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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 75 64 90
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 17 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.50% 2.48% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.00% 23.39% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 5
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,827 £44,700 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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
100 124 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.83% 10.60% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 71
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,600 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +5 16 £47,000 -2.59%
Cardiff - 1 £36,378 -
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 46 (85.19%) Advertising
2 44 (81.48%) Big Data
3 42 (77.78%) Marketing
4 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (74.07%) Mobile Marketing
4 40 (74.07%) Linux
5 39 (72.22%) E-Commerce
5 39 (72.22%) Data Mining
5 39 (72.22%) Telecoms
6 38 (70.37%) Apache
7 24 (44.44%) Unix
7 24 (44.44%) IBM
8 20 (37.04%) QA
9 14 (25.93%) C++
9 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
10 12 (22.22%) C
10 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
10 12 (22.22%) Automated Testing
10 12 (22.22%) Low Latency
11 11 (20.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
12 10 (18.52%) SAN
12 10 (18.52%) DNS
12 10 (18.52%) EMC
12 10 (18.52%) NFS
12 10 (18.52%) iSCSI
12 10 (18.52%) NAS
13 9 (16.67%) Squid
13 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 8 (14.81%) Project Management

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 38 (70.37%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) IaaS
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) DNS
1 10 (18.52%) iSCSI
1 10 (18.52%) NAS
1 10 (18.52%) SAN
2 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.81%) Kerberos
3 8 (14.81%) Network Security
3 8 (14.81%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (12.96%) GGSN
4 7 (12.96%) SGSN
5 6 (11.11%) Internet
6 3 (5.56%) HTTP
6 3 (5.56%) SSL
7 1 (1.85%) BGP
7 1 (1.85%) Firewall
7 1 (1.85%) IPv4
7 1 (1.85%) IPv6
7 1 (1.85%) LAN
7 1 (1.85%) MPLS
7 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (81.48%) Big Data
2 39 (72.22%) Data Mining
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Moq
1 4 (7.41%) MSTest
1 4 (7.41%) NUnit
General
1 46 (85.19%) Advertising
2 42 (77.78%) Marketing
3 39 (72.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) C Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Test Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) C Developer
4 9 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
4 9 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 9 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 9 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Administrator
5 8 (14.81%) Architect
5 8 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (14.81%) Web Services
3 7 (12.96%) HTML
4 6 (11.11%) Apache Flex
5 4 (7.41%) .NET
5 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (7.41%) HTML5
5 4 (7.41%) WCF
5 4 (7.41%) WinForms
5 4 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) BYOD
1 1 (1.85%) Informatics
1 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Linux
2 24 (44.44%) Unix
3 8 (14.81%) CentOS
3 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (74.07%) Mobile Marketing
2 39 (72.22%) E-Commerce
3 12 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 12 (22.22%) Low Latency
3 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.81%) High Availability
5 8 (14.81%) Project Management
6 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
6 7 (12.96%) Presales
7 6 (11.11%) Business Development
8 4 (7.41%) MVC
8 4 (7.41%) OO
8 4 (7.41%) OOD
8 4 (7.41%) SOLID
8 4 (7.41%) TDD
9 2 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.70%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) C++
2 12 (22.22%) C
3 7 (12.96%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) ISEB
1 7 (12.96%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.04%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) NFS
2 9 (16.67%) Squid
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) Samba
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) IBM
2 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 10 (18.52%) EMC
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) VMware