The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank - 81 83
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.29% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £22,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.18%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Sage
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
329 339 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 48.24% 39.84% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 233 285 325
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Sage
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Sage Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 2 (100.00%) Sage CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 2 (100.00%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware