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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 115 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 12 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.52% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.11% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 5
Average salary £52,500 £24,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.75% -54.28%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -1.40%
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
1004 900 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.24% 47.12% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 821 786 921
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

Sage Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (62.50%) ERP
2 8 (50.00%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Infor
5 5 (31.25%) SAP Business One
5 5 (31.25%) Sage ERP X3
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Epicor
6 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (25.00%) Sage 200
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
8 2 (12.50%) Agresso
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) MS Office
8 2 (12.50%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.25%) Oneserve
9 1 (6.25%) Sage CRM
9 1 (6.25%) PayPal

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Business One
1 5 (31.25%) Sage ERP X3
2 4 (25.00%) Sage 200
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (12.50%) Agresso
4 1 (6.25%) Movex
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (6.25%) SAP CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Line 500
4 1 (6.25%) Sage 1000
4 1 (6.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (6.25%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) ERP Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Sage Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IFS Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
1 8 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Infor
3 4 (25.00%) Epicor
4 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (6.25%) Amdocs
5 1 (6.25%) Lagan
5 1 (6.25%) Northgate
5 1 (6.25%) Civica
5 1 (6.25%) Orchard
5 1 (6.25%) FrontRange
5 1 (6.25%) Oneserve
5 1 (6.25%) PayPal
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + car allow + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance/Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago