The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 83 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 3 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% 1.62% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.26% 15.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 0
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - -2.43%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 92 137 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.77% 10.60% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 90 77
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

PaaS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Glasgow

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Glasgow over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Glasgow

PaaS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) IaaS
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Kafka
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Flume
2 5 (71.43%) Flink
2 5 (71.43%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (71.43%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Pig
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Software Distribution
2 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) Mesos
2 5 (71.43%) Microservices
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 5 (71.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (71.43%) Apache Pig
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) IaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon S3
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Flink
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Technology Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (71.43%) Kafka
1 5 (71.43%) NumPy
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) SciPy
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) Microservices
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) Software Distribution
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Flume
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
1 5 (71.43%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle