Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 100 105
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAS 12 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.80% 0.37% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.86% 1.91% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 12
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.19% +16.78% -4.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,625 £31,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £58,000 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £39,250 £41,750 £35,750
% change year-on-year -5.99% +16.78% -4.67%

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 South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 247 262 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.51% 19.15% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 229 220 278
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,100 £55,000 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in South Wales

SAS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for SAS in South Wales

SAS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in South Wales over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for SAS in South Wales

SAS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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
Cardiff +7 9 £38,750 -12.43%
Caerphilly - 2 £43,750 -
SAS
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SAS.

1 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Power BI
1 8 (66.67%) Power Platform
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Data Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (33.33%) SAS EBI
5 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Google
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) DB2
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) VBA
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Notepad++
1 1 (8.33%) SPSS
1 1 (8.33%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Power Platform
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Power BI
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (33.33%) SAS EBI
4 3 (25.00%) DB2
4 3 (25.00%) PowerPivot
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (8.33%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (8.33%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) XMLSpy
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Forecast Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Trainee
5 1 (8.33%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) Data Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) ETL Development
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (8.33%) Economics
7 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) R
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (16.67%) VMware