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 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 89 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAS 19 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.40% 1.25% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.36% 7.34% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 10
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +102.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,300 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
258 177 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.04% 16.99% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 227 139 196
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,981
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
South Wales -9 18 £35,000 -18.60% 7
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) Finance
3 16 (32.65%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (30.61%) Statistics
5 10 (20.41%) Visualisation
5 10 (20.41%) Analytics
5 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
5 10 (20.41%) ETL
5 10 (20.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.37%) MicroStrategy
6 9 (18.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (18.37%) Base SAS
7 8 (16.33%) R
7 8 (16.33%) Degree
7 8 (16.33%) SPSS
7 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.29%) Credit Risk
9 6 (12.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 6 (12.24%) Data Integration
9 6 (12.24%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (12.24%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (12.24%) OLAP
10 5 (10.20%) Retail
10 5 (10.20%) Marketing
11 4 (8.16%) Oracle OLAP

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
1 10 (20.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (16.33%) SPSS
3 4 (8.16%) EViews
4 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) MPLS
1 1 (2.04%) SSL
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) VPN
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 9 (18.37%) Base SAS
2 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 6 (12.24%) OLAP
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Software Programmer
2 10 (20.41%) Programmer
3 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) SAS Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Customer Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) SAS BI Developer
7 2 (4.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 2 (4.08%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Statistics
2 10 (20.41%) Visualisation
3 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (14.29%) Credit Risk
5 6 (12.24%) Data Integration
6 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
6 4 (8.16%) AS400
7 3 (6.12%) Economics
8 1 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (20.41%) Analytics
2 10 (20.41%) ETL
3 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.24%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (12.24%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Customer Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) Predictive Modelling
9 2 (4.08%) Change Control
9 2 (4.08%) Customer Insight
9 2 (4.08%) Business Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.08%) Change Management
10 1 (2.04%) ITIL
10 1 (2.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) R
3 4 (8.16%) C
3 4 (8.16%) C++
3 4 (8.16%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
4 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.04%) CCNA
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Basel II
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Juniper
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) TOWER Software
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