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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 115 124 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Sage 12 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 0.19% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.33% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 14
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
1138 1199 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.76% 56.05% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1072 769
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) SAP
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) CIMA
4 6 (37.50%) ACCA
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Sun
4 6 (37.50%) Exchequer
4 6 (37.50%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Business One
5 3 (18.75%) Sage 200
5 3 (18.75%) Sage 50
5 3 (18.75%) Pegasus
5 3 (18.75%) Pegasus Opera
5 3 (18.75%) CODA
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) MCITP
7 1 (6.25%) Sage 1000
7 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) CCENT
7 1 (6.25%) Law
7 1 (6.25%) MCDST

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (37.50%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (37.50%) Exchequer
3 3 (18.75%) Pegasus Opera
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Business One
3 3 (18.75%) Sage 200
3 3 (18.75%) Sage 50
4 1 (6.25%) Sage 1000
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (6.25%) Agresso
4 1 (6.25%) Lawson
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Software Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ACCA
1 6 (37.50%) CIMA
2 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCDST
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) CCENT
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (18.75%) Pegasus
3 3 (18.75%) CODA
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago