The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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)
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.37% 0.79% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.03% 7.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £58,750 £77,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.19% -  
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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 99 118 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 12.31% 10.36% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 75 101 52
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

PaaS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Kent

PaaS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge -3 3 £58,750 -24.19%
PaaS
South East

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 Kent region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Heroku
1 5 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (100.00%) Go
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (80.00%) Redis
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (20.00%) Docker
5 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Fund Management
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Management

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Heroku
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (80.00%) Redis
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Junior
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Go
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cloudera