The table below looks at the statistics for Line 50 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 50 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage Line 50
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Line 50 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £27,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -26.66%
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
542 608 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.93% 8.17% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 450 483 579
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

Line 50
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Line 50 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Line 50
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Line 50 Salary Trend in the North West

Line 50
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Sage