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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 135 124 184
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +60
Permanent jobs citing SAS 127 119 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.71% 1.74% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.05% 9.14% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 75 99 59
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-7.52% +12.04%
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
1578 1302 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.21% 19.01% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1126 1367
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Cheshire +35 62 £47,500 +48.43% 12
Manchester -48 36 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Merseyside +12 9 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Lancashire -7 5 £42,500 +136.11%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 137 (64.02%) Finance
2 115 (53.74%) SQL
3 80 (37.38%) Analytics
4 76 (35.51%) Business Intelligence
5 74 (34.58%) Degree
6 70 (32.71%) Data Analysis
7 63 (29.44%) Marketing
8 46 (21.50%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (18.69%) Mathematics
10 34 (15.89%) Credit Risk
11 33 (15.42%) Java
12 32 (14.95%) SPSS
13 31 (14.49%) Statistics
14 30 (14.02%) Retail
15 28 (13.08%) Economics
16 25 (11.68%) Data Management
16 25 (11.68%) Data Mining
16 25 (11.68%) MS Excel
17 24 (11.21%) Microsoft
17 24 (11.21%) SQL Server
18 23 (10.75%) CHAID
18 23 (10.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
19 22 (10.28%) Big Data
19 22 (10.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
19 22 (10.28%) Base SAS
20 21 (9.81%) Oracle
21 20 (9.35%) Statistical Modelling
22 19 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
23 18 (8.41%) UNIX
23 18 (8.41%) Python

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (2.80%) Apache
1 6 (2.80%) Apache Pig
2 4 (1.87%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.40%) Lync
3 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (14.95%) SPSS
2 25 (11.68%) MS Excel
3 15 (7.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (4.67%) MS Office
5 7 (3.27%) MS Visio
6 5 (2.34%) FastStats
7 1 (0.47%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) SAP MDM
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.80%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) Ethernet
1 2 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.50%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (11.68%) Data Mining
3 24 (11.21%) SQL Server
4 23 (10.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 22 (10.28%) Big Data
5 22 (10.28%) Base SAS
5 22 (10.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 13 (6.07%) Hadoop
6 13 (6.07%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (6.07%) QlikView
7 12 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.74%) Apache Hive
10 7 (3.27%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.80%) HBase
11 6 (2.80%) Sqoop
11 6 (2.80%) Triplestore
11 6 (2.80%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (2.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.47%) ERwin
2 1 (0.47%) RSpec
2 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 137 (64.02%) Finance
2 63 (29.44%) Marketing
3 30 (14.02%) Retail
4 15 (7.01%) Banking
5 9 (4.21%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.80%) Legal
7 5 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.40%) French Language
8 3 (1.40%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (47.20%) Analyst
2 48 (22.43%) Senior Analyst
3 45 (21.03%) Developer
4 26 (12.15%) Data Analyst
5 25 (11.68%) Strategy Analyst
6 23 (10.75%) Insight Analyst
7 20 (9.35%) Consultant
8 18 (8.41%) SAS Developer
9 15 (7.01%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.07%) Senior Data Analyst
11 11 (5.14%) SAS Analyst
11 11 (5.14%) Senior Insight Analyst
11 11 (5.14%) Customer Insight Analyst
11 11 (5.14%) Customer Analyst
12 10 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 9 (4.21%) Business Analyst
13 9 (4.21%) Graduate
13 9 (4.21%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
14 8 (3.74%) Data Mining Analyst
15 7 (3.27%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.01%) CSS
1 15 (7.01%) HTML
1 15 (7.01%) Ext JS
2 7 (3.27%) .NET
3 6 (2.80%) Web Services
4 2 (0.93%) XML
5 1 (0.47%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.47%) WCF
5 1 (0.47%) WF
5 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.47%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.47%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.69%) Mathematics
2 34 (15.89%) Credit Risk
3 31 (14.49%) Statistics
4 28 (13.08%) Economics
5 16 (7.48%) Visualisation
6 12 (5.61%) Data Integration
7 11 (5.14%) Physics
7 11 (5.14%) Computer Science
8 7 (3.27%) Data Extraction
9 6 (2.80%) Open Source
10 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.93%) ASIC
11 2 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.93%) VHDL
11 2 (0.93%) Verilog
11 2 (0.93%) Life Science
11 2 (0.93%) Psychology
11 2 (0.93%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.93%) Informatics
11 2 (0.93%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.41%) UNIX
2 13 (6.07%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.38%) Analytics
2 76 (35.51%) Business Intelligence
3 70 (32.71%) Data Analysis
4 25 (11.68%) Data Management
5 23 (10.75%) CHAID
6 20 (9.35%) Statistical Modelling
7 19 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (7.48%) Risk Management
9 16 (7.48%) Project Management
9 16 (7.48%) Data Modelling
9 16 (7.48%) Customer Insight
9 16 (7.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 14 (6.54%) ETL
11 13 (6.07%) CRM
11 13 (6.07%) Direct Marketing
12 12 (5.61%) Business Development
13 11 (5.14%) Statistical Analysis
13 11 (5.14%) Validation
14 10 (4.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (53.74%) SQL
2 33 (15.42%) Java
3 18 (8.41%) Python
4 17 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.01%) Perl
5 15 (7.01%) R
6 14 (6.54%) VB
6 14 (6.54%) VBA
7 12 (5.61%) C
8 9 (4.21%) Prolog
9 7 (3.27%) C++
9 7 (3.27%) SAS Macro
10 6 (2.80%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.80%) PHP
11 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.93%) C#
12 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.93%) Tcl
13 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.47%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 74 (34.58%) Degree
2 7 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.27%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.80%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.81%) Oracle
3 16 (7.48%) Business Objects
4 15 (7.01%) Sencha
5 11 (5.14%) SAP
6 8 (3.74%) Cognos
7 7 (3.27%) Tableau
8 5 (2.34%) Hitachi
8 5 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.87%) Minitab
9 4 (1.87%) SmartFocus
10 2 (0.93%) Altera
10 2 (0.93%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 2 (0.93%) Synopsys
10 2 (0.93%) IBM
10 2 (0.93%) Cadence
10 2 (0.93%) Teradata
10 2 (0.93%) Xilinx
10 2 (0.93%) Mentor Graphics
10 2 (0.93%) Hyperion
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
KDR
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Merseyside
Churchill Frank
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + SAS Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago