The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 181 169 142
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAS 59 60 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.98% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.04% 4.74% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 64
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,975
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -5.55%
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1461 1267 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 24.79% 20.74% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1073 853
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,330 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SAS Salary Trend in the South West

SAS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in the South West

SAS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
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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
Gloucestershire -11 21 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Bristol -11 18 £35,500 -16.47% 17
Dorset +6 7 - -
Wiltshire -13 7 £42,500 -22.72%
Somerset +18 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Devon - 2 £35,000 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 90 (70.31%) SQL
2 71 (55.47%) Finance
3 61 (47.66%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (45.31%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (37.50%) Oracle
6 44 (34.38%) Business Objects
7 38 (29.69%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (28.13%) Retail
9 34 (26.56%) Analytics
10 28 (21.88%) Banking
10 28 (21.88%) Degree
11 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (18.75%) Base SAS
13 22 (17.19%) PL/SQL
13 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
14 20 (15.63%) UNIX
14 20 (15.63%) Relational Database
15 18 (14.06%) Mathematics
16 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
17 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
17 15 (11.72%) SPSS
17 15 (11.72%) Web Development
18 14 (10.94%) Statistics
18 14 (10.94%) Basel II
18 14 (10.94%) .NET
19 13 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
20 12 (9.38%) Data Analysis
20 12 (9.38%) VB.NET
20 12 (9.38%) SDLC
21 11 (8.59%) Visual Studio

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 8 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.72%) SPSS
3 8 (6.25%) MS Office
4 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) SAN
1 5 (3.91%) iSCSI
1 5 (3.91%) NAS
2 3 (2.34%) VPN
2 3 (2.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.69%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (18.75%) Base SAS
3 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
4 20 (15.63%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 7 (5.47%) BusinessObjects XI
6 7 (5.47%) Data Mining
7 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.13%) OLAP
10 3 (2.34%) DB2
10 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.34%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (8.59%) Visual Studio
1 11 (8.59%) Toad
2 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 71 (55.47%) Finance
2 36 (28.13%) Retail
3 28 (21.88%) Banking
4 5 (3.91%) Marketing
5 3 (2.34%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (46.09%) Analyst
2 34 (26.56%) Developer
3 24 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 13 (10.16%) Business Developer
4 13 (10.16%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.59%) Data Analyst
7 10 (7.81%) SAS Analyst
7 10 (7.81%) MI Analyst
7 10 (7.81%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Oracle BI Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Lead Test Analyst
8 9 (7.03%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) Consultant
9 8 (6.25%) Data Scientist
9 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) SAS Data Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) .NET
2 7 (5.47%) MSMQ
3 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.34%) XML
5 2 (1.56%) HTML
5 2 (1.56%) CSS
5 2 (1.56%) Web Services
5 2 (1.56%) J2EE
5 2 (1.56%) jQuery
5 2 (1.56%) HTML5
5 2 (1.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.78%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 61 (47.66%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.06%) Mathematics
3 14 (10.94%) Statistics
4 9 (7.03%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (6.25%) Algorithms
6 7 (5.47%) Visualisation
7 6 (4.69%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.69%) Credit Risk
7 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.13%) Data Extraction
9 3 (2.34%) SWIFT
9 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.34%) Equities
9 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.56%) Economics
10 2 (1.56%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.56%) User Experience
11 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) UNIX
2 8 (6.25%) Windows
3 6 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (45.31%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (26.56%) Analytics
3 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (11.72%) Web Development
5 13 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (9.38%) SDLC
6 12 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 11 (8.59%) Dimensional Modelling
8 10 (7.81%) Statistical Modelling
9 9 (7.03%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.03%) Data Protection
10 8 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 7 (5.47%) Migration
11 7 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.47%) Data Management
11 7 (5.47%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.47%) Coaching
12 5 (3.91%) Predictive Modelling
12 5 (3.91%) Statistical Analysis
13 4 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 90 (70.31%) SQL
2 22 (17.19%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.38%) VB.NET
4 10 (7.81%) VBA
4 10 (7.81%) R
5 8 (6.25%) Python
5 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.69%) C++
7 5 (3.91%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.13%) SAS Macro
8 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.13%) Java
9 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.34%) Perl
9 3 (2.34%) C#
10 2 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (21.88%) Degree
2 9 (7.03%) ISEB
3 4 (3.13%) SAS Certification
3 4 (3.13%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.34%) CCNP
4 3 (2.34%) CCNA
4 3 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) Basel II
2 9 (7.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.34%) COREP
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 48 (37.50%) Oracle
2 44 (34.38%) Business Objects
3 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.47%) VMware
5 5 (3.91%) Teradata
6 3 (2.34%) Cisco
6 3 (2.34%) SAP
6 3 (2.34%) Sybase
7 2 (1.56%) Cognos
7 2 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.56%) Tableau
7 2 (1.56%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.78%) Twitter
8 1 (0.78%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.78%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.78%) Omniture
8 1 (0.78%) Google
8 1 (0.78%) Netezza
8 1 (0.78%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
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