Period
to 21 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 172 205
Rank change year-on-year +53 +33 +33
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 66 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.97% 0.83% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.55% 5.88% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 78 32 30
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +25.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £43,550 £39,975 £35,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -9.09%

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 874 663 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.07% 14.06% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 762 555 442
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2019.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 58 (87.88%) IaaS
2 50 (75.76%) DevOps
3 47 (71.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (66.67%) SaaS
5 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (51.52%) PowerShell
7 30 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
8 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
9 27 (40.91%) Bash Shell
9 27 (40.91%) Puppet
9 27 (40.91%) Jenkins
10 24 (36.36%) Docker
10 24 (36.36%) Kubernetes
11 20 (30.30%) SQL
12 19 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (27.27%) Finance
14 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
15 16 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (24.24%) Capacity Management
16 15 (22.73%) Terraform
16 15 (22.73%) GitLab
16 15 (22.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 15 (22.73%) Python
17 14 (21.21%) Perl
18 13 (19.70%) Linux
18 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 12 (18.18%) Ansible
19 12 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
19 12 (18.18%) Unix
19 12 (18.18%) Active Directory

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 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 58 (87.88%) IaaS
2 47 (71.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (66.67%) SaaS
4 30 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (7.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (6.06%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (3.03%) Akamai
8 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) DNS
2 6 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.03%) BGP
5 2 (3.03%) DHCP
5 2 (3.03%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.03%) LAN
5 2 (3.03%) OSPF
5 2 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (9.09%) Big Data
4 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.55%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (4.55%) PowerPivot
5 3 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 15 (22.73%) GitLab
3 12 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 11 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
6 5 (7.58%) CircleCI
6 5 (7.58%) Codeship
7 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.06%) JIRA
8 1 (1.52%) JUnit
8 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Architect
2 15 (22.73%) Azure Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Site Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Platform Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (10.61%) DevOps Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) PowerShell Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) .NET Core
3 7 (10.61%) Node.js
3 7 (10.61%) Spring
4 4 (6.06%) LDAP
5 3 (4.55%) MDX
6 1 (1.52%) JSON
6 1 (1.52%) React
6 1 (1.52%) Redux
6 1 (1.52%) REST
6 1 (1.52%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.52%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Unix
3 10 (15.15%) Windows
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) DevOps
2 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (24.24%) Capacity Management
4 16 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (22.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 11 (16.67%) IT Strategy
9 10 (15.15%) Presales
10 8 (12.12%) Analytics
10 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (10.61%) Coaching
11 7 (10.61%) Data Analytics
11 7 (10.61%) Data Management
11 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
11 7 (10.61%) Information Architecture
11 7 (10.61%) ITIL
11 7 (10.61%) MVC
11 7 (10.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) PowerShell
2 27 (40.91%) Bash Shell
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 15 (22.73%) Python
5 14 (21.21%) Perl
6 10 (15.15%) C++
6 10 (15.15%) Java
7 9 (13.64%) C#
7 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Docker
2 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (40.91%) Puppet
2 24 (36.36%) Kubernetes
3 15 (22.73%) Terraform
4 12 (18.18%) Ansible
4 12 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (7.58%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.52%) Mesos
6 1 (1.52%) SCCM
6 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) VMware
3 8 (12.12%) Citrix
4 6 (9.09%) Brocade
4 6 (9.09%) Dell
5 5 (7.58%) Atlassian
5 5 (7.58%) Google
6 3 (4.55%) IBM
6 3 (4.55%) SAP
7 2 (3.03%) AlienVault
7 2 (3.03%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.03%) CyberArk
7 2 (3.03%) F5
7 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.03%) LogRhythm
7 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.52%) Nintex