Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 196 270
Rank change year-on-year -15 +74 +121
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 901 1,206 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.66% 1.80% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.46% 6.24% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 649 844 767
London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 20,192 19,323 16,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.27% 28.76% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16,572 15,627 13,742
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.96%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in London

PaaS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PaaS in London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in London over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for PaaS in London

PaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the London region over the 6 months to 6 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +25 188 £75,000 +0.33% 55
South London +10 21 £67,500 +35.00% 2
East London +35 18 £77,000 +10.00% 7
West London +9 15 £77,500 +55.00% 17
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 548 (60.82%) Azure
2 463 (51.39%) DevOps
3 444 (49.28%) AWS
4 405 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
5 404 (44.84%) IaaS
6 314 (34.85%) SaaS
7 276 (30.63%) Microsoft
8 223 (24.75%) Kubernetes
9 208 (23.09%) Microservices
10 196 (21.75%) SQL
11 195 (21.64%) Python
12 192 (21.31%) .NET
13 190 (21.09%) Docker
14 174 (19.31%) C#
15 171 (18.98%) Finance
16 169 (18.76%) Terraform
17 166 (18.42%) Migration
18 164 (18.20%) JavaScript
19 160 (17.76%) PowerShell
20 150 (16.65%) Linux
20 150 (16.65%) Ansible
21 143 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
22 142 (15.76%) Java
23 133 (14.76%) Infrastructure as Code
24 131 (14.54%) Puppet
25 127 (14.10%) Cloud Native
26 123 (13.65%) Opscode Chef
27 118 (13.10%) GCP
28 116 (12.87%) TDD
29 111 (12.32%) Software Engineering

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 56 (6.22%) Apache Spark
2 45 (4.99%) Cloud Foundry
3 41 (4.55%) IIS
4 35 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (3.55%) SharePoint
6 22 (2.44%) Confluence
7 21 (2.33%) Skype for Business
8 17 (1.89%) nginx
9 15 (1.66%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.55%) Apache
10 14 (1.55%) SAS
11 12 (1.33%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.22%) Mule
12 11 (1.22%) WebLogic
13 9 (1.00%) Apache Pig
14 8 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.89%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
16 5 (0.55%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.33%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 26 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.33%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.22%) InVision
4 2 (0.22%) Sketch
4 2 (0.22%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.11%) Gliffy
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.55%) HFM
2 5 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.55%) Oracle FAH
3 4 (0.44%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 548 (60.82%) Azure
2 444 (49.28%) AWS
3 404 (44.84%) IaaS
4 314 (34.85%) SaaS
5 118 (13.10%) GCP
6 106 (11.76%) Serverless
7 69 (7.66%) Office 365
8 56 (6.22%) Cloud Computing
9 51 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
10 50 (5.55%) AWS Lambda
11 39 (4.33%) OpenShift
12 36 (4.00%) Power Platform
13 35 (3.88%) Azure Data Factory
14 34 (3.77%) Amazon ECS
15 31 (3.44%) Amazon S3
16 29 (3.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 24 (2.66%) Amazon Kinesis
18 21 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
19 20 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
20 18 (2.00%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 85 (9.43%) Firewall
2 46 (5.11%) VPN
3 27 (3.00%) DNS
4 20 (2.22%) LAN
4 20 (2.22%) WAN
5 19 (2.11%) Skype
6 17 (1.89%) Internet
6 17 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 16 (1.78%) SSL
7 16 (1.78%) Wireless
8 14 (1.55%) SAN
8 14 (1.55%) VoIP
9 13 (1.44%) Network Security
10 11 (1.22%) Kerberos
11 10 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (1.00%) WLAN
13 8 (0.89%) BGP
13 8 (0.89%) OSPF
14 7 (0.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 68 (7.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 65 (7.21%) Hadoop
4 61 (6.77%) Big Data
5 59 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (4.11%) Data Lake
7 36 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 36 (4.00%) Cosmos DB
7 36 (4.00%) Power BI
8 30 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 28 (3.11%) NoSQL
10 25 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (2.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 19 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
13 19 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (2.00%) Amazon Athena
14 18 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 15 (1.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 110 (12.21%) Jenkins
2 75 (8.32%) Git (software)
3 52 (5.77%) Maven
4 44 (4.88%) TeamCity
5 42 (4.66%) Visual Studio Team System
6 35 (3.88%) Selenium
7 31 (3.44%) JIRA
8 28 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (3.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 25 (2.77%) Hudson
11 21 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 19 (2.11%) Vagrant
13 17 (1.89%) Gradle
13 17 (1.89%) gulp
13 17 (1.89%) JUnit
14 16 (1.78%) Bitbucket
15 14 (1.55%) Cucumber
16 13 (1.44%) Ant
17 12 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
17 12 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 171 (18.98%) Finance
2 53 (5.88%) Banking
3 50 (5.55%) Retail
4 39 (4.33%) Marketing
5 38 (4.22%) Public Sector
6 37 (4.11%) Back Office
7 26 (2.89%) Law
8 24 (2.66%) Games
9 15 (1.66%) Legal
10 7 (0.78%) French Language
10 7 (0.78%) German Language
10 7 (0.78%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.78%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.67%) Advertising
11 6 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.55%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.22%) Automotive
14 2 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 296 (32.85%) Architect
2 134 (14.87%) Developer
3 124 (13.76%) Solutions Architect
4 117 (12.99%) Cloud Architect
5 115 (12.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 98 (10.88%) Azure Architect
7 88 (9.77%) Consultant
8 60 (6.66%) AWS Architect
9 55 (6.10%) Technical Architect
10 53 (5.88%) Senior Architect
11 50 (5.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 44 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
12 44 (4.88%) Platform Engineer
13 40 (4.44%) Senior Developer
14 39 (4.33%) Azure Consultant
14 39 (4.33%) Azure Developer
15 37 (4.11%) Data Engineer
15 37 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 36 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
17 31 (3.44%) AWS Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (21.31%) .NET
2 91 (10.10%) Web Services
3 85 (9.43%) HTML
4 78 (8.66%) CSS
5 59 (6.55%) React
6 55 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
7 51 (5.66%) Elastic Stack
8 50 (5.55%) .NET Core
9 46 (5.11%) REST
10 43 (4.77%) JSON
11 39 (4.33%) .NET Framework
11 39 (4.33%) ASP.NET
12 38 (4.22%) Node.js
13 35 (3.88%) jQuery
14 32 (3.55%) OAuth
15 31 (3.44%) Spring
16 30 (3.33%) Entity Framework
17 29 (3.22%) AngularJS
18 25 (2.77%) SAML
18 25 (2.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 127 (14.10%) Cloud Native
2 110 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
3 101 (11.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 90 (9.99%) Data Centre
5 76 (8.44%) Public Cloud
6 61 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
7 53 (5.88%) Mobile App
8 41 (4.55%) User Experience
9 34 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
10 32 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
11 29 (3.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 29 (3.22%) Management Information System
12 22 (2.44%) N-Tier
13 19 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
14 14 (1.55%) Blog
15 13 (1.44%) Virtual Team
16 11 (1.22%) Client/Server
17 9 (1.00%) Internet of Things
17 9 (1.00%) Online Banking
18 8 (0.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 150 (16.65%) Linux
2 109 (12.10%) Windows
3 38 (4.22%) Windows Server
4 36 (4.00%) Unix
5 14 (1.55%) Windows 10
6 11 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.89%) Android
8 7 (0.78%) CentOS
9 5 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.44%) Solaris
10 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.33%) VMS
11 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (51.39%) DevOps
2 405 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (23.09%) Microservices
4 166 (18.42%) Migration
5 143 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
6 133 (14.76%) Infrastructure as Code
7 116 (12.87%) TDD
8 111 (12.32%) Problem-Solving
8 111 (12.32%) Software Engineering
9 110 (12.21%) Test Automation
10 102 (11.32%) Thought Leadership
11 101 (11.21%) Scrum
12 97 (10.77%) Analytics
13 89 (9.88%) Configuration Management
14 85 (9.43%) SDLC
15 82 (9.10%) Business Intelligence
16 80 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 77 (8.55%) Mentoring
18 71 (7.88%) MVC
19 66 (7.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 196 (21.75%) SQL
2 195 (21.64%) Python
3 174 (19.31%) C#
4 164 (18.20%) JavaScript
5 160 (17.76%) PowerShell
6 142 (15.76%) Java
7 80 (8.88%) Ruby
8 59 (6.55%) Bash Shell
9 52 (5.77%) Go
10 35 (3.88%) Perl
11 32 (3.55%) T-SQL
12 29 (3.22%) Scala
13 23 (2.55%) Groovy
14 22 (2.44%) Java 8
15 21 (2.33%) PHP
16 14 (1.55%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 11 (1.22%) U-SQL
18 9 (1.00%) PL/SQL
19 6 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 69 (7.66%) Degree
2 50 (5.55%) AWS Certification
3 25 (2.77%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (2.22%) CISSP
7 12 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
8 11 (1.22%) Master's Degree
9 10 (1.11%) CISM
10 9 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.78%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.55%) MCSE
13 4 (0.44%) CCNP
13 4 (0.44%) MCITP
13 4 (0.44%) MCTS
13 4 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
14 3 (0.33%) MCP
14 3 (0.33%) MCSA
15 2 (0.22%) MCAD
15 2 (0.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.66%) Data Quality
2 17 (1.89%) QA
3 9 (1.00%) NIST
4 8 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 8 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.67%) SLA
6 5 (0.55%) GDPR
7 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.22%) NCSC
9 1 (0.11%) HL7
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 190 (21.09%) Docker
2 70 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 32 (3.55%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (1.33%) HDFS
6 12 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.55%) vSphere
8 4 (0.44%) LXC
9 3 (0.33%) KVM
10 2 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.22%) Xen
10 2 (0.22%) XenApp
11 1 (0.11%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 223 (24.75%) Kubernetes
2 169 (18.76%) Terraform
3 150 (16.65%) Ansible
4 131 (14.54%) Puppet
5 123 (13.65%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (4.66%) SCCM
7 27 (3.00%) Salt
8 24 (2.66%) Kibana
8 24 (2.66%) logstash
8 24 (2.66%) Microsoft Intune
9 23 (2.55%) Packer
9 23 (2.55%) ZABBIX
10 20 (2.22%) Docker Swarm
10 20 (2.22%) Grafana
10 20 (2.22%) Graphite
11 19 (2.11%) Consul
11 19 (2.11%) Nagios
11 19 (2.11%) Opsview
12 17 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
13 15 (1.66%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 276 (30.63%) Microsoft
2 100 (11.10%) Google
3 63 (6.99%) Oracle
4 44 (4.88%) VMware
5 37 (4.11%) Splunk
6 31 (3.44%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (3.33%) Cloudera
8 28 (3.11%) IBM
9 25 (2.77%) Citrix
10 21 (2.33%) Cisco
10 21 (2.33%) Tableau
11 19 (2.11%) SAP
12 18 (2.00%) Hortonworks
13 16 (1.78%) Databricks
13 16 (1.78%) Veeam
14 14 (1.55%) Nintex
15 13 (1.44%) HP
15 13 (1.44%) Red Hat
16 12 (1.33%) Avaya
16 12 (1.33%) Sophos