The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 224 198 158
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -40
Permanent jobs citing Sage 5 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.088% 0.34% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.73% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 29
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,900 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £59,250 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Sage
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2507 2317 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.04% 45.79% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2060 2028 1686
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sage
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sage Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sage
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Sage Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Sage
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -3 2 £42,750 -5.00% 2
Coventry -7 2 £29,500 -34.44%
Birmingham -6 1 - - 5
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sage 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.

1 18 (72.00%) ERP
2 12 (48.00%) SAP
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (32.00%) CRM
6 7 (28.00%) Epicor
6 7 (28.00%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (28.00%) SAP Business One
6 7 (28.00%) Infor
7 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) e-Learning
8 4 (16.00%) ResourceLink
8 4 (16.00%) Kronos
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.00%) JDA
8 4 (16.00%) RedPrairie
8 4 (16.00%) Sage X3
8 4 (16.00%) Release Management
8 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.00%) Moodle
8 4 (16.00%) WFM
8 4 (16.00%) Oneserve
8 4 (16.00%) Totara
9 3 (12.00%) IFS
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sage 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) Moodle
1 4 (16.00%) Totara
2 2 (8.00%) Zimbra
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (28.00%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (28.00%) SAP Business One
3 4 (16.00%) ResourceLink
3 4 (16.00%) Sage X3
4 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (8.00%) Line 500
4 2 (8.00%) Sage 1000
4 2 (8.00%) Sage 200
5 1 (4.00%) Infor CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Sage CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MS Access
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Sage Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Software Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) ERP Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.00%) e-Learning
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) ERP
2 8 (32.00%) CRM
3 4 (16.00%) Release Management
3 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (16.00%) WFM
4 3 (12.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Development
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) CAD
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (12.00%) VBA
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) SAP
2 7 (28.00%) Epicor
2 7 (28.00%) Infor
3 4 (16.00%) JDA
3 4 (16.00%) Kronos
3 4 (16.00%) Oneserve
3 4 (16.00%) RedPrairie
4 3 (12.00%) IFS
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Autodesk
6 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) SYSPRO
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