Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Line 500 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line 500 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sage Line 500
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 327 342 314
Rank change year-on-year +15 -28 +6
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.010% 0.009% 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.11% 0.092% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
West Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +8.43% -7.26%
10th Percentile £33,250 £45,000 £38,050
90th Percentile £35,750 £45,000 £42,950
England median annual salary £34,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.99% +3.08% -7.14%

Line 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 943 1083 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.30% 9.43% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 623 713 646
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - -0.99% +1.00%

Line 500
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Line 500 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Line 500 in the West Midlands

Line 500
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Line 500 in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Line 500 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Line 500.

1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 500

Line 500
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 500
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sage