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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 28 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.05% 0.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.08% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
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
98 55 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 74.81% 34.38% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 85 52 79
Average salary £46,250 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Pegasus
1 3 (50.00%) Pegasus Opera
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Kindle
1 3 (50.00%) Sage 200
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Pegasus Opera
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
1 3 (50.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Account Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Kindle
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Pegasus