Period
to 30 November 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 30 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 152 132 212
Rank change year-on-year -20 +80 -5
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1,232 550 896
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.38% 2.54% 1.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.98% 5.68% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 907 411 647
10th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £120,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -3.70%

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 24,735 9,687 20,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.85% 44.74% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16,518 8,331 16,731
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 30 November 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 30 November 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 -44 158 £80,000 -3.03% 71
South London -11 37 £77,500 +40.91% 1
West London -64 21 £76,250 -23.75% 12
East London -12 20 £82,500 +11.11% 13
North London - 5 £150,000 - 3
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 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.

1 834 (67.69%) Azure
2 655 (53.17%) IaaS
3 551 (44.72%) SaaS
4 530 (43.02%) DevOps
5 495 (40.18%) AWS
6 465 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
7 402 (32.63%) Kubernetes
8 366 (29.71%) Microsoft
9 336 (27.27%) Python
10 305 (24.76%) Docker
11 281 (22.81%) Social Skills
12 272 (22.08%) SQL
13 265 (21.51%) Terraform
14 264 (21.43%) GCP
15 258 (20.94%) Microservices
16 251 (20.37%) PowerShell
17 236 (19.16%) Finance
18 225 (18.26%) Java
19 221 (17.94%) Public Cloud
20 209 (16.96%) JavaScript
21 201 (16.31%) Cloud Native
22 185 (15.02%) Serverless
23 175 (14.20%) Infrastructure as Code
24 174 (14.12%) Ansible
25 159 (12.91%) Degree
26 154 (12.50%) Migration
26 154 (12.50%) C#
27 153 (12.42%) React
27 153 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
28 152 (12.34%) Git (software)

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 59 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 46 (3.73%) IIS
3 39 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 35 (2.84%) Apache Spark
4 35 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (2.11%) Confluence
6 23 (1.87%) Apache
6 23 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (1.38%) Camunda
8 11 (0.89%) Apache Airflow
9 9 (0.73%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.65%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.65%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.65%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.57%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.49%) Luigi
13 4 (0.32%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.24%) CMS
14 3 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.41%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.081%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.73%) Magento
4 8 (0.65%) Sentinel
5 7 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.41%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.16%) SAP MDG
9 2 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.081%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.081%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.081%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.081%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.081%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.081%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 834 (67.69%) Azure
2 655 (53.17%) IaaS
3 551 (44.72%) SaaS
4 495 (40.18%) AWS
5 264 (21.43%) GCP
6 185 (15.02%) Serverless
7 97 (7.87%) Microsoft 365
8 81 (6.57%) Azure Active Directory
9 72 (5.84%) GitHub
9 72 (5.84%) Power Platform
10 71 (5.76%) Amazon EKS
10 71 (5.76%) OpenShift
11 57 (4.63%) Azure Service Bus
12 55 (4.46%) AWS CloudFormation
13 53 (4.30%) Azure Data Factory
14 48 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
15 40 (3.25%) Azure Functions
16 35 (2.84%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 35 (2.84%) Azure Key Vault
17 28 (2.27%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (8.12%) Firewall
2 75 (6.09%) VPN
3 48 (3.90%) Network Security
4 41 (3.33%) HTTP
5 34 (2.76%) WAN
6 30 (2.44%) DNS
7 24 (1.95%) LAN
7 24 (1.95%) SAN
7 24 (1.95%) TCP/IP
8 17 (1.38%) SD-WAN
9 15 (1.22%) Cisco ISE
9 15 (1.22%) DHCP
9 15 (1.22%) DKIM
9 15 (1.22%) DMARC
9 15 (1.22%) VSAN
10 11 (0.89%) Broadband
11 9 (0.73%) MPLS
12 7 (0.57%) NetScaler
13 6 (0.49%) Bluetooth
13 6 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 136 (11.04%) Big Data
3 86 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
4 84 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 68 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (4.87%) Power BI
7 56 (4.55%) Redis
8 53 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (3.65%) Data Lake
10 44 (3.57%) Relational Database
11 32 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (2.52%) MongoDB
13 30 (2.44%) Hadoop
13 30 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 29 (2.35%) Tableau
15 26 (2.11%) MySQL
16 22 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (1.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 17 (1.38%) RDBMS
19 15 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 152 (12.34%) Git (software)
2 119 (9.66%) Jenkins
3 73 (5.93%) TeamCity
4 69 (5.60%) GitLab
5 55 (4.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 52 (4.22%) JIRA
7 24 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (1.95%) Bitbucket
8 22 (1.79%) Maven
9 21 (1.70%) Gradle
9 21 (1.70%) Vagrant
10 19 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
11 15 (1.22%) git-flow
12 14 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (0.97%) Jasmine
13 12 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
13 12 (0.97%) Mocha
13 12 (0.97%) Protractor
13 12 (0.97%) Sinon.JS
13 12 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 281 (22.81%) Social Skills
2 236 (19.16%) Finance
3 76 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (4.79%) Marketing
5 54 (4.38%) Banking
6 42 (3.41%) Presentation Skills
7 38 (3.08%) Games
8 33 (2.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 28 (2.27%) Public Sector
10 26 (2.11%) Retail
11 21 (1.70%) Legal
12 19 (1.54%) Law
13 17 (1.38%) Back Office
14 16 (1.30%) Telecoms
15 14 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
16 13 (1.06%) Influencing Skills
17 12 (0.97%) Advertising
18 10 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
19 9 (0.73%) Private Banking
20 8 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 451 (36.61%) Architect
2 175 (14.20%) Solutions Architect
3 161 (13.07%) Developer
4 151 (12.26%) Cloud Architect
5 119 (9.66%) Azure Architect
6 108 (8.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 106 (8.60%) Azure Engineer
8 62 (5.03%) Consultant
9 60 (4.87%) Cloud Engineer
10 58 (4.71%) Senior Architect
11 50 (4.06%) Software Engineer
12 40 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 38 (3.08%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 38 (3.08%) Senior DevOps
14 37 (3.00%) AWS Engineer
15 35 (2.84%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 35 (2.84%) Senior Developer
15 35 (2.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 35 (2.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 34 (2.76%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (12.42%) React
2 144 (11.69%) .NET
3 105 (8.52%) Node.js
4 91 (7.39%) ARM Templates
5 85 (6.90%) CSS
6 78 (6.33%) .NET Core
7 67 (5.44%) Web Services
8 60 (4.87%) Spring
9 59 (4.79%) HTML
10 57 (4.63%) RESTful
11 53 (4.30%) Spring Boot
12 52 (4.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 51 (4.14%) REST
14 50 (4.06%) Kafka
15 49 (3.98%) JSON
16 41 (3.33%) XML
17 39 (3.17%) Vue.js
18 38 (3.08%) jQuery
19 37 (3.00%) .NET Framework
20 34 (2.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 221 (17.94%) Public Cloud
2 201 (16.31%) Cloud Native
3 95 (7.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 53 (4.30%) User Experience
5 52 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
6 51 (4.14%) Data Centre
6 51 (4.14%) Management Information System
7 35 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (2.52%) Blog
8 31 (2.52%) Virtual Team
9 27 (2.19%) N-Tier
9 27 (2.19%) Private Cloud
10 21 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
11 20 (1.62%) Mobile App
12 19 (1.54%) Replication
13 14 (1.14%) CMDB
14 12 (0.97%) PKI
15 11 (0.89%) Social Media
16 10 (0.81%) Derivative
17 9 (0.73%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 136 (11.04%) Windows
2 124 (10.06%) Linux
3 69 (5.60%) Unix
3 69 (5.60%) Windows Server
4 24 (1.95%) VMS
5 15 (1.22%) Windows 10
6 9 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
8 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.41%) Android
9 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.32%) Debian
10 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.32%) Mesosphere
11 2 (0.16%) CentOS
11 2 (0.16%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.16%) Solaris
11 2 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 530 (43.02%) DevOps
2 465 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (20.94%) Microservices
4 175 (14.20%) Infrastructure as Code
5 154 (12.50%) Migration
6 153 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
7 142 (11.53%) Continuous Integration
8 141 (11.44%) Computer Science
9 131 (10.63%) Analytics
9 131 (10.63%) Software Engineering
10 124 (10.06%) Test Automation
11 121 (9.82%) Scrum
12 100 (8.12%) Configuration Management
13 98 (7.95%) Mentoring
14 89 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
15 87 (7.06%) Deployment Automation
16 85 (6.90%) Presales
17 83 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
18 80 (6.49%) Full Stack Development
19 77 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 336 (27.27%) Python
2 272 (22.08%) SQL
3 251 (20.37%) PowerShell
4 225 (18.26%) Java
5 209 (16.96%) JavaScript
6 154 (12.50%) C#
7 119 (9.66%) Bash Shell
8 79 (6.41%) Ruby
9 74 (6.01%) Go
10 59 (4.79%) TypeScript
11 39 (3.17%) Groovy
12 38 (3.08%) PHP
13 37 (3.00%) T-SQL
14 32 (2.60%) Scala
15 27 (2.19%) C
15 27 (2.19%) C++
16 23 (1.87%) Perl
17 17 (1.38%) R
18 15 (1.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 12 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (12.91%) Degree
2 62 (5.03%) Security Cleared
3 59 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 47 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 31 (2.52%) Oracle Certification
7 27 (2.19%) OCP
8 21 (1.70%) CISSP
9 15 (1.22%) Master's Degree
10 12 (0.97%) MCSE
11 10 (0.81%) PMP
12 9 (0.73%) AWS Certification
12 9 (0.73%) GIAC
12 9 (0.73%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.73%) SANS
13 8 (0.65%) CISM
14 7 (0.57%) CEH
14 7 (0.57%) CompTIA Security+
15 6 (0.49%) CAPM
16 4 (0.32%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.68%) QA
2 26 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.87%) NIST
4 21 (1.70%) GDPR
5 18 (1.46%) SLA
6 16 (1.30%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.97%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.41%) ISO 22301
10 4 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.24%) ITGC
12 2 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.16%) GLBA
12 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.16%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.16%) PMO
13 1 (0.081%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.081%) GRC
13 1 (0.081%) HIPAA
System Software
1 305 (24.76%) Docker
2 149 (12.09%) Active Directory
3 50 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 15 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (1.14%) Firmware
9 13 (1.06%) vSphere
10 7 (0.57%) KVM
10 7 (0.57%) VMware NSX
11 6 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.49%) Ceph
12 5 (0.41%) vCloud
13 4 (0.32%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.16%) XenApp
15 1 (0.081%) Cronacle
15 1 (0.081%) Xen
Systems Management
1 402 (32.63%) Kubernetes
2 265 (21.51%) Terraform
3 174 (14.12%) Ansible
4 117 (9.50%) Puppet
5 110 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (5.19%) SCCM
7 36 (2.92%) Microsoft Intune
8 34 (2.76%) Prometheus
9 26 (2.11%) Grafana
10 15 (1.22%) CASB
11 13 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
11 13 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
12 12 (0.97%) Nagios
12 12 (0.97%) Salt
13 11 (0.89%) Packer
14 9 (0.73%) ITRS Geneos
15 8 (0.65%) CFEngine
15 8 (0.65%) ZABBIX
16 6 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
16 6 (0.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 366 (29.71%) Microsoft
2 127 (10.31%) Google
3 103 (8.36%) Oracle
4 86 (6.98%) VMware
5 59 (4.79%) Cisco
6 52 (4.22%) SAP
7 49 (3.98%) Red Hat
8 48 (3.90%) IBM
9 44 (3.57%) Databricks
10 21 (1.70%) ServiceNow
11 19 (1.54%) Citrix
12 16 (1.30%) Proofpoint
13 15 (1.22%) Darktrace
14 14 (1.14%) Cloudera
14 14 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (1.06%) Cognizant
16 12 (0.97%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.97%) Veeam
17 10 (0.81%) MuleSoft
17 10 (0.81%) NetApp