The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 130 149 131
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing Sage 4 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.041% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.082% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.70%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Sage
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1004 1224 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.01% 49.90% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 829 854 908
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sage
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Sage Salary Trend in Reading

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (100.00%) ERP
1 12 (100.00%) Epicor
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) SAP
3 9 (75.00%) NetSuite
3 9 (75.00%) Infor
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) SAP Business One
5 6 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (33.33%) PMP
6 4 (33.33%) PMI Certification
6 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) FMCG
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (16.67%) Retail
8 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
9 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (8.33%) ACCA
9 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
9 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (8.33%) Sage 1000
9 1 (8.33%) Logistics

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Business One
2 6 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (8.33%) Sage 1000
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) WebEx
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) ERP Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) ERP Manager
2 4 (33.33%) ERP Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Software Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Training Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Presales Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 4 (33.33%) PMP
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ACCA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Epicor
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) SAP
3 9 (75.00%) Infor
3 9 (75.00%) NetSuite
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards