Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 191 223
Rank change year-on-year -7 +32 +189
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 868 1,146 1,137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.82% 1.87% 1.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.73% 6.07% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 658 823 946
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £71,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +9.23%
10th Percentile £47,188 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% +13.04%

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 18,344 18,895 18,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 38.52% 30.80% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14,918 15,359 15,070
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 +18 167 £72,500 -3.33% 32
South London +25 24 £57,500 -17.86% 2
East London +17 15 £79,500 +22.31% 2
West London -9 6 £85,000 +21.43% 7
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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.

1 608 (70.05%) Azure
2 454 (52.30%) IaaS
3 392 (45.16%) AWS
4 371 (42.74%) DevOps
5 327 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
6 325 (37.44%) Microsoft
6 325 (37.44%) SaaS
7 223 (25.69%) SQL
8 185 (21.31%) Finance
9 170 (19.59%) Microservices
10 165 (19.01%) .NET
11 161 (18.55%) PowerShell
12 158 (18.20%) Docker
13 155 (17.86%) Windows
14 154 (17.74%) Kubernetes
15 149 (17.17%) Linux
16 148 (17.05%) Migration
17 147 (16.94%) C#
18 144 (16.59%) GCP
19 143 (16.47%) Terraform
20 135 (15.55%) Python
21 129 (14.86%) Ansible
22 123 (14.17%) SQL Server
22 123 (14.17%) TDD
23 122 (14.06%) Serverless
24 120 (13.82%) Public Cloud
25 118 (13.59%) Office 365
26 117 (13.48%) Google
27 116 (13.36%) JavaScript
28 115 (13.25%) 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 59 (6.80%) Cloud Foundry
2 48 (5.53%) IIS
3 39 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 29 (3.34%) Apache Spark
5 22 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.42%) Skype for Business
6 21 (2.42%) WebLogic
7 17 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 16 (1.84%) Apache
8 16 (1.84%) Confluence
9 13 (1.50%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.27%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
12 9 (1.04%) CMS
12 9 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (1.04%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.92%) nginx
14 7 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.27%) Chatbot
3 10 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.92%) Gliffy
5 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.04%) HFM
1 9 (1.04%) Oracle FAH
2 8 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.58%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.46%) Actimize
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.35%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 608 (70.05%) Azure
2 454 (52.30%) IaaS
3 392 (45.16%) AWS
4 325 (37.44%) SaaS
5 144 (16.59%) GCP
6 122 (14.06%) Serverless
7 118 (13.59%) Office 365
8 64 (7.37%) Power Platform
9 58 (6.68%) Azure Active Directory
10 55 (6.34%) Azure Data Factory
11 48 (5.53%) OpenShift
12 46 (5.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 45 (5.18%) Azure Functions
14 41 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
15 21 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
16 19 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 19 (2.19%) Azure Stack
17 18 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
17 18 (2.07%) Data Lake Analytics
17 18 (2.07%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 80 (9.22%) Firewall
2 33 (3.80%) SAN
3 28 (3.23%) Network Security
4 25 (2.88%) TCP/IP
5 22 (2.53%) VPN
6 20 (2.30%) Internet
7 19 (2.19%) DNS
8 18 (2.07%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (1.96%) Skype
10 16 (1.84%) iSCSI
11 15 (1.73%) VoIP
12 13 (1.50%) LAN
13 11 (1.27%) SSL
14 10 (1.15%) IPsec
14 10 (1.15%) SSH
15 8 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
15 8 (0.92%) HTTP
15 8 (0.92%) WAN
15 8 (0.92%) Wireless
16 6 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 97 (11.18%) Azure SQL Database
3 71 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (6.91%) Power BI
5 50 (5.76%) Cosmos DB
6 46 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (4.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 42 (4.84%) Data Lake
9 38 (4.38%) Big Data
10 37 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (3.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 28 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (2.42%) Redis
14 18 (2.07%) Hadoop
14 18 (2.07%) MySQL
14 18 (2.07%) PolyBase
14 18 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (1.73%) NoSQL
16 14 (1.61%) MongoDB
17 12 (1.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 72 (8.29%) Jenkins
2 63 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 34 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 30 (3.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 29 (3.34%) Maven
6 27 (3.11%) JIRA
7 21 (2.42%) JUnit
8 19 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (2.19%) Visual Studio
9 17 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 15 (1.73%) Selenium
11 14 (1.61%) gulp
11 14 (1.61%) Mockito
12 13 (1.50%) Bitbucket
13 12 (1.38%) Gradle
13 12 (1.38%) Moq
13 12 (1.38%) NUnit
13 12 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (1.04%) Liquibase
General
1 185 (21.31%) Finance
2 44 (5.07%) Retail
3 35 (4.03%) Banking
4 31 (3.57%) Back Office
5 26 (3.00%) Legal
6 21 (2.42%) Games
6 21 (2.42%) Law
7 19 (2.19%) Public Sector
8 14 (1.61%) Publishing
9 13 (1.50%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.46%) Billing
10 4 (0.46%) Marketing
10 4 (0.46%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.35%) Advertising
11 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.35%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.23%) Front Office
12 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 276 (31.80%) Architect
2 125 (14.40%) Developer
3 122 (14.06%) Solutions Architect
4 108 (12.44%) Consultant
5 82 (9.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 73 (8.41%) Cloud Architect
7 69 (7.95%) Azure Architect
8 47 (5.41%) Azure Consultant
9 46 (5.30%) .NET Developer
10 44 (5.07%) C# Developer
10 44 (5.07%) Cloud Engineer
11 42 (4.84%) Azure Developer
12 37 (4.26%) Azure Engineer
13 36 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 34 (3.92%) Technical Architect
15 33 (3.80%) AWS Architect
15 33 (3.80%) Senior Architect
16 31 (3.57%) Data Engineer
17 30 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
18 27 (3.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (19.01%) .NET
2 76 (8.76%) CSS
3 72 (8.29%) HTML
4 68 (7.83%) Web Services
5 53 (6.11%) AngularJS
5 53 (6.11%) React
6 50 (5.76%) .NET Core
7 47 (5.41%) REST
8 42 (4.84%) OAuth
9 41 (4.72%) Spring
10 32 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (3.46%) Entity Framework
12 28 (3.23%) SOAP
12 28 (3.23%) Spring Boot
13 27 (3.11%) Middleware
14 26 (3.00%) .NET Framework
15 25 (2.88%) ASP.NET
15 25 (2.88%) Node.js
16 24 (2.76%) Elastic Stack
16 24 (2.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 120 (13.82%) Public Cloud
2 104 (11.98%) Cloud Native
3 89 (10.25%) Data Centre
4 63 (7.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 53 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (5.41%) Mobile App
7 45 (5.18%) User Experience
8 37 (4.26%) Management Information System
9 29 (3.34%) Greenfield Project
10 25 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
11 21 (2.42%) Virtual Team
12 19 (2.19%) Private Cloud
13 17 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (1.73%) Blog
15 13 (1.50%) Client/Server
15 13 (1.50%) Life Science
15 13 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 12 (1.38%) N-Tier
16 12 (1.38%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 155 (17.86%) Windows
2 149 (17.17%) Linux
3 67 (7.72%) Windows Server
4 35 (4.03%) Windows 10
5 24 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (2.53%) Windows Server 2016
7 14 (1.61%) Unix
7 14 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.27%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (0.69%) CentOS
11 4 (0.46%) Android
11 4 (0.46%) Solaris
12 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (42.74%) DevOps
2 327 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (19.59%) Microservices
4 148 (17.05%) Migration
5 123 (14.17%) TDD
6 92 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
8 85 (9.79%) Analytics
9 83 (9.56%) Artificial Intelligence
9 83 (9.56%) Scrum
10 81 (9.33%) Infrastructure as Code
11 75 (8.64%) Fintech
12 73 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
13 69 (7.95%) Presales
14 67 (7.72%) Thought Leadership
15 66 (7.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 66 (7.60%) Mentoring
15 66 (7.60%) Technical Leadership
16 63 (7.26%) Configuration Management
16 63 (7.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 223 (25.69%) SQL
2 161 (18.55%) PowerShell
3 147 (16.94%) C#
4 135 (15.55%) Python
5 116 (13.36%) JavaScript
6 114 (13.13%) Java
7 61 (7.03%) Bash Shell
8 57 (6.57%) Ruby
9 45 (5.18%) Go
10 26 (3.00%) Perl
11 23 (2.65%) T-SQL
12 20 (2.30%) Java 8
13 18 (2.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 18 (2.07%) U-SQL
14 17 (1.96%) Shell Script
15 16 (1.84%) Groovy
16 13 (1.50%) C++
17 12 (1.38%) C
17 12 (1.38%) PHP
18 9 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (7.26%) Degree
2 39 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (2.88%) AWS Certification
4 25 (2.88%) CISSP
5 19 (2.19%) CISM
6 16 (1.84%) MCSA
7 12 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 12 (1.38%) TOGAF Certification
8 11 (1.27%) MCSE
9 8 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.81%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.69%) CCNA
12 5 (0.58%) MCITP
13 4 (0.46%) CISA
13 4 (0.46%) MBA
14 3 (0.35%) CCNP
14 3 (0.35%) MCP
14 3 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.92%) QA
2 20 (2.30%) NIST
3 17 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.92%) NCSC
5 5 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (0.58%) NIST 800
5 5 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.46%) ISO 20022
6 4 (0.46%) PSD2
6 4 (0.46%) SEPA
7 3 (0.35%) GDPR
8 2 (0.23%) SLA
9 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 158 (18.20%) Docker
2 115 (13.25%) Active Directory
3 64 (7.37%) Hyper-V
4 47 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (1.38%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.92%) Xen
9 7 (0.81%) vSphere
10 5 (0.58%) LXC
11 4 (0.46%) HDFS
12 3 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.35%) KVM
12 3 (0.35%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.35%) XenApp
13 2 (0.23%) vCloud
14 1 (0.12%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
14 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 154 (17.74%) Kubernetes
2 143 (16.47%) Terraform
3 129 (14.86%) Ansible
4 96 (11.06%) Puppet
5 92 (10.60%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (8.18%) SCCM
7 38 (4.38%) Microsoft Intune
8 14 (1.61%) SCVMM
9 12 (1.38%) Backup Exec
10 10 (1.15%) Packer
10 10 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (1.15%) ZABBIX
11 9 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
12 7 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 7 (0.81%) Grafana
13 6 (0.69%) Consul
13 6 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.69%) Nagios
13 6 (0.69%) SCOM
13 6 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 325 (37.44%) Microsoft
2 117 (13.48%) Google
3 94 (10.83%) VMware
4 78 (8.99%) Oracle
5 40 (4.61%) IBM
6 38 (4.38%) Salesforce.com
7 36 (4.15%) SAP
8 34 (3.92%) Cisco
9 31 (3.57%) HP
10 29 (3.34%) Tableau
11 28 (3.23%) Databricks
12 27 (3.11%) Red Hat
13 26 (3.00%) Splunk
14 23 (2.65%) Citrix
15 15 (1.73%) Dell
16 13 (1.50%) Avaya
16 13 (1.50%) F5
16 13 (1.50%) TIBCO
16 13 (1.50%) Veeam
17 12 (1.38%) EqualLogic