The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 87 101 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAS 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 0.51% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% 2.37% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £84,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.64% +32.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
SAS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
176 253 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.62% 21.55% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 128 238 222
Average salary £46,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SPSS
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Customer Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Factor Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (28.57%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) FMCG

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (57.14%) SPSS
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Insight Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 3 (42.86%) Customer Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Factor Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos