The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Sage
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.34% - 0.091%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £22,500 - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94%  

Sage is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 325 499 536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 54.71% 54.24% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 231 447 454
Median salary £47,500 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.65% +15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Sage as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Bedfordshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Sage in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) Epicor
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Business One
3 2 (40.00%) Infor
3 2 (40.00%) Sage 200
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Sage X3
4 1 (20.00%) Sage 1000
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (40.00%) Sage 200
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 1000
2 1 (20.00%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) ERP Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) ERP Support
1 2 (40.00%) Sage 200 Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Sage Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Epicor
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Infor
2 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle