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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 67 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.15% - 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.32% -5.62%

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
280 447 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.11% 54.38% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 238 412 414
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,850 £70,000 £64,825
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 15 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 1000
2 1 (33.33%) Infor
2 1 (33.33%) Epicor
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) CRM

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 1000
2 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200 Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Sage Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Epicor
1 1 (33.33%) Infor
1 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
1 1 (33.33%) SAP