Period
to 8 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 8 April 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 377 448 363
Rank change year-on-year +71 -85 +86
Permanent jobs citing Sage 69 76 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.28% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.68% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 193
Median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -21.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8,618 11,157 14,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.97% 41.71% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6,691 8,917 11,062
Median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in the South East

Sage
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sage in the South East.

Salary trend for Sage in the South East

Sage
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sage in the South East over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Sage in the South East

Sage
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the South East region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. 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
Thames Valley +64 41 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Berkshire +68 31 £22,000 -51.11% 4
Surrey +59 15 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Buckinghamshire +19 9 £35,000 -10.83% 1
Hampshire +16 7 £35,000 -23.91% 4
Kent -3 4 £33,750 +37.76%
West Sussex +25 1 £24,000 -36.00%
East Sussex +6 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Oxfordshire - 1 £62,500 - 2
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Sage.

1 24 (34.78%) ERP
2 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.43%) Big Data
4 20 (28.99%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (24.64%) SQL
5 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
6 16 (23.19%) C#
6 16 (23.19%) Finance
7 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (20.29%) Java
8 14 (20.29%) Scrum
8 14 (20.29%) Extreme Programming
8 14 (20.29%) QA
8 14 (20.29%) Apex Code
8 14 (20.29%) Creative Thinking
8 14 (20.29%) Innovative Thinking
9 13 (18.84%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (17.39%) Sage X3
11 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (14.49%) Oracle
12 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (13.04%) Windows
13 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (11.59%) Android Development
14 8 (11.59%) iOS Development
14 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
14 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (11.59%) Linux
14 8 (11.59%) SAP

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (7.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Sage X3
2 8 (11.59%) GoldMine
3 5 (7.25%) Exchequer
3 5 (7.25%) Line 50
3 5 (7.25%) NetSuite
3 5 (7.25%) Pegasus Opera
3 5 (7.25%) Sage 200
4 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (2.90%) Lawson
6 2 (2.90%) SAP Business One
7 1 (1.45%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (1.45%) Infor CRM
7 1 (1.45%) Line 500
7 1 (1.45%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) SaaS
2 3 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) DNS
1 6 (8.70%) Firewall
2 5 (7.25%) DHCP
2 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) CHAP
3 1 (1.45%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) Big Data
2 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
3 13 (18.84%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (11.59%) MySQL
5 7 (10.14%) Informix
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Billing
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) Consultant
3 8 (11.59%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Data Architect
4 7 (10.14%) ERP Support
4 7 (10.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (10.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Junior
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Data Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Junior .NET Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Support Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Sage Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) ERP Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
1 8 (11.59%) .NET Framework
1 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
1 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (11.59%) CSS
1 8 (11.59%) HTML
2 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.90%) jQuery
2 2 (2.90%) React
2 2 (2.90%) Spring
2 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.35%) FMCG
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Android
2 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
2 8 (11.59%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) ERP
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.29%) Creative Thinking
3 14 (20.29%) Extreme Programming
3 14 (20.29%) Innovative Thinking
3 14 (20.29%) Scrum
4 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (11.59%) Android Development
5 8 (11.59%) iOS Development
5 8 (11.59%) MVC
6 7 (10.14%) Analytics
6 7 (10.14%) Commercial Awareness
6 7 (10.14%) CQRS
6 7 (10.14%) Critical Thinking
6 7 (10.14%) Data Architecture
6 7 (10.14%) Data Strategy
6 7 (10.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (10.14%) Microservices
6 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) C#
3 14 (20.29%) Apex Code
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.59%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.90%) C
6 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) ACCA
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.99%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle
4 8 (11.59%) SAP
5 6 (8.70%) JD Edwards
6 5 (7.25%) Pegasus
7 4 (5.80%) IFS
7 4 (5.80%) Sun
7 4 (5.80%) Xero
8 3 (4.35%) Epicor
9 1 (1.45%) Concur
9 1 (1.45%) Google
9 1 (1.45%) Infor