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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 181 225 -
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 57 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.065% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.20% 1.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 0
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.65%
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
375 214 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.31% 3.50% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 315 167 152
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 3 September 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 3 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
Bristol +26 39 £70,000 +159.25% 1
Wiltshire +13 8 £52,000 -28.27%
Somerset - 8 £42,500 - 1
Dorset 0 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Devon - 1 £28,500 - 2
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 75 (78.95%) Python
2 70 (73.68%) SaaS
3 63 (66.32%) Java
4 58 (61.05%) Linux
5 56 (58.95%) Oracle
6 55 (57.89%) VMware
7 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (51.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 48 (50.53%) Clojure
9 48 (50.53%) IaaS
10 46 (48.42%) Software Engineering
11 40 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (42.11%) Scala
12 39 (41.05%) UNIX
13 38 (40.00%) Data Management
14 37 (38.95%) Continuous Delivery
15 36 (37.89%) Git (software)
16 34 (35.79%) Hadoop
16 34 (35.79%) Amazon AWS
17 32 (33.68%) Degree
18 31 (32.63%) Web Services
18 31 (32.63%) KVM
19 29 (30.53%) Perl
19 29 (30.53%) Puppet
20 28 (29.47%) Google App Engine
20 28 (29.47%) Maven
20 28 (29.47%) Ant
20 28 (29.47%) Gradle
20 28 (29.47%) OpenStack
20 28 (29.47%) Rackspace

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 28 (29.47%) OpenStack
2 19 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 19 (20.00%) Apache
3 16 (16.84%) Tomcat
4 15 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (6.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
6 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.11%) Lync
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.11%) IIS
8 1 (1.05%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (73.68%) SaaS
2 48 (50.53%) IaaS
3 34 (35.79%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (29.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 28 (29.47%) Google App Engine
5 20 (21.05%) HP Helion
6 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (7.37%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (6.32%) Heroku
8 6 (6.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (5.26%) Office 365
10 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.68%) Firewall
2 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.26%) VPN
3 5 (5.26%) DNS
3 5 (5.26%) LAN
3 5 (5.26%) WAN
3 5 (5.26%) SSL
3 5 (5.26%) Network Security
4 2 (2.11%) SAN
4 2 (2.11%) Internet
4 2 (2.11%) HTTP
4 2 (2.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.79%) Hadoop
2 16 (16.84%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (12.63%) Oracle Database
4 10 (10.53%) Redis
5 9 (9.47%) Couchbase
5 9 (9.47%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.37%) Big Data
7 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (37.89%) Git (software)
2 28 (29.47%) Ant
2 28 (29.47%) Gradle
2 28 (29.47%) Maven
3 20 (21.05%) Artifactory
3 20 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 20 (21.05%) Hudson
4 11 (11.58%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.05%) webpack
General
1 19 (20.00%) Electronics
2 13 (13.68%) Finance
3 9 (9.47%) Law
3 9 (9.47%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.47%) Retail
4 8 (8.42%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (46.32%) Software Engineer
2 29 (30.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 23 (24.21%) Principal Engineer
4 22 (23.16%) Principal Software Engineer
4 22 (23.16%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (13.68%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 12 (12.63%) Operations Manager
7 11 (11.58%) Senior Manager
8 9 (9.47%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Development Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Developer
12 3 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Software Manager
12 3 (3.16%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 2 (2.11%) Mid-Level Java Developer
13 2 (2.11%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.63%) Web Services
2 24 (25.26%) Middleware
3 19 (20.00%) LAMP
4 17 (17.89%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (16.84%) WebCenter
5 16 (16.84%) MCollective
6 11 (11.58%) CGI
7 10 (10.53%) React
8 9 (9.47%) Spring Boot
8 9 (9.47%) Play Framework
8 9 (9.47%) Ember.js
8 9 (9.47%) AngularJS
8 9 (9.47%) Spring
8 9 (9.47%) Java EE
8 9 (9.47%) Memcached
9 7 (7.37%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (7.37%) RESTful
9 7 (7.37%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (6.32%) REST
11 3 (3.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Public Cloud
1 20 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 18 (18.95%) Management Information System
3 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
4 16 (16.84%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (8.42%) DTV
7 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.05%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 58 (61.05%) Linux
2 39 (41.05%) UNIX
3 11 (11.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (11.58%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (48.42%) Software Engineering
3 40 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (40.00%) Data Management
5 37 (38.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (25.26%) DevOps
6 24 (25.26%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (18.95%) SDLC
7 18 (18.95%) Mentoring
8 17 (17.89%) Configuration Management
8 17 (17.89%) Service Delivery
8 17 (17.89%) Open Source
8 17 (17.89%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (16.84%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (16.84%) Identity Management
9 16 (16.84%) SOA
9 16 (16.84%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (13.68%) Project Management
11 11 (11.58%) Change Management
11 11 (11.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 75 (78.95%) Python
2 63 (66.32%) Java
3 48 (50.53%) Clojure
4 40 (42.11%) Scala
5 29 (30.53%) Perl
6 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
7 16 (16.84%) Jython
8 15 (15.79%) PHP
9 12 (12.63%) Shell Script
10 10 (10.53%) Ruby
11 9 (9.47%) Groovy
12 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
13 5 (5.26%) C++
14 4 (4.21%) SQL
15 1 (1.05%) C
15 1 (1.05%) C#
15 1 (1.05%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 32 (33.68%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) EMC Certification
3 1 (1.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) ISO 9001
1 6 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (51.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (32.63%) KVM
3 26 (27.37%) Docker
4 23 (24.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 19 (20.00%) LXC
5 19 (20.00%) Xen
6 16 (16.84%) VirtualBox
7 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
7 5 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (30.53%) Puppet
2 17 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (16.84%) Oracle Identity Management
3 16 (16.84%) Vagrant
4 12 (12.63%) Graphite
5 8 (8.42%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (58.95%) Oracle
2 55 (57.89%) VMware
3 28 (29.47%) Rackspace
4 24 (25.26%) Google
5 20 (21.05%) HP
6 12 (12.63%) Red Hat
7 11 (11.58%) Cisco
8 8 (8.42%) SAP
9 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.37%) ATG
10 6 (6.32%) EMC
11 5 (5.26%) Citrix
12 1 (1.05%) Xamarin
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