The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Solihull 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.35% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 151 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 51.90% 53.55% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 92 111 99
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £43,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sage
West Midlands

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Sage
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Sage Salary Trend in Solihull

Sage
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (100.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Progress
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
4 1 (25.00%) Sage 50

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Sage Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
1 3 (75.00%) Progress
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Capita