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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 367 577 670
Rank change year-on-year
+210 +93
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 760 426 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.38% 4.35% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 572 324 252
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%

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
11911 9804 7837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.54% 8.97% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10026 8092 6184
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +194 691 £60,000 +6.66% 57
London +207 323 £65,000 -7.14% 31
South East +58 129 £55,000 +4.76% 10
West Midlands +15 63 £55,910 +72.03% 4
Birmingham +21 54 £51,000 +11.47% 1
North West +49 53 £51,820 -18.71% 2
South West -2 51 £51,820 -9.87% 5
City of London +87 46 £60,000 -11.11% 8
Hampshire +30 44 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Surrey +50 37 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East of England +40 35 £47,950 -26.23% 2
Berkshire +30 30 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Manchester +26 28 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Merseyside -2 22 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Liverpool - 22 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire +21 21 £55,000 -21.42% 3
South Wales +25 20 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Wales +17 20 £47,500 +8.57% 1
East Midlands +18 19 £48,250 +18.04%
West Yorkshire +23 17 £55,750 -10.80% 3
Bristol -9 17 £65,910 -5.84%
Cambridgeshire +28 15 £46,900 -14.72% 1
Farnborough -13 15 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Scotland +33 14 £42,500 -
Egham - 14 £107,500 -
Glasgow +29 13 £42,500 -
Cambridge +22 13 £46,000 -23.33% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 13 £51,500 +12.56%
Hertfordshire +27 12 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Nottingham +9 12 £44,500 -2.73%

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 845 (59.72%) IaaS
2 663 (46.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 628 (44.38%) Amazon AWS
4 590 (41.70%) SaaS
5 469 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
6 413 (29.19%) Linux
7 389 (27.49%) Finance
8 375 (26.50%) Microsoft
9 342 (24.17%) Windows
10 332 (23.46%) Java
11 327 (23.11%) DevOps
12 316 (22.33%) Degree
13 310 (21.91%) Data Centre
14 302 (21.34%) VMware
15 260 (18.37%) ITIL
16 252 (17.81%) Python
16 252 (17.81%) SQL
17 247 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
18 231 (16.33%) Puppet
19 222 (15.69%) .NET
19 222 (15.69%) C#
20 212 (14.98%) Software Engineering
21 210 (14.84%) Opscode Chef
22 204 (14.42%) Oracle
23 199 (14.06%) SQL Server
24 191 (13.50%) Docker
25 189 (13.36%) Presales
26 171 (12.08%) TDD
27 164 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
28 161 (11.38%) MS Excel

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 92 (6.50%) Apache
2 66 (4.66%) IIS
3 64 (4.52%) Tomcat
4 61 (4.31%) Cloud Foundry
5 58 (4.10%) SharePoint
6 48 (3.39%) OpenStack
7 42 (2.97%) JBoss
8 34 (2.40%) WebLogic
9 30 (2.12%) WebSphere
10 28 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
11 27 (1.91%) MS Exchange
12 21 (1.48%) Apache Spark
13 17 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (1.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 15 (1.06%) nginx
15 15 (1.06%) Skype for Business
16 12 (0.85%) Apache Qpid
17 8 (0.57%) CMS
17 8 (0.57%) Drupal
18 7 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 161 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.42%) MS Project
5 4 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (1.55%) SAP GRC
2 21 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.27%) SAP ERP
4 17 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (1.20%) Sentinel
5 11 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.14%) CODA-Financials
9 2 (0.14%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.071%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.071%) Magento
10 1 (0.071%) Maximo
10 1 (0.071%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 845 (59.72%) IaaS
2 663 (46.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 628 (44.38%) Amazon AWS
4 590 (41.70%) SaaS
5 152 (10.74%) Amazon EC2
6 100 (7.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 74 (5.23%) Cloud Computing
7 74 (5.23%) Office 365
8 66 (4.66%) OpenShift
9 42 (2.97%) Heroku
10 41 (2.90%) Amazon S3
11 32 (2.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 32 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 32 (2.26%) GitHub
12 29 (2.05%) Google App Engine
13 28 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 20 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
15 19 (1.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 18 (1.27%) Bluemix
17 17 (1.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.64%) Firewall
2 90 (6.36%) SAN
3 72 (5.09%) DNS
4 69 (4.88%) VPN
5 61 (4.31%) Internet
6 57 (4.03%) HTTP
7 51 (3.60%) LAN
8 49 (3.46%) WAN
9 48 (3.39%) TCP/IP
10 39 (2.76%) DHCP
11 36 (2.54%) Network Security
12 29 (2.05%) VoIP
13 22 (1.55%) AMQP
14 20 (1.41%) MPLS
15 15 (1.06%) ISDN
15 15 (1.06%) PBX
15 15 (1.06%) SSL
16 14 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
16 14 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
16 14 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 146 (10.32%) MySQL
3 131 (9.26%) Big Data
4 128 (9.05%) NoSQL
5 69 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 60 (4.24%) DB2
7 56 (3.96%) Relational Database
8 45 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 40 (2.83%) Azure SQL Database
10 37 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (2.19%) Hadoop
12 27 (1.91%) RDBMS
13 26 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 25 (1.77%) Redis
14 25 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
15 24 (1.70%) Couchbase
16 23 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
16 23 (1.63%) Data Mining
17 22 (1.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 111 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 107 (7.56%) Jenkins
3 44 (3.11%) Subversion
4 40 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 20 (1.41%) Selenium
7 19 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (1.34%) JIRA
8 17 (1.20%) TeamCity
9 15 (1.06%) Maven
10 14 (0.99%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (0.78%) GoCD
12 11 (0.78%) Vagrant
13 10 (0.71%) NUnit
14 8 (0.57%) SpecFlow
14 8 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (0.49%) MSBuild
15 7 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 7 (0.49%) WiX
General
1 389 (27.49%) Finance
2 113 (7.99%) Retail
3 83 (5.87%) Banking
4 63 (4.45%) Marketing
5 62 (4.38%) Publishing
6 59 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 54 (3.82%) Games
8 34 (2.40%) Legal
9 29 (2.05%) Advertising
10 28 (1.98%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.63%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.06%) Billing
13 13 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.85%) Electronics
14 12 (0.85%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.85%) Law
15 8 (0.57%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.35%) Back Office
16 5 (0.35%) iGaming
17 3 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 434 (30.67%) Architect
2 231 (16.33%) Developer
3 167 (11.80%) Solutions Architect
4 131 (9.26%) Cloud Architect
5 114 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 104 (7.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 93 (6.57%) Consultant
8 83 (5.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 72 (5.09%) Linux Engineer
10 68 (4.81%) Azure Architect
11 67 (4.73%) .NET Developer
12 63 (4.45%) Technical Architect
13 50 (3.53%) Azure Consultant
13 50 (3.53%) Senior Architect
14 46 (3.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
14 46 (3.25%) Infrastructure Architect
15 43 (3.04%) Software Developer
16 42 (2.97%) Senior Developer
17 41 (2.90%) Cloud Consultant
17 41 (2.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (15.69%) .NET
2 141 (9.96%) Web Services
3 135 (9.54%) HTML
4 124 (8.76%) REST
5 96 (6.78%) Middleware
6 90 (6.36%) CSS
7 77 (5.44%) ASP.NET
8 75 (5.30%) HTML5
9 69 (4.88%) Node.js
10 62 (4.38%) AngularJS
11 56 (3.96%) RESTful
12 52 (3.67%) SOAP
13 50 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 45 (3.18%) .NET Framework
15 44 (3.11%) Spring
15 44 (3.11%) WCF
16 43 (3.04%) jQuery
17 42 (2.97%) Apache Flex
17 42 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
18 39 (2.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 310 (21.91%) Data Centre
2 154 (10.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 135 (9.54%) Public Cloud
4 123 (8.69%) Computer Science
5 112 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
6 106 (7.49%) Private Cloud
7 57 (4.03%) CMDB
7 57 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (3.82%) Visualisation
9 46 (3.25%) Mobile App
10 41 (2.90%) Virtual Team
11 36 (2.54%) Blockchain
12 29 (2.05%) Management Information System
13 28 (1.98%) NHS
14 26 (1.84%) Cloud Native
14 26 (1.84%) User Experience
15 25 (1.77%) Fintech
16 23 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
17 22 (1.55%) Mathematics
18 17 (1.20%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 413 (29.19%) Linux
2 342 (24.17%) Windows
3 145 (10.25%) Unix
4 127 (8.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 105 (7.42%) Windows Server
6 48 (3.39%) CentOS
7 44 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (2.05%) Solaris
10 23 (1.63%) OpenVMS
11 21 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (1.34%) Android
13 14 (0.99%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.78%) Mesosphere
14 11 (0.78%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.64%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.57%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.42%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.42%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (23.11%) DevOps
3 260 (18.37%) ITIL
4 212 (14.98%) Software Engineering
5 189 (13.36%) Presales
6 171 (12.08%) TDD
7 164 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
8 159 (11.24%) Analytics
9 150 (10.60%) Project Management
10 148 (10.46%) Service Delivery
11 145 (10.25%) SOA
12 143 (10.11%) TOGAF
13 141 (9.96%) Technical Architecture
14 128 (9.05%) Configuration Management
14 128 (9.05%) Open Source
15 125 (8.83%) Business Development
16 122 (8.62%) CRM
17 120 (8.48%) Service Management
18 116 (8.20%) E-Commerce
18 116 (8.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 332 (23.46%) Java
2 252 (17.81%) Python
2 252 (17.81%) SQL
3 222 (15.69%) C#
4 146 (10.32%) JavaScript
5 135 (9.54%) Ruby
6 117 (8.27%) PowerShell
7 90 (6.36%) Perl
8 81 (5.72%) PHP
9 55 (3.89%) Bash Shell
10 51 (3.60%) C
11 49 (3.46%) C++
12 38 (2.69%) Scala
13 28 (1.98%) Shell Script
14 27 (1.91%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.41%) Groovy
16 19 (1.34%) Go
17 14 (0.99%) Objective-C
17 14 (0.99%) R
18 13 (0.92%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 316 (22.33%) Degree
2 109 (7.70%) Security Cleared
3 78 (5.51%) ISEB
4 67 (4.73%) PMI Certification
5 64 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 63 (4.45%) SC Cleared
7 57 (4.03%) PMP
8 32 (2.26%) BC Cleared
8 32 (2.26%) MCSE
9 28 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (1.55%) EMC Certification
11 17 (1.20%) CCNA
12 16 (1.13%) CISSP
13 12 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.78%) DV Cleared
14 11 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (0.64%) MCITP
16 8 (0.57%) CISM
16 8 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 7 (0.49%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (2.61%) QA
3 33 (2.33%) GCP
4 15 (1.06%) SLA
5 10 (0.71%) COBIT
5 10 (0.71%) ISO 14001
5 10 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.21%) COSO
7 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.21%) GAMP
7 3 (0.21%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.071%) HIPAA
System Software
1 247 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 191 (13.50%) Docker
3 125 (8.83%) Virtual Machines
4 123 (8.69%) Active Directory
5 76 (5.37%) Hyper-V
6 41 (2.90%) vSphere
7 27 (1.91%) vCloud
8 21 (1.48%) VMware ESX
9 19 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (1.13%) XenApp
11 14 (0.99%) Terminal Services
12 13 (0.92%) Firmware
13 11 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
14 10 (0.71%) Squid
15 8 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 7 (0.49%) HDFS
16 7 (0.49%) Varnish
16 7 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
17 6 (0.42%) NFS
Systems Management
1 231 (16.33%) Puppet
2 210 (14.84%) Opscode Chef
3 135 (9.54%) Ansible
4 121 (8.55%) SCVMM
5 65 (4.59%) Kubernetes
6 49 (3.46%) Salt
7 45 (3.18%) Mesos
8 42 (2.97%) SCOrch
9 41 (2.90%) vRealize
10 36 (2.54%) SCCM
11 34 (2.40%) SCOM
12 32 (2.26%) Nagios
13 20 (1.41%) SCDPM
14 18 (1.27%) AirWatch
15 17 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
16 16 (1.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 13 (0.92%) rkt
18 12 (0.85%) CFEngine
19 9 (0.64%) EdgeSight
20 7 (0.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 375 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 302 (21.34%) VMware
3 204 (14.42%) Oracle
4 135 (9.54%) Cisco
5 125 (8.83%) IBM
6 113 (7.99%) Citrix
7 106 (7.49%) Google
8 89 (6.29%) EMC
9 83 (5.87%) CheckPoint
10 82 (5.80%) NetApp
11 77 (5.44%) Red Hat
12 72 (5.09%) HP
13 69 (4.88%) Juniper
14 59 (4.17%) BMC
15 49 (3.46%) SAP
16 25 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
17 21 (1.48%) Fiorano
18 20 (1.41%) Atlassian
18 20 (1.41%) Splunk
19 16 (1.13%) ServiceNow
Farnborough, Hampshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + flexible depending on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: 6 hours ago
UK
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + 10,000 Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Other benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k+ bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + OTE, Car, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + overtime + 5k benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £150000 per annum + pension, bonus. ,more
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% flex benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% flex benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £46000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Home Office
Salary: From £120,000 to £140,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC Band 8b
Posted: 27 days ago