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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 118 123 133
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 19 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.82% 0.81% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.56% 9.38% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 3
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
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
180 192 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.76% 8.59% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 139 148 78
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 26 February 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 23 (79.31%) SaaS
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) C#
3 14 (48.28%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
5 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) MVC
5 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (37.93%) SQL
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
8 9 (31.03%) IaaS
8 9 (31.03%) IIS
9 8 (27.59%) DevOps
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
11 6 (20.69%) jQuery
11 6 (20.69%) SCCM
11 6 (20.69%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) HTML
11 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
11 6 (20.69%) CSS
11 6 (20.69%) Web Services
11 6 (20.69%) XML
11 6 (20.69%) XSLT
11 6 (20.69%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (20.69%) Red Gate

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 9 (31.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (79.31%) SaaS
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (31.03%) IaaS
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (13.79%) Office 365
5 1 (3.45%) Google App Engine
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
2 3 (10.34%) SMTP
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
2 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.69%) Mercurial
2 6 (20.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Developer
1 6 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
1 6 (20.69%) Administrator
1 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
1 6 (20.69%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Managing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 6 (20.69%) Web Services
3 6 (20.69%) XML
3 6 (20.69%) XSLT
3 6 (20.69%) jQuery
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) Sensu
4 1 (3.45%) LAMP
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Economics
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 8 (27.59%) DevOps
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Business Development
5 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.34%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.45%) Quantitative Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.45%) Marketing Strategy
8 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) MBA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Cacti
2 1 (3.45%) Ganglia
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Red Gate
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) BMC
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) PlateSpin
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Splunk
6 1 (3.45%) Sun
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