The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 12 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAS 36 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.48% 8.24% 5.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 43.90% 32.31% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
82 65 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 30.71% 25.49% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 53
Average salary £30,250 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.10% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £30,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SAS
Cheshire

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 1 August 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Chester

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 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 48 (78.69%) Finance
2 42 (68.85%) SQL
3 38 (62.30%) Data Analysis
3 38 (62.30%) Degree
3 38 (62.30%) Analytics
4 24 (39.34%) Retail
5 21 (34.43%) Marketing
6 19 (31.15%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (24.59%) Mathematics
9 13 (21.31%) Credit Risk
9 13 (21.31%) Business Development
10 12 (19.67%) Project Management
11 11 (18.03%) Performance Management
12 9 (14.75%) C
12 9 (14.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 9 (14.75%) Physics
12 9 (14.75%) Statistics
12 9 (14.75%) Economics
13 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
14 7 (11.48%) Java
14 7 (11.48%) Oracle
14 7 (11.48%) Python
14 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
15 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
15 6 (9.84%) Banking
15 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
15 6 (9.84%) Data Mining
15 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
15 6 (9.84%) BusinessObjects

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.84%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (14.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 6 (9.84%) Data Mining
3 6 (9.84%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (8.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (6.56%) QlikView
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
General
1 48 (78.69%) Finance
2 24 (39.34%) Retail
3 21 (34.43%) Marketing
4 6 (9.84%) Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Analyst
2 36 (59.02%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (40.98%) Strategy Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Insight Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Data Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Data Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Graduate
6 6 (9.84%) Data Mining Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Senior SAS Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) SAS Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Developer
8 2 (3.28%) SAS Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Customer Insight Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Mathematics
2 13 (21.31%) Credit Risk
3 9 (14.75%) Physics
3 9 (14.75%) Statistics
3 9 (14.75%) Economics
4 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.56%) Data Integration
6 3 (4.92%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) UNIX
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Data Analysis
1 38 (62.30%) Analytics
2 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (21.31%) Business Development
4 12 (19.67%) Project Management
5 11 (18.03%) Performance Management
6 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.20%) CHAID
9 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.56%) Validation
10 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.92%) Statistical Analysis
11 3 (4.92%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Customer Insight
11 3 (4.92%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (4.92%) Econometrics
11 3 (4.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) C
3 7 (11.48%) Java
3 7 (11.48%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) C++
4 6 (9.84%) VB
4 6 (9.84%) VBA
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (62.30%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Business Objects
2 6 (9.84%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (6.56%) Tableau
4 1 (1.64%) Google
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