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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 125 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 13 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.59% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.26% 8.19% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 1
Average salary £41,500 £52,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.95% -38.23%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
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
106 171 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.48% 7.22% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 93 126 83
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 23 January 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (72.73%) SaaS
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) .NET
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) MVC
5 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) IIS
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
8 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 6 (27.27%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 6 (27.27%) XSLT
8 6 (27.27%) Mercurial
9 5 (22.73%) IaaS
9 5 (22.73%) DevOps
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) SCCM
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Scrum

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (31.82%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) SaaS
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (22.73%) IaaS
4 3 (13.64%) Office 365
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SMTP
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) HTTPS
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 6 (27.27%) Mercurial
3 4 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) XSLT
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Ajax
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Economics
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Business Development
6 2 (9.09%) Operations Management
6 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) ITSM
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) MBA
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Red Gate
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) Lotus
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits package
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