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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 67 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 24 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.16% 0.51% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.71% 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £58,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
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
62 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.58% 1.68% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 57 16 4
Average salary £36,000 £51,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +17 24 £42,500 +14.86%
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 23 (76.67%) E-Commerce
1 23 (76.67%) Advertising
1 23 (76.67%) Marketing
1 23 (76.67%) Big Data
1 23 (76.67%) Mobile Marketing
2 21 (70.00%) HTML
3 16 (53.33%) HTML5
4 14 (46.67%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (46.67%) Data Mining
5 13 (43.33%) Linux
5 13 (43.33%) XML
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) MySQL
7 10 (33.33%) UNIX
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) OO
8 9 (30.00%) OOD
8 9 (30.00%) HTTP
8 9 (30.00%) CSS
8 9 (30.00%) Web Services
9 8 (26.67%) C
9 8 (26.67%) Python
9 8 (26.67%) Internet
9 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 7 (23.33%) WinForms
10 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (23.33%) WCF
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (23.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (30.00%) HTTP
3 8 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (13.33%) SSL
5 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
6 1 (3.33%) SNMP
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) IPv4
6 1 (3.33%) IPv6
6 1 (3.33%) MPLS
6 1 (3.33%) OSPF
6 1 (3.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) Big Data
2 14 (46.67%) Data Mining
3 10 (33.33%) MySQL
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (10.00%) Informix
8 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MSTest
1 6 (20.00%) Moq
1 6 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) GCC
2 2 (6.67%) GDB
2 2 (6.67%) Automake
3 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 23 (76.67%) Advertising
1 23 (76.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) UX Developer
4 2 (6.67%) UI Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) HTML5
3 13 (43.33%) XML
4 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) CSS
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 7 (23.33%) WinForms
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (23.33%) WCF
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (13.33%) Pthreads
6 4 (13.33%) REST
6 4 (13.33%) SOAP
6 4 (13.33%) POSIX
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 1 (3.33%) SignalR
8 1 (3.33%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) Android
4 2 (6.67%) CentOS
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.33%) Windows
5 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) E-Commerce
1 23 (76.67%) Mobile Marketing
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) OOD
3 9 (30.00%) OO
4 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (23.33%) MVC
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Product Management
7 4 (13.33%) Android Development
8 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Time Management
8 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.00%) ETL
9 2 (6.67%) Business Development
9 2 (6.67%) User Stories
9 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
1 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) C
4 7 (23.33%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 3 (10.00%) C++
8 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) RHCE
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) NFS
1 2 (6.67%) Squid
1 2 (6.67%) Xen
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Sencha
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Zend