Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 112 121
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 -24
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 20 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.14% 1.71% 1.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.43% 8.59% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 25
Wales median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +9.59% -22.34%
10th Percentile £35,250 £30,500 £28,300
90th Percentile £56,000 £55,349 £47,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £55,250
% change year-on-year +3.85% +17.65% -4.59%

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 451 384 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.60% 19.92% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 375 319 284
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,749 £21,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,349 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Wales

PaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Wales

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Wales over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Wales

PaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 March 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
South Wales -16 14 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Mid Wales - 6 - -
PaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 16 (80.00%) IaaS
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Service Management
5 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) SaaS
5 7 (35.00%) User Experience
6 6 (30.00%) Proactive Management
6 6 (30.00%) Decision-Making
6 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) MCSA
6 6 (30.00%) ITSM
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (30.00%) SLA
7 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) Cosmos DB

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 16 (80.00%) IaaS
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (35.00%) SaaS
4 3 (15.00%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.00%) Cloudant
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) CGI
3 1 (5.00%) Drools
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) JPA
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (35.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) AIX
2 2 (10.00%) CentOS
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) Decision-Making
4 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (30.00%) ITSM
4 6 (30.00%) Proactive Management
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) IT Strategy
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) Change Control
7 3 (15.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (10.00%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
1 6 (30.00%) MCSA
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Talend