The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 133 149
Rank change year-on-year +35 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 0.31% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 0.57% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Median salary £57,500 £58,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +30.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

Sage is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 676 1052 1194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 54.30% 53.78% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 483 873 831
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Sage as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Reading

Sage
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Sage in Reading

Sage
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in Reading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sage.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (50.00%) NetSuite
3 5 (50.00%) Product Management
3 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (50.00%) SaaS
3 5 (50.00%) Zoho
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) ERP
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Epicor
5 3 (30.00%) Infor
6 2 (20.00%) Business Development
6 2 (20.00%) Baan
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Advertising
6 2 (20.00%) Presales
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) CMS
7 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (50.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (10.00%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) CRM Manager
2 5 (50.00%) CRM Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) LINQ
2 1 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
1 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Product Management
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (50.00%) Zoho
3 3 (30.00%) Epicor
3 3 (30.00%) Infor
4 2 (20.00%) Baan
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (10.00%) SAP