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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 61 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAS 27 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.50% 1.45% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.11% 9.04% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 12
Average salary £38,750 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.67% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +15.00%
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
206 188 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.04% 16.07% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 184 156 156
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram 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 19 September 2014. 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 18 £38,350 +11.97% 8
Newport +21 8 £45,500 +40.00% 2
SAS
Wales

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Marketing
3 11 (34.38%) Statistical Modelling
4 10 (31.25%) Analytics
5 9 (28.13%) SPSS
6 7 (21.88%) Statistics
6 7 (21.88%) Credit Risk
7 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
8 5 (15.63%) ETL
8 5 (15.63%) Base SAS
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.63%) R
9 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
9 4 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) OLAP
10 3 (9.38%) Pay per click
10 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
10 3 (9.38%) Web Analytics
10 3 (9.38%) Campaign Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) Customer Engagement

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (28.13%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
1 1 (3.13%) MPLS
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
2 5 (15.63%) Base SAS
2 5 (15.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (9.38%) OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Software Programmer
3 4 (12.50%) Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Marketing Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Statistical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAS BI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Pricing Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Pricing Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Statistics
1 7 (21.88%) Credit Risk
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
5 2 (6.25%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Statistical Modelling
2 10 (31.25%) Analytics
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) ETL
4 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Pay per click
6 3 (9.38%) Web Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (9.38%) Campaign Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Marketing Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) R
3 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Juniper
2 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.13%) TOWER Software
2 1 (3.13%) Teradata
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £42500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 24 days ago