Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 120 174
Rank change year-on-year -22 +54 +31
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 30 66 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.01% 1.97% 0.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.96% 7.30% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 78 32
Leeds median annual salary £59,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.38% -16.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £42,050 £43,550 £39,975
90th Percentile £81,500 £72,500 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.24% -12.50% +20.00%

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 1,014 904 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.04% 26.97% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 855 791 577
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £27,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 21 January 2020.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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 24 (80.00%) Azure
2 22 (73.33%) IaaS
3 20 (66.67%) SaaS
4 17 (56.67%) AWS
5 14 (46.67%) DevOps
6 12 (40.00%) C#
6 12 (40.00%) .NET
6 12 (40.00%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) Finance
8 9 (30.00%) Windows
9 8 (26.67%) JIRA
9 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 8 (26.67%) Kubernetes
10 7 (23.33%) Microservices
10 7 (23.33%) Python
10 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
10 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
11 6 (20.00%) Puppet
11 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (20.00%) Migration
11 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle
11 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) Docker
11 6 (20.00%) .NET Core
12 5 (16.67%) IT Strategy

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 3 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) Mule
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 24 (80.00%) Azure
2 22 (73.33%) IaaS
3 20 (66.67%) SaaS
4 17 (56.67%) AWS
5 5 (16.67%) GitHub
6 4 (13.33%) Serverless
7 3 (10.00%) Slack
8 2 (6.67%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (6.67%) Office 365
8 2 (6.67%) Trello
9 1 (3.33%) GCP
9 1 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DAB
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) SMTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JIRA
2 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.67%) GitLab
5 2 (6.67%) NUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) Babel
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (3.33%) Mocha
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
6 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Xamarin Developer
4 3 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Site Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Python Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Core
3 4 (13.33%) RESTful
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) Node.js
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (6.67%) Sensu
5 2 (6.67%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) XSLT
6 1 (3.33%) Chai
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) CSS3
6 1 (3.33%) Jest
6 1 (3.33%) React
6 1 (3.33%) Redux
6 1 (3.33%) REST
6 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.33%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 5 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Native
2 4 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.33%) Android
4 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) DevOps
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Microservices
3 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 5 (16.67%) Project Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (10.00%) High Availability
6 3 (10.00%) Operations Management
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (23.33%) Python
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) ES6
7 1 (3.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) GDPR
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Kubernetes
2 6 (20.00%) Puppet
3 4 (13.33%) Ansible
3 4 (13.33%) Terraform
4 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) Pingdom
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Xamarin
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) CloudEndure
5 2 (6.67%) PagerDuty
6 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Splunk