The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
South East / Kent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 86 75
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 6 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.90% 0.21% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 1.23% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 24
Median salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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 Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 126 162 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 18.95% 17.20% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 110 133 249
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,300 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

SAS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SAS in Kent

SAS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Maidstone - 3 £42,500 -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for SAS.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Statistical Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Base SAS
2 4 (50.00%) R
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 3 (37.50%) Operations Research
3 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (12.50%) Moodle
1 1 (12.50%) Totara
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Base SAS
2 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Fraud Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Strategy Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modeller
3 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
3 1 (12.50%) e-Learning Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Research
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Linear Algebra
4 1 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) SAP