The first table below looks at the demand for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 195 199 185
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.040% 0.060% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.48% 1.95% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £67,500 £78,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +57.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £62,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £85,000 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +22.50%
Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
135 154 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.73% 3.07% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 120 132 81
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
PaaS
England

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PaaS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PaaS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PaaS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 2 £67,500 -6.89%
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) IT Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix