Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 66 70
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4 -21
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 6 4 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.86% 0.72% 1.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.32% 3.67% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -51.85% -25.41%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £67,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £66,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -2.26% +2.31%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 95 109 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 29.50% 19.60% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 50 67 102
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% +20.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,050 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,250 £61,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Northern Ireland

PaaS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for PaaS in Northern Ireland

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Northern Ireland

PaaS
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. 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
County Antrim +23 6 £40,000 +23.08%
PaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Data Science
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Preventative Maintenance
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Data Science
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Preventative Maintenance
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware