Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 287 382
Rank change year-on-year +66 +95 +193
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1,146 898 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.68% 1.20% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.29% 5.95% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 814 735 538
London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.89% +1.92%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £107,500 £96,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +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 18,221 15,090 11,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 26.78% 20.22% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14,706 12,443 9,878
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,880 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +7.29%

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 October 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 23 October 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 +40 199 £75,000 +15.38% 48
West London -1 22 £50,000 -18.37% 17
East London +9 13 £70,000 +47.37% 6
North London +17 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South London +13 10 £50,000 -18.37% 3
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 718 (62.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 540 (47.12%) Amazon AWS
3 506 (44.15%) IaaS
4 484 (42.23%) SaaS
5 476 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
6 442 (38.57%) DevOps
7 423 (36.91%) Microsoft
8 326 (28.45%) Java
9 278 (24.26%) Microservices
10 253 (22.08%) SQL
11 250 (21.82%) Docker
12 217 (18.94%) Kubernetes
12 217 (18.94%) Finance
13 202 (17.63%) Scrum
14 199 (17.36%) Google
15 182 (15.88%) Google Cloud Platform
16 175 (15.27%) Python
17 174 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
18 172 (15.01%) .NET
19 170 (14.83%) Degree
20 165 (14.40%) SQL Server
21 164 (14.31%) Linux
22 158 (13.79%) C#
23 156 (13.61%) Public Cloud
24 153 (13.35%) Windows
25 150 (13.09%) Spring
26 142 (12.39%) Oracle
27 141 (12.30%) Jenkins
28 138 (12.04%) Spring Boot
28 138 (12.04%) 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
1 125 (10.91%) Cloud Foundry
2 76 (6.63%) Tomcat
2 76 (6.63%) WebLogic
3 62 (5.41%) WebSphere
4 39 (3.40%) Confluence
5 37 (3.23%) Mule
6 36 (3.14%) MS Exchange
7 28 (2.44%) IIS
8 27 (2.36%) SharePoint
9 24 (2.09%) Apache Spark
10 23 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
11 22 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
11 22 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 19 (1.66%) OpenStack
13 17 (1.48%) Apache
14 12 (1.05%) Apache Solr
15 10 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (0.70%) CMS
16 8 (0.70%) Skype for Business
17 7 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.05%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.17%) Maya
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.17%) Snapchat
5 1 (0.087%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 16 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.26%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.087%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.087%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.087%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.087%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 718 (62.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 540 (47.12%) Amazon AWS
3 506 (44.15%) IaaS
4 484 (42.23%) SaaS
5 182 (15.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 131 (11.43%) OpenShift
7 116 (10.12%) Serverless
8 105 (9.16%) IBM Cloud
9 74 (6.46%) Office 365
10 66 (5.76%) Cloud Computing
11 51 (4.45%) GitHub
12 41 (3.58%) Azure Data Factory
13 38 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
14 37 (3.23%) Amazon S3
15 33 (2.88%) Azure Active Directory
16 31 (2.71%) Azure Machine Learning
17 29 (2.53%) Data Lake Analytics
18 25 (2.18%) Apigee
19 23 (2.01%) Dynamics 365
20 22 (1.92%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 101 (8.81%) Firewall
2 69 (6.02%) DNS
3 35 (3.05%) VPN
4 28 (2.44%) SAN
5 27 (2.36%) Internet
5 27 (2.36%) TCP/IP
6 24 (2.09%) DHCP
7 21 (1.83%) NAS
7 21 (1.83%) Unified Communications
8 19 (1.66%) LAN
8 19 (1.66%) SSL
9 17 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (1.05%) Network Security
11 12 (1.05%) WAN
12 10 (0.87%) VLAN
13 9 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (0.79%) VSAN
14 7 (0.61%) MPLS
14 7 (0.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 98 (8.55%) Big Data
3 93 (8.12%) Azure SQL Database
4 91 (7.94%) Power BI
5 78 (6.81%) Data Warehouse
6 71 (6.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 64 (5.58%) Data Lake
8 60 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 56 (4.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 55 (4.80%) MongoDB
11 54 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 51 (4.45%) Amazon RDS
12 51 (4.45%) NoSQL
13 48 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 42 (3.66%) Cosmos DB
15 27 (2.36%) Hadoop
16 26 (2.27%) Relational Database
17 25 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
18 24 (2.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 22 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 141 (12.30%) Jenkins
2 138 (12.04%) Git (software)
3 78 (6.81%) JIRA
4 53 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (4.01%) Visual Studio
5 46 (4.01%) Visual Studio Team System
6 38 (3.32%) Maven
6 38 (3.32%) TeamCity
7 37 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 31 (2.71%) SonarQube
9 26 (2.27%) Selenium
10 25 (2.18%) Sonatype Nexus
11 16 (1.40%) GitLab
12 15 (1.31%) Babel
12 15 (1.31%) CircleCI
12 15 (1.31%) JUnit
13 14 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (1.13%) Mocha
15 12 (1.05%) Cucumber
16 11 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 217 (18.94%) Finance
2 80 (6.98%) Retail
3 54 (4.71%) Banking
4 48 (4.19%) Marketing
5 28 (2.44%) Advertising
6 25 (2.18%) Games
7 21 (1.83%) Publishing
8 12 (1.05%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.87%) Retail Banking
9 10 (0.87%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.79%) Law
10 9 (0.79%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.61%) Automotive
13 6 (0.52%) Local Government
14 5 (0.44%) Back Office
14 5 (0.44%) Dutch Language
14 5 (0.44%) Electronics
15 4 (0.35%) Legal
15 4 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 372 (32.46%) Architect
2 208 (18.15%) Cloud Architect
3 192 (16.75%) Developer
4 151 (13.18%) Consultant
5 113 (9.86%) Solutions Architect
6 112 (9.77%) Azure Architect
7 72 (6.28%) DevOps Engineer
8 64 (5.58%) AWS Architect
9 55 (4.80%) Software Engineer
10 54 (4.71%) Senior Architect
11 52 (4.54%) Java Developer
12 48 (4.19%) Azure Consultant
13 47 (4.10%) .NET Developer
13 47 (4.10%) Technical Architect
14 46 (4.01%) Senior Developer
15 44 (3.84%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 42 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 42 (3.66%) Java Architect
17 40 (3.49%) Enterprise Architect
18 37 (3.23%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (15.01%) .NET
2 150 (13.09%) Spring
3 138 (12.04%) Spring Boot
4 107 (9.34%) REST
5 103 (8.99%) Node.js
6 102 (8.90%) HTML
7 88 (7.68%) JSON
8 86 (7.50%) Java EE
9 84 (7.33%) React
10 83 (7.24%) Web Services
11 72 (6.28%) CSS
12 68 (5.93%) AngularJS
13 67 (5.85%) Kafka
14 66 (5.76%) SOAP
15 57 (4.97%) Redux
16 45 (3.93%) Spring Cloud
17 42 (3.66%) .NET Core
18 33 (2.88%) ASP.NET
18 33 (2.88%) HTML5
19 31 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 156 (13.61%) Public Cloud
2 114 (9.95%) Cloud Native
3 106 (9.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 77 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (6.37%) Computer Science
6 69 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
7 66 (5.76%) Self-Motivation
8 63 (5.50%) Fintech
9 53 (4.62%) Blog
9 53 (4.62%) Data Centre
10 43 (3.75%) User Experience
11 38 (3.32%) Mobile App
12 36 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
13 20 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
14 19 (1.66%) Management Information System
15 16 (1.40%) Virtual Team
16 14 (1.22%) Private Cloud
17 12 (1.05%) Algorithms
17 12 (1.05%) PKI
18 10 (0.87%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 164 (14.31%) Linux
2 153 (13.35%) Windows
3 71 (6.20%) Unix
4 52 (4.54%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (1.75%) Windows 10
7 19 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 14 (1.22%) DC/OS
9 14 (1.22%) Windows 7
10 13 (1.13%) Android
11 12 (1.05%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.87%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.87%) Windows Vista
12 10 (0.87%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.70%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.35%) Nucleus RTOS
15 4 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 442 (38.57%) DevOps
3 278 (24.26%) Microservices
4 202 (17.63%) Scrum
5 174 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
6 137 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
7 136 (11.87%) Analytics
8 132 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
9 124 (10.82%) Open Source
10 118 (10.30%) Test Automation
11 117 (10.21%) Project Management
12 114 (9.95%) TDD
13 105 (9.16%) Presales
14 104 (9.08%) Migration
15 101 (8.81%) SOA
16 98 (8.55%) Software Engineering
17 91 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
18 85 (7.42%) SDLC
19 83 (7.24%) Mentoring
19 83 (7.24%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 326 (28.45%) Java
2 253 (22.08%) SQL
3 175 (15.27%) Python
4 158 (13.79%) C#
5 136 (11.87%) PowerShell
6 90 (7.85%) JavaScript
7 72 (6.28%) Ruby
8 55 (4.80%) Go
9 43 (3.75%) Bash Shell
10 39 (3.40%) Scala
11 31 (2.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 28 (2.44%) Java 8
13 25 (2.18%) ES6
14 24 (2.09%) Perl
14 24 (2.09%) Shell Script
15 21 (1.83%) R
16 18 (1.57%) PL/SQL
17 17 (1.48%) PHP
18 16 (1.40%) C
19 15 (1.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 170 (14.83%) Degree
2 50 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (4.28%) Master's Degree
4 33 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (2.53%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 21 (1.83%) AWS Certification
8 19 (1.66%) MCSE
9 14 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.22%) MCSA
10 11 (0.96%) CISSP
10 11 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
11 8 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.70%) ISACA
12 7 (0.61%) MBA
13 6 (0.52%) CCNP
14 5 (0.44%) OCP
14 5 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
15 4 (0.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.40%) QA
2 23 (2.01%) COBIT
3 22 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.31%) GDPR
5 10 (0.87%) SLA
6 7 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.087%) PSD2
System Software
1 250 (21.82%) Docker
2 137 (11.95%) Active Directory
3 66 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 21 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (1.31%) XenApp
7 12 (1.05%) vSphere
8 10 (0.87%) VMware NSX
9 8 (0.70%) vCloud
10 5 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.44%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.26%) KVM
11 3 (0.26%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.26%) Xen
12 2 (0.17%) GPFS
12 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.087%) NFS
13 1 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.087%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 217 (18.94%) Kubernetes
2 109 (9.51%) Opscode Chef
2 109 (9.51%) Puppet
3 103 (8.99%) Ansible
4 78 (6.81%) Terraform
5 25 (2.18%) Mesos
5 25 (2.18%) Salt
6 20 (1.75%) Rancher
7 18 (1.57%) Automic
8 17 (1.48%) SCCM
9 16 (1.40%) SCVMM
10 12 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
11 11 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
11 11 (0.96%) vRealize
12 10 (0.87%) SCOM
12 10 (0.87%) SCOrch
13 9 (0.79%) Packer
14 7 (0.61%) CFEngine
14 7 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
15 6 (0.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 423 (36.91%) Microsoft
2 199 (17.36%) Google
3 142 (12.39%) Oracle
4 127 (11.08%) Red Hat
5 105 (9.16%) VMware
6 98 (8.55%) IBM
7 67 (5.85%) SAP
8 41 (3.58%) Cisco
9 38 (3.32%) Splunk
10 35 (3.05%) Telerik
11 29 (2.53%) Cadence
12 24 (2.09%) AppDynamics
13 23 (2.01%) Citrix
13 23 (2.01%) SaltStack
14 22 (1.92%) Axway
14 22 (1.92%) TIBCO
15 15 (1.31%) Databricks
15 15 (1.31%) Rackspace
16 14 (1.22%) EMC
17 12 (1.05%) Cognizant