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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 54 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 47 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.98% 0.11% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.81% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 47 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
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
89 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.54% 2.92% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 77 26 6
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £43,500 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
Torfaen +21 47 £42,500 +14.86%
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 55 (93.22%) E-Commerce
1 55 (93.22%) Advertising
1 55 (93.22%) Marketing
1 55 (93.22%) Big Data
1 55 (93.22%) Mobile Marketing
2 46 (77.97%) Data Mining
3 26 (44.07%) Linux
4 21 (35.59%) HTML
5 20 (33.90%) Java
6 18 (30.51%) Web Services
7 17 (28.81%) UNIX
7 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
8 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
8 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
8 16 (27.12%) HTML5
9 14 (23.73%) C
9 14 (23.73%) Apache
10 13 (22.03%) SQL
10 13 (22.03%) XML
11 12 (20.34%) MySQL
11 12 (20.34%) CSS
11 12 (20.34%) HTTP
12 11 (18.64%) IBM
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.64%) Internet
13 9 (15.25%) Python
13 9 (15.25%) C++
14 8 (13.56%) ETL
14 8 (13.56%) Low Latency

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 14 (23.73%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
2 12 (20.34%) HTTP
3 11 (18.64%) Internet
4 6 (10.17%) MPLS
4 6 (10.17%) IPv4
4 6 (10.17%) IPv6
4 6 (10.17%) BGP
4 6 (10.17%) VPLS
5 5 (8.47%) NAS
5 5 (8.47%) SAN
6 4 (6.78%) SSL
7 3 (5.08%) DNS
7 3 (5.08%) Kerberos
7 3 (5.08%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.39%) VPN
9 1 (1.69%) SNMP
9 1 (1.69%) LAN
9 1 (1.69%) WAN
9 1 (1.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (93.22%) Big Data
2 46 (77.97%) Data Mining
3 12 (20.34%) MySQL
4 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.47%) Informix
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
6 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MSTest
1 4 (6.78%) Moq
1 4 (6.78%) NUnit
2 2 (3.39%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) GCC
2 2 (3.39%) GDB
2 2 (3.39%) Automake
3 1 (1.69%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 55 (93.22%) Advertising
1 55 (93.22%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Software Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Administrator
3 10 (16.95%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Network Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) UI Developer
5 5 (8.47%) UI Programmer
6 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.08%) UX Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) HTML
2 18 (30.51%) Web Services
3 16 (27.12%) HTML5
4 13 (22.03%) XML
5 12 (20.34%) CSS
6 7 (11.86%) SOAP
6 7 (11.86%) REST
7 6 (10.17%) Pthreads
7 6 (10.17%) POSIX
8 5 (8.47%) CSS3
9 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (6.78%) WinForms
9 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.78%) WCF
9 4 (6.78%) .NET
10 2 (3.39%) jQuery
10 2 (3.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (1.69%) RESTful
11 1 (1.69%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Algorithms
2 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) UNIX
3 7 (11.86%) Windows
3 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.86%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.08%) Android
4 3 (5.08%) CentOS
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) E-Commerce
1 55 (93.22%) Mobile Marketing
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
3 8 (13.56%) ETL
3 8 (13.56%) Low Latency
4 6 (10.17%) Network Architecture
4 6 (10.17%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (10.17%) OOD
4 6 (10.17%) OO
5 5 (8.47%) Business Development
5 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.47%) User Stories
5 5 (8.47%) Manual Testing
6 4 (6.78%) MVC
6 4 (6.78%) TDD
6 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Web Development
7 3 (5.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.73%) C
4 13 (22.03%) SQL
5 9 (15.25%) Python
5 9 (15.25%) C++
6 5 (8.47%) Perl
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) C#
8 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) CCIE
1 5 (8.47%) ISEB
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) CCNP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
3 2 (3.39%) MCSA
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) RHCE
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) Xen
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Squid
4 2 (3.39%) NFS
5 1 (1.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) IBM
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco
2 5 (8.47%) VMware
3 4 (6.78%) Sencha
3 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.39%) EMC
5 1 (1.69%) Zend