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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 203 197 218
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Sage 29 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.97% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 15
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,800 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
2697 2471 2877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.52% 46.52% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1994 2060 2393
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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 +5 8 £31,250 +9.64%
Wolverhampton - 7 £22,500 -
Worcestershire +10 3 £38,000 -
Birmingham -34 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wednesbury - 2 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Sage 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.

1 23 (54.76%) ERP
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 12 (28.57%) CRM
3 11 (26.19%) Advertising
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.43%) PHP
4 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 9 (21.43%) Sage 200
5 8 (19.05%) RESTful
5 8 (19.05%) HTML
5 8 (19.05%) MySQL
5 8 (19.05%) Windows
5 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 8 (19.05%) Finance
6 7 (16.67%) Sage 1000
6 7 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (16.67%) CakePHP
6 7 (16.67%) jQuery
6 7 (16.67%) WordPress
6 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 7 (16.67%) LAMP
6 7 (16.67%) SEO
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) CSS
6 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (16.67%) LAN
6 7 (16.67%) WAN
6 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (16.67%) Web Usability
6 7 (16.67%) HTML5

Sage
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Sage 200
2 7 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (16.67%) Sage 1000
3 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (4.76%) Sage 300 ERP
4 2 (4.76%) Sage 50
4 2 (4.76%) Sage CRM
4 2 (4.76%) SAP Business One
4 2 (4.76%) SAP CRM
5 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (2.38%) Line 500
5 1 (2.38%) Magento
5 1 (2.38%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Office 365
1 7 (16.67%) Sage Pay
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) LAN
1 7 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) Broadband
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) OLAP
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (26.19%) Advertising
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Front Office
3 2 (4.76%) Local Government
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) IT Support
3 7 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior
4 6 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior JavaScript Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 6 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 6 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) HTML
1 8 (19.05%) RESTful
2 7 (16.67%) CakePHP
2 7 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 7 (16.67%) HTML5
2 7 (16.67%) jQuery
2 7 (16.67%) LAMP
2 7 (16.67%) Laravel
2 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (14.29%) .NET
3 6 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (2.38%) JSON
6 1 (2.38%) LESS
6 1 (2.38%) MDX
6 1 (2.38%) Sass
6 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.14%) VMS
4 2 (4.76%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) ERP
2 12 (28.57%) CRM
3 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Migration
3 7 (16.67%) SEO
3 7 (16.67%) Web Usability
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.29%) Web Design
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.38%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) PHP
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) Ruby
4 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
5 1 (2.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.76%) PMP
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) PayPal
3 5 (11.90%) SAP
4 4 (9.52%) Epicor
4 4 (9.52%) Infor
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) FrontRange
5 2 (4.76%) Lagan
5 2 (4.76%) NetSuite
5 2 (4.76%) Northgate
5 2 (4.76%) Oneserve
5 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.38%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Pegasus
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + MS Gold Partner Role/ Career Prog.
Posted: 18 days ago