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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 70 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAS 33 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.62% 1.22% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.60% 7.00% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 16
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,322 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
226 243 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.92% 17.48% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 185 206 206
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,050 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £40,000
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 October 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 October 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 +24 32 £37,500 +7.14% 5
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Statistics
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) ETL
4 11 (25.58%) Marketing
4 11 (25.58%) Analytics
5 10 (23.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 10 (23.26%) Statistical Modelling
5 10 (23.26%) Base SAS
5 10 (23.26%) Visualisation
5 10 (23.26%) SPSS
5 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
8 7 (16.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
8 7 (16.28%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.95%) R
9 6 (13.95%) Data Mining
9 6 (13.95%) OLAP
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle
10 5 (11.63%) AS400
10 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.63%) Credit Risk
11 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
11 4 (9.30%) Statistical Analysis
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (6.98%) Pay per click

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (23.26%) SPSS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) VPN
1 1 (2.33%) MPLS
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) SSL
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 10 (23.26%) Base SAS
1 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (16.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 6 (13.95%) Data Mining
3 6 (13.95%) OLAP
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) Marketing
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Software Programmer
2 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Programmer
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Marketing Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) SAS Developer
5 3 (6.98%) ETL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) SAS BI Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Statistical Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Statistics
2 10 (23.26%) Visualisation
3 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
4 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (11.63%) AS400
5 5 (11.63%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ETL
1 11 (25.58%) Analytics
2 10 (23.26%) Statistical Modelling
3 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
5 7 (16.28%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Pay per click
7 3 (6.98%) Web Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Campaign Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
7 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.65%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (4.65%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
8 2 (4.65%) Marketing Intelligence
9 1 (2.33%) Migration
9 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) R
3 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CCNA
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Juniper
2 1 (2.33%) Teradata
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and SAS Certs
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits & Pension
Posted: 27 days ago