The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 68 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAS 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.57% 0.30% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.81% 1.52% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
SAS
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
105 132 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.09% 19.73% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 97 113 93
Average salary £29,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SAS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SAS Salary Trend in Cardiff

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (72.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
4 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (61.11%) SDLC
6 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (27.78%) Statistics
9 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
10 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) Finance
10 3 (16.67%) CHAID
10 3 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
11 2 (11.11%) Regression Analysis
11 2 (11.11%) Customer Insight
11 2 (11.11%) Linear Regression
11 2 (11.11%) Analytics
11 2 (11.11%) Propensity Modelling
11 2 (11.11%) Customer Segmentation
11 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 2 (11.11%) MS Office
11 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
11 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 2 (11.11%) Economics
11 2 (11.11%) Banking
11 2 (11.11%) Retail
12 1 (5.56%) Data Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (72.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Analyst
2 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SAS Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Statistics
3 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
4 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.11%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (61.11%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) CHAID
4 3 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Insight
5 2 (11.11%) Linear Regression
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Propensity Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Segmentation
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) MicroStrategy