The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 340 427 544
Rank change year-on-year +87 +117  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 825 655 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.67% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.45% 5.60% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 703 513 354
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £41,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £88,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.40% -1.81%  

PaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15145 11692 9481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.03% 11.88% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21303 15942 11427
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,138 £30,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the UK

PaaS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PaaS in the UK

PaaS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the UK

PaaS
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +101 787 £60,000 -7.69% 106
London +86 406 £67,500 -3.57% 52
UK excluding London +59 395 £50,000 -7.40% 58
South East +72 159 £60,000 +14.28% 25
North of England +11 79 £50,000 -11.50% 9
Midlands +15 71 £47,500 -12.03% 9
East of England +13 42 £50,000 -31.74% 4
South West -5 30 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Wales +11 13 £40,000 -8.04% 2
Scotland -11 7 £50,000 +11.11% 3

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PaaS.

1 902 (62.47%) IaaS
2 718 (49.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 677 (46.88%) SaaS
4 579 (40.10%) Microsoft
5 538 (37.26%) Amazon AWS
6 477 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
7 432 (29.92%) Windows
8 372 (25.76%) DevOps
9 313 (21.68%) Java
10 309 (21.40%) SQL
11 283 (19.60%) Linux
12 257 (17.80%) SQL Server
13 256 (17.73%) Active Directory
14 254 (17.59%) Finance
15 252 (17.45%) VMware
15 252 (17.45%) .NET
16 232 (16.07%) JavaScript
17 229 (15.86%) Oracle
18 225 (15.58%) Python
19 209 (14.47%) Puppet
19 209 (14.47%) PowerShell
20 208 (14.40%) Degree
21 203 (14.06%) Windows Server
22 201 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
23 199 (13.78%) ITIL
24 196 (13.57%) C#
24 196 (13.57%) HTML
25 185 (12.81%) Data Centre
26 183 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
27 182 (12.60%) Open Source

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 107 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 98 (6.79%) SharePoint
3 87 (6.02%) CMS
4 80 (5.54%) Apache Solr
5 72 (4.99%) Cloud Foundry
6 65 (4.50%) Skype for Business
6 65 (4.50%) Tomcat
7 59 (4.09%) MS Exchange
8 57 (3.95%) OpenStack
9 55 (3.81%) Apache
10 47 (3.25%) IIS
11 39 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 37 (2.56%) WebLogic
13 35 (2.42%) JBoss
14 30 (2.08%) Confluence
15 26 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
16 25 (1.73%) nginx
17 20 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
18 16 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (1.04%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 29 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.14%) Pega PRPC
8 1 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.069%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.069%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.069%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.069%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.069%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 902 (62.47%) IaaS
2 718 (49.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 677 (46.88%) SaaS
4 538 (37.26%) Amazon AWS
5 177 (12.26%) Office 365
6 64 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
7 62 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 57 (3.95%) OpenShift
9 53 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
10 52 (3.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 51 (3.53%) Google Analytics
12 39 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
13 37 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
14 34 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
15 33 (2.29%) Bluemix
16 25 (1.73%) Amazon S3
17 19 (1.32%) GitHub
18 18 (1.25%) Heroku
19 15 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
19 15 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 154 (10.66%) DNS
2 153 (10.60%) Firewall
3 120 (8.31%) WAN
4 85 (5.89%) DHCP
4 85 (5.89%) LAN
5 79 (5.47%) SAN
6 63 (4.36%) VPN
7 60 (4.16%) Skype
8 59 (4.09%) Internet
9 51 (3.53%) LDAP
10 46 (3.19%) PBX
11 38 (2.63%) Kerberos
12 37 (2.56%) TCP/IP
13 33 (2.29%) MPLS
14 29 (2.01%) PSTN
15 28 (1.94%) SSL
16 27 (1.87%) VoIP
17 24 (1.66%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (1.66%) NAS
17 24 (1.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 131 (9.07%) Apache Cassandra
3 112 (7.76%) MySQL
4 95 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 90 (6.23%) MongoDB
6 58 (4.02%) Big Data
7 48 (3.32%) Azure SQL Database
8 43 (2.98%) Hadoop
9 39 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
10 37 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
12 34 (2.35%) Relational Database
13 31 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (2.01%) Oracle Database
15 29 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (1.94%) DB2
17 26 (1.80%) CouchDB
18 24 (1.66%) Power BI
19 20 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 130 (9.00%) Jenkins
2 99 (6.86%) Git (software)
3 87 (6.02%) JIRA
4 66 (4.57%) Visual Studio
5 50 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 33 (2.29%) Gradle
7 33 (2.29%) gulp
7 33 (2.29%) Maven
8 29 (2.01%) TeamCity
9 26 (1.80%) Vagrant
10 22 (1.52%) Grunt
11 19 (1.32%) Bower
11 19 (1.32%) JUnit
12 18 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 18 (1.25%) Travis CI
12 18 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
13 17 (1.18%) CircleCI
13 17 (1.18%) IBM UrbanCode
14 16 (1.11%) Artifactory
General
1 254 (17.59%) Finance
2 91 (6.30%) Retail
3 51 (3.53%) Marketing
4 49 (3.39%) Banking
5 46 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.15%) Legal
7 26 (1.80%) Games
8 25 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.66%) Publishing
10 21 (1.45%) Law
11 19 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 17 (1.18%) Advertising
13 13 (0.90%) Electronics
14 12 (0.83%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.55%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.48%) Billing
17 5 (0.35%) Automotive
17 5 (0.35%) Back Office
17 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 396 (27.42%) Architect
2 261 (18.07%) Developer
3 168 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
4 154 (10.66%) Cloud Architect
5 153 (10.60%) Cloud Engineer
6 131 (9.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 100 (6.93%) DevOps Engineer
8 84 (5.82%) .NET Developer
9 71 (4.92%) Senior Developer
10 70 (4.85%) Azure Engineer
11 65 (4.50%) Consultant
12 60 (4.16%) Infrastructure Architect
13 59 (4.09%) Administrator
14 57 (3.95%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 55 (3.81%) Azure Architect
16 54 (3.74%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
17 51 (3.53%) Analyst
18 47 (3.25%) Senior .NET Developer
19 44 (3.05%) Technical Developer
20 42 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (17.45%) .NET
2 196 (13.57%) HTML
3 179 (12.40%) Web Services
4 166 (11.50%) AngularJS
5 165 (11.43%) CSS
6 149 (10.32%) Node.js
7 123 (8.52%) HTML5
8 110 (7.62%) ASP.NET
9 100 (6.93%) Middleware
10 86 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 75 (5.19%) WCF
12 69 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 66 (4.57%) REST
14 60 (4.16%) .NET Framework
15 55 (3.81%) JSON
16 46 (3.19%) RESTful
17 40 (2.77%) SAML
18 39 (2.70%) LAMP
19 38 (2.63%) React
20 37 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 185 (12.81%) Data Centre
2 120 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (6.58%) Public Cloud
4 85 (5.89%) Computer Science
5 80 (5.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 80 (5.54%) Private Cloud
6 68 (4.71%) User Experience
7 62 (4.29%) PKI
8 60 (4.16%) Management Information System
9 54 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
10 51 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
11 31 (2.15%) Mobile App
12 26 (1.80%) Virtual Team
13 22 (1.52%) Xbox
14 20 (1.39%) CMDB
14 20 (1.39%) PlayStation
14 20 (1.39%) Streaming Video
15 18 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
16 16 (1.11%) BYOD
17 15 (1.04%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 432 (29.92%) Windows
2 283 (19.60%) Linux
3 203 (14.06%) Windows Server
4 112 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 91 (6.30%) Unix
6 63 (4.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (3.05%) Android
9 42 (2.91%) Apple iOS
10 34 (2.35%) CentOS
11 25 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
12 21 (1.45%) Windows Phone
13 19 (1.32%) Solaris
14 18 (1.25%) Mac OS X
14 18 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (1.18%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.62%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.55%) Windows 10
18 5 (0.35%) AIX
18 5 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (25.76%) DevOps
3 199 (13.78%) ITIL
4 183 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
5 182 (12.60%) Open Source
6 175 (12.12%) Scrum
7 151 (10.46%) CRM
8 144 (9.97%) Microservices
9 138 (9.56%) Presales
10 134 (9.28%) Analytics
11 133 (9.21%) E-Commerce
12 131 (9.07%) TOGAF
13 129 (8.93%) TDD
14 125 (8.66%) Migration
15 123 (8.52%) SOA
16 119 (8.24%) MVC
17 109 (7.55%) ERP
18 106 (7.34%) Project Management
19 103 (7.13%) Continuous Improvement
20 99 (6.86%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 313 (21.68%) Java
2 309 (21.40%) SQL
3 232 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 225 (15.58%) Python
5 209 (14.47%) PowerShell
6 196 (13.57%) C#
7 128 (8.86%) PHP
8 94 (6.51%) Ruby
9 62 (4.29%) Bash Shell
10 59 (4.09%) Perl
11 52 (3.60%) Shell Script
12 25 (1.73%) Go
12 25 (1.73%) Scala
13 23 (1.59%) Objective-C
14 22 (1.52%) C++
15 21 (1.45%) C
16 18 (1.25%) Groovy
17 16 (1.11%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.55%) PL/SQL
19 7 (0.48%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 208 (14.40%) Degree
2 64 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (4.16%) Security Cleared
4 49 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 46 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 42 (2.91%) MCSE
7 31 (2.15%) ISEB
8 29 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (1.73%) MCSA
10 23 (1.59%) PMI Certification
11 20 (1.39%) PMP
12 14 (0.97%) CCIE
12 14 (0.97%) CCNP
13 13 (0.90%) CISSP
14 12 (0.83%) Master's Degree
15 11 (0.76%) CCNA
16 10 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (0.62%) ISTQB
18 8 (0.55%) CISM
19 7 (0.48%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.29%) QA
2 29 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (2.01%) SLA
3 9 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.55%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.35%) SSAE 16
6 4 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.14%) COBIT
7 2 (0.14%) GDPR
7 2 (0.14%) PMO
8 1 (0.069%) GCP
8 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 256 (17.73%) Active Directory
2 201 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (12.33%) Docker
4 164 (11.36%) Hyper-V
5 89 (6.16%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (2.22%) vSphere
7 26 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (1.11%) Terminal Services
9 12 (0.83%) vCloud
10 11 (0.76%) XenApp
11 9 (0.62%) Dovecot
11 9 (0.62%) HDFS
11 9 (0.62%) Postfix
12 5 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.21%) NFS
14 3 (0.21%) Xen
14 3 (0.21%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 209 (14.47%) Puppet
2 169 (11.70%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (8.17%) Ansible
4 80 (5.54%) Kubernetes
5 73 (5.06%) SCOM
6 52 (3.60%) SCCM
7 29 (2.01%) Terraform
8 24 (1.66%) SCVMM
9 18 (1.25%) WSUS
10 16 (1.11%) Control-M
11 13 (0.90%) Mesos
12 12 (0.83%) Nagios
13 11 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (0.62%) BladeLogic
14 9 (0.62%) Rundeck
15 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
16 7 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
16 7 (0.48%) EdgeSight
16 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
16 7 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 579 (40.10%) Microsoft
2 252 (17.45%) VMware
3 229 (15.86%) Oracle
4 164 (11.36%) IBM
5 143 (9.90%) Google
6 96 (6.65%) Cisco
7 83 (5.75%) Red Hat
8 78 (5.40%) hybris
9 76 (5.26%) ATG
9 76 (5.26%) Demandware
10 55 (3.81%) Citrix
11 46 (3.19%) SAP
12 45 (3.12%) Cognizant
12 45 (3.12%) Splunk
13 43 (2.98%) HP
14 39 (2.70%) CheckPoint
15 37 (2.56%) BMC
16 35 (2.42%) EMC
16 35 (2.42%) NetApp
17 34 (2.35%) CA
London
Empiric
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £49000 - £74000 per annum + Bens, Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum with competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Computer People
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Medical
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £74000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47400.00 - £57999.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47400.00 - £57999.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Innodigital
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28450.00 - £33249.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum +BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago