The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SAS 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.41% 3.14% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.90% 26.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.42% 11.85% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 40
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SAS
England

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SAS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SAS Salary Trend in the Midlands

SAS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) MI Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree