The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 55 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAS 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.96% 0.46% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.42% 2.44% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £42,250 £32,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.03% -22.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Application Platforms Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
117 82 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 27.99% 18.94% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 111 66 96
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,678 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SAS
Bedfordshire

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SAS
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SAS Salary Trend in Luton

SAS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (80.00%) SPSS
1 4 (80.00%) DataStage
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Cognizant
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) Basel II
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
4 1 (20.00%) Base SAS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (80.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (80.00%) DataStage
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Database Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Cognizant