The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 192 215 184
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -31
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.085% 0.020% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.74% 0.54% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £53,750 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.21%
PaaS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
230 186 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.90% 3.67% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 182 164 69
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,437
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PaaS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PaaS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

PaaS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

PaaS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Leeds +4 2 £37,000 -47.14%
PaaS
Yorkshire

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (78.57%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Apache
3 8 (57.14%) PHP
3 8 (57.14%) Ruby
3 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (50.00%) vSphere
4 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
4 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (50.00%) Firmware
4 7 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) IaaS
6 4 (28.57%) SaaS
7 3 (21.43%) Marketing
8 2 (14.29%) Data Management
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) MVC
8 2 (14.29%) Validation

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (57.14%) Apache
2 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (7.14%) Drupal
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.14%) CMS
4 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
4 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
1 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Data Management
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) XML Parsing
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) PHP
2 8 (57.14%) Ruby
3 7 (50.00%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
1 7 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Cognizant
4 1 (7.14%) Sage