The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
North West / Merseyside
Rank 62 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAS 5 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.90% 0.20% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.04% 0.91% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £60,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £32,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
71 110 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.79% 21.96% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51 84 105
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SAS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SAS Salary Trend in Merseyside

SAS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +10 5 £60,000 +84.61%
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAS.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Tableau
4 3 (42.86%) Data Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) Statistics
5 2 (28.57%) R
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) Business Development
6 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (14.29%) QlikView
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
6 1 (14.29%) Data Integration

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) MI Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Data Scientist
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior MI Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Decision Tree
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Discovery
4 1 (14.29%) Personalization
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) R
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PhD
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Tableau