The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 160 205 175
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAS 71 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.27% 0.75% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.06% 3.84% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 44
Average salary £31,500 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.16% +15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,250 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
SAS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1172 1380 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.05% 19.64% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1216 1201
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SAS Salary Trend in the North West

SAS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SAS Salary Histogram in the North West

SAS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +16 31 £40,000 -7.51% 10
Cheshire +35 20 £28,500 -50.43% 4
Merseyside -9 2 £32,500 +1.56% 2
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 73 (65.77%) SQL
2 39 (35.14%) Finance
3 32 (28.83%) Marketing
4 31 (27.93%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (26.13%) Analytics
5 29 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (24.32%) Retail
7 18 (16.22%) Degree
8 15 (13.51%) Banking
8 15 (13.51%) Unix
8 15 (13.51%) Credit Risk
9 13 (11.71%) VBA
10 12 (10.81%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
11 11 (9.91%) SAS EBI
11 11 (9.91%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (9.91%) Red Hat
11 11 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (9.01%) Telecoms
12 10 (9.01%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
12 10 (9.01%) Oracle
12 10 (9.01%) Base SAS
12 10 (9.01%) Customer Segmentation
13 9 (8.11%) Performance Analysis
13 9 (8.11%) Campaign Management
13 9 (8.11%) Database Marketing
13 9 (8.11%) Teradata
13 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Office
2 6 (5.41%) SPSS
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) WebTrends
2 5 (4.50%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (2.70%) FastStats
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.80%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.90%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.91%) SAS EBI
3 10 (9.01%) Base SAS
4 8 (7.21%) QlikView
4 8 (7.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 7 (6.31%) Data Mining
5 7 (6.31%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (6.31%) Spotfire
6 6 (5.41%) OLAP
7 5 (4.50%) DataStage
7 5 (4.50%) MS Access
8 4 (3.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.70%) Big Data
9 3 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.80%) PowerCenter
10 2 (1.80%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.90%) ProC
General
1 39 (35.14%) Finance
2 32 (28.83%) Marketing
3 27 (24.32%) Retail
4 15 (13.51%) Banking
5 10 (9.01%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
6 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (68.47%) Analyst
2 25 (22.52%) SQL Analyst
3 17 (15.32%) SAS Analyst
4 16 (14.41%) Data Analyst
5 13 (11.71%) Risk Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) Commercial Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) Insight Analyst
7 11 (9.91%) Administrator
7 11 (9.91%) SAS Administrator
7 11 (9.91%) Unix Administrator
8 10 (9.01%) Consultant
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) SAS Consultant
10 7 (6.31%) Web Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Web Analytics Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Campaign Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Marketing Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Marketing Data Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) HTML
1 1 (0.90%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.51%) Credit Risk
3 7 (6.31%) Statistics
4 4 (3.60%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.80%) Economics
5 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.90%) Physics
6 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (26.13%) Analytics
3 12 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
4 11 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (9.91%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (9.01%) Customer Segmentation
5 10 (9.01%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (8.11%) Campaign Management
6 9 (8.11%) Database Marketing
6 9 (8.11%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.31%) ETL
8 6 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.50%) CRM
9 5 (4.50%) People Management
10 4 (3.60%) Customer Insight
10 4 (3.60%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.60%) Data Management
10 4 (3.60%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.70%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (65.77%) SQL
2 13 (11.71%) VBA
3 4 (3.60%) R
4 3 (2.70%) Python
4 3 (2.70%) SAS Macro
4 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.80%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.90%) C
6 1 (0.90%) C++
6 1 (0.90%) Lua
6 1 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (0.90%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (9.91%) Red Hat
2 10 (9.01%) Oracle
3 9 (8.11%) Teradata
4 8 (7.21%) Google
4 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.31%) Informatica
6 5 (4.50%) Ab Initio
6 5 (4.50%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (2.70%) Cognos
7 3 (2.70%) Minitab
7 3 (2.70%) SAP
8 2 (1.80%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.80%) IBM
9 1 (0.90%) Avaya
9 1 (0.90%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.90%) Tableau
9 1 (0.90%) Verint
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