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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage 50 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage 50
England / West Midlands
Rank 211 - 210
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% - 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% - 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £22,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £21,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.00%

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
489 446 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.02% 8.74% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 290 345 360
Median salary £50,750 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £35,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Sage 50
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Sage 50 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 50 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £22,500 -
Sage 50
England

Sage 50
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Sage 50 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 Sage 50.

1 2 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence

Sage 50
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 (50.00%) Sage 200
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sage