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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 176 166 170
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.029% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% 1.37% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 20
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1410 1533 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.88% 43.09% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1204 1427
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,950
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Sage.

1 7 (87.50%) ERP
2 6 (75.00%) Epicor
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 6 (75.00%) Infor
3 5 (62.50%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (62.50%) NetSuite
3 5 (62.50%) SAP Business One
4 4 (50.00%) SAP ERP
4 4 (50.00%) IFS
5 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Movex

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Business One
2 4 (50.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Infor M3
3 1 (12.50%) Magento
3 1 (12.50%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Support Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Business One Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Epicor
1 6 (75.00%) Infor
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) NetSuite
3 4 (50.00%) IFS
4 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SYSPRO
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