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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 54 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 45 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.50% 0.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.39% 9.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 45 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
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
93 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.24% 1.65% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 84 17 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,800 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +43 41 £42,500 +14.86% 2
West Wales - 4 £45,000 -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 40 (72.73%) E-Commerce
1 40 (72.73%) Advertising
1 40 (72.73%) Marketing
1 40 (72.73%) Big Data
1 40 (72.73%) Mobile Marketing
2 31 (56.36%) Data Mining
3 25 (45.45%) Linux
4 24 (43.64%) HTML
5 23 (41.82%) Web Services
6 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (34.55%) Java
7 19 (34.55%) HTML5
8 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
9 15 (27.27%) XML
9 15 (27.27%) IaaS
10 13 (23.64%) SQL
10 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
11 12 (21.82%) MySQL
11 12 (21.82%) CSS
11 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
12 11 (20.00%) UNIX
12 11 (20.00%) HTTP
13 10 (18.18%) Internet
13 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
14 9 (16.36%) OO
14 9 (16.36%) Python
14 9 (16.36%) OOD
15 8 (14.55%) C
15 8 (14.55%) Apache
15 8 (14.55%) SOA

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (14.55%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) IaaS
2 8 (14.55%) SaaS
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
2 11 (20.00%) HTTP
3 10 (18.18%) Internet
4 4 (7.27%) SAN
4 4 (7.27%) SSL
4 4 (7.27%) NAS
5 3 (5.45%) VPLS
5 3 (5.45%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (5.45%) IPv4
5 3 (5.45%) IPv6
5 3 (5.45%) Kerberos
5 3 (5.45%) DNS
5 3 (5.45%) MPLS
5 3 (5.45%) BGP
6 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
7 1 (1.82%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (72.73%) Big Data
2 31 (56.36%) Data Mining
3 12 (21.82%) MySQL
4 8 (14.55%) MongoDB
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
7 5 (9.09%) Informix
8 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) RSpec
1 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.73%) NUnit
2 7 (12.73%) MSTest
2 7 (12.73%) Moq
3 2 (3.64%) GCC
3 2 (3.64%) GDB
3 2 (3.64%) Automake
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Zephyr
General
1 40 (72.73%) Advertising
1 40 (72.73%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.55%) Administrator
3 8 (14.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) UI Programmer
5 5 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) UX Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (43.64%) HTML
2 23 (41.82%) Web Services
3 19 (34.55%) HTML5
4 15 (27.27%) XML
5 12 (21.82%) CSS
6 7 (12.73%) .NET
6 7 (12.73%) WinForms
6 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
6 7 (12.73%) WCF
6 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (10.91%) REST
7 6 (10.91%) SOAP
8 5 (9.09%) CSS3
9 4 (7.27%) POSIX
9 4 (7.27%) Pthreads
10 2 (3.64%) jQuery
11 1 (1.82%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 3 (5.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) UNIX
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.45%) Android
4 3 (5.45%) CentOS
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) E-Commerce
1 40 (72.73%) Mobile Marketing
2 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.36%) OO
4 9 (16.36%) OOD
5 8 (14.55%) SOA
5 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
5 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.55%) DevOps
6 7 (12.73%) MVC
6 7 (12.73%) TDD
7 6 (10.91%) Product Management
8 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 5 (9.09%) Low Latency
8 5 (9.09%) User Stories
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) Manual Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Business Development
9 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Java
2 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
4 9 (16.36%) Python
5 8 (14.55%) C
5 8 (14.55%) Ruby
6 7 (12.73%) C#
7 5 (9.09%) Perl
7 5 (9.09%) PHP
8 3 (5.45%) C++
8 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) ISEB
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) RHCE
2 2 (3.64%) MCSE
2 2 (3.64%) MCSA
2 2 (3.64%) CCIE
2 2 (3.64%) CCNP
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.09%) Xen
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Squid
3 2 (3.64%) NFS
4 1 (1.82%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Puppet
1 8 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) IBM
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.27%) Sencha
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) Zend