The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 26 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.13% 0.74% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 1.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Sage
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 186 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 39.25% 68.38% 61.46%
Number of salaries quoted 61 152 141
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,300 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Sage
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Sage Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Sage
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Sage 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 Sage.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (100.00%) Degree

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Sage 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 Sage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft