The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 71 66 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 35 45 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.65% 3.28% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.12% 36.59% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 5
Average salary £47,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
PaaS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
134 123 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.13% 8.98% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 132 101 48
Average salary £38,000 £38,400 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Wales region.

PaaS Salary Trend in Wales

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Wales

PaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 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
South Wales -2 35 £47,000 +8.67% 2
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (86.84%) Marketing
3 32 (84.21%) Advertising
4 31 (81.58%) Mobile Marketing
5 30 (78.95%) Big Data
5 30 (78.95%) Telecoms
5 30 (78.95%) E-Commerce
5 30 (78.95%) Data Mining
6 26 (68.42%) Linux
7 25 (65.79%) Apache
8 17 (44.74%) IBM
9 13 (34.21%) Unix
10 12 (31.58%) QA
11 9 (23.68%) Low Latency
11 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
12 8 (21.05%) C++
12 8 (21.05%) Project Management
12 8 (21.05%) GGSN
12 8 (21.05%) SGSN
13 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
13 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
13 7 (18.42%) iSCSI
13 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
13 7 (18.42%) Manual Testing
13 7 (18.42%) NAS
13 7 (18.42%) SAN
13 7 (18.42%) Web Services
13 7 (18.42%) NFS
13 7 (18.42%) EMC
13 7 (18.42%) ISEB

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 25 (65.79%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) IaaS
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.05%) GGSN
2 8 (21.05%) SGSN
3 7 (18.42%) iSCSI
3 7 (18.42%) NAS
3 7 (18.42%) SAN
4 6 (15.79%) DNS
4 6 (15.79%) Internet
5 5 (13.16%) Kerberos
5 5 (13.16%) Network Security
5 5 (13.16%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (7.89%) HTTP
6 3 (7.89%) SSL
7 1 (2.63%) BGP
7 1 (2.63%) IPv4
7 1 (2.63%) IPv6
7 1 (2.63%) MPLS
7 1 (2.63%) VPLS
7 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) Big Data
1 30 (78.95%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Moq
1 3 (7.89%) MSTest
1 3 (7.89%) NUnit
General
1 33 (86.84%) Marketing
2 32 (84.21%) Advertising
3 30 (78.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Technical Manager
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.05%) Technical Project Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) C/C++ Developer
6 4 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Web Services
2 6 (15.79%) HTML
3 5 (13.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (7.89%) HTML5
4 3 (7.89%) WCF
4 3 (7.89%) WinForms
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Unix
3 5 (13.16%) CentOS
3 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (81.58%) Mobile Marketing
3 30 (78.95%) E-Commerce
4 9 (23.68%) Low Latency
5 8 (21.05%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Manual Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.16%) High Availability
7 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) OOD
8 3 (7.89%) Presales
8 3 (7.89%) SOLID
8 3 (7.89%) TDD
9 2 (5.26%) Business Development
9 2 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (5.26%) SOA
10 1 (2.63%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) C++
2 6 (15.79%) C
3 4 (10.53%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB
1 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) CCIE
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) NFS
2 5 (13.16%) Squid
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) IBM
2 7 (18.42%) EMC
3 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago