Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South West
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 279 276
Rank change year-on-year +136 -3 +7
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 73 46 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.67% 0.46% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.16% 1.82% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 53 31 65
Median annual salary £90,000 £57,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.52% +13.86% +6.32%
10th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £76,250 £71,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +12.50%

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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,415 2,529 2,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.45% 25.17% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,127 2,075 1,857
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,529
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.06% -1.05%
10th Percentile £27,629 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% +6.00%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the South West

PaaS
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in the South West.

Salary trend for PaaS in the South West

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the South West over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the South West

PaaS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South West region over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. 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
Gloucestershire +79 32 £90,000 +71.43% 1
Devon +38 18 £90,000 - 4
Bristol +77 16 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Wiltshire +53 9 £40,310 -10.42% 1
Somerset +9 4 £83,750 -
Dorset +39 1 £38,500 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 58 (79.45%) Azure
1 58 (79.45%) SaaS
2 49 (67.12%) IaaS
3 46 (63.01%) AWS
4 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
6 24 (32.88%) Linux
7 23 (31.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (31.51%) Security Cleared
7 23 (31.51%) NIST
8 22 (30.14%) Docker
8 22 (30.14%) Microservices
8 22 (30.14%) Terraform
8 22 (30.14%) Cloud Native
9 20 (27.40%) NIST 800
9 20 (27.40%) Legal
9 20 (27.40%) ITIL
10 19 (26.03%) Open Source
11 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
11 18 (24.66%) Google
12 17 (23.29%) High Availability
12 17 (23.29%) Analytics
13 16 (21.92%) DV Cleared
13 16 (21.92%) Collaborative Working
13 16 (21.92%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 16 (21.92%) PowerShell
13 16 (21.92%) Technical Leadership
14 15 (20.55%) Infrastructure as Code
14 15 (20.55%) Artificial Intelligence
14 15 (20.55%) Cybersecurity

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (2.74%) Confluence
1 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 58 (79.45%) Azure
1 58 (79.45%) SaaS
2 49 (67.12%) IaaS
3 46 (63.01%) AWS
4 9 (12.33%) Serverless
5 7 (9.59%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (9.59%) Azure Functions
5 7 (9.59%) Power Platform
5 7 (9.59%) PowerApps
6 6 (8.22%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (6.85%) GCP
8 4 (5.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 4 (5.48%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (4.11%) Office 365
10 2 (2.74%) iPaaS
11 1 (1.37%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) DNS
2 7 (9.59%) Internet
3 4 (5.48%) VPN
4 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) Skype
5 2 (2.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) Big Data
2 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.48%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (5.48%) MySQL
3 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.11%) JIRA
3 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.74%) IDA Disassembler
3 2 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) NSubstitute
4 1 (1.37%) NUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 20 (27.40%) Legal
2 9 (12.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Architect
2 20 (27.40%) Cloud Architect
2 20 (27.40%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (19.18%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 11 (15.07%) Service Manager
5 10 (13.70%) Designer
6 5 (6.85%) Cloud Specialist
6 5 (6.85%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.11%) CSS
2 3 (4.11%) HTML
2 3 (4.11%) React
2 3 (4.11%) Web Services
3 2 (2.74%) .NET Core
3 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.74%) EDI
3 2 (2.74%) REST
4 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.37%) HTML5
4 1 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.37%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.37%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.37%) RESTful
4 1 (1.37%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Cloud Native
2 14 (19.18%) Cyberattack
2 14 (19.18%) PKI
3 12 (16.44%) User Experience
4 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.74%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.74%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.74%) Wiki
7 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.74%) Android
5 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) Microservices
3 20 (27.40%) ITIL
4 19 (26.03%) Open Source
5 17 (23.29%) Analytics
5 17 (23.29%) High Availability
6 16 (21.92%) Collaborative Working
6 16 (21.92%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 16 (21.92%) Technical Leadership
7 15 (20.55%) Artificial Intelligence
7 15 (20.55%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (20.55%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (20.55%) Machine Learning
8 14 (19.18%) Cyber Intelligence
8 14 (19.18%) Data Acquisition
8 14 (19.18%) Data Science
8 14 (19.18%) Data Security
8 14 (19.18%) Information Assurance
8 14 (19.18%) Security Architecture
8 14 (19.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) PowerShell
2 14 (19.18%) SQL
3 12 (16.44%) Python
4 8 (10.96%) C#
5 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.11%) C++
7 2 (2.74%) C
7 2 (2.74%) Delphi
7 2 (2.74%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) ES6
8 1 (1.37%) Java
8 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.92%) DV Cleared
3 10 (13.70%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (9.59%) TOGAF Certification
5 6 (8.22%) CCNA
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.22%) MCSE
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (4.11%) CISSP
7 3 (4.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (4.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 2 (2.74%) Degree
9 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (31.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 23 (31.51%) NIST
2 20 (27.40%) NIST 800
3 14 (19.18%) NCSC
4 9 (12.33%) GDPR
5 4 (5.48%) PCI DSS
6 3 (4.11%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 22 (30.14%) Docker
2 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (30.14%) Terraform
2 8 (10.96%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) Google
3 10 (13.70%) VMware
4 6 (8.22%) Cisco
4 6 (8.22%) Citrix
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle
4 6 (8.22%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.11%) Red Hat