Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 138 142
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 +44
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 67 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.73% 1.66% 1.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.07% 9.85% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 27
Birmingham median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% +4.76% +14.75%
10th Percentile £35,863 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £70,000 £73,000
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -16.67% +38.18%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 830 660 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.42% 16.88% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 634 561 339
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +8.97%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Birmingham

PaaS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Birmingham

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 36 (53.73%) IaaS
2 33 (49.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 33 (49.25%) Line Management
2 33 (49.25%) Degree
3 32 (47.76%) Software Engineering
4 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (44.78%) SaaS
5 29 (43.28%) Due Diligence
5 29 (43.28%) Service Delivery
6 28 (41.79%) VMware
7 26 (38.81%) Data Centre
7 26 (38.81%) Capacity Planning
8 25 (37.31%) TOGAF
8 25 (37.31%) Technical Architecture
8 25 (37.31%) ITIL
9 24 (35.82%) EMC
9 24 (35.82%) ISEB
9 24 (35.82%) Citrix
9 24 (35.82%) Publishing
9 24 (35.82%) NetApp
9 24 (35.82%) Zachman Framework
9 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (35.82%) Presales
9 24 (35.82%) Mentoring
10 23 (34.33%) Self-Motivation
10 23 (34.33%) Gantt Chart
10 23 (34.33%) IT Strategy
10 23 (34.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 23 (34.33%) ITIL V3
10 23 (34.33%) IT Governance

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (1.49%) Apache
1 1 (1.49%) CMS
1 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Fireworks
1 3 (4.48%) Moqups
1 3 (4.48%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (53.73%) IaaS
2 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (44.78%) SaaS
3 22 (32.84%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.46%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.48%) Office 365
6 2 (2.99%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.49%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Power BI
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.49%) QlikView
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.48%) Subversion
1 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (35.82%) Publishing
2 13 (19.40%) Finance
3 10 (14.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Architect
2 28 (41.79%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (14.93%) Developer
4 9 (13.43%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Java Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Scala Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Java Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Technical Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Head of Product Management
7 6 (8.96%) Security Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) HTML
3 4 (5.97%) CSS
3 4 (5.97%) HTML5
3 4 (5.97%) jQuery
3 4 (5.97%) Node.js
4 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (4.48%) CSS3
4 3 (4.48%) Universal Windows Platform
5 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.49%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Data Centre
2 23 (34.33%) CMDB
2 23 (34.33%) Computer Science
2 23 (34.33%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (31.34%) Management Information System
4 20 (29.85%) Public Cloud
5 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (14.93%) Social Media
6 8 (11.94%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (5.97%) NHS
8 3 (4.48%) Fintech
8 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
8 3 (4.48%) Private Cloud
8 3 (4.48%) Tandem
8 3 (4.48%) User Experience
9 1 (1.49%) Blog
9 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Android
1 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Continuous Improvement
1 33 (49.25%) Line Management
2 32 (47.76%) Software Engineering
3 29 (43.28%) Due Diligence
3 29 (43.28%) Service Delivery
4 26 (38.81%) Capacity Planning
5 25 (37.31%) ITIL
5 25 (37.31%) Technical Architecture
5 25 (37.31%) TOGAF
6 24 (35.82%) Mentoring
6 24 (35.82%) Presales
6 24 (35.82%) Zachman Framework
7 23 (34.33%) Gantt Chart
7 23 (34.33%) IT Governance
7 23 (34.33%) IT Strategy
7 23 (34.33%) ITIL V3
7 23 (34.33%) PRINCE2
7 23 (34.33%) Project Management
7 23 (34.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 23 (34.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) C#
1 16 (23.88%) Java
2 7 (10.45%) Scala
3 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) SQL
4 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.99%) PHP
5 2 (2.99%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) Degree
2 24 (35.82%) ISEB
3 23 (34.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (34.33%) PMI Certification
3 23 (34.33%) PMP
4 20 (29.85%) CEH
4 20 (29.85%) CISSP
4 20 (29.85%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (29.85%) GPG13
1 20 (29.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.96%) GDPR
3 3 (4.48%) QA
3 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) Docker
3 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
1 2 (2.99%) Terraform
2 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) VMware
2 24 (35.82%) Citrix
2 24 (35.82%) EMC
2 24 (35.82%) NetApp
3 20 (29.85%) CheckPoint
4 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.94%) IBM
6 6 (8.96%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.97%) Xamarin
8 3 (4.48%) Dell
8 3 (4.48%) Veritas
9 2 (2.99%) Google
10 1 (1.49%) BMC
10 1 (1.49%) Informatica
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle
10 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.49%) Tableau