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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 89 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 9 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.71% 0.56% 1.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.89% 7.41% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 14
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,000 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.65%
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
91 81 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.22% 7.51% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74 74 35
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +6 9 £37,500 +4.16%
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 39 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 39 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 39 (100.00%) Advertising
1 39 (100.00%) Marketing
1 39 (100.00%) Big Data
1 39 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 35 (89.74%) Telecoms
3 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (48.72%) Linux
5 15 (38.46%) Scrum
6 14 (35.90%) Python
6 14 (35.90%) Perl
7 12 (30.77%) Product Management
8 10 (25.64%) C
8 10 (25.64%) Java
9 8 (20.51%) ETL
9 8 (20.51%) SQL
9 8 (20.51%) ITIL
9 8 (20.51%) UNIX
9 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
9 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
9 8 (20.51%) VoltDB
9 8 (20.51%) Line Management
9 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
10 7 (17.95%) C++
11 6 (15.38%) PHP
11 6 (15.38%) Web Services
11 6 (15.38%) Ruby
11 6 (15.38%) Selenium

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (2.56%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 39 (100.00%) Big Data
2 8 (20.51%) VoltDB
2 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 39 (100.00%) Advertising
1 39 (100.00%) Marketing
2 35 (89.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Product Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Test Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Database Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Programme Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Product Manager
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 3 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (5.13%) Head of Infrastructure
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Coach
7 1 (2.56%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) UNIX
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 39 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (38.46%) Scrum
4 12 (30.77%) Product Management
5 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
5 8 (20.51%) ITIL
5 8 (20.51%) ETL
5 8 (20.51%) Line Management
6 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Business Development
7 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) Change Management
7 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
7 5 (12.82%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.69%) Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Operations Management
8 3 (7.69%) User Stories
9 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Perl
1 14 (35.90%) Python
2 10 (25.64%) C
2 10 (25.64%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
4 7 (17.95%) C++
5 6 (15.38%) PHP
5 6 (15.38%) Ruby
5 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
1 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Red Hat