The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage Line 500
Rank 228 - 226
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% - 0.071%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.19% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +3.63%
Line 500
England

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

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
528 382 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.13% 7.13% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 365 281 471
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Line 500 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Line 500
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the West Midlands region.

Line 500 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Line 500
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 500 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Line 500
England

Line 500
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Line 500 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Line 500.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (100.00%) Sage X3

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (100.00%) Sage X3
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 500 Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) VMware