Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 222 318
Rank change year-on-year +18 +96 +15
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 377 405 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.50% 1.42% 0.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.10% 6.31% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 307 316 209
South East median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,500 £80,000 £83,750
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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 7,399 6,421 5,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.40% 22.48% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6,290 5,408 4,789
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.96%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the South East

PaaS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PaaS in the South East

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the South East over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the South East

PaaS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 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
Thames Valley +44 173 £62,500 +4.17% 35
Berkshire +38 112 £65,000 - 17
Hampshire -31 91 £57,500 -11.54% 9
Surrey +42 66 £65,500 +9.17% 11
Buckinghamshire +13 35 £52,500 +16.67% 11
East Sussex +25 26 £65,000 +26.84% 3
Oxfordshire +18 26 £77,500 +29.17% 7
West Sussex -7 11 £65,000 +40.54% 1
Kent -3 6 £57,000 +20.00% 1
Middlesex -9 1 - -
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 12 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 South East region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 284 (75.33%) Azure
2 220 (58.36%) IaaS
3 154 (40.85%) Microsoft
4 128 (33.95%) C#
5 125 (33.16%) SaaS
6 116 (30.77%) SQL
7 112 (29.71%) .NET
8 110 (29.18%) DevOps
9 99 (26.26%) AWS
10 98 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
11 88 (23.34%) SQL Server
12 79 (20.95%) Windows
13 62 (16.45%) Linux
14 61 (16.18%) Microservices
15 60 (15.92%) Serverless
16 57 (15.12%) PowerShell
17 51 (13.53%) Azure SQL Database
18 50 (13.26%) SOA
19 48 (12.73%) JavaScript
19 48 (12.73%) VMware
20 47 (12.47%) Finance
20 47 (12.47%) Office 365
21 45 (11.94%) BDD
21 45 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
22 44 (11.67%) RESTful
22 44 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
23 43 (11.41%) Test Automation
23 43 (11.41%) Oracle
24 42 (11.14%) Git (software)
24 42 (11.14%) Docker

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 40 (10.61%) IIS
2 23 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (4.77%) CMS
3 18 (4.77%) Confluence
4 15 (3.98%) Skype for Business
5 12 (3.18%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.86%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.86%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.33%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.06%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.80%) Anypoint
10 3 (0.80%) Apache
10 3 (0.80%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.53%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 284 (75.33%) Azure
2 220 (58.36%) IaaS
3 125 (33.16%) SaaS
4 99 (26.26%) AWS
5 60 (15.92%) Serverless
6 47 (12.47%) Office 365
7 23 (6.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 22 (5.84%) Azure Functions
9 21 (5.57%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (5.04%) Power Platform
11 16 (4.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (3.98%) GCP
13 14 (3.71%) Azure Data Factory
14 13 (3.45%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 7 (1.86%) npm
16 6 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
16 6 (1.59%) IBM Cloud
17 5 (1.33%) Heroku
18 4 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
18 4 (1.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.55%) Firewall
2 23 (6.10%) Internet
3 22 (5.84%) DNS
4 18 (4.77%) LAN
4 18 (4.77%) WAN
5 15 (3.98%) Skype
6 12 (3.18%) VPN
7 10 (2.65%) HTTP
8 9 (2.39%) Unified Communications
9 7 (1.86%) Wireless
10 4 (1.06%) DHCP
10 4 (1.06%) DMZ
10 4 (1.06%) WLAN
11 3 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.80%) Network Security
12 2 (0.53%) AMQP
12 2 (0.53%) SAN
12 2 (0.53%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (23.34%) SQL Server
2 51 (13.53%) Azure SQL Database
3 20 (5.31%) NoSQL
3 20 (5.31%) Redis
4 19 (5.04%) Power BI
5 18 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (3.71%) Data Lake
6 14 (3.71%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.45%) MySQL
8 12 (3.18%) HDInsight
9 10 (2.65%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.12%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.59%) Big Data
12 6 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
12 6 (1.59%) QlikView
13 5 (1.33%) Cosmos DB
13 5 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (11.14%) Git (software)
2 31 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.57%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.57%) Visual Studio Team System
4 19 (5.04%) JIRA
5 16 (4.24%) SpecFlow
6 13 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.59%) Maven
8 5 (1.33%) Bower
8 5 (1.33%) GitLab
8 5 (1.33%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.06%) Grunt
9 4 (1.06%) gulp
9 4 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.80%) Yeoman
11 2 (0.53%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.53%) Gradle
11 2 (0.53%) Subversion
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (12.47%) Finance
2 16 (4.24%) Public Sector
3 8 (2.12%) Marketing
3 8 (2.12%) Retail
4 6 (1.59%) Billing
4 6 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.80%) Banking
5 3 (0.80%) Electronics
5 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
5 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (27.06%) Developer
2 67 (17.77%) Architect
3 46 (12.20%) Azure Engineer
3 46 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 45 (11.94%) C# Developer
4 45 (11.94%) Consultant
5 44 (11.67%) .NET Developer
6 37 (9.81%) Azure Consultant
7 32 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 31 (8.22%) Cloud Engineer
9 27 (7.16%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (6.10%) Xamarin Developer
11 22 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (5.84%) Principal Consultant
12 21 (5.57%) BizTalk Consultant
13 20 (5.31%) Azure DevOps
13 20 (5.31%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 19 (5.04%) Integration Architect
14 19 (5.04%) Senior Developer
15 18 (4.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (29.71%) .NET
2 44 (11.67%) RESTful
3 31 (8.22%) WCF
4 27 (7.16%) HTML
5 26 (6.90%) CSS
6 25 (6.63%) ASP.NET
7 24 (6.37%) XML
8 23 (6.10%) Node.js
9 22 (5.84%) Kafka
10 21 (5.57%) MSMQ
10 21 (5.57%) RabbitMQ
10 21 (5.57%) Web Services
11 20 (5.31%) .NET Core
12 17 (4.51%) AngularJS
13 14 (3.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (3.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (3.71%) REST
14 12 (3.18%) React Native
15 11 (2.92%) GatsbyJS
15 11 (2.92%) NativeScript
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.28%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.90%) Private Cloud
2 26 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 23 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 17 (4.51%) Management Information System
6 16 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (3.71%) Clustering
7 14 (3.71%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.86%) iPad
9 7 (1.86%) Replication
9 7 (1.86%) User Experience
10 6 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.59%) PKI
11 5 (1.33%) Social Media
11 5 (1.33%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.06%) Cloud Native
12 4 (1.06%) CMDB
13 2 (0.53%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 79 (20.95%) Windows
2 62 (16.45%) Linux
3 38 (10.08%) Windows Server
4 27 (7.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.65%) Android
6 9 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.86%) Unix
7 7 (1.86%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.06%) CentOS
8 4 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.80%) VMS
9 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.27%) AIX
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (29.18%) DevOps
2 98 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (16.18%) Microservices
4 50 (13.26%) SOA
5 45 (11.94%) BDD
6 44 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (11.41%) Test Automation
8 40 (10.61%) E-Commerce
9 37 (9.81%) Migration
9 37 (9.81%) Scrum
10 36 (9.55%) ITIL
11 32 (8.49%) CRM
11 32 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 31 (8.22%) Infrastructure as Code
13 30 (7.96%) Analytics
14 29 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (7.69%) Line Management
14 29 (7.69%) OO
15 28 (7.43%) MVC
16 27 (7.16%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 128 (33.95%) C#
2 116 (30.77%) SQL
3 57 (15.12%) PowerShell
4 48 (12.73%) JavaScript
5 38 (10.08%) Java
6 29 (7.69%) Python
7 14 (3.71%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.39%) PHP
9 6 (1.59%) Go
10 5 (1.33%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.06%) C
11 4 (1.06%) Java 8
12 3 (0.80%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.80%) Scala
12 3 (0.80%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.80%) XPath
13 2 (0.53%) ES6
13 2 (0.53%) Perl
13 2 (0.53%) Ruby
14 1 (0.27%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (6.37%) Degree
1 24 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (3.18%) AWS Certification
2 12 (3.18%) MCSE
3 8 (2.12%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.86%) CCNA
4 7 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.33%) MCITP
7 4 (1.06%) CISM
7 4 (1.06%) CISSP
7 4 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.06%) MCP
8 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.27%) CISA
10 1 (0.27%) MBA
10 1 (0.27%) VCP5
10 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.49%) QA
2 10 (2.65%) SLA
3 7 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.33%) GAMP
4 5 (1.33%) GxP
5 4 (1.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) NCSC
6 1 (0.27%) NIST
6 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (11.14%) Docker
3 39 (10.34%) Active Directory
4 28 (7.43%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.98%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.80%) vCloud
7 3 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.27%) SRDF
9 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.27%) vSphere
9 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (10.34%) Ansible
2 38 (10.08%) Terraform
3 36 (9.55%) Kubernetes
4 16 (4.24%) Puppet
5 14 (3.71%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.12%) SCCM
7 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.06%) Data Guard
10 4 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (1.06%) Nagios
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.53%) Grafana
11 2 (0.53%) rkt
11 2 (0.53%) SCOM
12 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.27%) Cloudify
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 154 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 48 (12.73%) VMware
3 43 (11.41%) Oracle
4 33 (8.75%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (8.22%) SAP
6 24 (6.37%) Xamarin
7 22 (5.84%) Cisco
8 19 (5.04%) Workday
9 14 (3.71%) Citrix
10 12 (3.18%) Google
10 12 (3.18%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.92%) Brightcove
11 11 (2.92%) IBM
11 11 (2.92%) Optimizely
12 10 (2.65%) Juniper
12 10 (2.65%) OutSystems
13 8 (2.12%) 3PAR
13 8 (2.12%) Apple
13 8 (2.12%) HP
14 7 (1.86%) ServiceNow