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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
334 363 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 47.78% 37.73% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 242 311 316
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 5 (100.00%) Sage CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) COM
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Pegasus

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 5 (100.00%) Sage CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) CRM Architect
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) COM
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Pegasus
2 1 (20.00%) VMware