Period
to 23 March 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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 190 223 422
Rank change year-on-year +33 +199 +102
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1,164 1,107 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.89% 1.59% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.45% 6.46% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 794 871 363
London median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £45,250
90th Percentile £102,125 £106,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +13.04% -4.17%

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 18,040 17,142 11,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.23% 24.55% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14,621 14,305 9,756
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +30 194 £75,000 - 14
West London +6 27 £70,000 +40.00%
East London +21 8 £65,000 +23.81% 3
South London -1 8 £70,000 +5.66% 3
North London - 3 £95,000 -
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 713 (61.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 539 (46.31%) IaaS
3 520 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
4 499 (42.87%) Microsoft
5 477 (40.98%) Amazon AWS
6 471 (40.46%) SaaS
7 445 (38.23%) DevOps
8 252 (21.65%) SQL
9 249 (21.39%) Microservices
10 226 (19.42%) Windows
11 223 (19.16%) Java
12 222 (19.07%) Python
13 202 (17.35%) Docker
14 196 (16.84%) PowerShell
15 195 (16.75%) Finance
16 188 (16.15%) Kubernetes
17 184 (15.81%) Active Directory
18 179 (15.38%) Linux
18 179 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
19 176 (15.12%) C#
20 174 (14.95%) .NET
20 174 (14.95%) Scrum
21 167 (14.35%) Serverless
22 166 (14.26%) SQL Server
23 160 (13.75%) Public Cloud
24 157 (13.49%) Software Engineering
24 157 (13.49%) Jenkins
25 149 (12.80%) Git (software)
26 148 (12.71%) JavaScript
27 145 (12.46%) Degree

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 64 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 56 (4.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 43 (3.69%) Confluence
4 40 (3.44%) Apache Spark
5 39 (3.35%) MS Exchange
6 34 (2.92%) Tomcat
7 29 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (2.41%) WebLogic
9 26 (2.23%) Skype for Business
10 25 (2.15%) IIS
10 25 (2.15%) WebSphere
11 19 (1.63%) SAS
12 16 (1.37%) Mule
12 16 (1.37%) OpenStack
13 13 (1.12%) CMS
14 12 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (0.95%) Apache
16 10 (0.86%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 7 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.86%) Chatbot
4 6 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.086%) HipChat
6 1 (0.086%) Snapchat
Business Applications
1 28 (2.41%) thinkFolio
2 10 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.34%) Magento
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.26%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.17%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.086%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.086%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.086%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 713 (61.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 539 (46.31%) IaaS
3 477 (40.98%) Amazon AWS
4 471 (40.46%) SaaS
5 167 (14.35%) Serverless
6 133 (11.43%) Office 365
7 131 (11.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 72 (6.19%) OpenShift
9 71 (6.10%) Azure Active Directory
10 50 (4.30%) GitHub
11 46 (3.95%) Azure Data Factory
12 42 (3.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 39 (3.35%) Amazon S3
14 38 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
15 37 (3.18%) IBM Cloud
16 27 (2.32%) Dynamics 365
17 26 (2.23%) Azure Functions
18 25 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
19 23 (1.98%) Data Lake Analytics
20 22 (1.89%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 112 (9.62%) Firewall
2 69 (5.93%) VPN
3 53 (4.55%) DNS
4 52 (4.47%) LAN
5 45 (3.87%) WAN
6 32 (2.75%) SAN
7 30 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (2.06%) DHCP
9 23 (1.98%) Internet
10 22 (1.89%) Skype
10 22 (1.89%) VLAN
11 21 (1.80%) SSL
12 20 (1.72%) Wireless
13 16 (1.37%) HTTP
13 16 (1.37%) TCP/IP
14 15 (1.29%) Intrusion Detection
15 14 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
16 13 (1.12%) Unified Communications
17 11 (0.95%) VPLS
18 10 (0.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 93 (7.99%) Azure SQL Database
3 84 (7.22%) NoSQL
4 78 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
5 77 (6.62%) Big Data
6 66 (5.67%) Power BI
7 60 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (4.81%) Hadoop
9 54 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 53 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 51 (4.38%) Relational Database
12 49 (4.21%) Cosmos DB
13 44 (3.78%) MongoDB
14 40 (3.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 38 (3.26%) Data Lake
16 33 (2.84%) Amazon RDS
17 27 (2.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 26 (2.23%) MySQL
19 21 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
20 19 (1.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 157 (13.49%) Jenkins
2 149 (12.80%) Git (software)
3 69 (5.93%) Visual Studio Team System
4 63 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 59 (5.07%) JIRA
6 55 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 46 (3.95%) Maven
8 35 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
9 32 (2.75%) Bitbucket
10 31 (2.66%) SonarQube
11 29 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
12 27 (2.32%) GitLab
13 26 (2.23%) Selenium
13 26 (2.23%) Visual Studio
14 17 (1.46%) Artifactory
15 13 (1.12%) Gradle
15 13 (1.12%) JUnit
16 12 (1.03%) ER Studio
16 12 (1.03%) ERwin
17 10 (0.86%) CircleCI
General
1 195 (16.75%) Finance
2 102 (8.76%) Banking
3 56 (4.81%) Marketing
4 51 (4.38%) Retail
5 39 (3.35%) Games
6 18 (1.55%) Advertising
7 14 (1.20%) French Language
8 12 (1.03%) German Language
9 10 (0.86%) Legal
9 10 (0.86%) Spanish Language
10 9 (0.77%) Multimedia
10 9 (0.77%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.52%) Billing
11 6 (0.52%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.52%) Law
11 6 (0.52%) Local Government
12 5 (0.43%) Publishing
12 5 (0.43%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.26%) Automotive
13 3 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 380 (32.65%) Architect
2 194 (16.67%) Developer
3 169 (14.52%) Cloud Architect
4 144 (12.37%) Solutions Architect
5 142 (12.20%) Azure Architect
6 121 (10.40%) Consultant
7 103 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
8 61 (5.24%) AWS Architect
9 58 (4.98%) Java Developer
10 56 (4.81%) Technical Architect
11 52 (4.47%) Cloud Engineer
12 46 (3.95%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 43 (3.69%) .NET Developer
13 43 (3.69%) Senior Developer
14 40 (3.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 40 (3.44%) Platform Engineer
15 37 (3.18%) Azure Consultant
16 33 (2.84%) Data Architect
16 33 (2.84%) Software Engineer
17 32 (2.75%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (14.95%) .NET
2 125 (10.74%) Web Services
3 105 (9.02%) REST
4 99 (8.51%) HTML
5 93 (7.99%) Node.js
6 85 (7.30%) CSS
7 79 (6.79%) JSON
8 78 (6.70%) React
9 70 (6.01%) AngularJS
10 59 (5.07%) Spring
11 58 (4.98%) Spring Boot
12 51 (4.38%) RESTful
13 47 (4.04%) Kafka
14 40 (3.44%) Elastic Stack
15 38 (3.26%) Java EE
16 33 (2.84%) Vue.js
17 30 (2.58%) SOAP
18 29 (2.49%) ASP.NET
19 28 (2.41%) .NET Framework
20 27 (2.32%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (13.75%) Public Cloud
2 102 (8.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 80 (6.87%) Data Centre
4 74 (6.36%) Cloud Native
4 74 (6.36%) User Experience
5 56 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
6 52 (4.47%) Management Information System
7 46 (3.95%) Fintech
8 45 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
9 41 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
9 41 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
10 40 (3.44%) Private Cloud
11 36 (3.09%) Mobile App
12 32 (2.75%) Blog
13 30 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 30 (2.58%) Virtual Team
14 29 (2.49%) Derivative
14 29 (2.49%) Equities
14 29 (2.49%) Fixed Income
15 25 (2.15%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 226 (19.42%) Windows
2 179 (15.38%) Linux
3 50 (4.30%) Windows Server
4 49 (4.21%) Windows 10
5 35 (3.01%) Unix
6 26 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (1.98%) Apple iOS
9 18 (1.55%) Windows 8
10 15 (1.29%) Android
11 12 (1.03%) Mac OS X
11 12 (1.03%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.52%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.43%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.34%) VMS
15 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.26%) Debian
17 2 (0.17%) Fedora
17 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
2 445 (38.23%) DevOps
3 249 (21.39%) Microservices
4 179 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 174 (14.95%) Scrum
6 157 (13.49%) Software Engineering
7 135 (11.60%) Analytics
8 120 (10.31%) Migration
9 118 (10.14%) Computer Science
10 117 (10.05%) Mentoring
11 115 (9.88%) Test Automation
12 109 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
13 100 (8.59%) Presales
13 100 (8.59%) Thought Leadership
14 97 (8.33%) TDD
15 95 (8.16%) Project Management
16 89 (7.65%) Continuous Delivery
17 82 (7.04%) Open Source
18 76 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
18 76 (6.53%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 252 (21.65%) SQL
2 223 (19.16%) Java
3 222 (19.07%) Python
4 196 (16.84%) PowerShell
5 176 (15.12%) C#
6 148 (12.71%) JavaScript
7 74 (6.36%) Bash Shell
8 51 (4.38%) Go
9 38 (3.26%) R
10 29 (2.49%) T-SQL
11 28 (2.41%) Java 8
12 26 (2.23%) C
12 26 (2.23%) Groovy
13 24 (2.06%) Ruby
13 24 (2.06%) Scala
14 23 (1.98%) C++
15 21 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 16 (1.37%) ES6
16 16 (1.37%) PHP
17 11 (0.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 145 (12.46%) Degree
2 55 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (4.21%) AWS Certification
5 29 (2.49%) Master's Degree
6 26 (2.23%) MCSE
7 25 (2.15%) Security Cleared
8 22 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
9 18 (1.55%) CISSP
10 17 (1.46%) MCSA
11 10 (0.86%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.77%) CEH
13 7 (0.60%) SANS
14 5 (0.43%) GREM
14 5 (0.43%) PhD
15 4 (0.34%) MCAD
15 4 (0.34%) MCDBA
15 4 (0.34%) MCSD
16 3 (0.26%) CISM
16 3 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.47%) QA
2 34 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.60%) GDPR
6 5 (0.43%) COBIT
6 5 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.43%) SLA
7 4 (0.34%) PMO
8 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.086%) HL7
9 1 (0.086%) WCAG
System Software
1 202 (17.35%) Docker
2 184 (15.81%) Active Directory
3 93 (7.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 63 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 25 (2.15%) XenApp
6 15 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (1.29%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.60%) vSphere
9 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.26%) vCloud
10 3 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.17%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 2 (0.17%) HDFS
11 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.086%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.086%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.086%) Xen
Systems Management
1 188 (16.15%) Kubernetes
2 138 (11.86%) Ansible
3 126 (10.82%) Puppet
4 114 (9.79%) Terraform
5 106 (9.11%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (4.04%) SCCM
7 25 (2.15%) SCOM
8 23 (1.98%) logstash
9 21 (1.80%) Salt
10 20 (1.72%) Nagios
11 18 (1.55%) Kibana
12 17 (1.46%) FortiGate
13 13 (1.12%) Mesos
13 13 (1.12%) Sysdig
14 9 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
15 7 (0.60%) Packer
16 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
16 6 (0.52%) NetBackup
17 5 (0.43%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 499 (42.87%) Microsoft
2 125 (10.74%) Google
3 108 (9.28%) Oracle
4 107 (9.19%) VMware
5 76 (6.53%) Splunk
6 61 (5.24%) Cisco
7 54 (4.64%) Red Hat
8 44 (3.78%) CheckPoint
9 39 (3.35%) AppDynamics
10 38 (3.26%) IBM
11 33 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (2.84%) Tableau
12 29 (2.49%) SAP
13 28 (2.41%) Charles River
13 28 (2.41%) Cognizant
14 25 (2.15%) Citrix
15 23 (1.98%) Atlassian
16 17 (1.46%) Sitecore
17 16 (1.37%) MuleSoft
18 15 (1.29%) Databricks