Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 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
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +25 +2 +29
Permanent jobs citing Sage 4 9 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.46% 1.61% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 3.13% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 5
Median annual salary £21,000 £24,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -56.36% +32.53%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,600 £33,550
90th Percentile £22,000 £48,750 £79,500
West Midlands median annual salary £31,750 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.63% -20.00% +25.00%

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 153 288 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 55.84% 51.43% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 134 252 228
Median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,075 £19,500 £22,350
90th Percentile £55,700 £52,500 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,429
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.62% +8.57%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Staffordshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sage in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Sage in Staffordshire

Sage
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. 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
Stafford - 1 £21,000 -
Sage
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (100.00%) Magento
1 4 (100.00%) Shopify
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Xero
1 4 (100.00%) WooCommerce
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Inventory Management

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 4 (100.00%) Magento
1 4 (100.00%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Software Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Inventory Management
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) WooCommerce
1 4 (100.00%) Xero