The table below looks at the statistics for 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 SAS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 190 149 163
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAS 28 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 1.12% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.54% 6.31% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 31
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £35,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £46,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +10.84%
SAS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1102 982 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.91% 17.66% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 930 849 847
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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 SAS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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 -22 15 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Warwickshire +15 5 £33,000 -54.48%
Solihull -5 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Staffordshire -8 1 £31,500 -22.22%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (45.24%) Base SAS
2 17 (40.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 16 (38.10%) Oracle
3 16 (38.10%) Finance
4 15 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 13 (30.95%) SQL
6 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (28.57%) UNIX
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
9 10 (23.81%) ETL
10 8 (19.05%) Windows
10 8 (19.05%) Business Objects
10 8 (19.05%) Analytics
11 7 (16.67%) Mainframe
11 7 (16.67%) OLAP
11 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
12 6 (14.29%) .NET
12 6 (14.29%) SPSS
12 6 (14.29%) Migration
12 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
12 6 (14.29%) Data Integration
12 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
12 6 (14.29%) Change Control
13 5 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology
13 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
13 5 (11.90%) SLA
13 5 (11.90%) Solaris
13 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) SPSS
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) Stata
3 2 (4.76%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) Base SAS
2 17 (40.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 14 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 13 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
6 7 (16.67%) OLAP
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
8 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
10 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.76%) DB2
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.38%) Big Data
11 1 (2.38%) DTS
11 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.38%) MS Access
11 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.76%) Toad
3 1 (2.38%) ERwin
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Publishing
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) SAS Developer
3 7 (16.67%) SAS Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Mainframe Operator
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Data Manager
6 2 (4.76%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (2.38%) SAS BI Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) ISPF
2 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.14%) WinForms
3 3 (7.14%) WCF
3 3 (7.14%) WF
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) Ajax
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 6 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 4 (9.52%) Data Extraction
4 3 (7.14%) Statistics
5 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.76%) AS400
5 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.38%) Economics
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) UNIX
2 8 (19.05%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 2 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (23.81%) ETL
3 8 (19.05%) Analytics
4 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 6 (14.29%) Migration
5 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.29%) Change Control
6 5 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Data Security
8 3 (7.14%) Release Management
8 3 (7.14%) Propensity Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Data Management
9 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Information Management
9 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) JCL
3 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.14%) VB
3 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (2.38%) R
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) VB6
5 1 (2.38%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SAS Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (11.90%) SLA
3 2 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (9.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Business Objects
3 5 (11.90%) Axway
4 4 (9.52%) IBM
4 4 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) Intel
4 4 (9.52%) Lotus
4 4 (9.52%) VMware
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) DataFlux
6 2 (4.76%) Omniture
6 2 (4.76%) DoubleClick
6 2 (4.76%) Google
6 2 (4.76%) JBoss
6 2 (4.76%) Infragistics
7 1 (2.38%) Teradata
West Midlands
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wythall, Birmingham
Trinity
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago