The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 182 171 177
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sage 11 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.49% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 16
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Sage
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1836 1641 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 43.60% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1409 1748
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sage
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Sage Salary Trend in Manchester

Sage
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sage
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Cheadle - 5 £40,000 -
Salford - 2 £28,000 -
Bury - 1 £24,000 -
Sage
North West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (54.17%) ERP
2 12 (50.00%) Sage 200
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (45.83%) SAP
4 10 (41.67%) Pegasus
4 10 (41.67%) SAP Business One
5 9 (37.50%) Epicor
6 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 6 (25.00%) Retail
6 6 (25.00%) Magento
7 5 (20.83%) Google Analytics
7 5 (20.83%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (20.83%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (20.83%) PHP5
7 5 (20.83%) PHP4
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) XHTML
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (20.83%) Google
7 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
7 5 (20.83%) SEO
7 5 (20.83%) Practice Management
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Web Design
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Windows

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 11 (45.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (41.67%) SAP Business One
4 6 (25.00%) Magento
5 5 (20.83%) Google Analytics
5 5 (20.83%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (20.83%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (16.67%) Agresso
7 3 (12.50%) Sage 50
8 2 (8.33%) Line 100
9 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) ERP Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) UI Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Front-End Developer
2 5 (20.83%) UI Programmer
3 4 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Sage Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
1 5 (20.83%) XHTML
1 5 (20.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Debian
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ERP
2 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) SEO
3 5 (20.83%) Practice Management
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) Web Design
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Strategic Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PHP5
2 5 (20.83%) PHP4
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) SAP
2 10 (41.67%) Pegasus
3 9 (37.50%) Epicor
4 5 (20.83%) Google
5 4 (16.67%) CODA
6 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
6 1 (4.17%) NetSuite
6 1 (4.17%) Infor
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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