The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 4 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 27 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 33.75% 22.50% 2.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 77.14% 71.05% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 1
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%
UK excluding London average salary £54,250 £52,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.66%
PaaS
South 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 Torfaen region.

Cloud Services Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
35 38 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 43.75% 31.67% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 1
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

PaaS
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Torfaen

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Torfaen

PaaS
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Cwmbran +4 27 £45,000 -5.26%
PaaS
South Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 48 (90.57%) Advertising
2 47 (88.68%) Big Data
3 44 (83.02%) Marketing
4 43 (81.13%) Mobile Marketing
4 43 (81.13%) Telecoms
4 43 (81.13%) E-Commerce
4 43 (81.13%) Data Mining
5 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (73.58%) Linux
6 39 (73.58%) Apache
7 23 (43.40%) Unix
8 22 (41.51%) IBM
9 20 (37.74%) QA
10 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
11 12 (22.64%) C++
11 12 (22.64%) Automated Testing
11 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
12 11 (20.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
12 11 (20.75%) C
13 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
13 10 (18.87%) Low Latency
14 9 (16.98%) NAS
14 9 (16.98%) Squid
14 9 (16.98%) iSCSI
14 9 (16.98%) DNS
14 9 (16.98%) EMC
14 9 (16.98%) NFS
14 9 (16.98%) SAN
15 8 (15.09%) Project Management

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 39 (73.58%) Apache
2 5 (9.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) IaaS
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.98%) DNS
2 9 (16.98%) iSCSI
2 9 (16.98%) NAS
2 9 (16.98%) SAN
3 8 (15.09%) GGSN
3 8 (15.09%) Kerberos
3 8 (15.09%) Network Security
3 8 (15.09%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (15.09%) SGSN
4 4 (7.55%) Internet
5 3 (5.66%) HTTP
5 3 (5.66%) SSL
6 1 (1.89%) BGP
6 1 (1.89%) IPv4
6 1 (1.89%) IPv6
6 1 (1.89%) MPLS
6 1 (1.89%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (88.68%) Big Data
2 43 (81.13%) Data Mining
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Moq
1 5 (9.43%) MSTest
1 5 (9.43%) NUnit
General
1 48 (90.57%) Advertising
2 44 (83.02%) Marketing
3 43 (81.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Developer
1 14 (26.42%) Software Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) C Software Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Software Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Technical Manager
2 11 (20.75%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) C Developer
3 9 (16.98%) C/C++ Developer
3 9 (16.98%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 9 (16.98%) C++ Developer
3 9 (16.98%) C++ Software Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (15.09%) HTML
3 7 (13.21%) Web Services
4 5 (9.43%) .NET
4 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
4 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (9.43%) HTML5
4 5 (9.43%) WCF
4 5 (9.43%) WinForms
4 5 (9.43%) XML
5 4 (7.55%) Apache Flex
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Linux
2 23 (43.40%) Unix
3 8 (15.09%) CentOS
3 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) E-Commerce
1 43 (81.13%) Mobile Marketing
2 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) Automated Testing
3 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
4 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) Low Latency
6 8 (15.09%) High Availability
6 8 (15.09%) Project Management
7 7 (13.21%) Manual Testing
8 5 (9.43%) MVC
8 5 (9.43%) OO
8 5 (9.43%) OOD
8 5 (9.43%) SOLID
8 5 (9.43%) TDD
9 4 (7.55%) Business Development
9 4 (7.55%) Presales
10 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
11 1 (1.89%) Customer Engagement
11 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) C++
2 11 (20.75%) C
3 7 (13.21%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) ISEB
1 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.74%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) NFS
1 9 (16.98%) Squid
2 1 (1.89%) Samba
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) IBM
2 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
3 9 (16.98%) EMC
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco