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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 159 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.095% 0.027% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.70% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
176 125 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.56% 3.40% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 111 83 75
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 3 - -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BPR
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com