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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 182 172 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -37
Permanent jobs citing SAS 40 43 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.84% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.27% 4.48% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 74
Average salary £32,750 £44,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.40% +32.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £48,555
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £46,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.43% +10.84%
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
1223 959 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.10% 18.66% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 812 899
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,534 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
Dorset +6 15 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Gloucestershire +6 10 £33,500 -25.13% 2
Wiltshire -11 8 £41,000 -28.69%
Bristol -7 4 £30,500 -64.11% 16
Somerset -22 1 £55,000 +27.16% 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 67 (68.37%) SQL
2 47 (47.96%) Finance
3 43 (43.88%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (32.65%) Oracle
6 27 (27.55%) Business Objects
7 26 (26.53%) Degree
8 24 (24.49%) Marketing
9 23 (23.47%) Analytics
10 22 (22.45%) SPSS
11 20 (20.41%) Retail
11 20 (20.41%) Data Management
12 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
12 17 (17.35%) Credit Risk
13 16 (16.33%) Teradata
14 15 (15.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (15.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (14.29%) PL/SQL
15 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 14 (14.29%) Management Information System
16 13 (13.27%) .NET
16 13 (13.27%) Mathematics
16 13 (13.27%) Information Management
16 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (11.22%) Data Analysis
17 11 (11.22%) VB
17 11 (11.22%) Cognos
17 11 (11.22%) Statistics
18 10 (10.20%) UNIX
18 10 (10.20%) Banking

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) SPSS
2 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.04%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.04%) FastStats
4 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) FTP
1 7 (7.14%) iSCSI
1 7 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (43.88%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (15.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (9.18%) Base SAS
5 9 (9.18%) Data Mining
6 8 (8.16%) DB2
6 8 (8.16%) QlikView
7 5 (5.10%) MS Access
8 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.04%) Big Data
9 2 (2.04%) Spotfire
9 2 (2.04%) SQLPlus
9 2 (2.04%) SAP BI
10 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Toad
2 2 (2.04%) Maven
2 2 (2.04%) Selenium
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) Gerrit
2 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (47.96%) Finance
2 24 (24.49%) Marketing
3 20 (20.41%) Retail
4 10 (10.20%) Banking
5 9 (9.18%) Financial Institution
6 7 (7.14%) Electronics
7 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.04%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (43.88%) Analyst
2 15 (15.31%) Developer
3 13 (13.27%) Consultant
4 12 (12.24%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Data Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 7 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) SAS Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Business Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Information Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Information Architect
10 3 (3.06%) Oracle BI Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Senior Insight Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) SAS Data Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Marketing Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) .NET
2 7 (7.14%) REST
3 5 (5.10%) HTML
3 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.02%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Credit Risk
2 14 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 13 (13.27%) Mathematics
4 11 (11.22%) Statistics
5 9 (9.18%) Data Extraction
6 7 (7.14%) Data Integration
7 6 (6.12%) Blog
7 6 (6.12%) N-Tier
8 5 (5.10%) Reference Data
9 4 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (4.08%) Visualisation
10 3 (3.06%) Physics
10 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
11 2 (2.04%) DTV
12 1 (1.02%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) UNIX
2 7 (7.14%) Linux
3 6 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (23.47%) Analytics
3 20 (20.41%) Data Management
4 13 (13.27%) Information Management
5 11 (11.22%) Data Analysis
6 8 (8.16%) Data Modelling
7 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.14%) Master Data Management
7 7 (7.14%) Customer Insight
8 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.10%) Scrum
9 5 (5.10%) Data Analytics
9 5 (5.10%) Information Architecture
9 5 (5.10%) Metadata Management
9 5 (5.10%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (5.10%) Campaign Management
10 4 (4.08%) Propensity Modelling
10 4 (4.08%) Predictive Modelling
10 4 (4.08%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 67 (68.37%) SQL
2 14 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 11 (11.22%) VB
4 6 (6.12%) VB.NET
4 6 (6.12%) C
4 6 (6.12%) PHP
5 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.10%) Lua
5 5 (5.10%) Embedded C
6 4 (4.08%) R
7 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.04%) SAS Macro
8 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.04%) Java
8 2 (2.04%) VBA
8 2 (2.04%) Python
9 1 (1.02%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 26 (26.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) HNC
2 2 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.08%) Basel II
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) Oracle
2 27 (27.55%) Business Objects
3 16 (16.33%) Teradata
4 11 (11.22%) Cognos
5 8 (8.16%) Tableau
6 7 (7.14%) IBM
6 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.12%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (5.10%) Unisys
9 4 (4.08%) SAP
10 3 (3.06%) VMware
11 2 (2.04%) Alterian
11 2 (2.04%) Unica
12 1 (1.02%) Lyris
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
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Salary: £50000 - £460000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Training & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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South West England
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Bristol
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Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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