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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 122 129 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Sage 3 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.18% 0.27% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.74% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 14
Median salary £34,000 £33,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -20.88%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +7.24%
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
651 677 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.05% 36.01% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 573 596 629
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
2 1 (33.33%) ERP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Database Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft