Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 247 249
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sage 36 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.49% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 1.27% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 19
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £64,950 £54,000
North West median annual salary £40,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.43% -6.67% +7.14%

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 3,515 3,148 2,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.40% 42.28% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,846 2,669 2,321
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,050 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 1 £37,500 +114.29%
Sage
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 33 (91.67%) ERP
2 22 (61.11%) SAP
3 20 (55.56%) Infor
4 19 (52.78%) Oracle
5 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (50.00%) Epicor
5 18 (50.00%) Finance
6 17 (47.22%) JD Edwards
7 16 (44.44%) Advertising
7 16 (44.44%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (33.33%) Logistics
9 10 (27.78%) Retail
9 10 (27.78%) SQL
9 10 (27.78%) NetSuite
10 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 8 (22.22%) Sage 200
11 7 (19.44%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (19.44%) CRM
11 7 (19.44%) ACCA
11 7 (19.44%) CIMA
12 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
12 5 (13.89%) C#
12 5 (13.89%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (13.89%) Sage X3
13 4 (11.11%) Analytics
13 4 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
14 3 (8.33%) .NET
14 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
14 3 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database

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 (5.56%) Acrobat
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (27.78%) NetSuite
3 8 (22.22%) Sage 200
4 5 (13.89%) Sage X3
5 3 (8.33%) Magento
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Business One
6 2 (5.56%) Epicor Tropos
6 2 (5.56%) Infor M3
6 2 (5.56%) Sage 500
6 2 (5.56%) Shopify
7 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (2.78%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (2.78%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.56%) BigQuery
3 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
3 2 (5.56%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Advertising
3 10 (27.78%) Retail
4 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
5 3 (8.33%) Marketing
6 2 (5.56%) Billing
6 2 (5.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Consultant
2 9 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 9 (25.00%) Logistics Consultant
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Finance Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) NetSuite Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Sage Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) COM
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) ERP
2 12 (33.33%) Logistics
3 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 7 (19.44%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Business Development
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Case Management
6 2 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (5.56%) Data Governance
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) X++
4 2 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) ACCA
1 7 (19.44%) CIMA
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) SAP
2 20 (55.56%) Infor
3 19 (52.78%) Oracle
4 18 (50.00%) Epicor
4 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (47.22%) JD Edwards
6 2 (5.56%) Adobe
6 2 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (5.56%) IFS
7 1 (2.78%) Xero