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

SAS System
England / North East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 83 77
Rank change year-on-year +20 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 10 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.77% 0.12% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.49% 0.66% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.16%  

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 87 151 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 15.43% 18.39% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 82 133 75
Median salary £35,000 £37,950 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% +8.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

SAS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SAS in the North East

SAS
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the North East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in the North East

SAS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Durham - 8 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear +22 2 £30,000 -20.00%
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for SAS.

1 10 (71.43%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Statistics
5 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
5 5 (35.71%) R
5 5 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
5 5 (35.71%) Tableau
6 4 (28.57%) Scorecard
6 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Economics
7 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
7 3 (21.43%) Validation
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) SAP HANA
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
8 2 (14.29%) Big Data
8 2 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
3 3 (21.43%) SAP HANA
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (14.29%) Lumira
4 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (14.29%) QlikView
5 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Insight Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Insight Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Insight Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Fraud Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Fraud Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) MI Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Analytics
2 7 (50.00%) Statistics
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Scorecard
5 3 (21.43%) Economics
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Econometrics
6 2 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 2 (14.29%) Operations Research
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Tableau
2 3 (21.43%) SAP