The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 86 92 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAS 36 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.02% 1.56% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 8.04% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 24
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,100 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
414 336 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.18% 19.35% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 325 287 462
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SAS
North West

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +9 30 £66,250 +60.60% 12
Warrington -21 1 - - 1
Runcorn - 1 £25,000 -
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 54 (71.05%) SQL
2 52 (68.42%) Finance
3 44 (57.89%) Degree
4 42 (55.26%) Data Analysis
5 39 (51.32%) Analytics
6 30 (39.47%) Retail
7 21 (27.63%) Marketing
8 20 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (19.74%) Business Development
11 14 (18.42%) Mathematics
12 13 (17.11%) Performance Management
12 13 (17.11%) Banking
12 13 (17.11%) Statistics
13 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
14 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (14.47%) Credit Risk
15 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
15 10 (13.16%) Project Management
16 9 (11.84%) Python
16 9 (11.84%) Java
16 9 (11.84%) Oracle
16 9 (11.84%) Visualisation
17 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
17 8 (10.53%) Business Objects
17 8 (10.53%) MS Office
17 8 (10.53%) SAP
17 8 (10.53%) C
17 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
17 8 (10.53%) BusinessObjects

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.53%) MS Office
3 3 (3.95%) SPSS
4 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.32%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.63%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (9.21%) QlikView
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (6.58%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (2.63%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.63%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.63%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 52 (68.42%) Finance
2 30 (39.47%) Retail
3 21 (27.63%) Marketing
4 13 (17.11%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Analyst
2 38 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 28 (36.84%) Strategy Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Graduate
7 5 (6.58%) Data Mining Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Data Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) MI Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.95%) SAS Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (2.63%) NHS Information Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) XML
2 2 (2.63%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Mathematics
2 13 (17.11%) Statistics
3 11 (14.47%) Credit Risk
4 9 (11.84%) Visualisation
5 8 (10.53%) Physics
6 6 (7.89%) Economics
6 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.95%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.63%) NHS
8 2 (2.63%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.63%) Life Science
8 2 (2.63%) Taxonomies
8 2 (2.63%) Informatics
9 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (1.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Data Analysis
2 39 (51.32%) Analytics
3 20 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (19.74%) Business Development
5 13 (17.11%) Performance Management
6 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.16%) Project Management
7 8 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.89%) CHAID
8 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.26%) Migration
10 3 (3.95%) Customer Insight
10 3 (3.95%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (3.95%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (3.95%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.95%) Validation
10 3 (3.95%) Change Management
11 2 (2.63%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (71.05%) SQL
2 9 (11.84%) Python
2 9 (11.84%) Java
3 8 (10.53%) C
4 6 (7.89%) C++
5 5 (6.58%) VB
6 4 (5.26%) VBA
7 3 (3.95%) Perl
7 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (57.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) Business Objects
2 8 (10.53%) SAP
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) Tableau
4 5 (6.58%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.63%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.63%) Informatica
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) Cognos
6 1 (1.32%) Minitab
6 1 (1.32%) SmartFocus
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: plus excellent benefits, bonuses etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: £3500 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 20 days ago
Macclesfield
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Training
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago