The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
PaaS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
201 62 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.52% 1.88% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 152 46 35
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £26,246
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £53,500 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PaaS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Scotland

PaaS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) EMC

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) EMC