The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 68 107 114
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAS 64 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.23% 0.55% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.37% 2.98% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 7 17
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £41,400 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
SAS
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
391 302 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.76% 18.45% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 326 261 357
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SAS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SAS Salary Trend in Cheshire

SAS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SAS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +27 41 £58,750 +72.79% 1
Warrington - 18 £47,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 2 £22,000 - 1
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 65 (69.15%) Finance
2 56 (59.57%) Analytics
3 51 (54.26%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (53.19%) SQL
5 45 (47.87%) Data Analysis
6 41 (43.62%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (31.91%) Degree
9 29 (30.85%) Marketing
10 24 (25.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 23 (24.47%) Mathematics
12 20 (21.28%) Credit Risk
13 18 (19.15%) Data Integration
14 17 (18.09%) Economics
15 16 (17.02%) Project Management
16 15 (15.96%) CHAID
16 15 (15.96%) Banking
16 15 (15.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 14 (14.89%) Statistics
17 14 (14.89%) Risk Management
17 14 (14.89%) SQL Server
18 13 (13.83%) Data Modelling
18 13 (13.83%) Statistical Modelling
19 12 (12.77%) Predictive Modelling
19 12 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
20 11 (11.70%) Retail
20 11 (11.70%) VBA
20 11 (11.70%) Oracle
20 11 (11.70%) SPSS
20 11 (11.70%) Big Data

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.32%) Lync
3 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (11.70%) SPSS
3 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 8 (8.51%) MS Office
4 6 (6.38%) FastStats
5 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.13%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.13%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (43.62%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (25.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 15 (15.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 14 (14.89%) SQL Server
5 11 (11.70%) Big Data
6 10 (10.64%) Hadoop
6 10 (10.64%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (9.57%) QlikView
8 8 (8.51%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.13%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.13%) PowerCenter
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.13%) Spotfire
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.06%) Base SAS
10 1 (1.06%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 65 (69.15%) Finance
2 29 (30.85%) Marketing
3 15 (15.96%) Banking
4 11 (11.70%) Retail
5 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
6 8 (8.51%) French Language
6 8 (8.51%) Spanish Language
7 5 (5.32%) Legal
8 2 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (54.26%) Analyst
2 34 (36.17%) Senior Analyst
3 24 (25.53%) Consultant
4 15 (15.96%) Strategy Analyst
4 15 (15.96%) Insight Analyst
5 14 (14.89%) SAS Consultant
6 10 (10.64%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 10 (10.64%) Data Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Business Consultant
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Data Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Data Mining Analyst
9 7 (7.45%) Business Analyst
10 6 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (6.38%) Senior SAS Consultant
11 2 (2.13%) Customer Insight Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) CRM Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) Development Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (54.26%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (24.47%) Mathematics
3 20 (21.28%) Credit Risk
4 18 (19.15%) Data Integration
5 17 (18.09%) Economics
6 14 (14.89%) Statistics
7 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
8 8 (8.51%) Algorithms
9 6 (6.38%) Physics
10 5 (5.32%) Data Extraction
10 5 (5.32%) Mainframe
11 3 (3.19%) Visualisation
12 2 (2.13%) Taxonomies
12 2 (2.13%) Informatics
12 2 (2.13%) Life Science
13 1 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) Linux
2 8 (8.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (59.57%) Analytics
2 45 (47.87%) Data Analysis
3 34 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (17.02%) Project Management
5 15 (15.96%) CHAID
6 14 (14.89%) Risk Management
7 13 (13.83%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.83%) Statistical Modelling
8 12 (12.77%) Predictive Modelling
9 10 (10.64%) Coaching
9 10 (10.64%) Statistical Analysis
10 8 (8.51%) Information Management
10 8 (8.51%) Business Analytics
11 7 (7.45%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (7.45%) Business Development
11 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.45%) CRM
12 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
12 6 (6.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (53.19%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) VBA
3 10 (10.64%) Java
4 8 (8.51%) VB
5 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.32%) C
6 5 (5.32%) Python
7 4 (4.26%) Perl
8 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (31.91%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Oracle
2 10 (10.64%) Business Objects
3 9 (9.57%) Cognos
4 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.38%) Teradata
6 5 (5.32%) SmartFocus
6 5 (5.32%) Minitab
7 2 (2.13%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.13%) Informatica
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.13%) SAP
7 2 (2.13%) Google
8 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.06%) Tableau
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £33000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Churchill Frank
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago