The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 64 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAS 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 2.29% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.59% 9.63% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
SAS
Hertfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
170 135 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.42% 23.81% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 130 112 64
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SAS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SAS Salary Trend in Watford

SAS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft