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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 159 - 165
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% - 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £31,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.72% -33.15%
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
1098 1163 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.82% 38.13% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 712 818 882
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016. 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
Renfrewshire - 2 £45,000 -
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas File System
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Packager
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas File System
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft