Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 6 months to 21 August 2018 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 257 287
Rank change year-on-year +20 +30 +22
Permanent jobs citing Sage 25 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.38% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.32% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 29
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% +83.33%
10th Percentile £25,300 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,700 £68,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - -18.37% +30.67%

Sage is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,280 3,121 4,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.21% 49.04% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,531 2,429 3,531
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Sage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Berkshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Sage in Berkshire

Sage
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Sage in Berkshire

Sage
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 9 £57,500 +35.29%
Slough - 7 £44,000 -
Newbury - 3 £35,000 -
Maidenhead -46 1 £72,500 +45.00%
Sage
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 19 (76.00%) ERP
2 14 (56.00%) Finance
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) SAP
4 9 (36.00%) Epicor
5 8 (32.00%) Infor
6 7 (28.00%) Sage 200
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) Advertising
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) CRM
8 5 (20.00%) C
8 5 (20.00%) Xero
8 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
8 5 (20.00%) SAP Business One
9 4 (16.00%) NetSuite
9 4 (16.00%) Android
9 4 (16.00%) RESTful
9 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (16.00%) Android Development
9 4 (16.00%) iOS Development
9 4 (16.00%) API Design
9 4 (16.00%) C#
9 4 (16.00%) C++
9 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.00%) SOAP
10 3 (12.00%) JD Edwards

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Sage 200
2 5 (20.00%) SAP Business One
3 4 (16.00%) NetSuite
4 3 (12.00%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (12.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (12.00%) Sage X3
5 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
6 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (4.00%) Sage 500
6 1 (4.00%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.00%) Power BI
2 1 (4.00%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Advertising
3 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) French Language
5 1 (4.00%) German Language
5 1 (4.00%) Law
5 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) ERP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Sage Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Sage Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) ERP Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) ERP Implementation Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Software Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) RESTful
1 4 (16.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Android
1 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ERP
2 6 (24.00%) CRM
3 4 (16.00%) Android Development
3 4 (16.00%) API Design
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (12.00%) Presales
4 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Logistics
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Ticket Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Development
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
6 1 (4.00%) Data Security
6 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) AAT
1 3 (12.00%) ACCA
1 3 (12.00%) CIMA
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Epicor
1 9 (36.00%) SAP
2 8 (32.00%) Infor
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Xero
5 3 (12.00%) JD Edwards
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) IFS
7 1 (4.00%) Tableau