The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage Line 500
Rank 868 890 865
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 10 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.003% 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.037% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 19
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -30.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £32,300 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £41,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -30.83%

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
8280 8111 8844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 7.91% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6685 6099 7081
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line 500
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 within the UK.

Line 500 Salary Trend in the UK

Line 500
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line 500 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Line 500 Salary Histogram in the UK

Line 500
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 500 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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 +4 10 £40,000 -3.61% 1
South East -22 5 £40,000 -3.61% 1
West Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Surrey - 4 £40,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £45,000 -
Marlow - 1 £22,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -

Line 500
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line 500 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 500.

1 29 (100.00%) Sage
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) CRM
4 12 (41.38%) ERP
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 12 (41.38%) Sage 1000
5 11 (37.93%) MS Office
6 9 (31.03%) Advertising
7 8 (27.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (27.59%) Marketing
7 8 (27.59%) XML
7 8 (27.59%) VB
7 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (24.14%) Silverlight
8 7 (24.14%) LINQ
8 7 (24.14%) LLBLGen Pro
8 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
8 7 (24.14%) VBA
8 7 (24.14%) .NET
8 7 (24.14%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (24.14%) C#
8 7 (24.14%) HTML
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
8 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
8 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line 500 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 500. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
1 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Sage 1000
2 8 (27.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (10.34%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
2 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (24.14%) LLBLGen Pro
3 7 (24.14%) NetAdvantage
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Advertising
3 8 (27.59%) Marketing
4 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Sage Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Sage Line 500 Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) Silverlight
2 7 (24.14%) LINQ
2 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
2 7 (24.14%) WPF
2 7 (24.14%) WF
2 7 (24.14%) WinForms
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.34%) Android
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) AIX
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) CRM
2 12 (41.38%) ERP
3 7 (24.14%) Workflow
4 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) VB
3 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
3 7 (24.14%) VBA
3 7 (24.14%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) VB6
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Sage
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Infragistics
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
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