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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 434 573 690
Rank change year-on-year
+139 +117
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 645 417 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.39% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.70% 4.59% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 486 322 235
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

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
11313 9083 7820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.51% 8.51% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9579 7279 6404
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +133 554 £65,000 +4.00% 72
London +63 282 £72,500 +11.53% 32
South East +33 86 £62,500 +19.04% 18
City of London +95 67 £72,500 -3.33% 11
West Midlands +38 50 £60,000 +76.47% 5
Yorkshire +47 40 £54,500 -9.16% 3
West Yorkshire +36 39 £56,500 -13.07% 1
Scotland +25 34 £45,000 - 2
Glasgow +16 34 £45,000 -
Leeds +40 32 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Birmingham - 32 £60,000 - 1
North West +40 29 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Surrey +25 29 £67,500 +22.72% 5
Berkshire -1 23 £45,000 -14.28% 10
South West +6 22 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East Midlands +22 21 £55,000 - 1
East of England +16 21 £64,000 -20.00% 3
Reading +3 17 £41,500 -20.95% 9
Wales -6 17 £47,000 -1.05% 2
South Wales -7 17 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Cwmbran +4 16 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Torfaen +4 16 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Hertfordshire +15 13 £80,000 - 2
East Sussex +23 12 £70,000 -
Bristol +9 12 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 11 £52,500 -
Lewes - 11 £70,000 -
Nottingham - 11 £52,500 -
Cheshire +27 10 £39,500 -39.92% 1
Manchester +13 9 £60,000 -5.88% 1

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 704 (59.01%) IaaS
2 467 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
3 451 (37.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 444 (37.22%) Amazon AWS
5 410 (34.37%) SaaS
6 343 (28.75%) Linux
7 326 (27.33%) DevOps
8 307 (25.73%) Microsoft
9 299 (25.06%) Java
10 263 (22.05%) VMware
11 262 (21.96%) Finance
12 250 (20.96%) Windows
13 232 (19.45%) Data Centre
14 226 (18.94%) ITIL
15 215 (18.02%) Docker
16 212 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 212 (17.77%) Puppet
17 204 (17.10%) Opscode Chef
18 199 (16.68%) Python
19 193 (16.18%) SQL
20 191 (16.01%) Degree
21 180 (15.09%) Software Engineering
22 165 (13.83%) SOA
23 158 (13.24%) Oracle
24 157 (13.16%) Unix
25 155 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
26 152 (12.74%) TDD
27 150 (12.57%) Configuration Management
28 138 (11.57%) SQL Server
28 138 (11.57%) JavaScript

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
1 133 (11.15%) Apache
2 98 (8.21%) OpenStack
3 88 (7.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 65 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 57 (4.78%) IIS
6 51 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (4.27%) Node.js
7 47 (3.94%) Tomcat
8 36 (3.02%) JBoss
9 28 (2.35%) MS Exchange
10 26 (2.18%) WebLogic
11 25 (2.10%) Confluence
11 25 (2.10%) nginx
12 22 (1.84%) WebSphere
13 19 (1.59%) Skype for Business
14 18 (1.51%) Apache Spark
15 16 (1.34%) Alfresco
15 16 (1.34%) CMS
16 15 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 94 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.09%) MS Office
3 12 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.67%) MS Project
4 8 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.01%) SAP GRC
4 8 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.42%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.084%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.084%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.084%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.084%) RMDS
9 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 704 (59.01%) IaaS
2 451 (37.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 444 (37.22%) Amazon AWS
4 410 (34.37%) SaaS
5 107 (8.97%) Amazon EC2
6 67 (5.62%) OpenShift
7 66 (5.53%) Cloud Computing
8 57 (4.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 52 (4.36%) Office 365
10 41 (3.44%) Amazon S3
11 38 (3.19%) Heroku
12 37 (3.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 33 (2.77%) GitHub
14 29 (2.43%) Google App Engine
15 27 (2.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 24 (2.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 19 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
18 18 (1.51%) Amazon EMR
19 7 (0.59%) Boomi
20 6 (0.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 71 (5.95%) Firewall
1 71 (5.95%) SAN
2 66 (5.53%) LAN
3 65 (5.45%) Internet
4 54 (4.53%) WAN
5 50 (4.19%) DNS
6 41 (3.44%) TCP/IP
7 39 (3.27%) HTTP
8 35 (2.93%) Network Security
9 28 (2.35%) VPN
10 27 (2.26%) LDAP
11 24 (2.01%) IP Telephony
12 23 (1.93%) Fibre Channel
13 21 (1.76%) Cisco IPT
14 15 (1.26%) DHCP
14 15 (1.26%) MPLS
15 13 (1.09%) AMQP
16 12 (1.01%) iSCSI
16 12 (1.01%) NAS
17 11 (0.92%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 116 (9.72%) MySQL
3 99 (8.30%) Big Data
4 80 (6.71%) NoSQL
5 65 (5.45%) Hadoop
6 63 (5.28%) MongoDB
7 61 (5.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 52 (4.36%) DB2
9 51 (4.27%) Data Mining
10 46 (3.86%) Couchbase
11 37 (3.10%) Redis
12 28 (2.35%) Relational Database
13 27 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (1.93%) Apache Hive
15 21 (1.76%) Neo4j
16 18 (1.51%) Oracle Database
17 17 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (1.42%) SAP HANA
18 16 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
18 16 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 117 (9.81%) Jenkins
2 114 (9.56%) Git (software)
3 44 (3.69%) Maven
4 42 (3.52%) JIRA
4 42 (3.52%) Subversion
5 29 (2.43%) Vagrant
6 25 (2.10%) TeamCity
7 22 (1.84%) Selenium
8 19 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
10 15 (1.26%) Gerrit
11 14 (1.17%) git-flow
12 13 (1.09%) Hudson
13 12 (1.01%) JUnit
13 12 (1.01%) Travis CI
14 11 (0.92%) Gradle
14 11 (0.92%) Visual Studio
15 10 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (0.84%) Eclipse
16 8 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 262 (21.96%) Finance
2 78 (6.54%) Banking
3 74 (6.20%) Retail
4 71 (5.95%) Marketing
5 67 (5.62%) Telecoms
6 64 (5.36%) Publishing
7 56 (4.69%) Advertising
8 38 (3.19%) Games
9 17 (1.42%) Legal
10 15 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 14 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.92%) Law
13 6 (0.50%) Back Office
14 5 (0.42%) iGaming
15 4 (0.34%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.25%) Billing
16 3 (0.25%) Front Office
16 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 368 (30.85%) Architect
2 194 (16.26%) Developer
3 130 (10.90%) Solutions Architect
4 99 (8.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 94 (7.88%) Cloud Architect
6 90 (7.54%) Consultant
7 69 (5.78%) Cloud Engineer
8 52 (4.36%) Java Developer
9 51 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 50 (4.19%) Infrastructure Architect
11 48 (4.02%) Software Developer
12 47 (3.94%) Linux Engineer
13 46 (3.86%) Senior Architect
13 46 (3.86%) Software Engineer
14 41 (3.44%) Security Architect
15 40 (3.35%) Cloud Consultant
15 40 (3.35%) Technical Consultant
16 37 (3.10%) IT Manager
16 37 (3.10%) Java Engineer
17 36 (3.02%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (10.98%) Web Services
2 124 (10.39%) .NET
3 123 (10.31%) HTML
4 115 (9.64%) Middleware
5 83 (6.96%) CSS
6 71 (5.95%) REST
7 70 (5.87%) HTML5
8 69 (5.78%) AngularJS
8 69 (5.78%) XML
9 57 (4.78%) jQuery
10 54 (4.53%) JSON
11 49 (4.11%) LAMP
12 48 (4.02%) RESTful
13 43 (3.60%) J2EE
14 40 (3.35%) ASP.NET
15 39 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
16 36 (3.02%) SOAP
17 34 (2.85%) JMS
18 33 (2.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 31 (2.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 232 (19.45%) Data Centre
2 97 (8.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 79 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (6.62%) Computer Science
4 75 (6.29%) Public Cloud
5 62 (5.20%) Private Cloud
6 45 (3.77%) CMDB
6 45 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
7 39 (3.27%) User Experience
8 36 (3.02%) Mobile App
9 32 (2.68%) Cloud Native
10 29 (2.43%) Replication
10 29 (2.43%) Visualisation
11 25 (2.10%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.93%) Streaming Video
13 21 (1.76%) Management Information System
13 21 (1.76%) Xbox
14 20 (1.68%) Wiki
15 18 (1.51%) PlayStation
16 13 (1.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 343 (28.75%) Linux
2 250 (20.96%) Windows
3 157 (13.16%) Unix
4 97 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 67 (5.62%) Windows Server
6 40 (3.35%) Android
7 37 (3.10%) Apple iOS
8 27 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (2.18%) Mesosphere
10 25 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (1.84%) CentOS
12 18 (1.51%) Windows Phone
13 14 (1.17%) Solaris
14 10 (0.84%) CoreOS
15 9 (0.75%) AIX
16 5 (0.42%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.25%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
18 2 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (27.33%) DevOps
3 226 (18.94%) ITIL
4 180 (15.09%) Software Engineering
5 165 (13.83%) SOA
6 155 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
7 152 (12.74%) TDD
8 150 (12.57%) Configuration Management
9 136 (11.40%) Presales
10 135 (11.32%) Project Management
11 129 (10.81%) E-Commerce
11 129 (10.81%) Service Delivery
12 122 (10.23%) Open Source
13 106 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 106 (8.89%) TOGAF
14 102 (8.55%) CRM
15 100 (8.38%) Business Development
16 99 (8.30%) Capacity Planning
17 91 (7.63%) Technical Architecture
18 90 (7.54%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 299 (25.06%) Java
2 199 (16.68%) Python
3 193 (16.18%) SQL
4 138 (11.57%) JavaScript
5 125 (10.48%) Ruby
6 113 (9.47%) PowerShell
7 102 (8.55%) C#
8 91 (7.63%) Perl
9 50 (4.19%) Bash Shell
9 50 (4.19%) C
10 37 (3.10%) C++
11 35 (2.93%) Shell Script
12 30 (2.51%) Go
13 29 (2.43%) Objective-C
13 29 (2.43%) PHP
14 16 (1.34%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.26%) Scala
16 14 (1.17%) Groovy
17 11 (0.92%) Clojure
17 11 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 191 (16.01%) Degree
2 54 (4.53%) ISEB
3 48 (4.02%) PMI Certification
4 45 (3.77%) PMP
5 43 (3.60%) Security Cleared
6 42 (3.52%) SC Cleared
7 28 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (1.34%) EMC Certification
9 14 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (0.92%) MCSE
11 9 (0.75%) CISSP
12 7 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.59%) MBA
13 6 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.50%) RHCSA
13 6 (0.50%) Sun Certification
14 4 (0.34%) CCNA
15 3 (0.25%) CEH
15 3 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.70%) QA
2 55 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.92%) COBIT
3 11 (0.92%) SLA
4 5 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.17%) COSO
6 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
System Software
1 215 (18.02%) Docker
2 212 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (8.80%) Active Directory
4 62 (5.20%) Hyper-V
5 55 (4.61%) XenApp
6 38 (3.19%) vSphere
7 21 (1.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 20 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (1.68%) NFS
9 18 (1.51%) Squid
10 16 (1.34%) KVM
11 15 (1.26%) VirtualBox
12 14 (1.17%) vCloud
13 13 (1.09%) HDFS
14 11 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
14 11 (0.92%) Varnish
15 8 (0.67%) Dovecot
16 7 (0.59%) Xen
17 6 (0.50%) VMware ESX
17 6 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 212 (17.77%) Puppet
2 204 (17.10%) Opscode Chef
3 135 (11.32%) Ansible
4 77 (6.45%) SCVMM
5 51 (4.27%) SCOM
6 49 (4.11%) Kubernetes
6 49 (4.11%) Mesos
7 46 (3.86%) Nagios
8 38 (3.19%) SCCM
9 37 (3.10%) SCOrch
10 36 (3.02%) Salt
11 28 (2.35%) EdgeSight
12 16 (1.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 15 (1.26%) SCDPM
14 12 (1.01%) Windows Intune
15 11 (0.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
16 9 (0.75%) Kibana
17 8 (0.67%) Ambari
17 8 (0.67%) Data Guard
17 8 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 307 (25.73%) Microsoft
2 263 (22.05%) VMware
3 158 (13.24%) Oracle
4 119 (9.97%) Cisco
4 119 (9.97%) Citrix
5 118 (9.89%) IBM
6 91 (7.63%) HP
7 82 (6.87%) Red Hat
8 79 (6.62%) EMC
9 64 (5.36%) Google
10 58 (4.86%) NetApp
11 53 (4.44%) Juniper
12 52 (4.36%) CheckPoint
13 49 (4.11%) BMC
14 45 (3.77%) SAP
15 39 (3.27%) Splunk
16 20 (1.68%) Fiorano
17 19 (1.59%) Facebook
18 18 (1.51%) PayPal
18 18 (1.51%) ServiceNow
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Fantastic package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Environment Agency
Salary: From £42,915 to £53,995 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 to £90,000 Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 to £90,000 Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Stock options, Fitness & Wellbeing programme
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Metaskil
Salary: £Highly competitive + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 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
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Maximum £70,000 plus up to 20% bonus, shares a
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £95000 - £105500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago