The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank - 31 22
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 1.24% 5.17%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.17% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £32,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.58%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Sage
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 92 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 57.23% 57.14% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88 78 48
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% +69.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,005 £32,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Sage
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Sage Salary Trend in Colchester

Sage
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft