The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 97 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.085% 0.19% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £36,500 £33,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.14% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Sage
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
549 531 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.88% 49.86% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 461 458 464
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Sage
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Sage Salary Trend in South Wales

Sage
Top 16 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Sage 200
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Sage ERP X3
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) CIMA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ACCA
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Sage 50
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analysis

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (40.00%) Sage 200
1 2 (40.00%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 50
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Sage Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CIMA
1 1 (20.00%) ACCA
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £37000.00 per annum + Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £260000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago