Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 135 177
Rank change year-on-year -4 +42 +18
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 53 78 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.38% 1.65% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.71% 12.89% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 18
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £61,250 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% +33.88% -42.81%
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,125 £18,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £51,625
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £58,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -19.15% +38.24% -30.61%

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 687 605 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.83% 12.77% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 525 407 248
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -8.60%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £73,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,765 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.46% +6.91% -3.03%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 34 (64.15%) SaaS
2 30 (56.60%) IaaS
3 26 (49.06%) Degree
4 25 (47.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (47.17%) Line Management
5 24 (45.28%) ITIL
5 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
6 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
7 19 (35.85%) Service Management
8 18 (33.96%) Marketing
8 18 (33.96%) Mentoring
9 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (30.19%) Capacity Planning
10 16 (30.19%) Social Media
10 16 (30.19%) Product Management
11 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (28.30%) Office 365
12 13 (24.53%) Project Management
12 13 (24.53%) Presales
13 12 (22.64%) Migration
13 12 (22.64%) VMware
13 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
14 11 (20.75%) Service Delivery
14 11 (20.75%) IT Strategy
15 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (18.87%) Finance
16 9 (16.98%) Publishing
16 9 (16.98%) Zachman Framework
16 9 (16.98%) TOGAF

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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) JBoss
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 34 (64.15%) SaaS
2 30 (56.60%) IaaS
3 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (28.30%) Office 365
4 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.89%) npm
7 1 (1.89%) Slack
7 1 (1.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) DB2
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.89%) Grunt
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 18 (33.96%) Marketing
2 10 (18.87%) Finance
3 9 (16.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Product Manager
2 15 (28.30%) Architect
3 14 (26.42%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (20.75%) Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Security Architect
7 6 (11.32%) Security Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Consultant
9 3 (5.66%) Azure Consultant
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) Azure DevOps
10 2 (3.77%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Azure Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Information Security Architect
10 2 (3.77%) IT Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) JSON
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) Angular 2
3 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) CSS3
3 1 (1.89%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) HTML5
3 1 (1.89%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) React
3 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
2 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (30.19%) Social Media
4 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
5 8 (15.09%) CMDB
5 8 (15.09%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
7 5 (9.43%) Public Cloud
8 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
8 2 (3.77%) Tandem
9 1 (1.89%) Clustering
9 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Continuous Improvement
1 25 (47.17%) Line Management
2 24 (45.28%) ITIL
3 19 (35.85%) Service Management
4 18 (33.96%) Mentoring
5 16 (30.19%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (30.19%) Product Management
6 13 (24.53%) Presales
6 13 (24.53%) Project Management
7 12 (22.64%) Migration
8 11 (20.75%) IT Strategy
8 11 (20.75%) Service Delivery
9 9 (16.98%) Change Management
9 9 (16.98%) ITIL V3
9 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
9 9 (16.98%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.98%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (16.98%) TOGAF
9 9 (16.98%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (16.98%) ISEB
3 8 (15.09%) PMI Certification
3 8 (15.09%) PMP
4 6 (11.32%) CEH
4 6 (11.32%) CISSP
4 6 (11.32%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (11.32%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (7.55%) MCSA
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) MCSD
7 2 (3.77%) MCSE
8 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) GPG13
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) VMware
3 9 (16.98%) Citrix
3 9 (16.98%) EMC
3 9 (16.98%) NetApp
4 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
4 8 (15.09%) ServiceNow
4 8 (15.09%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.55%) JD Edwards
5 4 (7.55%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) BMC
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco
6 3 (5.66%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) Capita
7 2 (3.77%) Google
7 2 (3.77%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) Juniper
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle
8 1 (1.89%) RedGate