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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
England / North West
Rank 184 158 201
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +43
Permanent jobs citing SAS 63 74 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 1.36% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.29% 7.05% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 56 58 44
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -28.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £43,550 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.29%

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
1002 1050 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.91% 19.29% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 869 862 1163
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Manchester -7 42 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Cheshire -9 4 £34,000 +21.42% 1
Merseyside -14 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 - 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 North West region with a requirement for SAS.

1 86 (73.50%) Analytics
2 56 (47.86%) SQL
3 53 (45.30%) Python
4 46 (39.32%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (38.46%) Data Analytics
6 42 (35.90%) R
7 37 (31.62%) Statistics
8 34 (29.06%) Big Data
9 33 (28.21%) Machine Learning
10 32 (27.35%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (26.50%) SPSS
12 30 (25.64%) Mathematics
13 25 (21.37%) Stata
13 25 (21.37%) Oracle
14 24 (20.51%) Degree
15 23 (19.66%) Marketing
15 23 (19.66%) Bayesian Methods
16 21 (17.95%) QlikView
16 21 (17.95%) Computer Science
17 20 (17.09%) Spotfire
17 20 (17.09%) Data Mining
18 18 (15.38%) Informatica
18 18 (15.38%) Ab Initio
18 18 (15.38%) Data Analysis
18 18 (15.38%) Credit Risk
19 16 (13.68%) MicroStrategy
19 16 (13.68%) DataStage
19 16 (13.68%) Neural Network
19 16 (13.68%) People Management
19 16 (13.68%) Adobe Campaign

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (2.56%) Apache Pig
1 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (26.50%) SPSS
2 25 (21.37%) Stata
3 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.42%) S-PLUS
5 3 (2.56%) MS Office
6 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (13.68%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (5.13%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.71%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
1 1 (0.85%) SAN
1 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.06%) Big Data
2 21 (17.95%) QlikView
3 20 (17.09%) Data Mining
3 20 (17.09%) Spotfire
4 16 (13.68%) DataStage
5 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
6 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (8.55%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
9 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database
9 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
10 5 (4.27%) Power BI
11 3 (2.56%) Apache Hive
11 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.71%) JIRA
1 2 (1.71%) Mocha
1 2 (1.71%) TestRail
1 2 (1.71%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (19.66%) Marketing
2 15 (12.82%) Retail
3 11 (9.40%) Finance
4 9 (7.69%) Banking
5 8 (6.84%) Advertising
6 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (37.61%) Analyst
2 31 (26.50%) Data Scientist
3 17 (14.53%) Consultant
4 14 (11.97%) Analytics Consultant
4 14 (11.97%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 14 (11.97%) Data Consultant
5 13 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Data Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Data Scientist
8 8 (6.84%) Business Consultant
8 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (5.98%) SAS Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Data Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Developer
10 6 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Analytics Manager
11 5 (4.27%) Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.56%) HTML
3 2 (1.71%) CSS
3 2 (1.71%) Ext JS
3 2 (1.71%) React
4 1 (0.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.85%) jQuery
4 1 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.62%) Statistics
2 32 (27.35%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (25.64%) Mathematics
4 21 (17.95%) Computer Science
5 18 (15.38%) Credit Risk
6 16 (13.68%) Neural Network
7 11 (9.40%) Algorithms
7 11 (9.40%) Economics
8 7 (5.98%) Data Extraction
8 7 (5.98%) Psychology
8 7 (5.98%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.56%) Physics
9 3 (2.56%) Social Media
10 2 (1.71%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.85%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Unix
2 2 (1.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (73.50%) Analytics
2 46 (39.32%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (38.46%) Data Analytics
4 33 (28.21%) Machine Learning
5 23 (19.66%) Bayesian Methods
6 18 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 16 (13.68%) People Management
8 15 (12.82%) Statistical Modelling
9 14 (11.97%) Cluster Analysis
9 14 (11.97%) Data Modelling
10 12 (10.26%) Statistical Analysis
11 11 (9.40%) Validation
11 11 (9.40%) Web Analytics
12 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (8.55%) Neuroscience
12 10 (8.55%) Open Source
12 10 (8.55%) Stochastic Modelling
13 9 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
13 9 (7.69%) Test Strategy
14 8 (6.84%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.86%) SQL
2 53 (45.30%) Python
3 42 (35.90%) R
4 11 (9.40%) MATLAB
5 9 (7.69%) VBA
6 4 (3.42%) C#
6 4 (3.42%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.71%) C++
8 2 (1.71%) Java
9 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (20.51%) Degree
2 14 (11.97%) PhD
3 3 (2.56%) HND
4 1 (0.85%) CCNA
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) MCSE
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.56%) SAS 70
3 2 (1.71%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.85%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) Oracle
2 18 (15.38%) Ab Initio
2 18 (15.38%) Informatica
3 16 (13.68%) MicroStrategy
4 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.84%) Tableau
5 6 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.56%) Google
6 3 (2.56%) Teradata
7 2 (1.71%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.71%) Splunk
7 2 (1.71%) Trillium
8 1 (0.85%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.85%) Cognos
8 1 (0.85%) Minitab
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