Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 228 226
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 +11
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 47 52 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.74% 0.70% 0.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.77% 3.08% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 59
Manchester median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -11.76% +7.37%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £63,500 £77,500
North West median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -6.86% +10.87%

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 1,699 1,690 1,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 26.73% 22.91% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,400 1,492 924
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -0.58%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,775 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 -4 5 £100,000 -
Bolton - 1 £34,000 - 1
PaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 34 (72.34%) IaaS
2 32 (68.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (51.06%) SaaS
4 23 (48.94%) SQL
4 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
5 22 (46.81%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) Python
8 16 (34.04%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (31.91%) DevOps
10 13 (27.66%) Serverless
11 12 (25.53%) Docker
11 12 (25.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (25.53%) IT Strategy
11 12 (25.53%) Google
11 12 (25.53%) HTML
12 11 (23.40%) SOA
12 11 (23.40%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (23.40%) Ansible
13 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (21.28%) Kibana
13 10 (21.28%) Microservices
13 10 (21.28%) Azure Data Factory
13 10 (21.28%) Business Process Analysis
13 10 (21.28%) Kubernetes
13 10 (21.28%) Public Cloud
13 10 (21.28%) Thought Leadership
13 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
13 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
13 10 (21.28%) CSS

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 11 (23.40%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.38%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) Confluence
4 2 (4.26%) Kentico
4 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (72.34%) IaaS
2 32 (68.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (51.06%) SaaS
4 22 (46.81%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (27.66%) Serverless
6 12 (25.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (21.28%) Azure Data Factory
8 8 (17.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (17.02%) Amazon Kinesis
8 8 (17.02%) Amazon S3
8 8 (17.02%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (10.64%) Azure Functions
10 3 (6.38%) Office 365
11 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (19.15%) MySQL
3 8 (17.02%) Amazon Athena
3 8 (17.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (17.02%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) Big Data
6 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.89%) CircleCI
2 7 (14.89%) Codeship
2 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.89%) TeamCity
3 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.13%) JSUnit
General
1 9 (19.15%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Architect
2 11 (23.40%) Consultant
2 11 (23.40%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Azure Architect
5 7 (14.89%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (14.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (10.64%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) HTML
2 10 (21.28%) CSS
3 9 (19.15%) Web Services
4 8 (17.02%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (17.02%) Node.js
5 4 (8.51%) .NET
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.26%) HTML5
6 2 (4.26%) jQuery
6 2 (4.26%) LAMP
6 2 (4.26%) Laravel
6 2 (4.26%) REST
6 2 (4.26%) XML
7 1 (2.13%) COM
7 1 (2.13%) React
7 1 (2.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (21.28%) Public Cloud
2 5 (10.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) CentOS
4 2 (4.26%) SUSE
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) DevOps
3 12 (25.53%) IT Strategy
4 11 (23.40%) SOA
5 10 (21.28%) Business Process Analysis
5 10 (21.28%) Microservices
5 10 (21.28%) Thought Leadership
6 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
6 9 (19.15%) Load Balancing
6 9 (19.15%) Migration
6 9 (19.15%) Open Source
7 8 (17.02%) Presales
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
8 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.51%) MVC
9 4 (8.51%) Network Virtualisation
9 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.38%) TOGAF
10 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) Python
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.89%) Perl
4 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.64%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) Go
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.13%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Docker
2 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Ansible
2 10 (21.28%) Kibana
2 10 (21.28%) Kubernetes
3 8 (17.02%) logstash
4 7 (14.89%) CFEngine
4 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (14.89%) Puppet
5 2 (4.26%) Grafana
5 2 (4.26%) Packer
5 2 (4.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Google
3 8 (17.02%) Splunk
4 7 (14.89%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) RedGate
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle