The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 83 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.24% 0.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Sage
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
463 471 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 54.47% 52.28% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 402 456 396
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Sage
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Sage Salary Trend in Southampton

Sage
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Pegasus

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Pegasus