The table below looks at the statistics for Line 50 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 50 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 50
Rank 71 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Line 50 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.36% 0.15% -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.40% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -14.77%
Line 50
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Business Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
125 29 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 15.04% 4.39% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 102 19 60
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,600 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%

Line 50
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 50 across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 50 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Line 50
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 50 across the North East region.

Line 50 Salary Trend in the North East

Line 50
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 50 within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Durham - 2 £27,500 -
Tyne and Wear -3 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Line 50
England

Line 50
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Line 50 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 Line 50.

1 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) Sage
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) Pegasus
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (62.50%) ERP
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) JD Edwards
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) CIMA
6 2 (25.00%) Sun
6 2 (25.00%) AAT
6 2 (25.00%) Sage 50
6 2 (25.00%) Sage MMS
7 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Line 50
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Line 50 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 Line 50. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Sage MMS
3 2 (25.00%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CIMA
1 2 (25.00%) AAT
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) Sage
2 6 (75.00%) Pegasus
3 4 (50.00%) JD Edwards
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Sun