The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 136 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% 0.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Packaging
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
600 707 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.85% 30.40% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 525 618 786
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in Reading

Software Packaging
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview