The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 78 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.57% 0.64% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
333 241 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 47.71% 38.31% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 259 194 235
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Sage
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Sage Salary Trend in Dorset

Sage
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in Dorset

Sage
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -1 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Bournemouth - 2 £48,750 -
Sage
South West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (71.43%) ERP
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (42.86%) GoldMine
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) SalesLogix
5 4 (28.57%) PHP5
5 4 (28.57%) PHP4
5 4 (28.57%) B2B
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) MongoDB

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (21.43%) SugarCRM
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (42.86%) GoldMine
2 4 (28.57%) SalesLogix
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (21.43%) Exchequer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) CRM Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Software Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 4 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ERP
2 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
4 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PHP
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PHP5
2 4 (28.57%) PHP4
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) AAT
1 1 (7.14%) ACCA
1 1 (7.14%) CIMA
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) JD Edwards
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Epicor
2 3 (21.43%) Pegasus
3 1 (7.14%) Infor
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Baan
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix