Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 260 281
Rank change year-on-year +47 +21 +42
Permanent jobs citing SAS 199 166 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.30% 0.91% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.34% 5.71% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 174 118 99
Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +8.97% -8.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,350 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,375 £68,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% - -5.15%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2386 2905 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.59% 15.95% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1964 2281 2414
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,100
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the Midlands

SAS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for SAS in the Midlands

SAS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in the Midlands

SAS
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +74 146 £41,500 +2.47%
East Midlands +3 45 £40,000 -9.09% 1
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SAS.

1 135 (67.84%) SQL
2 94 (47.24%) Analytics
3 86 (43.22%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (32.16%) Tableau
5 63 (31.66%) Finance
6 57 (28.64%) Marketing
7 53 (26.63%) Base SAS
8 50 (25.13%) Microsoft Excel
9 47 (23.62%) Visualisation
10 46 (23.12%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (20.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 36 (18.09%) Visual Analytics
12 36 (18.09%) SAS Visual Analytics
13 35 (17.59%) Banking
14 34 (17.09%) ProC
14 34 (17.09%) PROC SQL
15 33 (16.58%) Infrastructure Management
16 29 (14.57%) R
16 29 (14.57%) QlikView
17 28 (14.07%) Data Visualisation
17 28 (14.07%) Actionable Insight
18 27 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
19 25 (12.56%) Python
20 24 (12.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 23 (11.56%) Customer Insight
22 22 (11.06%) BusinessObjects
22 22 (11.06%) Mentoring
23 20 (10.05%) SPSS
23 20 (10.05%) Project Management
24 19 (9.55%) MS Visio

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) Confluence
2 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (25.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (12.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (10.05%) SPSS
4 19 (9.55%) MS Visio
5 15 (7.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.50%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.63%) Base SAS
2 40 (20.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 36 (18.09%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 29 (14.57%) QlikView
5 22 (11.06%) BusinessObjects
6 18 (9.05%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (8.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 17 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (8.04%) Data Mart
9 12 (6.03%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 12 (6.03%) SQL Server
10 9 (4.52%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.52%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.52%) SAP Data Services
11 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (3.02%) SAP BW
13 5 (2.51%) Power BI
13 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (17.09%) ProC
2 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 63 (31.66%) Finance
2 57 (28.64%) Marketing
3 35 (17.59%) Banking
4 16 (8.04%) Retail
5 4 (2.01%) Automotive
6 2 (1.01%) Back Office
6 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 94 (47.24%) Analyst
2 41 (20.60%) Consultant
3 33 (16.58%) SAS Consultant
4 31 (15.58%) Developer
5 25 (12.56%) SAS Analyst
6 20 (10.05%) SAS Developer
7 18 (9.05%) Marketing Analyst
7 18 (9.05%) Report Analyst
8 17 (8.54%) Analytics Consultant
8 17 (8.54%) Senior Consultant
8 17 (8.54%) Visual Analytics Consultant
9 16 (8.04%) Senior SAS Consultant
10 14 (7.04%) Data Analyst
10 14 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.53%) Insight Analyst
12 8 (4.02%) Analytics Manager
13 7 (3.52%) Business Consultant
13 7 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 7 (3.52%) Data Manager
13 7 (3.52%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.02%) HTML
2 7 (3.52%) CSS
3 3 (1.51%) .NET
3 3 (1.51%) Web Services
4 1 (0.50%) HTML5
4 1 (0.50%) ISPF
4 1 (0.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 86 (43.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.54%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.52%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.50%) Fintech
6 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.02%) Windows
2 7 (3.52%) Linux
2 7 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.51%) Unix
3 5 (2.51%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.51%) Android
4 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (47.24%) Analytics
2 47 (23.62%) Visualisation
3 46 (23.12%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (18.09%) Visual Analytics
5 33 (16.58%) Infrastructure Management
6 28 (14.07%) Actionable Insight
6 28 (14.07%) Data Visualisation
7 27 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (11.56%) Customer Insight
9 22 (11.06%) Mentoring
10 20 (10.05%) Project Management
11 18 (9.05%) Data Management
11 18 (9.05%) ETL
12 16 (8.04%) Actionable Customer Insight
12 16 (8.04%) People Management
13 14 (7.04%) Data Analytics
13 14 (7.04%) Statistics
13 14 (7.04%) Time Management
14 13 (6.53%) Validation
15 12 (6.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 135 (67.84%) SQL
2 34 (17.09%) PROC SQL
3 29 (14.57%) R
4 25 (12.56%) Python
5 16 (8.04%) SAS Macro
6 15 (7.54%) VBA
7 6 (3.02%) C
8 5 (2.51%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 5 (2.51%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.01%) Java
10 3 (1.51%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.50%) C++
11 1 (0.50%) HiveQL
11 1 (0.50%) JCL
11 1 (0.50%) Korn
11 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.54%) SAS Certification
2 11 (5.53%) Degree
3 6 (3.02%) PhD
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.50%) PMO
2 1 (0.50%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (0.50%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 64 (32.16%) Tableau
2 14 (7.04%) SAP
3 13 (6.53%) Oracle
4 12 (6.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.52%) Cognos
6 7 (3.52%) Jaspersoft
6 7 (3.52%) Logi
6 7 (3.52%) Logi Analytics
7 5 (2.51%) IBM
8 4 (2.01%) Netezza
9 3 (1.51%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.01%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.01%) Google
10 2 (1.01%) Informatica
10 2 (1.01%) Intel
11 1 (0.50%) Capita
11 1 (0.50%) Lotus
11 1 (0.50%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.50%) Teradata
11 1 (0.50%) VMware