The first table below looks at the demand for Line 50 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 50 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 50
Rank 908 881 856
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -25
Permanent jobs citing Line 50 5 1 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.034%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.055% 0.012% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 40
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -14.77%
Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
9051 8691 9806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.73% 7.99% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7110 6826 8168
Average salary £52,500 £50,001 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.99% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Line 50
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 50 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 50 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line 50
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 50 within the UK.

Line 50 Salary Trend in the UK

Line 50
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 50 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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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
England -22 5 £27,500 -26.66% 2
North East +5 4 £27,500 -26.66%
Tyne and Wear +1 2 £22,500 -40.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 2 £22,500 -40.00%
Durham - 2 £27,500 -
London - 1 - -

Line 50
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line 50 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 Line 50.

1 15 (100.00%) Sage
2 13 (86.67%) SAP
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (66.67%) Dynamics GP
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 8
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Sun
5 6 (40.00%) Pegasus
5 6 (40.00%) CRM
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (40.00%) JD Edwards
6 5 (33.33%) ERP
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) AAT
8 3 (20.00%) SAP Business One
8 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) System Testing
8 3 (20.00%) AS400
8 3 (20.00%) CODA
8 3 (20.00%) SAP R/3
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (20.00%) C
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL

Line 50
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line 50 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 Line 50. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (66.67%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Business One
3 3 (20.00%) SAP R/3
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (13.33%) Exchequer
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (13.33%) FRx
4 2 (13.33%) Sage MMS
4 2 (13.33%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Business Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Business One Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Accountant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows 8
1 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) System Testing
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) AAT
2 2 (13.33%) CIMA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Sage
2 13 (86.67%) SAP
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Sun
4 6 (40.00%) Pegasus
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) JD Edwards
5 3 (20.00%) CODA
5 3 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (6.67%) GFI Software
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Sophos
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