The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 69 69 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 25 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.11% 2.50% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.25% 23.08% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 2
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
PaaS
Wales

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

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
99 130 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.35% 10.84% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 92 115 49
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PaaS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

PaaS Salary Trend in South Wales

PaaS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in South Wales

PaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Torfaen +4 23 £45,000 -5.26%
Cardiff - 1 £45,000 - 1
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 49 (85.96%) Advertising
2 47 (82.46%) Big Data
3 46 (80.70%) Marketing
4 44 (77.19%) Mobile Marketing
5 43 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (75.44%) Telecoms
5 43 (75.44%) E-Commerce
5 43 (75.44%) Data Mining
6 42 (73.68%) Linux
7 41 (71.93%) Apache
8 24 (42.11%) Unix
8 24 (42.11%) IBM
9 20 (35.09%) QA
10 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
10 14 (24.56%) C++
11 12 (21.05%) C
11 12 (21.05%) Test Scripting
11 12 (21.05%) Automated Testing
11 12 (21.05%) Low Latency
12 11 (19.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
12 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
13 10 (17.54%) SAN
13 10 (17.54%) DNS
13 10 (17.54%) NFS
13 10 (17.54%) EMC
13 10 (17.54%) iSCSI
13 10 (17.54%) NAS
14 9 (15.79%) Squid
15 8 (14.04%) Project Management

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 41 (71.93%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) IaaS
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.54%) DNS
2 10 (17.54%) iSCSI
2 10 (17.54%) NAS
2 10 (17.54%) SAN
3 8 (14.04%) GGSN
3 8 (14.04%) Kerberos
3 8 (14.04%) Network Security
3 8 (14.04%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (14.04%) SGSN
4 6 (10.53%) Internet
5 3 (5.26%) HTTP
5 3 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (1.75%) BGP
6 1 (1.75%) IPv4
6 1 (1.75%) IPv6
6 1 (1.75%) MPLS
6 1 (1.75%) VPLS
6 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (82.46%) Big Data
2 43 (75.44%) Data Mining
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Moq
1 5 (8.77%) MSTest
1 5 (8.77%) NUnit
General
1 49 (85.96%) Advertising
2 46 (80.70%) Marketing
3 43 (75.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Software Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) C Software Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Software Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Technical Manager
3 11 (19.30%) Test Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) C Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C/C++ Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C++ Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C++ Software Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Administrator
5 8 (14.04%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (14.04%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (14.04%) HTML
3 7 (12.28%) Web Services
4 5 (8.77%) .NET
4 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.77%) Apache Flex
4 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (8.77%) HTML5
4 5 (8.77%) WCF
4 5 (8.77%) WinForms
4 5 (8.77%) XML
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Linux
2 24 (42.11%) Unix
3 8 (14.04%) CentOS
3 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) Mobile Marketing
2 43 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (75.44%) E-Commerce
3 12 (21.05%) Automated Testing
3 12 (21.05%) Low Latency
3 12 (21.05%) Test Scripting
4 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.04%) High Availability
5 8 (14.04%) Project Management
6 7 (12.28%) Manual Testing
7 6 (10.53%) Presales
8 5 (8.77%) Business Development
8 5 (8.77%) MVC
8 5 (8.77%) OO
8 5 (8.77%) OOD
8 5 (8.77%) SOLID
8 5 (8.77%) TDD
9 2 (3.51%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) C++
2 12 (21.05%) C
3 7 (12.28%) SQL
4 6 (10.53%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) ISEB
1 7 (12.28%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.09%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) NFS
2 9 (15.79%) Squid
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) Samba
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) IBM
2 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
3 10 (17.54%) EMC
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
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