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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 77 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 18 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.62% 0.97% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.18% 12.77% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 5
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +28.47%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.31%
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 94 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.94% 7.59% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 90 72 76
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,700 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Torfaen +4 10 £43,500 -5.94%
Cardiff - 7 £65,000 -
Newport - 1 £54,000 -
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 24 (68.57%) Advertising
1 24 (68.57%) Big Data
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) Apache
3 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
4 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
4 12 (34.29%) Data Mining
4 12 (34.29%) Marketing
4 12 (34.29%) Mobile Marketing
5 11 (31.43%) IaaS
6 9 (25.71%) IBM
7 8 (22.86%) Unix
7 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
7 8 (22.86%) QA
8 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (14.29%) Finance
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) DNS
8 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.29%) Squid
9 4 (11.43%) Business Development
9 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.43%) High Availability
9 4 (11.43%) SaaS
9 4 (11.43%) Puppet
9 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.43%) Network Security
9 4 (11.43%) iSCSI

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 16 (45.71%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) IaaS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) SaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Bluemix
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
2 4 (11.43%) Kerberos
2 4 (11.43%) NAS
2 4 (11.43%) Network Security
2 4 (11.43%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) Big Data
2 12 (34.29%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Moq
1 2 (5.71%) MSTest
1 2 (5.71%) NUnit
General
1 24 (68.57%) Advertising
2 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
3 12 (34.29%) Marketing
4 5 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) C/C++ Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Apache Flex
1 4 (11.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) WCF
2 2 (5.71%) WinForms
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Fintech
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.86%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) BYOD
3 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.86%) Informatics
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) CentOS
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
2 12 (34.29%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Business Development
4 4 (11.43%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Low Latency
4 4 (11.43%) Presales
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
5 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Software Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Use Case
5 3 (8.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) C
2 4 (11.43%) C++
3 2 (5.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) CISM
1 1 (2.86%) CISSP
1 1 (2.86%) CRISC
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Squid
2 4 (11.43%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) Samba
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Ansible
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) IBM
2 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) EMC
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Vyatta
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Splunk