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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 56 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAS 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.35% 0.51% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.18% 2.56% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 - £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
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
110 117 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.49% 19.80% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 103 97 123
Average salary £35,000 £35,891 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.48% -2.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,500 £26,000
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 27 April 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 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (52.17%) MicroStrategy
4 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (39.13%) Finance
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
8 7 (30.43%) Analytics
8 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (26.09%) Statistics
10 5 (21.74%) Credit Risk
11 4 (17.39%) EViews
11 4 (17.39%) R
11 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
11 4 (17.39%) Predictive Modelling
11 4 (17.39%) Retail
11 4 (17.39%) SPSS
11 4 (17.39%) MATLAB
11 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
11 4 (17.39%) C
11 4 (17.39%) C++
11 4 (17.39%) Java
12 3 (13.04%) CHAID
12 3 (13.04%) Banking
12 3 (13.04%) Economics
12 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
12 3 (13.04%) Customer Analytics
13 2 (8.70%) Propensity Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (56.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (17.39%) EViews
3 4 (17.39%) SPSS
4 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Statistics
3 5 (21.74%) Credit Risk
4 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
5 3 (13.04%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (30.43%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Predictive Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Customer Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) CHAID
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Propensity Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Segmentation
5 2 (8.70%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Insight
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Linear Regression
6 1 (4.35%) Fraud Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Markov Chain
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) MATLAB
2 4 (17.39%) R
2 4 (17.39%) C
2 4 (17.39%) C++
2 4 (17.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Basel II
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) MicroStrategy