Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 177 144
Rank change year-on-year +56 -33 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAS 70 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.91% 0.80% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.37% 5.42% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 42
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -9.37%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,775
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £66,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% -1.19% +1.82%

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 566 646 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.42% 14.83% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 454 491 589
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,625 £66,250 £66,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +2.63%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Birmingham

SAS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SAS in Birmingham

SAS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SAS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SAS.

1 42 (60.00%) Analytics
2 41 (58.57%) SQL
3 39 (55.71%) Finance
4 32 (45.71%) Banking
5 30 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
5 30 (42.86%) Visual Analytics
5 30 (42.86%) Base SAS
5 30 (42.86%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 20 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 20 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (24.29%) Tableau
7 17 (24.29%) QlikView
7 17 (24.29%) Visualisation
7 17 (24.29%) Project Management
8 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 14 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 14 (20.00%) PROC SQL
9 14 (20.00%) People Management
9 14 (20.00%) SAS Macro
9 14 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 14 (20.00%) ProC
10 13 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (15.71%) VBA
12 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (14.29%) Data Management
13 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.43%) R
14 7 (10.00%) Marketing
14 7 (10.00%) Microsoft

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.86%) Base SAS
1 30 (42.86%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 20 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 17 (24.29%) QlikView
4 14 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
6 6 (8.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.43%) Big Data
9 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) ProC
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (55.71%) Finance
2 32 (45.71%) Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (4.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Consultant
1 30 (42.86%) SAS Consultant
2 28 (40.00%) Analyst
3 16 (22.86%) Analytics Consultant
3 16 (22.86%) Visual Analytics Consultant
4 14 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 14 (20.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 8 (11.43%) Data Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Marketing Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Data Insight Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Insight Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Insight Data Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Cognos Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) Web Services
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.00%) Analytics
2 30 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 30 (42.86%) Visual Analytics
3 17 (24.29%) Project Management
3 17 (24.29%) Visualisation
4 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (20.00%) People Management
6 13 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (14.29%) Data Management
8 6 (8.57%) Logistics
8 6 (8.57%) Statistics
8 6 (8.57%) Validation
9 5 (7.14%) ETL
10 4 (5.71%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.29%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 41 (58.57%) SQL
2 14 (20.00%) PROC SQL
2 14 (20.00%) SAS Macro
3 11 (15.71%) VBA
4 8 (11.43%) R
5 3 (4.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 3 (4.29%) Java
5 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.29%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Tableau
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (5.71%) Cognos
5 3 (4.29%) Capita