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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 124 135 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 10 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.17% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.68% 3.45% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £78,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +8.57%
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
176 116 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.11% 4.99% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 127 101 82
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1 October 2014.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) IaaS
2 10 (71.43%) SaaS
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Ruby
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) RSpec
5 4 (28.57%) Puppet
5 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) XSLT
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
7 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) IPv6
7 2 (14.29%) MVC

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) IaaS
2 10 (71.43%) SaaS
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) IPv6
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) RSpec
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) XSLT
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (7.14%) Video on Demand
2 1 (7.14%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Ruby
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com