Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 124 215 187
Rank change year-on-year +91 -28 +54
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 730 849 1,189
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.65% 1.68% 1.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.97% 4.43% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 658 657 893
Median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £46,500
90th Percentile £111,250 £97,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £67,500

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 12,232 19,167 18,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.42% 37.90% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10,287 15,810 15,226
Median annual salary £70,000 £66,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.31% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £103,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in London

PaaS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in London.

Salary trend for PaaS in London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in London over the 6 months to 24 February 2021.

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 24 February 2021. 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 +121 207 £85,000 +13.33% 50
South London +22 11 £62,500 +8.70% 1
West London +70 7 £86,250 +15.00% 10
East London +11 5 £58,750 -26.10% 13
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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.

1 552 (75.62%) Azure
2 426 (58.36%) DevOps
3 389 (53.29%) IaaS
4 320 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
5 295 (40.41%) AWS
6 287 (39.32%) SaaS
7 268 (36.71%) Microservices
8 256 (35.07%) Microsoft
9 223 (30.55%) SQL
10 222 (30.41%) Kubernetes
11 210 (28.77%) .NET
12 203 (27.81%) Terraform
13 196 (26.85%) Finance
14 192 (26.30%) Continuous Integration
15 176 (24.11%) C#
16 171 (23.42%) Docker
17 170 (23.29%) GCP
18 156 (21.37%) PowerShell
19 147 (20.14%) JavaScript
20 146 (20.00%) CSS
21 135 (18.49%) Test Automation
22 127 (17.40%) SQL Server
22 127 (17.40%) Python
23 123 (16.85%) SharePoint
23 123 (16.85%) Google
24 119 (16.30%) Java
24 119 (16.30%) Cloud Native
25 117 (16.03%) Deployment Automation
26 116 (15.89%) Degree
26 116 (15.89%) Ansible

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
1 123 (16.85%) SharePoint
2 39 (5.34%) Cloud Foundry
3 19 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (2.47%) WebSphere
5 15 (2.05%) Apache Spark
6 13 (1.78%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.64%) Confluence
7 12 (1.64%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.96%) Apache Solr
8 7 (0.96%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.68%) Apache
9 5 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.68%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.55%) IIS
11 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.27%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.27%) JBoss
12 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (1.51%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.55%) InVision
2 4 (0.55%) Sketch
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (6.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.47%) Oracle ERP
3 17 (2.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 11 (1.51%) SAP Hybris
5 10 (1.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.68%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 552 (75.62%) Azure
2 389 (53.29%) IaaS
3 295 (40.41%) AWS
4 287 (39.32%) SaaS
5 170 (23.29%) GCP
6 107 (14.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 92 (12.60%) Serverless
8 91 (12.47%) Power Platform
9 67 (9.18%) Dynamics 365
10 60 (8.22%) Microsoft 365
11 47 (6.44%) Azure Functions
12 43 (5.89%) Azure Data Factory
13 42 (5.75%) OpenShift
14 38 (5.21%) IBM Cloud
15 30 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
16 22 (3.01%) Logic Apps
17 21 (2.88%) Amazon EKS
17 21 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
18 19 (2.60%) GitHub
19 18 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.30%) Firewall
2 30 (4.11%) DNS
3 18 (2.47%) VPN
4 16 (2.19%) SAN
5 14 (1.92%) WAN
6 11 (1.51%) LAN
6 11 (1.51%) Network Security
7 7 (0.96%) FTP
7 7 (0.96%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.55%) Internet
8 4 (0.55%) Skype
8 4 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.41%) DHCP
9 3 (0.41%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (0.41%) SSL
10 2 (0.27%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.27%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (0.27%) DMZ
10 2 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (17.40%) SQL Server
2 108 (14.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 79 (10.82%) Cosmos DB
4 51 (6.99%) Data Lake
5 42 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (5.75%) Power BI
6 28 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (3.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 27 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 25 (3.42%) Big Data
9 24 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (3.15%) NoSQL
11 22 (3.01%) Relational Database
12 16 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (1.78%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (1.64%) OLTP
15 11 (1.51%) Tableau
16 9 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 83 (11.37%) Jenkins
2 77 (10.55%) Git (software)
3 52 (7.12%) Visual Studio Team System
4 51 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.74%) GitLab
6 19 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (2.60%) JIRA
7 17 (2.33%) Bitbucket
7 17 (2.33%) Maven
8 15 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (1.92%) Gradle
9 14 (1.92%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.23%) Selenium
11 8 (1.10%) gulp
11 8 (1.10%) Subversion
12 5 (0.68%) Cypress.io
12 5 (0.68%) git-flow
12 5 (0.68%) Moq
12 5 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (0.68%) Postman
General
1 196 (26.85%) Finance
2 51 (6.99%) Banking
3 31 (4.25%) Back Office
4 26 (3.56%) Public Sector
5 13 (1.78%) Law
6 11 (1.51%) Retail
7 10 (1.37%) Games
8 9 (1.23%) Marketing
9 8 (1.10%) Legal
10 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.96%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.41%) Advertising
12 3 (0.41%) Billing
12 3 (0.41%) Electronics
12 3 (0.41%) Local Government
13 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.14%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (34.52%) Architect
2 117 (16.03%) Developer
3 93 (12.74%) Cloud Architect
4 87 (11.92%) Consultant
5 86 (11.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 84 (11.51%) Solutions Architect
7 81 (11.10%) Azure Developer
8 80 (10.96%) Azure Architect
9 76 (10.41%) Azure Engineer
10 71 (9.73%) C# Developer
11 66 (9.04%) .NET Developer
12 55 (7.53%) AWS DevOps
13 54 (7.40%) C# .NET Developer
14 52 (7.12%) Senior Developer
15 50 (6.85%) AWS Engineer
16 46 (6.30%) Cloud Engineer
17 45 (6.16%) Enterprise Architect
17 45 (6.16%) Senior C# Developer
18 42 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
19 41 (5.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (28.77%) .NET
2 146 (20.00%) CSS
3 109 (14.93%) jQuery
4 107 (14.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 106 (14.52%) .NET Core
6 99 (13.56%) React
7 93 (12.74%) Web Services
8 84 (11.51%) .NET Framework
9 72 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 70 (9.59%) Entity Framework
11 45 (6.16%) XML
12 40 (5.48%) Spring
13 39 (5.34%) HTML
14 38 (5.21%) Spring Boot
15 33 (4.52%) Ajax
16 25 (3.42%) HTML5
17 21 (2.88%) Java EE
17 21 (2.88%) Node.js
17 21 (2.88%) Spring Cloud
18 19 (2.60%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 119 (16.30%) Cloud Native
2 99 (13.56%) Public Cloud
3 68 (9.32%) N-Tier
4 54 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (6.16%) Data Centre
7 43 (5.89%) Reinsurance
8 37 (5.07%) Hybrid Cloud
9 19 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
10 18 (2.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 15 (2.05%) User Experience
12 14 (1.92%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
13 12 (1.64%) Clustering
14 11 (1.51%) Enterprise Cloud
15 10 (1.37%) FMCG
16 9 (1.23%) Blog
16 9 (1.23%) PMI
17 8 (1.10%) Client/Server
17 8 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 88 (12.05%) Windows
2 77 (10.55%) Linux
3 43 (5.89%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.05%) Windows Server 2016
5 14 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (1.92%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (1.37%) Unix
7 9 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.10%) Android
8 8 (1.10%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.96%) VMS
10 3 (0.41%) Solaris
11 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (58.36%) DevOps
2 320 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (36.71%) Microservices
4 192 (26.30%) Continuous Integration
5 135 (18.49%) Test Automation
6 117 (16.03%) Deployment Automation
7 97 (13.29%) Migration
8 96 (13.15%) SOA
9 91 (12.47%) Mentoring
9 91 (12.47%) Scrum
10 89 (12.19%) Domain-Driven Design
11 79 (10.82%) MVC
12 78 (10.68%) UML
13 74 (10.14%) Analytics
14 73 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
14 73 (10.00%) Thought Leadership
15 70 (9.59%) SOLID
16 69 (9.45%) OO
17 62 (8.49%) Enterprise Architecture
18 61 (8.36%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 223 (30.55%) SQL
2 176 (24.11%) C#
3 156 (21.37%) PowerShell
4 147 (20.14%) JavaScript
5 127 (17.40%) Python
6 119 (16.30%) Java
7 61 (8.36%) T-SQL
8 37 (5.07%) Go
9 31 (4.25%) Ruby
10 24 (3.29%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.05%) Groovy
12 11 (1.51%) Perl
12 11 (1.51%) Scala
13 10 (1.37%) C++
13 10 (1.37%) Java 8
13 10 (1.37%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.10%) PHP
14 8 (1.10%) TypeScript
15 7 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (0.96%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (15.89%) Degree
2 45 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 38 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 24 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (2.60%) Oracle Certification
7 14 (1.92%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.78%) AWS Certification
9 12 (1.64%) CISSP
10 11 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.37%) CCNA
11 10 (1.37%) CISM
12 8 (1.10%) CISA
12 8 (1.10%) RHCE
12 8 (1.10%) RHCSA
13 7 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.96%) MCSE
14 5 (0.68%) PMP
15 4 (0.55%) Master's Degree
15 4 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.29%) QA
2 8 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.10%) SLA
3 5 (0.68%) GDPR
4 4 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (0.55%) PMO
5 2 (0.27%) NCSC
5 2 (0.27%) NIST
6 1 (0.14%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 171 (23.42%) Docker
2 103 (14.11%) Active Directory
3 44 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 20 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.55%) XenApp
7 3 (0.41%) HDFS
8 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.14%) Firmware
9 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.14%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 222 (30.41%) Kubernetes
2 203 (27.81%) Terraform
3 116 (15.89%) Ansible
4 89 (12.19%) Opscode Chef
5 55 (7.53%) Puppet
6 28 (3.84%) SCCM
7 22 (3.01%) Microsoft Intune
8 19 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
9 12 (1.64%) Prometheus
9 12 (1.64%) SCOM
10 10 (1.37%) Grafana
11 7 (0.96%) Packer
12 5 (0.68%) CFEngine
12 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (0.68%) Opsview
12 5 (0.68%) WSUS
13 3 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.41%) Nagios
13 3 (0.41%) Salt
13 3 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 256 (35.07%) Microsoft
2 123 (16.85%) Google
3 65 (8.90%) VMware
4 59 (8.08%) Nintex
5 57 (7.81%) SAP
6 54 (7.40%) Databricks
7 52 (7.12%) Oracle
8 46 (6.30%) Red Hat
9 38 (5.21%) IBM
10 18 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (2.47%) Sparx
11 17 (2.33%) Atlassian
12 16 (2.19%) Cisco
12 16 (2.19%) Citrix
12 16 (2.19%) Splunk
13 15 (2.05%) Adobe
13 15 (2.05%) Dynatrace
14 14 (1.92%) New Relic
15 11 (1.51%) hybris
16 9 (1.23%) MuleSoft