The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 244 258 226
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.014% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.23% 0.43% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
403 235 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.41% 3.22% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 349 151 83
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PaaS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

PaaS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +2 5 £58,750 -16.07%
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Apache
2 19 (73.08%) Red Hat
3 18 (69.23%) Tomcat
3 18 (69.23%) PHP
3 18 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (61.54%) IaaS
5 13 (50.00%) SaaS
6 12 (46.15%) VMware
7 11 (42.31%) MySQL
8 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
8 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 10 (38.46%) VLAN
8 10 (38.46%) DevOps
9 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
9 9 (34.62%) Degree
9 9 (34.62%) Internet
9 9 (34.62%) Banking
9 9 (34.62%) E-Learning
9 9 (34.62%) Ruby
9 9 (34.62%) JBoss
9 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 9 (34.62%) Python
9 9 (34.62%) DNS
10 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
10 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
10 8 (30.77%) Firmware
10 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 19 (73.08%) Apache
2 18 (69.23%) Tomcat
3 9 (34.62%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) IaaS
2 13 (50.00%) SaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) VLAN
2 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) SSH
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (34.62%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Build Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) J2EE
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) SOAP
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) RESTful
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.85%) Memcached
1 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
1 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) E-Learning
2 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
2 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Business Development
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.85%) Data Security
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) PHP
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Ruby
2 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Firmware
1 8 (30.77%) vSphere
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) logstash
2 1 (3.85%) Kibana
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Red Hat
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.85%) AppScale
5 1 (3.85%) Sage