Period
to 28 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 July 2021 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
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 182 169 264
Rank change year-on-year -13 +95 +35
Permanent jobs citing Sage 42 11 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.89% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 0.79% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 9
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,200 "
25th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £25,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £33,000 £29,000
Median % change year-on-year +66.67% +13.79% -42.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile " £54,250 £40,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

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 the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,019 1,392 3,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.65% 44.26% 45.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,114 1,071 2,551
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £35,600 £34,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £54,500 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.87% +7.00% -

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in the East of England

Sage
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sage in the East of England.

Salary trend for Sage in the East of England

Sage
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sage in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Sage in the East of England

Sage
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the East of England region over the 6 months to 28 July 2021. 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
Hertfordshire - 25 £55,000 - 5
Bedfordshire -4 8 £45,000 -21.74% 1
Norfolk - 6 - - 1
Essex -4 2 £55,000 +66.67%
Cambridgeshire -45 1 £33,500 -4.29% 2
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Sage.

1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 24 (57.14%) MVC
4 23 (54.76%) VBA
5 19 (45.24%) SharePoint
6 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
7 15 (35.71%) SAP
8 13 (30.95%) Social Skills
9 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (26.19%) ERP
10 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (19.05%) Finance
11 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (19.05%) EDI
11 8 (19.05%) AWS
12 7 (16.67%) SnapLogic
12 7 (16.67%) Change Control
12 7 (16.67%) Infor M3
12 7 (16.67%) Kafka
12 7 (16.67%) Power Automate
12 7 (16.67%) Project Management
12 7 (16.67%) Web Services
12 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (16.67%) QA
13 6 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 6 (14.29%) Automotive
13 6 (14.29%) CIMA
13 6 (14.29%) ACCA
13 6 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (14.29%) Cost Control

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (45.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Infor M3
2 6 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.76%) NetSuite
3 2 (4.76%) Sage X3
4 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.38%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (2.38%) Sage 1000
4 1 (2.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) AWS
2 7 (16.67%) Power Automate
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (30.95%) Social Skills
2 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.05%) Finance
4 6 (14.29%) Automotive
4 6 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 24 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 9 (21.43%) C# Application Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) ERP Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Integration Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Junior
6 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Graduate
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) EDI
2 7 (16.67%) Kafka
2 7 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Life Science
1 6 (14.29%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) MVC
2 11 (26.19%) ERP
2 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (16.67%) Change Control
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 6 (14.29%) Cost Control
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.76%) Logistics
6 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.38%) Business Development
7 1 (2.38%) Data Management
7 1 (2.38%) ITSM
7 1 (2.38%) Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 23 (54.76%) VBA
4 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ACCA
1 6 (14.29%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) SAP
2 7 (16.67%) SnapLogic
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.38%) Meraki
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds