The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 111 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 31 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.38% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.76% 2.04% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 2
Average salary £67,500 - £61,250
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £60,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 - £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
288 147 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.81% 6.15% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 173 113 153
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 45 (77.59%) SaaS
2 39 (67.24%) Linux
3 29 (50.00%) Open Source
4 26 (44.83%) Computer Science
5 23 (39.66%) Oracle
5 23 (39.66%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (34.48%) WebLogic
7 19 (32.76%) Web Services
7 19 (32.76%) Middleware
7 19 (32.76%) Public Cloud
7 19 (32.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database
8 18 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (31.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 18 (31.03%) Oracle RAC
8 18 (31.03%) WebSphere
9 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (25.86%) Degree
10 15 (25.86%) Nagios
10 15 (25.86%) MySQL
10 15 (25.86%) Apache
10 15 (25.86%) Cacti
10 15 (25.86%) Ganglia
11 14 (24.14%) IaaS
11 14 (24.14%) DevOps
12 13 (22.41%) Firewall
13 12 (20.69%) Oracle Applications
13 12 (20.69%) Clustering
13 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
13 12 (20.69%) Mentoring

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 20 (34.48%) WebLogic
2 18 (31.03%) WebSphere
3 15 (25.86%) Apache
4 9 (15.52%) Eucalyptus
5 7 (12.07%) IIS
6 6 (10.34%) JBoss
6 6 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (10.34%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.45%) Node.js
8 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 45 (77.59%) SaaS
2 14 (24.14%) IaaS
3 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (6.90%) Office 365
6 1 (1.72%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.72%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) Internet
3 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.34%) DNS
4 6 (10.34%) DHCP
4 6 (10.34%) SSH
5 4 (6.90%) VPN
6 3 (5.17%) HTTPS
6 3 (5.17%) HTTP
6 3 (5.17%) LAN
6 3 (5.17%) WAN
6 3 (5.17%) SMTP
6 3 (5.17%) Wireless
7 1 (1.72%) IPsec
7 1 (1.72%) IKE
7 1 (1.72%) Network Security
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle Database
2 15 (25.86%) MySQL
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.45%) Big Data
7 1 (1.72%) Essbase
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) DBA
2 14 (24.14%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Senior DBA
4 11 (18.97%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Administrator
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Data Centre Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Web Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Consultant
9 1 (1.72%) Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) Web Services
1 19 (32.76%) Middleware
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 18 (31.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 11 (18.97%) LAMP
4 9 (15.52%) Sensu
5 8 (13.79%) .NET
6 7 (12.07%) WebCenter
7 6 (10.34%) Memcached
7 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 6 (10.34%) Esper
8 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.45%) Bing Maps
10 2 (3.45%) Apache Camel
10 2 (3.45%) Google Maps API
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.72%) Samza
11 1 (1.72%) Kafka
11 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.83%) Computer Science
2 19 (32.76%) Public Cloud
3 12 (20.69%) Clustering
4 7 (12.07%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Exalogic
5 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (10.34%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (10.34%) Statistics
6 3 (5.17%) Economics
6 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.45%) Telematics
8 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.72%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.72%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 39 (67.24%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Open Source
2 23 (39.66%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (24.14%) DevOps
6 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
6 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
7 9 (15.52%) Migration
7 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
8 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
9 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.07%) Change Management
9 7 (12.07%) Scrum
10 6 (10.34%) Identity Management
10 6 (10.34%) Content Management
10 6 (10.34%) CRM
10 6 (10.34%) ERP
10 6 (10.34%) SOA
10 6 (10.34%) Performance Management
11 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) Python
2 8 (13.79%) C#
2 8 (13.79%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) Perl
3 7 (12.07%) PHP
4 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.72%) Scala
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.72%) Go
5 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) MBA
3 1 (1.72%) JNCIP
3 1 (1.72%) CCNP
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (31.03%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (25.86%) Cacti
1 15 (25.86%) Ganglia
1 15 (25.86%) Nagios
2 9 (15.52%) OpenView
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (10.34%) Data Guard
3 6 (10.34%) ZABBIX
3 6 (10.34%) Puppet
3 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.34%) collectd
3 6 (10.34%) logstash
3 6 (10.34%) Salt
3 6 (10.34%) Graphite
4 4 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) BMC
3 9 (15.52%) Sun
3 9 (15.52%) Splunk
4 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) VMware
6 4 (6.90%) Red Gate
7 3 (5.17%) Xamarin
7 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.45%) Google
8 2 (3.45%) PlateSpin
8 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco
9 1 (1.72%) Juniper
9 1 (1.72%) F5