The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 220 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sage 23 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.68% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 20
Average salary £23,000 £32,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +25.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,800 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Sage
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2589 2336 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.40% 43.82% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2209 1967 2185
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sage
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Sage Salary Trend in the South West

Sage
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Bristol -7 11 £22,500 -29.68%
Somerset - 8 £27,500 -
Devon +2 2 £31,000 -27.05% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 - 1
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (56.82%) ERP
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) .NET
3 11 (25.00%) CSS
3 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 11 (25.00%) SAP
3 11 (25.00%) jQuery
4 10 (22.73%) CRM
5 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.45%) Umbraco
5 9 (20.45%) HTML5
5 9 (20.45%) Sage 200
6 8 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (18.18%) Project Management
7 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
7 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
7 7 (15.91%) Logistics
7 7 (15.91%) Ajax
7 7 (15.91%) CSS3
7 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (15.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (11.36%) Oracle
9 4 (9.09%) PHP
9 4 (9.09%) Java
9 4 (9.09%) C#
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.45%) Umbraco
2 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.91%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Sage 200
2 8 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (4.55%) SalesLogix
5 1 (2.27%) Exchequer
5 1 (2.27%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SMS
1 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) MS Access
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Analyst
1 19 (43.18%) Support Analyst
2 18 (40.91%) Applications Support
2 18 (40.91%) Applications Support Analyst
3 17 (38.64%) Help Desk Support
3 17 (38.64%) Help Desk Advisor
4 11 (25.00%) Consultant
4 11 (25.00%) Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Project Manager
6 7 (15.91%) SharePoint Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Implementation Consultant
6 7 (15.91%) Project Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Sage Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) CSS
2 11 (25.00%) jQuery
2 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) HTML5
4 7 (15.91%) CSS3
4 7 (15.91%) Ajax
4 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.55%) XML
6 2 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) ERP
2 10 (22.73%) CRM
3 8 (18.18%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Logistics
5 2 (4.55%) B2B
5 2 (4.55%) B2C
5 2 (4.55%) Resource Management
5 2 (4.55%) MVC
5 2 (4.55%) Scrum
5 2 (4.55%) OOP
5 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.27%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.27%) Time Management
6 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) PHP
2 4 (9.09%) C#
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) VBA
4 2 (4.55%) R
4 2 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) SAP
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe
4 2 (4.55%) Epicor
4 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.27%) Baan
5 1 (2.27%) Infor
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
TheSmartList
Salary: 25000 + Pension & Holiday
Posted: 18 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Osprey Europe
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + profit share scheme
Posted: 25 days ago