The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 74
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford - 0.83% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.69% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £38,000 -
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 Watford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 245 237 329
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 45.37% 49.27% 60.04%
Number of salaries quoted 191 192 231
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £34,059
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Sage
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Sage in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for Sage.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec