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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 437 556
Rank change year-on-year +99 +119  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 811 659 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.91% 0.67% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.38% 5.61% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 646 492 348
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -  

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 15075 11757 9638
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.97% 11.92% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12486 9986 7791
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the UK

PaaS
Top 30 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 22 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 +97 777 £60,000 -7.69% 89
London +91 392 £67,500 -3.57% 43
South East +68 162 £58,750 +6.81% 19
West Midlands +35 64 £47,500 -17.39% 6
Yorkshire +23 54 £50,000 -11.50% 2
City of London +4 51 £74,000 +2.06% 9
Berkshire +44 42 £65,000 +36.84% 4
Hampshire +34 42 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East of England +19 40 £48,250 -24.60% 7
North West -34 31 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Surrey +29 28 £67,500 +3.84%
Birmingham +10 28 £46,250 -26.00% 1
Oxfordshire +37 27 £57,500 +17.94% 2
West Yorkshire +8 27 £57,250 +1.32% 1
South West +7 25 £52,500 +10.52% 6
North Yorkshire - 23 £50,000 - 1
Oxford +21 20 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Leeds +4 20 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Essex +14 19 £50,000 -21.87% 3
Staines +19 18 £70,000 -22.22%
Hertfordshire +9 18 £42,500 -46.87%
Bristol -13 17 £52,750 -27.24% 3
Maidenhead +21 16 £60,000 - 3
Reading +22 15 £65,000 +33.33%
Watford -3 15 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 15 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire -22 14 £46,875 +6.53% 1
Chelmsford - 14 £50,000 - 1
Westminster -3 13 £85,000 -
Middlesbrough - 13 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 889 (62.52%) IaaS
2 705 (49.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 672 (47.26%) SaaS
4 575 (40.44%) Microsoft
5 524 (36.85%) Amazon AWS
6 466 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
7 430 (30.24%) Windows
8 357 (25.11%) DevOps
9 306 (21.52%) SQL
10 303 (21.31%) Java
11 280 (19.69%) Linux
12 259 (18.21%) SQL Server
13 255 (17.93%) VMware
14 253 (17.79%) Finance
15 251 (17.65%) Active Directory
16 246 (17.30%) .NET
17 238 (16.74%) Oracle
18 224 (15.75%) JavaScript
19 218 (15.33%) Python
20 210 (14.77%) PowerShell
21 206 (14.49%) Degree
22 205 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
22 205 (14.42%) ITIL
23 204 (14.35%) Windows Server
24 194 (13.64%) Puppet
25 192 (13.50%) HTML
26 187 (13.15%) C#
27 186 (13.08%) Data Centre
28 181 (12.73%) Open Source
29 180 (12.66%) Office 365

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
1 106 (7.45%) WebSphere
2 99 (6.96%) SharePoint
3 89 (6.26%) CMS
4 79 (5.56%) Apache Solr
5 68 (4.78%) Cloud Foundry
6 67 (4.71%) Skype for Business
7 64 (4.50%) Tomcat
8 57 (4.01%) MS Exchange
9 54 (3.80%) Apache
10 53 (3.73%) OpenStack
11 49 (3.45%) IIS
12 39 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 36 (2.53%) WebLogic
14 34 (2.39%) JBoss
15 27 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
16 26 (1.83%) Confluence
17 23 (1.62%) nginx
18 19 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
19 16 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (1.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 25 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.070%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.49%) 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
7 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.070%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.070%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.070%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.070%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 889 (62.52%) IaaS
2 705 (49.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 672 (47.26%) SaaS
4 524 (36.85%) Amazon AWS
5 180 (12.66%) Office 365
6 66 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
7 59 (4.15%) Azure Active Directory
8 55 (3.87%) OpenShift
9 53 (3.73%) Google Analytics
10 52 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 51 (3.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 37 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
13 36 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
13 36 (2.53%) IBM Cloud
14 30 (2.11%) Bluemix
15 25 (1.76%) Amazon S3
16 18 (1.27%) Heroku
17 17 (1.20%) GitHub
18 15 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
18 15 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 153 (10.76%) DNS
2 151 (10.62%) Firewall
3 114 (8.02%) WAN
4 84 (5.91%) DHCP
4 84 (5.91%) LAN
5 75 (5.27%) SAN
6 61 (4.29%) Skype
7 58 (4.08%) VPN
8 56 (3.94%) Internet
9 52 (3.66%) LDAP
10 46 (3.23%) PBX
11 39 (2.74%) Kerberos
12 36 (2.53%) TCP/IP
13 31 (2.18%) MPLS
14 30 (2.11%) PSTN
15 26 (1.83%) VoIP
16 25 (1.76%) SSL
17 24 (1.69%) Network Security
18 23 (1.62%) NAS
19 22 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (18.21%) SQL Server
2 128 (9.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 114 (8.02%) MySQL
4 92 (6.47%) NoSQL
5 83 (5.84%) MongoDB
6 55 (3.87%) Big Data
7 46 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 42 (2.95%) Hadoop
9 39 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
10 36 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (2.32%) Relational Database
12 31 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (2.18%) DB2
12 31 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 30 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 28 (1.97%) Oracle Database
15 23 (1.62%) CouchDB
15 23 (1.62%) Power BI
16 19 (1.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 120 (8.44%) Jenkins
2 94 (6.61%) Git (software)
3 85 (5.98%) JIRA
4 65 (4.57%) Visual Studio
5 50 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (2.18%) Gradle
7 31 (2.18%) gulp
8 29 (2.04%) Maven
9 28 (1.97%) TeamCity
10 27 (1.90%) Vagrant
11 22 (1.55%) Grunt
12 19 (1.34%) Bower
13 18 (1.27%) JUnit
13 18 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
14 16 (1.13%) Artifactory
14 16 (1.13%) Travis CI
15 15 (1.05%) CircleCI
15 15 (1.05%) jspm
General
1 253 (17.79%) Finance
2 90 (6.33%) Retail
3 54 (3.80%) Marketing
4 49 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 47 (3.31%) Banking
6 31 (2.18%) Legal
7 27 (1.90%) Publishing
8 26 (1.83%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.62%) Games
10 19 (1.34%) Investment Banking
11 18 (1.27%) Law
12 15 (1.05%) Advertising
13 12 (0.84%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.77%) Electronics
15 7 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.35%) Back Office
16 5 (0.35%) Billing
16 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
18 3 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 386 (27.14%) Architect
2 254 (17.86%) Developer
3 168 (11.81%) Solutions Architect
4 151 (10.62%) Cloud Engineer
5 147 (10.34%) Cloud Architect
6 127 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 97 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 82 (5.77%) .NET Developer
9 68 (4.78%) Azure Engineer
9 68 (4.78%) Senior Developer
10 64 (4.50%) Consultant
11 59 (4.15%) Administrator
12 58 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
13 55 (3.87%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 53 (3.73%) Azure Architect
15 51 (3.59%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
16 49 (3.45%) Analyst
17 46 (3.23%) Technical Developer
18 45 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
19 43 (3.02%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (17.30%) .NET
2 192 (13.50%) HTML
3 179 (12.59%) Web Services
4 160 (11.25%) CSS
5 158 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 145 (10.20%) Node.js
7 120 (8.44%) HTML5
8 106 (7.45%) ASP.NET
9 101 (7.10%) Middleware
10 82 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 74 (5.20%) WCF
12 65 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 64 (4.50%) REST
14 59 (4.15%) .NET Framework
15 52 (3.66%) JSON
16 42 (2.95%) RESTful
17 40 (2.81%) LAMP
18 38 (2.67%) SAML
19 35 (2.46%) React
19 35 (2.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 186 (13.08%) Data Centre
2 123 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (6.26%) Public Cloud
4 86 (6.05%) Computer Science
5 83 (5.84%) Hybrid Cloud
6 79 (5.56%) Private Cloud
7 64 (4.50%) User Experience
8 59 (4.15%) Management Information System
8 59 (4.15%) PKI
9 50 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
10 49 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
11 30 (2.11%) Mobile App
12 27 (1.90%) Virtual Team
13 23 (1.62%) CMDB
14 21 (1.48%) Xbox
15 19 (1.34%) PlayStation
15 19 (1.34%) Streaming Video
16 17 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
17 15 (1.05%) Clustering
17 15 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 430 (30.24%) Windows
2 280 (19.69%) Linux
3 204 (14.35%) Windows Server
4 110 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 95 (6.68%) Unix
6 62 (4.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 47 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (2.81%) Android
9 38 (2.67%) Apple iOS
10 31 (2.18%) CentOS
11 24 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
12 20 (1.41%) Windows Phone
13 18 (1.27%) Mac OS X
14 17 (1.20%) Solaris
14 17 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (1.13%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.63%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.56%) Windows 10
18 5 (0.35%) AIX
19 4 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (25.11%) DevOps
3 205 (14.42%) ITIL
4 181 (12.73%) Open Source
5 176 (12.38%) Scrum
6 168 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
7 156 (10.97%) CRM
8 140 (9.85%) Presales
9 138 (9.70%) Microservices
10 136 (9.56%) Analytics
11 134 (9.42%) E-Commerce
11 134 (9.42%) TOGAF
12 123 (8.65%) SOA
13 120 (8.44%) Migration
14 116 (8.16%) TDD
15 113 (7.95%) MVC
16 110 (7.74%) ERP
17 108 (7.59%) Project Management
18 105 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 98 (6.89%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 306 (21.52%) SQL
2 303 (21.31%) Java
3 224 (15.75%) JavaScript
4 218 (15.33%) Python
5 210 (14.77%) PowerShell
6 187 (13.15%) C#
7 125 (8.79%) PHP
8 91 (6.40%) Ruby
9 61 (4.29%) Bash Shell
10 60 (4.22%) Perl
11 49 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 26 (1.83%) Scala
13 25 (1.76%) Go
14 22 (1.55%) Objective-C
15 20 (1.41%) C
15 20 (1.41%) C++
16 17 (1.20%) T-SQL
17 16 (1.13%) Groovy
18 9 (0.63%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.56%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 206 (14.49%) Degree
2 63 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 49 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 47 (3.31%) SC Cleared
6 40 (2.81%) MCSE
7 33 (2.32%) ISEB
8 29 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (1.83%) PMI Certification
10 24 (1.69%) MCSA
11 23 (1.62%) PMP
12 14 (0.98%) CCIE
12 14 (0.98%) CCNP
13 13 (0.91%) CISSP
14 12 (0.84%) Master's Degree
15 11 (0.77%) CCNA
15 11 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.56%) CISM
16 8 (0.56%) ISTQB
17 7 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.39%) QA
2 30 (2.11%) SLA
3 29 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.35%) SSAE 16
8 4 (0.28%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.14%) COBIT
9 2 (0.14%) GDPR
9 2 (0.14%) PMO
10 1 (0.070%) GCP
10 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 251 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 205 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 172 (12.10%) Docker
4 165 (11.60%) Hyper-V
5 89 (6.26%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (2.25%) vSphere
7 28 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.05%) Terminal Services
9 13 (0.91%) vCloud
10 11 (0.77%) XenApp
11 9 (0.63%) Dovecot
11 9 (0.63%) HDFS
11 9 (0.63%) Postfix
12 5 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.28%) Xen
14 3 (0.21%) NFS
14 3 (0.21%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.14%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 194 (13.64%) Puppet
2 161 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (7.67%) Ansible
4 75 (5.27%) Kubernetes
5 74 (5.20%) SCOM
6 54 (3.80%) SCCM
7 27 (1.90%) SCVMM
7 27 (1.90%) Terraform
8 16 (1.13%) WSUS
9 15 (1.05%) Control-M
10 12 (0.84%) Mesos
11 11 (0.77%) Nagios
11 11 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (0.63%) BladeLogic
12 9 (0.63%) Rundeck
13 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
14 7 (0.49%) EdgeSight
14 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
15 6 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 575 (40.44%) Microsoft
2 255 (17.93%) VMware
3 238 (16.74%) Oracle
4 162 (11.39%) IBM
5 142 (9.99%) Google
6 99 (6.96%) Cisco
7 79 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 78 (5.49%) hybris
9 76 (5.34%) ATG
9 76 (5.34%) Demandware
10 59 (4.15%) Citrix
11 45 (3.16%) HP
12 44 (3.09%) Cognizant
12 44 (3.09%) SAP
13 41 (2.88%) BMC
13 41 (2.88%) CheckPoint
13 41 (2.88%) Splunk
14 38 (2.67%) EMC
14 38 (2.67%) NetApp
15 34 (2.39%) CA
London
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Flex benefits + Great work place
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £115000 - £135000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
keytree
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 85k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum , good benefits inc. share scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago