The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 80 96
Rank change year-on-year +9 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.14% 1.16% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 2.77% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 2
Median salary £32,500 £26,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% -4.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94%  

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 South Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 284 469 559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 39.83% 41.95% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 248 403 466
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Sage
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Sage in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Sage.

1 13 (92.86%) Sage 200
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Sage 50
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
5 8 (57.14%) Manufacturing
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) C#
6 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 6 (42.86%) HTML
7 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 6 (42.86%) MVC
7 6 (42.86%) Finance
7 6 (42.86%) Web Development
7 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (28.57%) ERP
9 3 (21.43%) SLA
9 3 (21.43%) CRM
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 8

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Sage 200
2 9 (64.29%) Sage 50
3 2 (14.29%) Sage MMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) IT Technician
4 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Sage 200 Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Sage Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Support Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
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