The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 163 159 142
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sage 15 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.19% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.37% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 15
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £23,200 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1863 1617 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.00% 51.89% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 959 1222
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sage
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Sage Salary Trend in Scotland

Sage
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in Scotland

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Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 7 £51,250 -
Aberdeen +2 1 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Dundee - 1 £22,500 -
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Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (38.10%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (38.10%) Sage 200
3 8 (38.10%) Sage 50
3 8 (38.10%) Exchequer
3 8 (38.10%) Pegasus
3 8 (38.10%) Pegasus Opera
3 8 (38.10%) CODA
4 6 (28.57%) SAP
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) ERP
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (19.05%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
7 3 (14.29%) Agresso
7 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 3 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.52%) Line 500

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (38.10%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (38.10%) Sage 200
2 8 (38.10%) Sage 50
2 8 (38.10%) Exchequer
2 8 (38.10%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (19.05%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (14.29%) Agresso
4 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Line 500
6 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Software Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Support
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Development Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ERP
2 3 (14.29%) CRM
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Pegasus
1 8 (38.10%) CODA
2 6 (28.57%) SAP
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
5 3 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.76%) Cognos
6 1 (4.76%) Siebel
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago