Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sage 50 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 50 over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage 50
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1168 1180 1276
Rank change year-on-year +12 +96 -31
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 6 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.046% 0.15% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 5
England median annual salary £23,500 £32,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.56% +52.38% -40.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,000 £17,250
90th Percentile £35,500 £43,750 £31,300
UK median annual salary £25,500 £33,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year -23.88% +59.52% -39.13%

Sage 50 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 12928 12213 13823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.62% 6.85% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9262 9365 10968
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 £52,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%

Sage 50
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sage 50 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 50 in England

Sage 50
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 50 in England.

Salary trend for Sage 50 in England

Sage 50
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage 50 in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage 50 in England

Sage 50
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 50 within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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
South West - 2 £25,500 -
South East +44 1 £21,500 -
London +24 1 - -
North of England +3 1 £40,000 +53.85%
North West +1 1 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England - 1 £22,000 -
Sage 50
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Sage 50 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 Sage 50.

1 6 (100.00%) Sage
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Xero
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
3 1 (16.67%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World

Sage 50
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (16.67%) NetSuite
2 1 (16.67%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (16.67%) Sage MMS
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One
2 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Sage 200 Support
2 1 (16.67%) Sage Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Xero