Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 195 215
Rank change year-on-year +84 +20 +38
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 91 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.23% 0.59% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.24% 4.15% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 103 17 20
Leeds median annual salary £57,000 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £45,750 £43,800 £41,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £74,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +1.77% -9.60%

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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 985 698 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.18% 14.20% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 844 573 370
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% +7.14% +5.00%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Leeds

PaaS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Leeds

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 84 (92.31%) IaaS
2 70 (76.92%) SaaS
3 69 (75.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (69.23%) DevOps
5 42 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (41.76%) Microsoft
7 34 (37.36%) PowerShell
8 30 (32.97%) Finance
9 28 (30.77%) Firewall
10 26 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
11 25 (27.47%) Jenkins
11 25 (27.47%) Information Security
11 25 (27.47%) Intrusion Detection
11 25 (27.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 24 (26.37%) Cybersecurity
12 24 (26.37%) Puppet
12 24 (26.37%) Identity Access Management
13 22 (24.18%) Bash Shell
13 22 (24.18%) Degree
13 22 (24.18%) SQL
13 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
14 20 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (21.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (21.98%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (19.78%) Capacity Management
15 18 (19.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 17 (18.68%) Terraform
17 16 (17.58%) Management Information System
18 15 (16.48%) Risk Management
18 15 (16.48%) Docker

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (8.79%) Skype for Business
2 6 (6.59%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 84 (92.31%) IaaS
2 70 (76.92%) SaaS
3 69 (75.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.77%) Firewall
2 25 (27.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (9.89%) DNS
4 8 (8.79%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (3.30%) Network Security
6 1 (1.10%) BGP
6 1 (1.10%) DHCP
6 1 (1.10%) IPsec
6 1 (1.10%) LAN
6 1 (1.10%) MPLS
6 1 (1.10%) OSPF
6 1 (1.10%) SSL
6 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.10%) VLAN
6 1 (1.10%) VPN
6 1 (1.10%) WAN
6 1 (1.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (8.79%) Big Data
3 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.79%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (4.40%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (4.40%) PowerPivot
4 4 (4.40%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.10%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (27.47%) Jenkins
2 20 (21.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (16.48%) GitLab
4 13 (14.29%) JIRA
5 12 (13.19%) Bitbucket
6 9 (9.89%) TeamCity
7 8 (8.79%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (32.97%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Azure Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Site Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 15 (16.48%) Architect
4 12 (13.19%) Analyst
4 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Consultant
5 11 (12.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Security Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) Security Consultant
6 10 (10.99%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 10 (10.99%) Platform Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) PowerShell Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) DevOps Architect
8 8 (8.79%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) .NET
2 9 (9.89%) .NET Core
3 7 (7.69%) Node.js
4 4 (4.40%) HTML
4 4 (4.40%) MDX
5 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.30%) CSS
6 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.20%) jQuery
7 1 (1.10%) Dropwizard
7 1 (1.10%) Express
7 1 (1.10%) PhoneGap
7 1 (1.10%) Swagger
7 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.19%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Android
2 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (69.23%) DevOps
2 42 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (27.47%) Information Security
4 24 (26.37%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (26.37%) Identity Access Management
5 20 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (21.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (19.78%) Capacity Management
6 18 (19.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 15 (16.48%) Risk Management
8 14 (15.38%) IT Strategy
9 13 (14.29%) Analytics
9 13 (14.29%) ITIL
9 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 12 (13.19%) ITSM
10 12 (13.19%) Service Management
11 10 (10.99%) Presales
12 9 (9.89%) Data Analytics
13 8 (8.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) PowerShell
2 22 (24.18%) Bash Shell
2 22 (24.18%) SQL
3 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.19%) C#
5 11 (12.09%) Java
6 10 (10.99%) C++
6 10 (10.99%) Python
7 9 (9.89%) Perl
8 4 (4.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 22 (24.18%) Degree
2 14 (15.38%) CISSP
3 1 (1.10%) CCNP
3 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (27.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.40%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (3.30%) SLA
4 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 15 (16.48%) Docker
2 8 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (26.37%) Puppet
2 17 (18.68%) Terraform
3 15 (16.48%) Kubernetes
4 9 (9.89%) Ansible
5 8 (8.79%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.30%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (3.30%) Nessus
7 2 (2.20%) Mesos
8 1 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (41.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.99%) Citrix
3 9 (9.89%) Brocade
4 8 (8.79%) Dell
4 8 (8.79%) VMware
5 5 (5.49%) McAfee
6 4 (4.40%) IBM
6 4 (4.40%) Nintex
6 4 (4.40%) SAP
7 3 (3.30%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.30%) Cisco
7 3 (3.30%) Splunk
8 2 (2.20%) Google
9 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.10%) Juniper
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle
9 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds