The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank - 26 8
Permanent jobs citing SAS 0 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 7.96% 17.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 37.70% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
Median salary - £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
SAS
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.15% 21.11% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 36
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SAS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SAS Salary Trend in Chester

SAS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for SAS.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Local Government
2 2 (33.33%) Netezza
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Local Government
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SAS Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Netezza
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Teradata