The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 69 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.60% 0.15% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.62% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £36,378 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.78% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -  

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

Cloud Computing Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 65 61 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 13.00% 8.92% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 27
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing PaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Cardiff

PaaS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Cardiff

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VMS
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (25.00%) Head of IT Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware