Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Line 500 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line 500 over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage Line 500
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1162 1192 1262
Rank change year-on-year +30 +70 +6
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 1 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.008% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 25
England median annual salary £34,500 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.99% +3.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £33,250 £26,425 £24,000
90th Percentile £35,750 £49,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £34,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.99% +3.08% -7.14%

Line 500 is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12851 12180 13883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.61% 6.82% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9204 9307 11022
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.99% +1.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -2.91% +3.00%

Line 500
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Line 500 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Line 500 in England

Line 500
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 in England.

Salary trend for Line 500 in England

Line 500
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 500 within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Midlands +32 1 £34,500 -34.60%
West Midlands +17 1 £34,500 -23.33%
Line 500
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Line 500 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 England region with a requirement for Line 500.

1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 500

Line 500
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 500
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sage