Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 120 136
Rank change year-on-year +32 +16 -29
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 53 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.58% 1.27% 0.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.13% 13.69% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 18
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -20.56% +25.88%
10th Percentile £29,650 £31,850 £34,750
90th Percentile £55,349 £56,550 £58,750
UK median annual salary £64,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.30% - +4.55%

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 437 241 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.29% 9.29% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 398 190 162
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,875 £58,400
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +47 51 £36,937 -13.09% 2
West Wales - 2 £40,000 -
PaaS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 31 (58.49%) IaaS
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (52.83%) SaaS
4 25 (47.17%) SQL
5 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
6 21 (39.62%) Java
7 20 (37.74%) Node.js
8 19 (35.85%) DevOps
9 18 (33.96%) CSS
10 16 (30.19%) NoSQL
10 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (28.30%) R
11 15 (28.30%) CSS3
11 15 (28.30%) Go
11 15 (28.30%) Apache Spark
11 15 (28.30%) Python
11 15 (28.30%) Ruby
11 15 (28.30%) Ruby on Rails
11 15 (28.30%) Django
11 15 (28.30%) Scala
11 15 (28.30%) Hadoop
12 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
12 14 (26.42%) TDD
13 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
14 11 (20.75%) HTML
14 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
14 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (20.75%) Coaching
15 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (18.87%) HTML5

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 15 (28.30%) Apache Spark
2 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) Liferay
3 2 (3.77%) SAS
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 31 (58.49%) IaaS
2 28 (52.83%) SaaS
3 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (9.43%) Bluemix
5 5 (9.43%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (3.77%) G Suite
6 2 (3.77%) Office 365
7 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Wireshark
2 3 (5.66%) DNS
2 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.77%) DHCP
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) NoSQL
2 15 (28.30%) Hadoop
3 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) Big Data
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.89%) DTS
6 1 (1.89%) Ingres
6 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Maven
1 5 (9.43%) Moq
1 5 (9.43%) MSTest
1 5 (9.43%) NUnit
1 5 (9.43%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) JUnit
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
2 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
2 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Lead Developer
4 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.77%) Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) Node.js
2 18 (33.96%) CSS
3 15 (28.30%) CSS3
3 15 (28.30%) Django
3 15 (28.30%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (20.75%) HTML
5 10 (18.87%) HTML5
6 7 (13.21%) .NET
6 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
7 6 (11.32%) JPA
7 6 (11.32%) Spring
8 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (9.43%) Java EE
8 5 (9.43%) jQuery
8 5 (9.43%) Spring MVC
8 5 (9.43%) WCF
8 5 (9.43%) XML
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.77%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) Fintech
1 5 (9.43%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.77%) PKI
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Android
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) Unix
4 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.77%) AIX
5 2 (3.77%) VMS
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) DevOps
3 14 (26.42%) TDD
3 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
4 11 (20.75%) Coaching
4 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
7 7 (13.21%) BDD
7 7 (13.21%) MVC
7 7 (13.21%) Release Management
8 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
8 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
8 6 (11.32%) Web Development
9 5 (9.43%) OOD
9 5 (9.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) Java
4 15 (28.30%) Go
4 15 (28.30%) Python
4 15 (28.30%) R
4 15 (28.30%) Ruby
4 15 (28.30%) Scala
5 9 (16.98%) C#
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) GDPR
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.32%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.77%) SCCM
5 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Splunk
3 5 (9.43%) AppDynamics
3 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco
3 5 (9.43%) F5
3 5 (9.43%) Juniper
3 5 (9.43%) Vyatta
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) SAP
5 2 (3.77%) Google
5 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.89%) Actian
6 1 (1.89%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.89%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) Talend