The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Packager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Packager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packager
Rank 195 195 187
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Packager 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.040% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.042% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -19.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4705 4769 4500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 95.17% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3925 3995 3874
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Packager
England

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Packager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Packager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the West Midlands region.

Applications Packager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Packager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Applications Packager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Applications Packager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Packager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 £30,000 -
Staffordshire -11 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Applications Packager
England

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Applications 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 Applications Packager in their job title.

1 18 (94.74%) SCCM
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) MSI
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
4 10 (52.63%) InstallShield
4 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
4 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) VB
6 6 (31.58%) Application Packaging
7 5 (26.32%) Handset
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (26.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (21.05%) Wise Package Studio
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Legal
10 2 (10.53%) Retail
10 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
10 2 (10.53%) Workflow
10 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
11 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (5.26%) OCX
11 1 (5.26%) VBScript
11 1 (5.26%) Citrix
11 1 (5.26%) AppSense
11 1 (5.26%) Migration

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Applications 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 Applications Packager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MSI
2 10 (52.63%) InstallShield
3 4 (21.05%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.26%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Handset
2 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
2 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Workflow
1 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
1 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (94.74%) SCCM
2 5 (26.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) AppSense
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix