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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 202 189 173
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAS 49 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.66% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.77% 3.26% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 32
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% -26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £28,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -5.94%
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
1300 1227 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.74% 20.17% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1044 797
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,534 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Bristol -6 17 £37,500 +22.95% 18
Gloucestershire -13 13 £30,000 -10.44% 4
Dorset +1 12 - -
Wiltshire -4 5 £46,000 +12.19% 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 93 (75.61%) SQL
2 66 (53.66%) Finance
3 60 (48.78%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (47.97%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (35.77%) BusinessObjects
6 42 (34.15%) Oracle
7 37 (30.08%) Analytics
8 36 (29.27%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (26.83%) Retail
10 26 (21.14%) Degree
11 22 (17.89%) Banking
11 22 (17.89%) Mathematics
11 22 (17.89%) Base SAS
11 22 (17.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
13 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
13 18 (14.63%) Statistics
14 17 (13.82%) PL/SQL
15 16 (13.01%) UNIX
15 16 (13.01%) MS Excel
16 14 (11.38%) Data Analysis
17 13 (10.57%) Web Development
17 13 (10.57%) Relational Database
18 12 (9.76%) Basel II
18 12 (9.76%) SPSS
19 11 (8.94%) Windows
19 11 (8.94%) Dimensional Modelling
19 11 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
20 10 (8.13%) R
20 10 (8.13%) Statistical Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.76%) SPSS
3 8 (6.50%) MS Office
4 4 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project
5 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.81%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) Firewall
2 3 (2.44%) VPN
3 2 (1.63%) SAN
3 2 (1.63%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.63%) NAS
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) LAN
4 1 (0.81%) DHCP
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.77%) BusinessObjects
2 36 (29.27%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (17.89%) Base SAS
4 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
5 13 (10.57%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 8 (6.50%) Data Mining
8 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.25%) OLAP
10 4 (3.25%) QlikView
11 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.44%) DB2
11 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (1.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Visual Studio
1 10 (8.13%) Toad
2 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (53.66%) Finance
2 33 (26.83%) Retail
3 22 (17.89%) Banking
4 9 (7.32%) Marketing
5 3 (2.44%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Billing
7 1 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 55 (44.72%) Analyst
2 35 (28.46%) Developer
3 23 (18.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 13 (10.57%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Business Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (8.13%) Data Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (8.13%) MI Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) Lead Test Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.50%) Oracle BI Developer
10 7 (5.69%) SAS Developer
10 7 (5.69%) SAS Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (4.88%) Consultant
11 6 (4.88%) Data Scientist
12 5 (4.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.32%) .NET
2 6 (4.88%) MSMQ
3 3 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (2.44%) XML
4 2 (1.63%) HTML
4 2 (1.63%) CSS
4 2 (1.63%) Web Services
4 2 (1.63%) jQuery
4 2 (1.63%) HTML5
4 2 (1.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.81%) J2EE
5 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.81%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 59 (47.97%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (17.89%) Mathematics
3 18 (14.63%) Statistics
4 8 (6.50%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.69%) Visualisation
5 7 (5.69%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.88%) Credit Risk
6 6 (4.88%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.25%) Data Extraction
8 3 (2.44%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.44%) SWIFT
8 3 (2.44%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.44%) Equities
8 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.63%) Economics
9 2 (1.63%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.63%) User Experience
10 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.01%) UNIX
2 11 (8.94%) Windows
3 7 (5.69%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.78%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (30.08%) Analytics
3 22 (17.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (11.38%) Data Analysis
5 13 (10.57%) Web Development
6 11 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (8.94%) Dimensional Modelling
7 10 (8.13%) Statistical Modelling
7 10 (8.13%) Statistical Analysis
8 9 (7.32%) Data Management
8 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.50%) SDLC
9 8 (6.50%) Test Scripting
9 8 (6.50%) Migration
10 7 (5.69%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.69%) Coaching
10 7 (5.69%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.25%) Predictive Modelling
11 4 (3.25%) ETL
11 4 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 93 (75.61%) SQL
2 17 (13.82%) PL/SQL
3 10 (8.13%) VBA
3 10 (8.13%) R
4 8 (6.50%) Python
4 8 (6.50%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.69%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.88%) C
7 5 (4.07%) SAS Macro
8 3 (2.44%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.44%) C#
8 3 (2.44%) C++
8 3 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.44%) Perl
9 2 (1.63%) Java
10 1 (0.81%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 26 (21.14%) Degree
2 9 (7.32%) ISEB
3 4 (3.25%) SAS Certification
4 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.44%) CCNP
4 3 (2.44%) CCNA
5 2 (1.63%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.63%) PhD
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) Basel II
2 7 (5.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.44%) COREP
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 42 (34.15%) Oracle
2 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.25%) VMware
3 4 (3.25%) Tableau
4 3 (2.44%) Remedy
4 3 (2.44%) Sybase
4 3 (2.44%) SAP
4 3 (2.44%) Cognos
4 3 (2.44%) Cisco
5 2 (1.63%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.63%) Netezza
5 2 (1.63%) Teradata
5 2 (1.63%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.81%) Twitter
6 1 (0.81%) Talend
6 1 (0.81%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.81%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.81%) Omniture
6 1 (0.81%) Google
6 1 (0.81%) DataFlux
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HEFCE
Salary: From £44,640 to £51,336 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
HEFCE
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £41038 - £45865 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
AXA
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
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Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £41000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £59000 - £73000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago