Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 268 239
Rank change year-on-year +46 -29 +26
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 61 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.86% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.41% 2.28% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 17
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% +30.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £77,875 £77,500 £76,250
North West median annual salary £47,250 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.80% +2.50% -30.07%

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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,787 1,314 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.08% 16.25% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,558 1,121 588
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,925 £25,000 £25,263
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Manchester

PaaS
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS in Manchester.

Salary trend for PaaS in Manchester

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Manchester

PaaS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Altrincham - 6 - -
Stockport - 2 £40,500 -
Bury - 1 £50,000 -
Salford - 1 £42,500 -
PaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 46 (75.41%) IaaS
2 44 (72.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (50.82%) SaaS
5 30 (49.18%) DevOps
6 26 (42.62%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
8 20 (32.79%) Windows
9 18 (29.51%) Linux
9 18 (29.51%) SQL
9 18 (29.51%) VMware
9 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
11 14 (22.95%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (21.31%) Migration
12 13 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (19.67%) Firewall
13 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
13 12 (19.67%) Microservices
14 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
14 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
15 10 (16.39%) .NET
15 10 (16.39%) ITIL
15 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
15 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V
16 9 (14.75%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (14.75%) MySQL
16 9 (14.75%) TDD
17 8 (13.11%) Scrum

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (11.48%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (9.84%) IIS
2 6 (9.84%) SAS
2 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
1 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.64%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 46 (75.41%) IaaS
2 44 (72.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (50.82%) SaaS
4 26 (42.62%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (22.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (13.11%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (4.92%) Office 365
8 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.64%) Heroku
9 1 (1.64%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) Firewall
2 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 8 (13.11%) VPN
3 5 (8.20%) Internet
4 4 (6.56%) SAN
4 4 (6.56%) SSL
5 3 (4.92%) DNS
5 3 (4.92%) SMTP
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.64%) IPsec
6 1 (1.64%) LAN
6 1 (1.64%) MPLS
6 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.64%) VLAN
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (14.75%) MySQL
4 6 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (9.84%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (9.84%) DB2
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.84%) NUnit
4 5 (8.20%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.84%) Marketing
2 5 (8.20%) Games
3 4 (6.56%) Finance
4 3 (4.92%) Military
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Architect
2 16 (26.23%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (14.75%) Cloud Architect
3 9 (14.75%) Developer
4 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Azure Architect
5 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Presales Solution Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Digital Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.92%) IT Operations Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
3 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (11.48%) CSS
3 7 (11.48%) HTML
3 7 (11.48%) RESTful
4 6 (9.84%) Entity Framework
4 6 (9.84%) WCF
5 5 (8.20%) Dapper ORM
5 5 (8.20%) MSMQ
5 5 (8.20%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.92%) JSON
6 3 (4.92%) Web Services
7 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.64%) Django
8 1 (1.64%) Middleware
8 1 (1.64%) Node.js
8 1 (1.64%) REST
8 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) DataPower
2 6 (9.84%) Tandem
3 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.92%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 3 (4.92%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) Unix
4 6 (9.84%) AIX
4 6 (9.84%) HPUX
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.84%) Solaris
4 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) DevOps
3 13 (21.31%) Migration
4 12 (19.67%) Microservices
5 10 (16.39%) ITIL
5 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.75%) TDD
7 8 (13.11%) IT Strategy
7 8 (13.11%) Scrum
7 8 (13.11%) SOA
8 7 (11.48%) Business Process Analysis
8 7 (11.48%) Data Management
8 7 (11.48%) OO
8 7 (11.48%) Presales
8 7 (11.48%) Software Delivery
9 6 (9.84%) API Design
9 6 (9.84%) BDD
9 6 (9.84%) Coaching
9 6 (9.84%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (9.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) SQL
2 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.11%) C#
3 8 (13.11%) Java
3 8 (13.11%) Python
4 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Erlang
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) Scala
8 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) AWS Certification
1 7 (11.48%) MCSE
1 7 (11.48%) MCTS
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) MCITP
2 6 (9.84%) MCSA
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.48%) GCP
3 5 (8.20%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.92%) GDPR
4 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
3 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.11%) Docker
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Ansible
1 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.11%) Puppet
2 6 (9.84%) Tivoli
2 6 (9.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.51%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle
4 7 (11.48%) Google
5 6 (9.84%) Citrix
5 6 (9.84%) Hitachi
5 6 (9.84%) Hortonworks
5 6 (9.84%) IBM
6 4 (6.56%) Cisco
7 3 (4.92%) Meraki
7 3 (4.92%) Siemens
8 2 (3.28%) HP
8 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.64%) Capita
9 1 (1.64%) Demandware
9 1 (1.64%) hybris
9 1 (1.64%) SAP
9 1 (1.64%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.64%) Tableau
9 1 (1.64%) WatchGuard