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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 166 170 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -61
Permanent jobs citing SAS 73 57 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 0.96% 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.20% 4.74% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 92
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,625 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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
1403 1202 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 24.77% 20.25% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1032 967
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,750
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 29 May 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 29 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
Gloucestershire +10 34 £39,500 -1.25% 4
Bristol -8 14 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Somerset +21 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Wiltshire -7 5 £37,500 -46.42% 8
Devon - 4 £37,000 -
Dorset -1 2 £46,250 +2.77%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 73 (66.36%) SQL
2 55 (50.00%) Finance
3 50 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (36.36%) Business Objects
5 39 (35.45%) Oracle
6 30 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (26.36%) Analytics
8 27 (24.55%) Retail
9 26 (23.64%) Banking
10 24 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (21.82%) Degree
11 20 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 19 (17.27%) PL/SQL
13 17 (15.45%) SPSS
13 17 (15.45%) Base SAS
14 16 (14.55%) Mathematics
14 16 (14.55%) Relational Database
15 14 (12.73%) UNIX
16 13 (11.82%) .NET
16 13 (11.82%) Basel II
16 13 (11.82%) SDLC
17 12 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (10.91%) Web Development
17 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
18 11 (10.00%) Toad
18 11 (10.00%) VB.NET
18 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
18 11 (10.00%) Statistics
19 10 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (8.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) SPSS
2 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.55%) MS Office
5 1 (0.91%) MS Project
5 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.91%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Unica
1 1 (0.91%) Unica Affinium
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) NAS
1 6 (5.45%) iSCSI
1 6 (5.45%) SAN
2 3 (2.73%) VPN
2 3 (2.73%) Firewall
3 1 (0.91%) LAN
3 1 (0.91%) DHCP
3 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.91%) Intranet
3 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 17 (15.45%) Base SAS
4 16 (14.55%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 7 (6.36%) Data Mining
6 7 (6.36%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.73%) OLAP
10 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 2 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.91%) MS Access
12 1 (0.91%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Toad
2 8 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 55 (50.00%) Finance
2 27 (24.55%) Retail
3 26 (23.64%) Banking
4 6 (5.45%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Law
6 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Analyst
2 27 (24.55%) Developer
3 20 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) Business Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Consultant
5 10 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Data Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) SAS Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Lead Test Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Test Analyst
7 8 (7.27%) Data Scientist
7 8 (7.27%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Oracle BI Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) .NET
2 7 (6.36%) MSMQ
3 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.73%) J2EE
5 2 (1.82%) jQuery
5 2 (1.82%) HTML5
5 2 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.82%) CSS
5 2 (1.82%) Web Services
5 2 (1.82%) HTML
6 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.55%) Mathematics
3 11 (10.00%) Statistics
4 8 (7.27%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (6.36%) Algorithms
5 7 (6.36%) Visualisation
6 6 (5.45%) Credit Risk
7 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.82%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.82%) User Experience
8 2 (1.82%) Economics
9 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.91%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.91%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.91%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.73%) UNIX
2 8 (7.27%) Windows
3 1 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (26.36%) Analytics
3 24 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.82%) SDLC
5 12 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (10.91%) Web Development
6 10 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
7 9 (8.18%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (7.27%) Data Protection
8 8 (7.27%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.55%) CRM
9 5 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.55%) Migration
9 5 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (4.55%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (4.55%) High Availability
9 5 (4.55%) Data Analytics
9 5 (4.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 73 (66.36%) SQL
2 19 (17.27%) PL/SQL
3 11 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 10 (9.09%) R
5 8 (7.27%) Python
5 8 (7.27%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.36%) C++
7 6 (5.45%) VBA
8 5 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.64%) Java
10 2 (1.82%) SAS Macro
10 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) ISEB
3 4 (3.64%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.73%) CCNP
4 3 (2.73%) CCNA
4 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.91%) PhD
5 1 (0.91%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) Basel II
2 8 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.73%) COREP
4 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 40 (36.36%) Business Objects
2 39 (35.45%) Oracle
3 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.27%) VMware
5 5 (4.55%) Teradata
6 3 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.73%) Cisco
7 2 (1.82%) Netezza
7 2 (1.82%) Tableau
7 2 (1.82%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.82%) Cognos
7 2 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (0.91%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.91%) IBM
8 1 (0.91%) Informatica
8 1 (0.91%) Alterian
8 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.91%) DataFlux
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car, 20% bonus, pension + health
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Ashton Consulting (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus/Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40 - £41 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus+Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Cash Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30218 - £33772 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40 - £41 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40 - £41 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £33935 - £43361 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago