The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 82 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAS 16 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.34% 1.30% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 6.53% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 7
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
SAS
Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
224 199 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.76% 19.94% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 207 163 202
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £33,681
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SAS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SAS Salary Trend in South Wales

SAS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Cardiff +2 9 £35,000 -
Glamorgan - 7 £35,000 -
SAS
Wales

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 23 (71.88%) MS Excel
3 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (68.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (65.63%) MicroStrategy
4 21 (65.63%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (25.00%) Degree
8 7 (21.88%) Analytics
9 6 (18.75%) Statistics
10 5 (15.63%) Credit Risk
11 4 (12.50%) EViews
11 4 (12.50%) R
11 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
11 4 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
11 4 (12.50%) Retail
11 4 (12.50%) SPSS
11 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
11 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 4 (12.50%) C
11 4 (12.50%) C++
11 4 (12.50%) Java
12 3 (9.38%) CHAID
12 3 (9.38%) Banking
12 3 (9.38%) Economics
12 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
12 3 (9.38%) Customer Analytics
13 2 (6.25%) Propensity Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 23 (71.88%) MS Excel
2 22 (68.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (12.50%) EViews
3 4 (12.50%) SPSS
4 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Analyst
2 21 (65.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 16 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (43.75%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Statistics
3 5 (15.63%) Credit Risk
4 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (9.38%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.88%) Analytics
4 4 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) CHAID
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Propensity Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) Customer Segmentation
6 2 (6.25%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Customer Insight
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) Linear Regression
7 1 (3.13%) Fraud Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Markov Chain
7 1 (3.13%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 4 (12.50%) R
2 4 (12.50%) C
2 4 (12.50%) C++
2 4 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Basel II
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 21 (65.63%) MicroStrategy