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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 191 200 150
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -50
Permanent jobs citing SAS 49 27 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.51% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.95% 2.64% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 64
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +20.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £21,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1242 1021 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.97% 19.22% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 878 933
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Bristol +8 18 £30,250 -27.10% 3
Dorset +7 15 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Gloucestershire - 6 £38,750 -
Wiltshire -6 4 £42,250 +9.03% 5
Somerset -24 2 £53,750 +36.07% 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 57 (60.64%) SQL
2 47 (50.00%) Finance
3 45 (47.87%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (47.87%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (39.36%) Oracle
5 23 (24.47%) Business Objects
5 23 (24.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (24.47%) Base SAS
6 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (22.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (21.28%) Analytics
8 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
9 19 (20.21%) Degree
10 16 (17.02%) Data Analysis
11 14 (14.89%) Marketing
12 13 (13.83%) Retail
12 13 (13.83%) Teradata
13 11 (11.70%) Data Management
13 11 (11.70%) PL/SQL
13 11 (11.70%) SPSS
13 11 (11.70%) Information Management
14 10 (10.64%) .NET
14 10 (10.64%) Banking
15 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (9.57%) UNIX
15 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
15 9 (9.57%) Credit Risk
16 8 (8.51%) ETL
17 7 (7.45%) Financial Institution

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) SPSS
2 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.13%) FastStats
4 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) FTP
1 7 (7.45%) iSCSI
1 7 (7.45%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (47.87%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (24.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (24.47%) Base SAS
3 22 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (22.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.38%) Data Mining
7 5 (5.32%) MS Access
8 4 (4.26%) QlikView
9 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.19%) Big Data
9 3 (3.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (3.19%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (3.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (2.13%) DB2
10 2 (2.13%) SQLPlus
10 2 (2.13%) SAP BI
10 2 (2.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Toad
2 2 (2.13%) Selenium
2 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.13%) Gerrit
2 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.13%) TestLink
2 2 (2.13%) JUnit
2 2 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) ERwin
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Marketing
3 13 (13.83%) Retail
4 10 (10.64%) Banking
5 7 (7.45%) Financial Institution
6 6 (6.38%) Electronics
7 4 (4.26%) Advertising
8 2 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.13%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (53.19%) Analyst
2 16 (17.02%) Developer
2 16 (17.02%) Data Analyst
2 16 (17.02%) SAS Analyst
3 11 (11.70%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Consultant
6 7 (7.45%) Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) SAS Data Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.19%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.19%) SAS Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Information Architect
9 3 (3.19%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Oracle BI Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) .NET
2 7 (7.45%) REST
3 5 (5.32%) HTML
3 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.06%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) Credit Risk
3 7 (7.45%) Statistics
4 6 (6.38%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.32%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (5.32%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.26%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.19%) Physics
7 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.19%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.13%) Reference Data
8 2 (2.13%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.13%) Blog
9 1 (1.06%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) UNIX
2 7 (7.45%) Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (47.87%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (21.28%) Analytics
3 16 (17.02%) Data Analysis
4 11 (11.70%) Data Management
4 11 (11.70%) Information Management
5 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (8.51%) ETL
7 7 (7.45%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.32%) Scrum
9 5 (5.32%) Web Development
9 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.32%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (5.32%) Campaign Management
9 5 (5.32%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.26%) Master Data Management
10 4 (4.26%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.26%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.19%) Marketing Analytics
11 3 (3.19%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.64%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) PL/SQL
3 6 (6.38%) C
3 6 (6.38%) VB.NET
4 5 (5.32%) Embedded C
4 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.32%) R
4 5 (5.32%) Lua
5 4 (4.26%) VB
6 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.13%) PHP
7 2 (2.13%) Java
7 2 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) HNC
2 2 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (5.32%) Basel II
2 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.06%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 37 (39.36%) Oracle
2 23 (24.47%) Business Objects
3 13 (13.83%) Teradata
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.38%) Cognos
6 5 (5.32%) IBM
6 5 (5.32%) Tableau
7 3 (3.19%) SAP
8 2 (2.13%) Unisys
8 2 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.13%) Unica
8 2 (2.13%) Alterian
9 1 (1.06%) Lyris
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, 28 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, 23days
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago