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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 216 183 171
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -12
Permanent jobs citing SAS 29 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.89% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.18% 3.99% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 50
Average salary £45,000 £35,200 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.84% -13.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,200 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +4.54%
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
1333 1302 1188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.23% 22.35% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1135 1055
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -4 11 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Dorset - 8 £62,500 -
Wiltshire -16 5 £37,500 -30.87% 4
Somerset -6 2 £58,750 +167.04%
Gloucestershire -23 1 £55,000 +57.81% 2
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (55.56%) SQL
2 37 (51.39%) Finance
3 35 (48.61%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (43.06%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (36.11%) Oracle
6 23 (31.94%) Base SAS
7 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (19.44%) Analytics
9 14 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (18.06%) Business Objects
11 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
13 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (12.50%) Marketing
15 8 (11.11%) SPSS
15 8 (11.11%) Banking
16 7 (9.72%) UNIX
16 7 (9.72%) ETL
16 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
16 7 (9.72%) Retail
16 7 (9.72%) Degree
17 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
17 6 (8.33%) Teradata
17 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
17 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
18 5 (6.94%) Data Mining
18 5 (6.94%) IBM
18 5 (6.94%) Financial Institution

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) SPSS
2 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Unica Affinium
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.78%) FTP
2 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.06%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (31.94%) Base SAS
3 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.94%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.56%) MS Access
8 3 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (4.17%) Star Schema
8 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (1.39%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.39%) DataStage
9 1 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) ERwin
2 2 (2.78%) Maven
2 2 (2.78%) Selenium
2 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.78%) Gerrit
2 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.78%) TestLink
2 2 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 37 (51.39%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Marketing
3 8 (11.11%) Banking
4 7 (9.72%) Retail
5 5 (6.94%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.17%) Advertising
7 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (63.89%) Analyst
2 16 (22.22%) SAS Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Data Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Information Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) SAS Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Insight Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Insight Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (2.78%) SAS Data Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
1 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.94%) Data Integration
3 5 (6.94%) Statistics
4 4 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.17%) Physics
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) UNIX
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (19.44%) Analytics
3 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
4 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.72%) ETL
6 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.94%) Information Management
7 5 (6.94%) Web Development
8 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.56%) Campaign Management
9 3 (4.17%) Data Virtualisation
9 3 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (4.17%) Test Strategy
9 3 (4.17%) Data Management
9 3 (4.17%) Data Architecture
9 3 (4.17%) CRM
9 3 (4.17%) Direct Marketing
10 2 (2.78%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) R
3 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
6 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (5.56%) Basel II
2 3 (4.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Oracle
2 13 (18.06%) Business Objects
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.33%) Teradata
5 5 (6.94%) IBM
6 3 (4.17%) Tableau
7 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.39%) VMware
7 1 (1.39%) Alterian
7 1 (1.39%) Netezza
7 1 (1.39%) Unica
7 1 (1.39%) SAP
7 1 (1.39%) Chordiant
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £40k + £5k bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Bristol
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Salary: 45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago