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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage 50
Rank - 202 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.078% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £34,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+45.98% +37.00%
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
373 561 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.07% 10.93% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 294 439 395
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Sage Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sage