The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 82 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAS 17 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.30% 1.66% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.75% 9.40% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 7
Average salary £38,550 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,441 £25,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £46,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +10.84%
SAS
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
252 234 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.24% 17.67% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 225 202 199
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SAS Salary Trend in Wales

SAS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Wales

SAS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
South Wales +1 17 £38,550 +16.81% 5
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Marketing
4 10 (38.46%) Analytics
5 9 (34.62%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (26.92%) Credit Risk
6 7 (26.92%) SPSS
7 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
8 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Statistics
8 3 (11.54%) Banking
8 3 (11.54%) Web Analytics
8 3 (11.54%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Pay per click
8 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) R
8 3 (11.54%) Campaign Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
9 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
9 2 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (7.69%) CDISC
9 2 (7.69%) Business Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (7.69%) Base SAS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 7 (26.92%) SPSS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) MPLS
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Base SAS
2 2 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.85%) Welsh Language
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Marketing Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Head of Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SAS Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Statistical Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Credit Risk
2 3 (11.54%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) AS400
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Analytics
2 9 (34.62%) Statistical Modelling
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Web Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Pay per click
4 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) Campaign Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) R
3 2 (7.69%) VBA
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) CDISC
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper
2 1 (3.85%) Teradata
2 1 (3.85%) TOWER Software
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago