The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 193 151 133
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAS 38 60 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 1.15% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.00% 6.13% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 73
Average salary £34,500 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.40% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £82,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1268 979 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.68% 18.82% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 823 917
Average salary £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,758 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £47,000 £53,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SAS
England

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 1 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 1 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 +2 12 £29,000 - 2
Wiltshire -16 9 £43,000 -21.81% 3
Gloucestershire -5 7 £33,000 -25.84% 1
Bristol -17 4 £36,875 -26.25% 8
Somerset -21 2 £55,000 +22.22%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 63 (57.80%) SQL
2 44 (40.37%) Finance
3 41 (37.61%) Marketing
4 40 (36.70%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (33.94%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (26.61%) Analytics
7 26 (23.85%) SPSS
8 25 (22.94%) Business Objects
8 25 (22.94%) Oracle
8 25 (22.94%) Degree
9 22 (20.18%) Retail
10 21 (19.27%) Data Management
11 18 (16.51%) Teradata
11 18 (16.51%) Credit Risk
12 15 (13.76%) SQL Server
13 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
13 14 (12.84%) Management Information System
14 13 (11.93%) Information Management
14 13 (11.93%) Data Analysis
14 13 (11.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (11.93%) Mathematics
15 12 (11.01%) Base SAS
15 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (11.01%) .NET
15 12 (11.01%) PL/SQL
16 11 (10.09%) VB
16 11 (10.09%) Cognos
16 11 (10.09%) Statistics
16 11 (10.09%) Financial Institution
17 10 (9.17%) Banking

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (1.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (23.85%) SPSS
2 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
3 9 (8.26%) MS Office
4 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.75%) FastStats
6 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) FTP
1 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.59%) iSCSI
1 5 (4.59%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (2.75%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.94%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (13.76%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (11.01%) Base SAS
4 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.26%) Data Mining
5 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (7.34%) QlikView
6 8 (7.34%) DB2
7 5 (4.59%) MS Access
8 4 (3.67%) Big Data
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.75%) Xcelsius
10 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.83%) Spotfire
10 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.83%) SQLPlus
10 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.83%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Toad
2 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (40.37%) Finance
2 41 (37.61%) Marketing
3 22 (20.18%) Retail
4 11 (10.09%) Financial Institution
5 10 (9.17%) Banking
6 7 (6.42%) Electronics
7 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.83%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (46.79%) Analyst
2 23 (21.10%) Data Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (11.01%) Consultant
6 11 (10.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (9.17%) Architect
8 8 (7.34%) Insight Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 6 (5.50%) Business Consultant
10 6 (5.50%) SAS Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) Data Manager
11 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Information Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Information Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Data Analytics Manager
12 4 (3.67%) Senior Insight Analyst
13 3 (2.75%) Technical Architect
13 3 (2.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.01%) .NET
2 5 (4.59%) HTML
2 5 (4.59%) REST
3 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.92%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.51%) Credit Risk
2 14 (12.84%) Management Information System
3 13 (11.93%) Mathematics
4 11 (10.09%) Statistics
5 9 (8.26%) Data Extraction
6 8 (7.34%) Reference Data
7 7 (6.42%) Data Integration
8 6 (5.50%) Blog
8 6 (5.50%) N-Tier
9 4 (3.67%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (2.75%) Physics
10 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.83%) DTV
12 1 (0.92%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) UNIX
2 5 (4.59%) Linux
3 4 (3.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (26.61%) Analytics
3 21 (19.27%) Data Management
4 13 (11.93%) Information Management
4 13 (11.93%) Data Analysis
5 9 (8.26%) Data Modelling
5 9 (8.26%) Customer Insight
5 9 (8.26%) Propensity Modelling
6 8 (7.34%) Master Data Management
6 8 (7.34%) Data Analytics
7 6 (5.50%) B2B
8 5 (4.59%) CHAID
8 5 (4.59%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.59%) Information Security
8 5 (4.59%) Scrum
8 5 (4.59%) Direct Marketing
8 5 (4.59%) Logistic Regression
8 5 (4.59%) Information Architecture
8 5 (4.59%) Metadata Management
8 5 (4.59%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (57.80%) SQL
2 12 (11.01%) PL/SQL
3 11 (10.09%) VB
4 6 (5.50%) PHP
5 5 (4.59%) C
5 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.59%) Embedded C
5 5 (4.59%) Lua
6 4 (3.67%) R
6 4 (3.67%) SAS Macro
7 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.83%) VBA
8 2 (1.83%) Python
9 1 (0.92%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 25 (22.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) HNC
2 2 (1.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.75%) Basel II
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (22.94%) Business Objects
1 25 (22.94%) Oracle
2 18 (16.51%) Teradata
3 11 (10.09%) Cognos
4 8 (7.34%) Tableau
5 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.50%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (5.50%) IBM
7 5 (4.59%) SAP
7 5 (4.59%) Unisys
8 3 (2.75%) VMware
9 2 (1.83%) Unica
9 2 (1.83%) Alterian
10 1 (0.92%) Trillium
10 1 (0.92%) Netezza
10 1 (0.92%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.92%) Lyris
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, 23days
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £460000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago