Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 162 196
Rank change year-on-year +38 +34 +81
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 126 105 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.15% 1.57% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.02% 6.55% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 80 77 71
Berkshire median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -2.34% +34.74%
10th Percentile £42,025 £42,450 £48,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +9.52%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,796 1,603 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.68% 23.96% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,506 1,262 964
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £29,875 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Berkshire

PaaS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Berkshire

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Berkshire

PaaS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 72 £70,000 +3.70% 14
Maidenhead +18 24 £70,000 +16.67% 2
Bracknell +10 17 £55,000 +12.82%
Slough +8 3 £82,500 -25.00% 2
Newbury +4 1 £150,000 +111.27% 2
PaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 84 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 84 (66.67%) IaaS
2 63 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 53 (42.06%) DevOps
4 41 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
6 38 (30.16%) Windows
7 37 (29.37%) SaaS
8 36 (28.57%) Microservices
9 31 (24.60%) PowerShell
10 29 (23.02%) Java
10 29 (23.02%) SQL
11 28 (22.22%) .NET
12 25 (19.84%) Serverless
13 24 (19.05%) Git (software)
14 23 (18.25%) Presales
15 22 (17.46%) Virtual Machines
15 22 (17.46%) Analytics
16 21 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (16.67%) Project Management
17 20 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (15.87%) E-Commerce
17 20 (15.87%) Test Automation
17 20 (15.87%) Infrastructure as Code
18 18 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
18 18 (14.29%) Linux
19 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
19 17 (13.49%) SOA
19 17 (13.49%) Terraform
19 17 (13.49%) Ansible

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 6 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.97%) Confluence
2 5 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.97%) IIS
2 5 (3.97%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.17%) Anypoint
4 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.59%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 84 (66.67%) IaaS
1 84 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (29.37%) SaaS
4 25 (19.84%) Serverless
5 16 (12.70%) Office 365
6 15 (11.90%) Power Platform
7 12 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (4.76%) Amazon S3
9 6 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (4.76%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 5 (3.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (3.97%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (3.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (3.97%) CloudFront
10 5 (3.97%) npm
10 5 (3.97%) Route 53
10 5 (3.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.32%) Firewall
2 11 (8.73%) Internet
3 6 (4.76%) DNS
4 5 (3.97%) Skype
5 3 (2.38%) SSL
5 3 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.90%) Power BI
2 15 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (10.32%) Data Lake
4 12 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 11 (8.73%) Relational Database
6 10 (7.94%) HDInsight
7 5 (3.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.38%) Big Data
10 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.79%) MySQL
11 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 24 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.70%) Visual Studio Team System
3 15 (11.90%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.76%) CircleCI
6 5 (3.97%) GitLab
6 5 (3.97%) JIRA
6 5 (3.97%) Maven
6 5 (3.97%) Subversion
7 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.79%) Mocha
General
1 14 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.32%) Retail
3 9 (7.14%) Publishing
4 7 (5.56%) Finance
5 4 (3.17%) Games
5 4 (3.17%) Law
5 4 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (30.95%) Architect
2 28 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (19.84%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
4 18 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 18 (14.29%) Developer
5 16 (12.70%) Consultant
6 15 (11.90%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 14 (11.11%) Lead Architect
8 11 (8.73%) Integration Architect
9 9 (7.14%) Java Architect
9 9 (7.14%) Java Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Architect
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Integration Architect
10 7 (5.56%) Azure Consultant
10 7 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.56%) E-Commerce Architect
10 7 (5.56%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
11 6 (4.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.22%) .NET
2 14 (11.11%) RESTful
3 13 (10.32%) REST
4 11 (8.73%) JSON
4 11 (8.73%) Kafka
4 11 (8.73%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (8.73%) Web Services
5 9 (7.14%) Spring
5 9 (7.14%) Spring Boot
6 7 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.56%) HTML
6 7 (5.56%) J2EE
6 7 (5.56%) Node.js
7 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (4.76%) CSS
7 6 (4.76%) jQuery
7 6 (4.76%) React
8 5 (3.97%) HATEOAS
9 4 (3.17%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 9 (7.14%) iPad
4 8 (6.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (5.56%) User Experience
6 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.97%) Private Cloud
7 4 (3.17%) Clustering
7 4 (3.17%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.17%) PKI
7 4 (3.17%) Replication
8 3 (2.38%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.59%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.79%) CMDB
10 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.16%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Linux
3 11 (8.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.17%) Android
5 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.17%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.79%) Unix
7 1 (0.79%) VMS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.06%) DevOps
2 41 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (28.57%) Microservices
4 23 (18.25%) Presales
5 22 (17.46%) Analytics
6 21 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (16.67%) Project Management
7 20 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (15.87%) E-Commerce
7 20 (15.87%) Infrastructure as Code
7 20 (15.87%) Test Automation
8 18 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (13.49%) SOA
10 15 (11.90%) CRM
11 14 (11.11%) ITIL
11 14 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (11.11%) Scrum
11 14 (11.11%) TDD
12 13 (10.32%) Migration
13 12 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.60%) PowerShell
2 29 (23.02%) Java
2 29 (23.02%) SQL
3 15 (11.90%) C#
4 9 (7.14%) Java 8
4 9 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.56%) Python
5 7 (5.56%) Scala
6 6 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.97%) Go
8 4 (3.17%) Java 9
9 3 (2.38%) VBA
9 3 (2.38%) XPath
10 1 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.79%) ES6
10 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) AWS Certification
2 6 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) MCSE
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) GDPR
2 6 (4.76%) QA
3 4 (3.17%) GAMP
3 4 (3.17%) GxP
3 4 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (1.59%) SLA
6 1 (0.79%) PSD2
System Software
1 22 (17.46%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (11.11%) Docker
3 10 (7.94%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.35%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (13.49%) Ansible
1 17 (13.49%) Terraform
2 15 (11.90%) Kubernetes
3 14 (11.11%) Puppet
4 6 (4.76%) SCCM
5 5 (3.97%) logstash
5 5 (3.97%) rkt
6 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.38%) SCOM
7 3 (2.38%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.70%) SAP
3 15 (11.90%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (9.52%) Google
4 12 (9.52%) Oracle
5 11 (8.73%) Workday
6 6 (4.76%) Veeam
6 6 (4.76%) VMware
7 4 (3.17%) Cisco
7 4 (3.17%) MuleSoft
7 4 (3.17%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.38%) Symantec
8 3 (2.38%) Zerto
9 2 (1.59%) Citrix
10 1 (0.79%) Freshdesk
10 1 (0.79%) New Relic