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 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 90 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAS 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 0.66% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 3.65% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -6.11%
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
207 192 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.41% 18.01% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 195 172 187
Average salary £33,750 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £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 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
Glamorgan - 6 £35,000 -
Cardiff +7 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
SAS
Wales

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (88.89%) SQL
2 23 (85.19%) MS Excel
3 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
3 22 (81.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (77.78%) MicroStrategy
4 21 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (74.07%) SDLC
6 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (22.22%) Statistics
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.81%) Credit Risk
8 4 (14.81%) Predictive Modelling
9 3 (11.11%) Economics
9 3 (11.11%) CHAID
9 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 3 (11.11%) Retail
10 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
10 2 (7.41%) Banking
10 2 (7.41%) MS Office
10 2 (7.41%) Linear Regression
10 2 (7.41%) Analytics
10 2 (7.41%) Propensity Modelling
10 2 (7.41%) Customer Segmentation
10 2 (7.41%) Regression Analysis
10 2 (7.41%) Customer Insight
11 1 (3.70%) Risk Analytics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (85.19%) MS Excel
2 22 (81.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
4 1 (3.70%) EViews
4 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Analyst
2 21 (77.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 16 (59.26%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (51.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Statistics
3 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.81%) Credit Risk
4 3 (11.11%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (74.07%) SDLC
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) CHAID
5 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Linear Regression
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Insight
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Propensity Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Segmentation
7 1 (3.70%) Markov Chain
7 1 (3.70%) Customer Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Fraud Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Research
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
2 1 (3.70%) R
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Basel II
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) MicroStrategy