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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 215 225 174
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -51
Permanent jobs citing SAS 40 21 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.36% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.93% 1.56% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 45
Average salary £42,500 £45,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.07% -4.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,375 £42,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-2.64% -9.09%
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
1367 1343 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 24.01% 22.81% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1217 1006
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Devon +11 12 £47,500 +21.79%
Gloucestershire +8 11 £37,500 -17.12% 3
Bristol +1 10 £36,250 -19.44% 6
Wiltshire +5 4 £46,250 +8.82%
Somerset -7 2 £55,000 -6.38%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 88 (78.57%) SQL
2 58 (51.79%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (41.96%) Finance
4 38 (33.93%) Statistics
5 35 (31.25%) Degree
6 34 (30.36%) Mathematics
7 33 (29.46%) Analytics
8 32 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (27.68%) Marketing
10 27 (24.11%) SPSS
11 26 (23.21%) R
12 24 (21.43%) Retail
12 24 (21.43%) Data Analysis
13 23 (20.54%) Computer Science
14 20 (17.86%) CRM
15 19 (16.96%) Oracle
15 19 (16.96%) Data Governance
16 18 (16.07%) C
17 17 (15.18%) Data Quality
18 16 (14.29%) C#
18 16 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (14.29%) Banking
19 15 (13.39%) BusinessObjects
19 15 (13.39%) Python
19 15 (13.39%) Direct Marketing
20 14 (12.50%) C++
20 14 (12.50%) Java
20 14 (12.50%) MATLAB
21 13 (11.61%) Data Analytics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.89%) Lync
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (24.11%) SPSS
2 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.68%) GenStat
3 3 (2.68%) MS Office
3 3 (2.68%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (8.04%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (13.39%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (8.93%) SAS EBI
4 9 (8.04%) QlikView
5 8 (7.14%) Base SAS
5 8 (7.14%) OLAP
6 6 (5.36%) Spotfire
7 5 (4.46%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (2.68%) Big Data
9 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.79%) BODI
10 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.79%) MS Access
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.79%) SAP BI
10 2 (1.79%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (9.82%) JIRA
2 7 (6.25%) Toad
3 1 (0.89%) Kiln
3 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (41.96%) Finance
2 31 (27.68%) Marketing
3 24 (21.43%) Retail
4 16 (14.29%) Banking
5 11 (9.82%) Advertising
6 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.79%) Billing
8 1 (0.89%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (53.57%) Analyst
2 24 (21.43%) SAS Analyst
3 16 (14.29%) Developer
4 15 (13.39%) Insight Analyst
5 14 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Data Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Marketing Executive
7 10 (8.93%) SAS Insight Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Test Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Data Insight Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Insight Data Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Report Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) Administrator
10 6 (5.36%) Marketing Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) SAS Data Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.46%) C++ Developer
11 5 (4.46%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.82%) CSS
1 11 (9.82%) HTML
2 8 (7.14%) .NET
3 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 58 (51.79%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (33.93%) Statistics
3 34 (30.36%) Mathematics
4 23 (20.54%) Computer Science
5 11 (9.82%) Mobile App
5 11 (9.82%) Visualisation
6 5 (4.46%) Credit Risk
6 5 (4.46%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.57%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.68%) Pricing Data
9 2 (1.79%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.89%) Biology
10 1 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.89%) Derivative
10 1 (0.89%) Economics
10 1 (0.89%) Equities
10 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.36%) Unix
2 3 (2.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
3 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.46%) Analytics
2 32 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 20 (17.86%) CRM
5 19 (16.96%) Data Governance
6 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (13.39%) Direct Marketing
8 13 (11.61%) Data Analytics
9 11 (9.82%) Data Modelling
9 11 (9.82%) Scrum
9 11 (9.82%) Statistical Modelling
10 10 (8.93%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (8.93%) Marketing Automation
10 10 (8.93%) Project Management
10 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.93%) Wealth Management
11 9 (8.04%) Campaign Analysis
11 9 (8.04%) Coaching
11 9 (8.04%) ETL
11 9 (8.04%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (78.57%) SQL
2 26 (23.21%) R
3 18 (16.07%) C
4 16 (14.29%) C#
5 15 (13.39%) Python
6 14 (12.50%) C++
6 14 (12.50%) Java
6 14 (12.50%) MATLAB
7 11 (9.82%) Objective-C
7 11 (9.82%) Ruby
8 7 (6.25%) VBA
9 6 (5.36%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.79%) COBOL
10 2 (1.79%) Scala
10 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.89%) Pascal
11 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.89%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) ISEB
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.79%) PhD
6 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.18%) Data Quality
2 11 (9.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (16.96%) Oracle
2 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.82%) Apple
3 11 (9.82%) Tableau
4 7 (6.25%) SAP
5 5 (4.46%) Teradata
6 2 (1.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.89%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.89%) i2
7 1 (0.89%) Remedy
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