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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 63 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAS 62 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.20% 1.13% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.12% 6.27% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 28
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £56,100 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-7.52% +12.04%
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
439 287 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.65% 18.04% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 345 246 445
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +20 50 £57,500 +61.97% 8
Warrington - 10 £45,000 - 3
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 64 (69.57%) Finance
2 56 (60.87%) SQL
3 53 (57.61%) Analytics
4 51 (55.43%) Data Analysis
5 41 (44.57%) Degree
6 33 (35.87%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (32.61%) Marketing
8 28 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (27.17%) Mathematics
10 22 (23.91%) Retail
11 20 (21.74%) Credit Risk
12 16 (17.39%) Economics
13 15 (16.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
14 14 (15.22%) Statistics
14 14 (15.22%) CHAID
14 14 (15.22%) Project Management
15 13 (14.13%) Banking
16 12 (13.04%) Business Development
17 11 (11.96%) VBA
17 11 (11.96%) Statistical Modelling
18 10 (10.87%) Predictive Modelling
18 10 (10.87%) Performance Management
18 10 (10.87%) Java
18 10 (10.87%) Oracle
18 10 (10.87%) Physics
19 9 (9.78%) Statistical Analysis
19 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
19 9 (9.78%) Business Objects
19 9 (9.78%) C

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
1 3 (3.26%) Lync
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Office
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 8 (8.70%) SPSS
1 8 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.35%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP MDM
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.87%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (16.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.78%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (9.78%) QlikView
4 8 (8.70%) Data Mining
5 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (6.52%) Big Data
7 5 (5.43%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.17%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 64 (69.57%) Finance
2 30 (32.61%) Marketing
3 22 (23.91%) Retail
4 13 (14.13%) Banking
5 5 (5.43%) Legal
6 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.26%) French Language
7 3 (3.26%) Spanish Language
8 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (60.87%) Analyst
2 42 (45.65%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (27.17%) Strategy Analyst
4 14 (15.22%) Consultant
5 13 (14.13%) Insight Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Data Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Senior Data Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Data Mining Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Developer
10 5 (5.43%) SAS Consultant
10 5 (5.43%) Senior SAS Consultant
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (4.35%) Graduate
11 4 (4.35%) Business Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 3 (3.26%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Mathematics
2 20 (21.74%) Credit Risk
3 16 (17.39%) Economics
4 14 (15.22%) Statistics
5 10 (10.87%) Physics
6 9 (9.78%) Data Integration
7 8 (8.70%) Visualisation
7 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.43%) Data Extraction
9 2 (2.17%) Life Science
9 2 (2.17%) Taxonomies
9 2 (2.17%) Informatics
10 1 (1.09%) NHS
10 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) UNIX
1 4 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (57.61%) Analytics
2 51 (55.43%) Data Analysis
3 28 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (15.22%) CHAID
4 14 (15.22%) Project Management
4 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
5 12 (13.04%) Business Development
6 11 (11.96%) Statistical Modelling
7 10 (10.87%) Performance Management
7 10 (10.87%) Predictive Modelling
8 9 (9.78%) Statistical Analysis
8 9 (9.78%) Data Modelling
9 8 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.52%) Validation
11 6 (6.52%) CRM
11 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.52%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
12 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (60.87%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) VBA
3 10 (10.87%) Java
4 9 (9.78%) C
4 9 (9.78%) Python
5 8 (8.70%) VB
6 4 (4.35%) C++
6 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.35%) Perl
7 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (44.57%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle
2 9 (9.78%) Business Objects
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.52%) SAP
4 6 (6.52%) Tableau
5 5 (5.43%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (4.35%) Cognos
6 4 (4.35%) SmartFocus
6 4 (4.35%) Minitab
7 2 (2.17%) IBM
7 2 (2.17%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.17%) Informatica
8 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.09%) Google
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