Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 42 43
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAS 1 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.33% 1.36% 3.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% 7.41% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 26
Chester median annual salary - £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.08% -37.65%
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% +60.38% -59.23%

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 Chester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 61 54 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 19.87% 18.31% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 62
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% -3.85%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Chester

SAS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for SAS in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for SAS.

1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) OSINT
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) OSINT
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA