Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sage 50 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 50 over the 6 months to 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage 50
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 845 951 1113
Rank change year-on-year +106 +162 +97
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 11 8 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 8
10th Percentile £35,450 £33,250 £26,650
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £29,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £70,000 £36,750
Median % change year-on-year -32.14% +90.48% +53.13%
75th Percentile £50,000 " £50,313
90th Percentile £53,375 " £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £70,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -32.14% +90.48% +41.35%

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

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,893 6,361 8,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.59% 5.89% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,913 4,669 6,156
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -

Sage 50
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sage 50 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 50 in the UK

Sage 50
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sage 50.

Salary trend for Sage 50 in the UK

Sage 50
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sage 50 over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Sage 50 in the UK

Sage 50
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 50 within the UK over the 6 months to 22 April 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
England +124 11 £47,500 -32.14% 1
UK excluding London +72 11 £47,500 -32.14% 1
North of England +32 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Yorkshire +2 5 £50,000 -28.57%
South East - 4 £28,500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Midlands - 2 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, IT jobs citing Sage 50 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 with a requirement for Sage 50.

1 11 (100.00%) Sage
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (36.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) Billing
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) ERP
6 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Cloud Coach
7 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (18.18%) Power BI
7 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
7 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (18.18%) Sage 200
7 2 (18.18%) Change Control
7 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working

Sage 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (18.18%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Coach
3 2 (18.18%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) FileMaker
3 2 (18.18%) Power BI
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Data Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Salesforce Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Accountant
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Management Accountant
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
4 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Document Management
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
1 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 1 (9.09%) AAT
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Sage
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Xero