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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 199 153 198
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +45
Permanent jobs citing SAS 42 102 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 1.45% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.43% 7.15% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 56
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £43,250 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1224 1427 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.27% 20.23% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1164 1112
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 -21 24 £34,500 +31.42% 22
Merseyside +17 9 £32,500 -5.79% 2
Cheshire -35 4 £41,750 +51.81% 7
Lancashire - 2 £37,250 - 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 54 (46.15%) Analytics
2 48 (41.03%) Finance
3 37 (31.62%) Teradata
4 35 (29.91%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (28.21%) Business Objects
6 32 (27.35%) SQL
6 32 (27.35%) Big Data
7 30 (25.64%) Degree
8 27 (23.08%) Oracle
9 25 (21.37%) Tableau
9 25 (21.37%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (17.95%) ETL
11 20 (17.09%) SPSS
11 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
11 20 (17.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 19 (16.24%) Cognos
12 19 (16.24%) DataStage
13 18 (15.38%) OLAP
14 17 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (14.53%) Banking
14 17 (14.53%) Visualisation
15 16 (13.68%) Marketing
15 16 (13.68%) Data Analysis
16 15 (12.82%) Project Management
17 14 (11.97%) Business Analysis
17 14 (11.97%) QlikView
18 13 (11.11%) Data Analytics
18 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
19 12 (10.26%) Java

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (2.56%) Apache Pig
1 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.71%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) Lync
3 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (17.09%) SPSS
2 6 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 4 (3.42%) FastStats
4 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) SMS
2 1 (0.85%) WAN
2 1 (0.85%) DHCP
2 1 (0.85%) VPN
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) IPv4
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.91%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (27.35%) Big Data
3 20 (17.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
4 19 (16.24%) DataStage
5 18 (15.38%) OLAP
6 14 (11.97%) QlikView
7 12 (10.26%) Base SAS
8 11 (9.40%) Relational Database
9 10 (8.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 8 (6.84%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (6.84%) Pentaho
10 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
12 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
12 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (5.13%) MS Access
12 6 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Subversion
1 2 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.85%) TestDirector
General
1 48 (41.03%) Finance
2 17 (14.53%) Banking
3 16 (13.68%) Marketing
4 6 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
5 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (24.79%) Analyst
2 26 (22.22%) Consultant
3 12 (10.26%) Developer
4 9 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 8 (6.84%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 8 (6.84%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 8 (6.84%) SAS Consultant
6 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (5.13%) Insight Analyst
6 6 (5.13%) SAS BI Consultant
6 6 (5.13%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.27%) SAS Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) SAS Developer
8 4 (3.42%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Architect
8 4 (3.42%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) .NET
2 6 (5.13%) CSS
2 6 (5.13%) HTML
3 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.42%) jQuery
4 3 (2.56%) Web Services
4 3 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (2.56%) Grails
5 2 (1.71%) Ajax
5 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.71%) Kafka
5 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (1.71%) Cascading
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.37%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.53%) Visualisation
3 9 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.84%) Open Source
4 8 (6.84%) Data Integration
5 7 (5.98%) Statistics
6 6 (5.13%) Mainframe
6 6 (5.13%) Economics
6 6 (5.13%) Credit Risk
7 5 (4.27%) Data Extraction
7 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.71%) VSAM
9 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.85%) Physics
10 1 (0.85%) Psychology
10 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) UNIX
2 2 (1.71%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.15%) Analytics
2 35 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (17.95%) ETL
4 17 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (13.68%) Data Analysis
6 15 (12.82%) Project Management
7 14 (11.97%) Business Analysis
8 13 (11.11%) Data Analytics
9 9 (7.69%) Business Analytics
9 9 (7.69%) Customer Insight
10 8 (6.84%) Statistical Modelling
11 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.98%) Data Management
12 6 (5.13%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.13%) Time Management
13 5 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (4.27%) Performance Testing
14 4 (3.42%) Operations Research
14 4 (3.42%) CHAID
14 4 (3.42%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.35%) SQL
2 12 (10.26%) Java
3 8 (6.84%) Python
3 8 (6.84%) R
4 7 (5.98%) VBA
5 6 (5.13%) C#
6 5 (4.27%) C++
6 5 (4.27%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.42%) Scala
8 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.56%) Ruby
8 3 (2.56%) SAS Macro
8 3 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (25.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) MCSA
2 1 (0.85%) CCNA
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) HDFS
2 1 (0.85%) GPFS
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 37 (31.62%) Teradata
2 33 (28.21%) Business Objects
3 27 (23.08%) Oracle
4 25 (21.37%) Tableau
5 19 (16.24%) Cognos
6 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 10 (8.55%) Siebel
8 8 (6.84%) Cloudera
9 7 (5.98%) IBM
10 5 (4.27%) SAP
10 5 (4.27%) Informatica
10 5 (4.27%) Ab Initio
11 4 (3.42%) Remedy
12 2 (1.71%) Alterian
12 2 (1.71%) Talend
13 1 (0.85%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.85%) VMware
13 1 (0.85%) Minitab
13 1 (0.85%) MapR
13 1 (0.85%) Google
Chester, Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25% Flex Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Cash Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £41625 - £47350 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago