The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 498 596 788
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +192
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 508 366 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.82% 4.46% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 379 281 115
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,400 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
10550 8205 5931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 7.71% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8888 6674 4802
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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
England +116 436 £55,000 -8.33% 95
London +27 195 £65,000 - 49
South East +29 82 £65,000 +30.00% 26
North West +61 39 £45,000 -32.07% 3
South Wales -2 35 £47,000 +8.67% 4
Wales -5 35 £47,000 +6.81% 4
Cwmbran -2 31 £47,000 +8.67% 1
Torfaen -2 31 £47,000 +8.67% 1
Yorkshire +19 30 £46,250 -7.50% 1
City of London +58 28 £68,000 -4.56% 5
East of England +10 26 £57,500 +31.42% 4
West Midlands +10 25 £55,000 -18.51% 2
Manchester +39 23 £45,000 -37.93% 2
Surrey +10 23 £55,000 +10.00% 6
West Yorkshire +9 23 £44,000 -14.14% 1
Basildon - 23 - -
Essex - 23 - -
Hampshire +30 22 £52,500 +16.66% 1
South West -1 21 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Birmingham +16 20 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Leeds +14 18 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Farnborough -10 15 £50,000 +100.00%
Scotland - 14 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +9 13 £110,000 +109.52% 2
Glasgow - 13 £45,000 - 1
Bristol -9 11 £45,000 -24.99% 2
Berkshire -19 10 £65,000 +30.00% 13
Nottinghamshire +15 9 £32,500 - 1
East Sussex +10 9 £70,000 - 1
Nottingham +10 9 £32,500 - 1

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 574 (62.80%) IaaS
2 360 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 348 (38.07%) SaaS
4 280 (30.63%) Amazon AWS
5 279 (30.53%) Linux
6 237 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 219 (23.96%) DevOps
8 204 (22.32%) Java
9 196 (21.44%) VMware
10 191 (20.90%) Windows
11 188 (20.57%) Microsoft
12 170 (18.60%) Python
13 160 (17.51%) Finance
14 156 (17.07%) JavaScript
15 155 (16.96%) ITIL
16 154 (16.85%) Opscode Chef
17 153 (16.74%) Puppet
18 147 (16.08%) CSS
19 146 (15.97%) SQL
20 144 (15.75%) HTML
21 143 (15.65%) Apache
22 135 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
23 134 (14.66%) Oracle
24 127 (13.89%) Data Centre
25 126 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
26 124 (13.57%) Ruby
27 120 (13.13%) SQL Server
28 118 (12.91%) Git (software)
29 114 (12.47%) Jenkins
30 113 (12.36%) AngularJS

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 143 (15.65%) Apache
2 94 (10.28%) OpenStack
3 70 (7.66%) Elasticsearch
3 70 (7.66%) Node.js
4 66 (7.22%) JBoss
5 51 (5.58%) SharePoint
6 45 (4.92%) IIS
7 44 (4.81%) Tomcat
8 37 (4.05%) Cloud Foundry
9 35 (3.83%) WebSphere
10 28 (3.06%) MS Exchange
11 26 (2.84%) WebLogic
12 17 (1.86%) GlassFish
13 16 (1.75%) Apache Pig
14 15 (1.64%) nginx
15 14 (1.53%) Confluence
15 14 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (1.42%) Skype for Business
17 12 (1.31%) Alfresco
17 12 (1.31%) Mule
Applications
1 77 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.66%) MS Office
3 6 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.98%) SAP GRC
5 5 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.22%) Magento
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.22%) RMDS
7 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 574 (62.80%) IaaS
2 348 (38.07%) SaaS
3 280 (30.63%) Amazon AWS
4 237 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 84 (9.19%) Cloud Computing
6 57 (6.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 55 (6.02%) Heroku
8 43 (4.70%) Google App Engine
9 31 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 27 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
11 26 (2.84%) Office 365
12 20 (2.19%) GitHub
13 19 (2.08%) iPaaS
14 17 (1.86%) Bluemix
15 15 (1.64%) Amazon S3
16 14 (1.53%) IBM PureFlex
17 11 (1.20%) OpenShift
18 10 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
18 10 (1.09%) Azure Machine Learning
18 10 (1.09%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.35%) Firewall
1 58 (6.35%) SAN
2 54 (5.91%) Internet
3 47 (5.14%) LAN
4 46 (5.03%) WAN
5 45 (4.92%) DNS
6 43 (4.70%) LDAP
7 32 (3.50%) TCP/IP
8 29 (3.17%) HTTP
9 28 (3.06%) Network Security
10 25 (2.74%) NAS
11 22 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (2.30%) OpenLDAP
13 15 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (1.64%) DHCP
14 13 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
14 13 (1.42%) IP Telephony
15 11 (1.20%) Cisco IPT
16 10 (1.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 113 (12.36%) Big Data
3 101 (11.05%) MySQL
4 96 (10.50%) NoSQL
5 95 (10.39%) MongoDB
6 85 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 80 (8.75%) Hadoop
8 59 (6.46%) Couchbase
9 38 (4.16%) Redis
10 37 (4.05%) Data Mining
11 33 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
12 32 (3.50%) Apache Hive
13 31 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (3.28%) Relational Database
15 28 (3.06%) MemSQL
16 25 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 24 (2.63%) CouchDB
17 24 (2.63%) Oracle Database
18 23 (2.52%) SAP HANA
19 21 (2.30%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 118 (12.91%) Git (software)
2 114 (12.47%) Jenkins
3 69 (7.55%) Maven
4 41 (4.49%) Subversion
5 35 (3.83%) TeamCity
6 28 (3.06%) Gerrit
6 28 (3.06%) Hudson
7 26 (2.84%) JIRA
8 23 (2.52%) JUnit
9 19 (2.08%) Ant
10 18 (1.97%) Cucumber
11 16 (1.75%) Mockito
11 16 (1.75%) Selenium
11 16 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (1.75%) Vagrant
12 15 (1.64%) Gradle
12 15 (1.64%) Mocha
13 14 (1.53%) git-flow
14 8 (0.88%) Artifactory
14 8 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 160 (17.51%) Finance
2 72 (7.88%) Marketing
3 67 (7.33%) Telecoms
4 55 (6.02%) Retail
5 43 (4.70%) Advertising
6 42 (4.60%) Banking
7 29 (3.17%) Games
8 21 (2.30%) Publishing
9 20 (2.19%) Legal
10 19 (2.08%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.20%) Electronics
12 9 (0.98%) Front Office
13 5 (0.55%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.55%) Law
13 5 (0.55%) Military
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
15 2 (0.22%) Back Office
15 2 (0.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 290 (31.73%) Architect
2 149 (16.30%) Developer
3 90 (9.85%) Solutions Architect
4 75 (8.21%) Consultant
5 70 (7.66%) Cloud Architect
6 58 (6.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 50 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
8 47 (5.14%) Technical Architect
9 45 (4.92%) Software Engineer
10 42 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 42 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
11 39 (4.27%) Administrator
11 39 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
12 37 (4.05%) .NET Developer
13 31 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
13 31 (3.39%) Technical Consultant
14 28 (3.06%) Enterprise Architect
15 27 (2.95%) Java Developer
15 27 (2.95%) Software Developer
16 26 (2.84%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (16.08%) CSS
2 144 (15.75%) HTML
3 113 (12.36%) AngularJS
4 106 (11.60%) Middleware
5 101 (11.05%) .NET
6 100 (10.94%) Web Services
7 85 (9.30%) HTML5
8 76 (8.32%) XML
9 68 (7.44%) LAMP
10 60 (6.56%) jQuery
11 57 (6.24%) JSON
12 38 (4.16%) Akka
13 37 (4.05%) Spring
14 36 (3.94%) ASP.NET
14 36 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 35 (3.83%) CSS3
15 35 (3.83%) RESTful
16 32 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 30 (3.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 127 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 74 (8.10%) Public Cloud
3 49 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (5.25%) Private Cloud
5 39 (4.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 39 (4.27%) User Experience
6 29 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (3.06%) Computer Science
8 27 (2.95%) VCE vBlock
9 21 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 20 (2.19%) Clustering
11 19 (2.08%) Replication
12 18 (1.97%) EMC VNX
13 14 (1.53%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.53%) Wiki
14 13 (1.42%) Fintech
15 11 (1.20%) CLARiiON
15 11 (1.20%) Digital Media
15 11 (1.20%) Management Information System
16 9 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 279 (30.53%) Linux
2 191 (20.90%) Windows
3 82 (8.97%) Unix
4 59 (6.46%) Windows Server
5 55 (6.02%) Android
6 53 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 47 (5.14%) Apple iOS
8 34 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (3.06%) Solaris
10 22 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (1.75%) Ubuntu
12 14 (1.53%) Windows 10
13 12 (1.31%) CentOS
14 10 (1.09%) CoreOS
15 7 (0.77%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.55%) AIX
17 4 (0.44%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.33%) SUSE
18 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
19 2 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (23.96%) DevOps
3 155 (16.96%) ITIL
4 126 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 106 (11.60%) Configuration Management
6 103 (11.27%) Software Engineering
7 102 (11.16%) SOA
8 101 (11.05%) TDD
9 90 (9.85%) Open Source
10 88 (9.63%) E-Commerce
11 85 (9.30%) Scrum
12 84 (9.19%) Mentoring
13 81 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
14 76 (8.32%) Project Management
15 74 (8.10%) Presales
16 70 (7.66%) Microservices
16 70 (7.66%) TOGAF
17 69 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
18 63 (6.89%) High Availability
19 58 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 204 (22.32%) Java
2 170 (18.60%) Python
3 156 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 146 (15.97%) SQL
5 124 (13.57%) Ruby
6 79 (8.64%) C#
7 65 (7.11%) PowerShell
8 40 (4.38%) Shell Script
9 35 (3.83%) Perl
10 30 (3.28%) C
10 30 (3.28%) PHP
11 29 (3.17%) Clojure
11 29 (3.17%) Go
12 25 (2.74%) Bash Shell
13 21 (2.30%) Scala
14 18 (1.97%) C++
14 18 (1.97%) XAML
15 10 (1.09%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.09%) R
16 8 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 108 (11.82%) Degree
2 35 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.19%) MCSE
6 18 (1.97%) EMC Certification
6 18 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.86%) RHCSA
7 17 (1.86%) Sun Certification
8 13 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (1.20%) CITP
9 11 (1.20%) VCAP
10 9 (0.98%) ISEB
11 8 (0.88%) MBA
12 7 (0.77%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.44%) CISSP
14 3 (0.33%) APMP
14 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.14%) QA
2 36 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.31%) COBIT
3 12 (1.31%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.31%) SLA
4 5 (0.55%) GPG13
4 5 (0.55%) ISO22301
4 5 (0.55%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.44%) COSO
6 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 135 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (12.04%) Docker
3 55 (6.02%) Active Directory
4 40 (4.38%) Hyper-V
5 36 (3.94%) vSphere
6 23 (2.52%) vCloud
6 23 (2.52%) XenApp
7 17 (1.86%) NFS
8 15 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (1.53%) Xen
10 13 (1.42%) KVM
11 12 (1.31%) Firmware
11 12 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 9 (0.98%) LXC
14 8 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
15 7 (0.77%) Dovecot
15 7 (0.77%) Squid
16 5 (0.55%) VirtualBox
17 4 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 154 (16.85%) Opscode Chef
2 153 (16.74%) Puppet
3 92 (10.07%) Ansible
4 31 (3.39%) SCCM
5 22 (2.41%) Nagios
5 22 (2.41%) SCOM
5 22 (2.41%) SCOrch
6 12 (1.31%) Kubernetes
7 11 (1.20%) EdgeSight
7 11 (1.20%) WSUS
8 10 (1.09%) Salt
8 10 (1.09%) SCVMM
9 9 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
10 8 (0.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 7 (0.77%) Mesos
11 7 (0.77%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 7 (0.77%) Windows Intune
12 6 (0.66%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 196 (21.44%) VMware
2 188 (20.57%) Microsoft
3 134 (14.66%) Oracle
4 105 (11.49%) Cisco
5 83 (9.08%) Google
6 75 (8.21%) IBM
7 62 (6.78%) EMC
8 60 (6.56%) Red Hat
9 56 (6.13%) HP
10 54 (5.91%) Citrix
11 52 (5.69%) SAP
12 24 (2.63%) NetApp
13 23 (2.52%) Rackspace
14 20 (2.19%) Juniper
14 20 (2.19%) ServiceNow
15 19 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (1.64%) ATG
16 15 (1.64%) WSO2
17 12 (1.31%) CA
17 12 (1.31%) webMethods
Oxfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
England
IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + See below
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum £65-85k+ bonus bens etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Flexibenefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Metaskil
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum up to £90k plus great beenfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Comms-care
Salary: £40,000-£48,000 + Car + Certified training
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum £25,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
glh Hotels Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Mint
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £151000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago