The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 63 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.19% - 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
SAS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
93 62 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.35% 10.92% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 91 50 81
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,390 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SAS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Staffordshire region.

SAS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) Data Management
2 7 (63.64%) Business Objects
3 6 (54.55%) VB
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Statistical Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Statistics
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Base SAS
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
7 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (9.09%) Informatica
7 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
7 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (9.09%) DataStage

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) Base SAS
2 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) BODI
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) MI Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Statistics
1 6 (54.55%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Data Management
2 6 (54.55%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) VB
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio