Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 143 142
Rank change year-on-year +37 -1 +31
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 81 52 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.30% 1.36% 1.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.04% 7.51% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 12
Birmingham median annual salary £63,000 £55,000 £55,910
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.55% -1.63% +22.21%
10th Percentile £47,487 £41,250 £41,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,125 £74,750
West Midlands median annual salary £58,250 £50,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +16.50% -18.37% +44.12%

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 807 692 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 22.87% 18.14% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 598 511 404
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £28,200 £27,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +8.75%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 57 (70.37%) IaaS
2 37 (45.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (43.21%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 29 (35.80%) SaaS
7 28 (34.57%) Thought Leadership
8 25 (30.86%) ITIL
9 24 (29.63%) Software Engineering
10 23 (28.40%) TOGAF
10 23 (28.40%) Degree
10 23 (28.40%) Presales
11 22 (27.16%) Project Management
12 21 (25.93%) Service Management
13 19 (23.46%) Google
14 18 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (20.99%) PRINCE2
15 17 (20.99%) CRM
15 17 (20.99%) GDPR
15 17 (20.99%) Line Management
15 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
15 17 (20.99%) Data Protection
16 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
16 16 (19.75%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (19.75%) Service Delivery
16 16 (19.75%) VMware
17 15 (18.52%) Publishing
17 15 (18.52%) Firewall
17 15 (18.52%) Management Information System

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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) SAP ECC
1 4 (4.94%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (70.37%) IaaS
2 37 (45.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (43.21%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (35.80%) SaaS
5 8 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (9.88%) Office 365
6 4 (4.94%) OneDrive
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.47%) Azure Functions
8 2 (2.47%) Serverless
8 2 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.52%) Firewall
2 4 (4.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) Power BI
2 11 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.94%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.94%) SAP HANA
8 2 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.47%) Big Data
8 2 (2.47%) Blockchain
8 2 (2.47%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.47%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (2.47%) QlikView
9 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.47%) JIRA
3 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (18.52%) Publishing
2 14 (17.28%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Marketing
3 6 (7.41%) Retail
4 4 (4.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (60.49%) Architect
2 28 (34.57%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (17.28%) Data Architect
4 8 (9.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Java Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Senior Java Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Developer
6 4 (4.94%) Office 365 Business Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) SAP Architect
6 4 (4.94%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.94%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Service Manager
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.47%) HTML5
3 2 (2.47%) jQuery
3 2 (2.47%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.23%) CGI
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
2 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 15 (18.52%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (16.05%) CMDB
3 13 (16.05%) Public Cloud
4 9 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (11.11%) Reference Data
5 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (8.64%) Fintech
7 4 (4.94%) Social Media
8 2 (2.47%) Blog
8 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.47%) Robotics
9 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Unix
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Thought Leadership
3 25 (30.86%) ITIL
4 24 (29.63%) Software Engineering
5 23 (28.40%) Presales
5 23 (28.40%) TOGAF
6 22 (27.16%) Project Management
7 21 (25.93%) Service Management
8 18 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (20.99%) CRM
9 17 (20.99%) Data Protection
9 17 (20.99%) Line Management
9 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
9 17 (20.99%) PRINCE2
10 16 (19.75%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (19.75%) Service Delivery
11 15 (18.52%) ITIL V3
12 14 (17.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (17.28%) Due Diligence
12 14 (17.28%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) Java
2 11 (13.58%) C#
3 10 (12.35%) SQL
4 4 (4.94%) Python
5 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (28.40%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) ISEB
3 13 (16.05%) CEH
3 13 (16.05%) CISSP
3 13 (16.05%) CompTIA Security+
3 13 (16.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (16.05%) PMI Certification
3 13 (16.05%) PMP
4 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) GDPR
2 13 (16.05%) GPG13
2 13 (16.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.94%) SLA
4 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.47%) Docker
3 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Ansible
2 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.23%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.46%) Google
3 16 (19.75%) VMware
4 14 (17.28%) Citrix
4 14 (17.28%) EMC
4 14 (17.28%) NetApp
5 13 (16.05%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle
6 4 (4.94%) SAP
7 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.47%) Informatica
7 2 (2.47%) Tableau
7 2 (2.47%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.23%) BMC
8 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow