium
2 8 (22.86%) Trac
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Presales Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Applications Support
4 6 (17.14%) Cloud Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Linux Support
5 5 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Java Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Java Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Java Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Open Source Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Presales Solution Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) LAMP
1 11 (31.43%) Web Services
2 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) JSON
2 8 (22.86%) Kafka
2 8 (22.86%) REST
2 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (22.86%) WebSockets
2 8 (22.86%) XML
3 6 (17.14%) Middleware
3 6 (17.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (14.29%) Sensu
5 4 (11.43%) RESTful
5 4 (11.43%) SOAP
6 2 (5.71%) WAP
7 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) PKI
2 5 (14.29%) iPad
3 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Internet of Things
4 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
4 2 (5.71%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (31.43%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
5 7 (20.00%) Unix
6 6 (17.14%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Open Source
2 16 (45.71%) SOA
3 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) High Availability
4 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Defensive Programming
5 8 (22.86%) Logistics
5 8 (22.86%) Memory Management
5 8 (22.86%) User Stories
6 7 (20.00%) DevOps
6 7 (20.00%) Presales
7 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.57%) Analytics
9 3 (8.57%) Business Analytics
9 3 (8.57%) Open Source Development
10 2 (5.71%) Marketing Strategy
10 2 (5.71%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Python
2 20 (57.14%) Java
3 16 (45.71%) Bash Shell
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 11 (31.43%) Perl
5 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
6 6 (17.14%) Tcl
7 5 (14.29%) PHP
7 5 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) COBIT
1 1 (2.86%) COSO
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Docker
1 10 (28.57%) KVM
1 10 (28.57%) VirtualBox
1 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (22.86%) HDFS
3 5 (14.29%) GlusterFS
3 5 (14.29%) Varnish
4 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (25.71%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) Ambari
2 8 (22.86%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (22.86%) Kibana
3 5 (14.29%) Cacti
3 5 (14.29%) Ganglia
3 5 (14.29%) Nagios
3 5 (14.29%) OpenView
3 5 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (11.43%) Ansible
5 2 (5.71%) SCDPM
5 2 (5.71%) SCOM
5 2 (5.71%) SCOrch
5 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) BMC
4 5 (14.29%) Splunk
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) Google
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) F5