The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 108 101 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAS 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% 0.26% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.42% 1.26% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -16.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £32,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
289 239 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.96% 20.66% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 271 208 187
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SAS
East of England

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SAS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Bedfordshire region.

SAS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SAS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SAS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 4 £42,250 +32.03%
SAS
East of England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAS.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SPSS
3 4 (40.00%) DataStage
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
5 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (40.00%) DataStage
2 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Database Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Services Director
3 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Credit Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Cognizant