The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Packager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Packager in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packager
Rank - 949 916
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Packager 0 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.001% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 19
Average salary - £51,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +71.66%
UK excluding London average salary - - £30,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Packager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Packager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Packager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Packager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Packager within the UK.

Software Packager Salary Trend in the UK

Software Packager
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Packager in their job title 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 with Software Packager in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy

Software Packager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Packager in their job title 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 with Software Packager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy