Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 254 264
Rank change year-on-year +47 +10 -66
Permanent jobs citing SAS 166 98 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.26% 0.85% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.03% 5.00% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 131 97 53
North West median annual salary £48,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £48,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2361 1961 2445
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 17.89% 16.99% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1621 1891
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £22,425
90th Percentile £64,550 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the North West

SAS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SAS in the North West

SAS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the North West over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in the North West

SAS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Manchester +28 131 £50,000 +25.00% 12
Cheshire -12 18 £38,750 +46.23% 3
Merseyside +3 10 £50,000 -20.63% 1
Lancashire - 5 £30,000 - 1
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West region with a requirement for SAS.

1 111 (66.87%) Analytics
2 108 (65.06%) SQL
3 72 (43.37%) Finance
4 68 (40.96%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (30.12%) Banking
6 45 (27.11%) R
7 43 (25.90%) Microsoft
8 39 (23.49%) Oracle
8 39 (23.49%) Base SAS
8 39 (23.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 39 (23.49%) Visual Analytics
8 39 (23.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 36 (21.69%) Python
9 36 (21.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 34 (20.48%) SAS Macro
10 34 (20.48%) PROC SQL
10 34 (20.48%) Infrastructure Management
10 34 (20.48%) ProC
11 27 (16.27%) SPSS
11 27 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (15.66%) Marketing
13 25 (15.06%) Data Mining
13 25 (15.06%) Data Analytics
14 24 (14.46%) Retail
15 23 (13.86%) Hadoop
16 21 (12.65%) Machine Learning
16 21 (12.65%) People Management
17 19 (11.45%) Mathematics
17 19 (11.45%) Statistics

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (7.23%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.01%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (16.27%) SPSS
2 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.41%) S-PLUS
4 4 (2.41%) Stata
5 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.81%) FastStats
3 1 (0.60%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.60%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
1 6 (3.61%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) BGP
1 2 (1.20%) Firewall
1 2 (1.20%) VoIP
1 2 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.49%) Base SAS
1 39 (23.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 39 (23.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 36 (21.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 25 (15.06%) Data Mining
4 23 (13.86%) Hadoop
5 18 (10.84%) Big Data
6 17 (10.24%) SQL Server
7 14 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (7.23%) QlikView
9 11 (6.63%) Apache Hive
10 8 (4.82%) Relational Database
11 7 (4.22%) Power BI
11 7 (4.22%) Spotfire
12 6 (3.61%) NoSQL
12 6 (3.61%) Pentaho
13 5 (3.01%) DataStage
13 5 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (3.01%) SAS EBI
13 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (20.48%) ProC
2 4 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (2.41%) JIRA
2 4 (2.41%) Mocha
2 4 (2.41%) TestRail
2 4 (2.41%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 72 (43.37%) Finance
2 50 (30.12%) Banking
3 26 (15.66%) Marketing
4 24 (14.46%) Retail
5 6 (3.61%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.01%) Advertising
7 4 (2.41%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (31.33%) Consultant
2 43 (25.90%) Analyst
3 38 (22.89%) SAS Consultant
4 21 (12.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
5 17 (10.24%) Data Scientist
5 17 (10.24%) Senior Consultant
6 13 (7.83%) Data Analyst
6 13 (7.83%) Insight Analyst
7 12 (7.23%) Analytics Consultant
8 11 (6.63%) Senior SAS Consultant
9 9 (5.42%) Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 8 (4.82%) Data Consultant
10 8 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) Architect
12 6 (3.61%) Data Manager
12 6 (3.61%) MI Manager
12 6 (3.61%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
13 5 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 5 (3.01%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.61%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (2.41%) CSS
2 4 (2.41%) Ext JS
2 4 (2.41%) HTML
2 4 (2.41%) React
3 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (40.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.42%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.61%) Credit Risk
4 6 (3.61%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.41%) User Experience
6 3 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.60%) BBC
7 1 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.43%) Unix
2 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (66.87%) Analytics
2 50 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (23.49%) Visual Analytics
4 34 (20.48%) Infrastructure Management
5 27 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (15.06%) Data Analytics
7 21 (12.65%) Machine Learning
7 21 (12.65%) People Management
8 19 (11.45%) Mathematics
8 19 (11.45%) Statistics
9 18 (10.84%) Actionable Insight
10 17 (10.24%) Data Management
11 16 (9.64%) Data Analysis
12 15 (9.04%) Data Modelling
13 13 (7.83%) Project Management
14 12 (7.23%) Logistic Regression
14 12 (7.23%) Master Data Management
14 12 (7.23%) Risk Management
15 11 (6.63%) Mentoring
15 11 (6.63%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 108 (65.06%) SQL
2 45 (27.11%) R
3 36 (21.69%) Python
4 34 (20.48%) PROC SQL
4 34 (20.48%) SAS Macro
5 6 (3.61%) MATLAB
6 5 (3.01%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.41%) Java
8 1 (0.60%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (10.84%) Degree
2 6 (3.61%) PhD
3 5 (3.01%) SAS Certification
4 2 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.20%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (1.20%) IAS 39
2 2 (1.20%) IFRS
2 2 (1.20%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 43 (25.90%) Microsoft
2 39 (23.49%) Oracle
3 15 (9.04%) IBM
3 15 (9.04%) Informatica
3 15 (9.04%) Tableau
3 15 (9.04%) Teradata
4 8 (4.82%) Ab Initio
5 6 (3.61%) Cloudera
6 5 (3.01%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (3.01%) SAP
6 5 (3.01%) Trillium
7 4 (2.41%) Splunk
8 3 (1.81%) Cognos
8 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.20%) Cisco
9 2 (1.20%) DataFlux
9 2 (1.20%) Datanomic
9 2 (1.20%) Google
9 2 (1.20%) Juniper
9 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
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