The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 87 104
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 1.01% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 2.36% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 3
Median salary £41,250 £26,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.66% -18.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £23,200 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £65,000 £35,700
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 Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 414 551 654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 42.46% 42.81% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 358 449 519
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +4.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Sage
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Sage in Wales

Sage
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in Wales over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sage in Wales

Sage
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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 +9 1 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Sage
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for Sage.

1 13 (86.67%) Sage 200
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (60.00%) Sage 50
4 9 (60.00%) Degree
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) C#
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Web Development
6 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (33.33%) ERP
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server

Sage
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 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Sage 200
2 9 (60.00%) Sage 50
3 2 (13.33%) Sage MMS
4 1 (6.67%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support
4 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (20.00%) IT Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Sage Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Sage 200 Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Support Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Web Development
3 5 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
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