The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 5 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAS 50 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.66% 6.37% 5.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 56.18% 23.19% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Average salary £57,500 £35,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.97% -38.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £46,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +12.04%
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
89 69 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.21% 27.49% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 64
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Chester

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 61 (83.56%) Finance
2 46 (63.01%) SQL
3 45 (61.64%) Analytics
4 42 (57.53%) Data Analysis
5 35 (47.95%) Degree
6 33 (45.21%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (34.25%) Marketing
8 21 (28.77%) Retail
9 19 (26.03%) Credit Risk
9 19 (26.03%) Mathematics
10 17 (23.29%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (20.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 15 (20.55%) Economics
12 14 (19.18%) Project Management
12 14 (19.18%) Risk Management
13 12 (16.44%) Business Development
14 11 (15.07%) CHAID
15 10 (13.70%) VBA
15 10 (13.70%) Performance Management
16 9 (12.33%) Physics
16 9 (12.33%) Statistics
16 9 (12.33%) Banking
16 9 (12.33%) C
16 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
17 8 (10.96%) Data Mining
17 8 (10.96%) VB
18 7 (9.59%) Statistical Modelling
18 7 (9.59%) Predictive Modelling
18 7 (9.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.21%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (20.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (10.96%) Data Mining
4 7 (9.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.48%) QlikView
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
General
1 61 (83.56%) Finance
2 25 (34.25%) Marketing
3 21 (28.77%) Retail
4 9 (12.33%) Banking
5 5 (6.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (63.01%) Analyst
2 40 (54.79%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (34.25%) Strategy Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) Consultant
4 10 (13.70%) Insight Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Data Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Data Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Data Mining Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Senior SAS Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) SAS Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Graduate
8 3 (4.11%) Developer
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.74%) SAS Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Credit Risk
1 19 (26.03%) Mathematics
2 15 (20.55%) Economics
3 9 (12.33%) Physics
3 9 (12.33%) Statistics
4 6 (8.22%) Data Integration
5 5 (6.85%) Data Extraction
6 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) UNIX
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Analytics
2 42 (57.53%) Data Analysis
3 17 (23.29%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (19.18%) Project Management
4 14 (19.18%) Risk Management
5 12 (16.44%) Business Development
6 11 (15.07%) CHAID
7 10 (13.70%) Performance Management
8 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.59%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (9.59%) Predictive Modelling
9 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.22%) Validation
10 6 (8.22%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.85%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (6.85%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.85%) Econometrics
11 5 (6.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 46 (63.01%) SQL
2 10 (13.70%) VBA
3 9 (12.33%) C
4 8 (10.96%) VB
5 6 (8.22%) Python
6 5 (6.85%) Java
7 4 (5.48%) C++
8 2 (2.74%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (47.95%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle
2 4 (5.48%) Business Objects
2 4 (5.48%) SAP
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (5.48%) Tableau
3 1 (1.37%) Google
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