The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 83 115
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 5 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.39% 1.17% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.15% 7.18% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 4
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -58.49%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.75%  

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

Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 233 195 253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 18.27% 16.26% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 180 162 174
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing SAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Cheshire

SAS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SAS in Cheshire

SAS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in Cheshire

SAS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -5 3 £35,000 +32.07% 2
Knutsford - 2 - -
SAS
North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 8 (88.89%) R
2 6 (66.67%) SPSS
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Statistics
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) FastStats
4 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
4 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
4 4 (44.44%) Experimental Design
4 4 (44.44%) Neural Network
5 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) VBA
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 3 (33.33%) Decision Tree
5 3 (33.33%) Power BI
5 3 (33.33%) SAS EBI
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Tableau
6 2 (22.22%) Impala
6 2 (22.22%) Bayesian Methods

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) SPSS
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) FastStats
2 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Power BI
1 3 (33.33%) SAS EBI
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) Impala
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Statistical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Strategy Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
2 4 (44.44%) Experimental Design
2 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
2 4 (44.44%) Neural Network
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) Decision Tree
3 3 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Bayesian Methods
4 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Economics
4 2 (22.22%) Hidden Markov Model
4 2 (22.22%) Logistic Regression
4 2 (22.22%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) R
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (33.33%) Tableau
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Minitab
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago