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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
England / West Midlands
Rank 175 209 196
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -13
Permanent jobs citing Sage 40 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.17% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 0.39% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 37 8 21
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,850 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%

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
2248 2313 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.01% 44.12% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1907 2092
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 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 +5 18 £52,500 - 4
Staffordshire +3 8 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Coventry +14 4 £45,000 +87.50% 3
Warwickshire - 2 £49,500 -
Solihull - 1 £47,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 36 (59.02%) ERP
2 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 19 (31.15%) Sage 200
3 18 (29.51%) Manufacturing
3 18 (29.51%) Epicor
3 18 (29.51%) SAP
4 16 (26.23%) CRM
5 14 (22.95%) Infor
6 13 (21.31%) NetSuite
6 13 (21.31%) Advertising
6 13 (21.31%) SQL
6 13 (21.31%) MySQL
7 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
8 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (16.39%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (16.39%) Sage X3
9 9 (14.75%) IFS
9 9 (14.75%) SAP Business One
9 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (14.75%) Oracle
10 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
10 8 (13.11%) JD Edwards
10 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (13.11%) Data Analysis
11 7 (11.48%) Automotive
11 7 (11.48%) jQuery
11 7 (11.48%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (11.48%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (11.48%) PHP
11 7 (11.48%) HTML

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 5 (8.20%) WordPress
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Drupal
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Sage 200
2 10 (16.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (16.39%) Sage X3
3 9 (14.75%) SAP Business One
4 7 (11.48%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (11.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (8.20%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (6.56%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (6.56%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (4.92%) Infor M3
7 3 (4.92%) Magento
7 3 (4.92%) Sage 300 ERP
8 2 (3.28%) BPCS
8 2 (3.28%) Movex
8 2 (3.28%) Sage 1000
8 2 (3.28%) Sage 50
8 2 (3.28%) Sage CRM
9 1 (1.64%) Infor LN
9 1 (1.64%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Office 365
2 5 (8.20%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) LAN
1 5 (8.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.48%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (11.48%) Big Data
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) OLAP
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Manufacturing
3 13 (21.31%) Advertising
4 7 (11.48%) Automotive
5 6 (9.84%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Consultant
2 15 (24.59%) Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Sage Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Business Manager
6 5 (8.20%) ERP Manager
6 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.56%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Junior
7 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 4 (6.56%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.56%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) CSS
1 7 (11.48%) HTML
1 7 (11.48%) jQuery
2 6 (9.84%) HTML5
2 6 (9.84%) LAMP
2 6 (9.84%) Web Services
3 5 (8.20%) .NET
3 5 (8.20%) CakePHP
3 5 (8.20%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (8.20%) CSS3
3 5 (8.20%) Laravel
3 5 (8.20%) RESTful
3 5 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.64%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.64%) LESS
4 1 (1.64%) MDX
4 1 (1.64%) Sass
4 1 (1.64%) XHTML
4 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) iPad
2 3 (4.92%) iPhone
3 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
2 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) ERP
2 16 (26.23%) CRM
3 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.11%) Data Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 5 (8.20%) SEO
7 5 (8.20%) Web Usability
8 4 (6.56%) Presales
8 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.56%) Project Management
8 4 (6.56%) Web Design
9 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.92%) Business Development
9 3 (4.92%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (4.92%) Open Source
9 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.92%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.48%) PHP
4 2 (3.28%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) ACCA
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) CIMA
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Epicor
1 18 (29.51%) SAP
2 14 (22.95%) Infor
3 13 (21.31%) NetSuite
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.75%) IFS
5 9 (14.75%) Oracle
6 8 (13.11%) JD Edwards
7 7 (11.48%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (11.48%) Tableau
8 6 (9.84%) Talend
9 5 (8.20%) PayPal
9 5 (8.20%) VMware
10 3 (4.92%) Pegasus
10 3 (4.92%) QAD
10 3 (4.92%) SYSPRO
11 2 (3.28%) Sun
12 1 (1.64%) Google
12 1 (1.64%) Logi Analytics
12 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
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