Period
to 19 July 2018

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

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 359 476
Rank change year-on-year +87 +117 +140
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 2,016 1,468 1,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.24% 0.88% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.37% 5.21% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 1,184 949
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £41,200
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%

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 37,560 28,198 23,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.10% 16.87% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30,759 23,427 19,552
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in England

PaaS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PaaS in England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
London +87 1,081 £72,500 +11.54% 144
South East +21 339 £62,500 +8.70% 81
Midlands +88 222 £52,500 +10.53% 32
North of England +40 217 £60,000 +20.00% 40
West Midlands +65 177 £52,500 +10.53% 25
Yorkshire +35 119 £62,500 +25.00% 17
North West +47 87 £50,000 -9.50% 21
South West +13 71 £48,750 +2.63% 13
East of England -4 54 £91,750 +87.24% 8
East Midlands +39 45 £50,000 -2.44% 7
North East -4 13 £70,000 +84.21% 2
PaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 England region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 1,230 (61.01%) IaaS
2 1,202 (59.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 903 (44.79%) SaaS
4 877 (43.50%) Amazon AWS
5 835 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
6 730 (36.21%) DevOps
7 725 (35.96%) Microsoft
8 437 (21.68%) Finance
9 423 (20.98%) Java
9 423 (20.98%) SQL
10 375 (18.60%) Windows
11 359 (17.81%) .NET
12 347 (17.21%) SQL Server
13 346 (17.16%) PowerShell
14 335 (16.62%) Linux
15 334 (16.57%) C#
16 311 (15.43%) Python
17 306 (15.18%) Scrum
18 301 (14.93%) Docker
19 292 (14.48%) Degree
20 275 (13.64%) Active Directory
20 275 (13.64%) Microservices
21 270 (13.39%) Jenkins
22 269 (13.34%) Git (software)
23 253 (12.55%) Migration
24 252 (12.50%) JavaScript
25 240 (11.90%) Analytics
26 235 (11.66%) Continuous Integration
27 234 (11.61%) HTML
28 232 (11.51%) VMware

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
1 124 (6.15%) Cloud Foundry
2 102 (5.06%) Tomcat
3 87 (4.32%) SharePoint
4 86 (4.27%) Confluence
5 67 (3.32%) OpenStack
6 61 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 58 (2.88%) IIS
8 56 (2.78%) WebLogic
9 53 (2.63%) JBoss
10 52 (2.58%) MS Exchange
11 49 (2.43%) Apache
12 45 (2.23%) Mule
13 39 (1.93%) CMS
14 36 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
15 33 (1.64%) Apache Spark
16 32 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
17 26 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
18 17 (0.84%) nginx
18 17 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 16 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 24 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.30%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.15%) Moqups
6 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 41 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.15%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.099%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.099%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.099%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.050%) Magento
7 1 (0.050%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.050%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.050%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,230 (61.01%) IaaS
2 1,202 (59.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 903 (44.79%) SaaS
4 877 (43.50%) Amazon AWS
5 204 (10.12%) Office 365
6 201 (9.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 144 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
8 142 (7.04%) Serverless
9 100 (4.96%) GitHub
10 91 (4.51%) OpenShift
11 85 (4.22%) IBM Cloud
12 69 (3.42%) AWS CloudFormation
12 69 (3.42%) Azure Data Factory
13 68 (3.37%) Azure Active Directory
14 52 (2.58%) Slack
15 51 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
16 43 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
17 40 (1.98%) Azure Machine Learning
18 21 (1.04%) Amazon S3
18 21 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 216 (10.71%) Firewall
2 111 (5.51%) DNS
3 74 (3.67%) Network Security
4 67 (3.32%) VPN
5 64 (3.17%) DHCP
5 64 (3.17%) WAN
6 57 (2.83%) LAN
7 53 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 51 (2.53%) SAN
9 46 (2.28%) Internet
10 45 (2.23%) TCP/IP
11 38 (1.88%) Wireless
12 33 (1.64%) SSL
13 32 (1.59%) NAS
14 27 (1.34%) HTTP
14 27 (1.34%) Software-Defined Networking
15 26 (1.29%) Remote Desktop
16 23 (1.14%) MPLS
17 19 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
18 18 (0.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 126 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
3 122 (6.05%) NoSQL
4 121 (6.00%) Big Data
5 86 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 78 (3.87%) Data Lake
7 77 (3.82%) MongoDB
7 77 (3.82%) Power BI
8 68 (3.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 66 (3.27%) Cosmos DB
10 64 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 62 (3.08%) Hadoop
12 59 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
13 58 (2.88%) MySQL
13 58 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 44 (2.18%) Relational Database
15 38 (1.88%) Oracle Database
16 37 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
16 37 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
17 34 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 270 (13.39%) Jenkins
2 269 (13.34%) Git (software)
3 135 (6.70%) JIRA
4 125 (6.20%) Visual Studio
5 103 (5.11%) Visual Studio Team System
6 91 (4.51%) Maven
7 83 (4.12%) TeamCity
8 61 (3.03%) Selenium
9 60 (2.98%) JUnit
10 57 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 56 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
12 52 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 45 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
13 45 (2.23%) Subversion
14 44 (2.18%) Bitbucket
14 44 (2.18%) SonarQube
15 42 (2.08%) Babel
15 42 (2.08%) Mocha
16 27 (1.34%) Gradle
17 22 (1.09%) GitLab
General
1 437 (21.68%) Finance
2 143 (7.09%) Retail
3 138 (6.85%) Marketing
4 105 (5.21%) Banking
5 63 (3.13%) Publishing
6 54 (2.68%) Advertising
6 54 (2.68%) Games
7 40 (1.98%) Financial Institution
8 35 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.24%) Law
10 23 (1.14%) Legal
11 16 (0.79%) Back Office
12 15 (0.74%) Military
13 14 (0.69%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.60%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.55%) German Language
16 10 (0.50%) Electronics
17 9 (0.45%) Automotive
17 9 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 607 (30.11%) Architect
2 344 (17.06%) Developer
3 269 (13.34%) Cloud Architect
4 199 (9.87%) Consultant
4 199 (9.87%) Solutions Architect
5 160 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 143 (7.09%) Azure Architect
7 102 (5.06%) .NET Developer
8 91 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 86 (4.27%) Azure Engineer
9 86 (4.27%) Cloud Engineer
10 84 (4.17%) C# Developer
11 83 (4.12%) Senior Developer
12 75 (3.72%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 74 (3.67%) Azure Consultant
14 70 (3.47%) Technical Architect
15 64 (3.17%) AWS Architect
16 61 (3.03%) Java Developer
17 56 (2.78%) Senior Architect
18 54 (2.68%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (17.81%) .NET
2 234 (11.61%) HTML
3 206 (10.22%) CSS
4 171 (8.48%) Node.js
4 171 (8.48%) Web Services
5 141 (6.99%) Spring
6 140 (6.94%) AngularJS
7 137 (6.80%) REST
8 126 (6.25%) Spring Boot
9 114 (5.65%) JSON
10 100 (4.96%) ASP.NET
11 97 (4.81%) .NET Framework
12 90 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 87 (4.32%) Middleware
14 84 (4.17%) HTML5
15 80 (3.97%) React
16 77 (3.82%) Entity Framework
17 76 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 67 (3.32%) WCF
19 62 (3.08%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 220 (10.91%) Public Cloud
2 180 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 144 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 131 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 126 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 122 (6.05%) User Experience
7 117 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
8 114 (5.65%) Management Information System
9 104 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
10 84 (4.17%) Cloud Native
11 75 (3.72%) Mobile App
12 71 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
13 50 (2.48%) Private Cloud
14 39 (1.93%) Fintech
15 34 (1.69%) Blog
15 34 (1.69%) PKI
16 27 (1.34%) CMDB
17 24 (1.19%) Internet of Things
18 19 (0.94%) Algorithms
18 19 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 375 (18.60%) Windows
2 335 (16.62%) Linux
3 152 (7.54%) Windows Server
4 83 (4.12%) Unix
5 75 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 62 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (2.93%) Windows 10
8 53 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (1.49%) Solaris
10 27 (1.34%) CentOS
11 25 (1.24%) Android
12 23 (1.14%) Apple iOS
13 16 (0.79%) VMS
14 13 (0.64%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.60%) Windows 8
16 11 (0.55%) Nucleus RTOS
16 11 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.50%) Debian
18 8 (0.40%) Windows 7
19 5 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 730 (36.21%) DevOps
3 306 (15.18%) Scrum
4 275 (13.64%) Microservices
5 253 (12.55%) Migration
6 240 (11.90%) Analytics
7 235 (11.66%) Continuous Integration
8 228 (11.31%) Presales
9 208 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
9 208 (10.32%) Project Management
10 190 (9.42%) ITIL
11 184 (9.13%) TDD
12 171 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
13 168 (8.33%) Test Automation
14 166 (8.23%) IT Strategy
15 160 (7.94%) Service Delivery
16 153 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 151 (7.49%) CRM
17 151 (7.49%) Software Engineering
18 141 (6.99%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 423 (20.98%) Java
1 423 (20.98%) SQL
2 346 (17.16%) PowerShell
3 334 (16.57%) C#
4 311 (15.43%) Python
5 252 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 118 (5.85%) Bash Shell
7 97 (4.81%) Ruby
8 68 (3.37%) T-SQL
9 65 (3.22%) Perl
10 60 (2.98%) Scala
11 56 (2.78%) ES6
12 49 (2.43%) Shell Script
13 48 (2.38%) Java 8
14 46 (2.28%) Go
15 37 (1.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 30 (1.49%) C++
17 27 (1.34%) PHP
18 22 (1.09%) C
19 20 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 292 (14.48%) Degree
2 98 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 91 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (3.42%) MCSE
5 63 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 53 (2.63%) CISSP
7 48 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 44 (2.18%) AWS Certification
9 42 (2.08%) Master's Degree
10 41 (2.03%) MCSA
11 34 (1.69%) PMI Certification
12 30 (1.49%) ISEB
13 28 (1.39%) TOGAF Certification
14 23 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (1.09%) CEH
15 22 (1.09%) PMP
16 19 (0.94%) CompTIA Security+
17 14 (0.69%) MCITP
18 12 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
19 11 (0.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 84 (4.17%) QA
3 77 (3.82%) GCP
4 33 (1.64%) GDPR
5 23 (1.14%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.89%) GPG13
6 18 (0.89%) SLA
7 12 (0.60%) COBIT
7 12 (0.60%) PSD2
8 11 (0.55%) PA-DSS
9 9 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.099%) PMO
13 1 (0.050%) GAMP
13 1 (0.050%) MiFID
System Software
1 301 (14.93%) Docker
2 275 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 156 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 139 (6.89%) Hyper-V
5 44 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (1.39%) XenApp
8 24 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
9 16 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (0.79%) VMware NSX
9 16 (0.79%) vSphere
10 12 (0.60%) KVM
10 12 (0.60%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.50%) vCloud
12 9 (0.45%) BitLocker
13 6 (0.30%) iptables
13 6 (0.30%) QEMU
14 5 (0.25%) oVirt
14 5 (0.25%) Squid
15 4 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 232 (11.51%) Ansible
2 225 (11.16%) Opscode Chef
3 208 (10.32%) Puppet
4 191 (9.47%) Kubernetes
5 104 (5.16%) Terraform
6 44 (2.18%) SCCM
7 27 (1.34%) Salt
8 26 (1.29%) SCVMM
9 20 (0.99%) SCOM
10 19 (0.94%) Nagios
11 17 (0.84%) Kibana
11 17 (0.84%) SCOrch
12 15 (0.74%) Rancher
13 14 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
14 13 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
14 13 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
14 13 (0.64%) Tivoli
15 12 (0.60%) Mesos
15 12 (0.60%) Packer
16 11 (0.55%) Grafana
Vendors
1 725 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 232 (11.51%) VMware
3 207 (10.27%) Google
4 168 (8.33%) Oracle
5 125 (6.20%) IBM
6 109 (5.41%) Cisco
7 98 (4.86%) Citrix
8 97 (4.81%) Red Hat
9 87 (4.32%) SAP
10 84 (4.17%) Splunk
11 64 (3.17%) AppDynamics
12 57 (2.83%) CheckPoint
13 45 (2.23%) NetApp
14 43 (2.13%) EMC
15 32 (1.59%) HP
16 28 (1.39%) Cognizant
16 28 (1.39%) PayPal
16 28 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
17 23 (1.14%) Apple
17 23 (1.14%) Sitecore