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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 133 156 165
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.36% 0.063%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.05% 4.25% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.86% +18.88%
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
244 259 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.26% 8.49% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 166 169 99
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,600
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 11 December 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 +17 5 £38,000 -10.58% 1
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 23 (95.83%) Docker
2 22 (91.67%) Finance
3 19 (79.17%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (79.17%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (79.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (75.00%) Java
5 17 (70.83%) Python
5 17 (70.83%) Jenkins
6 16 (66.67%) IaaS
6 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (58.33%) NoSQL
8 13 (54.17%) Puppet
8 13 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (50.00%) Analytics
10 11 (45.83%) REST
10 11 (45.83%) DevOps
10 11 (45.83%) Microservices
10 11 (45.83%) Unix
11 10 (41.67%) Windows
11 10 (41.67%) Linux
11 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
11 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
11 10 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (41.67%) Amazon S3
11 10 (41.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (41.67%) Kubernetes
11 10 (41.67%) Mesos
11 10 (41.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (41.67%) Software Distribution

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 8 (33.33%) Apache Qpid
1 8 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Pig
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (79.17%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (66.67%) IaaS
3 10 (41.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 10 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (41.67%) Amazon S3
4 9 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (37.50%) Heroku
5 8 (33.33%) GitHub
5 8 (33.33%) Google App Engine
5 8 (33.33%) Google Compute Engine
5 8 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) AMQP
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
1 8 (33.33%) Internet
1 8 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) NoSQL
2 9 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 8 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (33.33%) MySQL
3 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 4 (16.67%) Big Data
4 4 (16.67%) Flink
4 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.17%) DocumentDB
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
1 8 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 8 (33.33%) Service Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Cloud Developer
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) REST
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 8 (33.33%) Java EE
3 8 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) CSS3
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) ELK Stack
5 4 (16.67%) Kafka
5 4 (16.67%) NumPy
5 4 (16.67%) SciPy
6 1 (4.17%) .NET
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.17%) Lucene
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (33.33%) Blog
2 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (20.83%) Virtual Team
4 4 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Unix
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Analytics
3 12 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (45.83%) DevOps
4 11 (45.83%) Microservices
5 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 10 (41.67%) Software Distribution
5 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 8 (33.33%) Release Management
7 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 8 (33.33%) Use Case
8 7 (29.17%) SDLC
9 5 (20.83%) BDD
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (20.83%) Machine Learning
9 5 (20.83%) Open Source
9 5 (20.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) Perl
3 9 (37.50%) Ruby
4 8 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) Docker
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Flume
2 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (54.17%) Puppet
2 10 (41.67%) Kubernetes
2 10 (41.67%) Mesos
3 8 (33.33%) CFEngine
4 4 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Google
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) Sybase
3 4 (16.67%) Splunk
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft