The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 228 212 224
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sage 35 45 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.21% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 46
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £25,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3814 3725 4066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.83% 48.75% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3167 3143 3456
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sage
England

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sage
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Sage Salary Trend in the East of England

Sage
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in the East of England

Sage
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Essex +14 20 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hertfordshire -21 10 £34,500 +30.18%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £35,000 +5.26% 2
Suffolk -1 2 £38,750 -3.12%
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 28 (45.16%) Sage 200
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 17 (27.42%) Finance
4 15 (24.19%) .NET
4 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
5 14 (22.58%) C#
5 14 (22.58%) ERP
6 13 (20.97%) Advertising
7 11 (17.74%) Windows
8 9 (14.52%) SAP
9 8 (12.90%) PHP
9 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
9 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
10 7 (11.29%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (11.29%) Oracle
10 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
11 6 (9.68%) jQuery
11 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (9.68%) Project Management
11 6 (9.68%) MS Office
11 6 (9.68%) XML
11 6 (9.68%) HTML
11 6 (9.68%) MySQL
11 6 (9.68%) Ajax
12 5 (8.06%) LAMP
12 5 (8.06%) Marketing
12 5 (8.06%) WCF
12 5 (8.06%) Symfony
12 5 (8.06%) Zend

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (45.16%) Sage 200
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (8.06%) Agresso
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (4.84%) SalesLogix
4 3 (4.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (4.84%) Pegasus Opera
5 2 (3.23%) Magento
6 1 (1.61%) Sage 50
6 1 (1.61%) Sage 1000
6 1 (1.61%) Sage BI
6 1 (1.61%) SAP Business One
6 1 (1.61%) Line 500
6 1 (1.61%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) VoIP
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.84%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Advertising
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
3 5 (8.06%) General Ledger
4 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.84%) Back Office
6 2 (3.23%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Sage Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Applications Support
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) DBA
7 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) jQuery
2 6 (9.68%) XML
2 6 (9.68%) HTML
2 6 (9.68%) Ajax
3 5 (8.06%) LAMP
3 5 (8.06%) WCF
3 5 (8.06%) Symfony
3 5 (8.06%) CakePHP
4 4 (6.45%) XHTML
4 4 (6.45%) ADO.NET
4 4 (6.45%) WPF
5 3 (4.84%) Web Services
6 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.61%) HTML5
7 1 (1.61%) JSON
7 1 (1.61%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (1.61%) COM
7 1 (1.61%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (3.23%) Kindle
1 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) ERP
2 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.68%) Project Management
4 5 (8.06%) CRM
4 5 (8.06%) Cash Management
5 4 (6.45%) MVVM
5 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.45%) MVC
6 3 (4.84%) Migration
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.23%) Time Management
7 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.23%) Data Analytics
7 2 (3.23%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.23%) Analytics
8 1 (1.61%) OO PHP
8 1 (1.61%) Web Development
8 1 (1.61%) Content Management
8 1 (1.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) SQL
2 14 (22.58%) C#
3 8 (12.90%) PHP
3 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
4 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.23%) VBA
8 1 (1.61%) VBScript
8 1 (1.61%) Java
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) MBCS
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) SAP
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Zend
4 4 (6.45%) Pegasus
5 2 (3.23%) McAfee
5 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.23%) CODA
5 2 (3.23%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.61%) Siebel
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