The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 138 137 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -33
Permanent jobs citing SAS 5 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.13% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 0.82% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 34
Average salary £80,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £45,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% -5.55%
SAS
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
380 367 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.84% 15.80% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 300 287 358
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SAS Salary Trend in Reading

SAS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in Reading

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Tableau
3 8 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 8 (40.00%) Use Case
4 7 (35.00%) Analytics
5 6 (30.00%) Cognos
5 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Business Objects
5 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
6 5 (25.00%) Big Data
6 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (25.00%) ETL
6 5 (25.00%) Informatica
7 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (20.00%) Ab Initio
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (20.00%) BODI
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (20.00%) QlikView
7 4 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) SPSS
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) FastStats
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (20.00%) BODI
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (20.00%) QlikView
3 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (15.00%) MS Access
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) OLAP
4 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (10.00%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ERwin
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Local Government
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Consultant
2 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 9 (45.00%) Business Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Business Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) MI Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) ODBC
1 2 (10.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 8 (40.00%) Use Case
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Line Management
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.00%) Business Development
8 1 (5.00%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) R
3 2 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Macro
4 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (50.00%) Tableau
2 8 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (30.00%) Cognos
3 6 (30.00%) Business Objects
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Informatica
5 4 (20.00%) Ab Initio
6 3 (15.00%) Teradata
7 2 (10.00%) Cloudera
8 1 (5.00%) Vertica
8 1 (5.00%) Netezza
8 1 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) SAP