The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 50
Rank 885 869 869
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing Line 50 2 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.027%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.023% 0.045% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 32
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -37.50%

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8831 8854 9771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.74% 8.33% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6846 6939 8028
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 5 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 16 September 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 2 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Cheltenham - 1 £25,000 -
London - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £25,000 -
South West - 1 £25,000 - 1

Line 50
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 14 (100.00%) Sage
2 12 (85.71%) SAP
3 11 (78.57%) Finance
4 9 (64.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (64.29%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) Sun
5 6 (42.86%) JD Edwards
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Pegasus
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) CRM
6 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
6 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
6 5 (35.71%) AAT
7 4 (28.57%) ERP
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (21.43%) C
8 3 (21.43%) CODA
8 3 (21.43%) SAP R/3
8 3 (21.43%) CIMA
8 3 (21.43%) AS400
8 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) System Testing

Line 50
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (64.29%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (21.43%) SAP R/3
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Business One
4 2 (14.29%) FRx
4 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (14.29%) Sage 50
4 2 (14.29%) Exchequer
5 1 (7.14%) Sage MMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Business Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Business Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Business One Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Accounts Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Accountant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
1 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
1 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) System Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) AAT
2 3 (21.43%) CIMA
3 1 (7.14%) ACCA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Sage
2 12 (85.71%) SAP
3 6 (42.86%) Sun
3 6 (42.86%) JD Edwards
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Pegasus
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (21.43%) CODA
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