The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank - 57 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 1.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Packaging
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
329 266 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.25% 41.43% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 283 229 202
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £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 Staffordshire

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

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Software Packaging
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Packaging Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Software Packaging
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (50.00%) VB
2 11 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 11 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) OOP
2 11 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (50.00%) Ajax
2 11 (50.00%) Web Development
2 11 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 11 (50.00%) jQuery
2 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 11 (50.00%) VB6
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) Ruby
3 6 (27.27%) Change Control
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 6 (27.27%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) Remedy
3 6 (27.27%) T-SQL

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
1 11 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 11 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
1 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 11 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Applications Packager
3 4 (18.18%) Software Packager
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Release Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
1 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) Ajax
1 11 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 11 (50.00%) jQuery
1 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) OOP
1 11 (50.00%) OO
1 11 (50.00%) Migration
1 11 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (27.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) VB
2 11 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 11 (50.00%) VB6
3 6 (27.27%) Ruby
3 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 6 (27.27%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Remedy