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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 151 - 167
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 5 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% - 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% - 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Median salary £32,000 - £34,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 - £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 - £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1274 1318 1617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.81% 40.86% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 754 863 986
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Aberdeen - 2 £28,750 -
Edinburgh - 2 £29,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 9 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) XML
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 7 (38.89%) CRM
6 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
6 7 (38.89%) SDLC
7 6 (33.33%) Sage CRM
8 5 (27.78%) REST
8 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) ERP
8 5 (27.78%) WCF
9 4 (22.22%) Advertising
10 3 (16.67%) Windows
10 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
11 2 (11.11%) Sage 200
11 2 (11.11%) Infor
11 2 (11.11%) WPF
11 2 (11.11%) SAP Business One
11 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Sage CRM
2 2 (11.11%) Sage 200
2 2 (11.11%) SAP Business One
3 1 (5.56%) Infor M3
3 1 (5.56%) Line 500
3 1 (5.56%) Movex
3 1 (5.56%) Sage 1000
3 1 (5.56%) Sage BI
3 1 (5.56%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (22.22%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Applications Support
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Sage Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Credit Controller
6 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) XML
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 5 (27.78%) REST
4 5 (27.78%) SOAP
4 5 (27.78%) WCF
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) WPF
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) CRM
1 7 (38.89%) SDLC
2 5 (27.78%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Infor
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Epicor
2 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.56%) NetSuite