The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 97 95 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAS 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.73% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 4.12% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 6
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £36,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
237 243 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.22% 17.70% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 210 224 202
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -3 3 £37,500 +7.14%
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SAS.

1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (33.33%) R
5 5 (27.78%) Games
5 5 (27.78%) French Language
5 5 (27.78%) Italian Language
5 5 (27.78%) Portuguese Language
5 5 (27.78%) Spanish Language
5 5 (27.78%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
7 2 (11.11%) SNMP
7 2 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.11%) SPSS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) QlikView
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) French Language
1 5 (27.78%) Games
1 5 (27.78%) Italian Language
1 5 (27.78%) Portuguese Language
1 5 (27.78%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analytics Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Data Modeller
1 5 (27.78%) Pricing Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modeller
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Insight Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Insight Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Lucene
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Segmentation
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Research
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) R
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Macro
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) AppManager
1 2 (11.11%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) NetIQ
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.56%) Netezza
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata