The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 93 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAS 3 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% - 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.17% - 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 18
Average salary £42,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 - £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
SAS
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
257 250 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.60% 22.08% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 252 216 169
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SAS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SAS Salary Trend in Kent

SAS
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in Kent

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) VBA
3 12 (48.00%) Marketing
3 12 (48.00%) Data Protection
4 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (28.00%) Database Marketing
7 6 (24.00%) R
8 5 (20.00%) Base SAS
8 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (20.00%) Linear Regression
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Python
8 5 (20.00%) VB
8 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) Degree
10 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
10 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.00%) Customer Insight
10 1 (4.00%) Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) Line Management
10 1 (4.00%) Retail
10 1 (4.00%) Alterian
10 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.00%) Statistics
10 1 (4.00%) Operations Research
10 1 (4.00%) CHAID
10 1 (4.00%) MATLAB

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Base SAS
1 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (48.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Pricing Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Insight Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Market Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (28.00%) Database Marketing
3 5 (20.00%) Linear Regression
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Line Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Research
5 1 (4.00%) CHAID
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) VBA
3 6 (24.00%) R
4 5 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Alterian