The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Sage 200 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 200 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage 200
UK / Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 101 105
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 200 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.100% 0.078% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.69% 1.41% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +30.95%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% -9.37%  

Sage 200 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 59 71 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 5.89% 5.51% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 53
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,549 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% -  

Sage 200
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Sage 200 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 200 in Wales

Sage 200
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 200 in Wales.

Salary trend for Sage 200 in Wales

Sage 200
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 200 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
South Wales +15 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Sage 200
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Sage 200 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 Wales region with a requirement for Sage 200.

1 13 (100.00%) Sage
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) Sage 50
4 8 (61.54%) Manufacturing
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Web Development
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server

Sage 200
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Sage 50
2 2 (15.38%) Sage MMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Manufacturing
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Developer
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (23.08%) IT Technician
3 3 (23.08%) Support Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Sage 200 Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Sage Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Support Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Sage
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft