Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > North of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 251 292 361
Rank change year-on-year +41 +69 -8
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 195 185 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.09% 0.87% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.68% 3.62% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 156 172 95
North of England median annual salary £55,000 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.38% +17.50% -3.51%
10th Percentile £38,375 £36,250 £42,000
90th Percentile £73,205 £77,500 £74,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +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 the North of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5,294 5,104 4,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 29.63% 24.05% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4,309 4,222 3,546
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the North of England

PaaS
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for PaaS in the North of England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the North of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the North of England

PaaS
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the North of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
North West +86 122 £55,000 -21.43% 39
Yorkshire -28 57 £54,486 +3.78% 12
North East +18 16 £60,776 -13.18% 4
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North of England region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 137 (70.26%) Azure
2 122 (62.56%) IaaS
3 104 (53.33%) SaaS
4 91 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (46.15%) DevOps
6 75 (38.46%) AWS
7 56 (28.72%) Microsoft
8 47 (24.10%) Linux
9 45 (23.08%) Mentoring
10 42 (21.54%) Windows
11 34 (17.44%) Open Source
12 33 (16.92%) Kubernetes
13 32 (16.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 32 (16.41%) Coaching
13 32 (16.41%) PowerShell
14 31 (15.90%) Public Cloud
15 30 (15.38%) ITIL
15 30 (15.38%) .NET
16 29 (14.87%) Docker
17 28 (14.36%) SQL
17 28 (14.36%) Oracle
17 28 (14.36%) Web Services
18 27 (13.85%) Management Information System
18 27 (13.85%) Finance
19 26 (13.33%) VMware
20 25 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
20 25 (12.82%) Office 365
21 23 (11.79%) Service Management
21 23 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
22 22 (11.28%) Python

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 16 (8.21%) IIS
2 9 (4.62%) Skype for Business
3 8 (4.10%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.59%) nginx
5 6 (3.08%) CMS
5 6 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.56%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.05%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.54%) Apache
8 3 (1.54%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.54%) Confluence
9 2 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.03%) Drupal
9 2 (1.03%) Mule
9 2 (1.03%) WordPress
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 137 (70.26%) Azure
2 122 (62.56%) IaaS
3 104 (53.33%) SaaS
4 75 (38.46%) AWS
5 25 (12.82%) Office 365
6 22 (11.28%) Serverless
7 18 (9.23%) GCP
8 7 (3.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (3.59%) Amazon S3
8 7 (3.59%) GitHub
9 6 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (2.05%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (2.05%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (2.05%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.05%) Power Platform
11 4 (2.05%) Slack
12 3 (1.54%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.69%) Firewall
2 13 (6.67%) VPN
3 10 (5.13%) WAN
4 8 (4.10%) Skype
4 8 (4.10%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.59%) DNS
6 6 (3.08%) LAN
7 5 (2.56%) DAB
7 5 (2.56%) DHCP
7 5 (2.56%) Internet
7 5 (2.56%) Intranet
7 5 (2.56%) VLAN
8 4 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.05%) MPLS
8 4 (2.05%) Network Security
9 3 (1.54%) BGP
9 3 (1.54%) OSPF
10 2 (1.03%) HTTP
10 2 (1.03%) SMTP
10 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.21%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.18%) DB2
3 14 (7.18%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.56%) EDRMS
8 4 (2.05%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.05%) MySQL
8 4 (2.05%) Power BI
9 3 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.54%) GIS
9 3 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.03%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.51%) Big Data
11 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (9.23%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.59%) JIRA
3 6 (3.08%) Selenium
4 5 (2.56%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.05%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.05%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.54%) CircleCI
6 3 (1.54%) Codeship
6 3 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.03%) GitLab
7 2 (1.03%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.03%) Maven
7 2 (1.03%) Mockito
7 2 (1.03%) Protractor
8 1 (0.51%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 27 (13.85%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Public Sector
3 13 (6.67%) Law
4 8 (4.10%) Legal
5 6 (3.08%) Retail
6 4 (2.05%) Publishing
7 3 (1.54%) Advertising
7 3 (1.54%) Banking
7 3 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (22.05%) Architect
2 32 (16.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (11.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (10.77%) Azure Engineer
5 20 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 19 (9.74%) Developer
7 14 (7.18%) Consultant
7 14 (7.18%) DB2 DBA
7 14 (7.18%) DBA
7 14 (7.18%) Senior DB2 DBA
7 14 (7.18%) Senior DBA
8 13 (6.67%) Senior Architect
8 13 (6.67%) Technical Architect
9 12 (6.15%) Azure DevOps
9 12 (6.15%) Senior Technical Architect
9 12 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (4.10%) Applications Developer
11 8 (4.10%) Azure Consultant
11 8 (4.10%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.38%) .NET
2 28 (14.36%) Web Services
3 16 (8.21%) LDAP
4 14 (7.18%) ASP.NET
4 14 (7.18%) JSON
5 12 (6.15%) Node.js
6 11 (5.64%) .NET Core
6 11 (5.64%) CSS
6 11 (5.64%) HTML
7 8 (4.10%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (4.10%) XML
8 7 (3.59%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.56%) REST
9 5 (2.56%) XSLT
10 4 (2.05%) ASP.NET Core
10 4 (2.05%) jQuery
10 4 (2.05%) YAML
11 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.54%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.90%) Public Cloud
2 27 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 22 (11.28%) Data Centre
4 18 (9.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.62%) User Experience
7 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.59%) e-Learning
9 5 (2.56%) Cloud Native
9 5 (2.56%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.54%) Blog
11 3 (1.54%) Private Cloud
12 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.51%) Cyberthreat
13 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.51%) Learning Management System
13 1 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.10%) Linux
2 42 (21.54%) Windows
3 21 (10.77%) Windows Server
4 14 (7.18%) Unix
5 5 (2.56%) Android
5 5 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.54%) AIX
6 3 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.03%) CentOS
8 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (46.15%) DevOps
3 45 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 34 (17.44%) Open Source
5 32 (16.41%) Coaching
5 32 (16.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 30 (15.38%) ITIL
7 25 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (11.79%) Service Management
8 23 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (10.77%) IT Strategy
10 20 (10.26%) Change Management
11 19 (9.74%) Software Engineering
12 18 (9.23%) Capacity Management
12 18 (9.23%) Configuration Management
12 18 (9.23%) Scrum
13 17 (8.72%) Analytics
13 17 (8.72%) ITSM
13 17 (8.72%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 16 (8.21%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.41%) PowerShell
2 28 (14.36%) SQL
3 22 (11.28%) Python
4 21 (10.77%) C#
5 19 (9.74%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.15%) Bash Shell
7 9 (4.62%) Java
8 7 (3.59%) Ruby
9 6 (3.08%) Perl
10 5 (2.56%) C++
10 5 (2.56%) PHP
11 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.54%) XPath
12 1 (0.51%) C
12 1 (0.51%) Groovy
12 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.51%) Scala
12 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (9.74%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (5.13%) Degree
4 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.10%) MCSA
5 8 (4.10%) MCSE
6 7 (3.59%) CCNA
7 6 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (3.08%) MCTS
7 6 (3.08%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (2.56%) CCNP
9 4 (2.05%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.54%) CCDP
10 3 (1.54%) CCIE
11 2 (1.03%) CISM
11 2 (1.03%) CISSP
11 2 (1.03%) MCSD
12 1 (0.51%) CISA
12 1 (0.51%) MCP
12 1 (0.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.18%) QA
3 13 (6.67%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (2.05%) NIST
6 3 (1.54%) GDPR
7 1 (0.51%) BS7799
7 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (14.87%) Docker
2 20 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.59%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 3 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.54%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (16.92%) Kubernetes
2 19 (9.74%) Puppet
2 19 (9.74%) SCCM
3 16 (8.21%) Ansible
4 15 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (7.18%) Terraform
6 5 (2.56%) vRealize
6 5 (2.56%) WSUS
7 4 (2.05%) Kibana
7 4 (2.05%) logstash
7 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (2.05%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.54%) CFEngine
9 2 (1.03%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.03%) Pingdom
9 2 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.51%) CASB
Vendors
1 56 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.36%) Oracle
3 26 (13.33%) VMware
4 17 (8.72%) Cisco
5 11 (5.64%) Google
6 7 (3.59%) Virgin Media
7 5 (2.56%) Citrix
7 5 (2.56%) Dynatrace
7 5 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.56%) Xamarin
8 4 (2.05%) Splunk
9 3 (1.54%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.03%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.03%) CloudEndure
10 2 (1.03%) PagerDuty
10 2 (1.03%) Zend
11 1 (0.51%) Ayehu
11 1 (0.51%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.51%) PayPal
11 1 (0.51%) Zscaler