The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 148 150 155
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Sage 13 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.20% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.48% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 15
Median salary £28,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +25.71%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
Sage
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1290 1249 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.37% 40.96% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 718 794 1054
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

Sage Salary Histogram in Scotland

Sage
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 13 £28,000 +1.81%
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sage.

1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) SharePoint
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 10 (58.82%) C#
5 10 (58.82%) XML
6 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
6 9 (52.94%) VB.NET
7 8 (47.06%) CRM
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (47.06%) Sage CRM
8 7 (41.18%) SDLC
9 6 (35.29%) REST
9 6 (35.29%) WCF
9 6 (35.29%) SOAP
9 6 (35.29%) Web Services
10 4 (23.53%) Windows
10 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
11 3 (17.65%) Service Management
11 3 (17.65%) ITSM
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
12 2 (11.76%) VBA
12 2 (11.76%) HTML
12 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
12 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (70.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Sage CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Line 500
2 2 (11.76%) Sage BI
3 1 (5.88%) Infor M3
3 1 (5.88%) Movex
3 1 (5.88%) Sage 200
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Applications Support
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Development Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Development Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) REST
4 6 (35.29%) SOAP
4 6 (35.29%) WCF
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) CRM
2 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) ITSM
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) VB.NET
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Infor
2 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
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