The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 184 218 208
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -10
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 26 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.68% 0.40% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £80,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.37% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.65%
PaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
389 252 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.96% 4.60% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 311 210 147
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram 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 3 September 2015. 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
Warwickshire - 17 £32,500 -
Birmingham +13 5 £42,500 -46.87% 1
Coventry - 4 £55,000 - 1
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (60.00%) Node.js
2 18 (60.00%) IaaS
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) .NET
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
5 12 (40.00%) Big Data
5 12 (40.00%) Mobile Development
6 11 (36.67%) MongoDB
6 11 (36.67%) LESS
6 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) Windows
9 7 (23.33%) Middleware
9 7 (23.33%) MySQL
9 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 7 (23.33%) XML
9 7 (23.33%) Heroku
9 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
9 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
9 7 (23.33%) JSON
9 7 (23.33%) Mustache
9 7 (23.33%) GitHub
9 7 (23.33%) Express
10 6 (20.00%) Office 365
10 6 (20.00%) User Experience

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (60.00%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (60.00%) IaaS
2 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (23.33%) Heroku
3 7 (23.33%) GitHub
4 6 (20.00%) Office 365
5 5 (16.67%) SaaS
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) Big Data
3 11 (36.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (23.33%) MySQL
5 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) CouchDB
6 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) JSUnit
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Applications Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Head of Operations
4 3 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
3 11 (36.67%) LESS
4 9 (30.00%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) Mustache
5 7 (23.33%) Express
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 7 (23.33%) XML
5 7 (23.33%) Middleware
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (23.33%) JSON
6 2 (6.67%) Spring.NET
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) Android Development
4 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.00%) MODAF
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Intune
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
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