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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 178 168 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Permanent jobs citing SAS 70 68 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.14% 1.17% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.08% 6.10% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 58 44 81
Average salary £38,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,320 £31,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1379 1115 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.38% 19.25% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 949 1078
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 17 April 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 17 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
Gloucestershire +4 32 £37,500 +6.38% 1
Bristol -11 15 £30,000 -25.00% 11
Wiltshire +2 6 £40,000 -30.43% 5
Somerset +10 5 £55,000 +41.93% 6
Devon - 4 £39,000 - 1
Dorset -24 2 £46,250 +2.77% 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 55 (58.51%) SQL
2 50 (53.19%) Finance
3 43 (45.74%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (39.36%) Oracle
6 34 (36.17%) Business Objects
7 26 (27.66%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (26.60%) Retail
9 24 (25.53%) Banking
9 24 (25.53%) Analytics
10 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
11 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (18.09%) Base SAS
12 16 (17.02%) Degree
12 16 (17.02%) PL/SQL
13 15 (15.96%) SPSS
13 15 (15.96%) Relational Database
14 13 (13.83%) .NET
15 12 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (11.70%) Mathematics
16 11 (11.70%) Basel II
16 11 (11.70%) VB.NET
16 11 (11.70%) UNIX
16 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
17 10 (10.64%) Web Development
18 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (9.57%) Toad
18 9 (9.57%) MS Exchange
19 8 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (9.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) SPSS
2 8 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.26%) MS Office
5 1 (1.06%) MS Project
5 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.06%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Unica
1 1 (1.06%) Unica Affinium
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) SAN
1 6 (6.38%) iSCSI
1 6 (6.38%) NAS
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) LAN
2 1 (1.06%) DHCP
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
3 17 (18.09%) Base SAS
4 15 (15.96%) Relational Database
5 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.38%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
8 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (5.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.13%) Star Schema
11 2 (2.13%) OLAP
11 2 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Toad
2 7 (7.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.13%) ERwin
3 2 (2.13%) Subversion
3 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (53.19%) Finance
2 25 (26.60%) Retail
3 24 (25.53%) Banking
4 8 (8.51%) Marketing
5 3 (3.19%) Advertising
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Law
7 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (42.55%) Analyst
2 22 (23.40%) Developer
3 17 (18.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) SAS Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Consultant
7 8 (8.51%) Business Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Lead Test Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Test Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (6.38%) Data Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Data Scientist
10 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) .NET
2 7 (7.45%) MSMQ
3 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.19%) J2EE
5 2 (2.13%) CSS
5 2 (2.13%) Web Services
5 2 (2.13%) jQuery
5 2 (2.13%) HTML5
5 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.13%) HTML
6 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Mathematics
3 8 (8.51%) Statistics
3 8 (8.51%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (8.51%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.32%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.26%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.19%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.13%) User Experience
7 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Economics
8 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) UNIX
2 6 (6.38%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.74%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (25.53%) Analytics
3 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (10.64%) Web Development
6 8 (8.51%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (8.51%) Data Protection
7 7 (7.45%) Test Scripting
7 7 (7.45%) Statistical Modelling
8 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.32%) CRM
9 5 (5.32%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.32%) Data Analytics
9 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (5.32%) High Availability
10 4 (4.26%) Time Management
10 4 (4.26%) Data Architecture
11 3 (3.19%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 55 (58.51%) SQL
2 16 (17.02%) PL/SQL
3 11 (11.70%) VB.NET
4 7 (7.45%) C++
5 6 (6.38%) R
6 5 (5.32%) Python
6 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.26%) Java
7 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.26%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.19%) VBA
9 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.13%) C#
10 1 (1.06%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) ISEB
3 4 (4.26%) Postgraduate
4 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) CCNP
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) Basel II
2 8 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.13%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.06%) COREP
4 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 37 (39.36%) Oracle
2 34 (36.17%) Business Objects
3 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.38%) VMware
5 4 (4.26%) Teradata
6 3 (3.19%) Tableau
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.06%) Alterian
8 1 (1.06%) Netezza
8 1 (1.06%) SAP
8 1 (1.06%) Cognos
8 1 (1.06%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.06%) Cisco
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
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Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £33935 - £43361 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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