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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 192 186 150
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -36
Permanent jobs citing SAS 48 43 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.70% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.52% 3.37% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 49
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.11% -
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
1364 1275 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.21% 20.75% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1087 829
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,371 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,280 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -4 17 £35,000 +6.06% 3
Bristol -2 15 £40,000 -1.23% 9
Dorset +2 8 - -
Wiltshire -9 5 £46,000 +6.97%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 92 (71.88%) SQL
2 70 (54.69%) Finance
3 62 (48.44%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (44.53%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (35.94%) BusinessObjects
5 46 (35.94%) Oracle
6 37 (28.91%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (27.34%) Retail
8 33 (25.78%) Analytics
9 28 (21.88%) Degree
9 28 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (20.31%) Banking
11 25 (19.53%) Base SAS
12 22 (17.19%) PL/SQL
13 20 (15.63%) UNIX
14 19 (14.84%) SQL Server
15 17 (13.28%) Mathematics
15 17 (13.28%) Relational Database
16 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
16 16 (12.50%) Microsoft
17 15 (11.72%) Web Development
18 14 (10.94%) Statistics
18 14 (10.94%) Data Analysis
18 14 (10.94%) .NET
18 14 (10.94%) Basel II
19 13 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
20 12 (9.38%) VB.NET
20 12 (9.38%) SPSS
20 12 (9.38%) SDLC
21 11 (8.59%) Toad

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (5.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.78%) Lync
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.38%) SPSS
3 7 (5.47%) MS Office
4 5 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) SAN
1 5 (3.91%) iSCSI
1 5 (3.91%) NAS
2 4 (3.13%) Firewall
3 3 (2.34%) VPN
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (35.94%) BusinessObjects
2 37 (28.91%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (19.53%) Base SAS
4 19 (14.84%) SQL Server
5 17 (13.28%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 7 (5.47%) BusinessObjects XI
7 7 (5.47%) Data Mining
8 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.13%) OLAP
11 3 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.34%) DB2
11 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.34%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (1.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (8.59%) Visual Studio
1 11 (8.59%) Toad
2 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 70 (54.69%) Finance
2 35 (27.34%) Retail
3 26 (20.31%) Banking
4 5 (3.91%) Marketing
5 3 (2.34%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (47.66%) Analyst
2 34 (26.56%) Developer
3 24 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 13 (10.16%) Business Developer
4 13 (10.16%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 12 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.59%) SAS Analyst
6 11 (8.59%) MI Analyst
7 10 (7.81%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Oracle BI Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Lead Test Analyst
8 9 (7.03%) Consultant
8 9 (7.03%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) SAS Data Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) Data Scientist
10 7 (5.47%) Senior Test Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) .NET
2 7 (5.47%) MSMQ
3 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.34%) XML
5 2 (1.56%) HTML
5 2 (1.56%) CSS
5 2 (1.56%) Web Services
5 2 (1.56%) J2EE
5 2 (1.56%) jQuery
5 2 (1.56%) HTML5
5 2 (1.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.78%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 62 (48.44%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.28%) Mathematics
3 14 (10.94%) Statistics
4 9 (7.03%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (5.47%) Algorithms
6 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.69%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.69%) Credit Risk
6 6 (4.69%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.13%) Data Extraction
8 3 (2.34%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.34%) SWIFT
8 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.34%) Equities
8 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.56%) Economics
9 2 (1.56%) User Experience
10 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) UNIX
2 9 (7.03%) Windows
3 7 (5.47%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.53%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (25.78%) Analytics
3 28 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (11.72%) Web Development
5 14 (10.94%) Data Analysis
6 13 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (9.38%) SDLC
8 11 (8.59%) Statistical Modelling
8 11 (8.59%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (7.03%) Data Protection
9 9 (7.03%) Data Management
9 9 (7.03%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.25%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.25%) Migration
11 7 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.47%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.47%) Coaching
12 6 (4.69%) Statistical Analysis
13 5 (3.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (3.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 92 (71.88%) SQL
2 22 (17.19%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.38%) VB.NET
4 10 (7.81%) VBA
5 9 (7.03%) R
6 8 (6.25%) Python
6 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.91%) C++
7 5 (3.91%) SAS Macro
8 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.13%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.34%) Java
9 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.34%) Perl
9 3 (2.34%) C#
10 2 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (21.88%) Degree
2 9 (7.03%) ISEB
3 4 (3.13%) SAS Certification
4 3 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.34%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.34%) CCNP
4 3 (2.34%) CCNA
5 2 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) PhD
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) Basel II
2 9 (7.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.34%) COREP
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.91%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (35.94%) Oracle
2 16 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.47%) VMware
4 6 (4.69%) Teradata
5 3 (2.34%) Cisco
5 3 (2.34%) Sybase
5 3 (2.34%) SAP
5 3 (2.34%) Tableau
6 2 (1.56%) Netezza
6 2 (1.56%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.56%) Cognos
6 2 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.78%) Remedy
7 1 (0.78%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.78%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.78%) Omniture
7 1 (0.78%) Google
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) Adobe
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £39 - £40 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Award winning benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + generous benefit package + progression
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