The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Line 50 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line 50 over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage Line 50
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 910 983
Rank change year-on-year +44 +73  
Permanent jobs citing Line 50 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.053% 0.041% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Median salary £37,500 £34,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.48% +24.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +44.23% -5.45%  

Line 50 is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7503 7253 8458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.42% 7.38% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5589 5613 6650
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% -  

Line 50
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Line 50 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Line 50 in the UK

Line 50
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 50.

Salary trend for Line 50 in the UK

Line 50
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Line 50 over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Line 50 in the UK

Line 50
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 50 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 4 £37,500 +9.48% 3
South East +56 3 £37,500 +44.23%
Hampshire - 3 £37,500 -
Fleet - 1 £23,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Line 50 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Line 50.

1 5 (100.00%) Sage
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Epicor
2 3 (60.00%) Pegasus
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (60.00%) Line 100
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) AAT
4 1 (20.00%) Sage X3
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Business One
4 1 (20.00%) Line 500
4 1 (20.00%) Sage 200
4 1 (20.00%) Sage 50

Line 50
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (60.00%) Line 100
2 1 (20.00%) Line 500
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 50
2 1 (20.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Business One
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) ERP Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) ERP Implementation Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Software Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) Sage Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) AAT
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Sage
2 3 (60.00%) Epicor
2 3 (60.00%) Pegasus
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Chippenham, Wiltshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 21 days ago