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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 176 183 150
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Permanent jobs citing SAS 43 9 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.18% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.92% 1.08% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 49
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -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
1097 831 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.64% 16.92% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 921 727 893
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 April 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 24 April 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
Warwickshire - 21 £50,000 -
Birmingham -1 15 £80,000 +45.45% 7
Coventry -18 2 £65,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £34,000 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (50.00%) Analytics
2 33 (44.59%) SQL
3 28 (37.84%) Degree
4 27 (36.49%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
4 27 (36.49%) R
5 24 (32.43%) Visualisation
6 23 (31.08%) QlikView
7 22 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (25.68%) Finance
9 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 17 (22.97%) IBM
11 16 (21.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 15 (20.27%) Statistical Analysis
12 15 (20.27%) Cognos
12 15 (20.27%) MATLAB
12 15 (20.27%) Big Data
12 15 (20.27%) Tableau
13 14 (18.92%) Data Analytics
14 13 (17.57%) SPSS
15 12 (16.22%) Oracle
15 12 (16.22%) Business Objects
15 12 (16.22%) Credit Risk
16 11 (14.86%) Data Analysis
16 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (14.86%) Bayesian Methods
16 11 (14.86%) Time Series Analysis
17 10 (13.51%) Cloudera
17 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
17 10 (13.51%) Teradata

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (10.81%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) SPSS
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
2 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) QlikView
2 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 16 (21.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 15 (20.27%) Big Data
5 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
6 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (10.81%) Pentaho
8 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (8.11%) OLAP
9 5 (6.76%) Data Mining
10 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
10 4 (5.41%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 4 (5.41%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (4.05%) BODI
11 3 (4.05%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Hudson
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Local Government
6 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Analyst
2 19 (25.68%) Data Scientist
3 18 (24.32%) Consultant
4 15 (20.27%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) Business Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) SAS BI Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Mainframe Operator
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Business Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.41%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Data Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Risk Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Data Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) ISPF
2 2 (2.70%) MDX
2 2 (2.70%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.70%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Visualisation
2 22 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (16.22%) Credit Risk
4 10 (13.51%) Mathematics
5 9 (12.16%) Statistics
6 8 (10.81%) Open Source
6 8 (10.81%) Mainframe
7 3 (4.05%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.70%) Physics
8 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.35%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 8 (10.81%) UNIX
3 2 (2.70%) MVS
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Analytics
2 27 (36.49%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (20.27%) Statistical Analysis
4 14 (18.92%) Data Analytics
5 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.86%) Data Analysis
5 11 (14.86%) Bayesian Methods
5 11 (14.86%) Time Series Analysis
6 9 (12.16%) Business Analytics
7 8 (10.81%) Asset Management
7 8 (10.81%) Incident Management
7 8 (10.81%) Use Case
7 8 (10.81%) Release Management
7 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.81%) Migration
8 7 (9.46%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (8.11%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (6.76%) Performance Management
11 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
11 4 (5.41%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) SQL
2 27 (36.49%) R
3 15 (20.27%) MATLAB
4 10 (13.51%) Python
5 8 (10.81%) JCL
6 2 (2.70%) VBA
6 2 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (1.35%) Java
7 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
1 8 (10.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) OpenView
1 8 (10.81%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.97%) IBM
3 15 (20.27%) Cognos
3 15 (20.27%) Tableau
4 12 (16.22%) Oracle
4 12 (16.22%) Business Objects
5 10 (13.51%) Cloudera
5 10 (13.51%) Teradata
6 9 (12.16%) Google
7 8 (10.81%) Lotus
7 8 (10.81%) VMware
7 8 (10.81%) HP
7 8 (10.81%) Intel
8 7 (9.46%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (6.76%) Informatica
10 3 (4.05%) Ab Initio
11 1 (1.35%) Omniture
11 1 (1.35%) Jaspersoft
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