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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 426 540 688
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +148
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 655 486 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.70% 5.19% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 492 349 224
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11482 9360 7926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.67% 8.55% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9784 7605 6464
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PaaS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS within the UK.

PaaS Salary Trend in the UK

PaaS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 within the UK.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the UK

PaaS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +90 560 £65,000 +8.33% 79
London +65 289 £70,000 +7.69% 45
South East +43 98 £60,000 +9.09% 10
City of London +103 66 £72,500 -3.33% 8
Surrey +60 42 £65,000 +18.18% 3
West Midlands +24 42 £57,500 +31.42% 5
Scotland +30 37 £45,000 -
Glasgow +23 37 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +53 35 £56,500 -5.83% 7
West Yorkshire +42 35 £56,500 +41.25% 3
Birmingham +20 30 £62,500 +47.05% 3
South West -8 28 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Berkshire -6 27 £48,750 -7.14% 4
Leeds +40 24 £52,500 +40.00% 2
North West +31 24 £60,000 -20.00% 4
East Midlands +20 22 £62,500 +13.63%
East of England +14 21 £73,250 -8.43% 1
Reading +6 20 £50,000 -24.52% 3
Bristol 0 15 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Hampshire -5 14 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Hertfordshire +15 10 £80,000 +77.77%
Somerset +2 10 £47,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 10 - -
Liverpool - 10 £60,000 -
Merseyside - 10 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 10 - -
South Wales -14 9 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Wales -16 9 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Egham - 9 £70,000 -
Torfaen -1 8 £46,750 -1.57%

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PaaS.

1 755 (58.89%) IaaS
2 509 (39.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 496 (38.69%) Amazon AWS
4 495 (38.61%) Agile Software Development
5 448 (34.95%) SaaS
6 372 (29.02%) Linux
7 355 (27.69%) DevOps
8 342 (26.68%) Microsoft
9 335 (26.13%) Java
10 308 (24.02%) Finance
11 284 (22.15%) Windows
12 270 (21.06%) VMware
13 265 (20.67%) Data Centre
14 249 (19.42%) ITIL
15 234 (18.25%) Puppet
16 231 (18.02%) Python
16 231 (18.02%) Docker
17 226 (17.63%) Degree
18 223 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 221 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
20 216 (16.85%) SQL
21 194 (15.13%) Software Engineering
22 177 (13.81%) Oracle
23 167 (13.03%) SOA
23 167 (13.03%) TDD
24 162 (12.64%) Unix
24 162 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
25 154 (12.01%) Configuration Management
26 153 (11.93%) SQL Server
27 152 (11.86%) Presales

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 123 (9.59%) Apache
2 92 (7.18%) OpenStack
3 88 (6.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 66 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 64 (4.99%) IIS
6 60 (4.68%) Tomcat
7 44 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
8 40 (3.12%) JBoss
9 33 (2.57%) WebLogic
10 26 (2.03%) Confluence
10 26 (2.03%) nginx
11 23 (1.79%) MS Exchange
12 22 (1.72%) WebSphere
13 18 (1.40%) Skype for Business
14 16 (1.25%) Apache Spark
14 16 (1.25%) CMS
15 15 (1.17%) Drupal
16 12 (0.94%) Alfresco
16 12 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 107 (8.35%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (0.94%) MS Office
4 8 (0.62%) MS Project
5 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 16 (1.25%) SAP GRC
4 9 (0.70%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.16%) CODA-Financials
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.078%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.078%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 755 (58.89%) IaaS
2 509 (39.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 496 (38.69%) Amazon AWS
4 448 (34.95%) SaaS
5 123 (9.59%) Amazon EC2
6 77 (6.01%) OpenShift
7 65 (5.07%) Cloud Computing
8 56 (4.37%) Office 365
9 55 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 39 (3.04%) Amazon S3
10 39 (3.04%) Heroku
11 38 (2.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 36 (2.81%) GitHub
13 29 (2.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 29 (2.26%) Google App Engine
14 27 (2.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 26 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
16 16 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
17 9 (0.70%) Force.com
18 6 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.01%) Firewall
1 77 (6.01%) SAN
2 66 (5.15%) LAN
3 65 (5.07%) Internet
4 63 (4.91%) DNS
5 54 (4.21%) WAN
6 52 (4.06%) HTTP
7 48 (3.74%) TCP/IP
8 41 (3.20%) VPN
9 33 (2.57%) Network Security
10 25 (1.95%) LDAP
11 24 (1.87%) DHCP
12 21 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
12 21 (1.64%) IP Telephony
13 20 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
14 17 (1.33%) AMQP
15 14 (1.09%) MPLS
16 12 (0.94%) SSL
17 11 (0.86%) VoIP
18 10 (0.78%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 135 (10.53%) MySQL
3 106 (8.27%) Big Data
4 93 (7.25%) NoSQL
5 63 (4.91%) MongoDB
6 58 (4.52%) DB2
6 58 (4.52%) Hadoop
7 53 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 48 (3.74%) Data Mining
9 41 (3.20%) Redis
10 40 (3.12%) Relational Database
11 36 (2.81%) Couchbase
12 26 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
14 21 (1.64%) Apache Hive
14 21 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (1.56%) RDBMS
16 19 (1.48%) Neo4j
16 19 (1.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 121 (9.44%) Jenkins
2 116 (9.05%) Git (software)
3 53 (4.13%) Subversion
4 47 (3.67%) JIRA
5 33 (2.57%) Maven
6 28 (2.18%) Vagrant
7 24 (1.87%) TeamCity
8 20 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (1.48%) Selenium
10 18 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.09%) Gerrit
12 12 (0.94%) JUnit
12 12 (0.94%) Travis CI
12 12 (0.94%) Visual Studio
13 11 (0.86%) Gradle
13 11 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (0.78%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.62%) Bugzilla
15 8 (0.62%) Trac
General
1 308 (24.02%) Finance
2 89 (6.94%) Banking
3 86 (6.71%) Retail
4 69 (5.38%) Marketing
5 64 (4.99%) Publishing
5 64 (4.99%) Telecoms
6 54 (4.21%) Advertising
7 40 (3.12%) Games
8 22 (1.72%) Legal
9 19 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.25%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.94%) Law
13 7 (0.55%) Billing
14 6 (0.47%) Back Office
15 5 (0.39%) iGaming
16 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.31%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 405 (31.59%) Architect
2 194 (15.13%) Developer
3 145 (11.31%) Solutions Architect
4 111 (8.66%) Cloud Architect
5 108 (8.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 102 (7.96%) Consultant
7 81 (6.32%) Cloud Engineer
8 58 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 53 (4.13%) Linux Engineer
10 49 (3.82%) Senior Architect
11 47 (3.67%) Infrastructure Architect
11 47 (3.67%) Java Developer
11 47 (3.67%) Software Developer
11 47 (3.67%) Software Engineer
12 45 (3.51%) Security Architect
13 44 (3.43%) Cloud Consultant
14 41 (3.20%) Technical Consultant
15 40 (3.12%) Enterprise Architect
16 38 (2.96%) Technical Architect
17 36 (2.81%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (11.54%) .NET
2 138 (10.76%) Web Services
3 127 (9.91%) HTML
4 126 (9.83%) Middleware
5 89 (6.94%) CSS
6 86 (6.71%) REST
7 71 (5.54%) HTML5
8 68 (5.30%) AngularJS
9 59 (4.60%) XML
10 57 (4.45%) jQuery
11 55 (4.29%) LAMP
12 54 (4.21%) Node.js
13 50 (3.90%) RESTful
14 47 (3.67%) ASP.NET
14 47 (3.67%) J2EE
15 46 (3.59%) JSON
16 44 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web API
17 42 (3.28%) SOAP
18 35 (2.73%) WCF
19 34 (2.65%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 265 (20.67%) Data Centre
2 122 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 100 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 87 (6.79%) Public Cloud
6 78 (6.08%) Private Cloud
7 56 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (4.21%) Virtual Team
9 51 (3.98%) CMDB
10 39 (3.04%) Mobile App
11 36 (2.81%) Visualisation
12 33 (2.57%) Cloud Native
13 32 (2.50%) User Experience
14 27 (2.11%) Replication
15 23 (1.79%) Management Information System
16 21 (1.64%) Algorithms
16 21 (1.64%) Wiki
17 20 (1.56%) Streaming Video
18 18 (1.40%) Xbox
19 14 (1.09%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 372 (29.02%) Linux
2 284 (22.15%) Windows
3 162 (12.64%) Unix
4 108 (8.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 74 (5.77%) Windows Server
6 34 (2.65%) Android
7 33 (2.57%) CentOS
8 31 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 29 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (2.03%) Mesosphere
12 14 (1.09%) Windows Phone
13 10 (0.78%) AIX
13 10 (0.78%) CoreOS
14 8 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.47%) Solaris
16 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.078%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.078%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (38.61%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (27.69%) DevOps
3 249 (19.42%) ITIL
4 194 (15.13%) Software Engineering
5 167 (13.03%) SOA
5 167 (13.03%) TDD
6 162 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
7 154 (12.01%) Configuration Management
8 152 (11.86%) Presales
9 148 (11.54%) Project Management
10 137 (10.69%) E-Commerce
11 129 (10.06%) Service Delivery
12 120 (9.36%) Continuous Delivery
13 117 (9.13%) Open Source
13 117 (9.13%) TOGAF
14 112 (8.74%) Technical Architecture
15 111 (8.66%) CRM
16 107 (8.35%) Business Development
17 105 (8.19%) Capacity Planning
18 92 (7.18%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 335 (26.13%) Java
2 231 (18.02%) Python
3 216 (16.85%) SQL
4 150 (11.70%) JavaScript
5 138 (10.76%) Ruby
6 132 (10.30%) C#
7 119 (9.28%) PowerShell
8 110 (8.58%) Perl
9 61 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 59 (4.60%) C
11 46 (3.59%) C++
12 45 (3.51%) PHP
13 40 (3.12%) Shell Script
14 29 (2.26%) Go
15 25 (1.95%) Objective-C
16 22 (1.72%) Scala
17 18 (1.40%) Groovy
18 16 (1.25%) PL/SQL
19 13 (1.01%) T-SQL
20 10 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 226 (17.63%) Degree
2 60 (4.68%) ISEB
3 55 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 54 (4.21%) PMI Certification
5 51 (3.98%) PMP
6 45 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 41 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (1.09%) EMC Certification
8 14 (1.09%) MCSE
9 12 (0.94%) CISSP
9 12 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.62%) CCNA
13 7 (0.55%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.47%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.39%) BC Cleared
15 5 (0.39%) MBA
16 4 (0.31%) CEH
16 4 (0.31%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.29%) QA
2 53 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.78%) SLA
4 9 (0.70%) COBIT
5 5 (0.39%) GCP
6 2 (0.16%) COSO
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.078%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.078%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 231 (18.02%) Docker
2 223 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 89 (6.94%) Virtual Machines
5 63 (4.91%) Hyper-V
6 54 (4.21%) XenApp
7 41 (3.20%) vSphere
8 20 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 19 (1.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 17 (1.33%) vCloud
11 16 (1.25%) NFS
11 16 (1.25%) Squid
12 15 (1.17%) KVM
13 14 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
13 14 (1.09%) VirtualBox
14 13 (1.01%) HDFS
15 12 (0.94%) Varnish
16 9 (0.70%) VMware ESX
17 6 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
18 5 (0.39%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 234 (18.25%) Puppet
2 221 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 146 (11.39%) Ansible
4 91 (7.10%) SCVMM
5 61 (4.76%) Kubernetes
6 55 (4.29%) SCOM
7 53 (4.13%) Mesos
8 49 (3.82%) Nagios
8 49 (3.82%) Salt
9 40 (3.12%) SCCM
9 40 (3.12%) SCOrch
10 28 (2.18%) EdgeSight
11 23 (1.79%) rkt
12 18 (1.40%) SCDPM
13 17 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 15 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
15 12 (0.94%) vRealize
16 11 (0.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
17 10 (0.78%) Kibana
18 8 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 342 (26.68%) Microsoft
2 270 (21.06%) VMware
3 177 (13.81%) Oracle
4 124 (9.67%) Citrix
5 122 (9.52%) Cisco
5 122 (9.52%) IBM
6 94 (7.33%) HP
7 81 (6.32%) Red Hat
8 78 (6.08%) EMC
9 72 (5.62%) Google
10 63 (4.91%) NetApp
11 61 (4.76%) CheckPoint
12 56 (4.37%) BMC
13 53 (4.13%) Juniper
14 45 (3.51%) SAP
15 41 (3.20%) Splunk
16 24 (1.87%) Fiorano
17 19 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
18 18 (1.40%) ServiceNow
19 17 (1.33%) Facebook
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Chelsea Apps Factory Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum pension, free breakfast
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £110000 - £130000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Full Package on offer
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30,000 to £35,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum £25,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago