Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 197 201
Rank change year-on-year +68 +4 +27
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 895 751 1,078
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.66% 1.89% 1.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.73% 4.81% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 677 525 781
10th Percentile £50,870 £47,500 £48,750
25th Percentile £62,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -2.44%
75th Percentile £94,250 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £102,500
England median annual salary £68,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +0.74% - +3.85%

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 15,621 15,624 18,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 46.45% 39.32% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12,009 12,943 15,613
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,812 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.33% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +79 179 £87,500 +20.69% 53
South London +5 12 £61,250 +6.52% 2
West London +35 9 £37,500 -55.88% 13
East London +8 5 £65,000 -23.53% 5
North London - 1 £110,000 - 1
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 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.

1 654 (73.07%) Azure
2 504 (56.31%) DevOps
3 481 (53.74%) IaaS
4 428 (47.82%) Agile Software Development
5 384 (42.91%) AWS
6 372 (41.56%) SaaS
7 309 (34.53%) Microsoft
8 303 (33.85%) Kubernetes
9 274 (30.61%) Microservices
10 263 (29.39%) Terraform
11 258 (28.83%) SQL
12 233 (26.03%) .NET
13 226 (25.25%) Docker
14 207 (23.13%) PowerShell
15 202 (22.57%) C#
16 192 (21.45%) GCP
17 190 (21.23%) Python
18 184 (20.56%) JavaScript
19 183 (20.45%) Finance
19 183 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
20 165 (18.44%) Degree
21 160 (17.88%) Java
21 160 (17.88%) Social Skills
22 154 (17.21%) SQL Server
23 149 (16.65%) Serverless
24 143 (15.98%) CSS
25 138 (15.42%) Cloud Native
26 136 (15.20%) Azure Active Directory
27 135 (15.08%) .NET Core
28 129 (14.41%) React

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
1 109 (12.18%) SharePoint
2 37 (4.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 22 (2.46%) Apache Spark
4 18 (2.01%) Confluence
5 16 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.34%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (1.23%) IIS
9 7 (0.78%) Apache
9 7 (0.78%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.45%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.45%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (0.34%) Mule
11 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.22%) CMS
12 2 (0.22%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (1.79%) Chatbot
2 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 63 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (2.91%) Oracle ERP
3 12 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.34%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 7 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.45%) Summit
6 3 (0.34%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.11%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 654 (73.07%) Azure
2 481 (53.74%) IaaS
3 384 (42.91%) AWS
4 372 (41.56%) SaaS
5 192 (21.45%) GCP
6 149 (16.65%) Serverless
7 136 (15.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 92 (10.28%) Azure Service Bus
9 87 (9.72%) Azure Key Vault
9 87 (9.72%) Power Platform
10 82 (9.16%) Microsoft 365
11 81 (9.05%) Azure App Service
11 81 (9.05%) Azure Storage
12 78 (8.72%) AWS CloudFormation
13 70 (7.82%) Azure Service Fabric
14 64 (7.15%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 53 (5.92%) AWS Lambda
16 51 (5.70%) Amazon EKS
16 51 (5.70%) Azure Functions
17 43 (4.80%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 74 (8.27%) Firewall
2 39 (4.36%) DNS
3 27 (3.02%) VPN
4 25 (2.79%) Network Security
5 21 (2.35%) WAN
6 19 (2.12%) TCP/IP
7 16 (1.79%) LAN
8 14 (1.56%) HTTP
8 14 (1.56%) SAN
9 13 (1.45%) DHCP
10 9 (1.01%) SSL
11 7 (0.78%) FTP
12 6 (0.67%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (0.56%) NAS
13 5 (0.56%) VoIP
14 4 (0.45%) AMQP
14 4 (0.45%) DKIM
14 4 (0.45%) DMARC
14 4 (0.45%) IPv4
14 4 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 105 (11.73%) Azure SQL Database
3 51 (5.70%) NoSQL
4 48 (5.36%) Power BI
5 43 (4.80%) Data Lake
5 43 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (4.47%) Big Data
7 34 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (3.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 27 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (3.02%) Relational Database
10 26 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
13 19 (2.12%) MySQL
14 17 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 16 (1.79%) Hadoop
16 14 (1.56%) MongoDB
17 13 (1.45%) RDBMS
18 12 (1.34%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 95 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 92 (10.28%) Jenkins
3 72 (8.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 70 (7.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (2.91%) GitLab
6 25 (2.79%) Maven
7 24 (2.68%) JIRA
8 18 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (2.01%) TeamCity
9 17 (1.90%) Gradle
10 16 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (1.34%) gulp
11 12 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (1.23%) Bitbucket
12 11 (1.23%) webpack
13 10 (1.12%) Selenium
13 10 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (0.89%) Vagrant
15 7 (0.78%) Visual Studio
16 6 (0.67%) git-flow
General
1 183 (20.45%) Finance
2 160 (17.88%) Social Skills
3 79 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (7.49%) Banking
4 67 (7.49%) Public Sector
5 44 (4.92%) Presentation Skills
6 29 (3.24%) Influencing Skills
7 25 (2.79%) Legal
8 22 (2.46%) Marketing
9 18 (2.01%) Documentation Skills
10 17 (1.90%) Back Office
10 17 (1.90%) Retail
11 16 (1.79%) Local Government
12 15 (1.68%) Organisational Skills
12 15 (1.68%) Wearables
13 13 (1.45%) Games
14 11 (1.23%) Law
15 10 (1.12%) Telecoms
16 9 (1.01%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 261 (29.16%) Architect
2 167 (18.66%) Developer
3 106 (11.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 104 (11.62%) Cloud Architect
5 91 (10.17%) Azure Developer
6 89 (9.94%) Consultant
7 88 (9.83%) Solutions Architect
8 86 (9.61%) Azure Engineer
9 85 (9.50%) C# Developer
10 80 (8.94%) Azure Architect
11 67 (7.49%) Senior Developer
12 62 (6.93%) Cloud Engineer
13 59 (6.59%) .NET Developer
14 51 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
15 50 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
16 49 (5.47%) AWS Engineer
17 46 (5.14%) AWS DevOps
18 42 (4.69%) SQL Developer
19 40 (4.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 40 (4.47%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (26.03%) .NET
2 143 (15.98%) CSS
3 135 (15.08%) .NET Core
4 129 (14.41%) React
5 113 (12.63%) Web Services
6 92 (10.28%) jQuery
7 89 (9.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 83 (9.27%) .NET Framework
9 72 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 70 (7.82%) Entity Framework
11 49 (5.47%) Node.js
12 47 (5.25%) AngularJS
13 43 (4.80%) HTML
14 40 (4.47%) XML
15 36 (4.02%) REST
16 35 (3.91%) Spring
16 35 (3.91%) Spring Boot
17 31 (3.46%) HTML5
18 29 (3.24%) Kafka
19 22 (2.46%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 138 (15.42%) Cloud Native
2 110 (12.29%) Public Cloud
3 68 (7.60%) N-Tier
4 51 (5.70%) Data Centre
5 40 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (4.47%) Greenfield Project
5 40 (4.47%) Reinsurance
6 34 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 33 (3.69%) Blog
8 29 (3.24%) Management Information System
9 26 (2.91%) NHS
10 24 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
11 19 (2.12%) User Experience
12 16 (1.79%) PMI
13 14 (1.56%) Private Cloud
13 14 (1.56%) Social Media
14 13 (1.45%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.45%) Clustering
15 12 (1.34%) Mobile App
16 11 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (11.51%) Windows
2 98 (10.95%) Linux
3 42 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.23%) Unix
5 8 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2019
6 7 (0.78%) Android
6 7 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.78%) VMS
7 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.22%) Solaris
9 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.11%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (56.31%) DevOps
2 428 (47.82%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (30.61%) Microservices
4 183 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
5 126 (14.08%) Infrastructure as Code
5 126 (14.08%) Test Automation
6 123 (13.74%) Mentoring
7 122 (13.63%) Migration
8 116 (12.96%) Deployment Automation
9 93 (10.39%) OO
10 89 (9.94%) Scrum
10 89 (9.94%) SOA
11 86 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
11 86 (9.61%) Thought Leadership
12 82 (9.16%) Computer Science
12 82 (9.16%) MVC
12 82 (9.16%) Software Engineering
13 76 (8.49%) Analytics
14 75 (8.38%) CRM
15 72 (8.04%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 258 (28.83%) SQL
2 207 (23.13%) PowerShell
3 202 (22.57%) C#
4 190 (21.23%) Python
5 184 (20.56%) JavaScript
6 160 (17.88%) Java
7 76 (8.49%) T-SQL
8 47 (5.25%) Bash Shell
9 33 (3.69%) Go
9 33 (3.69%) Ruby
10 21 (2.35%) TypeScript
11 20 (2.23%) Groovy
11 20 (2.23%) Perl
12 19 (2.12%) PL/SQL
13 17 (1.90%) ES6
13 17 (1.90%) PHP
14 16 (1.79%) Scala
15 15 (1.68%) Java 8
16 14 (1.56%) C++
17 7 (0.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 165 (18.44%) Degree
2 81 (9.05%) Security Cleared
3 67 (7.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 59 (6.59%) SC Cleared
5 33 (3.69%) Oracle Certification
6 19 (2.12%) PMI Certification
7 16 (1.79%) CISSP
8 14 (1.56%) CISA
9 12 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (1.34%) CISM
10 10 (1.12%) Master's Degree
10 10 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.12%) PMP
11 9 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (1.01%) OCP
11 9 (1.01%) RHCE
12 8 (0.89%) CCNA
12 8 (0.89%) RHCSA
13 6 (0.67%) AWS Certification
14 4 (0.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.91%) QA
2 21 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.68%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.12%) GDPR
5 8 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.89%) SLA
6 4 (0.45%) NIST
6 4 (0.45%) PMO
7 3 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.34%) SOC 2
8 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.22%) GLBA
8 2 (0.22%) GRC
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.11%) COBIT
9 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 226 (25.25%) Docker
2 128 (14.30%) Active Directory
3 40 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (3.69%) Hyper-V
5 29 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (0.67%) vSphere
8 5 (0.56%) XenApp
9 4 (0.45%) HDFS
10 3 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.34%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.22%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 303 (33.85%) Kubernetes
2 263 (29.39%) Terraform
3 125 (13.97%) Ansible
4 115 (12.85%) Opscode Chef
5 60 (6.70%) Puppet
6 27 (3.02%) SCCM
7 20 (2.23%) Microsoft Intune
8 18 (2.01%) SCOM
9 17 (1.90%) Prometheus
10 10 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
11 9 (1.01%) Grafana
11 9 (1.01%) Packer
11 9 (1.01%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.89%) CFEngine
12 8 (0.89%) Jamf Pro
13 6 (0.67%) Rancher
14 5 (0.56%) Opsview
14 5 (0.56%) Salt
15 4 (0.45%) Kubeflow
16 3 (0.34%) Consul
Vendors
1 309 (34.53%) Microsoft
2 122 (13.63%) Google
3 76 (8.49%) Oracle
4 63 (7.04%) Nintex
5 59 (6.59%) VMware
6 45 (5.03%) Databricks
7 31 (3.46%) IBM
8 30 (3.35%) Red Hat
9 28 (3.13%) SAP
10 26 (2.91%) Cisco
11 16 (1.79%) MuleSoft
12 13 (1.45%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.45%) JD Edwards
12 13 (1.45%) NetApp
12 13 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
12 13 (1.45%) Splunk
13 10 (1.12%) Cloudera
14 9 (1.01%) Citrix
15 8 (0.89%) Dell
15 8 (0.89%) Dynatrace