The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 29 March 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 82 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.14% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 Dorset.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 122 376 402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 32.53% 53.11% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 103 253 362
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £75,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Sage
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Sage in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Sage.

1 9 (100.00%) ERP
1 9 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (77.78%) Advertising
2 7 (77.78%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Pegasus
3 4 (44.44%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Sage 200
4 3 (33.33%) AAT
4 3 (33.33%) Infor
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) NetSuite
4 3 (33.33%) Epicor
5 2 (22.22%) Sage X3
6 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (44.44%) Pegasus Opera
1 4 (44.44%) Sage 200
2 3 (33.33%) NetSuite
3 2 (22.22%) Sage X3
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
General
1 9 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (77.78%) Advertising
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) ERP Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) ERP Support
1 4 (44.44%) Software Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Support Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ERP
2 7 (77.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) AAT
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Pegasus
2 3 (33.33%) Epicor
2 3 (33.33%) Infor
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP