The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 117 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sage 12 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.62% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 1.43% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 11
Average salary £22,500 £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.68% +42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Sage
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
691 770 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.58% 43.40% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 571 614 570
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Sage
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Sage Salary Trend in Bristol

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (57.14%) ERP
2 12 (42.86%) CRM
3 11 (39.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (35.71%) Ajax
4 10 (35.71%) jQuery
4 10 (35.71%) Umbraco
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (35.71%) HTML5
4 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 10 (35.71%) CSS3
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (35.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
4 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (35.71%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) Pegasus
6 2 (7.14%) Exchequer
6 2 (7.14%) Advertising
6 2 (7.14%) Sage 200
7 1 (3.57%) Sage 50
7 1 (3.57%) Ceridian
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (3.57%) ResourceLink
7 1 (3.57%) Marketing

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 10 (35.71%) Umbraco
1 10 (35.71%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Exchequer
2 2 (7.14%) Sage 200
3 1 (3.57%) Sage 50
3 1 (3.57%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (3.57%) Agresso
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (3.57%) ResourceLink
3 1 (3.57%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
1 14 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 14 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 14 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 14 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 14 (50.00%) Help Desk Advisor
2 10 (35.71%) SharePoint Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Developer
3 1 (3.57%) Administrator
3 1 (3.57%) Operations Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (3.57%) Software Consultant
3 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
3 1 (3.57%) Consultant
3 1 (3.57%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
1 10 (35.71%) Ajax
1 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
1 10 (35.71%) jQuery
1 10 (35.71%) HTML5
1 10 (35.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ERP
2 12 (42.86%) CRM
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Practice Management
3 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
3 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Pegasus
3 1 (3.57%) CODA
3 1 (3.57%) Ceridian
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) SAP