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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank - 69 85
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 1.44% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.00% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Median salary - £28,550 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.62%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
299 300 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.03% 48.15% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 242 259 260
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Line 500
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft