Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 192 159 178
Rank change year-on-year -33 +19 +53
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 2,966 2,123 1,435
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.97% 2.24% 1.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.45% 5.17% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,707 1,453 1,023
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,813 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +1.50%
75th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £96,250 £96,250
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 66,635 41,033 26,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.36% 43.27% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 34,796 30,167 21,957
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,125 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,650 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.75% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in England

PaaS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in England.

Salary trend for PaaS in England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for PaaS in England

PaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the England region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -57 1,696 £80,000 +3.23% 137
South East -38 474 £67,500 +3.85% 33
North of England -44 326 £60,000 - 45
Midlands -20 187 £60,000 - 35
North West -48 181 £64,533 +7.56% 23
West Midlands -11 141 £61,250 -2.00% 26
East of England -15 131 £55,000 +4.76% 20
Yorkshire -19 129 £55,000 -13.73% 19
South West -38 122 £71,640 +30.25% 19
East Midlands -41 45 £56,250 -6.25% 8
North East -33 16 £39,201 -37.28% 3
PaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 2,055 (69.29%) Azure
2 1,521 (51.28%) DevOps
3 1,418 (47.81%) IaaS
4 1,319 (44.47%) Agile
5 1,248 (42.08%) AWS
6 1,200 (40.46%) SaaS
7 1,137 (38.33%) Microsoft
8 793 (26.74%) Finance
9 757 (25.52%) CI/CD
10 690 (23.26%) Kubernetes
11 670 (22.59%) Terraform
12 601 (20.26%) Social Skills
13 553 (18.64%) Scrum
14 548 (18.48%) Microservices
15 546 (18.41%) .NET
16 542 (18.27%) GCP
17 537 (18.11%) Git (software)
18 531 (17.90%) JavaScript
19 519 (17.50%) Infrastructure as Code
20 508 (17.13%) PowerShell
21 497 (16.76%) Mentoring
22 495 (16.69%) C#
23 479 (16.15%) Serverless
24 474 (15.98%) SQL
25 468 (15.78%) SQL Server
26 465 (15.68%) Java
26 465 (15.68%) Jenkins
27 442 (14.90%) Windows
28 436 (14.70%) Active Directory
29 435 (14.67%) SDLC

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 125 (4.21%) Cloud Foundry
2 105 (3.54%) IIS
3 96 (3.24%) SharePoint
4 93 (3.14%) Confluence
5 46 (1.55%) CMS
6 41 (1.38%) MS Exchange
7 37 (1.25%) Apache
8 24 (0.81%) Drupal
9 23 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 22 (0.74%) EPiServer
11 21 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 21 (0.71%) Umbraco
12 19 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 19 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
13 18 (0.61%) Skype for Business
14 16 (0.54%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.54%) Apache Spark
15 15 (0.51%) Tomcat
16 12 (0.40%) Apache Synapse
17 11 (0.37%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 72 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.54%) Sketch
4 13 (0.44%) Maya
5 11 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (0.24%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.17%) InVision
9 3 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.10%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (1.15%) Magento
2 26 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.24%) MetaTrader
5 7 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.13%) BambooHR
8 3 (0.10%) Oracle Payroll
8 3 (0.10%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.067%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.067%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.067%) SAP MDG
9 2 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.067%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.034%) Distributed Ledger
10 1 (0.034%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2,055 (69.29%) Azure
2 1,418 (47.81%) IaaS
3 1,248 (42.08%) AWS
4 1,200 (40.46%) SaaS
5 542 (18.27%) GCP
6 479 (16.15%) Serverless
7 419 (14.13%) Azure DevOps
8 375 (12.64%) Microsoft 365
9 214 (7.22%) Azure Active Directory
10 187 (6.30%) Power Platform
11 181 (6.10%) GitHub
12 150 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
13 121 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
14 115 (3.88%) Amazon EKS
15 110 (3.71%) Azure AKS
16 101 (3.41%) Amazon S3
17 100 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
18 94 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
18 94 (3.17%) Amazon ECS
19 84 (2.83%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 197 (6.64%) Firewall
2 178 (6.00%) DNS
3 149 (5.02%) WAN
4 113 (3.81%) LAN
5 94 (3.17%) DHCP
6 83 (2.80%) HTTP
7 80 (2.70%) VPN
8 70 (2.36%) Internet
9 62 (2.09%) Wireless
10 57 (1.92%) Network Security
11 55 (1.85%) TCP/IP
12 42 (1.42%) SAN
13 37 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (1.15%) SD-WAN
14 34 (1.15%) SSH
14 34 (1.15%) Unified Communications
14 34 (1.15%) VLAN
15 31 (1.05%) Skype
16 27 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
17 23 (0.78%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (15.78%) SQL Server
2 320 (10.79%) Relational Database
3 181 (6.10%) NoSQL
4 137 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 136 (4.59%) Big Data
6 113 (3.81%) Azure SQL Database
7 109 (3.67%) MongoDB
8 105 (3.54%) Power BI
9 96 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
10 81 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
11 59 (1.99%) Data Lake
11 59 (1.99%) MySQL
12 50 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 48 (1.62%) Redis
14 47 (1.58%) RavenDB
15 43 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
16 34 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 31 (1.05%) RDBMS
18 26 (0.88%) Tableau
19 23 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 537 (18.11%) Git (software)
2 465 (15.68%) Jenkins
3 220 (7.42%) Gradle
4 174 (5.87%) JUnit
5 171 (5.77%) Maven
6 165 (5.56%) Mockito
7 144 (4.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 140 (4.72%) JIRA
9 126 (4.25%) TeamCity
10 113 (3.81%) Visual Studio
11 52 (1.75%) Selenium
12 49 (1.65%) GitLab
13 46 (1.55%) Bitbucket
14 44 (1.48%) Cucumber
15 38 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
16 33 (1.11%) SonarQube
17 32 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
18 30 (1.01%) Appium
19 29 (0.98%) webpack
20 28 (0.94%) JMeter
General
1 793 (26.74%) Finance
2 601 (20.26%) Social Skills
3 280 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
4 203 (6.84%) Manufacturing
5 191 (6.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 172 (5.80%) Banking
7 147 (4.96%) Presentation Skills
7 147 (4.96%) Public Sector
8 123 (4.15%) Marketing
9 114 (3.84%) Retail
10 111 (3.74%) Legal
11 68 (2.29%) Documentation Skills
12 67 (2.26%) Local Government
13 61 (2.06%) Law
14 50 (1.69%) Telecoms
15 48 (1.62%) Automotive
16 45 (1.52%) Publishing
17 42 (1.42%) Games
18 41 (1.38%) Organisational Skills
19 33 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 631 (21.27%) Architect
2 458 (15.44%) Developer
3 371 (12.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 252 (8.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 237 (7.99%) Solutions Architect
6 202 (6.81%) Cloud Architect
7 190 (6.41%) Principal Engineer
8 188 (6.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 180 (6.07%) Software Engineer
10 171 (5.77%) Azure Engineer
10 171 (5.77%) Java Engineer
11 158 (5.33%) Senior Developer
12 150 (5.06%) Senior DevOps
13 132 (4.45%) Azure Architect
14 131 (4.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 119 (4.01%) Consultant
16 112 (3.78%) Senior Software Engineer
17 111 (3.74%) .NET Developer
18 109 (3.67%) Analyst
19 78 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 546 (18.41%) .NET
2 339 (11.43%) JSON
3 303 (10.22%) RESTful
4 295 (9.95%) React
5 262 (8.83%) HTML
6 256 (8.63%) CSS
7 220 (7.42%) Spring
8 210 (7.08%) REST
9 198 (6.68%) Node.js
10 176 (5.93%) ASP.NET
11 169 (5.70%) .NET Core
12 168 (5.66%) JPA
13 164 (5.53%) Hibernate
14 144 (4.86%) AngularJS
15 135 (4.55%) ARM Templates
16 134 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 113 (3.81%) Web Services
18 109 (3.67%) .NET Framework
19 102 (3.44%) Entity Framework
20 92 (3.10%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 390 (13.15%) Public Cloud
2 305 (10.28%) Cloud Native
3 187 (6.30%) User Experience
4 167 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 167 (5.63%) Life Science
5 164 (5.53%) Self-Motivation
6 152 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
7 137 (4.62%) Management Information System
8 120 (4.05%) Private Cloud
9 116 (3.91%) Mobile App
10 108 (3.64%) Blog
11 79 (2.66%) IoT
12 77 (2.60%) Legacy Systems
13 73 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
14 69 (2.33%) Virtual Team
15 59 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
16 54 (1.82%) PKI
17 53 (1.79%) Replication
18 33 (1.11%) Algorithms
19 31 (1.05%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 442 (14.90%) Windows
2 338 (11.40%) Linux
3 159 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 106 (3.57%) Unix
5 70 (2.36%) Windows 10
6 67 (2.26%) Android
7 66 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 65 (2.19%) Apple iOS
9 41 (1.38%) Windows Server 2016
10 38 (1.28%) VMS
11 31 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
13 6 (0.20%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.13%) Alpine Linux
14 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.10%) CentOS
15 3 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.10%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.067%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,521 (51.28%) DevOps
2 1,319 (44.47%) Agile
3 757 (25.52%) CI/CD
4 553 (18.64%) Scrum
5 548 (18.48%) Microservices
6 519 (17.50%) Infrastructure as Code
7 497 (16.76%) Mentoring
8 435 (14.67%) SDLC
9 401 (13.52%) Coaching
10 391 (13.18%) Software Engineering
11 369 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
12 351 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
13 298 (10.05%) Test Automation
14 280 (9.44%) SOA
15 273 (9.20%) Computer Science
16 258 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 247 (8.33%) TDD
18 238 (8.02%) Analytics
19 222 (7.48%) ITIL
20 218 (7.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 531 (17.90%) JavaScript
2 508 (17.13%) PowerShell
3 495 (16.69%) C#
4 474 (15.98%) SQL
5 465 (15.68%) Java
6 410 (13.82%) Python
7 149 (5.02%) Bash
8 125 (4.21%) Ruby
9 114 (3.84%) TypeScript
10 82 (2.76%) PHP
11 61 (2.06%) Go
12 60 (2.02%) T-SQL
13 58 (1.96%) Scala
14 52 (1.75%) C
15 50 (1.69%) C++
16 38 (1.28%) ES6
17 35 (1.18%) Perl
18 31 (1.05%) R
19 26 (0.88%) Groovy
20 16 (0.54%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 329 (11.09%) Degree
2 132 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 122 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 111 (3.74%) Security Cleared
5 78 (2.63%) CISSP
6 73 (2.46%) SC Cleared
7 49 (1.65%) TOGAF Certification
8 36 (1.21%) OCP
8 36 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
9 35 (1.18%) MCSE
10 34 (1.15%) AWS Certification
10 34 (1.15%) DBS Check
11 32 (1.08%) CISM
12 26 (0.88%) Master's Degree
13 23 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 21 (0.71%) SANS
15 19 (0.64%) CRISC
16 14 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 13 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (3.61%) SLA
2 102 (3.44%) QA
3 67 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (1.65%) NIST
5 36 (1.21%) Accessibility
6 35 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
6 35 (1.18%) GDPR
7 29 (0.98%) Data Quality
8 21 (0.71%) GRC
9 18 (0.61%) NCSC
9 18 (0.61%) PCI DSS
10 13 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 10 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 8 (0.27%) PMO
13 7 (0.24%) NIST 800
14 6 (0.20%) SOC 2
15 5 (0.17%) COBIT
15 5 (0.17%) GMP
15 5 (0.17%) SOC 1
15 5 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 436 (14.70%) Active Directory
2 413 (13.92%) Docker
3 100 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 79 (2.66%) Hyper-V
5 55 (1.85%) vSphere
6 49 (1.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 47 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
8 26 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.61%) KVM
9 18 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (0.40%) Firmware
11 9 (0.30%) LXC
11 9 (0.30%) Xen
12 8 (0.27%) BitLocker
12 8 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.24%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.13%) etcd
16 1 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 1 (0.034%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 690 (23.26%) Kubernetes
2 670 (22.59%) Terraform
3 271 (9.14%) Ansible
4 142 (4.79%) SCCM
5 125 (4.21%) Puppet
6 113 (3.81%) Microsoft Intune
7 107 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
8 65 (2.19%) Grafana
9 57 (1.92%) Istio
10 41 (1.38%) Prometheus
10 41 (1.38%) SCOM
10 41 (1.38%) Single Sign-On
11 27 (0.91%) SCSM
12 26 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
12 26 (0.88%) WSUS
13 19 (0.64%) Kibana
14 17 (0.57%) CASB
14 17 (0.57%) SCVMM
15 15 (0.51%) FortiGate
16 14 (0.47%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 1,137 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 316 (10.65%) Google
3 168 (5.66%) VMware
4 140 (4.72%) Oracle
5 89 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
5 89 (3.00%) ServiceNow
6 58 (1.96%) IBM
7 54 (1.82%) Citrix
8 53 (1.79%) Sitecore
9 49 (1.65%) Veeam
10 42 (1.42%) Cisco
11 39 (1.31%) Red Hat
12 34 (1.15%) NEC
12 34 (1.15%) Northgate
13 33 (1.11%) Databricks
13 33 (1.11%) Dell
14 32 (1.08%) McKesson
15 30 (1.01%) Splunk
16 25 (0.84%) arcserve
16 25 (0.84%) HP