Period
to 29 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sage 500 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 500 over the 6 months to 29 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage 500
UK
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 985 1112 1168
Rank change year-on-year +127 +56 -13
Permanent jobs citing Sage 500 24 5 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.003% 0.022%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.34% 0.056% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 33
UK median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% +35.71% -22.22%
10th Percentile £61,250 £46,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £48,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +31.58% +35.71% -17.65%

Sage 500 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 7,164 8,910 13,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.86% 5.89% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5,146 6,160 10,215
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Sage 500
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sage 500 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 500 in the UK

Sage 500
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 500.

Salary trend for Sage 500 in the UK

Sage 500
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage 500 over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Sage 500 in the UK

Sage 500
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 500 within the UK over the 6 months to 29 February 2020. 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
UK excluding London +132 22 £62,500 +31.58% 3
England +121 22 £62,500 +31.58% 4
North of England +70 15 £70,000 +47.37% 1
North West - 8 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £62,500 - 1
Midlands - 7 £62,500 - 2
North East - 7 £62,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, IT jobs citing Sage 500 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 500.

1 24 (100.00%) ERP
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) Sage
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
1 24 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 24 (100.00%) NetSuite
1 24 (100.00%) SAP Business One
1 24 (100.00%) SaaS
1 24 (100.00%) Sage 200
2 2 (8.33%) Discrete Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Presales
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
2 2 (8.33%) IFS
2 2 (8.33%) Order to Cash
2 2 (8.33%) Use Case
2 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.33%) CRM
2 2 (8.33%) AS400
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE

Sage 500
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:

Business Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 24 (100.00%) NetSuite
1 24 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 24 (100.00%) SAP Business One
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 24 (100.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Consultant
1 24 (100.00%) NetSuite Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) AS400
1 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (8.33%) CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Discrete Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Order to Cash
2 2 (8.33%) Presales
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (8.33%) Use Case
2 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ACCA
1 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) Sage
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Epicor
2 2 (8.33%) IFS
2 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle