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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 75 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAS 23 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.77% 1.75% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.43% 10.27% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 12
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +16.25%
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
244 224 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.73% 17.03% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 220 189 191
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 £25,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +11 22 £38,750 +15.67% 10
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (46.67%) SQL
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Marketing
3 9 (30.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 8 (26.67%) Analytics
5 7 (23.33%) Credit Risk
5 7 (23.33%) SPSS
6 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.67%) Statistics
7 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) ETL
8 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.33%) Base SAS
8 4 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (10.00%) Campaign Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (10.00%) R
9 3 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Web Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Pay per click
10 2 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
10 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (6.67%) Marketing Intelligence
10 2 (6.67%) Change Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (23.33%) SPSS
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
1 1 (3.33%) MPLS
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.33%) Base SAS
2 4 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.67%) OLAP
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Programmer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Marketing Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Marketing Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SAS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Statistical Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SAS Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) SAS BI Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Pricing Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Credit Risk
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.33%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 8 (26.67%) Analytics
3 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 3 (10.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Web Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Pay per click
5 3 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Marketing Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Customer Insight
7 1 (3.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) R
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) CDISC
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Juniper
1 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (3.33%) TOWER Software
1 1 (3.33%) Teradata
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