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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 171 152 159
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAS 51 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.98% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.82% 5.26% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 37
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1059 989 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.42% 18.60% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 893 861 750
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £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 24 October 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 24 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 -12 25 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Staffordshire 0 10 £30,000 -33.33%
Warwickshire +10 9 £33,000 -58.75%
Coventry -18 1 £45,000 +13.92% 2
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (38.57%) Base SAS
2 26 (37.14%) Finance
3 25 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (35.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 24 (34.29%) SQL
5 22 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (30.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 20 (28.57%) Oracle
8 19 (27.14%) UNIX
9 15 (21.43%) ETL
10 14 (20.00%) Mainframe
10 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.71%) Business Objects
12 11 (15.71%) Windows
12 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
12 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
12 11 (15.71%) Data Management
12 11 (15.71%) Migration
12 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
13 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 10 (14.29%) Statistics
13 10 (14.29%) SLA
14 9 (12.86%) IBM
14 9 (12.86%) OpenView
14 9 (12.86%) HP
14 9 (12.86%) Intel
14 9 (12.86%) JCL
14 9 (12.86%) Lotus

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (12.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) SPSS
3 3 (4.29%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) Stata
4 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (5.71%) Cognos Controller
1 4 (5.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.43%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) Base SAS
2 25 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (35.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 21 (30.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.14%) OLAP
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.86%) DB2
7 2 (2.86%) Big Data
7 2 (2.86%) QlikView
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.43%) DTS
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.43%) MS Access
8 1 (1.43%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Toad
2 1 (1.43%) ERwin
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Marketing
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) SAS Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Mainframe Operator
4 7 (10.00%) Administrator
4 7 (10.00%) ETL Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) SAS Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) MI Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Data Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.29%) SAS Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Data Analytics Manager
9 2 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
9 2 (2.86%) SAS BI Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) ISPF
2 4 (5.71%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.43%) Web Services
4 1 (1.43%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) WinForms
4 1 (1.43%) Ajax
4 1 (1.43%) WCF
4 1 (1.43%) WF
4 1 (1.43%) jQuery
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (14.29%) Statistics
4 9 (12.86%) Data Integration
5 6 (8.57%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (8.57%) AS400
6 4 (5.71%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.86%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.43%) Economics
8 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) UNIX
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (1.43%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (21.43%) ETL
3 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.71%) Data Management
4 11 (15.71%) Migration
5 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 10 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (12.86%) Analytics
7 8 (11.43%) Change Control
7 8 (11.43%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (11.43%) Release Management
7 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.43%) Data Security
8 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.57%) Data Protection
9 6 (8.57%) CRM
10 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.71%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.29%) SQL
2 9 (12.86%) VB
2 9 (12.86%) JCL
3 5 (7.14%) VBA
4 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.29%) R
6 1 (1.43%) C#
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.43%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 7 (10.00%) QA
2 7 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) OpenView
1 9 (12.86%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) Business Objects
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.86%) HP
3 9 (12.86%) Intel
3 9 (12.86%) Lotus
3 9 (12.86%) IBM
3 9 (12.86%) VMware
4 5 (7.14%) Teradata
4 5 (7.14%) Axway
4 5 (7.14%) Cognos
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.43%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.43%) Tableau
5 1 (1.43%) Omniture
5 1 (1.43%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.43%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension, Shares
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, Cash-Pot
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and SAS Certs
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago