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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 207 162 138
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -24
Permanent jobs citing SAS 39 89 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 1.30% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.04% 6.22% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 68 85
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £48,250 £54,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -6.11%
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
1284 1431 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.82% 20.89% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1201 1190
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -13 17 £40,000 +23.07% 18
Merseyside +23 11 £31,500 -10.00%
Cheshire -23 10 £76,250 +205.00% 5
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 40 (47.62%) Analytics
2 30 (35.71%) SQL
3 29 (34.52%) Degree
4 28 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (30.95%) Business Objects
5 26 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (29.76%) SPSS
7 24 (28.57%) Cognos
8 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
9 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 21 (25.00%) Finance
10 19 (22.62%) QlikView
10 19 (22.62%) R
11 18 (21.43%) Business Analysis
11 18 (21.43%) Python
12 17 (20.24%) Visualisation
13 16 (19.05%) Data Analytics
14 15 (17.86%) Pentaho
14 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (17.86%) Teradata
15 14 (16.67%) IBM
15 14 (16.67%) Java
15 14 (16.67%) Open Source
16 13 (15.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 13 (15.48%) Business Analytics
16 13 (15.48%) Tableau
16 13 (15.48%) Oracle
16 13 (15.48%) Data Analysis
16 13 (15.48%) Marketing
17 12 (14.29%) Big Data

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (7.14%) Apache Pig
1 6 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (29.76%) SPSS
2 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 9 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (9.52%) MS Office
5 2 (2.38%) FastStats
6 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) SmartFocus
3 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) SMS
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.62%) QlikView
3 15 (17.86%) Pentaho
4 13 (15.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 12 (14.29%) Big Data
6 11 (13.10%) Hadoop
7 9 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (9.52%) Data Mining
8 8 (9.52%) Base SAS
8 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
9 7 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (7.14%) HBase
10 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (7.14%) MS Access
10 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
12 4 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.19%) TestDirector
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Marketing
3 9 (10.71%) Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 4 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (34.52%) Analyst
2 15 (17.86%) Consultant
3 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 8 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) SAS BI Consultant
5 7 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) SAS Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Insight Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Customer Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Graduate
9 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.57%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Designer
9 3 (3.57%) SAS Project Manager
10 2 (2.38%) Data Insight Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Commercial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (4.76%) HTML
2 4 (4.76%) CSS
3 3 (3.57%) Web Services
3 3 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (3.57%) Grails
4 2 (2.38%) jQuery
4 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.19%) Kafka
5 1 (1.19%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (20.24%) Visualisation
3 8 (9.52%) Statistics
4 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.76%) CMDB
6 4 (4.76%) Credit Risk
6 4 (4.76%) User Experience
7 3 (3.57%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.57%) Economics
7 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.19%) Physics
9 1 (1.19%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) Analytics
2 28 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 16 (19.05%) Data Analytics
5 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (16.67%) Open Source
7 13 (15.48%) Business Analytics
7 13 (15.48%) Data Analysis
8 10 (11.90%) Data Management
9 9 (10.71%) Customer Insight
9 9 (10.71%) Statistical Modelling
10 8 (9.52%) ETL
10 8 (9.52%) Operations Research
11 7 (8.33%) Project Management
11 7 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (7.14%) Line Management
13 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
13 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
13 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (4.76%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.71%) SQL
2 19 (22.62%) R
3 18 (21.43%) Python
4 14 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (8.33%) VBA
6 6 (7.14%) C
7 4 (4.76%) C#
7 4 (4.76%) C++
7 4 (4.76%) MATLAB
7 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.57%) Scala
8 3 (3.57%) Ruby
9 2 (2.38%) SAS Macro
9 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (34.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) HDFS
2 1 (1.19%) GPFS
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) Business Objects
2 24 (28.57%) Cognos
3 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 15 (17.86%) Teradata
5 14 (16.67%) IBM
6 13 (15.48%) Oracle
6 13 (15.48%) Tableau
7 10 (11.90%) Cloudera
8 5 (5.95%) Informatica
8 5 (5.95%) SAP
8 5 (5.95%) Ab Initio
9 4 (4.76%) Remedy
10 2 (2.38%) DataFlux
10 2 (2.38%) Minitab
10 2 (2.38%) Alterian
10 2 (2.38%) Talend
11 1 (1.19%) Hortonworks
11 1 (1.19%) MapR
11 1 (1.19%) Google
11 1 (1.19%) Netezza
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + SAS Training
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + 25% Cash Benefit
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Ripe4
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £42750 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago