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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 19 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.81% 0.77% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
43 137 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 34.68% 52.49% 67.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33 112 105
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 AX
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
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%) ERP Implementation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) 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%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
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