The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 116 87 106
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Permanent jobs citing Sage 4 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 1.21% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 2.05% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 8
Average salary £58,750 £26,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.96% -26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £23,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Sage
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
887 925 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.55% 58.88% 55.75%
Number of salaries quoted 815 790 780
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Sage
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Sage Salary Trend in Birmingham

Sage
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Sage Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) MCDST
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) CCENT
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (12.50%) Exchequer
4 1 (12.50%) Agresso

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (12.50%) Exchequer
1 1 (12.50%) Agresso
1 1 (12.50%) SalesLogix
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Business One
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Sage Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCDST
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) CCENT
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago