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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 155 160 153
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.032% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.080% 0.73% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1251 1633 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.25% 44.16% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 768 1034 900
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 1 £55,000 -
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Production Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft