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 3 months to 27 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 73 61
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.86% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.92% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Median salary - £22,500 £28,550
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.19%  
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 Staffordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 251 313 301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 48.83% 44.91% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 188 253 258
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £24,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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 27 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Epicor
1 2 (100.00%) BPR
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BPR
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Epicor
1 2 (100.00%) SAP