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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 168 186 122
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -64
Permanent jobs citing SAS 40 5 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.12% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.94% 0.78% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 56
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,350 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1014 643 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.84% 15.64% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 872 536 863
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 0 17 £80,000 +77.77% 1
Coventry - 10 £33,750 -
Warwickshire - 9 £52,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 32 (39.02%) SQL
2 28 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (32.93%) Analytics
4 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (30.49%) Finance
4 25 (30.49%) Degree
5 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
6 23 (28.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 19 (23.17%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (20.73%) Statistical Analysis
9 16 (19.51%) R
9 16 (19.51%) Data Analytics
10 14 (17.07%) Data Analysis
10 14 (17.07%) Visualisation
11 13 (15.85%) QlikView
11 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
12 12 (14.63%) Cognos
12 12 (14.63%) Statistics
13 11 (13.41%) Oracle
13 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
13 11 (13.41%) IBM
13 11 (13.41%) Business Objects
13 11 (13.41%) MATLAB
14 10 (12.20%) Mainframe
14 10 (12.20%) UNIX
14 10 (12.20%) Marketing
14 10 (12.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 10 (12.20%) Data Protection
14 10 (12.20%) Base SAS
15 9 (10.98%) Big Data

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (9.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.32%) SPSS
3 5 (6.10%) MS Office
4 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (4.88%) Cognos Controller
1 4 (4.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 19 (23.17%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (15.85%) QlikView
4 10 (12.20%) Base SAS
4 10 (12.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 9 (10.98%) Big Data
6 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (7.32%) OLAP
6 6 (7.32%) Data Mining
7 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (4.88%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 4 (4.88%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.44%) Pentaho
10 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.44%) BODI
10 2 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 25 (30.49%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Marketing
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Local Government
6 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Analyst
2 15 (18.29%) Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Consultant
4 12 (14.63%) Data Scientist
5 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) Data Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) ETL Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Mainframe Operator
7 6 (7.32%) MI Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Business Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Business Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.66%) Data Manager
10 3 (3.66%) Insight Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Data Analytics Manager
11 2 (2.44%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) ISPF
2 2 (2.44%) CGI
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.07%) Visualisation
3 12 (14.63%) Statistics
4 10 (12.20%) Mainframe
5 6 (7.32%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (6.10%) Data Integration
7 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.88%) Credit Risk
7 4 (4.88%) AS400
8 2 (2.44%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.44%) Open Source
9 1 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.22%) Economics
9 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) UNIX
2 8 (9.76%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (32.93%) Analytics
3 17 (20.73%) Statistical Analysis
4 16 (19.51%) Data Analytics
5 14 (17.07%) Data Analysis
6 10 (12.20%) Data Protection
7 9 (10.98%) Data Management
7 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.98%) ETL
7 9 (10.98%) Bayesian Methods
7 9 (10.98%) Time Series Analysis
8 8 (9.76%) Migration
8 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
8 8 (9.76%) Release Management
9 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.32%) CRM
10 6 (7.32%) Asset Management
10 6 (7.32%) Use Case
10 6 (7.32%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (6.10%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) SQL
2 16 (19.51%) R
3 11 (13.41%) MATLAB
4 8 (9.76%) JCL
4 8 (9.76%) VB
5 4 (4.88%) VBA
6 2 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (1.22%) C#
7 1 (1.22%) Java
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (30.49%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) SLA
1 8 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) OpenView
1 8 (9.76%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.63%) Cognos
3 11 (13.41%) IBM
3 11 (13.41%) Oracle
3 11 (13.41%) Business Objects
4 8 (9.76%) HP
4 8 (9.76%) Intel
4 8 (9.76%) Lotus
4 8 (9.76%) VMware
4 8 (9.76%) Teradata
4 8 (9.76%) Tableau
5 6 (7.32%) Google
6 5 (6.10%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (4.88%) Cloudera
7 4 (4.88%) Informatica
8 2 (2.44%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.22%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (1.22%) Omniture
9 1 (1.22%) SAP
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £1 per annum + highly competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago