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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 84 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAS 21 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.42% 0.66% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.47% 3.05% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 12
Average salary £43,000 £28,500 £48,975
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.87% -41.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
SAS
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
281 262 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.01% 21.51% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 241 221 250
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,650 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SAS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAS Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SAS
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (68.97%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (58.62%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) Degree
4 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (34.48%) C++
5 10 (34.48%) C
5 10 (34.48%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) Retail
5 10 (34.48%) Data Management
5 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
5 10 (34.48%) Data Integration
6 9 (31.03%) Data Validation
6 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
6 9 (31.03%) Base SAS
6 9 (31.03%) Validation
6 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
7 8 (27.59%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.69%) Banking
9 6 (20.69%) Reference Data
9 6 (20.69%) Data Quality
10 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (13.79%) SPSS
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle
11 4 (13.79%) Analytics
11 4 (13.79%) R
11 4 (13.79%) Tableau

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (3.45%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
3 4 (13.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (31.03%) Base SAS
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.34%) DB2
4 3 (10.34%) MS Access
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) PowerCenter
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (3.45%) QlikView
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Retail
3 6 (20.69%) Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Data Manager
3 6 (20.69%) SAS Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) MI Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Integration Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Campaign Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Quality Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.45%) QA Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Support Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) SAS Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.90%) WCF
1 2 (6.90%) WPF
2 1 (3.45%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (34.48%) Data Integration
3 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
4 6 (20.69%) Reference Data
5 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
5 3 (10.34%) Economics
5 3 (10.34%) Statistics
5 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
7 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
7 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
1 10 (34.48%) Data Management
2 9 (31.03%) Data Validation
2 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
2 9 (31.03%) Validation
3 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Visual Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Line Management
6 2 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (6.90%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) C++
2 10 (34.48%) C
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) R
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) X++
7 1 (3.45%) COBOL
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.90%) FINREP
3 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
1 4 (13.79%) Tableau
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica