The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage Line 500
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 63 60
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.34% 1.05%
As % of the Business Applications category - 9.09% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%

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

Business Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
66 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.22% 3.74% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 35
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,350 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Line 500 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Line 500
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Line 500 Salary Trend in Staffordshire