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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 55 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 39 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.44% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.37% 10.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
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
79 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.97% 1.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 15 5
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £43,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +22 39 £42,500 +14.86% 1
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 38 (86.36%) Big Data
1 38 (86.36%) E-Commerce
1 38 (86.36%) Mobile Marketing
1 38 (86.36%) Advertising
1 38 (86.36%) Marketing
2 29 (65.91%) Data Mining
3 23 (52.27%) HTML
4 18 (40.91%) HTML5
4 18 (40.91%) Java
5 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
5 17 (38.64%) Linux
6 14 (31.82%) Web Services
7 13 (29.55%) XML
8 12 (27.27%) CSS
8 12 (27.27%) SQL
8 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 12 (27.27%) MySQL
8 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (25.00%) UNIX
10 10 (22.73%) HTTP
10 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
11 9 (20.45%) Python
11 9 (20.45%) Internet
12 8 (18.18%) Apache
12 8 (18.18%) C
12 8 (18.18%) OO
12 8 (18.18%) OOD
12 8 (18.18%) IBM
13 6 (13.64%) MS Excel

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.27%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 10 (22.73%) HTTP
3 9 (20.45%) Internet
4 4 (9.09%) SAN
4 4 (9.09%) SSL
4 4 (9.09%) NAS
5 3 (6.82%) VPLS
5 3 (6.82%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (6.82%) IPv4
5 3 (6.82%) IPv6
5 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
5 3 (6.82%) DNS
5 3 (6.82%) MPLS
5 3 (6.82%) BGP
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (86.36%) Big Data
2 29 (65.91%) Data Mining
3 12 (27.27%) MySQL
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.36%) Informix
6 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MSTest
1 6 (13.64%) Moq
1 6 (13.64%) NUnit
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) GCC
2 2 (4.55%) GDB
2 2 (4.55%) Automake
3 1 (2.27%) Zephyr
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 38 (86.36%) Advertising
1 38 (86.36%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) UI Developer
5 5 (11.36%) UI Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) UX Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Tester
9 1 (2.27%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) HTML
2 18 (40.91%) HTML5
3 14 (31.82%) Web Services
4 13 (29.55%) XML
5 12 (27.27%) CSS
6 6 (13.64%) .NET
6 6 (13.64%) WinForms
6 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 6 (13.64%) WCF
6 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (11.36%) REST
7 5 (11.36%) CSS3
7 5 (11.36%) SOAP
8 4 (9.09%) POSIX
8 4 (9.09%) Pthreads
9 2 (4.55%) jQuery
10 1 (2.27%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.82%) Android
4 3 (6.82%) CentOS
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (86.36%) E-Commerce
1 38 (86.36%) Mobile Marketing
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 8 (18.18%) OO
4 8 (18.18%) OOD
5 6 (13.64%) TDD
5 6 (13.64%) MVC
6 5 (11.36%) ETL
6 5 (11.36%) Business Development
6 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
6 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Low Latency
6 5 (11.36%) Product Management
6 5 (11.36%) User Stories
7 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Time Management
8 3 (6.82%) Web Development
8 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.82%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) Python
5 8 (18.18%) C
6 6 (13.64%) C#
7 5 (11.36%) Perl
7 5 (11.36%) PHP
8 3 (6.82%) C++
8 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) ISEB
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) RHCE
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
2 2 (4.55%) CCIE
2 2 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Xen
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) Squid
4 2 (4.55%) NFS
5 1 (2.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) IBM
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) Sencha
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) Zend