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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 217 206 190
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.094% 0.058% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.62% 1.74% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £34,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.18% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
308 172 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.81% 3.30% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 226 154 153
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £24,700 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -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 1 June 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 1 June 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
Coventry - 4 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire -11 1 £28,000 -49.09%
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) Middleware
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 7 (53.85%) Heroku
3 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
3 7 (53.85%) Node.js
3 7 (53.85%) JSON
3 7 (53.85%) Mustache
3 7 (53.85%) GitHub
3 7 (53.85%) Express
4 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Castle Windsor

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 7 (53.85%) Node.js
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (53.85%) Heroku
2 7 (53.85%) GitHub
3 3 (23.08%) Office 365
3 3 (23.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) JSON
2 7 (53.85%) Mustache
2 7 (53.85%) Express
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
3 3 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Spring.NET
3 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) UX Design
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sun
2 1 (7.69%) EMC
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
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Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + OTE, car, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago