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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 188 232 -
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 51 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 0.049% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.81% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 0
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
398 205 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.64% 3.36% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 321 166 138
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 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 3 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 +23 44 £67,500 +3.84% 3
Gloucestershire - 5 £30,000 -
Wiltshire -11 1 £52,000 -16.80% 1
Somerset - 1 - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 63 (88.73%) Python
2 57 (80.28%) SaaS
3 51 (71.83%) Oracle
4 45 (63.38%) Java
4 45 (63.38%) Linux
4 45 (63.38%) VMware
4 45 (63.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (45.07%) Software Engineering
6 32 (45.07%) Degree
6 32 (45.07%) Clojure
7 31 (43.66%) Puppet
7 31 (43.66%) UNIX
7 31 (43.66%) Perl
8 30 (42.25%) Hadoop
8 30 (42.25%) Data Management
8 30 (42.25%) KVM
8 30 (42.25%) IaaS
9 28 (39.44%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (39.44%) Scala
10 27 (38.03%) Amazon AWS
10 27 (38.03%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (35.21%) Web Services
12 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
13 23 (32.39%) Google App Engine
13 23 (32.39%) Maven
13 23 (32.39%) Ant
13 23 (32.39%) Management Information System
13 23 (32.39%) Google Cloud Platform
13 23 (32.39%) Mentoring

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 23 (32.39%) OpenStack
2 19 (26.76%) Apache
3 18 (25.35%) Tomcat
4 13 (18.31%) WebLogic
5 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
6 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (80.28%) SaaS
2 30 (42.25%) IaaS
3 27 (38.03%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (32.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (32.39%) Google App Engine
5 19 (26.76%) HP Helion
6 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (7.04%) Office 365
8 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) Firewall
2 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.04%) VPN
3 5 (7.04%) DNS
3 5 (7.04%) LAN
3 5 (7.04%) WAN
3 5 (7.04%) SSL
3 5 (7.04%) Network Security
4 2 (2.82%) Internet
5 1 (1.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.41%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) Hadoop
2 18 (25.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.41%) Redis
5 1 (1.41%) Big Data
5 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
2 23 (32.39%) Ant
2 23 (32.39%) Gradle
2 23 (32.39%) Maven
3 19 (26.76%) Artifactory
3 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
3 19 (26.76%) Hudson
4 12 (16.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (22.54%) Electronics
2 11 (15.49%) Law
3 8 (11.27%) Finance
4 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Cloud Engineer
2 31 (43.66%) Software Engineer
3 22 (30.99%) Principal Engineer
4 21 (29.58%) Principal Software Engineer
5 15 (21.13%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 13 (18.31%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (18.31%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (16.90%) Senior Manager
7 12 (16.90%) Operations Manager
7 12 (16.90%) Development Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Software Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Solutions Architect
11 1 (1.41%) Network Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Architect
11 1 (1.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) Web Services
2 20 (28.17%) Middleware
3 19 (26.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (25.35%) WebCenter
4 18 (25.35%) MCollective
5 13 (18.31%) LAMP
6 12 (16.90%) CGI
7 1 (1.41%) RESTful
7 1 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.41%) Spring
7 1 (1.41%) Java EE
7 1 (1.41%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.41%) React
7 1 (1.41%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.41%) Memcached
7 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.41%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Management Information System
2 21 (29.58%) Data Centre
3 19 (26.76%) Public Cloud
3 19 (26.76%) Computer Science
4 18 (25.35%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (63.38%) Linux
2 31 (43.66%) UNIX
3 12 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) Software Engineering
3 30 (42.25%) Data Management
4 28 (39.44%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (38.03%) Continuous Delivery
6 23 (32.39%) Mentoring
7 22 (30.99%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (26.76%) Configuration Management
8 19 (26.76%) Service Delivery
8 19 (26.76%) DevOps
8 19 (26.76%) SDLC
8 19 (26.76%) Open Source
9 18 (25.35%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (25.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (25.35%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (25.35%) Identity Management
9 18 (25.35%) SOA
10 13 (18.31%) Project Management
11 12 (16.90%) Change Management
11 12 (16.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 63 (88.73%) Python
2 45 (63.38%) Java
3 32 (45.07%) Clojure
4 31 (43.66%) Perl
5 28 (39.44%) Scala
6 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
7 18 (25.35%) Jython
8 13 (18.31%) PHP
9 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
10 4 (5.63%) C++
11 3 (4.23%) Ruby
12 2 (2.82%) SQL
13 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) PhD
System Software
1 45 (63.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (42.25%) KVM
3 21 (29.58%) Docker
4 19 (26.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 18 (25.35%) VirtualBox
5 18 (25.35%) LXC
5 18 (25.35%) Xen
6 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
6 5 (7.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (43.66%) Puppet
2 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (25.35%) Oracle Identity Management
3 18 (25.35%) Vagrant
4 12 (16.90%) Graphite
5 2 (2.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 51 (71.83%) Oracle
2 45 (63.38%) VMware
3 23 (32.39%) Rackspace
4 19 (26.76%) Google
4 19 (26.76%) HP
5 12 (16.90%) Cisco
5 12 (16.90%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.04%) Citrix
8 4 (5.63%) SAP
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