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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 126 164 -
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 23 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.061% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.13% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
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
252 197 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.17% 6.03% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 176 111 115
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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
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 28 August 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 +30 22 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 56 (93.33%) Docker
2 51 (85.00%) Finance
3 49 (81.67%) Java
4 47 (78.33%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (73.33%) IaaS
6 43 (71.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (61.67%) Linux
7 37 (61.67%) Configuration Management
8 35 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (58.33%) DevOps
9 34 (56.67%) Analytics
10 33 (55.00%) NoSQL
11 32 (53.33%) Unix
12 31 (51.67%) Windows
12 31 (51.67%) SOA
12 31 (51.67%) Amazon EC2
12 31 (51.67%) Amazon S3
12 31 (51.67%) Software Distribution
12 31 (51.67%) Mesos
12 31 (51.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 31 (51.67%) Kubernetes
12 31 (51.67%) SDLC
12 31 (51.67%) Hybrid Cloud
13 30 (50.00%) Machine Learning
13 30 (50.00%) TDD
14 29 (48.33%) Degree
14 29 (48.33%) Service Delivery
14 29 (48.33%) Visualisation
14 29 (48.33%) Microservices

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 12 (20.00%) Apache Qpid
1 12 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (10.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 47 (78.33%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (73.33%) IaaS
3 43 (71.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (51.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 31 (51.67%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (51.67%) Amazon S3
5 16 (26.67%) SaaS
6 12 (20.00%) GitHub
6 12 (20.00%) Google App Engine
6 12 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (20.00%) Google Compute Engine
6 12 (20.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) AMQP
1 12 (20.00%) Firewall
1 12 (20.00%) HTTP
1 12 (20.00%) Internet
1 12 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (20.00%) MySQL
2 12 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 51 (85.00%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) Cloud Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Architect
4 12 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 12 (20.00%) Service Architect
5 11 (18.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) Development Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (15.00%) Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Applications Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Technology Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Digital Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.67%) REST
2 21 (35.00%) CSS
2 21 (35.00%) CSS3
2 21 (35.00%) HTML
2 21 (35.00%) HTML5
2 21 (35.00%) jQuery
3 12 (20.00%) Java EE
3 12 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (20.00%) Web Services
4 8 (13.33%) Middleware
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
5 1 (1.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 31 (51.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 29 (48.33%) Visualisation
3 21 (35.00%) Virtual Team
4 14 (23.33%) Data Centre
5 12 (20.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 37 (61.67%) Linux
2 32 (53.33%) Unix
3 31 (51.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (61.67%) Configuration Management
3 35 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (58.33%) DevOps
4 34 (56.67%) Analytics
5 31 (51.67%) SDLC
5 31 (51.67%) SOA
5 31 (51.67%) Software Distribution
6 30 (50.00%) Machine Learning
6 30 (50.00%) TDD
7 29 (48.33%) Microservices
7 29 (48.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 29 (48.33%) Service Delivery
8 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 21 (35.00%) BDD
10 17 (28.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (28.33%) Open Source
11 13 (21.67%) Automated Testing
12 12 (20.00%) Release Management
12 12 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 49 (81.67%) Java
2 28 (46.67%) Python
3 16 (26.67%) Perl
4 12 (20.00%) C#
4 12 (20.00%) C++
5 7 (11.67%) Ruby
6 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) C
8 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Degree
System Software
1 56 (93.33%) Docker
2 6 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (51.67%) Kubernetes
1 31 (51.67%) Mesos
2 25 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (41.67%) Puppet
3 12 (20.00%) Ansible
3 12 (20.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle
2 12 (20.00%) Google
2 12 (20.00%) Sybase
3 6 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.33%) SAP