The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 500
Rank 861 877 854
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 16 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.001% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.013% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 20
Average salary £44,500 £55,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.09% +43.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.11%
Line 500
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8181 7936 8512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.76% 7.67% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6513 6319 6944
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Line 500
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the England region.

Line 500 Salary Trend in England

Line 500
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line 500 across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Line 500 Salary Histogram in England

Line 500
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 500 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
West Midlands - 8 £45,000 -
London - 5 £40,000 -
North West - 1 - -
South East - 1 £40,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Line 500
UK

Line 500
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Line 500 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 Line 500.

1 41 (100.00%) Sage
2 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
3 20 (48.78%) MS Office
4 19 (46.34%) Finance
5 17 (41.46%) Visual Studio
6 16 (39.02%) CRM
6 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
7 15 (36.59%) Windows
8 14 (34.15%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (34.15%) ERP
8 14 (34.15%) Sage 1000
9 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
9 13 (31.71%) SQL
10 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio Team System
10 11 (26.83%) Manufacturing
10 11 (26.83%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (24.39%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (24.39%) VB
11 10 (24.39%) HTML
11 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
11 10 (24.39%) VBA
11 10 (24.39%) .NET
11 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
11 10 (24.39%) XML
11 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
12 9 (21.95%) Infragistics
12 9 (21.95%) NetAdvantage
12 9 (21.95%) C#
12 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
12 9 (21.95%) VB6

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Line 500 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 Line 500. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
1 10 (24.39%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (17.07%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
4 5 (12.20%) IIS
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) MS Office
2 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Sage 1000
2 11 (26.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (17.07%) Sage 200
4 2 (4.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.44%) Exchequer
5 1 (2.44%) Lawson
5 1 (2.44%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LAN
1 5 (12.20%) WAN
1 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (34.15%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (7.32%) Big Data
4 2 (4.88%) Informix
4 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) QlikView
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Visual Studio
2 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (21.95%) LLBLGen Pro
3 9 (21.95%) NetAdvantage
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Manufacturing
3 8 (19.51%) Marketing
4 7 (17.07%) Advertising
5 3 (7.32%) Electronics
6 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Software Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Support Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) IT Support
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Sage Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) ERP Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) HTML
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
1 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
1 10 (24.39%) XML
2 9 (21.95%) WPF
2 9 (21.95%) WF
2 9 (21.95%) Silverlight
2 9 (21.95%) LINQ
2 9 (21.95%) WinForms
3 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.32%) OLE DB
4 3 (7.32%) ODBC
5 1 (2.44%) EDI
5 1 (2.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.32%) Android
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
5 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) CRM
2 14 (34.15%) ERP
3 9 (21.95%) Workflow
4 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
5 3 (7.32%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) Logistics
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Multidimensional Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) CAD
7 1 (2.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) VB
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) VBA
3 9 (21.95%) VB6
3 9 (21.95%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
4 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ACCA
2 1 (2.44%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Sage
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) Infragistics
4 5 (12.20%) Epicor
5 2 (4.88%) Kaspersky
5 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.44%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (2.44%) Baan
6 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.44%) Infor
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
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