The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 202 - 188
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 22 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% - 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.13% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 12
Average salary £37,500 - £41,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 - £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
Base SAS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1939 1594 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.75% 30.33% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1395 1447
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Base SAS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Base SAS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Base SAS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Base SAS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Base SAS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Base SAS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Base SAS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham - 14 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Base 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 Base SAS.

1 27 (100.00%) SAS
2 22 (81.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 18 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 16 (59.26%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (51.85%) ETL
5 14 (51.85%) Oracle
6 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
8 10 (37.04%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (33.33%) Data Integration
10 8 (29.63%) Data Security
11 7 (25.93%) UNIX
11 7 (25.93%) Change Control
12 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
12 6 (22.22%) AS400
12 6 (22.22%) Finance
12 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (18.52%) OLAP
13 5 (18.52%) SQL
13 5 (18.52%) Solaris
13 5 (18.52%) Axway
13 5 (18.52%) Data Management
13 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
13 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
14 4 (14.81%) SAS Certification
15 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
15 3 (11.11%) MS Excel

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Base 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 Base SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 18 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 16 (59.26%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
5 5 (18.52%) OLAP
6 2 (7.41%) DB2
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) SAS Developer
3 7 (25.93%) ETL Developer
4 6 (22.22%) SAS Administrator
4 6 (22.22%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAS BI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Business Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) AS400
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) UNIX
2 5 (18.52%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ETL
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
4 10 (37.04%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (29.63%) Data Security
6 7 (25.93%) Change Control
7 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (18.52%) Data Management
8 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
9 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) CRM
9 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 2 (7.41%) Analytics
11 1 (3.70%) Line Management
11 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
11 1 (3.70%) Migration
11 1 (3.70%) CHAID
11 1 (3.70%) Process Management
11 1 (3.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SAS Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Axway
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.70%) DataFlux