Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 145 151
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 +40
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 69 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.82% 1.27% 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.93% 8.76% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 28
Birmingham median annual salary £72,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.82% +4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £35,863 £38,700 £39,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £70,750 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -11.50% +61.43%

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 773 548 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.41% 14.54% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 549 447 317
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,650 £28,900 £27,980
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 39 (56.52%) Degree
1 39 (56.52%) Continuous Improvement
1 39 (56.52%) Line Management
2 38 (55.07%) SaaS
3 34 (49.28%) IaaS
4 32 (46.38%) Service Delivery
5 31 (44.93%) Due Diligence
6 29 (42.03%) Mentoring
7 28 (40.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (40.58%) Software Engineering
8 25 (36.23%) ITIL
8 25 (36.23%) VMware
9 24 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
10 23 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 23 (33.33%) Presales
10 23 (33.33%) TOGAF
11 21 (30.43%) Zachman Framework
11 21 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
11 21 (30.43%) IT Governance
11 21 (30.43%) Requirements Analysis
11 21 (30.43%) Computer Science
11 21 (30.43%) CMDB
11 21 (30.43%) PRINCE2
11 21 (30.43%) EMC
11 21 (30.43%) ISEB
11 21 (30.43%) Citrix
11 21 (30.43%) PMP
11 21 (30.43%) PMI Certification
11 21 (30.43%) NetApp

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 3 (4.35%) CMS
1 3 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Fireworks
1 3 (4.35%) Moqups
1 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (55.07%) SaaS
2 34 (49.28%) IaaS
3 28 (40.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (23.19%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (7.25%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (4.35%) Office 365
7 2 (2.90%) Bluemix
7 2 (2.90%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.90%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.45%) Serverless
8 1 (1.45%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (4.35%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (30.43%) Publishing
2 18 (26.09%) Marketing
3 13 (18.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Architect
2 26 (37.68%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (14.49%) Head of Product Management
4 8 (11.59%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Product Manager
5 7 (10.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Java Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Scala Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Security Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Security Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) .NET
2 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (4.35%) CSS
3 3 (4.35%) CSS3
3 3 (4.35%) HTML
3 3 (4.35%) HTML5
3 3 (4.35%) jQuery
3 3 (4.35%) Node.js
3 3 (4.35%) Universal Windows Platform
4 1 (1.45%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 21 (30.43%) CMDB
2 21 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 21 (30.43%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (28.99%) Management Information System
4 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (26.09%) Public Cloud
4 18 (26.09%) Social Media
5 5 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.35%) NHS
6 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
6 3 (4.35%) Tandem
6 3 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Android
1 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) Continuous Improvement
1 39 (56.52%) Line Management
2 32 (46.38%) Service Delivery
3 31 (44.93%) Due Diligence
4 29 (42.03%) Mentoring
5 28 (40.58%) Software Engineering
6 25 (36.23%) ITIL
7 24 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
8 23 (33.33%) Presales
8 23 (33.33%) TOGAF
9 21 (30.43%) Gantt Chart
9 21 (30.43%) IT Governance
9 21 (30.43%) IT Strategy
9 21 (30.43%) ITIL V3
9 21 (30.43%) PRINCE2
9 21 (30.43%) Project Management
9 21 (30.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 21 (30.43%) Service Management
9 21 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (30.43%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) C#
2 12 (17.39%) Java
3 7 (10.14%) Scala
4 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.90%) PHP
5 2 (2.90%) Python
6 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (56.52%) Degree
2 21 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 21 (30.43%) ISEB
2 21 (30.43%) PMI Certification
2 21 (30.43%) PMP
3 17 (24.64%) CEH
3 17 (24.64%) CISSP
3 17 (24.64%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (2.90%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.64%) GPG13
1 17 (24.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.80%) QA
3 3 (4.35%) GDPR
3 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) Docker
2 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
1 2 (2.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) VMware
2 21 (30.43%) Citrix
2 21 (30.43%) EMC
2 21 (30.43%) NetApp
3 17 (24.64%) CheckPoint
4 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.49%) ServiceNow
6 9 (13.04%) IBM
7 4 (5.80%) Dell
7 4 (5.80%) Veritas
8 3 (4.35%) Sitecore
8 3 (4.35%) Xamarin