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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 500
Rank 863 866 861
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 16 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.003% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.038% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 21
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
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
8143 7819 8471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.63% 7.90% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 6264 6991
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%

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 2 October 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 2 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
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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 -13 4 £35,000 +55.55% 1
London - 4 £37,500 - 1
South East +1 3 £34,500 +81.57%
East Midlands -4 3 £22,500 -59.09%
North West - 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £23,000 -
Line 500
UK

Line 500
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 45 (100.00%) Sage
2 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
3 21 (46.67%) Crystal Reports
4 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 20 (44.44%) ERP
5 17 (37.78%) MS Office
5 17 (37.78%) Finance
6 16 (35.56%) Sage 1000
7 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
7 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
7 14 (31.11%) Shell Script
8 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 11 (24.44%) Windows
8 11 (24.44%) Manufacturing
9 9 (20.00%) Sage 200
9 9 (20.00%) CRM
9 9 (20.00%) Epicor
10 8 (17.78%) Informix
10 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
10 8 (17.78%) .NET
11 7 (15.56%) HTML
11 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
11 7 (15.56%) VBA
11 7 (15.56%) XML
11 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
11 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
11 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (15.56%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (15.56%) Advertising

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
1 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
1 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (11.11%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.22%) WordPress
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (37.78%) MS Office
3 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Sage 1000
2 9 (20.00%) Sage 200
3 7 (15.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (11.11%) Movex
6 1 (2.22%) SalesLogix
6 1 (2.22%) Exchequer
6 1 (2.22%) Lawson
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) LAN
1 6 (13.33%) WAN
2 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (46.67%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (17.78%) Informix
4 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (11.11%) QlikView
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.89%) OLAP
5 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (6.67%) LLBLGen Pro
3 3 (6.67%) NetAdvantage
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Manufacturing
3 7 (15.56%) Advertising
4 4 (8.89%) Billing
4 4 (8.89%) Marketing
5 3 (6.67%) Electronics
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Applications Support
3 7 (15.56%) Support Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) IT Support
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Support Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Sage Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
1 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (15.56%) XML
2 7 (15.56%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) ODBC
3 4 (8.89%) MDX
4 3 (6.67%) WPF
4 3 (6.67%) WF
4 3 (6.67%) Silverlight
4 3 (6.67%) LINQ
4 3 (6.67%) OLE DB
4 3 (6.67%) WinForms
4 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.89%) AIX
4 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) ERP
2 9 (20.00%) CRM
3 4 (8.89%) ETL
3 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.89%) Multidimensional Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Workflow
4 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Logistics
6 1 (2.22%) Line Management
6 1 (2.22%) CAD
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Shell Script
2 11 (24.44%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) VBA
4 4 (8.89%) VB
4 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.67%) VB6
5 3 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ACCA
2 1 (2.22%) CIMA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Sage
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) Epicor
4 6 (13.33%) JD Edwards
5 5 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (11.11%) Infor
6 4 (8.89%) Logi Analytics
7 3 (6.67%) Infragistics
8 2 (4.44%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.22%) NetSuite
9 1 (2.22%) RedPrairie
9 1 (2.22%) SAP
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle
9 1 (2.22%) Lotus
9 1 (2.22%) Baan
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