The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 178 226 -
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 62 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.049% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.23% 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
PaaS
England

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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
382 215 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.50% 3.50% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 310 178 150
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PaaS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the South West region.

PaaS Salary Trend in the South West

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the South West

PaaS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bristol - 54 £67,500 - 2
Wiltshire -3 3 £51,000 -18.40% 3
Gloucestershire -11 3 £28,500 -28.75%
Somerset - 2 £55,000 - 5
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 74 (88.10%) Python
2 65 (77.38%) SaaS
3 57 (67.86%) Linux
4 56 (66.67%) Java
4 56 (66.67%) Oracle
5 49 (58.33%) VMware
6 47 (55.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (45.24%) Software Engineering
8 38 (45.24%) Clojure
8 38 (45.24%) UNIX
8 38 (45.24%) IaaS
9 36 (42.86%) Hadoop
10 35 (41.67%) Puppet
10 35 (41.67%) Degree
10 35 (41.67%) Data Management
10 35 (41.67%) Perl
11 34 (40.48%) KVM
12 32 (38.10%) Scala
12 32 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (36.90%) Amazon AWS
13 31 (36.90%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (33.33%) Web Services
15 27 (32.14%) Git (software)
16 26 (30.95%) Management Information System
17 25 (29.76%) Ant
17 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
17 25 (29.76%) Google App Engine
17 25 (29.76%) Maven
17 25 (29.76%) Google Cloud Platform

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (29.76%) OpenStack
2 21 (25.00%) Apache
3 18 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 18 (21.43%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.19%) Lync
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (77.38%) SaaS
2 38 (45.24%) IaaS
3 31 (36.90%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (29.76%) Google App Engine
4 25 (29.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (22.62%) HP Helion
6 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (5.95%) Office 365
8 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.38%) Heroku
9 2 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) Firewall
2 15 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.95%) VPN
3 5 (5.95%) DNS
3 5 (5.95%) LAN
3 5 (5.95%) WAN
3 5 (5.95%) SSL
3 5 (5.95%) Network Security
4 2 (2.38%) Internet
4 2 (2.38%) HTTP
4 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.57%) Big Data
5 2 (2.38%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.38%) Redis
5 2 (2.38%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 25 (29.76%) Ant
2 25 (29.76%) Gradle
2 25 (29.76%) Maven
3 19 (22.62%) Artifactory
3 19 (22.62%) Jenkins
3 19 (22.62%) Hudson
4 15 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (25.00%) Electronics
2 11 (13.10%) Law
3 10 (11.90%) Finance
4 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 6 (7.14%) Marketing
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 34 (40.48%) Cloud Engineer
3 23 (27.38%) Principal Engineer
4 22 (26.19%) Principal Software Engineer
5 17 (20.24%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (19.05%) Operations Manager
6 16 (19.05%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 15 (17.86%) Senior Manager
8 13 (15.48%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (14.29%) Development Engineer
10 6 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Software Manager
11 3 (3.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Architect
11 3 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 2 (2.38%) Lead Software Engineer
12 2 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 1 (1.19%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.33%) Web Services
2 21 (25.00%) Middleware
3 19 (22.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (21.43%) WebCenter
4 18 (21.43%) MCollective
5 17 (20.24%) LAMP
6 15 (17.86%) CGI
7 2 (2.38%) RESTful
7 2 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.38%) Spring
7 2 (2.38%) Java EE
7 2 (2.38%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.38%) React
7 2 (2.38%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.38%) Memcached
7 2 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.38%) REST
7 2 (2.38%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Management Information System
2 22 (26.19%) Data Centre
3 19 (22.62%) Computer Science
3 19 (22.62%) Public Cloud
4 18 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.14%) DTV
7 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (67.86%) Linux
2 38 (45.24%) UNIX
3 15 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (17.86%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) Software Engineering
3 35 (41.67%) Data Management
4 32 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (36.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (27.38%) Mentoring
8 21 (25.00%) DevOps
9 19 (22.62%) SDLC
9 19 (22.62%) Open Source
9 19 (22.62%) Configuration Management
9 19 (22.62%) Service Delivery
10 18 (21.43%) Identity Management
10 18 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
10 18 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (21.43%) SOA
10 18 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (19.05%) Project Management
12 15 (17.86%) Change Management
12 15 (17.86%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (88.10%) Python
2 56 (66.67%) Java
3 38 (45.24%) Clojure
4 35 (41.67%) Perl
5 32 (38.10%) Scala
6 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
7 18 (21.43%) PHP
7 18 (21.43%) Jython
8 16 (19.05%) Shell Script
9 6 (7.14%) Ruby
10 5 (5.95%) C++
11 3 (3.57%) SQL
12 2 (2.38%) Groovy
12 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.19%) Haskell
13 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) EMC Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (55.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (40.48%) KVM
3 23 (27.38%) Docker
4 20 (23.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 18 (21.43%) VirtualBox
5 18 (21.43%) LXC
5 18 (21.43%) Xen
6 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
6 5 (5.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (41.67%) Puppet
2 19 (22.62%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (21.43%) Oracle Identity Management
3 18 (21.43%) Vagrant
4 16 (19.05%) Graphite
5 3 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (66.67%) Oracle
2 49 (58.33%) VMware
3 25 (29.76%) Rackspace
4 21 (25.00%) Google
5 19 (22.62%) HP
6 16 (19.05%) Red Hat
7 15 (17.86%) Cisco
8 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 6 (7.14%) SAP
9 5 (5.95%) Citrix
10 2 (2.38%) EMC
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