The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 135 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.053% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £40,000 £34,357
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.42%
Software Packaging
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
919 675 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 48.94% 37.11% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 814 572 697
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the Bristol region.

Software Packaging Salary Trend in Bristol

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Software Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Packaging.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Software Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware