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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 114 144 147
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
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
856 1321 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.77% 53.98% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 609 1060 906
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Sage.

1 12 (100.00%) ERP
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) Data Protection
3 10 (83.33%) Sage X3
4 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Infor
6 2 (16.67%) Epicor
7 1 (8.33%) Baan
7 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) Advertising
7 1 (8.33%) Business Development
7 1 (8.33%) WebEx
7 1 (8.33%) Presales

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) WebEx
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Consultant
2 10 (83.33%) ERP Consultant
3 9 (75.00%) ERP Implementation Consultant
3 9 (75.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 5 (41.67%) Sage Consultant
5 4 (33.33%) Product Consultant
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (25.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 2 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
8 1 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
8 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
8 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
8 1 (8.33%) Training Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ERP
2 10 (83.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Epicor
1 2 (16.67%) Infor
2 1 (8.33%) Baan
2 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP