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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 141 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Sage 3 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.60% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 1.06% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 10
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
1385 1412 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.23% 56.75% 46.20%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1033 784
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) CRM
1 9 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Product Management
4 5 (55.56%) SaaS
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) Sage 200
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) Pegasus
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Sage 200
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (11.11%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
1 5 (55.56%) CRM Project Manager
1 5 (55.56%) CRM Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Product Management
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Pegasus
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, health care, discounts
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago