The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank 161 - 155
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% - 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% - 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
Software Packaging
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1198 1397 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.93% 37.40% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 741 927 774
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Packaging
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Packaging within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Glasgow - 1 £35,000 -
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) Software Distribution
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) MSI
3 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (20.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
1 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (20.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix