Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 310 405
Rank change year-on-year +73 +95 +122
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 1,058 824 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.52% 1.12% 0.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.86% 5.67% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 739 654 556
London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +8.33%

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 18,050 14,525 11,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.91% 19.68% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14,569 11,844 10,033
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +42 199 £71,250 +9.62% 53
West London +29 33 £50,000 -23.08% 13
South London - 11 £62,500 - 2
North London +13 9 £55,000 +10.00%
East London - 7 £55,500 - 7
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 623 (58.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 530 (50.09%) IaaS
3 522 (49.34%) Amazon AWS
4 455 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
5 422 (39.89%) DevOps
6 417 (39.41%) SaaS
7 331 (31.29%) Microsoft
8 290 (27.41%) Java
9 231 (21.83%) Finance
10 224 (21.17%) SQL
11 202 (19.09%) Microservices
12 194 (18.34%) Python
13 193 (18.24%) Docker
14 177 (16.73%) Scrum
15 166 (15.69%) Jenkins
16 165 (15.60%) Linux
17 161 (15.22%) Git (software)
18 160 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
19 159 (15.03%) SQL Server
20 154 (14.56%) Kubernetes
21 153 (14.46%) Degree
22 152 (14.37%) .NET
22 152 (14.37%) C#
23 149 (14.08%) Windows
24 146 (13.80%) Google
25 144 (13.61%) Google Cloud Platform
26 134 (12.67%) Public Cloud
26 134 (12.67%) Spring
27 133 (12.57%) Analytics
27 133 (12.57%) Opscode Chef

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
1 115 (10.87%) Cloud Foundry
2 91 (8.60%) Tomcat
3 54 (5.10%) Confluence
4 53 (5.01%) WebSphere
5 50 (4.73%) WebLogic
6 41 (3.88%) Mule
7 39 (3.69%) MS Exchange
8 35 (3.31%) SharePoint
9 31 (2.93%) IIS
10 30 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
11 25 (2.36%) OpenStack
12 23 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 22 (2.08%) Apache Spark
14 17 (1.61%) CMS
15 14 (1.32%) nginx
16 13 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 10 (0.95%) Apache
18 9 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
19 8 (0.76%) Apache Solr
19 8 (0.76%) GemFire
Applications
1 9 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.76%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.19%) Maya
Business Applications
1 9 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.095%) Carpe Diem
6 1 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.095%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.095%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.095%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 623 (58.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 530 (50.09%) IaaS
3 522 (49.34%) Amazon AWS
4 417 (39.41%) SaaS
5 144 (13.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 102 (9.64%) Serverless
7 93 (8.79%) Cloud Computing
8 89 (8.41%) OpenShift
9 74 (6.99%) IBM Cloud
10 68 (6.43%) Office 365
11 61 (5.77%) GitHub
12 52 (4.91%) Azure Data Factory
13 45 (4.25%) Amazon EC2
14 44 (4.16%) Slack
15 38 (3.59%) AWS CloudFormation
16 35 (3.31%) Azure Machine Learning
17 25 (2.36%) Azure Functions
18 24 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
19 23 (2.17%) Amazon S3
20 18 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 103 (9.74%) Firewall
2 65 (6.14%) DNS
3 33 (3.12%) DHCP
4 32 (3.02%) VPN
5 30 (2.84%) TCP/IP
6 28 (2.65%) LAN
6 28 (2.65%) WAN
7 25 (2.36%) Wireless
8 24 (2.27%) NAS
9 23 (2.17%) SAN
10 22 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
11 21 (1.98%) Internet
11 21 (1.98%) Network Security
12 16 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (1.42%) SSL
14 13 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (1.13%) BGP
15 12 (1.13%) HTTP
15 12 (1.13%) OSPF
15 12 (1.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 89 (8.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 76 (7.18%) Big Data
4 71 (6.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 64 (6.05%) Power BI
6 62 (5.86%) Data Lake
7 60 (5.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 54 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
9 53 (5.01%) NoSQL
10 50 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 47 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 46 (4.35%) Cosmos DB
13 45 (4.25%) MongoDB
14 29 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
15 25 (2.36%) Hadoop
16 23 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 22 (2.08%) MySQL
18 21 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
20 16 (1.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 166 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 161 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 84 (7.94%) JIRA
4 68 (6.43%) Maven
5 50 (4.73%) Sonatype Nexus
6 49 (4.63%) Visual Studio
7 43 (4.06%) JUnit
8 40 (3.78%) Visual Studio Team System
9 39 (3.69%) Selenium
10 38 (3.59%) SonarQube
11 37 (3.50%) TeamCity
12 35 (3.31%) Babel
12 35 (3.31%) Mocha
13 32 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
15 21 (1.98%) Subversion
16 18 (1.70%) CircleCI
17 16 (1.51%) Gradle
18 13 (1.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 231 (21.83%) Finance
2 81 (7.66%) Retail
3 72 (6.81%) Banking
4 59 (5.58%) Marketing
5 39 (3.69%) Advertising
6 35 (3.31%) Games
7 20 (1.89%) Publishing
8 14 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.04%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.04%) Legal
10 10 (0.95%) Law
11 8 (0.76%) Back Office
12 7 (0.66%) German Language
12 7 (0.66%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.66%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.38%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.28%) Electronics
15 3 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 304 (28.73%) Architect
2 180 (17.01%) Developer
3 167 (15.78%) Cloud Architect
4 160 (15.12%) Consultant
5 92 (8.70%) Azure Architect
6 67 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
7 65 (6.14%) DevOps Engineer
8 57 (5.39%) Azure Consultant
9 55 (5.20%) Java Developer
9 55 (5.20%) Senior Developer
10 47 (4.44%) Senior Architect
11 45 (4.25%) AWS Architect
11 45 (4.25%) Technical Architect
12 41 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
13 38 (3.59%) .NET Developer
14 35 (3.31%) C# Developer
15 34 (3.21%) Data Consultant
16 31 (2.93%) Security Consultant
16 31 (2.93%) Software Engineer
17 30 (2.84%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (14.37%) .NET
2 134 (12.67%) Spring
3 124 (11.72%) Spring Boot
4 116 (10.96%) HTML
5 113 (10.68%) Node.js
6 101 (9.55%) REST
7 94 (8.88%) CSS
8 82 (7.75%) Web Services
9 72 (6.81%) JSON
10 70 (6.62%) React
11 60 (5.67%) Redux
12 58 (5.48%) AngularJS
13 55 (5.20%) Java EE
14 49 (4.63%) HTML5
15 39 (3.69%) CSS3
16 38 (3.59%) Spring Cloud
17 35 (3.31%) Chai
17 35 (3.31%) Jest
17 35 (3.31%) WireMock
18 34 (3.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 134 (12.67%) Public Cloud
2 96 (9.07%) Cloud Native
3 76 (7.18%) Computer Science
4 69 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 63 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (5.29%) Data Centre
6 56 (5.29%) User Experience
7 55 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
8 50 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
9 44 (4.16%) Mobile App
10 43 (4.06%) Fintech
11 39 (3.69%) Blog
12 37 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
13 34 (3.21%) Management Information System
14 24 (2.27%) Private Cloud
15 18 (1.70%) Algorithms
16 17 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
17 13 (1.23%) PKI
18 11 (1.04%) Data Structures
18 11 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 165 (15.60%) Linux
2 149 (14.08%) Windows
3 64 (6.05%) Unix
4 56 (5.29%) Windows Server
5 30 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (1.89%) Windows 10
9 14 (1.32%) CentOS
10 13 (1.23%) VMS
11 12 (1.13%) Solaris
12 9 (0.85%) Nucleus RTOS
13 8 (0.76%) DC/OS
14 7 (0.66%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.66%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.57%) Android
15 6 (0.57%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.57%) Debian
15 6 (0.57%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (39.89%) DevOps
3 202 (19.09%) Microservices
4 177 (16.73%) Scrum
5 160 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
6 133 (12.57%) Analytics
6 133 (12.57%) Problem-Solving
7 120 (11.34%) TDD
8 111 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
9 110 (10.40%) Project Management
10 102 (9.64%) Migration
11 99 (9.36%) Presales
12 97 (9.17%) Test Automation
13 86 (8.13%) Open Source
14 80 (7.56%) Cybersecurity
15 77 (7.28%) BDD
15 77 (7.28%) Machine Learning
16 76 (7.18%) SOA
17 75 (7.09%) Software Delivery
18 74 (6.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 290 (27.41%) Java
2 224 (21.17%) SQL
3 194 (18.34%) Python
4 152 (14.37%) C#
5 130 (12.29%) PowerShell
6 94 (8.88%) JavaScript
7 78 (7.37%) Ruby
8 68 (6.43%) Bash Shell
9 50 (4.73%) ES6
10 43 (4.06%) Perl
11 42 (3.97%) Go
11 42 (3.97%) Java 8
12 37 (3.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 36 (3.40%) Shell Script
14 34 (3.21%) Scala
15 18 (1.70%) TypeScript
16 15 (1.42%) PHP
17 13 (1.23%) C
17 13 (1.23%) R
18 12 (1.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 153 (14.46%) Degree
2 48 (4.54%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.78%) Master's Degree
4 37 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (2.84%) SC Cleared
6 25 (2.36%) AWS Certification
7 24 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (1.70%) CISSP
8 18 (1.70%) MCSE
9 12 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.95%) MCSA
11 8 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
12 7 (0.66%) CCNP
13 6 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.57%) MBA
14 4 (0.38%) CCNA
14 4 (0.38%) CEH
14 4 (0.38%) CISA
14 4 (0.38%) CISM
14 4 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.33%) GCP
2 51 (4.82%) QA
3 21 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.61%) COBIT
5 14 (1.32%) GDPR
6 9 (0.85%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.76%) SLA
8 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.28%) PSD2
9 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.095%) PMO
System Software
1 193 (18.24%) Docker
2 113 (10.68%) Active Directory
3 60 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (5.58%) Hyper-V
5 28 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (1.61%) XenApp
7 13 (1.23%) vSphere
8 11 (1.04%) VMware NSX
9 10 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.76%) vCloud
11 7 (0.66%) KVM
12 6 (0.57%) iptables
12 6 (0.57%) QEMU
13 5 (0.47%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.19%) GPFS
14 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.19%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.19%) Xen
15 1 (0.095%) Squid
15 1 (0.095%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 154 (14.56%) Kubernetes
2 133 (12.57%) Opscode Chef
3 130 (12.29%) Ansible
4 126 (11.91%) Puppet
5 62 (5.86%) Terraform
6 23 (2.17%) Salt
7 17 (1.61%) Rancher
7 17 (1.61%) SCVMM
8 16 (1.51%) SCCM
9 13 (1.23%) Mesos
10 10 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
11 8 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.66%) Automic
12 7 (0.66%) CFEngine
12 7 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
12 7 (0.66%) Grafana
12 7 (0.66%) Kibana
12 7 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.66%) Nessus
13 6 (0.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 331 (31.29%) Microsoft
2 146 (13.80%) Google
3 96 (9.07%) VMware
4 86 (8.13%) Red Hat
5 77 (7.28%) Oracle
6 74 (6.99%) IBM
7 68 (6.43%) Splunk
8 59 (5.58%) Cisco
9 49 (4.63%) AppDynamics
10 48 (4.54%) SAP
11 31 (2.93%) Citrix
12 23 (2.17%) CheckPoint
12 23 (2.17%) Cognizant
13 19 (1.80%) Cadence
14 17 (1.61%) HP
15 15 (1.42%) NetApp
16 13 (1.23%) Capita
17 11 (1.04%) Dell
17 11 (1.04%) EMC
17 11 (1.04%) Salesforce.com