The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage Line 500
Rank 433 416 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.025% 0.010% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.35% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -30.83%
Line 500
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1444 1507 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.13% 7.25% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1074 1180
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Line 500
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the South East region.

Line 500 Salary Trend in the South East

Line 500
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line 500 across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Line 500 Salary Histogram in the South East

Line 500
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 500 within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
Surrey - 4 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -
Line 500
England

Line 500
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Line 500 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 Line 500.

1 6 (100.00%) Sage
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) EDI
4 2 (33.33%) Advertising
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Sage 1000
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Informix
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Line 500 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 Line 500. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Sage 1000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Informix
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Sage Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Sage Line 500 Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) EDI
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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