The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 128 153 174
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +21
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 34 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 0.033% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.18% 0.78% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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
224 129 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.86% 4.32% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 134 85 67
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £29,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Scotland

PaaS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 34 £45,000 -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 42 (76.36%) Docker
2 41 (74.55%) IaaS
3 40 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (70.91%) SOA
5 38 (69.09%) Java
6 37 (67.27%) Amazon AWS
7 36 (65.45%) Finance
7 36 (65.45%) Linux
7 36 (65.45%) Configuration Management
8 31 (56.36%) DevOps
9 28 (50.91%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (49.09%) Microservices
11 26 (47.27%) Analytics
12 25 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (41.82%) Visualisation
13 23 (41.82%) Amazon EC2
13 23 (41.82%) Amazon S3
13 23 (41.82%) Degree
13 23 (41.82%) TDD
13 23 (41.82%) Service Delivery
13 23 (41.82%) Unix
13 23 (41.82%) Windows
13 23 (41.82%) Software Distribution
13 23 (41.82%) Machine Learning
13 23 (41.82%) Performance Monitoring
13 23 (41.82%) Mesos
13 23 (41.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 23 (41.82%) Kubernetes
13 23 (41.82%) Hybrid Cloud
13 23 (41.82%) SDLC

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.64%) JBoss
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 41 (74.55%) IaaS
2 37 (67.27%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (41.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 23 (41.82%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (41.82%) Amazon S3
5 14 (25.45%) SaaS
6 2 (3.64%) GitHub
6 2 (3.64%) Google App Engine
6 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.64%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (3.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) AMQP
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Maven
2 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (65.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Billing
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Architect
3 14 (25.45%) Cloud Developer
4 13 (23.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Development Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Monitoring Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Service Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Automation Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Digital Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) Middleware
2 14 (25.45%) CSS
2 14 (25.45%) CSS3
2 14 (25.45%) HTML
2 14 (25.45%) HTML5
2 14 (25.45%) jQuery
2 14 (25.45%) REST
3 2 (3.64%) J2EE
3 2 (3.64%) Java EE
3 2 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.82%) Hybrid Cloud
1 23 (41.82%) Visualisation
2 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 36 (65.45%) Linux
2 23 (41.82%) Unix
2 23 (41.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (70.91%) SOA
3 36 (65.45%) Configuration Management
4 31 (56.36%) DevOps
5 28 (50.91%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (49.09%) Microservices
7 26 (47.27%) Analytics
8 23 (41.82%) Machine Learning
8 23 (41.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 23 (41.82%) SDLC
8 23 (41.82%) Service Delivery
8 23 (41.82%) Software Distribution
8 23 (41.82%) TDD
9 19 (34.55%) Open Source
9 19 (34.55%) Software Engineering
10 14 (25.45%) BDD
11 13 (23.64%) Network Design
12 8 (14.55%) CRM
13 5 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
14 4 (7.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) Python
3 13 (23.64%) Perl
4 5 (9.09%) C
5 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.27%) Ruby
6 2 (3.64%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) Degree
System Software
1 42 (76.36%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (41.82%) Kubernetes
1 23 (41.82%) Mesos
2 19 (34.55%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (34.55%) Puppet
3 17 (30.91%) Ansible
4 2 (3.64%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (12.73%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) Google
3 2 (3.64%) Sybase
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft