Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 103 124
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21 -16
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 16 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.84% 1.69% 1.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.94% 9.25% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 32
Wales median annual salary £58,000 £36,375 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.45% -22.61% -1.05%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £49,750 £74,250
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +4.17%

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 406 389 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.21% 18.31% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 345 355 225
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,100 £57,946 £58,750
UK median annual salary £54,055 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% - +5.26%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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 -6 16 £58,000 +65.71% 2
PaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 12 (75.00%) IaaS
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Ruby
6 5 (31.25%) JSON
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) User Experience
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) JPA
6 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
7 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
7 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (25.00%) YAML
7 4 (25.00%) Android

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Liferay
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) IaaS
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (25.00%) SaaS
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (12.50%) Ingres
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (6.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Maven
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
3 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (6.25%) RSpec
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Azure DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 4 (25.00%) AWS Architect
3 4 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Azure Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Database Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
1 5 (31.25%) JPA
1 5 (31.25%) JSON
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) Java EE
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) OSGi
2 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (25.00%) YAML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) pytest
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Native
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Android Development
4 4 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Go
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) R
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) HDFS
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (12.50%) HAProxy
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Kibana
3 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Actian
4 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
5 1 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (6.25%) VMware