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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 66 102 113
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +11
Permanent jobs citing SAS 61 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.14% 0.75% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.25% 4.07% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 25
Average salary £43,750 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.71% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +16.25%
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
428 295 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.02% 18.45% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 345 258 403
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,998 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +23 44 £47,500 +39.70% 5
Warrington - 14 £46,250 - 3
Macclesfield - 2 £22,000 -
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 62 (66.67%) Finance
2 57 (61.29%) Analytics
3 56 (60.22%) SQL
4 53 (56.99%) Data Analysis
5 48 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (41.94%) Degree
7 33 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (33.33%) Marketing
9 29 (31.18%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (25.81%) Mathematics
11 20 (21.51%) Credit Risk
12 19 (20.43%) Retail
13 16 (17.20%) Economics
14 15 (16.13%) Statistics
14 15 (16.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 15 (16.13%) CHAID
15 14 (15.05%) Risk Management
15 14 (15.05%) Project Management
16 13 (13.98%) Banking
17 12 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
17 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
17 12 (12.90%) Predictive Modelling
17 12 (12.90%) Statistical Modelling
18 11 (11.83%) Data Integration
18 11 (11.83%) VBA
18 11 (11.83%) Business Development
19 10 (10.75%) Statistical Analysis
19 10 (10.75%) QlikView
19 10 (10.75%) Oracle
19 10 (10.75%) MS Excel

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (5.38%) WebLogic
1 5 (5.38%) Lync
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.75%) MS Office
2 10 (10.75%) SPSS
3 5 (5.38%) FastStats
4 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.15%) SAP MDM
1 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (16.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.75%) QlikView
5 9 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (8.60%) Data Mining
6 8 (8.60%) Big Data
7 7 (7.53%) Hadoop
7 7 (7.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.15%) Spotfire
9 2 (2.15%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
General
1 62 (66.67%) Finance
2 31 (33.33%) Marketing
3 19 (20.43%) Retail
4 13 (13.98%) Banking
5 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.38%) Legal
6 5 (5.38%) French Language
6 5 (5.38%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (63.44%) Analyst
2 40 (43.01%) Senior Analyst
3 23 (24.73%) Strategy Analyst
4 15 (16.13%) Consultant
4 15 (16.13%) Insight Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Data Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Data Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (8.60%) Data Mining Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Business Consultant
8 6 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) Senior SAS Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) SAS Consultant
10 3 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) SAS Developer
11 2 (2.15%) Customer Insight Analyst
11 2 (2.15%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) XML
1 2 (2.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (25.81%) Mathematics
3 20 (21.51%) Credit Risk
4 16 (17.20%) Economics
5 15 (16.13%) Statistics
6 11 (11.83%) Data Integration
7 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
8 8 (8.60%) Physics
9 7 (7.53%) Visualisation
10 5 (5.38%) Data Extraction
11 2 (2.15%) Life Science
11 2 (2.15%) Informatics
11 2 (2.15%) Taxonomies
12 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
12 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Linux
2 3 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (61.29%) Analytics
2 53 (56.99%) Data Analysis
3 29 (31.18%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (16.13%) CHAID
5 14 (15.05%) Risk Management
5 14 (15.05%) Project Management
6 12 (12.90%) Predictive Modelling
6 12 (12.90%) Statistical Modelling
7 11 (11.83%) Business Development
8 10 (10.75%) Statistical Analysis
8 10 (10.75%) Coaching
9 9 (9.68%) Performance Management
9 9 (9.68%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.53%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.45%) Validation
11 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (6.45%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.45%) CRM
12 5 (5.38%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (60.22%) SQL
2 11 (11.83%) VBA
3 9 (9.68%) Java
4 8 (8.60%) VB
5 7 (7.53%) C
5 7 (7.53%) Python
6 6 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.30%) Perl
8 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.15%) C++
8 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (41.94%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Business Objects
3 6 (6.45%) Cognos
4 5 (5.38%) Minitab
4 5 (5.38%) SmartFocus
4 5 (5.38%) Tableau
5 4 (4.30%) SAP
5 4 (4.30%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.15%) Google
6 2 (2.15%) IBM
6 2 (2.15%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.15%) Informatica
7 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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