The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 192 144 156
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAS 18 72 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 1.29% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% 7.19% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 51 32
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £35,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1095 1002 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.35% 18.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 934 848 854
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SAS
England

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 1 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 1 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
(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 -31 10 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Warwickshire +14 3 £33,000 -51.11%
Staffordshire -4 2 £31,500 -12.50% 1
Solihull -4 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (30.00%) Analytics
5 8 (26.67%) Base SAS
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle
5 8 (26.67%) Business Objects
6 7 (23.33%) ETL
6 7 (23.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 6 (20.00%) Change Control
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) SPSS
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.67%) OLAP
8 5 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 4 (13.33%) Data Extraction
9 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
9 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
9 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (10.00%) Statistics
10 3 (10.00%) Degree

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) SPSS
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) PowerPivot
3 2 (6.67%) Stata
4 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (26.67%) Base SAS
3 7 (23.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (16.67%) OLAP
4 5 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
7 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (3.33%) DB2
8 1 (3.33%) DTS
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.33%) MS Access
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.67%) Toad
3 1 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) SAS Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Research Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) SAS Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) WCF
3 3 (10.00%) WF
3 3 (10.00%) WinForms
4 2 (6.67%) ISPF
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Extraction
1 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
1 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.00%) Statistics
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Economics
4 1 (3.33%) AS400
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (30.00%) Analytics
3 7 (23.33%) ETL
4 6 (20.00%) Change Control
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Data Security
6 3 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Market Research
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) VB
2 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.67%) VBA
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.67%) JCL
4 1 (3.33%) VB6
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) OpenView
1 2 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
1 8 (26.67%) Business Objects
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) Infragistics
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Intel
3 2 (6.67%) Lotus
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) DataFlux
3 2 (6.67%) Omniture
3 2 (6.67%) DoubleClick
3 2 (6.67%) Google
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham or Midlands
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago