The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 70 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.33% 0.81% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Coventry region.

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
326 263 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 54.33% 53.56% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 301 215 209
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Sage
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Sage Salary Trend in Coventry

Sage
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Line 500
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) CRM

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (33.33%) Line 500
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Sage Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) VMware