The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 60 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Packaging 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.19% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.18% 0.64% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +60.71%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £34,357 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.06% -1.83%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
383 312 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.47% 47.85% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 314 282 210
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Packaging
West Midlands

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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Packaging within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 8 £32,500 -3.70%
Software Packaging
West Midlands

Software Packaging
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
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 24 July 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%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
1 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 11 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 11 (50.00%) Release Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Applications Packager
3 4 (18.18%) Software Packager
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Release 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) OOP
1 11 (50.00%) OO
1 11 (50.00%) Web Development
1 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Change Control
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
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