Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 244 254
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sage 29 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.37% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 1.05% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 20
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +42.86%
10th Percentile £22,600 £30,350 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,750 £48,125
North West median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +13.64%

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3708 3226 3186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.90% 43.25% 42.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2990 2710 2517
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Manchester

Sage
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Sage in Manchester

Sage
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in Manchester

Sage
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 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
Stockport - 2 £36,250 -
Sage
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sage.

1 22 (75.86%) ERP
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) SAP
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) Advertising
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) Epicor
6 9 (31.03%) Infor
7 8 (27.59%) JD Edwards
7 8 (27.59%) NetSuite
8 7 (24.14%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) Magento
8 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Sage X3
9 6 (20.69%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (20.69%) Retail
10 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
10 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
10 5 (17.24%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) PHP
10 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
10 5 (17.24%) ISEB
10 5 (17.24%) Sage 200
11 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
11 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
12 3 (10.34%) CIMA

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (6.90%) Acrobat
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) NetSuite
2 7 (24.14%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (24.14%) Magento
3 6 (20.69%) Sage X3
4 5 (17.24%) Sage 200
5 2 (6.90%) Epicor Tropos
5 2 (6.90%) Infor M3
5 2 (6.90%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (6.90%) JDE World
5 2 (6.90%) Sage 500
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Business One
5 2 (6.90%) Shopify
6 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Advertising
3 6 (20.69%) Retail
4 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (10.34%) Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Sage Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.90%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.90%) JDE Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Sage Support
4 2 (6.90%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Business Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) COM
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) ERP
2 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Business Development
5 3 (10.34%) CRM
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Case Management
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Generation
6 2 (6.90%) Logistics
6 2 (6.90%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
1 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.34%) ACCA
2 3 (10.34%) CIMA
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) SAP
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 9 (31.03%) Epicor
3 9 (31.03%) Infor
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (27.59%) JD Edwards
5 2 (6.90%) Adobe
5 2 (6.90%) IFS
6 1 (3.45%) Pegasus
6 1 (3.45%) Progress