The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Sage
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
58 99 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 55.24% 46.92% 55.69%
Number of salaries quoted 39 81 102
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,650 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Sage
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Sage Salary Trend in the Midlands

Sage
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Pegasus
1 2 (100.00%) Practice Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (100.00%) NetSuite
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Business One
1 2 (100.00%) Infor
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) CODA
2 1 (50.00%) Agresso
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (50.00%) Epicor
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Spread Betting
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Practice Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Pegasus
1 2 (100.00%) NetSuite
1 2 (100.00%) Infor
2 1 (50.00%) CODA
2 1 (50.00%) Epicor