The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 74 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.31% 0.97% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 2.11% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £50,525 £40,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +24.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,945 £31,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £68,105 £40,000 £32,450
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Sage
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
303 332 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 47.12% 46.24% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 259 282 223
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Sage Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Sage
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Sage Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Sage
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Burton-upon-Trent +8 1 £72,500 +81.25%
Tamworth - 1 £28,550 -
Sage
West Midlands

Sage
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
1 10 (100.00%) ERP
2 8 (80.00%) ResourceLink
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) Northgate
4 6 (60.00%) Pegasus
5 4 (40.00%) CRM
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
7 1 (10.00%) Oneserve
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) JDA
7 1 (10.00%) Kronos
7 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) WFM

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (80.00%) ResourceLink
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ERP
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) WFM
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) Northgate
3 6 (60.00%) Pegasus
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
5 1 (10.00%) Oneserve
5 1 (10.00%) Kronos
5 1 (10.00%) JDA