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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 4 2 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 31 44 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 31.31% 33.85% 1.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 67.39% 88.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 1
Average salary £47,000 £43,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.67% +16.89%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
46 50 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 46.46% 38.46% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 1
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +14.86%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 -2 31 £47,000 +8.67% 1
PaaS
South Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 31 (91.18%) Advertising
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (91.18%) Marketing
2 30 (88.24%) Big Data
2 30 (88.24%) Mobile Marketing
2 30 (88.24%) Telecoms
2 30 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 30 (88.24%) Data Mining
3 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 23 (67.65%) Apache
4 15 (44.12%) IBM
5 12 (35.29%) Unix
5 12 (35.29%) QA
6 8 (23.53%) GGSN
6 8 (23.53%) SGSN
6 8 (23.53%) Project Management
6 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 7 (20.59%) Web Services
7 7 (20.59%) ISEB
7 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.59%) ISTQB
7 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
7 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Low Latency
8 6 (17.65%) NAS
8 6 (17.65%) iSCSI
8 6 (17.65%) C++
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) NFS
8 6 (17.65%) EMC

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 23 (67.65%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) IaaS
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) GGSN
1 8 (23.53%) SGSN
1 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.65%) iSCSI
2 6 (17.65%) NAS
2 6 (17.65%) SAN
3 5 (14.71%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) Kerberos
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security
3 5 (14.71%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) HTTP
5 3 (8.82%) SSL
6 1 (2.94%) BGP
6 1 (2.94%) IPv4
6 1 (2.94%) IPv6
6 1 (2.94%) MPLS
6 1 (2.94%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (88.24%) Big Data
1 30 (88.24%) Data Mining
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Moq
1 3 (8.82%) MSTest
1 3 (8.82%) NUnit
General
1 31 (91.18%) Advertising
1 31 (91.18%) Marketing
2 30 (88.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Technical Manager
2 8 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 8 (23.53%) Technical Project Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) C/C++ Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) WCF
4 3 (8.82%) WinForms
4 3 (8.82%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Unix
3 5 (14.71%) CentOS
3 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 30 (88.24%) Mobile Marketing
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Low Latency
4 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
5 5 (14.71%) High Availability
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) OOD
6 3 (8.82%) SOLID
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 1 (2.94%) Business Development
7 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C++
2 5 (14.71%) C
3 3 (8.82%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) ISEB
1 7 (20.59%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) CCIE
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) NFS
2 5 (14.71%) Squid
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) EMC
3 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco