Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 272 383
Rank change year-on-year +79 +111 +230
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1,203 945 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.81% 1.27% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.53% 5.95% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 839 762 493
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £97,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 18,420 15,892 11,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.68% 21.40% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14,887 13,291 10,003
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 +25 166 £72,500 - 36
West London -1 24 £50,000 -16.67% 11
East London +10 11 £61,500 +29.47% 5
South London +5 11 £50,000 -18.37% 5
North London - 9 £55,000 - 1
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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.

1 751 (62.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 535 (44.47%) Amazon AWS
3 532 (44.22%) IaaS
4 516 (42.89%) SaaS
5 497 (41.31%) Microsoft
6 470 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
7 449 (37.32%) DevOps
8 317 (26.35%) Java
9 280 (23.28%) Microservices
10 278 (23.11%) SQL
11 246 (20.45%) Docker
12 217 (18.04%) Kubernetes
13 208 (17.29%) Finance
14 196 (16.29%) Google
15 183 (15.21%) Google Cloud Platform
16 182 (15.13%) Scrum
17 181 (15.05%) Windows
18 177 (14.71%) .NET
19 176 (14.63%) Linux
20 173 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
21 172 (14.30%) Python
21 172 (14.30%) Oracle
22 171 (14.21%) SQL Server
23 170 (14.13%) Public Cloud
24 166 (13.80%) PowerShell
25 162 (13.47%) Active Directory
26 156 (12.97%) Degree
27 143 (11.89%) C#
28 140 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
29 139 (11.55%) 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
1 107 (8.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 70 (5.82%) WebLogic
3 61 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 51 (4.24%) WebSphere
5 39 (3.24%) MS Exchange
6 33 (2.74%) Confluence
7 31 (2.58%) Mule
8 28 (2.33%) IIS
9 27 (2.24%) Apache Spark
10 26 (2.16%) SharePoint
11 24 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 21 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (1.41%) OpenStack
14 15 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (1.00%) Apache
15 12 (1.00%) SAS
16 11 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.75%) Apache Solr
18 7 (0.58%) IBM Notes
18 7 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.50%) Chatbot
3 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.17%) Maya
5 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) Snapchat
6 1 (0.083%) HipChat
6 1 (0.083%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (1.08%) thinkFolio
3 12 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.25%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.083%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.083%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.083%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.083%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.083%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 751 (62.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 535 (44.47%) Amazon AWS
3 532 (44.22%) IaaS
4 516 (42.89%) SaaS
5 183 (15.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 128 (10.64%) OpenShift
7 118 (9.81%) Serverless
8 93 (7.73%) IBM Cloud
9 89 (7.40%) Office 365
10 54 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
11 49 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
12 47 (3.91%) Azure Data Factory
13 41 (3.41%) GitHub
14 38 (3.16%) Amazon S3
15 34 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
15 34 (2.83%) Data Lake Analytics
16 29 (2.41%) Apigee
17 28 (2.33%) Slack
18 25 (2.08%) Oracle CX
19 24 (2.00%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 97 (8.06%) Firewall
2 78 (6.48%) DNS
3 41 (3.41%) VPN
4 33 (2.74%) SAN
5 30 (2.49%) LAN
6 28 (2.33%) Internet
7 26 (2.16%) TCP/IP
7 26 (2.16%) Unified Communications
8 25 (2.08%) DHCP
9 22 (1.83%) WAN
10 19 (1.58%) NAS
10 19 (1.58%) SSL
11 15 (1.25%) VLAN
11 15 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (0.91%) Network Security
13 10 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (0.75%) MPLS
15 8 (0.67%) VSAN
15 8 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 108 (8.98%) Azure SQL Database
3 94 (7.81%) Power BI
4 89 (7.40%) Big Data
5 85 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (5.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 61 (5.07%) NoSQL
7 61 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 60 (4.99%) Data Lake
9 58 (4.82%) Amazon RDS
9 58 (4.82%) MongoDB
10 57 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 55 (4.57%) Cosmos DB
12 53 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 53 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 35 (2.91%) Relational Database
14 28 (2.33%) Hadoop
14 28 (2.33%) Oracle Database
15 23 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (1.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 139 (11.55%) Git (software)
2 138 (11.47%) Jenkins
3 75 (6.23%) JIRA
4 63 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 60 (4.99%) Visual Studio Team System
6 44 (3.66%) Maven
7 42 (3.49%) TeamCity
8 41 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
9 40 (3.33%) Visual Studio
10 28 (2.33%) SonarQube
11 27 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
12 18 (1.50%) Selenium
13 15 (1.25%) GitLab
14 11 (0.91%) Cucumber
15 10 (0.83%) CircleCI
15 10 (0.83%) Vagrant
16 9 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (0.75%) ER Studio
16 9 (0.75%) ERwin
17 8 (0.67%) JUnit
General
1 208 (17.29%) Finance
2 68 (5.65%) Banking
3 58 (4.82%) Retail
4 46 (3.82%) Marketing
5 34 (2.83%) Games
6 21 (1.75%) Advertising
7 13 (1.08%) Publishing
8 11 (0.91%) Investment Banking
8 11 (0.91%) Legal
9 10 (0.83%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.67%) Local Government
10 8 (0.67%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.58%) Back Office
11 7 (0.58%) French Language
11 7 (0.58%) German Language
12 6 (0.50%) Automotive
12 6 (0.50%) Billing
13 5 (0.42%) Dutch Language
13 5 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 434 (36.08%) Architect
2 242 (20.12%) Cloud Architect
3 175 (14.55%) Developer
4 157 (13.05%) Azure Architect
5 149 (12.39%) Consultant
6 140 (11.64%) Solutions Architect
7 84 (6.98%) AWS Architect
8 69 (5.74%) DevOps Engineer
9 59 (4.90%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 57 (4.74%) Java Developer
10 57 (4.74%) Technical Architect
11 52 (4.32%) Software Engineer
12 47 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 47 (3.91%) Java Architect
12 47 (3.91%) Senior Architect
13 45 (3.74%) Azure Consultant
14 43 (3.57%) Senior Developer
15 42 (3.49%) Cloud Engineer
16 40 (3.33%) Cloud Native Architect
17 39 (3.24%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (14.71%) .NET
2 131 (10.89%) Spring
3 123 (10.22%) Spring Boot
4 109 (9.06%) REST
5 90 (7.48%) Web Services
6 86 (7.15%) React
7 85 (7.07%) HTML
8 78 (6.48%) JSON
9 75 (6.23%) Java EE
10 71 (5.90%) Node.js
11 67 (5.57%) SOAP
12 64 (5.32%) Kafka
13 62 (5.15%) AngularJS
14 58 (4.82%) CSS
15 45 (3.74%) Redux
16 43 (3.57%) Spring Cloud
17 42 (3.49%) .NET Core
18 32 (2.66%) ASP.NET
19 30 (2.49%) Middleware
20 29 (2.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 170 (14.13%) Public Cloud
2 119 (9.89%) Hybrid Cloud
3 117 (9.73%) Cloud Native
4 74 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (5.57%) Data Centre
6 60 (4.99%) Fintech
7 59 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
8 58 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
9 49 (4.07%) User Experience
10 42 (3.49%) Blog
11 35 (2.91%) Mobile App
12 32 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
13 30 (2.49%) Management Information System
14 26 (2.16%) Private Cloud
14 26 (2.16%) Virtual Team
15 16 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
16 15 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (1.16%) PKI
18 13 (1.08%) Derivative
18 13 (1.08%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 181 (15.05%) Windows
2 176 (14.63%) Linux
3 68 (5.65%) Unix
4 47 (3.91%) Windows Server
5 25 (2.08%) Windows 10
6 19 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.50%) Windows 7
8 16 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 14 (1.16%) DC/OS
11 12 (1.00%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.83%) Android
12 10 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.83%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.83%) Windows Vista
12 10 (0.83%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (37.32%) DevOps
3 280 (23.28%) Microservices
4 182 (15.13%) Scrum
5 173 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
6 140 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
7 137 (11.39%) Analytics
8 124 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
9 122 (10.14%) Migration
10 120 (9.98%) Presales
11 116 (9.64%) Test Automation
12 115 (9.56%) Software Engineering
13 110 (9.14%) Project Management
14 109 (9.06%) Thought Leadership
15 104 (8.65%) SOA
16 101 (8.40%) Open Source
17 99 (8.23%) TDD
18 96 (7.98%) User Stories
19 93 (7.73%) Mentoring
20 92 (7.65%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 317 (26.35%) Java
2 278 (23.11%) SQL
3 172 (14.30%) Python
4 166 (13.80%) PowerShell
5 143 (11.89%) C#
6 96 (7.98%) JavaScript
7 59 (4.90%) Ruby
8 47 (3.91%) Go
9 46 (3.82%) Bash Shell
10 28 (2.33%) R
10 28 (2.33%) Scala
11 25 (2.08%) Java 8
11 25 (2.08%) Shell Script
12 24 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 21 (1.75%) C++
14 20 (1.66%) PHP
15 19 (1.58%) C
15 19 (1.58%) Perl
16 18 (1.50%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.25%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 156 (12.97%) Degree
2 60 (4.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (2.83%) AWS Certification
3 34 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (2.74%) Master's Degree
5 25 (2.08%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.91%) MCSE
7 18 (1.50%) MCSA
8 17 (1.41%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (1.25%) TOGAF Certification
11 8 (0.67%) ISACA
12 7 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.58%) CISSP
12 7 (0.58%) MBA
13 6 (0.50%) CCNP
14 5 (0.42%) CISM
14 5 (0.42%) OCP
14 5 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.16%) QA
2 21 (1.75%) COBIT
3 20 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.16%) GDPR
5 12 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.00%) SLA
6 7 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.25%) PMO
9 1 (0.083%) PSD2
System Software
1 246 (20.45%) Docker
2 162 (13.47%) Active Directory
3 79 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (4.99%) Hyper-V
5 22 (1.83%) XenApp
6 20 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.83%) vSphere
8 9 (0.75%) VMware NSX
8 9 (0.75%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.25%) vCloud
9 3 (0.25%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.25%) Xen
10 2 (0.17%) KVM
10 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.083%) oVirt
11 1 (0.083%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 217 (18.04%) Kubernetes
2 110 (9.14%) Puppet
3 104 (8.65%) Ansible
4 97 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (6.82%) Terraform
6 25 (2.08%) SCCM
7 24 (2.00%) Mesos
8 19 (1.58%) Rancher
9 18 (1.50%) Automic
10 16 (1.33%) SCOM
11 15 (1.25%) SCVMM
12 14 (1.16%) Nagios
12 14 (1.16%) Salt
12 14 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
13 13 (1.08%) Sysdig
14 11 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
14 11 (0.91%) Packer
15 10 (0.83%) SCOrch
15 10 (0.83%) vRealize
16 7 (0.58%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 497 (41.31%) Microsoft
2 196 (16.29%) Google
3 172 (14.30%) Oracle
4 116 (9.64%) Red Hat
4 116 (9.64%) VMware
5 88 (7.32%) IBM
6 68 (5.65%) SAP
7 54 (4.49%) Cisco
8 42 (3.49%) Splunk
9 36 (2.99%) Telerik
10 30 (2.49%) Citrix
11 29 (2.41%) AppDynamics
11 29 (2.41%) Cadence
12 25 (2.08%) SaltStack
13 22 (1.83%) Axway
13 22 (1.83%) TIBCO
14 19 (1.58%) CheckPoint
15 16 (1.33%) Cognizant
15 16 (1.33%) Databricks
15 16 (1.33%) Tableau