Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 16 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 87 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sage 4 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.36% 1.34% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 2.96% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 7
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,750 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +22.81% -36.67%
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +38.46% -27.78%

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 Staffordshire.

All Vendors
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 613 507 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 55.42% 45.19% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 436 432 399
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,375 £55,000 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Staffordshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Sage in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Infor
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Epicor
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) CIMA
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (25.00%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (25.00%) ACCA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
3 1 (25.00%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 13485
3 1 (25.00%) IFS
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (25.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (25.00%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Buyer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ACCA
1 1 (25.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Epicor
1 2 (50.00%) Infor
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) IFS
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Pegasus