The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank - - 80
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Sage
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
446 597 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.85% 51.55% 60.75%
Number of salaries quoted 393 505 572
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Sage Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Sage
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Trainer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft