Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 125 166 197
Rank change year-on-year +41 +31 +41
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1,195 616 1,081
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.66% 2.08% 1.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.56% 5.11% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 830 418 790
10th Percentile £50,783 £48,750 £47,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £73,375 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.62% +4.82% -6.04%
75th Percentile £94,250 £90,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +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 21,487 12,044 19,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.78% 40.58% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14,283 10,018 16,514
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +56 179 £84,000 +17.89% 64
South London -22 19 £60,000 +4.35% 4
East London +8 11 £75,000 +1.01% 11
West London -26 11 £37,500 -55.88% 12
North London - 2 £110,000 -
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 830 (69.46%) Azure
2 625 (52.30%) IaaS
3 607 (50.79%) DevOps
4 555 (46.44%) AWS
5 545 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
6 510 (42.68%) SaaS
7 417 (34.90%) Kubernetes
8 387 (32.38%) Microsoft
9 337 (28.20%) Terraform
10 334 (27.95%) Docker
11 317 (26.53%) Python
12 310 (25.94%) Microservices
13 305 (25.52%) SQL
14 265 (22.18%) PowerShell
15 253 (21.17%) GCP
16 249 (20.84%) Social Skills
17 240 (20.08%) JavaScript
18 236 (19.75%) Finance
19 229 (19.16%) Java
20 221 (18.49%) C#
21 220 (18.41%) Serverless
22 216 (18.08%) .NET
23 210 (17.57%) React
24 200 (16.74%) Degree
25 195 (16.32%) Infrastructure as Code
26 182 (15.23%) Public Cloud
27 179 (14.98%) Cloud Native
28 174 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
29 170 (14.23%) SQL Server
30 163 (13.64%) Active Directory

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 99 (8.28%) SharePoint
2 52 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 42 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (2.76%) Apache Spark
5 28 (2.34%) IIS
6 25 (2.09%) Confluence
7 19 (1.59%) Apache
7 19 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (1.00%) Apache Airflow
9 11 (0.92%) Apache Solr
10 9 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.67%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.50%) Luigi
13 3 (0.25%) CMS
13 3 (0.25%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.25%) Mule
13 3 (0.25%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.92%) Chatbot
3 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 50 (4.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
3 10 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.75%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 6 (0.50%) Summit
6 5 (0.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 4 (0.33%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
9 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.084%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.084%) Infor SunSystems
10 1 (0.084%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 830 (69.46%) Azure
2 625 (52.30%) IaaS
3 555 (46.44%) AWS
4 510 (42.68%) SaaS
5 253 (21.17%) GCP
6 220 (18.41%) Serverless
7 148 (12.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 103 (8.62%) Microsoft 365
9 102 (8.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 101 (8.45%) Power Platform
11 98 (8.20%) Amazon EKS
12 90 (7.53%) Azure Service Bus
13 82 (6.86%) Azure Key Vault
14 74 (6.19%) GitHub
15 71 (5.94%) Azure Storage
16 65 (5.44%) Azure App Service
17 62 (5.19%) AWS Lambda
18 51 (4.27%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 51 (4.27%) OpenShift
19 50 (4.18%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 103 (8.62%) Firewall
2 49 (4.10%) VPN
3 44 (3.68%) DNS
4 41 (3.43%) Network Security
5 39 (3.26%) HTTP
6 34 (2.85%) TCP/IP
7 32 (2.68%) WAN
8 24 (2.01%) LAN
9 22 (1.84%) SAN
10 18 (1.51%) DHCP
11 14 (1.17%) SSL
12 12 (1.00%) VSAN
13 9 (0.75%) IPv4
13 9 (0.75%) SD-WAN
14 7 (0.59%) NAS
14 7 (0.59%) Software-Defined Networking
14 7 (0.59%) VoIP
15 6 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.42%) MPLS
17 4 (0.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 100 (8.37%) Azure SQL Database
3 87 (7.28%) Big Data
4 84 (7.03%) NoSQL
5 77 (6.44%) Power BI
6 64 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
7 52 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 45 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
9 44 (3.68%) Data Lake
9 44 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (3.35%) Redis
12 37 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
13 32 (2.68%) MongoDB
14 31 (2.59%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 30 (2.51%) MySQL
16 27 (2.26%) Tableau
17 25 (2.09%) RDBMS
18 22 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 159 (13.31%) Git (software)
2 107 (8.95%) Jenkins
3 62 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
4 59 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 53 (4.44%) GitLab
6 45 (3.77%) JIRA
7 37 (3.10%) TeamCity
8 29 (2.43%) Maven
9 27 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 21 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (1.76%) Gradle
11 16 (1.34%) Bitbucket
12 15 (1.26%) gulp
13 13 (1.09%) git-flow
13 13 (1.09%) Vagrant
14 12 (1.00%) Selenium
15 10 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
15 10 (0.84%) webpack
16 9 (0.75%) Postman
17 7 (0.59%) minitest
General
1 249 (20.84%) Social Skills
2 236 (19.75%) Finance
3 87 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (6.61%) Presentation Skills
5 77 (6.44%) Public Sector
6 58 (4.85%) Banking
7 53 (4.44%) Marketing
8 42 (3.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 38 (3.18%) Legal
10 26 (2.18%) Influencing Skills
10 26 (2.18%) Local Government
11 25 (2.09%) Games
12 24 (2.01%) Documentation Skills
13 18 (1.51%) Retail
14 16 (1.34%) Back Office
14 16 (1.34%) Law
15 15 (1.26%) Organisational Skills
16 12 (1.00%) Advertising
17 10 (0.84%) Wearables
18 7 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 351 (29.37%) Architect
2 198 (16.57%) Developer
3 140 (11.72%) Solutions Architect
4 132 (11.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 131 (10.96%) Cloud Architect
6 129 (10.79%) Azure Engineer
7 82 (6.86%) Azure Architect
8 79 (6.61%) Consultant
9 74 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
10 71 (5.94%) Azure Developer
11 61 (5.10%) C# Developer
12 60 (5.02%) Senior DevOps
13 59 (4.94%) Senior Developer
14 57 (4.77%) Software Engineer
15 51 (4.27%) Senior Architect
16 48 (4.02%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 47 (3.93%) AWS Engineer
18 44 (3.68%) AWS DevOps
18 44 (3.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 44 (3.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (18.08%) .NET
2 210 (17.57%) React
3 144 (12.05%) .NET Core
4 137 (11.46%) CSS
5 132 (11.05%) Web Services
6 107 (8.95%) Node.js
7 69 (5.77%) AngularJS
8 66 (5.52%) jQuery
9 65 (5.44%) .NET Framework
10 63 (5.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 63 (5.27%) REST
10 63 (5.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 60 (5.02%) Entity Framework
12 57 (4.77%) JSON
13 52 (4.35%) HTML
14 49 (4.10%) Kafka
15 47 (3.93%) Spring
15 47 (3.93%) XML
16 46 (3.85%) Spring Boot
16 46 (3.85%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 182 (15.23%) Public Cloud
2 179 (14.98%) Cloud Native
3 66 (5.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 64 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
5 62 (5.19%) Blog
6 59 (4.94%) N-Tier
7 58 (4.85%) Data Centre
8 40 (3.35%) User Experience
9 36 (3.01%) Management Information System
10 31 (2.59%) Legacy Systems
11 30 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
12 27 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (2.18%) NHS
14 22 (1.84%) Reinsurance
15 20 (1.67%) Private Cloud
16 18 (1.51%) Virtual Team
17 17 (1.42%) Data Structures
18 14 (1.17%) Algorithms
18 14 (1.17%) Clustering
19 13 (1.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 134 (11.21%) Windows
2 121 (10.13%) Linux
3 63 (5.27%) Windows Server
4 47 (3.93%) Unix
5 10 (0.84%) Data ONTAP
6 9 (0.75%) Windows Server 2019
7 8 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (0.50%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.42%) Android
10 3 (0.25%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.25%) Solaris
10 3 (0.25%) VMS
10 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.17%) Mesosphere
11 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.084%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (50.79%) DevOps
2 545 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
3 310 (25.94%) Microservices
4 195 (16.32%) Infrastructure as Code
5 174 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
6 140 (11.72%) Mentoring
7 139 (11.63%) Migration
8 136 (11.38%) Computer Science
8 136 (11.38%) Software Engineering
9 123 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
10 120 (10.04%) Test Automation
11 119 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
12 109 (9.12%) Deployment Automation
13 107 (8.95%) Analytics
14 106 (8.87%) Scrum
15 97 (8.12%) OO
15 97 (8.12%) Thought Leadership
16 88 (7.36%) SOA
17 86 (7.20%) TDD
18 83 (6.95%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 317 (26.53%) Python
2 305 (25.52%) SQL
3 265 (22.18%) PowerShell
4 240 (20.08%) JavaScript
5 229 (19.16%) Java
6 221 (18.49%) C#
7 84 (7.03%) Bash Shell
8 73 (6.11%) T-SQL
9 61 (5.10%) Ruby
10 57 (4.77%) TypeScript
11 54 (4.52%) Go
12 40 (3.35%) Groovy
13 29 (2.43%) PHP
13 29 (2.43%) Scala
14 27 (2.26%) ES6
15 23 (1.92%) Perl
16 21 (1.76%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.59%) Java 8
18 17 (1.42%) C++
19 15 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 200 (16.74%) Degree
2 97 (8.12%) Security Cleared
3 82 (6.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 82 (6.86%) SC Cleared
4 55 (4.60%) Oracle Certification
5 34 (2.85%) OCP
6 17 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 16 (1.34%) CISSP
8 15 (1.26%) Master's Degree
9 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (1.09%) PMP
11 11 (0.92%) CISA
12 10 (0.84%) CISM
13 9 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (0.67%) AWS Certification
14 8 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.59%) CCNA
16 5 (0.42%) CAPM
16 5 (0.42%) CEH
17 4 (0.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.76%) QA
2 25 (2.09%) SLA
3 23 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.00%) GDPR
5 12 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.84%) NIST
7 9 (0.75%) Accessibility
8 5 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.33%) GLBA
10 3 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.25%) GRC
10 3 (0.25%) PMO
11 2 (0.17%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.084%) COBIT
12 1 (0.084%) SOC 2
System Software
1 334 (27.95%) Docker
2 163 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 63 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (3.60%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (1.34%) vSphere
7 10 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.50%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.42%) Ceph
11 5 (0.42%) KVM
12 4 (0.33%) HDFS
12 4 (0.33%) XenApp
13 3 (0.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (0.25%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.17%) OpenAM
14 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 417 (34.90%) Kubernetes
2 337 (28.20%) Terraform
3 162 (13.56%) Ansible
4 131 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
5 88 (7.36%) Puppet
6 41 (3.43%) SCCM
7 33 (2.76%) Prometheus
8 29 (2.43%) Microsoft Intune
9 22 (1.84%) SCOM
10 18 (1.51%) Grafana
11 14 (1.17%) ZABBIX
12 11 (0.92%) Rancher
13 9 (0.75%) CFEngine
13 9 (0.75%) Nagios
13 9 (0.75%) Salt
13 9 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.59%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 7 (0.59%) Jamf Pro
15 6 (0.50%) Argo
15 6 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 387 (32.38%) Microsoft
2 134 (11.21%) Google
3 96 (8.03%) Oracle
4 92 (7.70%) VMware
5 50 (4.18%) IBM
6 46 (3.85%) Nintex
7 42 (3.51%) Databricks
8 40 (3.35%) Cisco
9 37 (3.10%) SAP
10 29 (2.43%) Red Hat
11 24 (2.01%) NetApp
12 19 (1.59%) Atlassian
13 16 (1.34%) Citrix
13 16 (1.34%) ServiceNow
14 12 (1.00%) Cloudera
14 12 (1.00%) Palo Alto
14 12 (1.00%) Splunk
15 11 (0.92%) MuleSoft
15 11 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.92%) Veeam