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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 112 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sage 5 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.96% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 1.75% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 7
Average salary £58,750 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.96% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £25,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £29,000 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
769 798 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.29% 54.92% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 683 685 732
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Agresso
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SalesLogix
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Magento

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (28.57%) Agresso
2 1 (14.29%) SalesLogix
2 1 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (14.29%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Sage Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
1 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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