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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 69 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sage 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.62% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 0.99% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
304 303 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 47.20% 42.92% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 261 249 217
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £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 28 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 28 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
Tamworth - 3 £28,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent +4 1 £72,500 +107.14%
Sage
West Midlands

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 13 (100.00%) ERP
2 12 (92.31%) SAP
3 10 (76.92%) ResourceLink
4 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
5 7 (53.85%) Northgate
6 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) Pegasus
6 6 (46.15%) CRM
7 3 (23.08%) Kronos
7 3 (23.08%) WFM
7 3 (23.08%) RedPrairie
7 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (23.08%) Oneserve
7 3 (23.08%) JDA
8 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) Line Management
8 2 (15.38%) Moodle
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (15.38%) Release Management
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) E-Learning
8 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.69%) VB6
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (7.69%) Web Design
9 1 (7.69%) WSUS
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Moodle
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) ResourceLink
2 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Applications Support
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
5 2 (15.38%) Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) E-Learning
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ERP
2 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) WFM
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
1 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) SAP
2 7 (53.85%) Northgate
3 6 (46.15%) Pegasus
4 3 (23.08%) RedPrairie
4 3 (23.08%) JDA
4 3 (23.08%) Kronos
4 3 (23.08%) Oneserve
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Spiceworks
6 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
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