The table below looks at the statistics for Sage 50 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage 50 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage 50
Rank 206 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £25,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +34.32%
Sage 50
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
442 377 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.65% 9.17% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 352 278 455
Average salary £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Sage 50
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage 50 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Sage 50 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sage 50
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 50 across the West Midlands region.

Sage 50 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sage 50
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 50 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staffordshire - 1 £21,500 -
Sage 50
England

Sage 50
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sage 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 Sage 50.

1 7 (100.00%) Sage
2 4 (57.14%) Sage 200
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) EPoS
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Sage 50
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sage 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 Sage 50. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Sage Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Trainer
2 4 (57.14%) Support Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sage